First-time cruisers may not know that not all drinks are included in the cruise fare. To help you control your onboard spending on drinks, Princess offers drink packages.
Even if you’re not a first-time cruiser, but will be sailing aboard a Princess ship, read further as the information provided could help you save some money on drinks.
All prices are in USD and were the prices provided by Princess Cruises at the time of writing.
Do you like drinking soda?
Sodas are not included in the cruise fare and if bought one by one, the expense could add up fast on your onboard account. Here are three soda packages that may be a better option for you.
1. Canned Soda Package $11.75
Six canned sodas for the price of 5. Choose from any combination of Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Diet Sprite, orange soda, soda water, tonic water, or ginger ale.
2. Unlimited Soda Package $5.18 per person per day (gratuity included in price)
Get a tumbler to keep when you get this package. At any bar or restaurant onboard you’ll have unlimited soft drinks throughout the cruise.
3. Unlimited Soda & More Package $8.05 per person per day (gratuity included in price)
Unlimited soft drinks as you would in the Unlimited Soda Package plus hot chocolate, any mocktails, juices, shakes or floats through the cruise. Please note, there are no milkshakes or thick shakes on the Ocean and Pacific.
Note that the total price of second and third soda package is calculated based on the length of the cruise. For example, if you purchase the third soda package on a 7 day cruise, the total is $56.35.
Do you think you’re a caffeine feen?
If so, you may want to consider purchasing a coffee card. For $31, you get 15 espresso-based hot or cold specialty coffee drinks.
A bucket of six beers for the price of five for $23.25. Choose from Beck’s, Coors Light, Dos Equis, Miller Genuine Draft, Miller Lite. Please note, only guests 21 and older are permitted to purchase and consume alcohol.
Still have questions or just want to learn more about Princess Cruises? Call 1-800-565-2784 to speak with a Cruise Specialist.