2019 Winners

AIRLINE

Best Airline, Domestic

Winners

Delta Air Lines


Editor's Pick

Southwest Airlines

United Airlines

Alaska Airlines

American Airlines

Best Airline, International

Winners

Emirates


Editor's Pick

Singapore Airlines

Swiss

Air New Zealand

British Airways

Best Airline Vacation Brand

Winners

Delta Vacations


Editor's Pick

Qantas Vacations

Southwest Vacations

United Vacations

American Airlines Vacations

CAR RENTAL

Car Rental Company Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Enterprise


Editor's Pick

Hertz

Avis

Car Rental Company Providing the Highest Client Satisfaction

Winners

Enterprise


Editor's Pick

Hertz

Avis

Car Rental Company with the Best Luxury Fleet

Winners

Hertz


Editor's Pick

Avis

Enterprise

CRUISE

Cruise Line with the Highest Client Satisfaction (less than 1, 300 passengers)

Winners

Viking


Editor's Pick

Azamara Club Cruises

Crystal Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Seabourn Cruise Line

Cruise Line with the Highest Client Satisfaction (more than 1, 300 passengers)

Winners

Celebrity Cruises


Editor's Pick

Holland America Line

Norwegian Cruise Line

Princess Cruises

Royal Caribbean International

Cruise Line Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support (ocean-going)

Winners

Royal Caribbean International


Editor's Pick

Carnival Cruise Line

Celebrity Cruises

Holland America Line

Princess Cruises

Best New Ship (ocean-going)

Winners

Celebrity Edge, Celebrity Cruises


Editor's Pick

MSC Seaside, MSC Cruises

Nieuw Statendam, Holland America Line

Norwegian Bliss, Norwegian Cruise Line

Symphony of the Seas, Royal Caribbean International

Viking Orion, Viking

Carnival Horizon, Carnival Cruise Line

Best Onboard Dining (ocean-going/less than 1,300 passengers)

Winners

Oceania Cruises


Editor's Pick

Viking

Windstar Cruises

Crystal Cruises

Seabourn Cruise Line

Best Onboard Dining (ocean-going/more than 1,300 passengers)

Winners

Celebrity Cruises


Editor's Pick

Holland America Line

Norwegian Cruise Line

Princess Cruises

Royal Caribbean International

Best Refurbished Ship (ocean-going)

Winners

Crystal Serenity, Crystal Cruises


Editor's Pick

Disney Magic, Disney Cruise Line

Mariner of the Seas, Royal Caribbean International

Seven Seas Mariner, Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Norwegian Breakaway, Norwegian Cruise Line

Best Cruise Line for Shows and Nightlife

Winners

Royal Caribbean International


Editor's Pick

Carnival Cruise Line

Celebrity Cruises

Disney Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line

Best Cruise Line for Family Activities

Winners

Disney Cruise Line


Editor's Pick

MSC Cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line

Royal Caribbean International

Carnival Cruise Line

Best Expedition Cruise Line (ocean-going)

Winners

Silversea Expeditions


Editor's Pick

UnCruise Adventures

Hurtigruten

Lindblad Expeditions - National Geographic

Paul Gauguin Cruises

Best Small-Ship Line (ocean-going, less than 250 passengers)

Winners

Windstar Cruises


Editor's Pick

Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises

Ponant

SeaDream Yacht Club

Star Clippers

Best Cruise Line for Alaska Sailings

Winners

Princess Cruises


Editor's Pick

UnCruise Adventures

Windstar Cruises

Celebrity Cruises

Holland America Line

Norwegian Cruise Line

Best Cruise Line for Caribbean Sailings

Winners

Royal Caribbean International


Editor's Pick

Carnival Cruise Line

MSC Cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line

Princess Cruises

Best Cruise Line for Hawaii Sailings

Winners

Norwegian Cruise Line


Editor's Pick

UnCruise Adventures

Carnival Cruise Line

Holland America Line

Princess Cruises

Cruise Line with the Best Private Island

Winners

CocoCay, Royal Caribbean International


Editor's Pick

Princess Cays, Princess Cruises

Half Moon Cay, Holland America Line

Harvest Caye, Norwegian Cruise Line

Castaway Cay, Disney Cruise Line

Best World Cruise

Winners

Holland America Line


Editor's Pick

Oceania Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Silversea Cruises

Viking

Best All-Inclusive Luxury Cruise Line

Winners

Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Editor's Pick

Silversea Cruises

Viking

Crystal Cruises

Seabourn Cruise Line

Best Suites, Cruise

Winners

Regent Seven Seas Cruises


Editor's Pick

Crystal Cruises

MSC Cruises

Seabourn Cruise Line

Silversea Cruises

Cruise Line with the Best Consumer Marketing Campaign

Winners

Carnival Cruise Line


Editor's Pick

Disney Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line

Royal Caribbean International

Viking

Best Onboard Dining Venue, Luxury Line

Winners

The Grill by Thomas Keller, Seabourn Cruise Line


Editor's Pick

Umi Uma & Sushi Bar, Crystal Cruises

Jacques, Oceania Cruises

La Dame by Relais & Chateaux, Silversea Cruises

Manfredi’s Italian Restaurant, Viking

River Cruise Line Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Viking


Editor's Pick

AmaWaterways

Avalon Waterways

Crystal River Cruises

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection

River Cruise Line with the Highest Client Satisfaction

Winners

AmaWaterways


Editor's Pick

Avalon Waterways

Crystal River Cruises

Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection

Viking

Best New Ship (River Cruise)

