Q. Can I bring alcohol on board to consume in my cabin or in restaurants?

Yes. Each guest aged 18 years and older may bring one bottle of the following; wine, Champagne, beer, spirit or liqueur (up to 1 litre in size) on board as they embark the ship for the first time only. Alcohol over this limit will be stored and returned to the guest on the last evening of the cruise, at no charge. There is no corkage charge for this bottle.

You’re welcome to buy bottles of alcohol at ports along the way, but you won’t be able to drink it while on board. We’ll look after it until your cruise comes to an end and return it to you. Please also refer to the question 'What are the duty free limits set by customs when travelling outside the EU?'

There are a variety of bars on board each of our ships offering a range of beverages at competitive prices. Beverages can also be purchased in our restaurants and your cabin.

Anyone under the age of 18 (under 21 when in United States of America waters) will not be served alcoholic beverages on board and must not be in possession of alcohol. Please don’t be offended if we ask you to verify your age. It is prohibited to attempt to purchase alcohol forthose under 18 in the bars and shops on board 16 and 17 year olds may be bought beer, cider or wine to drink with a meal in the restaurants when accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

We believe that responsible drinking is a valued and enjoyable part of a cruise however, ask that our policy for the responsible consumption of alcohol is adhered to at all times. We reserve the right to deny access to the ship to anyone who appears to be heavily under the influence of alcohol. We may also confiscate alcohol in the terminal and at the gangway.

We encourage you to read our Code of Conduct: pocruises.com/code-of-conduct

 

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For details of duty free limitations at destination airports please click here http://www.iatatravelcentre.com/home.htm#

You are able to purchase duty free tobacco and liquor on board.

 

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