Cruise Deal Roundup: September 2018 | TravelResearchOnline


Cruise Deal Roundup: September 2018

Those looking to make travel plans from now until November 2018 can take advantage of a few cruise deals provided by Seabourn, Holland America Line, Silversea, and Regent Seven Seas. Whether a percentage off a booking, a drink package, or a category upgrade, these deals are a great way for travelers to save money on their next voyages.

Crystal Cruises


Crystal Symphony anchored off Sicily. © 2010 Ralph Grizzle


Crystal Cruises is offering savings valued up to $2,000 per suite for those who book by October 31, 2018. Savings range from $400 per suite on Crystal Symphony’s December 2, 2018 sailing from Fort Lauderdale to New Orleans to $2,000 per suite on Symphony’s January 5, 2019 19-day New Orleans to Rio de Janeiro sailing.

Holland America Line

Holland America Line’s Explore4 promotion will end on November 19, 2018. This promotion presents guests with four offers aboard more than 600 cruises from 2018 through 2020.

The Explore4 promotion includes four offers:

  • Dinner at the Pinnacle Grill for two
  • A signature Beverage Package valued at US$1,400 per stateroom
  • Free or reduced fares for third and fourth guests in the same stateroom
  • 50 percent reduced deposits

*Suite bookings will also receive a US$200 shipboard credit

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Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Pool deck on Regent Seven Seas Explorer. © 2016 Ralph Grizzle


Regent Seven Seas Cruises has a range of promotions going on fleet-wide, including single supplement discounts, free Business Class airfare on Intercontinental flights, free land programs, free unlimited valet laundry, and more, on select voyages. There are also savings for combination cruises, and some itineraries with up to US$8,400 savings per suite.


Seabourn Odyssey docked in downtown Sete, France. © 2015 Ralph Grizzle


Seabourn’s Set Sail Event will run through November 13, 2018. The event applies to select cruise voyages throughout the fleet.

Seabourn Set Sail Event offers guests some or all of the benefits below, depending on the voyage: 

  • Complimentary Three Veranda Suite category upgrade
  • Complimentary 300-minute Internet package per person
  • Up to US$750 per person air credit
  • Up to US$500 per suite shipboard credit
  • 50 percent reduced deposit
  • Up to 15 percent savings on select Combination Cruises

Guests booking Penthouse or Premium Suites will also receive: 

  • Complimentary Unlimited Internet package per suite
  • Up to US$1,500 per person air credit
  • US$1,000 per suite shipboard credit

Silversea Cruises


Recently converted to an expedition vessel, Silversea’s Silver Cloud features Polar photographs and artwork in all suites. Photo © 2017 Aaron Saunders


Silversea has a multitude of savings offers for many different voyages, including Asia, Galapagos, Antarctica, Mediterranean, Alaska, and more. But perhaps the most notable offer from Seabourn is a 10 percent early booking bonus. Cruises must be booked and paid in full by October 31, 2018 to qualify for this offer.

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