Group Cruises with Scenic

Discover the Scenic Difference together

Let Scenic take your group on a journey that’s truly exceptional, incomparable and all-inclusive.
At Scenic, we truly believe we bring a certain finesse to all-inclusive river cruising, from the inclusive flights and transfers, free flowing French Champagne*, to the on-call butler service, we’ve taken care of each and every detail to bring your group a river cruise that’s of a different calibre.

From the wonders of Europe’s iconic rivers, to the pristine oceans surrounding the Polar Regions, the Americas, the Mediterranean Islands and beyond, our carefully crafted itineraries create the perfect selection of cruises for your group to choose from, whether you’re a family celebrating a special occasion, colleagues enjoying a corporate event, or a group leader travelling with friends and group members.

Choose from our fleet of 5-star Scenic Space-Ships or the World’s First Discovery Yachts™, Scenic Eclipse. All are designed with our guests in mind, featuring a selection of spacious suites to suit every member of your group, luxurious public places to unwind together and an array of excursions and activities to suit different interests. As such, our ships boast a wellness area¥ perfect for those looking to relax and pamper, whilst those who like to keep active can explore independently using our E-bikes≠. For those seeking adventure, Scenic Eclipse features an on board submarine, helicopters and zodiacs for the ultimate exploration with our expert Discovery Team†. Whatever the activity levels and interests of your group, our specially crafted Scenic Freechoice, Scenic Enrich and Scenic Discovery excursions ensure that everyone gets the chance to explore each destination in their own way.
Call our Groups Team today on 0161 6022 958

Who can enjoy group travel?

Our fleet of Space-Ships and the World’s First Discovery Yachts™ are the perfect choice for small groups, up to groups of 228 passengers. Travellers are increasingly looking for small ship experiences for an intimate holiday that is fully customisable to their group’s needs. People who will benefit from our group cruises and offers include:
 
  • Couples and friends travelling together
  • Birthday, anniversary and wedding celebrations
  • Family reunions or families travelling together
  • Business meetings, conferences or as a company incentive
  • Affinity travel and special-interest groups
  • University alumni associations and other educational institution members
  • Travel clubs or other clubs of people who like to travel together
  • Travel agents or group leaders organising travel for others

Reasons to make a group cruise booking

A group cruise booking with Scenic is simple to plan. Not only do our dedicated team of group experts pre-arrange everything before you step on board, but in addition to this, booking a group cruise means there is no need to worry about where to go, what to eat and where to sleep. Other reasons to make a group cruise booking with Scenic include:
  • Our truly all-inclusive promise
  • Group discounts on cruises; free group leader places and exclusive group bonus benefits
  • Customise it - we can arrange private shore excursions, cocktail hours or other events
  • No payment headaches - each person can pay individually, or as a group
  • Extraordinary on board facilities, amenities and service including a private butler for every guest
  • Scenic Enrich, Scenic Freechoice and Scenic Discovery programmes for different abilities
  • Variety of restaurants and dining options to suit all tastes and special diet requests
  • Plenty of on board seated spaces for groups to relax and socialise
  • Free time to explore each destination independently
  • Visit multiple destinations in one trip
  • Planning a group cruise is easy - let our dedicated team handle the details
We are proud to be a partner of Group Leisure and Travel Awards 2021
We are also a proud member of The New Meridian Association

Group Booking Offers

River Cruises

Sail the world’s most iconic rivers and enjoy our standard promotional offers plus our exclusive group cruise deals.
  • Free Place Offer
    Travel with your group aboard a European Scenic Space-Ship or a ship in Southeast Asia and benefit from our free place offer. Choose to travel the Rhine, Main, Danube, Seine, Rhone, Irrawaddy and Mekong and one in every ten guests in your group will travel free of charge. Choose to travel the Douro and Volga rivers and one in every twelve guests in your group will travel free of charge.
  • Group Bonus Benefits
    In addition to our free place offer, each group member will receive one bonus benefit based on the length of the chosen departure. These include; additional savings, a complimentary box of chocolates, cocktail hour with our Captain, and more.

Ocean Cruises

Explore beyond the horizon as luxury and discovery combine on board Scenic Eclipse and enjoy our standard promotional offers plus our exclusive group cruise deals.
Free Suite Offer

Travel with your group aboard Scenic Eclipse, the World’s First Discovery Yachts™, to qualify for our free suite offer. Let our group travel experts know the size of your group and we will advise you of the number suites you will receive for free. The group size required to unlock the free suite offer will vary based on the selected departure. The larger your group the more suites you’ll receive completely free of charge.

