Top 2021 Cruise Deals Comments Off on Top 2021 Cruise Deals

2021 Cruise Deals

As cruise lines work with Governments on new protocols to allow a safe return to sea it looks like cruising will be well placed to offer a safe travel bubble, with strict screening before, during and after voyages the new norm. With most of New Zealand back from the beach... Read Article

Solo Voyager Specials to Celebrate International Singles Day Comments Off on Solo Voyager Specials to Celebrate International Singles Day

Travelling solo can often seem daunting, so looking for a product that ticks all the boxes of safety, companionship, organisation with more inclusions can seem a tricky goal. Stop the search! Cruise holidays are perfect for Solo travellers and come ready made with all the necessary components already included. To... Read Article

Cruise Sale Month! Time to Grab yourself a Cruise Deal Comments Off on Cruise Sale Month! Time to Grab yourself a Cruise Deal

HOOT Cruise Sale Month Luxury Week

Welcome to Cruisetober the month where Amazing cruise deals and future memories are made! We may not be able to cruise right now, but these cruise deals for 2021/22 are just too good to miss! We kick of week one of Cruise Sale Month with fantastic Cruise Deals from our... Read Article

What is the best Cruise Sale Finder? Comments Off on What is the best Cruise Sale Finder?

Cruise Sale Finder

Searching for the best Cruise deals doesn’t have to be hard. We are Kiwis and we are here to help New Zealand get the best cruise deals. Looking for Fantastic Cruise Deals?HOOT Cruises are previous winners of Best New Zealand Online Cruise Agency at the 2018 CLIA awards. We love... Read Article

Will Cruises be back by Christmas? Comments Off on Will Cruises be back by Christmas?

The local cruise season pause was extended again this week by all our popular local cruise lines: P&O Australia, Carnival, Princess, Cunard, Royal Caribbean & Celebrity cruises. Let’s take a look what this means for cruising in our region. Carnival Cruises – Carnival Splendor & Carnival SpiritCarnival extend the pause... Read Article

The Fall & Rise of Alaska – Don’t blame Canada! Comments Off on The Fall & Rise of Alaska – Don’t blame Canada!

In these turbulent times every country has to do what it can to protect its citizens and minimise the fall out from Covid-19. In New Zealand we went early and we went hard and have done a fantastic job with our team of five million. Canada took a similar strong... Read Article

Coastal Voyages in New Zealand Comments Off on Coastal Voyages in New Zealand

Don’t think you have to head to Alaska, or the Norwegian Fjords for one of the world’s most spectacular coastal voyages. You can actually do that right here, in your own New Zealand backyard! Every Summer we are treated to a flotilla of International ships that cruise around New Zealand... Read Article

Which Cruise lines sail direct from Auckland? Comments Off on Which Cruise lines sail direct from Auckland?

What’s not to love about cruising direct from the city of sails! We reckon Auckland is one of the most scenic cruise harbours for a romantic sailaway! Where do cruise ships depart from in Auckland?Auckland’s two cruise berths are located right in downtown Auckland and offer a quick and hassle... Read Article

When will we Cruise Again! Comments Off on When will we Cruise Again!

The question on everyone’s lips is “When will we be able to cruise again?” We hear it in our Hoot Cruises contact centre every day! It reassures us that our loyal cruise customers are ready to cruise again, once cruising returns. We know it could look very different to how... Read Article

Future Cruise Credits – What they are and how to use them! Comments Off on Future Cruise Credits – What they are and how to use them!

Future Cruise Credits

Given the current shut down of Global Cruise operations due to Covid-19, all the major cruise lines are offering two types of refund to guests, who may have had their pre booked cruise holiday cancelled Full Refunds Unlike Airlines, who tend to only offer a credit voucher, the majority of... Read Article