Oceania Cruises Shares Free Pre-Cruise Hotel Stay on Select Itineraries

Oceania Cruises will now provide complimentary pre-cruise hotel stays for guests on select sailings in late 2024 and 2025.

Travelers can arrive a day early and explore the departure port before boarding one of Oceania Cruises’ ships!

“This exclusive free pre-cruise hotel stay gives our guests the opportunity to start their journey even more relaxed and experience some of the world’s great cities in a deeper and more authentic way,” commented Frank A. Del Rio, President of Oceania Cruises. “We know that our guests revel in immersing themselves in the local lifestyle, and our destination-focused approach makes spending more time in enriching cultures, experiencing mouthwatering cuisines, and embracing iconic cities even easier for our valued guests.”


  • This offer is valid on 33 destination-focused sailings to Brazil, the Canary Islands, Japan, Singapore, Bali, and New Zealand, with itineraries ranging from 11 to 35 days.
  • The promotion is open for bookings between April 1, 2024, and May 31, 2024.

Highlighted cruises 

November 14, 2024: Singapore to Auckland – Visit Gardens by the Bay in Singapore before sailing to Jakarta, Bali, Papua New Guinea, and Australia, ending in Auckland.

January 27, 2025: Rio de Janeiro to Cape Town – Experience Rio de Janeiro before crossing the Atlantic Ocean to Namibia and Cape Town.

February 14, 2025: Tokyo to Singapore – Explore the Ginza District in Tokyo before traveling to Japan, the Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei, and Indonesia, reaching Singapore.

May 22, 2025: Cape Town to Barcelona – Enjoy Boulders Beach or the Bo Kaap District before exploring Namibia, Angola, São Tomé, and more on the way to Barcelona.

June 23, 2025: Bali to Papeete – Discover Bali before heading to Australia, Vanuatu, Fiji, Samoa, and ending in Tahiti.

Head to Oceania Cruises’ for more information!

Julie Bouchner is the Digital & Social Media Manager for Porthole Cruise and Travel. She has a Master’s Degree in Journalism from Syracuse University. When she is not writing, she enjoys traveling, spending time with family, baking, and playing with her Siberian Husky named Ellie.