Receive a certificate for a 4-night stay in a luxury resort in Mexico when you book a cruise with any American Express card. 


It's an exclusive American Express offer that can't be beat! 

You'll receive a 5-day, 4-night stay in luxury accommodations at one of five hand-selected Vidanta resorts when you make a deposit or final payment on any 7-night or longer river or ocean cruise to any destination with any American Express card by December 31st, 2019. Plus, you can extend your Vidanta stay up to seven nights for as little as $99 per additional night.  American Express Platinum & Centurion cardholders receive a complimentary suite upgrade automatically.


                                    Video courtesy of Vidanta


Your choice of luxury resort accommodations will be available in the following Vidanta destinations:

  • Nuevo Vallarta
  • Riviera Maya
  • Acapulco
  • Puerto Vallarta
  • Puerto Penasco


How It Works

If you already have a 7-night or longer cruise under deposit, then you'll qualify for this special offer by simply making your final payment with any AMEX card by December 31st, 2019.  If you haven't yet booked your next cruise vacation, there's never been a better time.  Simply make the initial deposit on the cruise of your choice and receive your free vacation certificate.  Our expert advisors will help you plan the perfect river or ocean cruise to any of the beautiful destinations around the world.

Choose from one of the cruise itineraries below or create your own adventure with the help of our advisors!

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Submit a trip request here to get started with one of our advisors:   Submit Trip Request           

Or call our special SAIL + STAY promotion number at: 844-907-4900


The offer is a complimentary 5-day/4-night stay at one of five (5) Vidanta Resorts in Mexico for up to four (4) people. The Vidanta offer certificate is valid for 12 months from the date you receive the email certificate. Please note, you will be responsible for a one-time Resort fee ($75), room tax (average of $5 per night) and a refundable security deposit of $500 upon arrival at the resort.


  • Make a deposit or final payment on any 7-night or longer river or ocean cruise on any American Express Card by December 31st, 2019
  • Valid on any cruise (ocean or river), with any cruise provider to any destination
  • Offer is combinable with any other offer currently available from Travelink, American Express Travel or cruise suppliers
  • Valid for payment on any American Express Card
  • American Express Platinum and Centurion cardholders will receive a complimentary suite upgrade at the resort
  • Available only through the US American Express Travel Network
  • See Terms & Conditions below for all offer details


Work directly with your travel advisor to select a specific river or ocean sailing by submitting a TRIP REQUEST.

About Vidanta

Vidanta is a luxury vacation resort company, which consists of a collection of entertainment and destination resorts on the more coveted beaches of Mexico, including Nuevo Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Riviera Maya, Acapulco and Puerto Penasco. American Express has vetted the properties to ensure it meets cardmembers expectations. For more information on Vidanta please visit their website at www.vidanta.com.

Travel Insurance

Once you've planned your trip, protect your vacation dollars and travel experience with travel insurance from Travel Insured International trip protection plans and/or MedjetAssist.

Travel Insured International® Travel Insurance

For more than 20 years, Travel Insured International has led with a passion that is based on a “do it better, do it smarter” mentality. They take pride in their mission, which built upon trust, innovation, and treating each and every customer like they are part of the family. As a principal provider of travel insurance, Travel Insured International helps our customers find solutions to any travel-related problem.

As a leading travel insurance provider, their goal is to help each individual travel confidently. They aim to keep their customers informed every step of the way, and most importantly to be there to help when things go wrong.

Whether it's business related, a long awaited cruise vacation, or a trip back home to see family and friends, traveling with a protection plan helps you relax and enjoy your travel experience to the fullest.

CLICK HERE to buy Travel Insured International Travel Insurance online now or talk to one of our travel advisors about adding Travel Insured International Travel Insurance to your vacation!


MedjetAssist is the premier global air-medical transport membership program in the U.S. As a member, if you are hospitalized more than 150 miles from home, MedjetAssist will arrange comprenhensive medical transportation to the hospital of your choice, not just the nearest adequate facility. Peace of mind every time you travel!

