American Express Platinum Cruise Privileges Program! Get up to $300 Shipboard Credit on some cruises!

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Exclusive Cruise Privileges for Platinum AMEX Card Holders

 
Cruise Privileges makes your sailing experience even richer.
Sail for six days or longer with one of our world-class partners and enjoy these complimentary extras on any qualifying cruise:
     
A $300 per stateroom shipboard creditor a two category stateroom upgrade, depending on the cruise line and stateroom category booked.

 

Additional exclusive amenities unique to each cruise line

 

Cruise Privileges Partners

Crystal Cruises Regent Seven Seas Cruises
The Yachts of Seabourn Silversea Cruises
Holland America Line Princess Cruises
Cunard Line Windstar Cruises

 

Participating Cruise Lines

   
Crystal Cruises
Voted the world's best large ship cruise line by Travel + Leisure for eleven consecutive years, Crystal Cruises is renowned for elegant surroundings and exceptional service based on your personal preferences. Crystal's luxurious ships pamper guests with market-fresh cuisines, a 20,000-bottle wine cellar, in-room Internet access, a Feng Shui-designed spa, and extensive entertainment choices. Also, be sure to experience the array of complimentary enrichment programs, including Berlitz, Yamaha, The Society of Wine Educators, and the Cleveland Clinic.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • $300 per stateroom shipboard credit
  • Complimentary shore excursion (maximum value $250 per stateroom)2
  Cruise Destinations

Africa, Canada and New England, The Caribbean, Europe, Mexico, Panama Canal, Asia, World Cruise
 
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Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Luxury Goes ExploringSM aboard Regent Seven Seas Cruises, a distinctive fleet of elegant ships designed for hundreds of guests rather than thousands. Each six-star vessel shares an ambience that's upscale but not uptight. Hone your cooking skills at exclusive Le Cordon Blue workshops and enjoy other signature programs like Spas by Carita of Paris and the new Travel Concierge. Enjoy experiences that are customized and unique - and now included onboard are beverages, gratuities and a stocked mini-bar!
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • $300 per stateroom shipboard credit
  • Exclusive behind-the-scenes tour
  Cruise Destinations

Alaska, Antarctica, Asia, The Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, Mexico, Panama Canal, South America, South Pacific, World Cruise
 
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The Yachts of Seabourn
Uncompromising luxury characterizes The Yachts of Seabourn, intimate 208-guest ships that offer virtually one staff member per guest. Seabourn's Signature DelightsSM include such amenities as all-suite accommodations (many with balconies), open-seating dining, an open bar, and a no-tipping policy. Complimentary Massage Moments and Caviar in the SurfSM are among the many signature experiences provided.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • $300 per suite shipboard credit
  • Exclusive "suite dreams" turndown service (once per cruise)
  • Complimentary bottle of wine
  Cruise Destinations

Asia, Eastern Seaboard, The Caribbean, Europe, Panama Canal, South America, Costa Rica, Mexico
 
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Silversea Cruises
Often chosen the world's best small ship cruise line by Leading travel publications, Silversea Cruises exhibits a passion for perfection. More than 80% of the all-suite accommodations feature private verandas. Enjoy open-seating dining, inspired cuisine, and complimentary wines, spirits, and beverages. All onboard gratuities are included. Complimentary excursions ensure that guest Go to know.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • $300 per suite shipboard credit
  • Complimentary bottle of premium champagne
  • Exclusive bridge tour
  Cruise Destinations

Africa, Asia, The Caribbean, Northern Europe and The Baltic, Mexico, The Mediterranean, South America, The Far East, South Pacific, Transoceanic World Cruise
 
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Holland America
Blending some of the world's most desirable destinations with enriching onboard experiences, Holland America Line's elegant ships are renowned for gracious, unobtrusive service, diverse dining choices, and extraordinary amenities such as the Culinary Arts Center, presented by Food & Wine®. Relax in spacious, well-appointed staterooms and the expanded Greenhouse Spa & Salon. Broaden your horizons with the Explorations Speaker Series and the Explorations Café, powered by The New York Times.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • Two-category upgrade on outside staterooms or $300 per suite shipboard credit
  • Complimentary dinner at the Pinnacle Grill (available first night only)
  • Welcome bottle of champagne
  Cruise Destinations

Alaska, Asia, Canada and New England, The Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, Mexico, The Panama Canal, South America, Australia & New Zealand, World Cruise
 
