[PR] W.B. YEATS Named Ferry of the Year 2019

By: Steven Tarbox
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Irish Ferries image of W.B YEATS in Flensburg. Irish Ferries.
Irish Ferries image of W.B YEATS in Flensburg. Irish Ferries.

10% off France sale on sailings in May, June or September

Monday April 22nd, 2019: Irish Ferries’ W.B. Yeats has received the ‘Ferry of the Year 2019’ award at the annual Ferry Shipping Summit. The cruise ferry, which was recognised for its “striking exterior and timeless interior design,” is currently sailing between Dublin and Cherbourg up to four times per week.

Andrew Sheen, Irish Ferries Managing Director, said, “Irish Ferries are enormously proud and delighted that the W.B. Yeats has been named Ferry of the Year for 2019. The award is recognition for a cruise-ferry that has established a new design standard with maximum flexibility in mind to serve both the Irish Sea and Ireland-France route.”

Along with the Shippax Ferry Concept and Shippax Interior Architecture Awards, the ‘Ferry of the Year 2019’ award marks a hattrick of wins for the W.B. Yeats. Recognised for its dynamic design and class-leading technologies, the W.B. Yeats can transport up to 300 cars and 165 trucks, while also providing its 1,800 passengers with luxurious comfort and style defining sophistication.

Andrew Sheen of Irish Ferries is presented with the “Best Ferry 2019” award for W.B. YEATS by Ferry Shipping Summit organisers Lennart Thorbjörnsson and Frans Baud. Mike Louagie/Ferry Shipping Summit.

For families interested in experiencing the multi award winning W.B. Yeats for themselves, Irish Ferries is currently running a 10% off France sale on sailings in May, June or September. This special offer is only available for online bookings made before midnight April 30th, 2019, so make sure to book soon.

Irish Ferries operates the most modern fleet serving routes to and from Ireland, Britain and France. We offer a better passenger experience and want you to experience the benefits of bringing your own car when you travel abroad. Visit the Irish Ferries website: https://www.irishferries.com

Offer Terms & Conditions:
Travel on any France sailing in May, June or September (excludes July and August)
Book online and 48hrs in advance and by midnight 30 April 2019.
New bookings only. Subject to availability. Excludes: freight, bicycles, foot passengers, Sail Rail, land-bridge, next day return fares, short break special fares, inclusive holidays, Tesco travel tokens or any other 3rd party arrangements.
Fees for non-web bookings apply. Standard terms & conditions of booking & travel apply.
Irish Ferries reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time. Subject to availability.

For more information on W.B. YEATS, click here to go to the dedicated page on NI Ferry Site.  We also have an extensive gallery of both official and unofficial interior photographs available here.

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