Awards & Accolades

Paul Gauguin Cruises has been honored by notable names in the travel and lifestyle industry for our award-winning luxury voyages which some deem the world’s best cruises. We are fortunate to be recognized for our top cruises including being voted “World’s Best Small-Ship Cruise Line” and “World’s Best Small-Ship Cruise Line for Families” by the readers of Travel + Leisure. Paul Gauguin Cruises has also received exceptional cruise reviews and accolades from our guests who thank us for providing the best cruises in the world. We invite you to sail with us and experience our top cruises.

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Gold Travvy Award
Best Cruise Line Australia/New Zealand/South Pacific
2020

USA Today

Best Ocean Cruise Line
USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards
2020

USA Today

Best Small Cruise Ship
USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards
2020

Condé Nast Traveler

Finalist
Top Small Cruise Lines
Readers' Choice Awards
2019

AFAR

Best French Polynesia Cruise Line
2019

Paul Gauguin Cruises T+L #1 Midsize-Ship Cruise Line

Travel + Leisure

#1 Midsize-Ship Cruise Line
2019

Global Traveler Leisure Lifestyle Awards

Global Traveler

Best Small-Ship Cruise Line
Fourth Consecutive Year
2019

BRIDES Magazine

BRIDES Honeymoon Awards
2019

Cruise Critic

Best for Service (Small Ship)
Cruisers' Choice Awards
2019

Cruise Critic

Best Cabins (Small Ship)
Cruisers' Choice Awards
2019

Cruise Critic

Best Embarkation (Small Ship)
Cruisers' Choice Awards
2019

Cruise Critic

Best Entertainment (Small Ship)
Cruisers' Choice Awards
2019