Is the onboard savings package now permanently available?
We are delighted with the popularity of the onboard savings package since introducing it in December 2019. Due to ongoing demand we will now offer the package on a permanent basis and have named it ‘Princess Plus’.
What does Princess Plus include?
Princess Plus includes the Premium Beverage Package, Wi-Fi & Gratuities.
Is this available on all cruises?
It is available on cruises between 3 and 32 night duration.
How much extra does the Princess Plus fare cost, and what am I saving by booking under this fare?
Princess Plus costs an additional £35 per person, per day and includes the Premium Beverage Package, Wi-Fi & Gratuities which is worth over £70 (around $95) for guests who pay for these items in advance of their cruise, or onboard.
Does everyone in the cabin have to book Princess Plus?
The fare will automatically apply to all guests in the stateroom, however you can remove the package for 3rd and 4th guests by calling our Contact Centre prior to balance due date.
What if I have children travelling, can I have a reduced rate for the other drinks package?
The £35 per person per day price is applicable to all guests regardless of age, however for guests under the legal drinking age, the Premier Coffee & Soda package will be applied before sailing.
What if I don’t drink alcohol?
The £35 per person per day price is applicable and no substitutions can be made. However, the value of the package includes fountain sodas, fresh juices (if available), speciality coffees & teas, frappes, mocktails, milkshakes and more.
Can we remove the gratuities?
The gratuities cannot be removed once onboard as this forms part of the package.
Will the £35 per person per day be applicable for all stateroom grades?
The £35 is applicable to all stateroom grades.
Will Platinum and Elite guests receive a further discount as they currently receive discounted internet?
No further savings will be provided as the fare is a fantastic saving.
Will the Captain’s Circle benefits change?
There are no planned changes to the Captain’s Circle benefits.
Will the items still be available to book individually?
Should you wish to purchase the Wi-Fi, Premier Beverage package and gratuities separately you can continue to do this via the Cruise Personaliser or calling our Contact Centre.
What is included within the Premier Beverage Package?
The Premier Beverage Package includes beer, spirits, wine by the glass and cocktails $12.00 and under, all non-alcoholic drinks including bottled water (500ml only), fountain sodas, fresh juices (if available), speciality coffees and teas, Gong Cha items, Frappes at Coffee & Cones, milkshakes (if available) and Red Bull energy drinks.
The 18% service charge is also included – no added bar gratuities required onboard.
The package includes the additional benefit of a 25% discount on all bottles of wine, one litre bottles of water, canned soda and bottled juices.
A daily limit on alcoholic beverages of 15 beverages over a 24-hour period (6am to 6am) will apply.
How will the Wi-Fi package work onboard?
For MedallionNet enabled ships, unlimited Wi-Fi will automatically apply when guest signs on to activate on their device. Please visit the MedallionNet page for more information about MedallionNet ships and the MedallionNet ship activation schedule.
For ships with minute-based connectivity or PrincessConnect, guests will receive a voucher with redemption instructions distributed in the stateroom for self-activation. Minute-based connectivity ships receive 5,000 minutes in lieu of unlimited Wi-Fi.
How will the ship know I have paid my gratuities?
The guest folio will reflect the pre-payment, by Princess Cruises, on behalf of the guest for the suggested gratuities in the amounts of $14.50 per person per day for Interior, Oceanview, and Balcony staterooms, $15.50 per person per day for Mini-suite and Club Class staterooms and $16.50 per person per day for Suites.
Princess Plus includes Premium Beverage Package, Wi-Fi & Gratuities and is available on cruises between 3 and 32 nights in duration. Princess Plus is an additional £35 per person, per day, for all passengers. The total equivalent value for pre-paying for the elements included in the Princess Best Value package is $95.28 per person, per day. Princess Best Value will not be available to purchase on cruises within 90 days of sailing and can be removed at any time. Offers can change or be withdrawn without notice.
Premier Beverage Package: The Premier Beverage Package is applicable to voyages and cruise fares advertised in this promotion only and age restrictions apply, and is not applicable during the land portion of cruisetours. Princess Cruises may modify, amend or update the terms and conditions of the beverage packages at any time with or without notice to guests. The terms and conditions as published on princess.com on the date of sailing will apply. The Premier Coffee & Soda Package applies to all guests in a stateroom that are not eligible for the Premier Beverage Package due to age restrictions. The same terms and conditions for usage of the premier beverage package apply. In the event that a guest does not want the Premier Coffee & Soda Package, no substitutions will be offered. Princess Cruises may modify, amend or update the terms and conditions of the beverage packages at any time with or without notice to guests. The terms and conditions as published on princess.com on the date of sailing will apply.
Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi offer applies to all guests in stateroom (one device per guest). On MedallionNet enabled ships, unlimited Wi-Fi will automatically apply when guests sign in to activate. Please refer to princess.com for further information on MedallionNet ships and ship activation schedule. On ships with minute-based internet or PrincessConnect, guests will receive a voucher in their stateroom with redemption instructions. Minute-based connectivity guests will receive 5,000 minute package in lieu of unlimited Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi expires at the end of the cruise, and does not apply to the land portion of cruisetours.
Gratuities: Discretionary stateroom gratuities to the value of $14.50 per person per day for Interior, Oceanview, and Balcony staterooms, $15.50 per person per day for Mini-suite and Club Class staterooms and $16.50 per person per day for Suites. Does not include gratuities added to bar charges, dining room wine accounts or Lotus Spa services.Does not include gratuities added to bar charges, dining room wine accounts or Lotus Spa services. Gratuities are not transferable, non-refundable and have no cash value.
Offers available to residents of the United Kingdom only.