MIAMI and ST. LOUIS – Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc., a leading regional casino gaming company, and Carnival Cruise Lines, the world’s most popular cruise line, and a brand of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), announced that they have formed a promotional partnership to offer cruise benefits to Isle of Capri’s players club members at 15 Isle of Capri casinos in seven U.S. states effective now.
Isle of Capri guests will be eligible, based on their casino play, to receive complimentary cruises, preferred cruise rates and special offers aboard Carnival’s 24 ships.
“Partnering with such a well-known cruise line as Carnival enables us to reward our players for their continued loyalty to Isle of Capri,” said Stacy Dewalt, senior vice president of marketing, Isle of Capri Casinos Inc. “We are excited to be able to present our guests with such amazing travel experiences from Carnival.”
Carnival destinations include beautiful ports throughout the Caribbean, Bahamas, Mexico, and other regions.
“Isle of Capri is an ideal partner for this venture as they share Carnival Cruise Lines’ commitment to quality service and hospitality. We look forward to bringing the one-of-a-kind Carnival vacation experience to Isle of Capri guests,” said Marty Goldman, Carnival’s senior vice president of casino operations. The cruises can be booked through any of Carnival’s reservations channels, including its valued travel agent partners.
About Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc.
Isle of Capri Casinos, Inc. is a leading regional gaming and entertainment company dedicated to providing guests with an exceptional experience at each of the 15 casino properties that it owns and/or operates, primarily under the Isle and Lady Luck brands. The Company currently owns and/or operates gaming and entertainment facilities in Mississippi, Louisiana, Iowa, Missouri, Colorado, Pennsylvania and Florida. More information is available at the Company's website, www.islecorp.com.
About Carnival Cruise Lines
Carnival, a unit of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK), is "The World's Most Popular Cruise Line®" with 24 ships operating three- to 23-day voyages to The Bahamas, Caribbean, Mexican Riviera, Alaska, Hawaii, Canada, New England, Panama Canal, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands and Tahiti. The company’s 25th ship, the 135,000-ton Carnival Vista, is scheduled to enter service in 2016.