Your peace of mind

Small Ship Experience River Cruise

Small Ship Experience

Experience the benefits of small ship river cruising and ocean discovery voyages

Flexible Booking - Peace of Mind

Flexible Booking

Defer your travel plans up to 60 days prior to departure with our Flexible Booking Policy available on river and ocean cruising.

Health & Safety

Travel with Confidence

Our commitment to each guest and crew’s health, safety and well-being remains our key priority.

Group Leader Testimonials

"The Scenic Team was very accommodating during the negotiation process working together to make an offer that would encompass all the desires of the organization. The end result was a highly successful cruise. We are off to our second charter with Scenic for the same organization."

Pat Loeser, Loeser Travel Services
"From the first contact with your Group Department, it was obvious that professionalism and knowledge were standard operating procedures, indicative of the kind of five star service that Scenic provides. They did not disappoint."


Barbara King, President, A Travel Odyssey

Contact Us

Our dedicated groups team are on hand to guide and advise you through the process of booking and cruising with Scenic; from the initial enquiry and group cruise pricing to tailoring the on board experience.
To make a group cruise booking or enquiry call 0161 6022 958

Private Charter

Larger groups also have the option to charter an entire ship. When you charter your group will enjoy a private cruise, exclusively customised to suit your group’s interests, abilities and budgets. No matter the size of the party, your guests can cruise in confidence, knowing that every aspect of your holiday has been taken care of.
Scenic Gem
Free place policy river cruise: The free place offer can be redeemed for every 10th guest booked on a river cruise excluding Douro and Volga river cruises where every 12th guest booked on a river cruise can redeem the free cabin offer. Free places are based on the lowest booked cabin category of each group and deducted from the total price of the holiday, less discounts. Value based on cruise element only. Charges will apply for port charges, taxes, sundries, flights, air tax and extensions. Free place will be applied as a discount so please advise at the time of taking the group if you would like to include place (s) / cabin (s) for hosts and the categories. The free place discount will automatically be deducted from the lead passengers booking unless stated otherwise. The free place can also be paid out as a commission or converted into a group discount if preferred, in which case the value is calculated based on lowest category booked within the group, based on cruise cabin base fare plus upgrade pricing, net of discounts and commissions. If the offer has a discount option, the value will be based off of the discount offer. For guests with a free place that are sharing a cabin with a full fare paying guest, the full fare paying guest will pay for their cabin as standard. Single supplements apply. Offer is combinable with the Group Bonus Benefits offer and standard promotional offers. Offer can be withdrawn at any time.

Free suite policy Scenic Eclipse: The free suite offer can be redeemed for group bookings between 7 to 12 double occupancy suites (14 to 24+ passengers) or more on one departure on Scenic Eclipse depending on departure. Number of guests required to redeem the free suite offer will be updated each month. The value credit for the free suite will be based on the lowest booked suite category of each group and deducted from the total price of the holiday for the two passengers redeeming the free suite charge. Value based on cruise element only. Charges will apply for port charges, taxes, sundries, flights, air tax and extensions. The free suite can also be paid out as a commission or converted into a group discount if preferred. Single supplements apply. When the free suite is converted to a commission or discount, value is calculated based on lowest category booked within the group, based on cruise suite base price plus upgrade pricing, net of discounts and commissions. If the offer has a discount option, the value will be based off of the discount offer. Please contact us for your personal group quote. Offer is combinable with standard promotional offers. Offer can be withdrawn at any time. ¥ Wellness and spa treatments are additional cost. On select Space-Ships there is a fitness area, Salt Therapy Lounge and select wellness treatments only. †Helicopters and submarine are subject to regulatory approval and at additional cost. ≠E-bikes do not operate in all regions. *All drinks on board are included except a small number of fine, rare and vintage wines, champagnes and spirits.

Group Bonus Benefits Policy: All group members must have the same one (1) chosen bonus benefit. Bonus benefits available to your group will depend on the length of departure, based on cruise nights only. Group Bonus Benefits are not available on Scenic Eclipse. Offer is combinable with the Free Place Offer and standard promotional offer