Cruising can only become the best experience you’ve ever had. You will be the owner of your destination, having the freedom to choose where to go, when to go and which shipping company to choose.

You can also decide the type of vacation you want to take from a completely relaxing cruise to one full of adventure.

Whether you travel alone and willing to meet new people or want to have fun on your own, there are endless activities on board to enjoy both options. With a variety of onboard activities to choose from, they offer the perfect environment to socialize and meet new people, while the quiet areas, single-person cabins and spa give you the space you need.

If you’re thinking of traveling alone on a cruise but don’t know where to start, check out some of our favorite cruise lines that love to organize singles cruises.

Coast Cruises

The Italian shipping company takes into account all the needs of its passengers, even those travelling alone. Costa Cruceros has already introduced the modality of individual cabins in several of the ships that make up its fleet. With a variety of activities to participate, events organized to socialize and most importantly the low supplement make Costa Cruceros a popular choice among passengers traveling alone.

Royal Caribbean

This popular shipping company offers all the industry’s most modern amenities and facilities for the enjoyment of all passengers on board, even those traveling alone, with several impressive vessels in their fleet, you can be sure you will find everything you need. A variety of their boats have staterooms for people travelling alone at no extra cost. With a variety of activities and impressive facilities along with spacious cabins, be assured that a cruise aboard this impressive shipping line will be an unforgettable experience.

Norwegian Cruise Line

The leader of the Freestyle Cruising concept, Norwegian Cruise Line gives you the freedom to do whatever you want whenever you want during your cruise. Of course this concept also applies to guests travelling alone and Norwegian Cruise Line takes them very much into account from start to finish.

The single cabins are spacious and modern, measure around 9 m² and have a large bed and flat TV. Located near the exclusive bar for solo travelers, Studio Bar and Lounge is the perfect place to socialize and meet other cruisers alone.

The various activities on board are organized in the Studio Lounge, you can choose from dance classes, seminars and much more.

Holland America Line

Holland america Line is a luxury cruise line offering affordable prices, it is also known for its singles cruises. With its Individual Members program, Holland America Line gives the possibility to join same-sex passengers to share a cabin if they wish.

For those who love to travel alone, they have a variety of reasons to choose Holland America. The new single cabins aboard the Koningdam are spacious and overlooking the sea. Guests traveling alone have the option of dining with other passengers alone and are invited to various activities to participate as dance classes, seminars among others.

The gentleman hosts are available, on long cruises, to be a dance partner if you need it.


Single passengers will never feel alone aboard Cunard. The traditional atmosphere offers a perfect atmosphere for socializing by making everyone feel welcome. Mealtime is the perfect occasion to meet other guests alone and make new friends. Various activities such as seminars, cocktail parties, coffee mornings and dancing keep all types of passengers busy during their cruise.

The newly renovated Queen Mary 2 has 15 single-use staterooms elegantly decorated with single beds, lounges and desks.

Cunard also makes it easy for passengers to bring their pets, which means that guests traveling alone can be accompanied by their four-legged friends.

The shipowners look for everything to satisfy the travellers, so that their trip will be an unforgettable experience. Destinations are unique and cruisers have a wide range of choices to fulfill their desires. Among many, the proposed destinations on the luxury cruises are the Galapagos Islands of the Pacific as well as some Caribbean islands. They offer exoticism and unusual activities.

They are places where huge ships cannot access, they are usually more savage because of their inaccessibility. For cruises to the Mediterranean Sea, Venice, Dubrovnik and Corfu are some of the extraordinary stopovers. The duration of the cruises is generally between 8 and 11 days. On board the luxury boats, passengers will enjoy the refined dishes typical of each region and are designed to perfect the expeditions. The cruise companies collaborate with kitchen professionals to satisfy the gourmets.