Travelling with a group of your closest friends and relatives can exponentially enhance your enjoyment of any holiday or trip. Group cruises offer the best way to explore any desired destination with the added benefit of convenient discounts, exclusive perks, and nifty inclusions. Whether you want to celebrate a major birthday or anniversary, organise an enriching corporate retreat, or simply plan a cruise with the extended family, sailing the high seas on a group cruise is always the best choice.
Organising with a group can offer some astounding benefits that greatly reduce the hassle that might come with the logistics of such an assortment of guests. These perks may include additional onboard credit, group shore excursions, group reservations at dining venues, and so much more. Cruise lines want to ensure that your time on their ship is as memorable and stress-free as possible. As such, the inclusion of these benefits can greatly aid in promising that you can focus on what is most important: having fun.
Classifications of a group vary from cruise line to cruise line, so be sure to contact Discerning Traveller if you want to know if your group is eligible. Extraordinary moments await! Start planning a group cruise today!
Generally, almost all kinds of groups are allowed onboard assuming you book a certain number of staterooms and are of a big enough size. These requirements differ from cruise line to cruise line, so be sure to contact us if you are unsure about the eligibility of your group. Group packages are typically very customisable, while some can be tailored to certain special events such as weddings or a business conference. Below is a summary of a number of different kinds of groups that typically book a cruise, scroll down to find out if a group applies to you!
A unique and fantastic way to celebrate a wondrous occasion such as a wedding is on a cruise! Most cruise lines provide a number of services that aim to ensure your special event is as seamless and unforgettable as possible. Whether you want to hold your ceremony onboard or by the beachside, a cruise line can more than accommodate. You can additionally host an incredible reception onboard, with exhilarating entertainment and mouth-watering dining options at your disposal that ensure your guests are left with lasting memories. All of this mentioned above and so much more can furthermore be customised to your own preferences, ensuring that your wedding is about two things: you and your loved one.
Looking to celebrate your birthday or special anniversary? There’s no better place to go than on an ocean cruise! Most cruise lines offer sublime services that offer you and your group additional perks when you organise a birthday with them. From setting up a perfect venue to host all your friends and family, private shore excursions to experience a destination, to the little touches such as a birthday cake, cruise lines will have what you need and more!
Organising a family or class reunion can be made easy with an ocean cruise. With cruise lines arranging all the logistics such as cocktails, entertainment, and venue, you can rest easy knowing everything is running according to plan. What’s more, by being on a cruise ship, your guests can’t run off early or fail to show up as they must remain onboard at all times!
Reward your hard-working employees and elevate your next corporate event or retreat by taking them on a marvellous cruise. Many luxury cruise lines can offer spacious venues that allow you to inspire your personnel as your event or meeting is underway. In addition to this, you can organise special private activities onboard and onshore that aim to motivate employees and generate innovative ideas. Certain cruise lines may also allow you to charter a ship during a period of time, opening up an enhanced level of freedom and luxury.
Cruise lines may also offer extra packages and offers for other types of groups that wish to plan an event with a voyage. This can include (but is not limited to):
Cruising with a group offers a wonderful selection of perks many members of the party will happily enjoy. Nevertheless, booking into a group cruise can at times be stressful and confusing. Have no fear however, Discerning Traveller has a team of professional cruise experts who will gladly help resolve any confusion you may have. Enquire with us and we will promptly respond to questions or queries. Sail on the high seas with your loved ones and organise a group voyage today!
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