Initial Deposits Waived on Group Sailings,
Enhancements to Free Cruise Berth Program for Travel Agents
MIAMI (February 1, 2016) – As part of a new “Leap Into Group Savings”
promotion, Carnival Cruise Line is waiving its initial deposit requirement for
group bookings, as well as offering an enhanced free cruise berth program,
through February 29, 2016.
the new promotion, deposits are waived for group bookings on select sailings
departing between August 2016 and April 2018.
addition, Carnival is offering travel agents one free cruise berth for every 10
full fare guests berthed, compared to the line’s current policy of one free
cruise berth for every 15 full fare guests berthed. As a special bonus,
Carnival is offering one free cruise berth for every eight full fare guests
berthed on select sailings during the promotional period.
“We appreciate all of the hard work and effort put forth by our valued travel
agent partners to bring group business on board our ships and wanted to show
our thanks by providing this attractive offer during one of the busiest booking
periods of the year,” said Carnival’s VP of Sales & Trade Marketing Adolfo
Perez. “As with all of the initiatives that are part of our ‘Onboard with You’
trade support platform, this promotion was designed with agents’ needs in mind
and includes the elements that are important to them in building lucrative
fares applicable to this promotion, which are available between now and
February 29, 2016, begin at $229 for three- to five-day cruises and $449 for
voyages of six days or longer. Certain restrictions apply.
complete list of terms and conditions, travel agents may visit GoCCL.com.
Carnival Cruise Line
Carnival, a unit of Carnival Corporation & plc
(NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), is "The World's Most Popular Cruise
Line®" with 24 ships operating three- to 16-day voyages to The Bahamas,
Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, New England, Bermuda,
Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. The company currently has
two new 133,500-ton ships on order--Carnival Vista, set to debut in 2016, and
an as-yet-unnamed vessel scheduled to enter service in 2018.