Services Onboard

Services Onboard




Q: Are there medical services onboard?

A: While cruise ships are not comprehensive medical facilities, cruise lines understand that some people may have health needs during a cruise. Thus they are committed to providing first response and emergency care to guests until they can be transferred to a shoreside medical facility. Most cruise line have 24-hour medical services and staff operating under guidelines developed in conjunction with the American College of Emergency Physicians (AECP). Cruise lines and Best Holiday Cruises encourage vacationers to obtain medical insurance, travel with adequate supplies of medical prescriptions an devices and to disclose pre-existing medical conditions before sailing.



Q: Are there laundry services aboard ship?

A: Almost all cruise ships have laundry facilities and many provide dry-cleaning services. There is, however, an additional charge for professional laundry and dry-cleaning services. Many ships also have self-services launderettes.



Q: I am hosting a meeting with my business partners while on cruise. Are there meeting rooms onboard?

A: Nearly every full-size ship has public rooms or a conference center to offer as meeting space for private or corporate groups. Many feature dedicated meeting facilities. If you would like to make meeting or incentive travel arrangements, as you Best Holiday Cruises Vacation Specialist to contact the cruise line's group sales department to coordinate schedules and arrange for any special requirements. You ship may also be able to offer audio-visual equipment, communications, meeting coordinators, secretarial and printing services and more.