PRECAUTIONARY MEASURES ON OUR YACHTS, SO YOU CAN TRAVEL WITH CONFIDENCE
With the consultation of The World Health Organization (WHO), we have adopted the below measures and sanitation protocols on board our small ships since the beginning of the outbreak. Up to today, and following these protocols across our fleet, we have not had a COVID-19 case on board our yachts.
Policies currently in place include:
A.MANDATORY PRE-EMBARKATION SCREENING
We have implemented pre-cruise screening for all guests and crew. This includes:
All passengers and crew will be screened prior embarkation and daily every morning during the cruise for:
a) Body temperature
b) Blood oxygen content
Guests are asked to submit a completed questionnaire related to COVID prior to embarkation. All records related to each Guest’s Health Condition during the cruise, are kept in file for two months.
Boarding will be denied to any guest or crew who has, within 14 days of embarkation:
All luggage are disinfected prior to embarkation.
B. WHILE ON BOARD /DURING THE CRUISE
General Hygiene Practices & Standards
Food Hygiene Practices & Standards
C. CREW MEMBERS
Practices & Standards
Some measures will remain in effect in certain countries and are subject to change at any time as we evaluate the situation and continue to consult with local health authorities as well as the WHO.
For frequently asked questions and information regarding COVID-19, please visit the following websites:
SEYCHELLES - Department of Health – Seychelles http://www.health.gov.sc/-World Health Organization (WHO)
Enjoy reduced deposits and the serenity to cancel for any reason.
For all new reservations for 2021 and Winter 2021/22 cruises confirmed as of October 15, 2020 until April 30, 2021:
Secure your booking by a reduced deposit of ONLY € 250/ $ 300 per person for double and € 300 / $ 360 for single travelers.
Balance: 60 days prior your cruise departure
Flexible Cancellation conditions:
Up to 60 days prior to your embarkation: Administration fees* € 120/ $150 per person in double cabins and €150/$ 180 per person in single.
59-30 days prior to your embarkation: 50% cancellation fees (25% cancellation fees and 25% of the amount will be considered as Future Credit ** valid for any scheduled variety Cruises embarking until the end of December 2022.)
29 -00 days from your embarkation: 100% cancellation fees
*In case of cancellation the administration fee per booking will be converted to a future cruise credit redeemable on bookings made up to 12 months after cancellation, valid for any cruise and date of cruise.
Conditions & Restrictions
- The “Small Ships, Great Flexibility” New policy conditions are valid only for bookings confirmed by Variety Cruises as of OCTOBER 15TH 2020 – APRIL 30, 2021.
- The above policy may be withdrawn anytime without prior notice.
- All reservations are on request and on first-come-first-served basis.
- They do not apply on existing bookings and on group bookings.
- Please mention “VCFLEX” at the moment of your booking. Otherwise, Full Normal Payment and Cancellation conditions will apply
- For cancellations within 59 – 00 days from sailing:
A full refund or Future Cruise Credit will be offered to passengers in the events of
a) The country of embarkation is not allowing certain nationalities to enter the country or impose quarantine due to Covid-19 situation in passengers’ country or the countries of embarkation. b) In the event that the country of passengers imposes a quarantine to their nationals upon their return