Most mainstream cruise lines bill passengers between $12 and $15 per person, per day for gratuities. Although the payments seem mandatory, passengers are entitled to a fair amount of flexibility that they may not be aware of.
Most mainstream cruise lines bill passengers between $12 and $15 per person, per day for gratuities. Although the payments seem mandatory, passengers are entitled to a fair amount of flexibility that they may not be aware of. Don Ryan AP
Most mainstream cruise lines bill passengers between $12 and $15 per person, per day for gratuities. Although the payments seem mandatory, passengers are entitled to a fair amount of flexibility that they may not be aware of. Don Ryan AP

How do cruise gratuities work? Do I have to tip staff?

December 28, 2017 08:00 AM

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