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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Royal Caribbean

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, M, XL
4.0
710 reviews
Sails 68 Ships
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Celebrity Cruises

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, M, S
4.0
91 reviews
Sails 49 Ships
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Norwegian Cruise Line

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, M, S, XL
4.0
497 reviews
Sails 63 Ships
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Carnival Cruise Lines

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, XL
3.5
1416 reviews
Sails 90 Ships
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Holland America Line

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, M, S
3.5
64 reviews
Sails 37 Ships
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Disney Cruise Line

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, M, XL
3.5
42 reviews
Sails 12 Ships
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Princess Cruises

Category: Mainstream    Ship Size: L, M, S
3.5
110 reviews
Sails 48 Ships
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