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Family Cruise Vacation Deals

Budget-friendly offers from kid-friendly cruise lines



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Take a boatload of fun activities, add super kids' clubs, wonderful excursions, and fairly-inclusive pricing, and it's no wonder that cruise vacations have become so popular with families. Whether your family is made up of first-time cruisers or veteran seadogs, your next family cruise vacation will be even sweeter if you snag a great deal. Here is a selection of current deals available from kid-friendly cruise lines in 2014. This page will be updated regularly, so come back often.


Carnival Cruise Lines: Special Offers
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Disney Cruise Line: Special Offers
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Holland America Line: Summer on Sale
Book a cruise of at least 7 nights and receive free upgrades on select sailings; free third and fourth fare for kids; free $50 beverage card per person.
Travel window: Select sailings June-December 2014
Book by: May 30, 2014. 

MSC Cruises: Hot Rates on Hot Dates
Snag 7-night cruises starting at $299 per person. 
Travel window: Select dates from late August to mid-December 2014
Book by: While available

MSC Cruises: Kids Sail Free
Up to two kids ages 11 and under sail free in the same cabin as two full-fare paying adults.
Travel window: Open
Book by: Open

Norwegian Cruise Line: Last-Minute Deals
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Royal Caribbean International: Sail Now or Sail Later
For 2014 sailings to the Caribbean and Bahamas itineraries, receive an onboard credit up to $400For 2015 and 2016 sailings, the second travel companion saves 50 percent of the fare.
Travel window: Select sailings through 2016.
Book by: May 31, 2014

Another good deal-finding resource is Cruise Critic's Price Drop tool, which shows you cruises that have been discounted in the past seven days.

Last update: May 20, 2014

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