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Cruise Holidays Franchise Information

Business Established: 1984
Franchising Since: 1984
Franchised Units: 116
Company Owned Units: 0
Start-up Cost: $30,000 to $30,000
Total Investment: $137,000 to $248,000

Special Incentives
VetFran Participant

VetFran Incentive
We offer a $3,000 discount on the current franchise fee.



Cruise Holidays is the oldest and largest cruise-specialty retail franchise in North America, with stores in the United States and Canada. Cruise Holidays is also a distinguished provider of all-inclusive resort and land tour vacation packages. It is our carefully crafted standards and brand positioning that set Cruise Holidays apart from the competition. Our name says it all, a focus on the cruise experience for our customers! If you are interested in the excitement and allure of the cruise industry, Cruise Holidays has the expertise to help you achieve your entrepreneurial goals.

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Mark Schiffner
VP, Franchise Development
3033 Campus Drive
Suite W320
(800) 496-2255
(952) 914-6743
(952) 914-6947

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State-of-the-art comprehensive program that incorporates classroom training, regional training, on-line training, training at sea, and small business management training. Programs facilitated by corporate staff and franchisees.

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The relationship between a franchisor and franchisee is critical to long-term success. We are looking for people who are high achievers. These individuals appreciate how working with our franchised systems and support team will take their career to the next level. Qualified candidates have: a net worth of $250,000/liquidity of $150,000, passion for travel/cruising, strong communication and business skills, drive to build a specialty retail business based on customer loyalty, desire to help people plan and experience their dream vacations, and motivation to operate a great lifestyle business.

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