Best U.K. Summer Cruise Deals

July 20, 2017
Summer Deal

It's the time of year when thoughts are firmly focused on summer holidays. Whether you've already got something booked for this year and want to start planning your 2018 getaway, or you're looking to the summer stretch ahead to take a last-minute break, we've been checking out the latest ocean and river cruise deals. There are some sizzling offers out there, so take a look and who knows where you might be heading. And check back again, as we'll be updating these hot summer deals when more come in.


Ocean Cruise Deals

Free Flights or Suite Savings on Silversea Expedition Voyages

What it is: Passengers get free economy air travel or savings of up to £1,600 per suite for business class flights booked through Silversea.

Eligible voyages include: A variety of sailings to Africa, American west coast, Antarctica, Arctic and Asia, from November 2017 to September 2018.

Valid: On bookings made by August 31, 2017


Suite Upgrade, 50 Percent Savings and Onboard Credit With Silversea

What it is: Three ways to save on worldwide voyages with the option of £1,000 onboard credit, a two-category suite upgrade or 50 percent savings on a second suite.

Eligible voyages include: A variety of sailings from the Mediterranean to the Caribbean, from now until December 2017

Valid: On bookings made by August 31, 2017


Savings on Voyages Through to 2019 on Silversea

What it is: Book and pay in full now to receive a 10 percent discount on sailings departing from January 2018 to May 2019.

Eligible voyages include: Worldwide sailings, excluding full world cruise.

Valid: On bookings made by August 31, 2017


Business Class Flights with Silversea

What it is: Upgrade to business class flights on selected Mediterranean and Northern Europe itineraries.

Eligible voyages include: Mediterranean voyages departing March to October 2018 and Northern Europe sailings from May to September 2018

Valid: On bookings made by September 30, 2017


Celebrity Offers 2018 Savings & Complimentary Drinks on Norwegian Fjords Voyage

What it is: Save up to £900 on a seven-night Norwegian fjords cruise departing from Southampton and calling at Bergen, Alesund and Geiranger, plus complimentary drinks on bookings for oceanview stateroom or above.

Eligible voyages include: Sailing departing April 30, 2018

Valid: On bookings made by August 31, 2017


Holland America is Offering Prepaid Gratuities & Onboard Credit

What it is: Book the 10-night Adriatic Dream itinerary, with ports of call in Malta, Croatia, Montenegro and Corfu, and receive up to $500 onboard credit plus prepaid gratuities.

Eligible voyages include: Sailing departing August 15, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


Princess Cruises Onboard Credit Offer

What it is: Passengers sailing with Princess Cruises around Europe and Alaska in 2017 receive up to $350 onboard credit per cabin on 2018 sailings.

Eligible voyages include:A total of 54 cruises from the U.K., 112 in Europe and 144 in Alaska between March and December 2018.

Valid: To July 31, 2017


Discounts on Viking Ocean Cruises

What it is: Early booking savings of up to £500 per person on worldwide cruises.

Eligible voyages include: Mediterranean, Caribbean and the Americas itineraries departing 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Valid: To July 31, 2017


Wix Squared Offers One Free Night on Luxury Indonesia Yacht Charter

What it is: Book a private seven-night charter and only pay for six nights on the 14-passenger Zen which sails around the Komodo National Park in Indonesia.

Eligible voyages include: All future sailing dates, subject to availability.

Valid: On bookings made by October 15, 2017


River Cruise Deals

Late Offers on Saga River Cruises

What it is: Savings of up to £600 per couple on European river cruises in August and September.
Eligible voyages include: 14-night Grand European Voyage from Basel to Budapest and 14-night no-fly cruise on the Rhine, Maine and Moselle both departing August 14, 2017; 8-night Salzburg and the Beautiful Wachau Valley itinerary departing September 23, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailings


Free Flights on APT Sailing

What it is: Sail from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap on the Mekong and fly free in premium economy, saving up to £2,990 per couple.

Eligible voyages include: Sailing departing September 28, 2017.

Valid: To August 31, 2017


Savings for Couples Plus Drinks Package on Emerald Waterways

What it is: Book the seven-night Danube Delights itinerary from Nuremberg to Budapest and save up to £1,250 per couple, plus premium drinks package. 
Eligible voyages include: Sailing departing December 8, 2017.

