Marella Cruises 2019 & 2020 – Late Deals – Cruise and Stay Offers

Marella CruisesMarella Cruises 2019 & 2020 (Marella summer 2020 on sale now ) brochures offers a number of different cruising options to suit different holidaymakers needs. Whether you are new to cruising or a regular, Marella Cruises have lots of cruise options to suit most holidaymakers. The Marella cruise brochure offers options such as cruise and stay holidays, combine cruises, adult only cruises, flexible durations, all inclusive cruises and more. If you have any places you would like to visit have a look at the Marella cruise itinerary to see what ports the ships visit. Depending on the time of year you will generally find the ships based in Jamaica, Barbados, Dubai and Tenerife in the winter season. For Marella summer cruises the ships will usually be based in and around the Mediterranean in Corfu, Majorca, Malaga and Dubrovnik.

Marella cruise reviews generally provide praise from previous guests, which is important as Marella cruises regularly uses feedback to make sure their cruise holidays are meeting holidaymakers expectations. Marella cruises gratuities are generally included in the cost of your cruising holiday so you don't have to worry about them being added on at the end of your holiday unlike on many other cruises.

Marella cruise etiquette is similar to most cruises in that there is usually at least one evening where guests are expected to dress on the formal nights. For the men think of dinner jackets, evening gowns, suits and generally lots of ladies in dresses. If you don't want to participate then you can eat in the buffet restaurant where formal attire is not required. You can also usually eat in the buffet restaurant as often as you want. Normally the food menu for that day is posted outside each restaurant.

You can either book a Marella cruise holiday or if you have your own flights you can also book a Marella cruise only and make your own way to the port. This is a great option for anyone looking to do something different or has access to cheap flight deals.

A typical Marella Cruise Holiday 2019 & 2020 cruise includes

  • Return flights from the UK (many local airports to choose from)
  • All tips and service charges (unlike many other cruise companies)
  • Your chosen cabin onboard accommodation
  • All onboard entertainment / shows
  • Extra luggage allowance on Tui flights
  • Port taxes
  • Full board meals
  • Coach transfers to and from the airport to your Marella cruise ship

Marella Cruises All Inclusive Deals

Marella all inclusive cruises upgrades* are a popular option for many holidaymakers looking to make the most of their holiday. You can also take advantage of the Marella cruise drinks or Marella cruise wine package however for most the all inclusive upgrade offers enough variety at a great price. Generally on ships you would probably pay between £1-2 per soft drink and more for alcoholic drinks. So it is easy to see why the Marella cruises all inclusive upgrade deals do so well. Sometimes there are free upgrades to all inclusive on certain sailings and ships when you book early. It is always worth checking before you book and if there are any deals these are always clearly displayed on the Marella Cruise web site > click here
*From Summer 2019 all Marella cruises will be based on all inclusive

Marella Cruise Discount Code!

There is sometimes a Marella cruises discount code where you can save extra off when you book a Marella cruise. To check and see if there is a Marella cruise holidays discount code simply go to the official Tui web site where you will see if there are any current discount coupon deals. The discount code is clearly shown if available plus by going on the official web site you will also automatically receive any applicable online discounts off the cost of your cruise. Other Marella cruise deals sometimes include cabin all inclusive board upgrades.

Marella cruises late deals

If you are unable to book early or are hoping to get one of the Marella late cruise deals then there is always a good chance you will be able to make good savings by booking last minute. Whether you get a cheap deal or not will depend on a number of factors and the basic economic principle of supply and demand. The demand for a Marella cruise New Year deal is normally very high in comparison even to Marella Christmas cruises. The best option is if possible to avoid the school holiday dates in the summer as well as Easter, New Year, Xmas and the half term school holidays as well. This does leave you with lots of great options to find Marella late cruise deals. Try and be as flexible as possible with your choice of departure points and cruise destinations. This will help keep the cost of any last minute deals you may find. It is possible that there are more flight seats available from one airport than another so you will possibly see differences in the cost of flying from Manchester against a flight from Birmingham or Liverpool. If you are happy to drive a bit further for your flight then this could help you save money, depending on the savings. The more restrictions you put on your Marella last minute cruises search the less holiday results you will get and not necessarily the best deals. Also by simply checking a few more departure dates (if you can) widen your search for more Marella late cruise deals. Always check availability on the official Marella web site as this will show all the live availability and will also include any extra online discounts you could be entitled to get.

Marella Cruise Ships in the Marella Cruise Fleet

Marella cruise ships include the Marella Discovery, Marella Dream, Marella Celebration, Marella Majesty and the Marella Spirit. Each of the Marella cruise ships offers something different and have slightly different facilities. All the ships offer a family friendly swimming pool and some also have adult only pool areas as well. Typically each ship also features a library, Marella Kids' club, shops, fitness centre, beauty salon and spa and whirlpool baths.

