Cruise Ships - Our Top 10 List

Here are the best ships by our top cruise lines

Just when you thought your search could not get any more fun, this happened: MileagePlus Cruise Awards is offering a better way to hunt for your next dream cruise getaway, and it’s in the form of our "MileagePlus Cruise Awards Top 10 Cruise Ships" list. You'll find the most up-to-date details of each ship, along with a number of cruise destinations accompanied by low rates, so you can feel comfortable knowing that you're getting the value possible no matter what itinerary you choose. These cruise ships are among the most sailed, and for good reasons, so go ahead and view our list.
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Looking for more information on your search for the perfect cruise? You've come to the right place. Here's a list comprised of our most sailed cruise ships by our valued customers. It includes destinations and a low fare you can take advantage of. What’s more, we've added some essential details about each ship, from its endless onboard activities to its architecture and design. Whichever you choose, you’ll be sailing aboard something special when you book with MileagePlus Cruise Awards.
 

1. Liberty of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

Liberty of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
From adventurers to relaxation-seekers, Liberty of the Seas has something for everyone. In addition to an ice-skating rink, rock-climbing wall, FlowRider, mini-golf and basketball court, this stunning ship now features The Perfect Storm waterslides Typhoon, Cyclone and Tidal Wave for the ultimate thrill ride. Those seeking R&R can find it in Vitality Spa, yoga or Tai Chi class, or one of 4 pools and 6 whirlpools - 2 of which are cantilevered. Dining options abound from the elegant main dining rooms to Chops Grille, Giovanni's Table, Sabor Modern Mexican and more; 22 bars, clubs and lounges include retro-style R Bar, Boleros and many more. Entertainment will not disappoint, with "Saturday Night Fever - The Musical," ice-skating shows, outdoor movie screen and lively Royal Promenade - and kids will love Splashaway Bay, the Dreamworks Experience and Adventure Youth Program. The perfect floating resort now better than ever, Liberty of the Seas is sure to delight your entire crew. Learn more about the Liberty of the Seas.

2. Carnival Valor | Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival Valor | Carnival Cruise Line
Inspired by the adventurous world of heroes and heroines, Carnival Valor offers the ideal fun-filled getaway. Pamper your palate with delicious cuisine in the elegant main dining rooms, the perfect steak at Scarlett's, a decadent burger at Guy's Burger Joint, and tempting tacos at BlueIguana Cantina; take in a show at Ivanhoe Theater, sip a "prescription cocktail" at Alchemy Bar, or root for your favorites at SKYBOX Sports Bar. Kids will love Camp Ocean and Seuss at Sea, adults can chill in the Serenity Adult-Only Retreat, and kids of all ages can make a splash down Twister Waterslide. With dazzling entertainment, a lively casino, nonstop activities, and fun just waiting to happen, a cruise on Carnival Valor has something for everyone. Learn more about the Carnival Valor.

3. Norwegian Breakaway | Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Breakaway | Norwegian Cruise Line
Departing year-round from New York City, whether cruising to Bermuda, the Caribbean or Florida and the Bahamas, the spectacular Norwegian Breakaway is a destination onto itself. From The Waterfront quarter-mile promenade packed with restaurants, bars and stunning ocean views to 678 Ocean Place - the heart of the ship - to the spectacular Aqua Park and three-story Sports Complex complete with rock wall, The Plank, miniature golf and the largest ropes course at sea, to over 25 dining experiences, dazzling entertainment, world class spa and variety of stateroom choices from luxurious Haven suites to Single studios, this impressive ship has it all, with something for everyone! Learn more about the Norwegian Breakaway.

4. Anthem of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

4. Anthem of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Cruises
Step aboard Anthem of the Seas and prepare to be wowed. Check out the 360-degree view from North Star, run away to circus school or take a spin around the roller rink at SeaPlex, the largest indoor active space at sea; ride a bumper car or feel the thrill of flying with RipCord by iFly. Take in stunning 270-degree views by day and enjoy spellbinding performance art by night in Two70. Dine on superb cuisine in one of 4 complimentary main dining rooms or treat yourself to Wonderland Imaginative Cuisine, Jamie's Italian, Chops Grille and more; enjoy a robot-crafted cocktail at Bionic Bar. Kids will love The Dreamworks Experience and H2O Zone waterpark, adults can seek R&R in the Solarium or Vitality Spa. Offering a rich mix of stateroom options and more fun choices than can be experienced in a week, Anthem of the Seas delivers a truly out-of-this-world cruise. Learn more about the Anthem of the Seas.

