Awards and Accolades

2013

  • Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2013: SeaDream earns the highest score for cuisine in the small ships category.
  • Cruise International 2013 Awards: SeaDream named “Best Specialist Cruise Line.”
  • Berlitz Ocean Cruising and Cruise Ships 2013: SeaDream I & II achieved the top two ratings in the ‘Boutique Ships’ category (50 – 250 passengers).
  • The Telegraph: SeaDream’s October 2013 Adriatic voyage named one of the six best short luxury cruises.

2012

  • Berlitz Ocean Cruising and Cruise Ships 2012: SeaDream I & II achieved the top two ratings in the ‘Boutique Ships’ category (50 – 200 passengers).
  • TRAVEL + LEISURE magazine’s annual World’s Best Awards survey: SeaDream Yacht Club landed a spot on the short list of “2012 World’s Best Service” for Cruises Small-Ship.
  • Condé Nast Traveler magazine’s annual readers’ survey: SeaDream Yacht Club landed a spot on the list of “The Top 270 Spas in North America, the Caribbean, Hawaii and at Sea.” “Top 25 Cruise Ship Spas” scored SeaDream 91.4 for both Treatments and Staff. 
  • Celebrated Living magazine (the luxury magazine for American Airlines premium class passengers) relased their annual readers’ choice Platinum List where SeaDream Yacht Club garnered an Editors’ Mention in the Small/Midsize Ship category. The article states SeaDream is “the closest one can get to the experience of sailing on a private yacht”.
  • National Geographic’s “The 10 Best of Everything” is 2012’s ultimate guide book for travelers, with SeaDream Yacht Club is selected as one of the “Ten Best Cruises”.

2011

  • Condé Nast Traveller (Britain), Readers’ Travel Awards 2011 SeaDream I and SeaDream II, named the “World’s Best Small Ships”. SeaDream’s total score of 88.94 was higher than every other cruise line of any size.  
  • Cruise Critic 2011: Named SeaDream I as #1 for Service in the Small Ship category.
  • Frommer’s Guide to Cruises and Ports of Call 2011: SeaDream Yacht Club #1 in its Notable Ships category.
  • Berlitz Ocean Cruising and Cruise Ships 2011: SeaDream I & II named two of the top five sea-going passenger vessels in the world. 

2010

  • Porthole Magazine: Best Passenger Yacht Experience.
  • Berlitz Ocean Cruising and Cruise Ships:
  • Kreuzfahrt Guide: Number One for Service.

2009

  • Cruise Critic: Best for a Honeymoon Splurge.
  • Berlitz Ocean Cruising and Cruise Ships:
  • The Zagat Survey: Best Small Ships.

2008

  • Kreuzfahrt Guide: Best Cruise Line for Service.
  • Fielding’s Guide to Luxury Cruises: Best Small Ships in the World.
  • Seven Seas Society: World’s Best Cruise Line.
  • Berlitz Ocean Cruising and Cruise Ships:

2007

  • Travel + Leisure’s 2007 Readers’ Poll: World’s Best Award for Top Small-Ship Cruise Line. SeaDream I & II named the top small cruise ships in the world.

2006

  • World’s Best Small Passenger Shipping Line.
  • World’s Best Small Cruise Vessel.
  • Top Cruise Line for Service.

2005

  • World’s Top Travel Experiences.
  • Top Cruise Line for Service.

2004

  • Condé Nast Traveler Magazine Gold List: Best Small Cruise Lines, SeaDream Yacht Club was rated number one above all cruise lines on a 100 point scale.