Welcome to Cruise Deal Watch
Hi! Welcome to Cruise Deal Watch.
Cruise Deal Watch is an independent service that takes the hard work out of finding the Best Cruise Deals throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Pacific and other selected parts of the World. We scan for the best deals 24/7 from Cruise Agents and present them for you in a fast and easy to find site. We let you compare deals for the same Cruise between Agents and when you want to book, we take you right to your Agent of choice.
If you like to regularly check for the best Cruise Deals available then Cruise Deal Watch is the place to find them 7 days a week. Your next Cruise starts right here.
People visiting Cruise Deal Watch find the Deal they are looking for thanks to our advanced and intuitive search technology. We save you time & money with our impartial & unbiased comparison system. Our service constantly monitors Cruise Deals as they appear and sell out.
Cruise Deal Watch is not a travel agent. You do not make your cruise booking with us. Your booking is made with the specialist cruise agency you choose to book with.
Our full web site offers Free Premium Membership so you can gather your Favorite Cruise Deals and compare them any way you like. Plus you get access to those extra special Premium Cruise Deals. You can even Check Into the Cruises you're sailing on and write reviews for your favorite ships and ports.
The best way to grab the latest Cruise Deals is to...
- Following us on Twitter
- Circle us on Google Plus
- Like us on Facebook
- Follow us on Pinterest
- Subscribe on Google Currents
- Add the Cruise Deals Widget to your iGoogle Desktop
- Get the Google Chrome App for your Browser
- Subscribe to the Cruise Deals RSS Feed
- Visit us using your iPhone or Android phone to use our Mobile Site
- Visit us at www.cruisedealwatch.com using your PC, Mac, iPad or tablet
Quick Links for your reference
- New Cruises - http://bit.ly/NewCruise
- Last Minute Deals - http://bit.ly/GoingFast
- Queen Elizabeth Cruises - http://bit.ly/QECruise
- Queen Mary 2 Cruises - http://bit.ly/QM2Cruise
- Queen Victoria Cruises - http://bit.ly/QVictoria
- Carnival Spirit Cruises - http://bit.ly/CSpirit
- Sea Princess Cruises - http://bit.ly/SeaPrincess
- Pacific Jewel Cruises - http://bit.ly/PacificJewel
- Pacific Dawn Cruises - http://bit.ly/PacDawn
- New Zealand Cruises - http://bit.ly/CruiseNZ
- Ocean Cruising - http://bit.ly/OceanCruise
- Cruise Tips - http://bit.ly/TTips
- Cruise Deal Watch on Google Plus - http://bit.ly/CruisePlus
Link to Cruise Deal Watch
Copy the HTML code sample below into your site:
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Found a bug or something not quite right on this website? Well we'd love to know because we're always looking for ways to improve the site and maintain accurate information. Hit the Contact Us tab and fire us the details.
A note about Facebook - We used to offer registration and log-in using your Facebook account if you had one. We have since reviewed the need for this and removed all Facebook functionality from our site including the like button. If you would like to interact with us on Facebook, just visit our Facebook Page.
Cruise Deal Watch is owned and operated by Rufus Travel, Australia (ABN: 53 164515016). Our business is to publish the best Cruising Deals for Australia, New Zealand, The Pacific and Asia.
- The Cruise Deal Watch Team.
Advertise with Us
If you would like to advertise your product or service through Cruise Deal Watch you can book your advertising requirements online. We can also list your Deals if you are a Cruising Agent, by direct arrangement with us - Click the Contact Us tab for more info on getting listed.
Our Advertising Campaigns are managed by Google DoubleClick Ad Planner. We offer very competitive rates with ad placements available in these formats:
- All Pages Horizontal Banner (728x90) - Single position at top of the page
- All Pages (except Home & Cruise Details) Vertical Banner (180x300) - Single position
- Other generic Google Ads appear within Cruise Deal listings, on Cruise Details page, and on our RSS feed.
If you have a Google Ad Planner account you may buy our site placements directly using your Google Account. If you would like us to create your Ad Campaign, including art work, feel free to contact us directly.
How Effective is Cruise Deal Watch?
Cruise Deal Watch is open about how it performs for its visitors. This is important because we want you to know how effective a site such as this actually is. We're constantly looking for new ways to engage with people looking for their next Cruise, and we are strong supporters of social media and other channels to reach our audience.
Many cruise websites operate as a front for travel agencies and don't publish any analytics. Well, we're different because we aren't a travel agency. We constantly monitor the internet for the best Cruise Deals in much the same was as search engines such as Google scan for a variety of subject matter and sites. How we perform is key to promoting growth in our services.
Amongst all the technical data we gather, the most important metrics tell us if visitors are finding what they are after. So we're most interested in the time spent browsing, the number of pages viewed, which cruises were viewed, how they were found, and which deals attracted a click-through to the serving agency. We're also interested in how effective our social media channels are and from where our visitors came.
146% Average Goal Conversion Rate and Growing*
As of 9 July 2011, we are achieving a very pleasing 146% (and rising) average conversion rate with peaks around 300%*. This indicates that, on average, each site visitor achieves at least 1 deal-related goal, with some hitting up to 3 goals during their visit.
* Data provided by Google Analytics (9/7/11).
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We're sorry that we cannot assist you find cruise information that may be unlisted on our site, or to make any travel bookings. Please contact your Travel Agent for such information.