The season of hearts and love is upon us, and cruise lines are rolling out the specials for couples looking to celebrate Valentine's Day at sea. Here is a roundup of some of the specials on offer for lovebirds wanting a sea-bound escape:
What it is: Book one passenger and get the second for just $14 aboard Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line, which offers quick and jaunty cruise getaways from West Palm Beach, Florida to Nassau and Grand Bahama Island.
Eligible voyages include: All Bahamas Paradise sailings to Nassau and Grand Bahama Island booked in an inside or outside cabin only.
Valid: New bookings made by February 14, 2020
What it is: Hurtigruten is offering a special deal on its suite accommodations, with fares starting as low as $2,672 per person across its entire fleet of ships, regardless of destination.
Eligible voyages include: All itineraries across the Hurtigruten fleet, available in Expedition Suite categories only for departures in 2020-2022. (Let's face it, though -- you probably won't get the line's three-week journey to Antarctica for that price.)
Valid: New bookings made between February 12 and 19, 2020. This promotion is not available online; guests must call Hurtigruten or their travel agent to take advantage of this offer.
What it is: Besides its catchy moniker, Paul Gauguin Cruises is offering couples the chance to steal away to the shores of the South Pacific with an exclusive gift package for guests making bookings between now and February 15, 2020 for voyages aboard Paul Gauguin departing June 6, 2020 to December 29, 2021. The package includes $200 spa credit, a box of chocolates, and a bottle of sparkling wine per stateroom.
Eligible voyages include: Sailings aboard Paul Gauguin departing between June 6, 2020 and December 29, 2021.
Valid: New bookings made by February 15, 2020 mentioning promotional code SWEETIE2020.
What it is: Variety Voyages is offering up to 50 percent off its Exotic and Mediterranean voyages on its fleet of mega-yachts.
Eligible voyages include: The Seychelles aboard MY Pegasos; Bali and the Islands of East Indonesia aboard Panorama II; The Adriatic Sea & Greece aboard Callisto; Spain and Portugal aboard Harmony V; Antiquity to Byzantium aboard Galileo; Classical Greece aboard Harmony G; Aegean Odyssey aboard Panorama.
Valid: New bookings made by February 29, 2020.
What it is: Silversea introduces zero single supplement fares on a selection of voyages, providing solo travelers with more of a reason to give themselves the gift of travel this Valentine’s Day. Guests traveling solo will incur no fare supplement on a selection of voyages departing in 2020 and 2021. In addition, Silversea is offering solo travelers the opportunity to travel deeper into many other destinations around the world with a wide range of fares with single supplements of just 25 percent.
Eligible voyages include: Nine departures ranging from the Chilean Fjords in fall 2020 to the Caribbean in winter 2021
Valid: Valid on new bookings made between February 14 and 28, 2020