Cruises What is Included and What is Not Included?

What does my cruise fare include?

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  • Accommodations
  • Transportation to some of the most beautiful places on earth via cruise ship*(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)
  • Dedicated Kids & Teen (ages 3-17) programming & spaces during at sea days until 10:30 pm and from departure until 10:30 pm during port days *(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)
  • Meals in the complimentary dining venues, i.e.:
    • Two main dining rooms on every ship exception *(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)
    • Buffet
    • 24-hour Dining venue (on select ships)
    • Room service menu items (convenience charge may apply)
    • Outdoor Buffet (on select ships)
    • Pool Bar and Grill (on select ships)
    • Coffee Bar (regular coffee and pastries included, specialty coffees at nominal extra charge)
  • Iced Tea, some juices in the buffet (for breakfast), regular coffee, tea and ice water
  • All entertainment onboard (with the exception of dinner and lunch theater entertainment)
  • Art Auctions
  • Poolside activities
  • Access to fitness facilities *(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)
  • Select onboard presentations
  • Sports Court activities
  • Use of outdoor pools and hot tubs
  • In-stateroom TV programming (except for on-demand movies)
  • Phone calls onboard the ship (stateroom to stateroom)
  • Use of private Studio Lounge if staying in Studio accommodations, *(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)
  • Suite Guests receive additional amenities, based on the category of accommodation.

The following items are not included in the cruise fare:

  • Service Charges/Gratuities
  • Meals in Specialty Restaurants
  • Alcoholic Beverages Except All-Inclusive Sailings)*(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)
  • Sodas and some other non-alcoholic beverages
  • Spa and Salon Services
  • Exercise classes
  • Casino
  • Dining Entertainment
  • Transfers (unless pre-purchased with air/sea packages)
  • Hotel Stays pre-/post-cruise (unless pre-purchased)
  • Shore Excursions
  • Photography
  • Internet Access
  • Child Care Services
  • Specialty Onboard Seminars
  • Art purchases
  • Gift shop purchases
  • Video Arcade
  • Phone calls off the ship
  • Wi/Fi & Satellite connection for tablets, phones/mobile devices
  • Laundry Services
  • Use of the Medical Center
  • Government taxes, port expenses, and fees
  • Convenience Charge for Room Service. *(This can Vary for different Cruise Lines.)