Accolades

Recognized as a top employer and as the best in travel by industry organizations and cruise lines.

Accolades

Recognized as a top employer and as the best in travel by industry organizations and cruise lines.

INDUSTRY AWARDS

Travel Leaders Network
Power of the Partnership Awards, New Member Award (2019)
World Travel Holdings

Achievers
50 Most Engaged Workplaces (since 2011)
World Travel Holdings

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Large Retail Travel Agency (2019, 2017)
World Travel Holdings

Celebrity Cruises
President’s Award (2018)
World Travel Holdings

Litmos Lenny Award
Best Customer Training (2019)
World Travel Holdings

Sun Sentinel and Energage
Top Workplaces in South Florida (since 2015)
World Travel Holdings

Travel Leaders Network
Power of the Partnership Awards, New Member Award (2019)
World Travel Holdings

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Large Retail Travel Agency (2019, 2017)
World Travel Holdings

Entrepreneur Magazine
Top Franchise for Veterans (#1 in 2019, #2 in 2018, #1 in 2017)
Dream Vacations

Franchise Business Review
Top Service Franchise (2019)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Franchise Business Review
Top Franchise for Women (since 2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Franchise Business Review
Franchisee Satisfaction, Best in Category (2019, 2018)
Dream Vacations

Franchise Gator
Top 100 Franchise (since 2010)
Dream Vacations

Franchise Update
Franchise Innovation Award (2019)
Dream Vacations

South Florida Business Journal
Top 100 Private Companies in South Florida (since 2012)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Travel Agency Franchise (2016)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Travel Technology Provider (2019)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Travel Planning Technology (2019)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

U.S. Veteran’s Magazine
Top Veteran-Friendly Companies (2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)
Dream Vacations

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Villa Rental Company Overall (2019, 2018, 2017)
Villas of Distinction

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Vacation Packager Luxury (2019)
Villas of Distinction

Sunday Times Top 100
Two-Star Accreditation for Outstanding Level of Engagement
World Travel Holdings UK

TTG Top 50 Travel Agencies
Top Ocean Cruise Agency (Since 2018)
World Travel Holdings UK (Cruise118)

Wave Awards
Best Online Agent (2019)
World Travel Holdings UK

Apple Leisure Group
Platinum Partner (since 2012)
World Travel Holdings

Carnival Cruise Line
World’s Leading Cruise Lines Excellence Awards, President’s Award (2018)
World Travel Holdings

Celebrity Cruises
President’s Award (2018)
World Travel Holdings

FlexJobs
Top 100 Companies for Remote Work (since 2015)
World Travel Holdings

Norwegian Cruise Line
Marketing Partner of the Year
World Travel Holdings

Princess Cruises
World’s Leading Cruise Lines Excellence Awards, Online Travel Partner (2018)
World Travel Holdings

Royal Caribbean International
New To Cruise Partner of the Year (2018, 2017)
World Travel Holdings

Silversea
Chairman’s Award (2018)
World Travel Holdings

Travel Weekly
Travel Weekly Power List (since 2007)
World Travel Holdings

Viking Cruises
Platinum Circle Plus (2018)
World Travel Holdings

Apple Leisure Group
Platinum Partner (since 2012)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Florida Trend
225 Biggest Private Companies (Since 2014)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Franchise Business Review
Top Franchise for Veterans (2018)
Dream Vacations

Franchise Business Review
Top Innovative Franchises (2018)
Dream Vacations

Entrepreneur Magazine
Strongest Franchise Brands List (2018)
Dream Vacations

Entrepreneur Magazine
Franchise 500® (since 1998)
Dream Vacations

Military Times
Best Franchises: Ranked #1 (since 2014)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

MSC Cruises
Home-Based Partner of the Year (2018)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Royal Caribbean International
Home-Based Partner of the Year (2018, 2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Travel Weekly
Magellan Awards Gold and Silver (since 2009)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Travvy Award
Silver for Best Vacation Packager Luxury (2018)
Villas of Distinction

Carnival UK Cruise Awards
Carnival Cruise Lines – Outstanding Contribution Award (2018)
Cruise 118

Carnival UK Cruise Awards
Cunard – Partnership Development Award (2018)
Cruise 118

Carnival UK Cruise Awards
Seabourn – Partnership Development Award (2018)
Six Star Cruises

APT
Rising Star (2018)
World Travel Holdings UK – RiverVoyages

The Sunday Times
Best 100 Companies – 2-star accreditation (2018)
World Travel Holdings UK

Travel Weekly UK Agent Achievement Awards
Cruise Agency of the Year – Large Agency, Cruise 118 (2018, 2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

Wave Awards
Best Cruise Agent (Since 2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

