SEATTLE, Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Seabourn, the ultra-luxury resort at sea, introduced now that it will cancel additional voyages for 3 cruise ships in its fleet as a section of its pause in worldwide ship operations.  

The announcement applies to Seabourn Ovation, Seabourn Encore, and Seabourn Quest with each and every ship getting a different “helpful through” date. Certain aspects are as follows:

  • Seabourn Ovation: with its operations pause helpful through January 3, 2021
  • Seabourn Encore: with its operations pause helpful through January six, 2021
  • Seabourn Quest: with its operations pause helpful through May 10, 2021

Seabourn is also announcing a revised shipping and delivery date for its new ultra-luxury intent-crafted expedition ship, Seabourn Venture, which is now scheduled for December one, 2021. The delay is since of shipyard closures at T. Mariotti earlier this year as section of responses to COVID-19, which resulted in disruptions to the total building and finishing approach for the ship.

The manufacturer introduced that Seabourn Quest will work the line’s 2021-2022 award-successful Antarctica knowledge. Seabourn Venture will debut in December 2021 with a collection of to start with-at any time “Norwegian Wintertime” voyages the place they could be able to see the Northern Lights. Visitors will be able to area a potential cruise deposit on the new Northern Lights itineraries.

Information about the revised inaugural year for Seabourn Venture are at the moment becoming finalized and will be introduced in Oct. The manufacturer has opened a hold out checklist for friends intrigued in the voyages from December 2021 to April 2022. Visitors at the moment booked on the inaugural voyage for Seabourn Venture will be presented the possibility to sail on the new inaugural itinerary on a priority foundation right before it is open for sale to the standard community. Added aspects on rebooking for other impacted Seabourn Venture voyages will be shared with booked friends and journey advisors in mid-Oct.  

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

Seabourn is continuing to assess the timing to resume operations on Seabourn Odyssey in the Caribbean. As a courtesy to friends booked on December sailings aboard Seabourn Odyssey, closing payment will now be due 60 times prior to departure.

Seabourn had formerly introduced a pause in its worldwide ship operations from March 14 through May 2021, relying on the ship, proficiently cancelling all voyages for individuals ships scheduled to work for the duration of that timeframe. The determination to cancel additional voyages is a proactive motion to deal with the circumstances continuing to evolve from the worldwide reaction to the COVID-19 circumstance.

“Our utmost priority is the wellness, basic safety and well-becoming of our friends, crew and the individuals in destinations. We realize the extended direct time for scheduling an ultra-luxury Seabourn knowledge and with that in brain, we proactively announce the cancellation of these additional voyages,” said Josh Leibowitz, president of Seabourn. “We are operating incredibly closely with science and healthcare advisors as well as our resource and vacation spot marketplaces to acquire protocols for the ultimate return to operations.”

Seabourn will be communicating alterations for voyages scheduled to depart in the extension timeframe with all booked friends and their journey advisors.

Visitors who are at the moment verified on one of the impacted voyages on Seabourn Quest‘s Antarctica, Amazon, Panama Canal, South The usa and Transatlantic cruises scheduled among November seven, 2020 and April twenty five, 2021, will immediately be re-accommodated in the same suite on the same voyage for the duration of Seabourn Quest‘s 2021-2022 year, at charge compensated, within 30 times, as well as obtain a shipboard credit score that is calculated centered on voyage length. The shipboard credit score is $three hundred for every suite for voyages up to 20 times in length and $500 for every suite for voyages of 21 times or extra.

Visitors booked on impacted cruises on Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Ovation will immediately be cancelled and all friends will obtain Foreseeable future Cruise Credits. They can also request a comprehensive refund of monies compensated to Seabourn. Certain aspects are as follows:

  • Compensated in Whole: individuals friends compensated in comprehensive will obtain one hundred twenty five% Foreseeable future Cruise Credit history of the base cruise fare compensated to Seabourn. Visitors can also request a comprehensive refund of the monies compensated to Seabourn.  
  • Deposited bookings: individuals friends with deposited bookings will obtain a Foreseeable future Cruise Credit history valued at one hundred twenty five% of the deposit total compensated, up to the base cruise fare compensated to Seabourn. Visitors can also request a comprehensive refund of the monies compensated to Seabourn.   

The Foreseeable future Cruise Credit is legitimate for 12 months from the date of challenge and could be employed to e book sailings departing through Dec. 31, 2022. The total of non-cruise fare purchases may be transferred to a new reserving. Alternatively, friends could request a refund of the monies compensated to Seabourn, which will be reimbursed to the first sort of payment.  

Visitors and their journey advisors will be sent particular aspects relevant to their reserving. Seabourn asks friends and journey advisors to use the on line means out there on its web site to start with fairly than contacting the Reservation Contact Heart for information about the cancellations due to the likelihood of high simply call volumes and the probable of long on-hold wait instances.

For reservations or extra information about Seabourn, be sure to contact Seabourn at one-800-929-9391 or check out www.seabourn.com.

About Seabourn:
Extremely-luxury Seabourn at the moment operates a fleet of five contemporary ships and is a happy member of World’s Foremost Cruise Traces. The exceptional alliance also involves Carnival Cruise Traces, Holland The usa Line, Princess Cruises, Cunard Line, Costa Cruises, AIDA, P&O Cruises United kingdom, and P&O Cruises Australia. Seabourn is a manufacturer of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL and NYSE: CUK). Seabourn is the formal cruise partner of UNESCO Planet Heritage under a multi-year arrangement to enable endorse sustainable tourism at Planet Heritage websites close to the entire world.

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Notes to Editors:
Seabourn is regularly ranked between the world’s top rated journey decisions by professional critics and the discerning audience of prestigious journey publications this kind of as Departures, Vacation + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler.  Its classy, exclusive cruising vacations are renowned for:

  • Personal ships with a private club atmosphere
  • Intuitive, individualized services furnished by employees passionate about exceeding friends expectations
  • Curated voyages to all 7 continents providing award-successful ordeals
  • All ocean-entrance suites, luxuriously appointed
  • Complimentary premium spirits and fine wines out there on board at all instances
  • Welcome Champagne and complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your choices
  • Tipping is neither essential, nor predicted
  • Greatest resort at sea that is masterfully designed
  • Planet-class dining, even more increased through a culinary partnership with Chef Thomas Keller
  • All dining venues are complimentary, dine the place, when and with whom you would like
  • Seabourn Discussions, connecting with visionary experts
  • Ventures by Seabourn™, optional shore excursions, greatly enhance and lengthen your knowledge in select destinations*^
  • Select purposeful and sustainable journey ordeals as the Official Cruise Partner of UNESCO*
  • Spa & Wellness with Dr. Andrew Weil, featuring an exceptional aware living method*
  • An night amusement knowledge in collaboration with Sir Tim Rice†
  • Committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability

*Optional packages, for additional cost

^Out there on Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Sojourn, Seabourn Quest, Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Ovation

†Not out there on board Seabourn Venture

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