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Cruises with Virgin Voyages

Taking the cruising world by storm, Virgin Voyages cater to the next generation of sailors with a focus on 'detox and retox'. Adult by design and infused with luxury service and a relaxed approach to cruising, a Virgin Voyages cruise holiday is exactly what you want it to be, no matter how active or laidback you are.

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Virgin Voyages: Life on-board

  • Total cruises 106
  • Fleet: 3 Ships
  • Destinations: 7

Spend your days poolside, in the jacuzzi or working up a sweat at the gym, and when the sun goes down, it's time to dance the night away as you embark on itineraries to the Mediterranean and Caribbean.

Dining

Comprised by a team of Michelin-starred chefs, Virgin Voyages' cruises boast all-inclusive dining all cruise long - including speciality restaurants! With over 20 eateries to choose from, including numerous 24/7 snack stops, you'll never eat in the same place twice (unless you're particularly in love with it!).

Virgin Voyages restaurants include:

  • The Wake - Fresh steaks and seafood for the ultimate surf 'n turf.
  • Pink Agave - Classic and upscaled Mexican dishes paired with culture and history.
  • Gunbae - Hands-on, lively Korean BBQ.
  • The Test Kitchen - Part-cooking school, part-restaurant, and total innovative indulgence.
  • Razzle Dazzle - Vegetarian comfort food with mouth-watering twists.

Need to grab something quick and simple? Virgin Voyages have carefully designed The Galley to offer a wide range of popular choices, food-truck style. From fresh pastries at the bakery to bento boxes from the sushi bar, these choices are simple, speedy and sure to satisfy any cruiser.

Entertainment

Nighttime is when Virgin Voyages truly begin to show off their creativity. Theatre productions have been amplified to showcase some of the best, most exhilarating talents at sea, from festival-like shows to a circus-style retelling of Romeo and Juliet. As well as this, Virgin Voyages' ships are home to numerous bars and nightclub spaces such as the sensual Manor and the glitzy Red Room, meaning you're never far away from an unforgettable DJ set and your favourite drink.

Recreation

However you choose to spend your time onboard a Virgin Voyages cruise is totally up to you. Work up a sweat, give your salutations to the sun or simply sit back at the spa - there's endless ways to be entertained.

Group workouts are a popular choice with fitness classes included in your cruise fare. It doesn't matter if you're an avid fitness enthusiast or are a newbie to the gym - there's a class to suit every fitness level. Follow up your workout with a freshly pressed juice and a soak in the sauna, or take the indulgence one step further with a luxury treatment such as a seaweed wrap at the Redemption spa. Feeling daring? Stop by Squid Ink - the world's first at-sea tattoo parlour - to commemorate your trip at sea.

Virgin Voyages Ships

Seeing a gap in the cruise market, Virgin Voyages' ships provide an adult-only holiday experience onboard innovative, modern and exciting vessels that are designed to revolutionize the cruise industry.

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Virgin Voyages Destinations

Virgin Voyages have made certain you'll enjoy the destination as much as the ships thanks to carefully chosen ports of call in the Mediterranean and Caribbean where you can soak up the sun, sea and even exclusive beach parties.

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Virgin Voyages Covid-19 safety measures

Vaccination and Testing Requirements

Vaccination Requirements

To sail with Virgin Voyages, all guests must be 18 years of age or older, and fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least two weeks prior to sailing. Proof must be provided with either the NHS app or a vaccination card.

Covid-19 Testing

Pre, mid and post-voyage coronavirus testing may be required for a Virgin Voyages cruise. The cruise line is working with the UK Port Health Authorities, and guests will be updated on any requirements.

Further detail around requirements specific to your cruise will be provided to you prior to departure and can be checked on the cruise line pages here.

Please see the itinerary page for exact details that apply to your sailing.

Health and Safety Procedures

Onboard

To allow for social distancing at embarkation and onboard, Virgin Voyages will initially return with a reduced guest capacity. Contactless delivery and payments and virtual queues will reduce contact between guests and crew, while cleaning measures will be enhanced including the use of hospital-grade products and more frequent sanitation of high-traffic areas onboard.

Face Masks

If masks are required on land at the time of sailing then guests will be required to wear a face covering during their Virgin Voyages cruise.

Crew

During their time onboard, crew will regularly undergo temperature checks and Covid-19 testing. They will also be required to engage in frequent hand washing and glove wearing where needed.

Excursions and Going Ashore

Virgin Voyages will only suggest shore excursions that adhere to the cruise line's cleaning and social distancing requirements.

Please see the itinerary page for exact details that apply to your sailing.

Passport and Insurance Requirements

Insurance

Virgin Voyages strongly recommend that guests take out travel insurance for their cruise.

Passports

Even for sailings which do not leave British waters, all guests must have a valid passport, with at least six months validity from the return date, to travel.

Please see the itinerary page for exact details that apply to your sailing.

Cancellations and FCC Vouchers

Cancelled Cruises

Cruises onboard Scarlet Lady are cancelled through 1st October 2021. Cruises onboard Valiant Lady are cancelled from 14th November 2021 through 1st May 2022.

If affected, we will be in touch soon with details on your options.

Future Cruise Credit

For guests who have been impacted by cancellations, Virgin Voyages are offering several options:

  • If your cruise has been cancelled for the first time you can either receive 200% Future Cruise Credit of the balance you have paid to date which can be used for a future sailing. This must be redeemed within a year of the original sail date for departures through 2022.
  • Alternatively, guests can receive a refund of all monies paid plus a Future Cruise Credit of 25%.
  • Guests who have had their sailing cancelled more than once will be able to use their full Future Cruise Credit for bookings made within a year of the original sail date for cruises departing through 2022.

These offers apply only to the cruise element of bookings where PlanetCruise.com are the tour operator of the holiday.

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Flexible Booking Policy


For bookings made on or before 30th September 2021, for sailings through 2nd May 2022, guests can cancel up to 15 days before the voyage date to receive 100% Future Voyage Credit.

T&Cs apply - please see the itinerary page for details


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