We are honored to be chosen as a reader’s and editor’s favorite several times over, particularly in categories such as ‘best small ships’ and ‘romance’ that represent quintessential components of our business.
January 08, 2018
Windstar Cruises, the upscale cruise line, is starting 2018 with a recent collection of prestigious accolades and numerous award wins. Windstar was voted Most Romantic Cruise Line and Best Tall Ship (Wind Surf) in Porthole Cruise Magazine’s 19th Annual Readers’ Choice Awards, in addition to earning Best Cruise Partnership in the magazine’s newly announced Editor-in-Chief Awards; was best for romance in the Cruise Critic 2017 Editors’ Picks Awards; scored a top spot in the Best Small Ships category in Condé Nast Traveler’s Readers’ Choice Awards, as well as was named to the magazine’s prestigious Gold List for 2018; was lauded for its active itineraries and sports marinas in the TOWN & COUNTRY Cruise Awards; was a top selection in the 2017 Travel Weekly Readers’ Choice Awards for Cruise Line Under 1,000 Berths and the Pacific cruising category; earned the Silver Award for Best Cruise Line/Small Ship in Recommend magazine’s 2017 Readers’ Choice Awards; and was named the #1 Boutique Cruise Line in the world by the USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. The company was also acknowledged within the travel industry as Cruise Specialty Partner of the Year by the travel agency collaboration Ensemble Travel Group.
“We are honored to be chosen as a reader’s and editor’s favorite several times over, particularly in categories such as ‘best small ships’ and ‘romance’ that represent quintessential components of our business,” stated Windstar President John Delaney. “We pride ourselves on creating personal experiences in intimate, unique settings, for each of our guests. We are equally gratified by recognition from our valued travel agent partners who provide consumers with an extraordinary level of expertise and added benefits to all travelers that are looking for a cruise vacation that stands out and is different than most. This is what sets Windstar apart and makes us 180 degrees from ordinary.”
Condé Nast Traveler – Best Small Ships (fewer than 500 guests) + 2018 Gold List…