Carve out some precious “me-time” and explore the world in comfort. Cruising is the perfect solution for the discerning solo traveller who craves adventure, relaxation, and the freedom to discover at their own pace.

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Solo-Friendly Cruises here

Your unforgettable solo adventure awaits:


Heavenly Adriatic

Athens ~ Kefalonia ~ Dubrovnik ~ Kotor, Montenegro ~ Bari ~ Corfu ~ Katakolo ~ Athens

Travel solo and take control of your leisure time. Enjoy onboard entertainment and group outings to meet others or cherish solitude. With Celestyal’s recognised solo-friendly fares and award-winning hospitality, you’ll be in good hands. Plus, you benefit from generous discounts on single supplements, paying up to 50% extra for your personal space in interior and oceanview cabins.


  • All meals onboard (breakfast, lunch & dinner) | Selected Drinks with meals
  • Entertainment and Daily Activities onboard | Gratuities | Port taxes, Fees and Port Charges
  • $80 Shore Excursion Discount Voucher per person (pre-booking of excursion required)

7 Nights Round Trip from Athens

05 – 12 April 2025

from R19,240


Embark on a solo adventure with P&O Cruises, where their secure and welcoming ships offer the ideal blend of social opportunities and private relaxation. Enjoy complimentary activities like coffee mornings and drink receptions alongside a casino, theatre, live music, a gym, pools, and whirlpool spas. Seeking tranquillity? P&O’s ships often feature libraries with sea views and an Ocean Spa and Salon for rejuvenating treatments, ensuring a perfectly balanced holiday experience.

Norwegian Fjords

Britannia | P&O Cruises

7 Nights Round Trip from Southampton

21 – 28 June 2024

from R32,305

Norwegian Fjords

Iona | P&O Cruises

7 Nights Round Trip from Southampton

13 – 20 July 2024

from R34,500



Vancouver ~ Sitka ~ Glacier Bay (cruise by) ~ Juneau ~ Tracy Arm Fjord (cruise by) ~ Ketchikan ~ Victoria ~ Vancouver

Solo travellers can enjoy their own stateroom and a full schedule of activities, offering ample chances to socialise on a Cunard cruise. Whether seeking relaxation or new friendships, Cunard’s cruises cater to every solo traveller’s needs. Enjoy complimentary solo-specific events like coffee mornings and drinks receptions, and choose to dine with others or alone. On port days, explore independently, with fellow solo travellers, or join a small-group Shore Experience with other Cunard guests.

Queen Elizabeth

9 nights Round trip from Vancouver

01 – 10 August 2024

from R27,718

Free Open Bar | Free Speciality Dining | Free Excursions | Free Wi-Fi
Ts & Cs apply


Mediterranean: Italy, France & Greece

Athens ~ Kusadasi ~ Istanbul ~ Mykonos ~ Santorini ~ Messina (Sicily) ~ Naples ~ Florence/Pisa (Livorno) ~ Nice/Monaco (Villefranche) ~ Rome

Norwegian Cruise Line have enhanced solo travel with staterooms and shared spaces designed for solo cruisers, offering Studio Staterooms and a Studio Lounge for easy socialising. NCL is also expanding solo traveller options with three new stateroom categories: Solo Inside, Solo Oceanview, and Solo Balcony, increasing availability across their fleet. This expansion opens up solo travel to destinations like Asia, Africa, Australia, and New Zealand, with pricing more affordable than standard double occupancy rooms. Studio guests enjoy exclusive access to the Studio Lounge, where complimentary beer and wine, a relaxing atmosphere, big-screen TV entertainment, and room service are available.

Norwegian Viva

10 nights from Athens to Rome

13 – 23 July 2024

from R48,920

Why You Deserve a Solo Escape

  • Recharge & Refocus: In our busy lives, self-care often gets pushed aside. A solo cruise allows you to disconnect, unwind, and reconnect with yourself.
  • Embrace Independence: Craft your itinerary, explore the destinations that interest you, and savour the joy of following your own rhythm.
  • Expand Your Horizons: Meet new people from all walks of life, or revel in the peace and quiet of a good book on deck. The choice is yours!

Safety and Security

  • Peace of Mind: Modern cruise ships are marvels of technology, with highly trained crews ensuring your safety and well-being throughout your journey.
  • Onboard Support: From the friendly staff to dedicated solo traveller programs, you’ll never feel alone. There’s always someone to answer your questions or offer a helping hand.
  • Secure Surroundings: Cruise ships operate under strict international safety regulations, providing a safe environment for solo exploration.

Ready to set sail on a journey of self-discovery?

Contact Whitestar Cruise & Travel today!