Holland America Extends ‘Save Now, Cruise Later: Have It All’ Promotion Through Sept. 30

Holland America Line’s Save Now, Cruise Later promotion also includes select sailings on the line’s new flagship ROTTERDAM VII, debuting in 2021. Photo: Holland America Line

Seattle, Wash., Aug 20, 2020 — Holland America Line and its travel advisor partners know savvy travelers like to plan ahead and take advantage of a great offer, which is why the premium cruise line is extending its popular “Save Now, Cruise Later: Have it All” promotion that lets guests … have it all! Running now through Sept. 30, 2020, guests who book with the promotion will receive free drinks, free gratuities, free specialty dining, free WiFi and more, making it the biggest offer Holland America Line has ever introduced.

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As an added incentive for travel advisors, Holland America Line is offering a 2% bonus commission on new 2021 Alaska, Europe and Canada/New England cruise bookings and Alaska Land+Sea Journeys. These itineraries are eligible for the “Save Now, Cruise Later: Have it All” promotion.

“Our cruises might be paused, but travel advisors are continuing to plan Holland America Line vacations for their clients, and with the extension of this promotion and the reassurance of our Cancellation Protection Program it’s the perfect time to book,” said Gus Antorcha, Holland America Line’s president. “The 2% bonus commission for travel advisors is our way of saying thank you for your loyalty, for your confidence in Holland America Line and for extending that confidence to your clients. The promotion for guests and bonus commission for agents makes it a win-win for everyone.”

With “Save Now, Cruise Later: Have it All,” travelers who book Holiday 2020 through winter/spring 2022 cruises or Alaska Land+Sea Journeys (excluding Grand Voyages) by Sept. 30  receive a free Signature Beverage Package, free gratuities and a free Signature Dining Package, which includes one evening in both Pinnacle Grill and Canaletto specialty restaurants. Plus, suite guests also receive a free WiFi package, and all bookings are eligible for 50 percent reduced deposits.

Free drinks, free gratuities, free specialty dining and more valued at up to $2,300 per stateroom; travel advisors receive 2% bonus commission on new 2021 Alaska, Europe and Canada/New England bookings

Advisors can book their clients on a cruise to see the glaciers of Alaska, escape to the tropics of the Caribbean, explore the historic cities of Europe and more. The offer makes a family vacation more affordable, with third and fourth guests in the same stateroom also receiving a free Signature Beverage Package, free gratuities, free Signature Dining Package and reduced deposits. Guests who want to stay connected can book a suite and receive free WiFi, which is valid for the first and second guests in a suite.

Cancellation Program Gives Cruisers Confidence to Book

Holland America Line offers a Cancellation Protection Program that can be purchased for new cruise or Alaska Land+Sea Journey bookings or existing bookings as long as it is purchased before the date cancellation fees begin to accrue. Offered as a Standard or Platinum plan, guests can cancel up to 24-hours before cruise departure with Standard and right up to departure under Platinum and receive refunds between 80-90% of eligible amounts paid. The cost varies by cruise fare and is nonrefundable.