The Best UK -Based “Cruises to Somewhere” This Summer: On Board Celebrity Cruises, Princess Cruises And Royal Caribbean

More news after our March letter – more ships cruising from UK ports for British passengers, now with UK ports of call. For those who have booked with us before, many of you on the Celebrity Eclipse, we are pleased to bring you news of cruises from Celebrity, Princess and Royal Caribbean While many ships will be “cruising to nowhere” from UK ports this summer, we recommend these ships as they are actually “cruising to somewhere.”

While we particularly recommend these three lines, other companies such as Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines, Hurtigruten and Viking Cruises also offer UK to UK sailings for UK residents only. So do Saga and MSC Cruises. And Cunard, Disney, P&O, Princess and others offer “cruises to nowhere”

Celebrity Cruises Returns To Southampton
The Celebrity Silhouette offers all-inclusive balcony fares from Southampton

Celebrity Cruises has announced its long-awaited return to the UK recently, as it confirmed that its newly-refitted Celebrity Silhouette will sail from Southampton this summer, offering new luxury staycations for discerning British guests.

Setting sail from Southampton on Saturday, July 3, the new Apex-like Celebrity Silhouette will embark on a series of 6-to-8-night itineraries around the UK. Guests will have the chance to explore the Portland coast, discover bustling Scottish cities including Inverness, Kirkwall and Glasgow, uncover the history of Belfast, and, immerse themselves in the cultural hub of Liverpool – home of the Beatles.

Sample 6-night Sailings in July 2021, balconies from £1,099 per person

July 3 – Southampton – Greenock – Belfast – Southampton

July 17 – Southampton – Inverness – Belfast – Southampton

July 31 – Southampton – Inverness – Liverpool – Southampton

Celebrity Silhouette will sail with all guests aged 18 and above vaccinated against Covid-19, and those under the age of 18 with negative PCR test results. Celebrity Silhouette’s return to the UK will offer UK travellers the opportunity to book a luxury staycation to reconnect with friends and family, while at the sae time boosting British tourism and ports.

From bow to stern, Celebrity Silhouette has undergone a stylish multi-million-dollar refit, designed to add some of the new luxury experiences from the newer Celebrity Apex series.

Celebrity Silhouette’s new look includes:

• Completely modernised staterooms and suites with additional enhancements for guest comfort

* The Retreat for suite guests, an exclusive open-air hideaway featuring a private sun deck and lounge with complimentary beverages, gourmet bites, entertainment, and concierge service

• Stunningly refitted restaurants, bars, and lounges where guests can enjoy unparalleled culinary experiences in new and interesting environments

• New designer boutiques featuring top designer names

And, because Celebrity believes holidays should be effortless from start to finish, Wi-Fi, drinks and service charges are now “Always Included” in every purchase, “everything is taken care of”’ to life. This fearure will be new to most of you who have cruised with Celebrity before.

Royal Caribbean Deploys Anthem of the Seas To The UK

Anthem of the Seas | Cruise Ships | Royal Caribbean Cruises
Royal Caribbean’s Anthem of the Seas is one of their family ships

At the same time, Royal Caribbean is bringing Anthem of the Seas to the UK this summer to run on domestic cruises. . The ship will sail from Southampton from July 15 on a series of 5- to 8-night itineraries visiting destination that will include Liverpool, Kirkwall and Belfast. Fares from £1,279 per person for7 days.

These cruises will be available to UK residents who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19 and those under the age of 18 with negative test results. The ship will sail with a fully vaccinated crew.

Princess Cruises Offers All-Inclusive UK-Based Cruising

We are pleased to announce that Princess Cruises’ new “Summer Seacation “short breaks and week-long cruises, around the UK aboard Regal Princess and Sky Princess, are on sale now. These ships will offer cruises from Southampton, with stops in UK ports-of-call including Liverpool, Belfast and Greenock, and itineraries ranging from 3 to 7 nights.

Five of these cruises will include ports of call. Fares given below are all-inclusive per person for two in a double occupancy balcony cabin from Southampton:
September 1 (4 nights), Regal Princess, balconies from £599. Sail Wednesday, spend Friday in Belfast, return Sunday morning
September 9 (7 nights), Regal Princess, balconies from £999. Sail Thursday, spend Sunday in Belfast, Monday in LIverpool, return Thursday morning
September 16 (7 nights), Regal Princess, balconies from £999. Sail Thursday, spend Monday in Belfast, return Thursday morning
September 22 (6 nights), Sky Princess, balconies from £999. Sail Wednesday, spend Friday in Glasgow, Saturday in Belfast, return Tuesday morning
September 23 (7 nights), Regal Princess, balconies from £999. Sail Wednesday, spend Friday in Belfast, return Sunday morning
New “Summer Seacation” Cruises from Southampton. All-inclusive balcony cruises from £599 per person – plus £50 pp low deposit.
On offer now: All-inclusive cruises fares include Premier Drinks Package, unlimited Wi-Fi and on board gratuities! Book today with a £50 pp low deposit – offer ends May 3, 2021.

The Cruise People very much look forward to being able to serve you again, so please call or email to enquire about the latest availabilities and to discuss your next unforgettable and well-deserved holiday voyage. From ultra-luxury cruising to polar and expedition voyages, Transatlantic sailings and freighter travel we’ve got you covered and can’t wait to welcome you on board one of your favourite ships soon.

Ask us about UK cruising from Southampton on board the all-inclusive Celebrity Silhouette, Regal Princess and Sky Princess or the family ship Anthem of the Seas

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