Published on October 4th, by Jack Cheng. Whenever you close your eyes, you can feel the nails running down the chalkboards on a torturous family cruise. A perfect retreat for young singles and active or mature couples, these voyages provide both premium accommodations and romantic getaways without the tantrums from the kiddie tables.
With no children on board, an Adult Only cruise means passengers can truly kick back with no distractions and no worries. Adult Only voyages not only guarantee a peaceful holiday on the seas, but also offer stylish surroundings with facilities and activities specifically catered towards adults. CALL
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For travelers who want a hassle-free vacation, an adults-only all-inclusive cruise is the holy grail. No kids taking over the hot tub or whining at dinner, and no nickel and diming to take away from the joys of onboard life. If you're this kind of traveler, you might be disappointed to know that options are limited for kid-free, no-extra-fees cruise lines although, as we'll point out, this describes most river cruises and small ship cruises.
In the last few decades, the cruise industry has ballooned into a multi-billion-dollar industry with more than 27 million people going on cruises every year. Now, you can find a cruise in pretty much every category, including families with kidsadventurers, foodies and luxury travelers. You can choose everything from room size and onboard facilities, to itineraries and even the general atmosphere of the cruise ship.
When selecting a cruise for the ultimate in peace and quiet, consider a voyage only for adults. Photo: cruise ship image by Roy from Fotolia. Cruising is all the rage these days.
A Viking Ocean ship in Monte Carlo. This interest was a signal to the industry that there might be a niche market for totally kid-free cruise experiences. Since its inception inViking which operates both river and ocean vessels differentiated itself from the pack.
What about those who crave a simpler age — when holidays as luxurious as a cruise were reserved for adults only and the kids were happy with a week at the seaside. The fleet has a mix of family friendly and adult only ships and Arcadia is the largest of the three no-kids-allowed liners Adonia and Oriana are the other two. Those who are happy to leave the swimwear and suncream at home could look at the Scottish Island and European river cruises that this small Hebridean Princess accommodates fifty guests but perfectly executed cruise line offers. On these all inclusive cruises all meals, drinks, snacks and picnics are included with as much free champers as you can quaff!
Aboard our comfortable smaller-sized, less crowded and classically-designed cruise ships, you can enjoy the personal, attentive service, friendly, home-from-home atmosphere, delicious food and fantastic entertainment Fred. Olsen is renowned for as you sail to stunning ports of the call in the company of like-minded adult guests — the perfect way to relax and forget about it all. Olsen cruise holiday for you.
For travelers who want a hassle-free vacation, an adults-only all-inclusive cruise is the holy grail. No kids taking over the hot tub or whining at dinner, and no nickel and diming to take away from the joys of onboard life. If you're this kind of traveler, you might be disappointed to know that options are limited for kid-free, no-extra-fees cruise lines although, as we'll point out, this describes most river cruises and small ship cruises. Here are the best all-inclusive cruises for adults -- plus, some additional options for lines and itineraries to consider.