Saga Cruises from Southampton

Saga Cruises from Southampton

Why choose Saga Cruises from Southampton?

Saga cruises offers a classic cruising experience exclusively to passengers aged 50-plus aboard two ships; Saga Sapphire and Saga Pearl II with two brand new purpose built ships named ‘Spirit of Discovery’ and ‘Spirit of Adventure’ set for delivery in summer 2019 and 2020.
All  itineraries, activities and entertainment are tailored to this age group, based on more than 20 years extensive knowledge of customer needs.
You will discover a warm and friendly atmosphere aboard elegantly designed ships combined with fine dining, superb entertainment and attentive service from the ship’s crew.
All Saga cruises include a return chauffeur service to Dover or Southampton up to 250 miles each way, free car parking at the port if you prefer to drive yourself, or several other travel options such as domestic flights, rail or coach travel.
Saga Cruises attracts a loyal customer base and offers great value for money when you consider all the inclusions vs. exclusions from most other cruise lines.

Which Ship?

Saga Sapphire – 720 passengers – elegant, timeless, relaxing
Saga Pearl II – 449 passengers – intimate and informal
Spirit of Discovery – boutique style purpose built ship – ON SALE NOW for 2019
Spirit of Adventure – boutique style purpose built ship  – Due 2020


An in depth look at Saga Sapphire:

What’s included in a Saga Cruise?

Return chauffeur service to the port, or free car parking
Optional travel insurance (additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required)
All onboard meals & entertainment, including specialty dining aboard Saga Sapphire.
A choice of wines with lunch and dinner
Unlimited tea and coffee in selected venues
All on-board gratuities
24-hour room service
Free shuttle bus to take you to the nearest town centre
Free Wi-Fi internet
Porterage of luggage

What’s NOT included in a Saga Cruise?

Shore excursions
Drinks from the bar, which are priced at an extremely competitive rate, there is very little left for you to budget for.


Saga Sapphire and Saga Pearl II offer a choice of first-class restaurants, with every sumptuous on-board meal included in the price – even in Saga Sapphire’s specialty fusion restaurant, East to West.
You can enjoy formal, waiter-served meals in the main restaurants, sumptuous buffets in the more informal Verandah or dine alfresco.
Dinner is always served in a single sitting, so you never feel rushed
Open dining means you can sit where you like at every meal
Afternoon tea is a sumptuous highlight, with freshly baked bread, scones and cakes.
Saga is one of the few cruise lines to include 24-hour room service in the price.

Saga Cruises Tipping:

All on-board gratuities included in your cruise fare.

Saga Cruises Currency:

£ GBP is the currency used on board.

Saga Cruises Smoking:

As per most cruise lines now, smoking including e-cigarettes is only permitted in outdoor designated areas.

Saga Cruises | Saga Sapphire | 2019 No Fly Cruises from Southampton

28 March 2019 | 14 Nights 
Saga Cruises | Saga Sapphire | Flavours of the Iberian Peninsula

Southampton, Porto, Gibraltar, Motril, Melilla, Cartagena, Malaga, Cadiz, Dover

17 October 2019 | 21 Nights 
Saga Cruises | Spirit of Discovery | The Chic Mediterranean

Southampton, Malaga, Cartagena, San Antonio, Palma, St Tropez, Toulon, Barcelona, Valencia, Gibraltar, El Ferrol, Southampton

23 October 2019 | 14 Nights 
Saga Cruises | Saga Sapphire | Adventure in the Canaries and Morocco

Southampton, Lisbon, Agadir, Arrecife,  Las Palmas, Gran,  Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Funchal, Southampton

04 November 2019 | 14 nights
Spirit of Discovery | Spanish Islands of the Atlantic

Southampton, Lisbon, Funchal, Santa Cruz,  Santa Cruz de La Palma, San Sebastian, Puerto del Rosario, La Coruna / Southampton

06 November 2019 | 18 nights
Saga Cruises | Saga Sapphire | A Mediterranean Canvas

Southampton, Gibraltar, Rome (Civitavecchia), Florence & Pisa (Livorno), Toulon, Barcelona, Motril, Vigo, Southampton

18 November 2019 | 16 nights
Saga Cruises | Spirit of Discovery | Roman Italy and Sardinia

Southampton, Malaga, Porto Torres, Sardinia, Piombino, Rome (Civitavecchia), Salerno, Gibraltar, Ferrol, Southampton

24 November 2019 | 15 nights
Saga Cruises | Saga Sapphire | The Volcanic Isles

Southampton, Funchal, Madeira, Santa Cruz de La Palma, Santa Cruz, Arrecife, Agadir, Casablanca, Porto (Leixoes), Southampton

05 December 2019 | 35 nights
Saga Cruises |  Spirit of Discovery | Fairytale of New York

Southampton, Funchal, Bridgetown, Roseau, Philipsburg, San Juan, Key West, Cape Canaveral, Norfolk, New York, Hamilton, Royal Naval Dockyard (King’s Wharf), Southampton

19 December 2019 | 17 nights
Saga Cruises | Saga Sapphire | Canaries Christmas Cheer

Southampton, Cadiz, Santa Cruz, Puerto de la Estaca, Las Palmas,  Santa Cruz de La Palma, Funchal, Southampton