Cruise Deals

Royal Caribbean offering free balcony upgrades on Bahamas, Caribbean & Bermuda cruises


Royal Caribbean is offering those that book a cruise in the month of August a balcony upgrade for the price of an oceanview cabin.  A balcony stateroom will be available for the price of an ocean-view room on most ships, and an ocean-view category for the price of an inside stateroom.

Royal Caribbean is calling the deal, "Upgrade Your View" and applies to new, individual bookings on three- to 10-night Bahamas, Caribbean and Bermuda cruises departing September 1, 2013 November 1, 2013 through April 30, 2014.  The deal is open to residents of North America and South America.

The free upgrade deal is available on Allure of the Seas, Oasis of the Seas, Freedom of the Seas, Liberty of the Seas, Independence of the Seas, Explorer of the Seas, Adventure of the Seas, Navigator of the Seas, Brilliance of the Seas, Jewel of the Seas and Serenade of the Seas.

Free upgrades to ocean-view rooms from inside cabins are available on Enchantment of the Seas, Grandeur of the Seas, Legend of the Seas and Majesty of the Seas.

UPDATE 8/1: Sale is for cruises departing November 1, 2013 through April 30, 2014.  As for price program UPG at time of booking.  

Royal Caribbean launches free drinks promotion for UK cruises


Royal Caribbean is launching a new promotion for cruises out of the United Kingdom called "Drinks on us!" that will begin on August 1, 2013.  

The new promotion offers a little something for everyone in the family.  For kids between the ages of 3 and 17 years old, they can enjoy free unlimited soda at all bars, lounges and restaurants.  Adults will enjoy free wine while you dive, with five complimentary bottles of wine per stateroom.

This offer is applicable on all sailings of seven nights or more traveling from the UK between May and October 2014.  

Royal Caribbean offering Christmas time cruise sale


Royal Caribbean kicked off a new cruise sale today, called the Holiday Cruise Sale, where guests can get up to $200 in onboard credit for sailings between December 18 - 31, 2013.

The sale begins today and is applicable on sailings of five nights or longer on any of its cruise ships.  The deal says if you book an inside or ocean view cabin during these dates, you will receive $100 in onboard credit.  If you book a balcony cabin or a suite, you will get $200 per cabin in onboard credit.

This new sale is applicable for all new individual bookings from customers in North and South America, and is not combinable with Crown & Anchor discounts, Royal Caribbean shareholder benefits and other promotional offers.

The sale ends on July 31.

Deal Alert: Royal Caribbean planning Super Saturday Sale for summer cruises


Royal Caribbean is planning a Super Saturday Sale on its summer cruises by offering up to $50 onboard credit on all July 1 through September 30 sailings. 

Only on Saturday, June 29, 2013, Royal Caribbean will offer vacationers who book a Royal Caribbean cruise on any sailings departing July 1 through September 30, 2013 $25 onboard credit per Interior and Oceanview stateroom, and $50 per Balcony stateroom and Suite-category stateroom. The Super Saturday Sale is applicable for all new individual U.S. and Canadian bookings.

For all deals on this sale, check out the Super Saturday Sale website or contact your travel agent.

Royal Caribbean announces 3 new cruise offers for families


Royal Caribbean is offering a trio of new offers aimed at families who are looking to cruise together.

Kids Tour Free in Europe

Families with children 12 and under who book a 2013 Europe cruise aboard Navigator of the Seas, Brilliance of the Seas or Serenade of the Seas can enjoy free shore excursion tours for children when two adults in their stateroom purchase the same tour during May 2013. For more information, please visit

Fall Upgrade Offer

Families that book a Royal Caribbean cruise to the Bahamas, Bermuda or the Caribbean, between May 1 through June 10, 2013 can book a balcony stateroom for the same price as an ocean view stateroom, or an ocean view stateroom for the price of an interior stateroom on sailings departing September 1 through December 15, 2013. For more information, please visit

