As a Crystal Cruises repeat passengers it was easy to see how the prestigious US News & World Report would vote the Los Angeles-California-based luxury liner operator as the best in seven categories. In a press release received today, Crystal acknowledged winning the "Best Luxury Cruise Line" and "Best Line for Romance" in the overall Best Cruise Line categories. The cruise line also dominated several itinerary-based rankings within Region, Traveler Type, and Budget categories, winning "Best Cruises...": "...for Couples"; "...for Luxury; and "...in the Caribbean ," "...in Europe ," and "...in the Pacific," respectively.
The 2014 survey also lauded the company's unparalleled customer service along with its worldwide voyages, health and overall ratings. You can read results for yourself at the magazine's website, http://travel.usnews.com/cruises.
Recognizing the awards, Crystal’s president Edie Bornstein said, “ We appreciate the magazine’s considering both guest experience and judges' opinions, and the strict health evaluations by the U.S. Government—an arena in which we consistently earn high scores for cleanliness, maintenance, and health standards." "After winning top honors within the travel industry for twenty+ years, it's extremely gratifying to also be recognized as such by, arguably, the top consumer industry surveyor in the world."
It has certainly been a very good year for Crystal Cruises with with more than 35 awards attached to its nautical belt from various magazines. For more information and Crystal reservations, call 888-799-4625, or visitwww.crystalcruises.com.