Seabourn Announces Additional Voyage Cancellations For Three Ships, Updates Itineraries For New Seabourn Venture Expedition Ship

 

 

SEATTLE, Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Seabourn, the extremely-luxury resort at sea, announced currently that it will cancel supplemental voyages for 3 cruise ships in its fleet as a portion of its pause in world wide ship functions.  

The announcement applies to Seabourn Ovation, Seabourn Encore, and Seabourn Quest with each ship getting a diverse “effective as a result of” day. Unique facts are as follows:

  • Seabourn Ovation: with its functions pause effective as a result of January three, 2021
  • Seabourn Encore: with its functions pause effective as a result of January 6, 2021
  • Seabourn Quest: with its functions pause effective as a result of May possibly 10, 2021

Seabourn is also asserting a revised supply day for its new extremely-luxury intent-developed expedition ship, Seabourn Enterprise, which is now scheduled for December 1, 2021. The hold off is for the reason that of shipyard closures at T. Mariotti earlier this year as portion of responses to COVID-19, which resulted in disruptions to the overall building and ending system for the ship.

The manufacturer announced that Seabourn Quest will function the line’s 2021-2022 award-successful Antarctica practical experience. Seabourn Enterprise will debut in December 2021 with a series of to start with-at any time “Norwegian Winter” voyages where by they may perhaps be capable to see the Northern Lights. Visitors will be capable to place a long term cruise deposit on the new Northern Lights itineraries.

Aspects about the revised inaugural season for Seabourn Enterprise are currently becoming finalized and will be announced in October. The manufacturer has opened a wait checklist for company fascinated in the voyages from December 2021 to April 2022. Visitors currently booked on the inaugural voyage for Seabourn Enterprise will be presented the possibility to sail on the new inaugural itinerary on a precedence basis in advance of it is open for sale to the typical public. Further facts on rebooking for other afflicted Seabourn Enterprise voyages will be shared with booked company and travel advisors in mid-October.  

Because of to the redeployment of Seabourn Quest to Antarctica, the line is cancelling Seabourn Quest‘s Panama Canal voyages scheduled for November 7 – December 19, 2021.

Seabourn is continuing to evaluate the timing to resume functions on Seabourn Odyssey in the Caribbean. As a courtesy to company booked on December sailings aboard Seabourn Odyssey, closing payment will now be because of sixty days prior to departure.

Seabourn had beforehand announced a pause in its world wide ship functions from March 14 as a result of May possibly 2021, relying on the ship, successfully cancelling all voyages for people ships scheduled to function in the course of that timeframe. The selection to cancel supplemental voyages is a proactive motion to offer with the conditions continuing to evolve from the world wide response to the COVID-19 situation.

“Our utmost precedence is the wellness, protection and properly-becoming of our company, crew and the folks in places. We figure out the lengthy direct time for preparing an extremely-luxury Seabourn practical experience and with that in head, we proactively announce the cancellation of these supplemental voyages,” mentioned Josh Leibowitz, president of Seabourn. “We are functioning pretty intently with science and professional medical advisors as properly as our source and vacation spot marketplaces to create protocols for the greatest return to functions.”

Seabourn will be communicating variations for voyages scheduled to depart in the extension timeframe with all booked company and their travel advisors.

Visitors who are currently confirmed on a single of the afflicted voyages on Seabourn Quest‘s Antarctica, Amazon, Panama Canal, South The united states and Transatlantic cruises scheduled in between November 7, 2020 and April twenty five, 2021, will immediately be re-accommodated in the identical suite on the identical voyage in the course of Seabourn Quest‘s 2021-2022 season, at level paid, within thirty days, as properly as get a shipboard credit rating that is calculated based mostly upon voyage size. The shipboard credit rating is $three hundred per suite for voyages up to twenty days in size and $five hundred per suite for voyages of 21 days or a lot more.

Visitors booked on impacted cruises on Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Ovation will immediately be cancelled and all company will get Long run Cruise Credits. They can also ask for a total refund of monies paid to Seabourn. Unique facts are as follows:

  • Paid in Total: people company paid in total will get 125% Long run Cruise Credit of the foundation cruise fare paid to Seabourn. Visitors can also ask for a total refund of the monies paid to Seabourn.  
  • Deposited bookings: people company with deposited bookings will get a Long run Cruise Credit valued at 125% of the deposit sum paid, up to the foundation cruise fare paid to Seabourn. Visitors can also ask for a total refund of the monies paid to Seabourn.   

The Long run Cruise Credit is valid for twelve months from the day of situation and may perhaps be made use of to guide sailings departing as a result of Dec. 31, 2022. The sum of non-cruise fare purchases may be transferred to a new reserving. Alternatively, company may perhaps ask for a refund of the monies paid to Seabourn, which will be reimbursed to the initial form of payment.  

Visitors and their travel advisors will be despatched specific facts applicable to their reserving. Seabourn asks company and travel advisors to use the on the net methods out there on its web page to start with rather than contacting the Reservation Phone Middle for info about the cancellations due to the risk of high simply call volumes and the prospective of long on-hold wait instances.

For reservations or a lot more info about Seabourn, remember to get in touch with Seabourn at 1-800-929-9391 or check out www.seabourn.com.

About Seabourn:
Extremely-luxury Seabourn currently operates a fleet of five contemporary ships and is a proud member of World’s Major Cruise Traces. The special alliance also features Carnival Cruise Traces, Holland The united states Line, Princess Cruises, Cunard Line, Costa Cruises, AIDA, P&O Cruises Uk, and P&O Cruises Australia. Seabourn is a manufacturer of Carnival Company and plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL and NYSE: CUK). Seabourn is the formal cruise husband or wife of UNESCO Globe Heritage beneath a multi-year agreement to support market sustainable tourism at Globe Heritage web pages around the world.

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Notes to Editors:
Seabourn is continually ranked amongst the world’s leading travel alternatives by qualified critics and the discerning viewers of prestigious travel publications these kinds of as Departures, Journey + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler.  Its elegant, distinctive cruising holidays are renowned for:

  • Personal ships with a private club ambiance
  • Intuitive, customized services provided by staff passionate about exceeding company expectations
  • Curated voyages to all seven continents providing award-successful activities
  • All ocean-front suites, luxuriously appointed
  • Complimentary quality spirits and great wines out there on board at all instances
  • Welcome Champagne and complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your tastes
  • Tipping is neither demanded, nor anticipated
  • Very best resort at sea that is masterfully designed
  • Globe-course dining, even further increased as a result of a culinary partnership with Chef Thomas Keller
  • All dining venues are complimentary, dine where by, when and with whom you would like
  • Seabourn Conversations, connecting with visionary authorities
  • Ventures by Seabourn™, optional shore excursions, enrich and extend your practical experience in pick places*^
  • Select purposeful and sustainable travel activities as the Official Cruise Lover of UNESCO*
  • Spa & Wellness with Dr. Andrew Weil, featuring an special mindful residing system*
  • An evening leisure practical experience in collaboration with Sir Tim Rice†
  • Fully commited to environmental stewardship and sustainability

*Optional plans, for supplemental cost

^Offered on Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Sojourn, Seabourn Quest, Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Ovation

†Not out there on board Seabourn Enterprise

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Supply Seabourn

Brian Badura, (206) 626-9158 or [email protected], or Amanda Clark, Hawkins Worldwide General public Relations, (212) 255-6541 or [email protected]