5. Norwegian Epic | Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Epic | Norwegian Cruise Line
Featuring over 20 different dining options, a host of bars, clubs, and lounges, plenty of kid's activities, dazzling entertainment and a variety of stateroom choices from the exclusive Haven to Single Studios, Norwegian Epic is Freestyle Cruising on a grand scale. Cool off in the multi-slide Aqua Park and check out the largest bowl slide at sea, try your hand at SplashGolf, climb the rock wall or work off dessert in the fitness center complete with boxercise ring. Don a parka and chill out with a cold one in SVEDKA and Inniskillin Ice Bar, bowl a few frames or indulge in a relaxing massage. Perfect for singles, couples, families or groups, a cruise on Norwegian Epic is truly Freestyle Fun for everyone. Learn more about the Norwegian Epic.

6. Norwegian Escape | Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Escape | Norwegian Cruise Line
Make the perfect escape aboard the aptly named Norwegian Escape, sailing the Bahamas and Caribbean from Miami. Offering a rich mix of accommodations for everyone from solo travelers to multi-generational groups and spa enthusiasts, this innovative ship features over 25 dining experiences, the quarter-mile promenade The Waterfront, 678 Ocean Place, and 21 bars and lounges including Norwegian's first wine bar, The Cellars - a Mondavi Family Wine Bar - as well as quintessential Jimmy Buffet venues Margaritaville at Sea and The 5 O'Clock Somewhere Bar. Add to the mix a fantastic Aqua Park, multi-story Sports Complex, spa complete with Snow Room, awesome kids' activities and stellar entertainment, and experience the freedom of Freestyle Cruising. Learn more about the Norwegian Escape.

7. Allure of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

7. Allure of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line Cruises
Named Best Cruise Ship by Travel Weekly readers, Allure of the Seas is fun-filled adventure just waiting to happen. 25 dining venues include 3 different main restaurants, 150 Central Park, Giovanni's Table, Chops Grille, Izumi, Sabor Taqueria and more; dazzling entertainment includes the Broadway hit musical "Mamma Mia," ice-skating shows, 3D cinema and high-diving Aqua Theater shows. Two rock-climbing walls, two FlowRider surf simulators, a 9-deck-high Zip Line, ice-skating rink and full size basketball court provide plenty of activity options; kids will love The Dreamworks Experience, H2O Zone, and Carousel, while adults enjoy a glass of wine at Vintages or chill out in the adults-only Solarium pool. Featuring 7 distinct neighborhoods and a myriad of dining, entertainment, and R&R options, this grand ship will deliver your best vacation yet! Learn more about the Allure of the Seas.

8. Norwegian Getaway | Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Getaway | Norwegian Cruise Line
Cruising the Caribbean year-round from Miami, the spectacular Norwegian Getaway rivals her sister ship Norwegian Breakaway as a destination onto itself. From The Waterfront quarter-mile oceanfront promenade packed with restaurants, bars and stunning views to the social heart of the ship 678 Ocean Place, to the spectacular Aqua Park and three-story Sports Complex complete with rock wall, The Plank, miniature golf and the largest ropes course at sea, with over 25 dining experiences, dazzling entertainment, world class spa and variety of stateroom choices from luxurious Haven suites to Single studios, this impressive ship has it all, with something for everyone! Learn more about the Norwegian Getaway

9. Norwegian Sky | Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Sky | Norwegian Cruise Line
Perfect for a first cruise or quick getaway, Norwegian Sky offers 3- and 4-day cruises from Miami to the Bahamas. Featuring 10 dining options including French, Italian and the popular Cagney's Steakhouse, complimentary Ultimate Beverage Package, fun bars and lounges, superb entertainment, lively casino, state-of-the-art fitness center, serene spa and extensive kids program, a cruise on Norwegian Sky is Freestyle Cruising at its best and sure to please everyone. Learn more about the Norwegian Sky

10. Oasis of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

Oasis of the Seas | Royal Caribbean Cruise Line
Adventure and fun await on the grand Oasis of the Seas. 25 dining options include 3 different main restaurants, 150 Central Park, Giovanni's Table, Chops Grille, Izumi, Sabor Taqueria and more; dazzling entertainment includes the Broadway hit musical "CATS," ice-skating shows and high-diving Aqua Theater shows. Two rock-climbing walls and FlowRider surf simulators, a 9-deck-high Zip Line, ice-skating rink and full size basketball court will thrill activity-lovers; kids will love The Dreamworks Experience, H2O Zone, and Carousel, while adults enjoy a glass of wine at Vintages or chill out in the adults-only Solarium pool. Featuring 7 distinct neighborhoods and a myriad of dining, entertainment, action and R&R options, this grand ship is truly a destination where anything is possible. Learn more about the Oasis of the Seas
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