Celebrity Cruises
Chairman’s Award (2017, 2016)
World Travel Holdings

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)
Lifetime Achievement, CLIA Hall of Fame (2017)
David Crooks, World Travel Holdings

Make-A-Wish Southern Florida
Corporation of the Year (2016-2017)
World Travel Holdings

Royal Caribbean International
National Account Partner of the Year (2017)
World Travel Holdings

Carnival Cruise Line
Travel Agency Excellence Award, Franchise Agency Network (2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Celebrity Cruises
Franchise Network of the Year (2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Franchise Direct
Top 100 Global Franchises (since 2014)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Franchise Gator
Fastest Growing Franchise (2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Franchise Times
Top 200+ (since 2015)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Global Franchise
20 Super Brands Rocking Franchising (2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

International Franchise Association
Franchising Gives Back Gold (2017)
Dream Vacations

Norwegian Cruise Line
Elite Partner of the Year (2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Oceania Cruises
Cruise Connoisseur Club (2017)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne

Travvy Award
Silver for Best Host Agency (2017)
Cruises Inc.

Travel Weekly
Magellan Award (2017, 2011-2015)
Villas of Distinction

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Villa Rental Company Overall (2017)
Villas of Distinction

Travvy Award
Gold for Best Vacation Packager Luxury (2017, 2016)
Villas of Distinction

Azamara Club Cruises
Best Campaign for Europe, Six Star Cruises (2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

Celebrity Cruises
Travel Agent Appreciation Awards, Top Cruise Specialist for Growth (2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

Financial Times
1000 Europe’s Fastest Growing Companies #73 (2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

P&O Cruises
Partnership Achievement (2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

Royal Caribbean International
Strongest and Most Consistent Growth 2014-2016 (2017)
World Travel Holdings UK

Seabourn Cruise Line
Partnership Achievement Award (2017)
World Travel Holdings UK – Six Star Cruises

TTG
Top 50 Travel Agencies (2018)
World Travel Holdings UK (Six Star Cruises)

Achievers
50 Most Engaged Workplaces (2016, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)
World Travel Holdings

BJ’s Wholesale Club
BJ’s Services Partner of the Year (2016)
World Travel Holdings

Carnival Cruise Line
Ted Arison Founder’s Award (2016)
World Travel Holdings

MSC Cruises
President’s Award for the Overall Partner of the Year (2016)
World Travel Holdings

Royal Caribbean International
Online Partner of the Year (2016)
World Travel Holdings

Viking Cruises
Named Godmother of Viking Egil (2016)
Jennifer Gasser, VP of Product & Operations
World Travel Holdings

Bonds
Top 100 Franchises
CruiseOne (since 2010)

FranchiseRankings.com
Best Top 5 Travel Franchises, #1 (2016)
CruiseOne

GI Jobs
Hot Franchises for Veterans (2016, 2015, 2014)
CruiseOne

Sandals
Best of the Best for 2016 (2016)
Dream Vacations/CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Travvy Award
Silver for Best Travel Agency Franchise (2016)
CruiseOne

CLIA River Cruise Excellence
Best Overall Performance – North (2016)
World Travel Holdings UK

UK Cruise Awards
Seabourn Parntership Achievement (2016)
World Travel Holdings UK

FlexJobs
Top 100 Companies for Remote Work (2015)
World Travel Holdings

Norwegian Cruise Line
Elite Agency of the Year (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)
World Travel Holdings

Bonds
Top 100 Franchises
CruiseOne (since 2010)

Celebrity Cruises
Home-Based Account of the Year (2015)
CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Franchise Business Review
Top Franchises of 2015
CruiseOne

Franchise Direct
Top 100 Global Franchises (2015, 2014)
CruiseOne

Franchise Research Institute
World Class Franchise (2015, 2014, 2013, 2012)
CruiseOne

MSC Cruises
Seaside Salute (2015)
CruiseOne

Sun Sentinel and Workplace Dynamics
Top Workplaces in South Florida (2015)
CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Travel Weekly
Travel Weekly Power List, Top 8 Franchisors (2015, 2014)
CruiseOne

U.S. Veteran’s Magazine
Top Veteran-Friendly Franchises (2015, 2014)
CruiseOne

Women in Ecommerce™
Golden Mouse Award – Cristina Monge, Marketing Manager (2015, 2014)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Condé Nast Traveller
The Best Villa Rental Companies (2015)
Villas of Distinction

Ocean Home Magazine
Best Luxury Travel (2015)
Villas of Distinction

The French Awards by Atout France
Tour Operator of the Year (2015)
Villas of Distinction

CLIA (Cruise Line International Association)
Travel Agent Business of the Year (2015, 2014)
World Travel Holdings UK

