Website Terms and Conditions
CruiseDirect.co.uk (Terms and Conditions)
The use of www.cruisedirect.co.uk is subject to the following terms and conditions.
In entering our site you as a user (‘you’) are accepting our terms and conditions.
www.cruisedirect.co.uk is maintained for your personal use and viewing. The access and use of www.cruisedirect.co.uk featuring these terms and conditions constitutes your acceptance of these terms and conditions. They take effect from the date on which you first use this website.
All prices and benefits on the website may change at the time of enquiry and booking. Pricing is only an indicative value and we are reliant on the suppliers of each cruise providing us with correct pricing.
CruiseDirect.co.uk do not guarantee any pricing nor any 'extra benefits' that are listed (such as onboard spending money, free upgrades, free car parking etc) on the website, please contact us for exact pricing.
You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party.
Information collected by us is used to improve the content of www.cruisedirect.co.uk, to customise the content and/or layout of www.cruisedirect.co.uk and to contact users. Acting as a travel agent, CruiseDirect.co.uk will pass your details onto any third party tour operator / travel company as deemed necessary to complete your travel booking.
You agree to indemnify CruiseDirect.co.uk against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damage, or expenses (including legal fees) that may occur in connection with the use of this site.
Linking to www.cruisedirect.co.uk
www.cruisedirect.co.uk encourages websites to link to it. We do not however permit our pages to be loaded into frames on your site; www.cruisedirect.co.uk pages must load into the user’s entire window. www.cruisedirect.co.uk does not permit links from any site that contains material that could be construed as offensive.
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The names, images and logos identifying www.cruisedirect.co.uk are copyright.
If you believe that your copyright has been infringed, please contact www.cruisedirect.co.uk. We will need to know details of the work, where it is on the site, and a statement that reproduction has not been authorised.
The www.cruisedirect.co.uk website is provided 'as is', without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.
If, by mistake, we have under-priced an item, we will not be liable to supply that item to you at the stated price, provided that we notify you before you depart on your holiday/cruise/travel arrangement. In those circumstances, we will notify the correct price to you so you can decide whether or not you wish to proceed with the order at that price.
Any persons making bookings from viewing an offer or promotion via this website either online or via the telephone agree to these terms and conditions.
We do not warrant that the functions contained in the material contained in this site will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that this site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or represent the full functionality, accuracy, reliability of the materials.
All itineraries, pricing and 'extra benefits' within the website is indicative and may change at the time of enquiry and booking. Itineraries are correct at time of publish and may be subject to change. All itineraries and travel arrangements are confirmed by our travel advisors at time of booking.
Once contact has been made via online enquiry (email), telephone or by writing to us we can confirm the final costings for each part of your travel arrangements. We do our best to ensure our pricing is accurate, although please confirm with us in person all our pricing. Please note most pricing within CruiseDirect.co.uk is 'Cruise Only' and does not include the price of flights or other travel arrangements.
CruiseDirect.co.uk reserve the right to refund or refuse any booking made by informing the parties up until the day of travel for no given reason, we will aim to make every attempt to contact customers to notify them of these changes, although sometimes this is not possible. CruiseDirect.co.uk will not be responsible for any costs incurred by customers who have purchased any other travel arrangements/items that coincides with their cancelled travel arrangements.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damages whatsoever arising from use or loss of use of, data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of www.cruisedirect.co.uk.
Offers have limited availability on a 1st come 1st served basis & are per person unless stated. Official ratings may differ from tour operator / accommodation supplier ratings. Late booking fees may apply.
Some tour operators may charge extras for transfers, inflight meals or ticket on departure - details on request. * Terms and conditions may apply. Errors and Omissions excluded.
These terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of Scotland. Any dispute arising under these terms and conditions shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Scotland. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Scotland courts in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this website. Use of this web site is unauthorised in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including without limitation this paragraph.
If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Links to external websites
We cannot accept any responsibility for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or your computer system which may occur whilst using material derived from this website.
Updated 22nd May 2012
We may at any time revise these terms and conditions without notice. Please check regularly. Continued use of www.cruisedirect.co.uk after a change has been made is your acceptance of the change.
All offers are subject to availability and are not guaranteed.
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Please ensure you have read through the above terms and conditions are in agreement along with any terms and conditions supplied at the time or after making your booking.
Passports and Visas
It is your responsibility to check and fulfill the passport, visa, health and immigration requirements applicable to your itinerary. We can only provide general information about this. You must check requirements for your own specific circumstances with the relevant Embassies and/or Consulates and your own doctor as applicable. Requirements do change and you must check the up to date position in good time before departure.
Most countries now require passports to be valid for at least 6 months after your return date. If your passport is in its final year, you should check with the Embassy of the country you are visiting. For further information contact the Passport Office on 0870 5210410 or find passport information here.
Special conditions apply for travel to the USA, and all passengers must have individual machine readable passports. Please check www.usembassy.org.uk. For European holidays you should obtain a completed and issued form EHIC prior to departure.
Up to date travel advice can be obtained from the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, visit www.fco.gov.uk
Non British passport holders, including other EU nationals, should obtain up to date advice on passport and visa requirements from the Embassy, High Commission or Consulate of your destination or country(ies) through which you are travelling.
We do not accept any responsibility if you cannot travel, or incur any other loss because you have not complied with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities. You agree to reimburse us in relation to any fines or other losses which we incur as a result of your failure to comply with any passport, visa, immigration requirements or health formalities.
Before you travel you should take advice about your specific needs as early as possible.
The Foreign and Commonwealth Travel Advice Unit has up-to-date information for most destinations - visit www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice select the destination you require and click on ‘health’.
Further travel health advice can be found on https://travelhealthpro.org.uk/countries
You should consider having any vaccinations at least 6 weeks before you travel as some take time to have effect.
For more information on vaccinations visit the National Travel Health Network Centre http://nathnac.net/
Health Insurance Card (EHIC)
If you are visiting a European Union (EU) country it is recommended that you should apply for a free European Health Insurance Card (EHIC) and take it with you when you travel. You can obtain an application form from a main Post Office or you can apply online. Some travel insurance policies require you to obtain an EHIC card – please check before you travel.
Further information can be supplied by writing to us
Cumbria Contact Centre
Emlyn Hughes House
All holidays and travel advertised are subject to change and availability and prices can change without notice. CruiseDirect.co.uk uses information and descriptions obtained from third party websites. We cannot guarantee these descriptions or be held responsible for errors and omissions.
Cruisedirect.co.uk is a trading name of Barrhead Travel Services Ltd, 190-194 Main Street, Barrhead, G78 1SL