A traveler can find last minute deals on the Princess Cruises website under the Cruise Deals menu and book a cruise of his choice the same day. After reviewing the cruises offered, a customer can click on the Book Now button to begin the purchase process, which only takes a few minutes. Princess typically offers last minute cruise deals at a substantial discount.
When going through the Princess Cruises booking process online, a traveler chooses from a number of options. The website keeps a running total of the price of the cruise at each step along the way.
First, a passenger chooses the type of stateroom they prefer, such as interior, oceanview, balcony, mini-suite or suite. Each stateroom costs a different amount and offers different amenities. A customers has the option to choose a specific stateroom or have the cruise line choose one for him.
Next, a traveler chooses a dining option: anytime dining, which allows him to dine with whoever he wishes, or traditional dining, where he dines with the same people at the same time each night.
A passenger fills in his name address and email, before choosing from other travel options, such as booking transportation to and from the ship, and whether he wishes to purchase travel insurance, pay for the cancellation waiver fee program, or buy emergency assistance.
In the final step, the traveller chooses his method of payment and books his cruise.