Winners

AmaLea, AmaWaterways


Editor's Pick

Avalon Saigon, Avalon Waterways

Crystal Ravel, Crystal River Cruises

The A, U by Uniworld

Viking Ra, Viking

Best Onboard Dining (River Cruise)

Winners

AmaWaterways


Editor's Pick

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection

Avalon Waterways

Crystal River Cruises

Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours

Tauck

Best River Cruise Line for U.S. Sailings

Winners

American Queen Steamboat Company


Editor's Pick

Blount Small Ship Adventures

Lindblad Expeditions - National Geographic

UnCruise Adventures

American Cruise Lines

Best Suites, River Cruise

Winners

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection


Editor's Pick

AmaWaterways

Avalon Waterways

Crystal River Cruises

Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours

Best River Cruise Line for Families

Winners

AmaWaterways


Editor's Pick

Avalon Waterways

CroisiEurope

Tauck

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection

DESTINATIONS

Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction, Asia/South Pacific

Winners

Australia


Editor's Pick

Fiji

Japan

Taiwan

Thailand

Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction, Caribbean

Winners

Jamaica


Editor's Pick

Puerto Rico

U.S. Virgin Islands

British Virgin Islands

Dominican Republic

Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction, Central America

Winners

Costa Rica


Editor's Pick

Guatemala

Nicaragua

Panama

Belize

Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction, Mexico

Winners

Riviera Maya


Editor's Pick

Riviera Nayarit

Cancun

Los Cabos

Puerto Vallarta

Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction, South America

Winners

Peru


Editor's Pick

Argentina

Brazil

Chile

Ecuador

Destination with the Highest Client Satisfaction, U.S.

Winners

Hawaii


Editor's Pick

Las Vegas

New Orleans

Orlando, Fla.

California

Favorite Three-Night Destination to Sell

Winners

Las Vegas


Editor's Pick

Los Cabos

Santa Barbara, Calif.

Aspen, Colo.

Disneyland Resort (Anaheim, Calif.)

RAIL

Best North American Rail Vacation Provider

Winners

Rocky Mountaineer


Editor's Pick

Via Rail Canada

Alaska Railroad

Amtrak Vacations

RESORT/HOTEL

Best New Resort or Major Renovation, Mexico

Winners

Le Blanc Spa Resort Los Cabos


Editor's Pick

Montage Los Cabos

Solaz, a Luxury Collection Resort, Los Cabos

TRS Yucatan Hotel

Viceroy Los Cabos

Best New Resort, Caribbean

Winners

Sandals Royal Barbados, Barbados


Editor's Pick

Rosewood Baha Mar, Bahamas

Royalton Bavaro Resort & Spa, Dominican Republic

Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa, Jamaica

Park Hyatt St. Kitts Christophe Harbour, St. Kitts

Best Major Renovation, Caribbean

Winners

The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico


Editor's Pick

Belmond Cap Juluca, Anguilla

BodyHoliday, St. Lucia

Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, Puerto Rico

Jumby Bay Island, Antigua

Best New Resort or Major Renovation, Hawaii

Winners

The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua, Maui


Editor's Pick

The Westin Hapuna Beach Resort, Hawaii Island

Queen Kapiolani Hotel, Oahu

Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa, Maui

Timbers Kauai Ocean Club & Residences, Kauai

Best Hotel Chain, Europe

Winners

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts


Editor's Pick

Marriott International

Melia Hotels International

AccorHotels

Hilton Worldwide

Best Hotel Chain, Hawaii

Winners

Outrigger Hotels & Resorts


Editor's Pick

Aqua-Aston Hospitality

Four Seasons Resorts Hawaii

Hilton Worldwide

Marriott Hawaii

Best All-Inclusive Hotel Group, Caribbean

Winners

Sandals Resorts International


Editor's Pick

AMResorts

Club Med

Iberostar Hotels & Resorts

Palladium Hotel Group

Best All-Inclusive Hotel Group, Mexico

Winners

Playa Hotels & Resorts


Editor's Pick

Posadas/La Coleccion Resorts

AIC Hotel Group

Karisma Hotels & Resorts

Palace Resorts

Best Hotel Brand, U.S.

