Gentleman dance hosts, are very popular on the Saga cruise ships. When a lady travels without a male companion, it enhances their holiday to have a friendly partner to dance and socialise with. This is where we come in, sourcing gentleman dancers who wish to become cruise ship dance hosts. We are looking for fit healthy gentlemen who are prepared to join in the fun of cruising.
Saga is known for creating happy ships, both for the passengers and the crew. You will play a part in this by socialising and dancing with the passengers. This is particularly important for the unaccompanied ladies onboard.
There are usually two hosts on-board, and the responsibilities are the same for both. You will be required to:
It is also encouraged to volunteer to go ashore with excursions as The Saga Representative. On cruises that last four weeks or more, four hosts will be on-board.
Two hosts share a twin room when on-board the cruise and receive allowances as part of their terms and conditions. When on the Cruise hosts are answerable to the Cruise Director.
As a minimum, every gentleman that works as a dance host should be proficient in:
We require gentlemen to be aged between 50 and 75, be in good health when joining our agency.
"One of the most rewarding things about dance hosting is the smile on ladies faces after I have danced with them especially those who have not danced for many years"
- Ernie Coulson - Dance Host
"One of the things I enjoy most about dance hosting is hearing the life stories of passengers. Every one has a story to tell"
- Pete Drew - Dance Host
"Dance hosting has enabled me to make many new friends and visit places I could only previously have dreamed of seeing"
- Chris Sprinks - Dance Host