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Princess Cruises
With ships that are grand in amenities, Princess Cruises offers a personal onboard experience that's called "Big Ship Choice, Small Ship Feel." Escape to a world of intimate pleasures and a wide breadth of activities, such as swimming, shopping, the Lotus Spa®, and ScholarShip@Sea® enrichment. Dine in the style that suits you, with a choice of Traditional Dining or more flexible Anytime Dining. Look forward to stunning views - thanks to a high percentage of affordable balconies.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • Two-category upgrade on staterooms and mini-suites, or $300 per suite shipboard credit2
  • Complimentary dinner in an alternative dining venue (available first night only)
  • Welcome bottle of champagne
  Cruise Destinations

Africa, Alaska, Asia, Canada and New England, The Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, Mexico, The Panama Canal, South America, South Pacific, Australia/New Zealand, World Cruise
 
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Cunard
Getting there is half the fun aboard The Most Famous Ocean Liners in the WorldSM, where dashing British officers and a solicitous staff recreate the Golden Age of Travel. Since 1840, Cunard Line has launched nearly 180 liners, along with enough firsts and foremosts to be forever inscribed in maritime history. Today's opulent liners embody that innovative tradition. Look forward to culinary flair, White Star Service, unparalleled cultural arts, and some of the largest ballrooms at sea.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • $300 per stateroom shipboard credit on outside cabins and above
  • Exclusive Embarkation
  • Welcome bottle of wine
  Cruise Destinations

Asia, Canada & New England
The Caribbean, Europe, South America, Transatlantic, World Cruise
 
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Windstar Cruises
With the snap of crisp white sails, a Windstar cruise becomes an adventure. Life as you know it will be 180° from Ordinary®. Aboard these intimate yacht-like ships you're free to experience the life of the truly pampered. Relax with a massage in the Salon/Spa, with the playful options of the Water Sports Platform and the tasteful surroundings of your ocean-view guest room. Savor cuisine that entices with freshness and creativity in restaurants where you never need a jacket and tie.
 
Exclusive Amenities

  • $300 per stateroom shipboard credit
  • Exclusive "Romance Under Sail" amenities package
  Cruise Destinations

The Caribbean, Costa Rica, The Greek Isles, The Mediterranean, The Panama Canal, Transatlantic Cruises
 
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1. The 2008 Cruise Privileges program (CPP) is only valid on voyages of 6 days or longer, and may not be combinable with group promotions depending on the cruise line. CPP may not be combined with other American Express Card offers, including American Express Mariner Club. Blackout dates, category and fare restrictions may apply. CPP is a special benefit for U.S. Platinum Card members. Certain Platinum Cards are not eligible for certain benefits and services. The $300 ($150 per person, double occupancy) shipboard credit cannot be used in the casino or for payment of gratuities, is non-transferable, cannot be redeemed for cash or credit and cannot be combined with other shipboard credit offers. Benefits are one per stateroom. One of the travelers must be a U.S. Platinum Card member and there is a three-stateroom limit per Card member, per sailing. Payment must be made with an American Express Card in the Platinum Card member's name. Book through Platinum Travel Service (PTS) or refer your U.S. travel agency to PTS. Bookings made directly with the cruise lines are not eligible for CPP benefits. To receive CPP benefits, travel agencies are responsible for following CPP bookings guidelines provided by Agency Services Desk (ASD): 800-443- 7672, prompt 5. Program valid for sailings completed by 12/31/10. Partners and benefits are subject to change without notice. Ships' registries: Crystal Cruises: Bahamas; Cunard Line: Great Britain; Holland America Line: Netherlands & Bahamas; Princess Cruises: Bermuda; Regent Seven Seas Cruises: Bahamas, Bermuda; Seabourn Cruise Line: Bahamas; Silversea Cruises: Bahamas; Windstar Cruises: Bahamas. The partner and benefits described herein are accurate at time of printing and are subject to change or cancellation without notice. American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. acts solely as sales agent for travel suppliers and is not liable for the acts or inactions of such suppliers. CST# 1022318-10; ML# 1192; Washington UBI# 600-469-694; TA# 002 - Registered Iowa Travel Agency; NV# 2001-0126. 2008 American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
 
2. The $250 ($125 per person, double occupancy) Crystal Adventures shore excursion credit cannot be used in the casino or for payment of gratuities, is non-transferable, cannot be redeemed for cash or credit and cannot be combined with other shipboard credit offers. Princess upgrades applicable only within the same class of staterooms: balcony to balcony, outside to outside, inside to inside. See applicable cruise line brochure for terms, conditions, and definitions that will apply to your booking. Benefits are one per stateroom.