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Mundy Cruising’s Awards, Accolades & Accreditations


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For nearly 50 years Mundy Cruising has won more awards from more cruise lines for more years than any other UK cruise retailer.

This is thanks to our unwavering commitment to our guests, placing our customers at the heart of everything we do, from the booking experience, to our website, and even what motivates our team. Below are some of the most recent awards, accolades and accreditations that we've received.

Company Awards, Accolades & Accreditations

Investors in People Accreditation

Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage effectively. It enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale and Mundy Cruising is very proud to have received an Accreditation.

Best Workplaces in Travel

The Best Workplaces in Travel awards celebrate the UK's best performing organisations within the travel industry through an annual employee engagement survey and insights, providing travel companies with critical insight into the key issues and drivers for people working in the UK travel industry.

  • Best Micro Company 2024 - Third place

Aspire Awards

  • Luxury Cruise Agent of the Year 2023 - Winner
  • Independent Agency of the Year 2019 - Shortlisted

Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Awards

  • Cruise Agency of the Year (Small Agency) 2023 - Winner
  • Small Agency Website of the Year 2018 - Shortlisted
  • Cruise Agency of the Year (Small Agency) 2018 - Shortlisted
Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Awards - Mundy Winner

Wave Awards

  • Best Specialist Cruise Agent 2022 - Winner
  • Best Specialist Cruise Agent 2020 - Shortlisted

TTG Luxury Travel Awards

  • Luxury Cruise Agency of the Year 2023 - Shortlist
  • Luxury Cruise Agency of the Year 2022 - Winner
Luxury Cruise Agency of the Year - Winner

Cruise Trade News

  • Best Companies to Work for in Cruise 2020 - Winner
Cruise Trade News - Best companies to work for in cruise

TTG Top 50 Travel Agencies

  • Top River Cruise Agency 2022 - Shortlisted
  • Top Ocean Cruise Agency 2021 - Shortlisted
  • Top River Cruise Agency 2021 - Shortlisted
  • Top River Cruise Agency 2020 - Shortlisted

Cruise Awards by Cruise Adviser

  • Best Luxury Agent 2022 - Shortlisted

CLIA River Cruise Excellence Awards

  • CLIA Innovation Award 2018 - Shortlisted

Crystal Cruises

  • Platinum Agency Award - 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

Individual Awards, Accolades & Accreditations

TTG Luxury Travel Awards 2024

  • Edwina Lonsdale - Winner - Contribution to Luxury Travel

Cruise Line International Association (CLIA) - Master Accreditation

  • Sharon Trigg
  • Hayley Meades
  • Catherine Ellis
  • Helen Fensom
  • Janet Welsh

Cruise Trade News - Cruise Stars Awards

  • Alexander Loizou - Cruise Agent Marketing Rising Star 2016
Sharon Trigg, Mundy Cruising

Travel Weekly Agent Achievement Awards

  • Sharon Trigg - Winner - CLIA Cruise Master Award 2021

Silversea - Advocates Award

  • Hayley Meades - November 2019
  • Cathy Ellis - September 2019
  • Alexander Loizou - September 2019
  • Helen Fensom - January 2019 & April 2023
  • Sharon Trigg - March 2018 & June 2018

Regent Seven Seas Cruises - Unrivalled Performer

  • Sharon Trigg - December 2019

Tauck Academy Certified Agent

  • Hayley Meades
  • Cathy Ellis

Cunard Academy

  • Cathy Ellis - Commodore
Meet the author

Edwina Lonsdale is Managing Director and together with husband Matthew, owner of Mundy Cruising. Most recently she's cruised on Windstar and has also sailed with Silversea, Seabourn, Regent Seven Seas, Crystal, SeaDream, Ponant, AmaWaterways and Aqua Expeditions. Her favourite destination is the Galapagos however she's also enjoyed cruises in the Mediterranean, Danube, Middle East, East Africa & Indian Ocean, Brahmaputra, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, the Mekong, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, the Caribbean and the Arctic. When she’s not travelling she loves reading, food and wine.

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