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Awards & Accolades

Silversea is regularly lauded by leading consumer and trade publications, and the list of accolades constantly grows.

 

Condé Nast Traveller, UK

"Best Small Ship Cruise Line"
Ten Years

Condé Nast Traveler, US

"Best Small Ship Cruise Line"
Nine Years

"Top Spa at Sea"
2012

Travel + Leisure - US

"World's Best Small Ship Cruise Line"
Seven Years

Luxury Travel Magazine Gold List Awards - Australia

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2006 - 2012

"Best Luxury Cruise Ship (Small)"
Silver Whisper
2008 - 2012
Silver Shadow
2007

Travel & Leisure - China

"Best Small Luxury Cruise Line"
 2011, 2012, 2013

Porthole Cruise Magazine

"Best Service"
Readers' Choice Awards
2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

"Best Expedition Cruise Line"
2013

 

Cruise Passenger Readers' Choice Awards

 

"Best Expedition Cruise Ship"
Silver Explorer
2013

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2010, 2011, 2012

"Best Luxury Cruise Ship"
Silver Shadow
2010, 2011, 2012

 

Luxury Travel Advisor

"Best Cruise Line for Luxury Small Ships"
2008, 2009, 2011

Travel Bulletin

"Star Luxury Cruise Award"
2007-2013

American Academy of Hospitality Sciences

"International Star Diamond Award"
1998–2013

CruiseReport.com

"Best Small Ship Cruise Line"
2004–2009, 2011, 2012

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
"Best Enrichment Series at Sea"
"Best Shore Excursions"
2011, 2012

"Best Butler Service - Silver Spirit"

"Best Suite Accommodations - Silver Suite on Silver Spirit"
2012

World Travel Awards

"World's Leading Small Ships Cruise Line"
2008, 2009, 2010
"World's Leading Luxury Cruise Line"
2007
"Africa's Leading Cruise Line"
2009
"Middle East's Leading Cruise Operator"
2007

American Express Centurion Magazine

Readers' Choice 2010, 2011
Favourite Small Ship Cruise Line

Guardian and Observer Travel Awards

"Best Cruise Line"
2009, 2010, 2013

Virtuoso Travel Mart Achievement Awards

"Best Small Ship/Specialty Cruise Company" 
2010

Travel Weekly Globe Awards

"Best Luxury Cruise Company"
2007 – 2014

"Best Cruise Line" Aspire Award (Luxury Travel)
2013

Travel Weekly Globe Awards

"Best Luxury Cruise Line "
2003 – 2004

Excellence Awards by Spain's Cruise News Media Group

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2009, 2013, 2014

Irish Travel Trade Awards

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2009

Frommer's

"Best Cruise Ships"

Silver Spirit: 2011-2012
Silver Whisper, Silver Shadow: 2011

Berlitz Complete Guide to Cruising & Cruise Ships

"Top 5 Small Ships"
Silver Spirit, Silver Whisper, Silver Shadow 2014

"Five Stars"
Silver Shadow and Silver Whisper 2010


Celebrated Living – Reader's Choice Platinum List

"Top 5 Small / Mid-Ship Cruise Line"
2009

Danish Travel Awards

Danish Travel Awards

"Best Cruise Company with Small Vessels"
2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2012

Cruceros & Destinos

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2008, 2010

"Best Small Ship"
Silver Shadow 2008

Italian Innovazione Marketing Oggi Awards

"Best Innovation in Products and Services"
2009

ITC Classics Awards

"Favourite Cruise Company"
2010

Kreuzfahrt Guide

"Best Culinary Experience"
Silver Spirit - 2012

"5 Anchors – Gastronomy and Service"
2007

Luxury Institute

"Number One Luxury Cruise Brand"
2008

Robb Report

"Favorite Cruise Line – Reader's Choice"
2009

Scottish Passenger Agents Association Award

 

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2004-2009, 2012, 2013

"Best Premium Cruise Line"
2010

 

Selling Long Haul (Travel Agents Choice Awards)

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
1999–2012


Stern's Guide to the Cruise Vacation

"Six Plus Stars"
1997–2012

Travel Trade Gazette

"Best Specialist Cruise Line" (Silversea Expeditions) 2013
"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2007

Telegraph Travel Awards

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
Four Years

TravelWeekly China

"Unique Cruise Experience of the Year"
2012

"Best Luxury Cruise Operator"
2010, 2013

Triton Consortia

"Best Niche Cruise Line"
2007-2008

"Best Luxury Cruise Line"
2007

Elegant Resorts Awards

"Favourite Cruise Company"
2010

Irish Travel Industry Awards

"Best Ultra Luxury Cruise Company"
2013, 2014

Global Traveler - Leisure Travel Awards

"Best small Ship Cruise Line"
2013, 2014

German Cruise Award 2014

 

"Best restaurant : Silversea Stars Supper Club"

Northern Ireland Travel & Tourism Awards

"Best Specialist Cruise Line"
2013

Advantage Travel Centres

"Cruise Line of the Year"
2013

Port Metro Vancouver

"Blue Circle Award"
2009, 2010, 2012

Business Destinations Magazine

"Best M.I.C.E. Cruise Company, Europe"
2014

U.S. News & World Report

"Best Cruise for Singles"
"Best Cruise in the Mediterranean"
Silver Spirit - 2014

"Best Cruise for Groups"
"Best Cruise in Alaska"
Silver Shadow - 2014

Entrepreneur Magazine

"The 120 Most Trusted Brands"
2014

Travel Digest - Travel Industry Awards

"Cruise Line of the Year"
2013

The Telegraph - Ultratravel 100 Awards

"Best Small Luxury Cruise Line"
2014