Everything to know about Virgin Voyages
Virgin Voyages has a lot to offer travelers not usually interested in going on a cruise. The company has gone out of the way to cater to the “Gen X” demographic without excluding cruisers that enjoy a more traditional cruise experience.
So far, the reimagined cruises offered by Virgin have generally been well received and customers who have tried Virgin Voyages for the first time love the adult-only cruise concept.
What to expect on a Virgin Voyages cruise
The cruises offered by Virgin cater to adults in every aspect. The entertainment is often adult-oriented, the food is refined for grown-ups (and foodies), and the vibe is welcoming and diverse. In fact, it’s probably the most diverse group of travelers I’ve ever seen in one place.
There are young and old, gay and straight, every race, and every personal choice represented, and it’s amazing to see it all come together in good fun without judgment and social shaming.
There are no buffets, no drink packages, and no fights.
There ARE amazing specialty restaurants, unique entertainment, beautiful shops, drag queens, and chic high-end bars.
Is Virgin Voyages expensive?
Considering the prices of other mass-market cruise lines, Virgin is a relative bargain
There are expensive itineraries but the value for money is incredible. As a cruiser on Virgin Voyages, you’ll soon realize the value when you understand that all tips and service fees are included in the voyage price.
Is Virgin Voyages all-inclusive?
For the most part, yes. Aside from alcohol, excursions, and special events, there is little else to pay for on a cruise.
Cruise gratuities & taxes are included in the fare and all dining options on the ship are considered specialty and there are no additional fees for specialty dining.