December 2, 2020


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Seabourn Announces Additional Voyage Cancellations For Three Ships, Updates Itineraries For New Seabourn Venture Expedition Ship

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SEATTLE, Aug. 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Seabourn, the ultra-luxurious vacation resort at sea, announced nowadays that it will cancel supplemental voyages for 3 cruise ships in its fleet as a part of its pause in world wide ship operations.  

The announcement applies to Seabourn Ovation, Seabourn Encore, and Seabourn Quest with each ship having a distinct “successful by means of” day. Distinct details are as follows:

  • Seabourn Ovation: with its operations pause successful by means of January three, 2021
  • Seabourn Encore: with its operations pause successful by means of January six, 2021
  • Seabourn Quest: with its operations pause successful by means of May perhaps ten, 2021

Seabourn is also asserting a revised shipping day for its new ultra-luxurious reason-crafted expedition ship, Seabourn Undertaking, which is now scheduled for December 1, 2021. The delay is since of shipyard closures at T. Mariotti before this 12 months as part of responses to COVID-19, which resulted in disruptions to the over-all development and finishing course of action for the ship.

The manufacturer announced that Seabourn Quest will run the line’s 2021-2022 award-successful Antarctica experience. Seabourn Undertaking will debut in December 2021 with a sequence of initially-at any time “Norwegian Wintertime” voyages wherever they could be equipped to see the Northern Lights. Friends will be equipped to position a foreseeable future cruise deposit on the new Northern Lights itineraries.

Specifics about the revised inaugural period for Seabourn Undertaking are at present being finalized and will be announced in October. The manufacturer has opened a hold out listing for visitors intrigued in the voyages from December 2021 to April 2022. Friends at present booked on the inaugural voyage for Seabourn Undertaking will be made available the chance to sail on the new inaugural itinerary on a priority foundation right before it is open up for sale to the typical public. Additional details on rebooking for other influenced Seabourn Undertaking voyages will be shared with booked visitors and journey advisors in mid-October.  

Because of to the redeployment of Seabourn Quest to Antarctica, the line is cancelling Seabourn Quest‘s Panama Canal voyages scheduled for November seven – December 19, 2021.

Seabourn is continuing to evaluate the timing to resume operations on Seabourn Odyssey in the Caribbean. As a courtesy to visitors booked on December sailings aboard Seabourn Odyssey, remaining payment will now be because of 60 times prior to departure.

Seabourn experienced beforehand announced a pause in its world wide ship operations from March fourteen by means of May perhaps 2021, dependent on the ship, effectively cancelling all voyages for individuals ships scheduled to run for the duration of that timeframe. The choice to cancel supplemental voyages is a proactive motion to deal with the conditions continuing to evolve from the world wide response to the COVID-19 circumstance.

“Our utmost priority is the wellbeing, safety and properly-being of our visitors, crew and the individuals in places. We realize the prolonged guide time for setting up an ultra-luxurious Seabourn experience and with that in thoughts, we proactively announce the cancellation of these supplemental voyages,” said Josh Leibowitz, president of Seabourn. “We are functioning very carefully with science and medical advisors as properly as our supply and destination marketplaces to acquire protocols for the final return to operations.”

Seabourn will be communicating adjustments for voyages scheduled to depart in the extension timeframe with all booked visitors and their journey advisors.

Friends who are at present verified on 1 of the influenced voyages on Seabourn Quest‘s Antarctica, Amazon, Panama Canal, South America and Transatlantic cruises scheduled amongst November seven, 2020 and April twenty five, 2021, will instantly be re-accommodated in the exact suite on the exact voyage for the duration of Seabourn Quest‘s 2021-2022 period, at amount paid, inside thirty times, as properly as get a shipboard credit score that is calculated based mostly upon voyage length. The shipboard credit score is $300 per suite for voyages up to twenty times in length and $500 per suite for voyages of 21 times or much more.

Friends booked on impacted cruises on Seabourn Encore and Seabourn Ovation will instantly be cancelled and all visitors will get Future Cruise Credits. They can also ask for a comprehensive refund of monies paid to Seabourn. Distinct details are as follows:

  • Paid in Comprehensive: individuals visitors paid in comprehensive will get a hundred twenty five% Future Cruise Credit rating of the base cruise fare paid to Seabourn. Friends can also ask for a comprehensive refund of the monies paid to Seabourn.  
  • Deposited bookings: individuals visitors with deposited bookings will get a Future Cruise Credit rating valued at a hundred twenty five% of the deposit sum paid, up to the base cruise fare paid to Seabourn. Friends can also ask for a comprehensive refund of the monies paid to Seabourn.   

The Future Cruise Credit is legitimate for twelve months from the day of concern and could be applied to e-book sailings departing by means of Dec. 31, 2022. The sum of non-cruise fare buys may be transferred to a new scheduling. Alternatively, visitors could ask for a refund of the monies paid to Seabourn, which will be reimbursed to the initial sort of payment.  

Friends and their journey advisors will be despatched distinct details relevant to their scheduling. Seabourn asks visitors and journey advisors to use the on line means accessible on its web-site initially relatively than contacting the Reservation Connect with Center for information about the cancellations due to the chance of high contact volumes and the probable of long on-hold wait moments.

For reservations or much more information about Seabourn, make sure you call Seabourn at 1-800-929-9391 or pay a visit to

About Seabourn:
Extremely-luxurious Seabourn at present operates a fleet of five modern day ships and is a proud member of World’s Top Cruise Strains. The special alliance also contains Carnival Cruise Strains, Holland America Line, Princess Cruises, Cunard Line, Costa Cruises, AIDA, P&O Cruises United kingdom, and P&O Cruises Australia. Seabourn is a manufacturer of Carnival Company and plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL and NYSE: CUK). Seabourn is the formal cruise husband or wife of UNESCO Earth Heritage under a multi-12 months arrangement to aid encourage sustainable tourism at Earth Heritage web sites about the planet.

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Notes to Editors:
Seabourn is constantly rated among the the world’s leading journey alternatives by specialist critics and the discerning readers of prestigious journey publications this kind of as Departures, Vacation + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler.  Its elegant, exclusive cruising holidays are renowned for:

  • Personal ships with a non-public club atmosphere
  • Intuitive, customized service offered by team passionate about exceeding visitors expectations
  • Curated voyages to all 7 continents offering award-successful experiences
  • All ocean-entrance suites, luxuriously appointed
  • Complimentary top quality spirits and great wines accessible on board at all moments
  • Welcome Champagne and complimentary in-suite bar stocked with your preferences
  • Tipping is neither needed, nor expected
  • Very best vacation resort at sea that is masterfully made
  • Earth-course eating, even more improved by means of a culinary partnership with Chef Thomas Keller
  • All eating venues are complimentary, dine wherever, when and with whom you would like
  • Seabourn Discussions, connecting with visionary gurus
  • Ventures by Seabourn™, optional shore excursions, enrich and prolong your experience in choose places*^
  • Pick out purposeful and sustainable journey experiences as the Official Cruise Associate of UNESCO*
  • Spa & Wellness with Dr. Andrew Weil, featuring an special aware dwelling system*
  • An night entertainment experience in collaboration with Sir Tim Rice†
  • Committed to environmental stewardship and sustainability

*Optional packages, for supplemental charge

^Available on Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Sojourn, Seabourn Quest, Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Ovation

†Not accessible on board Seabourn Undertaking

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