LOS ANGELES, April 27, 2009 – Due to the overwhelming response to its recent All Inclusive – As You Wish spending credits for Europe, Crystal Cruises has expanded the offer to most of its cruises in 2009, as well as most of 2010. Guests can enjoy a shipboard credit of up to $2,000 per couple for most 12+-day voyages, and up to $1,000 per couple for most shorter cruises.
“The positive response to the All Inclusive – As You Wish spending credits has been astounding,” says Bill Smith, senior vice president, sales & marketing. “Guests are delighted that we’re not just including a few pre-determined amenities with our cruise fares, and that they can spend the bonus dollars on experiences that are meaningful to them.”
The line’s All Inclusive – As You Wish spending credit can be used toward:
* Any Crystal Adventure shore excursion,
* Any spa treatment,
* Any wine,
* Any cocktail,
* Any boutique or lifestyle photography purchase,
* Any gratuities,
* Any Vintage Room experience,
* And anything else on board except cruise deposits, air and Casino gaming.
For 2009, besides Europe, All Inclusive – As You Wish spending credits have been added to most cruises in New England/Canada, Panama Canal and South America, and also apply to virtually all 2010 itineraries. 2009 fall cruise fares begin at $2,480 per person, double occupancy. The line’s recently published 2010, 20th Anniversary cruise fares begin at $2,165 per person, double occupancy.
The Crystal Difference
Aboard the ultra-luxurious Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity, refined elegance meets casual simplicity. With an emphasis on innovative product differentiation, the renowned Crystal experience is distinguished by classic service, abundant space, extensive choices and superior quality, providing worldwide vacations of seven to 100+ days that bridge the best of land and sea. Grounded in more than a decade of accolades, Crystal has been voted “World’s Best” by the readers of Travel + Leisure and CondÃ© Nast Traveler more than any other cruise line, hotel or resort in history.
For more information and Crystal reservations, contact a travel agent or call 888-799-4625. Visit the line’s website, crystalcruises.com.