Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Cruise Lines (Mainstream) > Carnival Cruise Lines
Register Forgot Password?

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old March 5th, 2011, 10:12 PM
Junior Member
Welcome Newcomer
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 3
Default Please help explain Cancelation Policy

Three friends and I (four of us) are to leave in twelve days on a cruise with Carnival.

Here are the specifics:

1.) Our trip is paid in full.
2.) All four of us are booked in the same cabin.
3.) Two of the friends are not able to go.
4.) I am not concerned with any refund money; I know that's out.
5.) I understand there is a $50 name-change fee, per passenger.


My question is this:

Do we have to pay any MORE money if only two of us travel, or if we find a third and only three of us travel?

I'm not clear on this. Again, I'm okay with NO refund. What I'm concerned about is that if only two of us go, we will be charged more money because two of the booked four passengers are not going.

Thanks for any help,
Caleb
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old March 6th, 2011, 12:32 AM
krunch's Avatar
Senior Member
Captain
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Brandon, Manitoba, Canada
Posts: 548
Default

Hmmmm.

Maybe best to call Carnival at this point if you're only 12 days out.

The way Carnival staff explained pricing to us on a recent cruise was the first 2 people in a room pay 100% fare. Any additional passengers after that are discounted. They ammount of discount varries however. You would know these numbers when you booked. I would think the room is yours for no additional money. I see no reason for an additional charge if there are no refunds.

There is a potential for your 2 friends who can not go to sell their "Seats" to a couple more of your friends and whatever price they could hammer out. Then when your friends get paid whatever they can get, they also would pay the $50 change of person fee to Carnival.

Good luck, hopefully it all works out for you, and have a great trip.

Krunch
__________________
Exotic Western Caribbean - Dream (B2B) - November, 2013 (Our Honeymoon)
Eastern Caribbean - Dream (B2B) - November, 2013 (Our Wedding)
Mexician Riviera - Spirit - November, 2011
Western Caribbean - Freedom - January, 2011
Southern Caribbean - Miracle - November, 2010
Western Caribbean - Liberty - November, 2008
Eastern Caribbean - Valor - October, 2006
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old March 6th, 2011, 01:44 AM
Junior Member
Welcome Newcomer
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 3
Default Got ya

Thanks! I did call, and you were correct.

As long as we're paid in full, no more money is due.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
50, additional, cancel, cancelation, cancellation, carnival, change, due, explain, fee, refund, refunds

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Cancelation =[ c_m_alex Teen Cruisers 4 August 17th, 2009 01:12 PM
Sensation Cancelation Travel Reimbursement first_timer Carnival Cruise Lines 14 September 7th, 2005 01:01 AM
trip cancelation insurance kthill Carnival Cruise Lines 2 July 7th, 2005 07:37 PM
Cancelation Policy if we go to War? Christy Norwegian Cruise Lines 1 February 7th, 2003 12:05 PM
Cancelation certificates cathyjane Celebrity 1 October 19th, 2000 03:58 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


 

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:39 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1