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Old 12-28-2012, 01:43 PM   #1
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Pricing ?

Just trying to clear up some confusion I have. When cruising with children are their fares different based on their ages? For example, is it cheaper for a 2 year old vs. a 15 year old? If so, what are the age brackets for the different rates?

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I'm not for certain of the age brackets but price does increases as their age increases. I think the fare for my 13 YO is $50 more than my 6YO on a 7 night

If there are not 2 adults in the cabin, the oldest will pay the same rate as the adult.

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Try doing a dummy quote and see if the price changes when you redo the quote with a different age. It should show you the breakdown of each fare.

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Yes. Children under 3 pay 1/2 of the 6-12 cruise fare rate + one set of port charges. People over 12 pay a higher 3rd/4th person rate--depending on the dates and category, this can be as little as $25 or as much as a couple hundred.
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Yes. Children under 3 pay 1/2 of the 6-12 cruise fare rate + one set of port charges. People over 12 pay a higher 3rd/4th person rate--depending on the dates and category, this can be as little as $25 or as much as a couple hundred.
OK, that covers ages 0 through 2; 6 through 12; and 12 and up. What about the 3 through 5 group?

Beings as I'm a bit slow on things, can you be a little more specific? For example, if the adult fare for a cruise (1st 2 people in the room) was $500 and port charges are $50, the 6-12 age would be ______, 3 through 5 would be________, under 3 would be _______.

I know that fare isn't a real one, just, please, use it as an example. Thanks.
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Old 12-28-2012, 05:13 PM   #6
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Sorry, 3-12 is the same fare.

No, one can't fill in your example because it varies with the dates and category selected.

Example....May 5, 2014 4 night cruise...
2 adults = $1164
2 adults + 1 year old = $1329
2 adults + 5 year old = $1507
2 adults + 11 year old = $1507
2 adults = 13 year old = $1531

I don't have the info I need to break out port charges from cruise fare.
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