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Some cruise ships are like floating horizontal skyscrapers with all the bells and whistles, others feel more like a private yacht. These 10 ships with a capacity between 1,000 and 3,000 passengers strike a balance between big ship amenities and small ship service.
The top 10 winners in the category Best Mid-Sized Cruise Ship are as follows:
- Island Princess - Princess Cruises
- Carnival Sunshine - Carnival Cruise Line
- Queen Mary 2 - Cunard
- Celebrity Edge - Celebrity Cruises
- Celebrity Apex - Celebrity Cruises
- Queen Elizabeth - Cunard
- Koningsdam - Holland America Line
- Celebrity Millennium - Celebrity Cruises
- Nieuw Statendam - Holland America Line
- Queen Victoria - Cunard
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.
Congratulations to all these winning cruise ships!