The start-up cruise line from Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Voyages officially opened bookings on 14 February 2019.
Sir Richard Branson and Tom McAlpin, President, Virgin Voyages officially announced bookings were open at an exclusive event in New York City at One World Trade.
Bookings are now open on board the cruise line’s first of four ships, Scarlet Lady which is set to debut in April 2020. Voyages are now on sale are from 01 April – 25 October 2020 for the inaugural season.
Sir Richard Branson, Founder, Virgin Voyages, said: “I’ve dreamed of starting my own cruise line since I was in my 20’s, and now the launch is finally getting close,” said Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin Voyages. “We have taken the time to think about every detail and craft an experience that brings the Virgin brand to life and disrupts the travel industry.”
Tom McAlpin, President & CEO, Virgin Voyages, said: “At Virgin Voyages we are going beyond just great design, to defy and redefine luxury to be rebellious luxe. This new luxury is about knowing you are taken care of, that you’re never being nickel and dimed, and what you want, even some of the things you didn’t know you wanted, are already taken care of for you.”
Scarlet Lady offers adult-only four and five-night cruises from Miami, cruising to Cuba, Mexico and the Dominican Republic. Cruises are all-inclusive with four-night cruises starting from £725pp.