Beverage Packages

Princess Cruises Updates Its Beverage Package

October 17, 2017

Although it’s from a Princess cruise I took three years ago, this post: Is the All-Inclusive Beverage Package on Princess Cruises a Good Deal? remains popular with readers of this blog. There is an update. On September 20th, 2017 Princess Cruises announced changes to its on-board beverage offerings, introducing the cruise line’s new Premier Beverage Package. […]

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Non-Alcoholic Drink Packages on Holland America Line Cruises

March 24, 2016

We received a question from Dave S. about beverage options while sailing on a Holland America Line cruise ship to Alaska this summer: I looked at the Holland America website for info on non-alcoholic drink package and didn’t find anything. I wondered how coffees and soda drinks are charged? Beverages included in Holland America Line Cruise Fares Guests on […]

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Norwegian Cruise Line Introduces Free Premium Beverages on the Norwegian Sky

April 22, 2015

Although Andy Stuart has been president and chief executive officer for Norwegian Cruise Line only since March of this year, the 27-year company veteran is shaking things up at the cruise line. Today NCL announced that all guests sailing aboard Norwegian Sky begining in January 2016 will enjoy unlimited free beer, wine and premium spirits on their cruise. “We’re taking Freestyle Cruising to […]

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An Update on the Signature Beverage Package on Holland America Cruises

March 21, 2015

NOTE: There is a more recent post: An Improved Signature Beverage Package on Holland America Cruises When we sailed on the Holiday cruise on the Nieuw Amsterdam in December, 2013, we bought the Signature Beverage Package and wrote about our experience. For our March 1, 2015 7-Day Western Caribbean cruise, we booked the cruise last fall […]

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