Carnival Raises Price of Cruise Drink Package

By ,   November 29, 2017 ,   Cruise Industry

The price of Carnival Cruise Line's popular CHEERS! drink package goes up US$2 for a day as of January 1, next year.

Currently, the cost to buy the CHEERS! program is US$49.95 per day, per person, when purchased on-line in advance. On January 1, 2018 the price will rise to US$51.95 per day, per person, plus gratuities.

Those purchasing the package onboard currently pay US$54.95 per day, per person. On January 1, however, the price rises up to US$56.95 per day, per person, plus gratuities.

Under the CHEERS! program, all passengers over 21 in the cabin must buy the drink package. Cruisers can order drinks up to US$50 per round, but are limited to 15 per day.

Passengers will also receive 25% discount off the menu price for spirit/wine by the glass above US$50. The drink package can't be used on line's private island Half Moon Cay, Bahamas.