If you love your iPad and iPhone as much as you love a cruise then take a look at our pick of the best cruise apps available!

At the flick of a wrist, you can gain access to the deck plans of your favourite ships, find the latest deals and much more besides. It’ll make planning your holiday almost as enjoyable as being there! Sound good? Here’s a video showing you the Cruise Finder app in action!

Cruise Finder

Cruise Finder App StoreCruise Finder is the one-stop shop cruise app for planning the perfect cruise. This award-winning app provides detailed cruise information on 20 different cruise lines, 220 ships including staterooms photos and deck plans, 25 destinations, and 12,000+ itineraries complete with route maps. What’s more, the app is absolutely free.

Free for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Cruise International AppCruise International App

The first thing any keen cruiser should download for their iPad is the Cruise International app! Whether cruising to the Caribbean or the Mediterranean, Alaska to Australia, we give you all the information you need to find the right cruise for you and the best cruise deals (but you know this already)!

Free for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Berlitz Cruise App Store

Berlitz Cruise Ships

There’s nothing like expert advice to give you piece of mind and you get that in abundance with the Berlitz Cruise Ships app. Cruise authority, Douglas Ward, offers over 275 in-depth reviews to ensure you make the right decisions on both land and sea.

£6.99 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Cruise Card Control

Cruise Card Control App Store

As seen in the New York Times, Sydney Morning Herald, LA Times, Msnbc news, Porthole Magazine and Budget Travel Magazine; Cruise Card Control is an app dedicated to saving you money while on board your cruise ship. Create categories and keep track of how much is spent and Cruise Card Control will do the rest!

£0.69 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Royal Caribbean International

Royal Caribbean Cruise App Store

You’ll find all the information you need about a Royal Caribbean cruise vacation including details on worldwide destinations, cruise ships, ports of call and much more. Other features of the app include special offers, ship facts and image galleries.

Free for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Ship Mate

Ship Mate App StoreShip Mate offers tailored cruise apps about many of the major cruise lines, from Carnival and Princess Cruises to Norwegian Cruises and Celebrity Cruises. Each app gives you lots of useful information, including deck maps, port information, ship locators and even a packing check list!

£1.49 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Deck Director App StoreDeck Director

Never lose your way again with the deck director! This handy cruise app currently covers the entire fleet of Carnival, Princess Cruises and Holland America, so whether you’re trying to find you way back to your cabin or hoping to find the next party, deck director is at hand!

£2.99 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad


Meet on Cruise App StoreMeet on Cruise

It’s always good to meet a fellow cruise-enthusiast, which is why MeetOnCruise is such a brilliant app. It is the first social networking app of its kind dedicated to cruisers, which means you should always be able to find a friend no matter where you on the seven seas.

Free for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad

Cruise Tycoon 

Cruise Tycoon App StoreEver wondered what it would be like to run your own cruise company? Here is your chance to put your business acumen to the test! Cruise Tycoon is game that depends on you to you to create new cruise routes and set up the sailing schedules.

As your company grows, you can buy new ships, employ a new captain and build your very own empire!

£1.49 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad

Cruise Cam

Cruise Cam App StoreNow you can use your iPhone or iPod Touch to sail the high seas to all seven continents and call at hundreds of ports and destinations around the world. Cruise Cam features cameras from over a dozen different cruise lines, and nearly a hundred ships, giving you the chance to check out a whole of ships without having to leave the sofa.

£1.49 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad