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2021 Editors' Picks Awards: Best New US Cruise Ship

See the lines and ships that best represent excellence in ocean and luxury cruising, chosen by Cruise Critic's international team of editors.

Luxury Winner

Silver Moon

Best New Ship

"With Silver Moon's debut, Silversea has perfectly delivered on modern, understated luxury aimed to please even the most-discriminating guests. With the debut of its fully integrated S.A.L.T. culinary program, Silver Moon embraces the culture of the many places it visits and provides unparalleled immersion for guests seeking a deeper understanding of how food shapes our lives. Service and suites are truly top-notch."

Live From Silver Moon: First Impressions of A Brand-New Luxury Cruise Ship

Live From Silver Moon: First Impressions of A Brand-New Luxury Cruise Ship

With a capacity of only 596, this small, luxury cruise ship punches above its weight, offering beautiful public spaces, incredible culinary options, and the realization of the innovative dining and cultural concept called S.A.L.T.

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