Royal Incentive Rewards

Royal Caribbean is offering for a limited time to consumers, Royal Incentive Reward certificates, normally a turnkey incentive solution for businesses and organizations looking to improve company performance. Available for purchase through the cruise line’s valued travel agent partners from May 1 through June 14, 2013, Royal Incentive Rewards are pre-paid cruise certificates where recipients enjoy the freedom to travel at their convenience and have the ability to upgrade or transfer their certificate, or to gift a loved one. Once the recipient is ready to book a cruise, they simply call the Royal Incentive Rewards Desk, and the cruise line will handle the rest. For more information, please visit                                            

Royal Caribbean offering sale for 3rd and 4th guests


Royal Caribbean is looking to attract families by offering discounts on passengers staying in a cabin as the third or fourth person in the cabin.

For new U.S. and Canadian bookings made from April 10 through May 10, 2013 aboard select Royal Caribbean ships, the reduced third- and fourth-guest fares offer vacationers up to 50 percent savings for sailings departing on Sept. 1 through Dec. 31, 2013.

Reduced third- and fourth-guest fares start at $99 per guest for three-night Bahamas cruises and $199 per guest on four- to seven-night Bahamas, Bermuda, Caribbean and Europe cruises.

Those interested in booking this sale, contact your travel agent or go to Royal Caribbean's web site at

Deal Alert: Royal Caribbean offering stateroom upgrades on Australia and New Zealand cruises


Royal Caribbean is offering deals on its winter 2013-2014 cruises to Australia and New Zealand of free stateroom upgrades.

Guests can book inside staterooms aboard Rhapsody of the Seas and be upgraded for free to oceanview staterooms, or you can book a balcony stateroom for the cost of an oceanview stateroom aboard Radiance and Voyager of the Seas.

The offer applies to new U.S. and Canadian individual bookings made on Jan. 30 through Feb. 28, 2013 aboard Royal Caribbean International ships departing from Sept. 2013 through April 2014 on 10-night sailings or longer in Australia and New Zealand. 

For more information, please visit

Deal Alert: Royal Caribbean offers complimentary alcohol package on select cruises


Royal Caribbean is offering its brand new premium alcoholic drink package for two on select cruises when you book a balcony or higher category stateroom.

You can choose from one of these four trans-Atlantic sailings to qualify for the free drink package

  • Navigator of the Seas’ 15-night sailing from New Orleans to Rome (Civitavecchia), Rome on April 6
  • Independence of the Seas’ 13-night sailing from Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. to Southampton, U.K. on April 7 
  • Brilliance of the Seas’ 11-night sailing from San Juan, Puerto Rico to Lisbon, Portugal on April 13
  • Adventure of the Seas’ 14-night sailing from San Juan to Southampton on April 21  

The alcohol drink package usually costs $55 per person, per day. The premium beverage package includes house wines, beers under $6.25 each, fountain sodas, and well, call and premium brands of liquors and frozen drinks at restaurants, bars and lounges when open.  

The offer is only for residents of the United States and Canada on new bookings made between January 24 and February 15, 2013, in balcony and higher category staterooms.

Deal Alert: Royal Caribbean offering special deal on 12-12-12


Royal Caribbean is getting into the spirit of today's special date of 12/12/12 by offering a special one-day only booking incentive.

If you book a cruise today on 12/12/12, you will get $12 in onboard credit per day, per stateroom.  If you book a suite, Royal Caribbean will double the offer to $24 per day, per suite.

Only one offer is available per stateroom. The deal is applicable on new, individual bookings and it doest not apply to groups. All booking must be made on December 12, 2012 and is valid on sailings departing between January 1 - December 31, 2013.

Royal Caribbean launches European cruise sale for National Cruise Vacation Week


In celebration of National Cruise Vacation Week, Royal Caribbean is launching a new week-long sale to customers considering a cruise to Europe.

Royal Caribbean is offering up to $100 in onboard credit for those booking a cruise in Europe by October 28.  The deal is valid on itineraries of seven nights or longer departing in 2013 (including trans-Atlantic cruises).

Those that book a balcony or suite cabin will receive a $100 onboard credit per cabin.  If you book an inside or ocean-view cabin, you will receive $50 in onboard credit.  

The sale is available to residents of the United States and Canada only.