Offer features free airfare from London and selected regional airports, stateroom upgrades, onboard spending money and shore tour discountsHolland America Line’s annual “View & Verandah” promotion is back and UK travellers who book selected 2017 and 2018 cruises receive a variety of perks including free airfare on European cruises from London, Manchester, Newcastle, Glasgow & Edinburgh airports.
Travellers from the UK can may benefit from the free air offer on a number of cruises, the following are just a few: The 12 night Baltic Adventure from just £1499 per person; this cruise departs Copenhagen, Kiel (Hamburg, Germany); Tallinn (Estonia); St Petersburg (Russia, overnight); Helsinki (Finland); Stockholm (Sweden, overnight); Warnemunde (Berlin, Germany) and back for an overnight in Copenhagen. `
Or try the seven night Norse Legends Cruise from just £999; this cruise departs Amsterdam and calls at Eidfjord (Norway), scenic cruising Hardangerfjord; Alesund; Geiranger, scenic cruising Geirangerfjord; Bergen and back to Amsterdam.
Finally be tempted by the 12 night Adriatic Dream cruise from just £1399 per person; this cruise departs Civitavecchia (Rome); cruising strait of Messina; Messina (Sicily); Valletta (Malta, overnight); Mgarr (Victoria, Gozo); Corfu (Greece); Dubrovnik (Croatia); Kotor (Montenegro); Korkula (Croatia); Split (Croatia) and finally an overnight in Venice.
Offers also include stateroom upgrades, up to £400 onboard spending money and up to 10% off select Journeys Ashore™ when booked before March 15, 2017. Those who enjoy the Suite Life (Vista suite and above bookings) will also receive prepaid gratuities (hotel service charges).
The View & Verandah offers are available on all cruises from March 30, 2017, through April 28, 2018 which are booked by 28 Feb 2017, excluding Grand Voyages and Grand Voyage segments. Holland America Line’s UK and Ireland Managing Director, Lynn Narraway, said: “Free airfare from London and selected regional airports is a really enticing offer and we encourage people to book early to avoid disappointment.
“There is a great selection of cruises available and we hope that we will be rewarding our regular guests as well as encouraging new-to-cruise guests to experience the best of Holland America Line.”
As part of the View and Verandah, guests can book an ocean-view stateroom for the price of an interior and a verandah for the price of an ocean-view. Depending on the length of cruise and category of stateroom, guests can receive on-board spending money up to US$400 per stateroom and US$500 per suite. The on-board spending money is available to the first and second guests in a stateroom and can be used for speciality dining, spa services, gift shop purchases, beverages and more.
Guests who reserve select Journeys Ashore shore excursions can take advantage of up to 10 percent savings if booked by March 15, 2017. This date is extended beyond the View and Verandah offer deadline of Feb. 28. More than 1,500 Journeys Ashore are eligible for the savings.
As an added bonus, suite guests also receive prepaid room gratuities in addition to the onboard spending money and discount on Journeys Ashore tours.
Additional cruise destinations featured in the View & Verandah sale (but not including free airfare) are Alaska cruises and Land+Sea Journeys, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Bermuda, Canada/New England, the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, Europe, Hawaii, Mexico, South America and Holiday sailings.