2018 UK Cruisers’ Choice Awards
Get to know the best cruise ships in a variety of categories, based on member review ratings for cruises taken in the last year.

Best UK Cruises for First Timers

Oasis of the Seas
1 of 5 Best UK Cruises for First Timers
Photo by Cruise Critic member hbdresch
This was my first cruise, and my husband's second. It is the opposite of the kind of vacation we usually take, and I had no idea what to expect. I'm afraid that now I'm a convert!
Norwegian Epic
2 of 5 Best UK Cruises for First Timers
Photo by Cruise Critic member Ken and Audra
As this was our first cruise, I can say we set the bar very high!
Queen Elizabeth
3 of 5 Best UK Cruises for First Timers
Photo by Cruise Critic member Flite3
It was our first cruise and celebrated our 45th wedding anniversary in a way we will always remember.....truly memorable.
Marella Spirit
4 of 5 Best UK Cruises for First Timers
Overall, our first cruise proved to be such a memorable experience that we've already booked another cruise for next year!
Celebrity Reflection
5 of 5 Best UK Cruises for First Timers
Photo by Cruise Critic member Georgeven
For our first cruise ever, we were absolutely conquered by Celebrity. The level of service, cleanliness and the quality of foods were way above our expectations.

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