Winners

Marriott International


Editor's Pick

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company

Hilton Worldwide

Hyatt Hotels Corporation

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts

Hotel/Resort Chain Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Marriott International


Editor's Pick

Fairmont Hotels and Resorts

Hilton Worldwide

Hyatt Hotel Corporation

InterContinental Hotels & Resorts

Best Hotel Brand for Families, Mexico

Winners

Dreams Resorts & Spas


Editor's Pick

Hotel Xcaret Mexico

Palace Resorts

Paradisus Resorts

Club Med

Best Hotel Brand for Families, Caribbean

Winners

Beaches


Editor's Pick

Club Med

Dreams Resorts & Spas

Iberostar Hotels & Resorts

Atlantis

Best Hotel Brand for Families, Hawaii

Winners

Outrigger Hotels and Resorts


Editor's Pick

Sheraton Hotels and Resorts

Aqua-Aston Hospitality

Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Hilton Worldwide

Best All-Inclusive Resort for Weddings, Mexico

Winners

Hyatt Ziva Cancun


Editor's Pick

The Grand at Moon Palace Cancun

Secrets Playa Mujeres Golf & Spa Resort

UNICO 20°87° Hotel Riviera Maya

El Dorado Royale

All-Inclusive Hotel Group Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

AMResorts


Editor's Pick

Palace Resorts

Playa Hotels & Resorts

Sandals Resorts International

AIC Hotel Group

SUPPLIER SALES REPRESENTATIVE

Favorite Individual River Cruise Sales Representative

Winners

John Jerkovich, Viking

Favorite Individual Cruise Sales Representative

Winners

Linda Kay Barber, Celebrity Cruises

Favorite Individual Hotel Sales Representative

Winners

Deaner Snively, Marriott International

Favorite Individual Tour Operator Sales Representative

Winners

Marco Forliti, Apple Leisure Group

Excellence in Leadership Award

Winners

Matthew D. Upchurch, Virtuoso

TOUR OPERATOR

Escorted Tour Operator Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Globus Family of Brands


Editor's Pick

Insight Vacations

Tauck

Trafalgar

Abercrombie & Kent

FIT Tour Operator Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Funjet Vacations


Editor's Pick

Gogo Vacations

Pleasant Holidays

Travel Impressions

Avanti Destinations

Delta Vacations

Best FIT Tour Operator, Europe

Winners

Avanti Destinations


Editor's Pick

Funjet Vacations

Gogo Vacations

Journese

Travel Impressions

Best Escorted Tour Operator, Europe

Winners

Globus Family of Brands


Editor's Pick

Insight Vacations

Tauck

Trafalgar

Collette

Best Tour Operator, Africa

Winners

Abercrombie & Kent


Editor's Pick

African Travel, Inc.

Great Safaris

Micato Safaris

Thomson Safaris

Best Tour Operator, Asia

Winners

Avanti Destinations


Editor's Pick

Cox & Kings

Pacific Delight Tours

SITA World Tours

Trails of Indochina

Best Tour Operator, Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific

Winners

Goway Travel


Editor's Pick

Down Under Answers

Pleasant Holidays

Swain Destinations

Travel2

Best Tour Operator, Caribbean

Winners

Funjet Vacations


Editor's Pick

Apple Vacations

Delta Vacations

Gogo Vacations

Travel Impressions

Best Tour Operator, Central/South America

Winners

Globus Family of Brands


Editor's Pick

Abercrombie & Kent

G Adventures

Intrepid Travel

IWorld of Travel

Best Tour Operator, Hawaii

Winners

Pleasant Holidays


Editor's Pick

Apple Vacations

Blue Sky Tours

Classic Vacations

Delta Vacations

Best Tour Operator, Mexico

Winners

Apple Vacations


Editor's Pick

Delta Vacations

Gogo Vacations

Pleasant Holidays

Travel Impressions

Best Tour Operator for Adventure/Experiential Travel

Winners

G Adventures


Editor's Pick

Intrepid Travel

MT Sobek

Austin Adventures

Backroads

Best Tour Operator for Multigenerational Travel

Winners

Adventures by Disney


Editor's Pick

Tauck Bridges

Thomson Family Adventures

Trafalgar

Abercrombie & Kent

Best Luxury Tour Operator

Winners

Abercrombie & Kent


Editor's Pick

Cox & Kings

Journese

Luxury Gold by Insight Vacations

Tauck

Best Operator for Small-Group Tours, Escorted

Winners

Collette Explorations


Editor's Pick

Authentic Vacations

G Adventures

Intrepid Travel

Tauck Culturious

TOURISM BOARD

International Tourism Board Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Jamaica Tourist Board


Editor's Pick

Tourism Australia

Tourism Ireland

Switzerland Tourism

VisitBritain

U.S. Tourism Board Providing the Best Travel Advisor Support

Winners

Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau


Editor's Pick

Visit California

Visit Florida

Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority

New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Best Travel Insurance Company

Winners

Allianz Global Assistance


Editor's Pick

CSA Travel Protection - Generali Global Assistance

Travelex Insurance Services

Travel Guard

Travel Insured