Teacher, Veteran and Government Employee Cruise Discounts

Active and veteran military, first responders, law enforcement officers and educators sail free

Special Black Friday Offer:

Let us Serve You with savings up to $700 per cruise with the Ultimate Black Friday Deal – Qualified Heroes ALWAYS Sail free, plus add a guest for as low as $49 per night. And bring the whole family because Kids Sail Free, too. AND save 25% on all packages and excursions when added to your cart at checkout. It’s our biggest Thank You yet, just for our Heroes.

For your dedication to serving our communities at home and abroad, Margaritaville at Sea invites all active and veteran military, first responders, law enforcement officers and educators to sail free on a much-deserved 3-day, 2-night cruise to Grand Bahama Island.

The Heroes Sail Free offer applies only to the registered member(s) sailing in your party. You will see the Heroes Sail Free fare discount applied during checkout after entering in all guests’ information and clicking “View pricing by Guests.” We look forward to sailing with you.

Program Details (Updated October 12, 2022)

  • Must be a verified member through the GovX ID or ShopVCS platform
  • Hero Sail Free staterooms must be booked online after member verification
  • Must be sailing with at least one paying guest in the same stateroom – additional guests are offered the best retail rate available for the date selected
  • Free Hero Fare applies to Inside Staterooms only – stateroom upgrades available at an additional charge
  • Blackout dates may apply based on available stateroom inventory

Heroes also enjoy additional benefits as part of our Black Friday offer:

  • Guest rates as low as $49 per night
  • Kids Sail Free (as 3rd or 4th guest)
  • $25 Ocean View upgrades
  • 25% off all onboard packages and excursions

Taxes, Fees, Port Charges and Gratuities not included. One sailing per member, per year.

*$100 total Onboard Credit is issued as a $50 Heroes Onboard Credit available to Heroes bookings only + a $50 Onboard Credit available to all guests booking under the Easy Breezy Fall promotional offer.

Please visit the GovX site for more details on GovX membership eligibility.

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Terms & Conditions

Terms and Conditions: Offer is valid for new bookings on sailings from November 16, 2022, through December 29, 2023, and is not combinable with other promotional offers. Offer is per cabin and applies to a 2-night cruise only. The advertised price is per person, based on double occupancy. This offer is available for current and former U.S. military, First Responders, Government employees and Teachers that are verified through the GovX ID platform. Offer must be booked online after member verification. Members will receive a FREE fare on an inside stateroom. Upgrades to an Ocean View stateroom available for $25 per person. The Free Hero fare is applied to the 2nd guest in the same stateroom as a full-paying guest and is not valid for the 3rd and 4th guests in any stateroom. The free fare for the 2nd guest excludes taxes and fees. The Free Hero fare offer is available for inside staterooms only. The Free Hero fare offer is not valid for single travelers. Discounted fares apply ONLY to verified member(s). Offer applies to one qualifying member per stateroom. Only one member discount per reservation is allowed. Additional guests traveling on the same reservation as the verified member(s) pay prevailing retail rates.  Kids 12 and under sail free, excluding taxes and fees. Kids Sail Free offer applies to the 3rd/4th passenger only. Kids Sail Free applies to all staterooms. Cruise taxes and fees apply to all guests. The free kids fare is not applicable for single travelers. All pre-sale booking add-ons discounted 25%.  Pre-sale packages can be added to existing bookings. All components included in this offer are non-transferable and must be used at time of sailing.  Onboard fees apply to all guests. One sailing per member, per year. Member must be present at the time of sailing. Offer is not valid for group bookings. Capacity for this offer will be limited and will vary based on sailing dates. Singles are capacity controlled at the discretion of Classica Cruise Operator DBA Margaritaville at Sea. Blackout date January 13, 2023. Additional Blackout dates may be added at the discretion of Classica Cruise Operator DBA Margaritaville at Sea. Port taxes, fees, and port expenses are additional. Full payment must be made at time of booking. Subject to availability. Classica Cruise Operator DBA Margaritaville at Sea reserves the right to correct any errors or omissions and to change any and all fares, fees, surcharges and offers at any time. Void where prohibited by law. Ships’ registry: The Bahamas.