Southern Caribbean November 2017 | Craig Travel

Southern Caribbean November 2017

Southern Caribbean
Roundtrip Tampa
Holland America Line
ms Rotterdam
November 4, 2017 to November 19, 2017
16 Days
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Escape the encroaching cold of the winter with a warm water cruise through the Southern Caribbean. This 16 day program visits the most picturesque islands filled with the smiling faces of locals.
After a short flight to Florida, you embark on the gracious ms Rotterdam, one of Holland America best known and loved ships. Settle into your spacious staterooms and then sit back and relax as you are taken to a host of unique islands and ports, each different from the last, never having to pack a bag until you are ready to head for home.

Travel Info - Cruise

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This cruise is suitable for all passengers who meet our basic criteria for group travel.

Inclusive Features
  • 15 night cruise on the ms Rotterdam, based on sharing a twin bedded stateroom in category selected
  • All meals and entertainment on board
  • Services of the cruise director and local representatives
  • Baggage handling shipside
  • All gratuities for included shipboard services
  • All cruise line taxes and fees
  • Air - inclusive rates also include: Estimated return economy airfare from cities listed; Transfers between the airport and the ship; All current air taxes, fuel surcharges and fees; Airport transfers in Canada or equivalent value

Ports of Call

ms Rotterdam
Holland America Line

Holland America’s cruise ships offer a signature of excellence that the most discriminating cruiser will appreciate. The ms Rotterdam is breathtaking in every detail, from the truly spacious staterooms to the priceless antiques that line her halls. At just under 60,000 gross tons, she carries just 1,400 guests in spacious comfort.
The Rotterdam features all the enhancements of the Signature of Excellence program, including premium Euro-top mattresses, Egyptian cotton bed linens, fluffy towels and bathrobes in all staterooms and much more.
Fifteen different lounges and restaurants are ours to enjoy from the Showroom at Sea, two decks high and a lounge stage that will fill your evenings with entertainment, to the twin levels of the La Fontaine Dining Room with its grand staircase and floor to ceiling windows. The list goes on - the spacious Lido for casual breakfasts and lunches, the full size theatre for first-run movies, a complete casino, library, card room and numerous intimate lounges for a quiet conversation or a pre-dinner dance. Enjoy the ambiance and epicurean delights of the Pinnacle Grill. Ample deck area, a complete Promenade deck, two pools (one of which can be covered) and a superb fitness / spa with beauty salon are ours to enjoy.
A host of activities are also ours to enjoy, from fashion shows to dance classes and bridge tournaments, from gala evening shows to a quiet piano concert or a first-run movie. Join the morning exercise class, walk the Promenade Deck, enjoy a sauna and massage or relax on deck with a good book and the fresh sea air.
Each stateroom features two lower beds (most of which can convert to a queen), a private bathroom with shower, individually temperature controls, telephone, and ample closet space. Each has a plasma colour TV (featuring daily first-run movies), a DVD player and multi-channel music. All staterooms feature a separate sitting area and vanity and average stateroom size is over 190 square feet. Most outside staterooms feature picture-window viewing and all feature a bathtub. The Veranda suites feature a private balcony, floor to ceiling windows, a mini-bar/refrigerator, whirlpool bath and more.


Cruise cost in Canadian Dollars, per person:
Category – Stateroom Description (Deck)SingleDouble
K Inside (Main, Veranda, Navigation)
J Inside (Dolphin, Main)
E Outside (Dolphin, Main)
DA Outside (Main)
D Outside (Dolphin, Lower Promenade)
C Outside (Main)
B Veranda Suite (Veranda, Navigation)
A Veranda Suite (Veranda)

Cruise price is based on sharing a twin-bedded stateroom with private bathroom. Prices are based on rates, taxes, and fees effective August 2016 and are subject to change due to factors beyond our control. This cruise will operate with a minimum of two members as listed - our escort will accompany the group with a minimum of 20 travelling.

Note: Single rates are available on our website or by calling our office. Passengers wishing to share accommodation - please call our office.


Shore Excursions are not included in your cruise cost, allowing you the freedom to choose from several optional tours that will be offered in each port. Excursions will be available for purchase through the Holland America Line website or after embarkation.


Sample Airfares from cities across Canada
Departure LocationDeparture Price
Ottawa / Montreal
Halifax / Winnipeg
Regina / Saskatoon
Calgary / Edmonton / Vancouver

Airfares from other gateways are available on request. Air pricing listed is estimated and subject to change. Airfares and air carrier are subject to change and will be confirmed prior to final payment. Refer to Inclusive Features for details.

Pricing Details

Prices DO NOT INCLUDE the cost of insurance which is available and is highly recommended. Premiums vary with the cost, length of the trip, and the traveller’s age. For passengers up to and including 74 years on departure date, premiums will range from $211 to $451 pp plus applicable taxes. Cost supplements for travellers aged 75-85 will range from $177 to $395 pp plus applicable taxes. Clients 86 years and older and/or clients residing outside Ontario – please contact our staff for procedures. This insurance is effective from the date of purchase and carries limitations on pre-existing medical conditions. Please discuss your insurance coverage prior to booking. Refer to the Terms and Conditions for more information. 

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Final Payment Date:
Monday, August 14, 2017