Saga Holidays News

Trade relationships push sales higher at Saga

Trade relationships push sales higher at Saga

1 September 2018 Organisations & Operators

Saga have confirmed significant growth in their trade sales through the first half of the year, across both their holidays and cruise businesses. Saga began selling via the trade just four years ago, with trade sales forming 11 per cent of their holidays business and seven per cent of cruise in 2017. 

Saga launches second 2016 singles river cruise

Saga launches second 2016 singles river cruise

Saga’s first river cruise for solo passengers sold out so quickly that a second all-inclusive sailing has been created to meet demand. The Saga-exclusive Douro Discovery cruise on November 3rd, 2016, offers single travellers the opportunity to admire beautiful landscapes and quaint towns on a sailing through Portugal and Spain.

Saga’s captain celebrates 50 years at sea

Saga’s captain celebrates 50 years at sea

8 February 2012 Press Release Cruise News

Saga Holidays, the leading travel company offering global adventures for the over fifties, is celebrating another fiftieth milestone. Captain David Warden-Owen, currently at the helm of Saga Ruby, has clocked up half a century at sea.

Saga owner Acromas reveals £529m loss

16 August 2010 Organisations & Operators

Acromas Holdings - which owns Saga Holidays - has revealed a £529 million annual loss as huge interest payments on debt eclipsed strong sales. The Folkstone-based group, which also owns the AA, saw an operating profit of £183.5 million dwarfed by debt repayments of over £700 million.

New Ship for Saga Fleet

New Ship for Saga Fleet

5 August 2009 Press Release Cruise News

Saga Rose, the flagship of the Saga cruise fleet, has been a firm favourite with Saga cruisers – maintaining a tradition of classic cruising and carrying well over 100,000 people to great destinations across the globe.  There has been a series of very special final cruises, which culminate in the farewell cruise departing Southampton on 30th October heading for the Mediterranean.