Norwegian Cruise Line
More than a Million Partnership (2015)
World Travel Holdings UK

The Travel Network Group
Best Innovation for Cruise Marketing (2015)
SixStar Cruises

Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA)
Cruise Sales Innovators, CLIA Hall of Fame (2014)
Brad and Jeff Tolkin, World Travel Holdings

Royal Caribbean International
Chairman’s Award (2014) President’s Award for Overall Achievement (2013, 2007)
World Travel Holdings

Entrepreneur Magazine
Top Franchisees for Veterans (2014, 2013)
CruiseOne

Entrepreneur Magazine
Franchise 500™ Overall #133 (2014), #55 (2013), #45 (2012), #58 (2011), #90 (2010), #135 (2009), #133 (2008)
CruiseOne

Entreprenuer Magazine
Franchise 500™ Fastest Growing Franchises #86 (2014), #46 (2013) #12 (2012), #25 (2011), #76 (2010), #80 (2009), #103 (2008)
CruiseOne

Entrepreneur Magazine
Franchise 500™ Top Homebased Franchise #30 (2014), #10 (2013), #11 (2012), #14 (2011), #25 (2010), #32 (2009), #32 (2008)
CruiseOne

Franchise Business Review
Top 50 Franchisee Satisfaction (since 2009)
CruiseOne

Franchise Business Review
Top 100 Vet Friendly (since 2012)
CruiseOne

Franchise Times
Top 500 Franchises (2014)
CruiseOne

Funjet
500 Club Platinum Partner (since 2011)
CruiseOne

MilitaryFranchising.com
Hot Franchises for Veterans (2014)
CruiseOne

MSC Cruises
Home-Based Partner of the Year (2014)
CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

National Minority Franchising Institute
Top 50 franchises for minorities (since 2010)
CruiseOne

Small Business Influencer
Marketing Champion (2014)
CruiseOne

USA Today – Franchising Today
50 Top Franchises for Minorities (since 2010)
CruiseOne

USA Today – Franchising Today
Top 25 Franchises for Hispanics (since 2011)
CruiseOne

USA Today – Franchising Today
One of the Top Franchises for Military Veterans (2014, 2013, 2012)
CruiseOne

WorldFranchising.com
50 Top Franchises for Veterans
CruiseOne (2014)

World Franchising Network
Top 25 Franchises for Hispanics (since 2010)
CruiseOne

UK Cruise Awards
Seabourn Outstanding Contribution (2014)
World Travel Holdings UK

Travel Weekly
Magellan Award (2013)
World Travel Holdings

AmericasBestFranchises.com
Best Franchise (2013)
CruiseOne

Celebrity Cruises
Partner of the Year & Southeast Region Account of the Year (2013, 2010, 2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Crystal Cruises
Platinum Partner (2013)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Disney Cruise Line
Outstanding Achievement Award (2013, 2012)
CruiseOne

Entreprenuer Magazine
Franchise 500™ America’s Top Global Franchises #67 (2013) #41 (2012), #51 (2011), #74 (2010)
CruiseOne

Entrepreneur Magazine
Franchise 500™ Low-Cost Franchises #9 (2013), #8 (2012), #13 (2011), #25 (2010), #28 (2009), #31 (2008)
CruiseOne

Funjet
Sales Excellence (2013)
CruiseOne

GI Jobs
Military Friendly Franchise (2009-2013)
CruiseOne

Globus
Premier Agency of the Year (since 2009)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Home Business Magazine
Top 50 Trendy Home-Based Businesses (2013)
CruiseOne

MSC Cruises
Home-Based Partner of the Year (2013)
CruiseOne and Cruises Inc.

Norwegian Cruise Line
Home-Based Partner of the Year (2013)
CruiseOne  and Cruises Inc.

Opportunity World
Top Franchises for Veterans (2013)
CruiseOne

Royal Caribbean International
Partner of the Year (2013)
CruiseOne

Sandals
Best of the Best Southeast Region (2013)
CruiseOne

Small Business Influencer Award
Top 100 Champion (2013)
CruiseOne

Trafalgar
Top Sales Achievement (2013)
CruiseOne

Travel Weekly
Travel Weekly Power List, Top 9 Franchisors (2013)
CruiseOne

Uniworld
Top Producer Award (2013, 2012)
CruiseOne

Viking River Cruises
Platinum Circle (2013, 2012, 2011, 2010)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Condé Nast Traveler
Top Villa Rental Specialist for Jamaica (consecutively since 2007 until the award ended in 2013)
Villas by Linda Smith

Travel + Leisure
Listed on the Global Guide to the Top 40 All-Star Villa Agencies in the World (2013)
Villas by Linda Smith