Marella Discovery Cruise Ship

  • Great for a family cruise
  • Excellent dining
  • Broadway Show Lounge
  • Games Area
  • 5 storey atrium
  • Holds around 1,800 passengers
  • 915 Cabins and 11 decks

Marella Dream Cruise Ship

  • Two storey Show lounge
  • Around the world dining experience
  • Contemporary bars
  • Holds around 1,500 cruise passengers
  • 767 cabins and 12 decks

Marella Celebration Cruise Ship

  • A La Carte dining options
  • Great bars
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Stylish cabins
  • Holds around 1,200 cruise passengers
  • 631 cabins and 10 decks

Marella Majesty Cruise Ship

  • Great for couples / adults
  • A La Carte Bistro
  • Piano Lounge
  • Holds around 1,400 cruise passengers
  • 732 cabins and 11 decks

Marella Spirit Cruise Ship

  • Traditional Lounges
  • 200 seat cinema
  • Fine dining experiences
  • Holds around 1,200 cruise passengers
  • 627 cabins and 10 decks

Marella Explorer 2

  • New for Summer 2020
  • Adult only cruises

There are different cabin types and options to choose from depending on the cruise ship you have selected. The options generally range from inside cabins all the way to a grand, royal suite or the presidential suite. The cost of your cabin will generally reflect the deck it is on, the size and facilities, whether it has a balcony and

Marella Cruises Entertainment

Each of the Marella holiday cruises offers something different and facilities and entertainment is no different. Whilst onboard you can look forward to great entertainment in the Broadway show lounges with West end style productions and there are usually special guests acts from the UK including popular comedians. Most shows are repeated twice so that guests chat chose to dine at different times can still fit in a show. There is usually live music somewhere on the ship in one of the lounges so you can relax with a drink and listen to the music or have a dance. For children Marella Kids' clubs will keep the 3-11 year olds happy with visits available in two hour sessions.

Marella Cruise and Stay Holidays 2019 & 2020

Marella Cruise & stay holidays give you the option to extend your holiday beyond the usual 7 night cruise duration, you can add accommodation either before or after the cruise in the hotel of your choice. Generally the Marella cruise itinerary will change each week so you could also book a back to back cruise and stay on the same ship for two weeks. So you can combine cruises and there are a few options to choose from. Both the options can be booked direct on the Tui holidays web site (click here)

Marella Adult Only Cruises

The Marella Celebration cruises from Dubrovnik are adult only and they will not accept a booking from families with children under 17 years of age. These adult only cruises can be combined for anyone looking for a two week adult only cruise holiday. You also have the option for a cruise and stay holiday by adding an adult only hotel either before or after your cruise. Depending on your flight options you can either extend your holiday by 3 or 7 nights. These cruises also offer the option to upgrade to an adult only all inclusive cruise if you want.

Marella Cruise Destinations

Marella cruise base their ships in different locations depending on the time of year. For winter cruises the ships will be based in warmer climates and for summer cruises the ships are generally based around the Mediterranean. Below are some of the ports you could visit depending on the Marella cruise itinerary you select

Marella Barbados Cruises

St Vincent, Antigua, St Maarten, St Kitts, British Virgin Islands, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire, Grenada, St Lucia, Grenada, Dominica, Martinique and Guadeloupe

Marella Jamaica Cruises

Honduras, Belize, Mexico, Cuba, Grand Cayman, Panama and Costa Rica

Marella Tenerife Cruises

Santa Cruz, Las Palmas, La Palma, Funchal, Agadir, Arrecife

Marella Dubai Cruises

Qatar,  Muscat Qaboos, Khor Fakkan, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Oman

Marella Egypt Cruises

Hurghada, Jordan, Oman, Dubai And Emirates, Sharm El Sheikh ( Nile Cruises)

Marella Dubrovnik Cruises

Corinth, Itea, Corfu, Kotor, Malta, Sicily, Crotone, Igoumenitsa, Rovinj, Venice, Trieste, Hvar, Montenegro

Marella Corfu Cruises

Crete, Mykonos, Kusadasi, Piraeus (for Athens), Katakolon, Slovenia, Venice, Split, Dubrovnik, Montenegro, Santorini, Bodrum, Syros, Kefalonia,

Marella Malaga Cruises

Lisbon, Portimao, Cadiz, Casablanca, Gibraltar, Palma, Barcelona, Ibiza, Almeria, Ceuta, Vigo, Porto, Huelva

There are many other Marella cruise itineraries to choose from including special one off cruises which offer different ports to visit and different cruise durations such as 9,12,16,18 25 nights.

Marella Cruise Extras & Marella Cruise Excursions

Marella Cruise extras include the many different Marella cruise excursions available in each port. You do not have to go on any of these trips however in some cases it is not a bad idea. Some of the ports can be a fair distance to the places of interest and if you want to make the most of your cruise holiday you will probably add them on. Generally you will pay at least £40 per person so for a family it can add up especially if you book a lot of trips. You can sometimes use other cruise excursion companies or arrange your own transport. The main advantage of booking a trip with Marella is that as long as you are on the bus the ship will wait for you otherwise if you miss the ships departure it could cost you a lot of money to get to the next port. Make sure you do a bit of research prior to going on holiday and see what ports actually would be best booking a trip at. There are many ports where you can just walk off the ship yourself straight into the town and have a wander yourself without taking the scenic bus tour at £40 just for a three hour bus journey.

Marella Cruise Flights

Using the extensive network of Tui flight options around the UK you will generally find flights to the popular cruise departure points of Corfu, Dubrovnik, Palma and Malaga. Some of the more long haul destinations in the winter such as Dubai will only be available form a couple of airports. When you book your cruise direct online you will also be able to upgrade your flight seat, book seat reservations and increase your luggage allowance and get details of what hand luggage you can take.

The best place to book a Marella cruise online is on the official Tui UK web site so you do not miss out on any Marella cruise holidays discount codes if there are any or any upgrade deals either. You will also automatically get any online discounts applied to the cost of your cruise. All reservations are subject to the Marella cruise booking terms and conditions as detailed on their web site.