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Getting together with friends, family or even work colleagues is easy to organise when it's on a cruise. And whether it’s weddings, reunions, birthday milestones or special interest groups, at Your Cruise Holidays we’ll ensure your group has a memorable holiday from start to finish.

why book as a group

Most cruise lines have a group program offering special benefits. And to qualify for group rates and bonus amenities as few as 16 people need to travel on the same sailing. That's right, just eight cabins make up a group. And as a group you'll enjoy perks like group discounts and points that can earn you onboard amenities. Plus, if you book 8 cabins you could qualify for 1 Free berth*. Yes, you could travel for almost nothing if you organise a group. A credit to the value of one person travelling in the group is available to either refund back to you or perhaps apply to everyone in the group in the form of an onboard credit. It's up to you the group organiser.

A cruise offers something for everyone in your group. Whilst onboard each member of your party can take advantage of the diverse activities and facilities available. At the same time you can come together and participate in as many exclusive onboard functions as you choose.From local clubs to large fundraising events; from family reunions to full-scale corporate meetings, cruise ships can cater to almost any size group while providing each guest an experience that will exceed expectations

types of groups

Here's just a small example of some of the types of groups that have taken a cruise:

Destination Weddings, Vow Renewals, Bridal Showers, Birthdays, Graduations, Family Reunions, Class Reunions, Friend Reunions, Museums and Cultural Groups, Hobbyists, Dance Groups, Girlfriend Getaways, Scrapbookers, Retirement Celebrations, Divorce Celebrations, Clubs and Sports Associations, Political and Professional Business Groups, Religious Organisations, Church Retreats.

Your group can make use of the spacious onboard conference facilities as well as perhaps taking advantage of any relevant interests in your ports of call. Evening receptions, cocktail parties and much more offer the opportunity to socialise together.

Girlfriend Getaways

Relax on tropical beaches. Sip drinks around the pool. Get a massage, or shop for exotic souvenirs. Enjoy delectable meals together, then dance the night away or see a show. Whatever you enjoy doing, you deserve a well earned break!

Family Reunions

A cruise is a near-perfect fit for families big and small. Activities for every age group, from toddlers to grandparents. Recap the day with a delicious meal. With plenty of cabin options including comfortable family suites, it’s a holiday that can’t be beat!

Shared Interest Groups

Whether you are Bridge players, quilters, ballroom dancers or enjoy other hobbies, there’s a place for your group on a cruise. Your members will enjoy exclusive group activities, with the benefit of meals together and free time, all built into one unforgettable cruise


Meetings at Sea

Hold a meeting or conference they’ll never forget! We can put you on a cruise ship with full conference facilities and onboard managers. Best of all, your audio/visual, catering and other needs are included. No hidden costs. A return on investment that will leave you feeling like CEO of the year.

Religious Groups

Cruises are a great way for religious groups to visit a landmark or destination that has meaning to your group. Fundraising cruises are also a fun and easy way to raise money for your non-profit. Cruise Holidays can tell you more.

Weddings at Sea

Take the hassle out of your Wedding, Renewal of Vows or Commitment Ceremony. There's none of the usual worries, like getting from the ceremony to the reception, because everything you need is onboard. Ask us about your special requirements for your big day

planning a group

Planning is easy. We'll help you every step of the way. We handle the details. Most lines even have a full time "group coordinator” onboard to assist once you sail. We can even arrange private shore excursions, cocktail hours, or other events, just for your group.

So much is included. Fine dining, live music and shows, kids programs, fitness center, nightlife—it's all covered.

No payment headaches. Each person can pay individually, or as a group.


Incentive rewards are key to improving and recognizing performance. The most effective incentive programs create a desire among your staff to earn rewards by achieving goals. Cruise travel is being utilised more frequently than ever to motivate employees, distributors, dealers and customers. Because cruise pricing is nearly all-inclusive, you know your costs upfront and your incentive winners are not forced to pay for extras while enjoying their reward.

Cruise incentives work because they include only a single fee, destinations are not limited, and they are nearly all-inclusive. From dining to relaxing to exercising to dancing, they can have it all in one attractively-packaged, convenient and affordable incentive program. And when it's over, they will be ready to come back to work toward another one.

Here are several objectives that can be achieved with an incentive program:

  • Increase sales volume
  • Spur new account sales
  • Increase market share
  • Launch new products to market
  • Improve quality control
  • Improve morale and goodwill

Your Cruise Holidays is ready to assist in putting your cruise travel incentive program together. Remember, when it comes to achieving goals and objectives, cruise travel is the ultimate incentive!

*Free berth is based typically on the average cost of each person in the group, less taxes and government fees.