Valid: To July 31, 2017


Free Flights on APT Sailing

What it is: Sail from Ho Chi Minh City to Siem Reap on the Mekong and fly free in premium economy, saving up to £2,990 per couple.

Eligible voyages include: Sailing departing September 28, 2017.

Valid: To August 31, 2017


Early Booking Offers on Great Rail Journeys' French Cruises

What it is: Save up to £100 per person on 2018 departures on a six-night Raymonde hotel barge trip to Paris and the Champagne region.

Eligible voyages include: Departing September 8, 2018.

Valid: To August 15, 2017 


Luxury Cruise Company Offers Free Flights

What it is: Free flights on a six-night themed wine cruise on the Rhine aboard AmaSonata calling at Breisach, Strasbourg, Mannheim, Rudesheim, Koblenz, Cologne and Amsterdam.

Eligible Voyages Include: Departing August 5, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


No Single Supplements on River Cruise Line Danube Sailings

What it is: The River Cruise Line has waived solo supplements on the 14-night Danube to the Black Sea itinerary, saving up to £1,099.

Eligible Voyages Include: Departures on July 21 and September 1, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


Rhine in Flames Voyage Fare Reductions with Shearings

What it is: Save up to £320 per person on seven-night sailing aboard MPS Rotterdam to see the annual Rhine in Flames fireworks spectacular.

Eligible voyages include: Departing August 9, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


Shearings Cuts Price of Danube Sailing

What it is: Price cuts of up to £231 per person on a seven-night Danube sailing on MV Esmeralda, including Vienna, Bratislava and Budapest.

Eligible voyages include: Departing August 23, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


Savings on Shearings' Spanish Sailing

What it is: Save up to £135 per person on a seven-night cruise aboard CroisiEurope's Belle de Cadix taking in visits to Seville, Granada and Cadiz.

Eligible voyages include: Departing September 7, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


Savings With Saga on European cruises

What it is: Savings of up to £300 per person on Rhine, Main, Moselle and Danube river cruises with over-50s specialist Saga.

Eligible voyages include: 14-night Rhine and tributaries sailing and 14-night Rhine, Main and Moselle cruise, both departing August 14, 2017; seven-night Danube cruise departing September 23, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailings


Half-Price European Sailings on Uniworld

What it is: Savings of 50 percent on cruise-only fares based on two people booking.

Eligible voyages include: Seven-night Danube sailing departing September 24, 2017; 14-night Danube, Main and Rhine sailing departing September 27, 2017; 12-night Rhine and Moselle sailing departing October 22, 2017.

Valid: To July 31, 2017


Home Chauffeur Service and Flights for Uniworld Masterpiece Collection

What it is: Uniworld is including private home-to-airport transfers and flights on "Masterpiece Collection" cruises including the new "Remarkable Rhine" and "Paris & Normandy" itineraries.

Eligible voyages include: Selected sailings from March to November 2018.

Valid: To September 30, 2017


Kids Go Free on Half-Term Cosmos Cruise

What it is: Children travel free on a six-night all-inclusive Rhone cruise on A-Rosa Stella, which also includes complimentary home pick-up service (within 50 miles of airport).

Eligible voyages include: Departing October 21, 2017

Valid: Now until sailing


Pandaw Waives Single Supplements

What it is: No single supplements payable on a selection of cruises in Southeast Asia.

Eligible voyages include: Sailings on the Mekong, Irrawaddy and Chindwin, August 2017 through to 2019.

Valid: No time restriction for booking


Save up to £1,800 on Avalon Cruises

What it is: Late booking deals with savings between £1,300 and £1,800 on European cruises.

Eligible voyages include: Eight-night Paris to Normandy cruise departing July 21, 2017; 14-night Magnificent Europe itinerary departing July 25, 2017; 11-night Burgundy and Provence sailing departing August 13, 2107.

Valid: Now until sailing


Titan Cuts Cost of Rhine Cruise

What it is: A £100 saving on the 'A Taste of the Rhine with a Montreux Stay' itinerary, which includes a seven-night cruise on MS Serenade I and two-night hotel stay.

Eligible voyages include: Sailing departing October 18, 2017.

Valid: Now until sailing


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