Best Cruise Lines For First Timers

The best cruise lines for first timers as ranked by verified reviews submitted over the past 12 months. This list is continuously updated as we receive new reviews from our members, so be sure to check back often! Note, a minimum of 40 reviews are required to be part of this list.

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Carnival Cruise Lines

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L , XL
4.0
2345 reviews
Sails 29 Ships
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Celebrity Cruises

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: S , M , L , XL
4.0
146 reviews
Sails 15 Ships
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Disney Cruise Line

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: M , L , XL
4.0
47 reviews

Holland America Line

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: S , M , L , XL
4.0
127 reviews
Sails 15 Ships
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Norwegian Cruise Line

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: M , L , XL
4.0
430 reviews
Sails 17 Ships
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Princess Cruises

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: S , M , L , XL
4.0
240 reviews
Sails 19 Ships
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Royal Caribbean

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L , XL
4.0
957 reviews
Sails 26 Ships
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MSC Cruises

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: M , L , XL
4.0
72 reviews
Sails 19 Ships
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P&O Cruises

Category:    Ship Size: M , XL
4.0
53 reviews
Sails 14 Ships
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