MIAMI — Following yesterday’s news that Holland America, MSC, Seabourn and Cunard have all extended their suspensions of operations, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has followed suit with similar news that affects its various brands.
Its voluntary suspension affects all Norwegian, Oceania Cruises and Regent Seven Seas Cruises with embarkation dates from April 12, 2020 through May 10, 2020.
“With COVID-19 continuing to have a significant impact on communities throughout the world, we are extending our temporary suspension of cruise voyages across our three brands through May 10,” says Frank Del Rio, president and chief executive officer of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. “While we understand this disruption may inconvenience our loyal guests and valued travel partners, we are committed first and foremost to protecting the safety, security and well-being of our guests, crew, and the communities we visit. We appreciate their continued understanding as we navigate through these unprecedented times and do our part to help global efforts to contain this pandemic.”
The cruise line is asking guests currently booked on voyages with embarkation dates between March 13, 2020 and May 10, 2020 on Norwegian, Oceania or Regent Seven Seas to contact their travel agent or the cruise line for more information.