Carnival Cruise Line:
Best for: Singles or couples who are looking to have some fun. Plenty of dancing, activities and food to enjoy. The staff is very friendly and welcomes LGBT travelers equally.
Norwegian Cruise Line...
Best for: Fun-loving, younger night owls and partying singles live it up on Norwegian, a line dedicated to choice and entertainment.
Holland America Line:
Best for: Classic cruising aficionados and gourmands enjoy the fine dining and traditional atmosphere onboard Holland America.
Best for: Fans of superb ship design and a hip, cool vibe flock to Celebrity, especially the line's newest Solstice-class ships.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises:
Best for: Regent's ships are the perfect home-away-from-home for well-traveled and discriminating gay couples who enjoy the finest things in life and are looking for a casual, all-inclusive luxury cruise experience.
Best for: Crystal is the perfect choice for the older gay couple, sophisticated single or discreet group that wants to experience what true pampering at sea can be.
Best for: Fun-loving gay couples come to Princess looking for good value for the money, as well as exotic itineraries.
Best for: Active gay couples and fans of very small luxury ships seek out the sailing yachts of Windstar.
Royal Caribbean International:
Best for: First-time gay cruisers, parents with kids in tow and adventure enthusiasts flock to this fun-loving cruise line, which boasts some of the biggest ships at sea.
Seabourn Cruise Line:
is best to be known for experienced gay cruisers come to Seabourn for its variety of itineraries and off-the-beaten-path destinations, while fans of elegant and modern small ships enjoy the pampered onboard life.
offers three ships attract upscale, conservative couples and fans of formal British traditions.