Cruising for $100 per night or less is not a myth – but these deals do take a little hunting down. We’ve done the hard yards, so you can just go straight to the part where you save money.
The majority of the sailings are last minute fares. Some depart in February but we’ve also managed to find quite a few departing in March and May 2020. P&O Cruises even has fares that meet the cut for their February 2021 sailings.
We’ve found seven different lines offering itineraries to the Pacific Islands, Australia, New Zealand and Asia starting at just $79 per night.
Cruise & Maritime Voyages
12-night Tropical Escape from $83/night
The itinerary departs from Fremantle on Vasco da Gama to visit Geraldton, Broome, Benoa, Lombok and Semarang before arriving in Singapore. The ship departs on February 12, 2020 and has cabins from $999pp.
14-night Treasures of Southeast Asia from $86/night
The Vasco da Gama departs Singapore on February 24 to sail Asia. The Singapore roundtrip visits Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia. Sail from $1,199pp.
12-night Great Barrier Reef Cruise from $82/night
The Celebrity Solstice departs Sydney on March 20, 2020 for Auckland from $82/night. Visit ports like Newcastle, Cairns, Airlie Beach, Brisbane and Bay of Islands before arriving in Auckland. Sail from $992pp.
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This sailing departs May 12, 2020 on the Sea Princess. This repositioning cruise brings the ship across the seas to start her World Cruise. She stops in Brisbane, Komodo Island, Singapore, Colombo, Muscat with many sea days in between before arriving in Dubai. Sail from $1,999pp.
This itinerary is one of Sea Princess’ World Cruise segment, departing from Dubai on June 3, 2020. The ship visits Jordan, Egypt, Greece, Croatia, Italy, Malta, France, Spain, Portugal and Ireland before arriving in London. Sail from $2,999pp.
Carnival Cruise Line
10-night Pacific Islands Cruise from $79/night
Sail on the Carnival Splendor on March 1, 2020 on a 10-night Sydney roundtrip from $79/night. The ship visits Noumea, Loyalty Island, Mystery Island and Mare. Sail from $792pp.
12-night Pacific Islands Cruise from $99/night
The Splendor sails a similar extended Sydney roundtrip itinerary on March 22 visiting Noumea, Mystery Island, Port Denarau, Suva and Mare. Sail from $1,188pp.
The Pacific Aria departs on February 10, 2021 on an Adelaide roundtrip. The itinerary visits Albany, Busselton, Fremantle and Esperance. Sail from $999pp.
17-night Asia & Australia Explorer from $84/night
The itinerary departs Melbourne on February 8, 2021 on the Pacific Dawn. The ship visits Brisbane, Airlie Beach and Cairns in Australia before heading for Asian destinations like Dili Timor Leste, Lombok, Benoa, Port Kelang and concluding in Singapore. Sail from $1,429pp.
Royal Caribbean Cruises
10-night South Pacific Cruise from $101/night
The Sydney roundtrip departs on March 30 on the Voyager of the Seas. The itinerary visits the Isle of Pines, Mare, Port Vila, Mystery Island and Noumea. Sail from $1,013pp.
Holland America Line
13-night New Zealand Cruise from $90/night
The itinerary sails from Sydney to Auckland on Noordam on February 1, visiting Hobart, Milford Sound, Dunedin, Akaroa, Picton, Wellington, Napier and Tauranga before reaching Auckland. Sail from $1,178pp. The ship is also doing a similar 15-night itinerary departing on February 26, with cabins from $93/night. The Maasdam is also offering a 14-night New Zealand itinerary departing February 16, with cabins from $86/night.