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

Cheap Cruises – Best Price vs Best Value! Comments Off on Cheap Cruises – Best Price vs Best Value!

Cruises from Auckland

Cruise holidays offer fantastic value for money, with all main meals included, world class entertainment and a huge array of accommodation options to suit. How to avoid Rookie mistakes for first time cruisers!When it comes to cruise holidays we all want the best deal, but sometimes you need to look... Read Article

Cruise Around New Zealand & More with Princess Cruises Comments Off on Cruise Around New Zealand & More with Princess Cruises

Princess Cruise Sale Week banner

With the launch of Princess Cruises Summer 2021/22 this week, all of the major cruise lines are now on sale. Check out our quick reference guide to the best Princess Cruises departing direct from Auckland. Princess CruisesThe most popular cruise brand with Kiwis, Princess are no stranger to our region.... 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

Princess Cruises 2021/22 Australia, New Zealand & South Pacific deployment Comments Off on Princess Cruises 2021/22 Australia, New Zealand & South Pacific deployment

Remember that famous Forest Gump saying “Life is like a box of chocolates”, well we always feel that way with new season deployments. Here is a quick summary of the new Princess 2021/22 deployment on sale for Elite members 15 September and on general sale 16 September. Princess Cruises are... 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 World’s 5 Newest Cruise ships – That nobody can cruise on! Comments Off on The World’s 5 Newest Cruise ships – That nobody can cruise on!

2020 was picked to be a year full of firsts! Exciting new ship launches for many of the major cruise brands. An opportunity to showcase innovate new thinking, amazing new design and wonderous new inclusions. When a new ship launches there is normally a huge fanfare with cruise ship execs... 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

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

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