Tagged: Seattle

Port of Seattle expects another record cruise season for 2019 (Video)



Port of Seattle expects another record cruise season for 2019 (kiro7.com)

May 4, 2019, officially marks the start of cruise season and the majestic Norwegian Joy is leaving Seattle for its inaugural voyage to Alaska from Pier 66. The Port of Seattle expects a record 1.2 million cruise passengers to come through in 2019. (kiro7.com)

Tags:

Posted in: News

Seattle: First cruise ship to start season arrives Monday



The port of SeattleThe first ship for the 2019 cruising season in Seattle will arrive on Monday. The Celebrity Eclipse operated by Celebrity Cruises will come into the Bell Street Pier Cruise Terminal at Pier 66, Port of Seattle officials said. (kiro7.com)

Tags:

Posted in: News

Port of Seattle: Commission Approves ‘Port Valet’ for 2019 Cruise Season




Norwegian Bliss at Seattle, September 2018 (Credit Andrea Sugranes x NCL)Port of Seattle Commissioners voted today (March 25) to approve funding for the Port Valet program, which allows cruise passengers to have their bags taken from the ship and transported directly to their airline early, before departing through Sea-Tac International Airport.

Tags:

Posted in: News

Seattle: Port Seeks Partnership for New Cruise Facility at Terminal 4



The port of SeattleCommission took steps toward securing a partner to develop and operate a new, single berth cruise facility at Terminal 46 by issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ). Commissioners also adopted principles to ensure that a growing cruise business increases local economic benefit and maintains the Port’s leadership as the most environmentally progressive cruise homeport in North America.

Tags:

Posted in: News

The Port of Seattle plans tax increase and $348 million in waterfront upgrades




Norwegian Bliss at Seattle, September 2018 (Credit Andrea Sugranes x NCL)Commission next week will unveil plans for $348 million in waterfront upgrades, including a fourth cruise ship terminal. The first port levy increase in a decade is expected to bring in $74.2 million annually to help pay for the projects and fund environmental programs and debt service on bonds. (kiro7.com)

Tags:

Posted in: News

Port of Seattle Once Again Tops One Million Cruise Passengers




The port of SeattleThe Port of Seattle, celebrating 20 years serving the cruise industry, welcomed 1,114,888 revenue passengers through its cruise terminals in 2018, the second year in a row the Port exceeded the one-million passenger mark.

Tags:

Posted in: News

The 2018 cruise season comes to an end, celebrating 20 years of cruise in Seattle




Norwegian Bliss at Seattle, September 2018 (Credit Andrea Sugranes x NCL)Twenty years ago, cruise was a novelty in Seattle. Today it makes up a half billion dollar industry. The inaugural cruise season brought 6,615 passengers to town with six vessels calling in port. In 2018, 216 vessel calls and 1,100,600 estimated revenue passengers were projected at the Port of Seattle cruise terminals.

Tags:

Posted in: News

Holland America Line Hosts Catholic Seafarers’ Ministry’s Home from the Sea Fundraiser Luncheon




Holland America Line (logo)Holland America Line hosted the Home from the Sea fundraiser luncheon for the Catholic Seafarers’ Ministry aboard Eurodam Saturday, July 21, 2018, at the Port of Seattle. The event was attended by the Bishop Daniel Mueggenborg, Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle, along with Father Paul Magnano and Deacon Joey DeLeon.

Tags: ,

Posted in: Event / Convention / Exhibition / News

We are using cookies on our website

Please confirm, if you accept our tracking cookies. You can also decline the tracking, so you can continue to visit our website without any data sent to third party services.