Come join us for 7 great nights onboard the recently enhanced Mariner of the Seas as she whisks you away to the beautiful Western Caribbean. Enjoy the exotic ports of Cozumel, Georgetown in the Cayman Islands and Falmouth Jamaica. There will also be three (3) soothing days at sea where you can enjoy the amenities of this magnificent ship, soak up the sun or simply relax the hours away.
All travel agents participating in this Seminar at Sea, must be Royal Caribbean University of WOW graduates prior to departure. Courses can be accessed on Cruising Power, and will be verified by NACTA & Royal Caribbean. Click HERE to go to Cruising Power website for the course information.
Royal Caribbean is requiring that all Seminar at Sea participants have sold at least two bookings to be eligible to participate in a Seminar at Sea aboard one of their vessels. The booking must be for a client and cannot be for the agent or their immediate family. The bookings will be verified by RCCL prior to the Seminar at Sea.
This is a NACTA Seminar at Sea Plus, we are working with NACTA suppliers on putting together a series of optional FAM programs on this departure.
This Seminar at Sea will be hosted by Virginia Lee, Co-Director of NACTA's Houston Chapter. Specializing in group travel. From small family reunions to assocation meetings and conventions. 40 years of meeting planning experience. I can help plan just the right program for you, your family or your company. Credentials: Native Houstonian - Widowed - Two grown children, two granchildren Companion: Fred Grossberg, a pioneer in the travel industry Education: Houston Community College Career: 20 years office administration 20 years in outside sales (tangible and intangible) 3 years Motivational Speaker and Recruiter 1 year Radio talk show host 40 years association management and event planning 9 years Clia accredited travel professional 1976 Notable Women of Texas Who's Who of American Women 2001 International Award of Distinction.
Mariner of the Seas has been newly enhanced and has emerged with new dining options, technology enhancements and entertainment for adults and children.
Rest and Relaxation
VitalitySM Spa with 100+ treatments including medi-spa treatments and acupuncture. 4 pools including the Solarium, an adults-only retreat, 6 whirlpools. State-of-the-art Fitness Center, with classes including yoga and tai chi. Flat-screen televisions in staterooms and shipwide Wi-Fi, touchscreen wayfinders and digital signs. Poolside, outdoor movie screen and Diamond Club (available for Diamond and above tier level members).
Main Dining Room with complimentary, multi-course dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. More complimentary options including Windjammer Café, Jade Sushi and Asian-fusion cuisine, Café Promenade for coffee and pastries/snacks, and room service.* Chops Grills Steakhouse and Giovanni's Table, where for one low cover charge you can choose any items off the menu from appetizer to dessert.* Casual dining and snacks at Johnny Rockets and Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream.* Complimentary Boardwalk Dog House and Giovanni's Table Italian restaurant.
Kids and Families
Complimentary Adventure Ocean® Youth Program, Royal Babies® and Royal Tots® programming featuring specially designed Fisher Price activities. Teen lounge areas and disco. Family-friendly activities including games, contests, enrichment classes and lectures. Royal Babies & TotsSM Nursery. Rock-climbing wall, Ice-skating rink. Mini-golf course, Basketball court, Jogging and in-line skating tracks are also available.
Entertainment and Shopping
Complimentary Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theater. Complimentary ice-skating shows in Studio B. 9,623 square foot Vegas-style Casino Royale® with 283 slots and 16 tables. 15 bars, clubs, and lounges that never have a cover, including Boleros Latin-themed lounge and Wig & Gavel Pub. Variety of name-brand, duty-free shopping on the Royal Promenade including jewelry, perfumes, apparel and shopping for teens and kids. Enhanced, more-intimate Vintages wine bar and Kinkade Gallery.
ASTA members receive NACTA member rates
Member - Double Occupancy $ 499.00
Member - Single Occupancy $ 747.50
Non-Member - Double Occupancy $ 644.00*
Non-Member - Single Occupancy $ 892.50*
Guest/Companion $ 639.00
* Includes first year NACTA membership
Please do not contact us about any upgrade requests, as we are assigned inventory by the suppliers. If upgrades are offered, you will be notified. Any requests & correspondence with the cruise lines must go through NACTA, you will be in violation of both Cruise Line & NACTA rules if you contact the cruise line directly about any issue including upgrade requests. Cruise line changes to itinerary, cabin assignment and sailings are not the responsibility of NACTA.
Date Port Arrive Depart
March 31 Galveston , TX 4:30 PM
April 1 Cruising
April 2 Cozumel, MX 8:00 AM 4:00 PM
April 3 Georgetown, Grand Cayman 10:00 AM 6:00 PM
April 4 Falmouth, JM 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
April 5 Cruising
April 6 Cruising
April 7 Galveston, TX 7:00 AM
With NACTA, the price you see is the price you pay. NCF, taxes, fees, prepaid gratuities, wine on selected nights, welcome aboard cocktail party and all seminars are included. A NACTA host, wine with dinner, Seminars and cocktail parties require a minimum of 10 cabins booked.