Dear Travel Professional,
We are so thrilled to
announce our newly enhanced Affinity Group Program! Carnival Cruise
Lines enhanced program offers attractive new group rates and
complimentary amenities for top selling individual fares booked into
groups, making it easier for you to highlight the value of affinity
group cruises to your clients. The enhanced program, which is effective
for all sailings departing on or after February 1, 2014, is a result of
travel agent feedback from recent Carnival Conversations events.
the new changes, Fun Select, Early Saver and Past Guest fares my be
added to groups with complimentary amenity points. Additional fares such
as Super Saver, resident, senior and promotional fares remain eligible
to book into groups with the option to buy amenity points at the price
of one dollar per point per cruise day; these fares all receive tour
conductor benefits if booked into a group. As part of the launch,
Carnival is offering complimentary amenity points on promotional fares
through the end of February 2014.
To read the full press release, please click here.
To help you prepare for
the new program, we’ve put together an Affinity Group Program Training
with all the details you’ll need on how the amenities, fares, group
guidelines and timelines will work with both new and existing groups. Click here to download a copy, or you can always visit GoCCL.com.
Thank you again for all
of your feedback over the last few months. We could not have launched
these programs without you. If you have any questions once you review
the documents, please contact us at 1-800-CARNIVAL.