Oceania Cruises
Outstanding Performance (2013, 2012)
Cruise118

Crystal Cruises
UK Highest Growth and
UK Platinum Agent Awards (2013, 2012)
Six Star Cruises

Enterprise Holdings
(National, Alamo, Enterprise Car Rental)
Beacon Award (2012, first-ever recipient in 2011)
World Travel Holdings

1851’s
Top 100 Vet Friendly Franchise, #15 (2012)
CruiseOne

Franchise Info Site
Top 100 Franchises (2012, 2011, 2010, 2009)
CruiseOne

Forbes
Top 10 Military Friendly Franchise (2012)
CruiseOne

Oceania Cruises
Connoisseur Club (2012, 2010, 2009)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Travel + Leisure Magazine
Top 35 Travel Websites (2012)
CruisesOnly

Best of the Web
Orbitz Cruises (2007-2012)

Agent Achievement Awards
iCruiseConcierge – Travel Promotion /
Innovation of the Year (2012)
Cruise118

EN Magazine
Entrepreneur of the Year (James Cole 2012)
Cruise118

Fred Viking
Masters (2012)
Cruise118

Holland America Line
Northern Travel Partner of the Year (2012)
Cruise118

Seabourn Cruise Line
Northern Travel Partner of the Year (2012)
Six Star Cruises

Costa
Champions Of The Sea Top Performer (2011)
World Travel Holdings

Uniworld
Top Performer (2011)
World Travel Holdings

Black Enterprise Magazine
5 Best Buys in Home-Based Franchises
CruiseOne

Dun and Bradstreet
AllBusiness Franchise Allstar (#76 – 2011)
CruiseOne

Franchise Business Review
Top 50 In Franchisee Satisfaction (2011)
CruiseOne

Disney Cruise Line
Outstanding Achievement Award (2011)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Atout France
Best Tour Operator of the Year (2011)
Villas of Distinction

North West Entrepreneur of the Year
Mal Barritt and James Cole (2011)
Cruise118

BIBAs (Brilliant in Business Awards) Lancashire Business Awards
Best Use of E-Business (2011)
Cruise118.com

Seabourn Cruise Line
Top Growth (2011)
World Travel Holdings UK

UK Cruise Awards
Complete Cruise Solution (2011)
Cruise118

Apple Vacations
Premier Award (2010)
World Travel Holdings

Celebrity
National Account of the Year (2010)
World Travel Holdings

Funjet Vacations
500 Club Award (2010)
World Travel Holdings

Globus
Premier Agency Partner (2010)
World Travel Holdings

Sandals
Best of The Best Award (2010)
World Travel Holdings

World Travel Awards
North America’s Leading Cruise Travel Agent (2010, 2009, 2008)
Cruises.com

Crystal Cruises
Top Producer Award (2010)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Forbes
Top Franchises to Start (#12 – 2010)
CruiseOne

Holland America Lines
Centurion Award (2010)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Regent Seven Seas
Council Award – Top Producer (2010)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Silversea
Alliance Award (2010)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Uniworld
Top Producer Award (2010)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Condé Nast Traveler
Favorite Villa Company (2010)
Villas of Distinction

ACE Awards
Agency of the Year (2010)
Cruise118

Cunard Line
Greatest Growth (2010)
Cruise118

MSC Cruises
Perferred Parnter (2010)
World Travel Holdings UK

New Voice Media
Award for Customer Service and Innovation (2010)
Cruise118

P&O Cruises
Greatest Growth (2010)
Cruise118

Princess Cruises
Greatest Growth (2010)
Cruise118

Travolution Awards
Best Travel Agent Website (2010)
Cruise118

Travolution Awards
Best Cruise Website (2010)
Cruise118

UK Cruise Awards
Complete Cruise Solution (2010)
Cruise118

Silversea
Millionaires Club (2010)
Six Star Cruises

Carnival Cruise Lines
Travel Agencies of the Year (2009)
World Travel Holdings

Carnival Cruise Lines
Agency of the Year (2009)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Agent Achievement Awards
Online Agent of the Year (2009)
Cruise118

AllBusiness
First Annual AllBusiness AllStar Franchise List (#181 – 2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Carnival Cruise Lines
Pinnacle Club (2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Celebrity Cruises
National Account Partner of the Year (2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

International Franchise Association’s
Top 10 Most Popular Franchises with Veterans
CruiseOne

Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Top Producer  (2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Travel Weekly’s
Top 8 Travel Franchisors (2008)
CruiseOne

Travel Weekly’s 
Top 10 Travel Websites (2008)
Priceline.com, Kayak.com, American Airlines and Delta Airlines

Uniworld
Top 20 Award (2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Viking River Cruises
Top Supporter (2008)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.

Cunard Line
Inner Circle Member (Annually)
CruiseOne, Cruises Inc.