Family Cruises

Many cruise lines are actively targeting the family market with all sorts of touches aimed specifically at children including kids’ clubs, specific entertainment for children, babysitting services and kids’ mealtimes. Note that most of these cruise lines offer a luxury experience, as well as being specifically child-friendly.

To search for your perfect family cruise, visit our Cruise Finder.

Which cruise line is right for you?

Trying to find the right cruise line for your first cruise? Whatever your taste there’s a holiday for you – here are some top tips...

Top 10 family cruises 2017 part 2

Water parks at sea, meet-and-greets with Anna and Elsa – a cruise will keep the whole family happy. Here’s our pick of the best family...

Top 10 family cruises 2017 part 1

Water parks at sea, meet-and-greets with Anna and Elsa – a cruise will keep the whole family happy. Here’s our pick of the best family...

Why cruises are perfect for families

Ever wondered what makes a family cruise so magical? Here some of our favourite travel bloggers tell us why We all know that family time is precious...

AmaWaterways AmaSerena cruise review

River cruises can be surprisingly family-friendly, as Sara Macefield discovers on an AmaWaterways itinerary "Wow – isn’t it tiny,” shrieked my 13-year-old daughters upon glimpsing...

MSC Magnifica cruise review

Their first family cruise on board MSC Magnifica proved to be a very successful holiday for Kim Nash and her son Ollie I am like a...

Britannia Baltic cruise review

With onboard cookery lessons from Marco Pierre White and singalong sessions with Abba in Stockholm, Karen Pasquali Jones decides a family Britannia Baltic cruise...

A mini cruise review with P&O Cruises

A short voyage to Guernsey and Belgium will leave first-time family cruisers wanting more, says Tara Cain. We’re zipping through the waters around the coast...

Cruising with kids in the Mediterranean

Can you persuade two Minecraft-obsessed children and a cruise-phobic husband to enjoy their first family holiday at sea? Laura Driver finds out... As we looked...

Interview with adventurer Ben Fogle

The TV presenter, writer and adventurer is now a destination expert for Celebrity Cruises. Here he shares his favourite places around the world There’s a...

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