Deluxe Travel & Cruise is managed and owned by Sharon Summerhayes, a CLIA Masters Accredited Cruise Specialist with 18 years in the travel space. We rank in the top 50 Cruise Agents in Australia.

Specialising in all types of cruising, her most recent cruises were Ponant and Virgin Voyages in the Mediterranean (June 22), a Norwegian Bliss Mexican Riviera cruise in November 2021, and February 2020 was an incredible Antarctic Expedition reaching beyond the Antarctic Circle.

Having been aboard Virgin Voyages, Oceania, Ponant, Seabourn, Princess, Celebrity, Viking, Royal Caribbean, Holland America, Norwegian, Quark, Carnival and P&O ships, she has vast experience across all standards of cruising therefore matching you perfectly to a ship and itinerary that suits your requirements.

Besides cruising, Sharon’s also extensively experienced in land based holidays to the USA, South East Asia, South Pacific, Europe and the Maldives. Tailoring tours, resorts, transfers and travel insurance requirements, your entire travel experience will be packaged perfectly.

Deluxe Travel & Cruise is proudly ATAS Accredited, a member of AFTA and CLIA.


  • You’ll have a CLIA accredited Cruise Master managing every aspect of your booking, from initial contact right through until your return home.
  • We get to know YOU and your needs to ensure we fit you to the perfect holiday.
  • Having relationships with the cruise lines helps us get the ‘impossible’, done.
  • We source market leading pricing/inclusions and may even get availability on cruises that appear sold out.
  • You’ll receive full hard copy documentation for cruises 7 nights or longer.
  • 24/7 emergency assistance.
  • You’re in complete control of your booking – your wish is our command! You don’t have to talk to those overseas call centres – just us.
  • You’re dealing with a specialist cruise agent, not a website – even if you book via our website!
  • It’s never been more important to have an experienced travel specialist in your corner should things go wrong. Having us in your corner will get you the best outcome possible.