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

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

Top Ten changes to the Cruise experience Comments Off on Top Ten changes to the Cruise experience

Royal Caribbean Flo rider

As Kiwis get used to living life in New Zealand under Level 2 and the relative freedom it brings. All around us things have changed as we enter the new normal. Topics such as Social Distancing, Sustainability and Enviromental issues are now top of mind. Our cruise line partners around... 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

Princess Cruises Extends Pause of Global Operations Comments Off on Princess Cruises Extends Pause of Global Operations

Due to reduced air flight availability, the closure of cruise ports in regions around the world and other factors impacting travel, it is with a heavy heart that Princess Cruises are extending their pause of global ship operations.   Princess Cruises have therefore made the extremely difficult decision to cancel... 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