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Best Cruises for Families

2015 Cruisers' Choice for Cruise Critic
Tailored to children, families and adults equally. OK maybe more to kids and parents...but the adult-only activities and areas rival and surpass anything on a regular cruise ship. 
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The best cruise ships for families chosen by cruisers. All rankings are based on member review ratings for cruises taken in 2014.
Rating: 4.5
Disney Fantasy (Image)
Disney Cruise Line was the first to offer a dedicated space just for teens.
Rating: 4.4
Disney Dream (Image)
Multiple clubs ensure kids of all ages will enjoy their time onboard.
Rating: 4.3
Carnival Liberty (Image)
Kids love Dr. Seuss-themed parades, story time and character breakfasts.
Rating: 4.2
Norwegian Getaway (Image)
Kids flock to the two-deck Splash Academy and Nickelodeon-themed events.
Rating: 4.2
Carnival Breeze (Image)
Your family's favorite board games come to life during Hasbro, The Game Show!
Rating: 4.2
Allure of the Seas (Image)
Kids can have tons of educational fun with the Adventure Ocean youth programs.
Rating: 4.0
Carnival Sunshine (Image)
Kids get a thrill with WaterWorks' five slides and interactive water play areas.
Rating: 3.8
Carnival Glory (Image)
Club O2 and Circle C are the perfect hangouts for teens and tweens.
Rating: 3.7
Navigator of the Seas (Image)
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