Update (Oct. 1, 5:15 p.m. ET): Due to the popularity of this sale, the $100 credit has been extended for bookings through Monday, Oct. 4.
Be awed by Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas -- the world’s newest and largest ship -- on a 7-night cruise for $899 per person.
This is part of a larger sale on all Royal Caribbean cruises departing in 2011. The earlier it's booked, the higher the onboard credit:
All bookings by Sept. 30 also receive a $100 restaurant.com gift card and 50% off initial deposits. With these perks, this deal slashes 40% off the price of similar sailings aboard this ship.
Sail roundtrip from Fort Lauderdale to the Caribbean on Feb. 13, Feb. 27 or April 10. Depart on Jan. 16, Jan. 30 or May 1 for $66 more.
The Allure of the Seas takes its maiden voyage in December. It features a zip line that races nine decks above an atrium; two surf simulators; seven distinctly-themed "neighborhoods" including Central Park and the Boardwalk; and the AquaTheatre, which is a freshwater pool by day and an amphitheater by night.
It is also the first ship to boast a DreamWorks Experience, featuring a 3D theatre and interactions with characters from Shrek, Madagascar and Kung Fu Panda. Plus, see Tony Award-winning Broadway musical Chicago.Note: This deal is part of Royal Caribbean’s WOW Sale on CruiseNow.com, ending Thursday night. It includes newly-discounted 2011 prices on cruises to all destinations, initial deposits reduced by 50% and onboard credits of up to $200 per cabin.