Weekend Cruises

Make it the best weekend yet!

Want to do something different this weekend?

A weekend cruise is a great chance to spend a few days at sea and make the most of everything Carnival Splendor has to offer.

Simply relax by the pool all weekend, or enjoy time away with a loved one and your family.

Soak in a Cloud 9 Spa, indulge in a wide range of dining, and let the kids exhaust themselves every day.

And make the most of the entertainment, with Playlist Productions, nightclubs, and stage shows.

The value of a weekend cruise has never been more important. Take advantage of the great cruise deals on offer, and make memories you and your family will have forever.

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Why try one of our
getaway cruises?

Our Short Cruises are ideal for celebrating birthdays, making the most of anniversaries, or just escaping day-to-day life.

Once you're onboard, your entertainment opportunities are practically limitless.

From poolside entertainment in the form of blockbuster movies to casinos where you can make big wins, we have everything your normal cruise liners offer and more.


Take advantage of your weekend

Booking one of our getaway cruises gives you the chance to create a to-do list that's seriously exciting.

From the chance to experience serenity to creating magical memories, we want to hear from you no matter what your expectations are.


Commonly Asked Questions

What is a Carnival weekend cruise?

A weekend cruise is a great way to get away for a few days at sea and take a short cruise with a lot of fun. If you’ve never been on a cruise before, a weekend cruise from Brisbane or Sydney is the perfect sampler cruise for you and your family. And they’re great for a romantic weekend away. Find out more about our:

How far can you get with a weekend cruise?

The great thing about our weekend cruises is you’ll spend a few days at sea, doing as much, or as little, as you want. An all-inclusive weekend cruise ensures you’re surrounded by the wide-open sea, helping you get away from it all and feel like you’re a million miles from anywhere.


What are the best weekend cruises?

Check out our weekend cruises from Sydney or weekend cruises from Brisbane to discover the best trips for you. Enjoy more than 45 activities onboard, including:

And explore our other longer getaway cruises, to places such as Airlie Beach, the Great Barrier Reef, the South Pacific, and Fiji.

Are weekend cruises worth it?

We reckon our weekend cruises are great. And our customers love them, too. We all know the value of a quick break, and how important it is to recharge your batteries and relax. Keep up to date with the latest on our weekend cruises here.