Seatrade Cruise Awards 2019 finalists

The very best of cruise industry success

We're delighted to announce our shortlist for Seatrade Cruise Awards 2019.

Our judges received a large volume of high-quality entries; making this year one of the most competitive on record. Congratulations to each of our finalists. The winners will be announced at the CLIA Germany Gala Dinner on the occasion of Seatrade Europe 2019 on 11 September 2019 by invitation only.

Port of the Year


Port of OldenLoen, Norway

Port of Yokohama, Japan

Zadar Cruise Port, Croatia

Destination of the Year


Busselton, Western Australia

Cruise Baltic

Sete Cruise Club, France

Marine Interior Design of the Year


Eumar Santehnika for Five Point Plus vanity unit - designed for bathrooms with limited space

Marella Cruises for the 19th Hole Clubhouse onboard Marella Explorer 2

SMC Design for Saga Cruises’ Spirit of Discovery

Supplier of the Year


DeCurtis Corporation – Online Booking Platform

Intellian Technologies – v240MT VSAT Antenna System

V.Ships Leisure – Shipsure 2.0

Marketing Initiative of the Year


Caribbean Village – Cruise Marketing Platform

OneSpaWorld & Celebrity Cruises – The Spa on Celebrity Edge

Zielia – Digital Destination Platform

This award is sponsored by Cruise Baltic

Cruise Baltic sponsor Seatrade Cruise Awards 2018

Environmental Initiative Award


DNV GL - AFI (Alternative Fuel Insight) Platform

Hullwiper Ltd – Remotely Operated Underwater Vehicle

LuminUltra - LuminUltra Cloud™

This award is sponsored by MedCruise

MedCruise Logo

Innovative Shorex of the Year


Abercrombie & Kent (Akorn) – Incubating Vidigal Entrepreneurs, Rio de Janiero, Brazil

Astoria Shipping and Tourist Agency - The Daily Life in a Nun's Monastery, Patmos, Greece

Intercruises Shoreside & Port Services – Behind the Scenes at the Marine Mammal Center, San Francisco, USA

Personality Awards

In addition there will also be Personality Awards presented on the evening during the awards ceremony. Seatrade will select the winners based on nominations received. The awards will include:

Seatrade Outstanding Contribution Award

Winner to be selected by Seatrade based on nominations received

Seatrade Port Personality of the Year

Winner to be selected by Seatrade based on nominations received

Seatrade Cruise Personality of the Year

Sponsored by V.Ships Leisure

Winner to be selected by Seatrade based on nominations received

V Ships Leisure sponsor Seatrade Cruise Awards 2018