Mini Cruises to Bruges
Mini Cruises To Bruges
Despite not having an airport, a direct port, nor an international railway station, it's actually pretty easy to enjoy a break in Bruges. The mini cruise options from the UK include Southampton and Hull departures depending on if you live in the north or the south.
You'll find there is also a difference in facilities on board with the Hull option being a P&O overnight ferry, while the Southampton to Bruges mini cruise being a full service P&O cruise liner which may also stop at one or two other ports during the itinerary.
Bruges Mini Cruise Guide
Mini Cruise to Bruges From Southampton
A mini cruise to Bruges from Southampton will generally be on one of P&Os large cruise ships, offering a wealth of facilities like swimming pools, sports courts, gym and spa facilities, as well as kids clubs and plenty of social activities for the whole family.
These cruises may also stop at other destinations like St Peter Port in Guernsey or Amsterdam before docking in Zeebrugge where a range of daytrip excursion options will be available to visit and explore Bruges. 2-5 night mini breaks are available from Southampton which visit Bruges/Zeebrugge.
Mini Cruise to Bruges From Hull
The mini cruise option from Hull to Bruges is also with P&O, however it is on one of their larger, overnight ferry ships which also docks in Zeebrugge, where a coach transfer can take you into Bruges for the day. While not offering quite as comprehensive facilities as a larger cruise ship, the Hull-Zeebrugge ferry does still offer plenty of things to do while to help you make the most of your night.
Once on board, guests can enjoy one of two restaurants for your evening meal, a buffet style dining option or a la carte dining, while the coffee shop is available for a morning pick me up before heading out into Belgium. With a kids club, arcades and cinema the little ones certainly won't get bored. And for the adults, live evening entertainment, casino and bar are the perfect way to wind down before heading to bed.
Bruges Mini Cruises With P&O
Southampton based, P&O Cruises are generally the main company that offers mini cruises to Bruges, however, brands like Carnival, Marella or Cunard may also have the odd short break stopping off at Bruges.
There are a large number of cabin types on P&O cruises from Southampton, ranging from inside cabins sleeping up to four adults, all the way up to staterooms with balconies and even double level penthouse suites, so if you have a little extra cash spare, why not upgrade your cabin for one with a view.
Bruges Mini Cruises with Groupon
From time to time you may find a deal or two to Bruges available on Groupon so it's always worth checking your emails for the latest offers. These deals are generally only available for a limit time or have a limited number of breaks available so you will need to be quick to take advantage.