Cruising Canaveral: Before You Board Mariner of the Seas

Cruising Canaveral Mariner of the Seas

Mariner of the Seas joined Royal Caribbean’s’ fleet in 2003. This 4,000 passenger ship has undergone many updates since her maiden voyage. Her most recent refurbishment occurred in 2018, granting her the most up-to-date bells and whistles. The Mariner is known for action-packed long weekend getaways and has been providing 3 and 4-night cruises from Port Canaveral since May 2019. Itineraries include Nassau and Royal Caribbean’s revamped private Bahamian island, Coco Cay. If you’ll be sailing on the Mariner of the Seas out of Port Canaveral, we’ve got a great…

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Port Canaveral Cruise Tips: Flying In On Embarkation Day

If you’re flying in for your Port Canaveral cruise, you’ve probably been advised to fly in the day before embarkation. But what if that’s not an option for you? Whether it’s a matter of limited vacation time or the added expense just doesn’t fit into your budget, there may be circumstances that make it difficult to arrive a day early. Flying in the same day your ship sets sail is a bold move. But don’t worry— if you plan accordingly, you can still make it to the port on time…

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Best Way to Fly In For Your Port Canaveral Cruise

Port Canaveral Cruise

If you’re planning to fly in for your cruise departing from Port Canaveral, there are a few tips that will make your trip seamless from start to finish. Flying into Orlando International Airport is by far the most popular and convenient option, however, it’s still about 45-miles away from Port Canaveral. So what’s the best way to plan for this long trip from the airport to your ship? Below we’ve included essential tips on when to fly in, where to stay and how to avoid unexpected costs, giving you more…

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Best Way to Drive to Your Port Canaveral Cruise

If you’re planning to drive to your cruise departing from Port Canaveral, I highly recommend arriving a day early and staying the night at a hotel. There are many area hotels that advertise “Cruise Packages”, but it’s important to know that inclusions, rates and quality of service can vary greatly from one to another. We’ve provided tips to find the best “Cruise Package” that will save you money and time while avoiding the unexpected costs at checkout. Hotel “Cruise Package” offers for your Port Canaveral Cruise: A quick search online…

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Best Way from Orlando Airport to Cruise in Port Canaveral

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is Florida’s busiest and if you’re cruising from Port Canaveral, it’s also your ideal choice. It may surprise many to know that the distance to Port Canaveral from the closest major airport in Orlando is the furthest compared to airports serving all other Florida Cruise Ports. There are many options to get to Port Canaveral, the second busiest cruise port in the world, but, what’s the best way to make the 45-mile journey each way. Why Fly into Orlando (MCO) Just about all major airlines fly…

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