REAL DEALS

Bahamas Cruise, 7 Nights, From $399

Sail from New York City to Florida and the Bahamas, where warm weather awaits.

By , Thursday, Dec 23, 2010, 3:21 PM

A Nassau beach (Hisham Ibrahim/Corbis)

The Real Deal A round-trip cruise from New York City with stops in Port Canaveral, Fla., and Great Stirrup Cay and Nassau in the Bahamas; seven nights in an interior stateroom aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines' Norwegian Jewel; shipboard meals, beverages, and entertainment; and port charges, from $399 per person—plus government taxes and fees of $139.

When Feb. 13, 27, Mar. 27, 2011; add $30 for Mar. 6; $50 for Mar. 13, 20, Apr. 3; $100 for Apr. 10; $200 for Apr. 24; $300 for Feb. 20; $600 for Apr. 17.

The Fine Print Taxes and fees are an additional $139 per person. There is no fuel supplement being charged currently. Based on double occupancy; single supplement is $459. Round-trip port transfers are $80 per person. Read these guidelines before you book any Real Deal.

Book By No deadline; based on availability.

Contact American Discount Cruises, 866/214-7447, americandiscountcruises.com.

Why It's a Deal The cost of this package breaks down to about $77 a night and includes a seven-night sail, accommodations, meals, and all taxes and fees.

More Optional activities in Nassau include a learn-to-dive course ($134 per person), a dolphin encounter in the Blue Lagoon ($125 per person), and a shark-tank adventure ($160 per person). Pre- or post-cruise nights at the Holiday Inn Midtown 57th Street in New York City start from $189 per person per night. Cabin upgrades are an additional $50 per person for an ocean-view room; add $100 per person for a room with a balcony or add $350 per person for a suite.