Seabourn To Pause Global Cruise Operations For 30 Days

SEATTLE, March 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Seabourn, the world’s finest extremely-luxury journey experience, announced that it will voluntarily pause world wide functions of its five cruise ships for 30 days, starting March 14, 2020. The final decision is a voluntary response to the unpredictable conditions evolving from the world wide distribute of COVID-19 and in an abundance of caution.

“In this unprecedented situation, we truly feel a pause is required,” stated Rick Meadows, President of Seabourn. “By way of this action, it is our absolute intention to convey to our friends and the journey advisor neighborhood that we have the wellbeing and protection of all who journey with us as a leading precedence. Our pause need to also reassure the hundreds of locations we go to every single yr that we want to be dependable in our functions as we provide tourists into their communities every single time we go to.”

Current voyages that are underway will end by March 22, 2020. Seabourn will be communicating these variations with all booked friends and their journey advisors.

Seabourn friends on impacted voyages will receive a a hundred twenty five% refund of the fare paid out in the type of a upcoming cruise credit score, which can be utilized toward any upcoming cruise by December 31, 2021. For friends who do not opt to select the a hundred twenty five% upcoming cruise credit score, a 100% refund of the fare paid out will be reimbursed to the primary type of payment.

Seabourn asks friends not to simply call the Reservation Connect with Center due to the chance of high simply call volumes and the possible of long on-hold wait moments. Guests and their journey advisors will be sent communications on how to regulate cancellations and preferred payment. Information and guidance for requesting a refund will be available online at Seabourn.com.

For reservations or much more information about Seabourn, be sure to call Seabourn at one-800-929-9391 or go to www.seabourn.com.

About Seabourn:
Seabourn currently operates a fleet of 5 present day extremely-luxury ships and is a proud member of World’s Main Cruise Traces. The exceptional alliance also incorporates Carnival Cruise Traces, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Cunard Line, Costa Cruises, AIDA, P&O Cruises United kingdom, and P&O Cruises Australia. Seabourn is a brand name of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL and NYSE: CUK). Seabourn is the formal cruise companion of UNESCO World Heritage underneath a multi-yr settlement to assistance advertise sustainable tourism at World Heritage internet sites around the earth.

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Notes to Editors:
Seabourn is regularly rated amongst the world’s leading journey alternatives by professional critics and the discerning visitors of prestigious journey publications this kind of as Departures, Vacation + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler.  Its fashionable, unique cruising vacations are renowned for:

  • Personal ships with a non-public club environment
  • Intuitive, customized services delivered by employees passionate about exceeding friends anticipations
  • Curated voyages to all seven continents delivering award-winning experiences
  • All ocean-entrance suites, luxuriously appointed
  • Complimentary high quality spirits and fantastic wines available on board at all moments
  • Welcome Champagne and complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your choices
  • Tipping is neither essential, nor expected
  • Greatest resort at sea that is masterfully built
  • World-class dining, more improved by a culinary partnership with Chef Thomas Keller
  • All dining venues are complimentary, dine the place, when and with whom you wish
  • Seabourn Conversations, connecting with visionary gurus
  • Ventures by Seabourn™, optional shore excursions, increase and increase your experience in select locations*^
  • Decide on purposeful and sustainable journey experiences as the Official Cruise Husband or wife of UNESCO*
  • Spa & Wellness with Dr. Andrew Weil, that includes an exceptional conscious residing program*
  • An night entertainment experience in collaboration with Sir Tim Rice†
  • Committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability

*Optional plans, for supplemental charge
^Readily available on Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Sojourn, Seabourn Quest, Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Ovation
†Not available on board Seabourn Undertaking

 

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Brian Badura, (206) 626-9158, [email protected], Natacha Tonissoo, Hawkins International Community Relations, (212) 255-6541, [email protected]