Royal Caribbean has extended its 'Cruise with
Confidence' cancellation policy to sailings through April 2022.
For new and existing bookings created by 1 August
2020, customers have the flexibility to cancel their cruise up to
48 hours prior to sailing and receive a full credit of the cruise
fare for a future cruise through April 2022.
RCL has also introduced new rebooking options:
Best Price Guarantee:
Customers can choose to
change the price and promotional offer on their reservation up to
48 hours before their cruise.
Lift and Shift: Up
48 hours prior to sailing, travelers have the option to simply 'lift and shift' their cruise to the same itinerary departing on a
future date. The original price and promotional offer on the
reservation will be protected, along with the length of the cruise
and stateroom category.
RCL chairman and CEO, Richard Fain, said, "Guests are reacting positively to our Cruise with
Confidence policy because it enables them to make informed decisions and to better
manage complicated travel plans during this unprecedented time of
uncertainty. We want our guests to feel they can safely keep
their existing cruise bookings or schedule new sailings because this policy gives them more freedom and
The policy applies to all cruises with sailing
dates on or before April 2022 and across the company's global
brands: Royal Caribbean International, Celebrity Cruises and