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'ALL ABOARD' OUR 'EUROPEAN CITIES BREAK CRUISE'

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SAVE UP TO 50% - Book before 31.01.2018

'ALL ABOARD' OUR 'EUROPEAN CITIES BREAK CRUISE'
Full Board from only £355 per person!
From the 28TH OCT-2ND NOV 2018 (SUN-FRI)

Your CONA Holiday Service has put together this exclusive cruise offer, on board the ever popular Columbus.

Three of Europe’s most popular cities and you only have to unpack once! Amsterdam promises pretty tree-lined canals, gabled houses and world-famous museums, whilst Hamburg offers rich maritime history, grand buildings, beautiful lakes and parks and great shopping. Lastly, spend a day in historic Antwerp with its eye-catching architecture, sculpted streets and picturesque galleries. Be sure to bring home some delicious Belgian chocolates!

 

Your Cruise Itinerary:

Day 1: London, Tilbury, Depart - 16.00
Day 2: Amsterdam, Netherlands, Arrive - 08.00, Depart - 14.00
Day 3: Hamburg, Germany, Arrive - 12.00, Depart - 21.00
Day 4: At Sea
Day 5: Antwerp, Belgium, Arrive - 08.00, Depart - 19.00
Day 6: London, Tilbury, Arrive - 08.00

Parking is available in Tilbury at a cost of £55 per vehicle for the duration of the cruise

 

Drinks Package ONLY £10pppn - Save £35pp! Why not add our ‘Exclusive Drinks Inclusive Package’ at a supplement of £10 per person per night*

Our exclusive drinks package includes: House wine, draught beer and soft drinks by the glass during meal hours in the restaurants: Draught beer, house wines, cocktails and other alcoholic drinks by the glass from all bars during opening hours (excluding premium brands): Soft drinks and juices by the glass from all bars during opening hours.
* The drinks package is only available if all occupants of the cabin book it in advance for the 5 night duration. (All prices apply to bookings made before 31.01.2018. Exclusions apply).

 

Columbus

At 63,786 tonne, with a draft of 8.20 metres and overall length of nearly 250 metres, Columbus was purpose built for deep sea ocean cruising and ideally suited to the type of exciting scenic cruise programme on offer. She underwent an extensive refit in August 2015 and was upgraded further in April 2017 before the start of her maiden programme with Cruise & Maritime Voyages.

Accommodation

Accommodating up to 1400 guests, Columbus has 11 passenger decks, serviced by nine lifts. Columbus offers a wide choice of well-appointed inner and ocean view cabins plus 28 De Luxe Balcony cabins and 36 Junior Balcony suites. All accommodation is graded according to size and/or position within the ship.

Dining & Entertainment

At the Waterfront Restaurant you can opt for a full English breakfast, savour a leisurely lunch and enjoy a delightful five course dinner. Breakfasts and lunches are generally served on an open seating basis. However, two fixed time sittings are operated for dinner when your attentive waiting staff will welcome you each evening. Perhaps opt to dine at the Fusion or Grill speciality restaurants or sample the delights of a sumptuous dinner at the ‘Chef’s Table’ (supplementary charge). If you prefer something more casual, the Plantation Bistro is open every day for buffet style breakfast, lunches and dinner, and when the weather is fine, the Alfresco Grill beckons. There are extensive lounge areas including the Palladium Show Lounge with big show entertainment & cabarets, the Captain’s Club, Connexions, Raffles and Taverners Pub & Casino.

On board facilities include:

• Waterfront Restaurant • Speciality and Chef’s Table Restaurants (supplementary charge) • Alfresco Grill • Seven choices of lounge or bar • Casino • Shopping Galleria • Two coffee and tea shops • Six entertainment venues include Palladium Show Lounge • Columbus Lounge & Library • Bridge & Card Room • Jade Wellness Centre including Beauty Salon • Two heated outdoor swimming pools • Outdoor Giant Screen • Medical Centre • Extensive Sun Deck • Main Lobby • Reception • Tour Desks offering a wide range of shore tours • All cabins are well equipped with en-suite facilities, with shower, personal safes, television, hairdryer, music channels and electrical current is 110/220v AC.

Prices:

Cabin Type (per person)
Voyager Inner  - £355
Standard Twin Inner - £365
Standard Plus Twin Inner - £399
Superior Twin Inner - £425
Premium Twin Inner - £449
Voyager Ocean View - £445
Standard Twin Full* - £459
Standard Twin Full - £475
Standard Twin Port Hole Ocean View - £475
Standard Twin Ocean View - £499
Standard Twin Ocean View - £515
Standard Plus Twin Ocean View - £539
Superior Twin Ocean View - £599
Superior Plus Twin - £649
Premium Twin Ocean View - £699
De Luxe Balcony  - £999
Junior Balcony Suite  - £1125

The above prices apply to bookings confirmed on/or before the 31.01.2018. Prices for single cabins on application.

Notes:
It is a condition of booking a cruise that you have adequate travel insurance before departing. This vessel operate as adult only cruise ships and do not accept anyone under the age of 16. It is important that you are fit and healthy to embark on a cruise holiday and your attention is drawn to our Booking Conditions. Full British Passports are required for all cruises • Optional shore excursions, personal expenditure such as drinks, laundry, communication and medical fees are not included • According to international custom in the hospitality industry, tipping is accepted as recognition of good service. For your greater convenience the ships operate an automatic tipping system so instead of worrying how much and when to tip, an amount of £5.00 per person per night (£4.00 per person per night for cruises over 16 nights) will be debited to your onboard account. All itinerary timings are approximate and may be subject to change. Please be advised that the ships offer designated smoking areas - if you need further details please ask at the time of booking.

*Cabins with full or partially obstructed view.

FOR BOOKING FORMS PLEASE CONTACT:

By Phone: CONA Holiday Service on 0844 264 2122
By Email: conatravelservices@justforgroups.co.uk
By Post: The CONA Holiday Service, c/o Just For Groups!, The Old Bakery, Queens Road, Norwich, NR1 3PL