Awards & Accolades

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Cruise Itineraries

Cruise Itineraries

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Cruise Itineraries
Recommend 2004-2012, 2014-2015 – 11 of 12 years

Editor's Picks Awards: Best Cruise Itineraries
Cruise Critic 2013, 2014

Editor's Pick: Best Shore Excursions
- TravelAge West 2013

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Cruise Itinerary Design
- Travel Weekly 2013

Cruisers' Choice: Best Small Ship Cruises Overall (Pacific Princess)
- Cruise Critic 2015

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Alaska Cruising

Alaska Cruising

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Cruise Line - Alaska
Travel Weekly 2003-2005, 2007-2015 – 9 straight years

Cruisers' Choice: Best Alaska Cruises
- Cruise Critic 2014-2015

Travel's Best Cruises: Best Alaska Cruise
- Travel Channel 2014

Best Alaska Cruises for In-Depth Exploration
- USA Today 2014

Best Ships for Alaska Onboard Activities
- Frommer’s Travel

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Destinations

Destinations

Reader's Choice Awards: Best Domestic Cruise Line
Travel Weekly 2015

Best Cruise Lines in the Caribbean
US News & World Report 2015

America's Best in Travel: Best Cruise Line - Asia, Australia & New Zealand, South America
Women’s Choice Awards 2013-2014

America's Best in Travel: Best Cruise Line - Europe
Women’s Choice Awards 2014

Cruisers’ Choice: Best Cruises from the West Coast
Cruise Critic 2014-2015

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Lifestyle Cruising

Lifestyle Cruising

Best in Travel
Money Magazine (2016)

Best Ocean Cruise Line Overall
Cruise Passenger Reader's Choice Awards (AU) (2015)

Best Cruise Line
Cruise International (UK) 2014-2015

Best for First-time Cruisers
- Cruise International (UK) 2015

Best Luxury Cruise Line
British Travel Awards 2014

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Fleet

Fleet

UK Cruisers' Choice Best Large Ship (Emerald Princess) 
Cruise Critic (UK) 2015

World's Best Awards: Top 5 Mega-Ship Cruise Lines
Travel + Leisure 2013-2015

World's Best Awards: Top 10 Large-Ship Cruise Lines
Travel + Leisure 2011-2015

Cruisers' Choice: Best Small Cruise Ships (Pacific Princess)
- Cruise Critic 2015

Readers' Choice Awards: Top Large-Ship Cruise Lines
- Condé Nast Traveler 2011-2014

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Food & Beverage - Pizza

Food & Beverage

Best Cruise Line for Food
Cruise Passenger Reader's Choice Awards (AU) 2015

Reader Recommended
Good Housekeeping (UK) 2015, 2016

Best for Food
Cruise International (UK) 2015

TravelAge West Wave Awards: Best Onboard Dining
TravelAge West 2015

Best Pizza at Sea
- USA Today 2013, 2015

Best Cruises for Food Lovers
Food & Wine Magazine 2014

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Cruising Value

Cruising Value

WAVE Awards: Cruise Line With Highest Customer Satisfaction
TravelAge West 2013-2015

Best Cruise Lines For The Money
US News & World Report 2015

Cruisers' Choice: Best Small Ship Cruise Ships for Value
- Cruise Critic 2015

Best Cruise Value Award (Deluxe 5 Star+)
- World Ocean & Cruise Liner Society 2014

Search for cruises

Onboard Entertainment - Stardust

Onboard Entertainment

Best for Onboard Entertainment
- Cruise Passenger Reader's Choice Awards (AU) 2015

Best Cruise Line for Enrichment – Highly Commended
- Cruise International (UK) 2014-2015

Best Cruise Lines for Comedy Shows
USA Today 2014

Best Cruise Lines for Gamblers
USA Today 2014

Great Cruise Lines for Teens
- Fodor's 2014

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Romance - Balcony Dining

Romance

Editors' Pick Awards: Best Cruise Line For Couples
- Cruise Critic 2013

Editors' Picks Awards: Best Cruise Line for Romance
Cruise Critic, US News & World Report, Women’s Choice Awards

Editors' Picks Awards: Best Cruise Line for Honeymoons
Cruise Critic 2011

Editors' Picks Awards: Best Cruise Line for Weddings
- Cruise Critic 2008-2010

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Dining Venues

Dining Venues

Best Cruise Ship Specialty Restaurants – Sabatini's
USA Today 2014

10 Best Cruise Ship Steakhouses – Crown Grill and Sterling Steakhouse
USA Today 2014

Best Cruise Buffet at Sea (Royal Princess)
- USA Today 2013

Top 5 Mainstream Lines for Dining
Cruiseline.com 2014

Editors' Picks Awards: Best Main Dining Rooms
Cruise Critic 2010

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Bars & Lounges

Bars & Lounges

Best Cruise Ships for Night Life
USA Today 2014

Editor-in-Chief Award Best Bar – SeaView Bar
Porthole 2015

Best Wine Bars at Sea – Vines
- USA Today 2014

Best Cruise Ship Bars – Vines and Wheelhouse Bar
Cruise Critic 2013

Best Cruise Ship Cigar Bar – Churchill's Lounge
USA Today 2013

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Spa & Fitness

Spa & Fitness

Best for Wellness/Spa
Cruise Passenger Reader's Choice Awards (AU) 2014 & 2015

10 Best Cruise Ship spas – Lotus Spa
USA Today 2014

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Spa on a Cruise Ship
Spafinder Wellness 365™ 2013

Readers' Choice Awards: Top 10 Cruise Ship Spas – Lotus Spa
- Spa Finder 2009-2011

Silver Sage Spa Readers' Choice: Favorite Cruise Ship Spa
Spa Magazine 2007-2008, 2010-2011

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Shopping & Services

Shopping & Services

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Onboard Shopping
Porthole 2010-2014

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Onboard Photography 
Porthole 2014

Readers' Choice Awards: Best Art Auction Program
- Porthole 2009-2010

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