Norwegian Cruise Line has recently been recognized by multiple travel and media organizations for its commitment to excellence, offering the most free and flexible vacation experience at sea. Topping the list for the company’s honors includes its recognition in the 2016 World Travel Awards as the “World’s Leading Cruise Line,” “World’s Leading Large Ship Cruise Line,” a title the cruise line has now held for five consecutive years, and being honored for the second consecutive year as having the “World’s Leading Cruise Line Website.” The World Travel Awards has been recognizing and acknowledging excellence amongst companies involved in the global travel and tourism industries since 1993. The annual awards are voted on by thousands of travel and tourism professionals from across the globe and honor travel companies that provide outstanding products and customer service. Norwegian has also recently been recognized by Town & Country Cruise Awards, 2017 U.S. News & World Report‘s Best Cruise Lines rankings, Travel Weekly’s Reader’s Choice Awards, Porthole Cruise Magazine’s Reader’s Choice Awards and Editor-in-Chief Awards, and Cruise Critic’s Editors’ Picks Awards.
“Our team at Norwegian is constantly striving for excellence, looking to push the envelope of the modern cruise industry and above all deliver the highest level of quality in service to each and every guest that sails aboard our ships,” said Andy Stuart, president and chief executive officer of Norwegian Cruise Line. “We sincerely thank all of the travel industry professionals and past guests who voted for us, we will continue to listen to your feedback and remain focused on providing an unforgettable vacation experience for all.”
Norwegian was recognized in the first ever Town & Country Cruise Awards. The luxury magazine named the cruise line “Best Overall” as well as “Best Food” in the Mainstream Luxury category. Norwegian was also recognized as a Silver Badge Winner this fall by U.S. News & World Report in their 2017 Best Cruise Lines rankings in the category of “Best Cruise Lines for the Money,” the cruise line also received top ten recognition in the categories of “Best Cruise Lines for Families,” “Best Cruise Lines in the Mediterranean” and “Best Cruise Lines in the Caribbean.”
Norwegian received three honors at the 2016 Travel Weekly Reader’s Choice Awards, as readers selected the line for “Best Entertainment”, “Best Cruise Line in Hawaii” for the line’s recently refurbished Pride of America, and “Best Loyalty Program.”
The readers of Porthole Cruise Magazine honored Norwegian Cruise Line with numerous titles in their 2016 Reader’s Choice Awardsincluding “Best Mega Ship- Norwegian Escape,” “Best Line for Short Cruises,” “Best Casinos” for the sixth consecutive year, “Best Cruise Line for Solo Travelers” for the fifth consecutive year, “Best Specialty Restaurants” for the fifth consecutive year, “Best Nightlife,” “Best Hawaii Itineraries” for the fifth consecutive year, “Best Bermuda Itineraries” for the fifth consecutive year and “Best Fitness Facilities.” The Haven by Norwegian® was also honored in the Porthole Cruise Magazine’s 2016 Editor-in-Chief Awards as the “Best Accommodations.”
In mid-October, Cruise Critic announced its 2016 top cruise ships and lines in the cruising expert website’s Annual Editors’ Picks Awardswhere Norwegian Cruise Line took home the rank of “Best Entertainment,” recognizing the line’s Broadway-style entertainment including smash-hit favorites like Rock of Ages, Legends in Concert, Million Dollar Quartet, Priscilla Queen of the Desert: The Musical and Burn the Floor.
Only Norwegian allows guests to visit the destinations of their dreams and invites guests to Feel Free to enjoy premium entertainment, action-packed adventure, a wide variety of dining options and the freedom to do it all or absolutely nothing, all on their own timetable. To book an award-winning cruise with Norwegian, contact a travel professional, call Norwegian at 888-NCL-CRUISE (625-2784), or visit www.ncl.com.