Holland America Line Launches Sail & Save Promotion with Exceptional Values

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Specials include up to 50 percent off, sweepstakes to win a seven-day cruise

Seattle, Wash., Nov. 28, 2011 —Holland America Line has just launched one of its most popular annual promotions — the Sail & Save event — featuring special savings on multiple staterooms, products and destinations. Additionally, the line is giving away one seven-day cruise for two through a sweepstakes on the line’s website: www.hollandamerica.com.

Guests who book under the Sail & Save promotions can take advantage of savings of up to 50 percent off select cruise fares, complimentary ocean-view and verandah stateroom upgrades, free or reduced third and fourth fares, reduced airfare for some gateways and sailings, and savings of up to $2,000 on Collectors’ Voyages.

“Our Sail & Save promotions offer guests an opportunity to take advantage of extensive savings on 2012 cruises,” said Richard Meadows, executive vice president, marketing, sales and guest programs. “This is the perfect time to start planning a special vacation for next year, and the significant savings make it the best time to book a Holland America Line cruise.”

Cruise destinations featured in the Sail & Save sale include Alaska cruises and CruiseTours, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Bermuda, Canada/New England, Caribbean, Europe, Grand Voyages, Hawaii/Tahiti, Mexico, Panama Canal, South America and holiday itineraries.

Guests looking for a family-friendly vacation can book a seven-day cruise to Alaska, the Caribbean, Canada/New England and Bermuda under the free or reduced third and fourth fares promotion. These idyllic regions offer exciting experiences for the whole family with a variety of shore excursion adventures and cultural encounters.

Guests looking for a longer itinerary can reserve a stateroom on one of the popular Collectors’ Voyages while taking advantage of significant savings up to $2,000. Whether it’s ms Rotterdam’s 14-Day “Norwegian Fjords” Collectors’ Voyage or ms Nieuw Amsterdam’s 24-Day “Magic of the Mediterranean” Collectors’ Voyage, the savings make an extended cruise itinerary an affordable vacation option.

Guests can also now book reduced air fares from select gateways to itineraries in Europe and the Grand Voyages. The reduced air add-on rates are an excellent value starting at $399 per person from North America.

Visitors to Holland America Line’s website (www.hollandamerica.com) can register to win a seven-day cruise (no purchase necessary) by filling out a short questionnaire, which then is automatically entered into the sweepstakes. Entries will be accepted through Feb. 29, 2012, and a winner will be selected by a random drawing in March 2012.

For more information on Holland America Line’s Sail & Save offers, consult a professional travel agent, call 1-877-SAIL HAL ( 877-724-5425 ) or visit www.hollandamerica.com.