Over 140,000 votes were cast for the best travel companies for the over 50s in the consumer-voted Awards. The winners will be announced at the Awards evening to be held at BAFTA, London on Wednesday 26 June 2019.
The shortlist for the 21 main awards are:
Best Ocean Cruise Line
Royal Caribbean, Celebrity Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line, Cruise & Maritime Voyages, Saga Cruises, Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines.
Best Luxury Cruise Line
Princess Cruises, Celebrity Cruises, Viking Ocean Cruises, Silversea, Cunard Line, Azamara Club Cruises.
Best Specialist or Expedition Cruise Line
Noble Caledonia, Celebrity Cruises, G Adventures, Viking Ocean Cruises, Hurtigruten, Silversea.
Best River Cruise Line
Saga River Cruises, Emerald Waterways, Shearings River Cruises, Scenic, Riviera Travel, Viking River Cruises.
Best Luxury River Cruise Line
Scenic, Viking River Cruises, Emerald Waterways, Uniworld, AmaWaterways, APT.
Best City Breaks Operator
Kirker Holidays, Riviera Travel, TUI, Superbreaks, Shearings, Jet2.
Best Escorted Tour Operator (UK Tours)
Grand UK Holidays, Cosmos, Titan Travel, Saga Holidays, Travel Editions, Shearings.
Best Escorted Tour Operator (Europe & Longhaul)
Travelsphere, Titan Travel, Cosmos, Shearings, Saga Holidays, Travel Editions.
Best Luxury Escorted Tour Operator
Cox & Kings, Wendy Wu Tours, Kuoni, Scenic Tours, Jules Verne, Titan Travel.
Best Cultural Tour Operator
Titan Travel, Saga Holidays, Shearings, Wendy Wu Tours, Travel Editions, Jules Verne.
Best Activity or Adventure Tour Operator
Ramblers Walking Holidays, Intrepid Travel, Explore, G Adventures, Exodus, HF Holidays.
Best Beach Holiday Operator
Jet 2, TUI, Villa Plus, British Airways Holidays, Kuoni, Virgin Holidays.
Best Operator for the Single Traveller
Just You, HF Holidays, Shearings, Saga Holidays, One Traveller, Solos Holidays.
Best Rail Holiday Provider
Belmond, Eurostar, Rail Discoveries, Railbookers, Great Rail Journeys, Railway Touring Company.
Best Self-Catering Travel Company
Hoseasons, AirBnb, Forest Holidays, Sykes Cottages, Villa Plus, Eurocamp.
Best Villa Holiday Company
James Villas, CV Villas, Villa Plus, Oliver’s Travels, Solmar Villas, Simpson Travel.
Best Accessible Travel Provider
Limitless Travel, Disabled Holidays, Saga Holidays, Revitalise, Enable Holidays, Shearings.
Best Car Rental Company
Hertz, Alamo, Autoreisen, Europcar, Enterprise, Avis.
Jet2, Easyjet, British Airways, KLM, Singapore Airlines, Emirates.
Best Overseas Destination
Barbados, Croatia, USA, Caribbean, Canada, Australia.
Best Travel Agency
Thomas Cook, Barrhead Travel, Co-Op Travel, Trailfinders, Hays Travel, Bolsover Cruise Club.
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