Silversea Voted World’s Best Cruise Line

[London – 7 September 2007] For the eighth time, ultra luxury Silversea Cruises has been voted “World’s Best Small Ship Cruise Line” at the highly prestigious Condé Nast Traveller awards ceremony, held at Claridge’s in London earlier this week.

Silversea scored higher than any other cruise line in both the small and large ship categories and with an overall score of 91 out of 100 was the only cruise line to feature in the “World’s Top 100,” at a highly credible 37th position. Of special note were the impressive top scores in the categories of service/staff and standard/comfort of cabins. The full list of awards has been published in the October 2007 issue of the magazine.

Trudy Redfern, Silversea’s Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for UK, Ireland and Middle East markets said, “We are thrilled and excited to once again be awarded this prestigious title. This achievement underlines our ongoing commitment to provide our guests with the very best cruising experience available and further illustrates the strength of the brand and recognition of the core values of the company.”

Silversea Cruises is recognised as an innovator in the luxury segment, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard four intimate vessels, Silver Cloud, Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, and Silver Whisper, all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. Providing guests with the ultimate in six star luxury cruising in all ocean-view suites, most with private veranda; complimentary fine wines and spirits served throughout the ship; fully stocked in-suite beverage cabinet, including fine wines, spirits and champagnes; open seating dining in a choice of four top class restaurants, The Restaurant, La Terrazza, Poolside Grill or Wine Restaurant and 24 hour room service which can be served course-by-course; plus complimentary round trip transportation from the pier to the heart of town in many ports of call.