Domestic air-medical transports average $25,000 and internationally, it can exceed $100,000 but not with the protection of Medjet. Annual memberships are only $260 for an individual or $395 for a family, and Short-Term membersgips start as low as $99. Multi-year, Corporate and Group memberships are also available.

The MedjetAssist Difference

  • Air-Medical transport is to the member's hospital of choice, including home hospital.
  • No "medical necessity" - Neither the attending physician nor the capability of the existing facility determines the merit of a transport.
  • No healtth questions for those under the age of 75. Diamond applications are available for individuals ages 75 to 85. Applications must be approved prior to departure.
  • For individuals age 85 and up, Platinum memberships are available. This program is available to AARP members only and protects the member while they travel internationally. A Platinum membership application is required and must be approved prior to departure.
  • No adventure travel exclusions; No natural disaster exclusions; No terrorism exclusions.
  • No dollar limits on evacuations; No deductibles; No co-pays; No claim forms.
  • Domestic as well as international protection.

MedJet Q&A:

Q: What would happen if you became hospitalized because of illness or injury during your next trip? How would you manage getting back to your home hospital or another hospital of your choice… close to your family, trusted physicians, and in-network insurance?

A: With Medjet it would be easy because you would have the peace of mind knowing you have an unsurpassed team of professionals that would arrange for an air-medical transport back to the hospital of your choice, regardless of medical necessity. All you pay is your membership fee for this comprehensive protection.

Terms & Conditions


  • All Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice.


    Fulfillment is the sole responsibility of the participating American Express merchant: International Cruise & Excursions Gallery, Inc., d.b.a. Privileges Redemption Center. Book a minimum 7-night cruise on a cruise line with eligible American Express US Travel Network agency, Travelink Inc. d.b.a. Employee Vacation Programs and Privileged Journeys by (i) calling 844-907-4900 or submitting a trip request at www.travelink.com/trip-request; and (ii) using your American Express Card from 8/18/19 to 12/31/19, and receive a 5 day/4 night luxury hotel resort stay at one of the following 5 eligible Vidanta locations in Mexico: Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Maya, Acapulco, Puerto Peñasco, and Puerto Vallarta. The Vidanta location in Los Cabos is excluded. Guests will receive an email with their certificate (“Certificate”) within 5 days of booking the cruise reservation with directions on how to book the hotel stay at an eligible Vidanta location. The Certificate is valid for 12 months from the date of issuance and expires immediately upon cancellation of the booked cruise trip. Guests who cancel their cruise booking will no longer qualify for the offer and any hotel reservations made at an eligible Vidanta location in connection with this offer will be canceled. Offer is subject to cruise availability.


    The Certificate is valid for resort accommodations for four (4) consecutive nights in the above eligible Vidanta locations in Mexico. Certificate is valid for a standard room which can accommodate up to four people. Certificate includes accommodations and excludes taxes, deposits, travel costs, travel insurance and other expenses that may be incurred such as personal expenses, food expenses, security deposits and any all-inclusive packages. The following fees and charges will be made in Mexican Pesos, but all amounts listed here are estimated amounts of said fees when converted to U.S. Dollars. All foreign currency conversions will be made in accordance with your Cardmember Agreement. Upon check-in at the resort, guests are responsible for a non-refundable resort fee that is estimated to be $75 USD, room tax (average that is estimated to be $5 USD per night) and a credit card authorization hold that is estimated to be $500 USD for any incidentals occurred during the resort stay. The resort fee includes round-trip airport transfers by the resort. Upgrade to a higher room category is available for an estimated $99 USD per stay. Hotel reservations are subject to availability. Privileges Redemption Center is not responsible for lost or stolen Certificates. Offer is non-transferrable, not valid for resale and cannot be redeemed for cash. Contact your eligible American Express U.S. Travel Network agent or Privileges Redemption Center for more details.