The Wave Awards are proud to be associated with some of the leading brands within the cruise travel industry.
Find out more about our partners below:
Saga Cruises - Headline Sponsor
A new era in cruising has arrived. For over 21 years, Saga Cruises have built a reputation as an exclusive cruise line catering for the over 50s market. And now, they’ve launched a new chapter, with two brand-new sister ships: Spirit of Discovery and Spirit of Adventure.
Accord is the UK’s leading travel marketing agency. Founded in 1988, we regularly work with over 500 clients operating in every sector of travel, tourism, hospitality and leisure. Everything we do is brilliantly joined-up, achieving real results by using the right channels, targeting the right audiences and developing the right strategy.
Ambassador Cruise Line
Ambassador Cruise Line is a brand-new premium-value cruise line. We are the first new British cruise line to be launched since 2010.
Our purpose is to inspire and delight every guest to enjoy an authentic cruise experience effortlessly, and sustainably. Make long-lasting friendships both with fellow guests and crew, creating a community at sea.
Renowned as The World’s Most Awarded Luxury Cruise Line, Crystal Cruises offers an all-inclusive luxury holiday experience accentuated by exquisite cuisine, including complimentary speciality dining at Umi Uma, Nobu Matshuhisa’s only sea-going restaurants; engaging enrichment at the Creative Learning Institute and Computer University@Sea; elegant gaming at the Resorts World at Sea Casino; lavish production shows and intimate piano bars; and beautifully appointed staterooms and suites
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines
Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is proud of its fleet of smaller ships and the experiences they offer for their guests. Fred. Olsen resumed sailing in the summer of 2021 with new ships Bolette and Borealis. Complimenting existing ships Balmoral and Braemar perfectly, both bring an array of new and exciting facilities. Plus, with each ship carrying fewer than 1,400 passengers, once on board guests will receive the same warm welcome and attention to detail from the crew for which Fred. Olsen are renowned.
Marella Cruises is the third largest cruise line in the UK and owned by parent company, TUI. The fleet of six ships include; Marella Dream, Marella Celebration, Marella Discovery, Marella Discovery 2, Marella Explorer and as of April 2019, the latest addition to the fleet, Marella Explorer 2.
Rooster is one of the UK’s leading independent PR agencies servicing clients across b2b and b2c sectors. Founded in 1999 by Henry Hemming, Rooster is focused on results-driven communications that deliver against clients’ business objectives. Managing Director James Brooke heads up the team of over 20 genuine, straight-talking and creative communications experts.
Royal Caribbean - After Party Sponsor
Welcome to a world where all your wildest dreams not only come true, but come to life. On a Royal Caribbean holiday, it’s the unimaginable that sets us apart.
Whether that’s wowing you with our robotic bartenders, dazzling you with our 30-foot giraffes or thrilling you with breathtaking destinations – we’re always blowing the doors off the sensible.
The Seabourn experience is unlike any other form of travel. It is luxurious, yet relaxed, elegant, yet casual, and sumptuous, yet understated. A concept designed and centred around an intimate boutique hotel, which happens to be at sea, sailing from, or perhaps into, world-class cities alongside tiny yacht harbours and hidden gems.
There’s a spacious private veranda in nearly all the luxuriously appointed suites. At least four restaurants, including The Grill by Thomas Keller. Ample deck space, sparkling pools and the delights of the Spa at Seabourn.
Silver Travel Advisor
Silver Travel Advisor is a multiple award-winning travel review and information website exclusively for the over 50s, with thousands of independent reviews about cruises, tours, short breaks, adventure and activity holidays, city breaks, attractions, days out, hotels and restaurants.
Perfection, crafted through simplicity. You’ll see the balance on every bottle we make: the
goddess, and the lion.
Qatar is a land that offers unique experiences and captivating landscapes. It’s a land that truly inspires with its unparalleled food scene, rich cultural heritage, luxurious treats, and cutting-edge architecture. Get inspired as you explore Qatar and unfold its wide selection of offerings.