About Expedia CruiseShipCenters
Established in 1987, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters® is a market leader in cruise and vacation sales through our 180 franchise locations across North America. As part of the Expedia, Inc. family of brands our Franchise Partners enjoy the competitive advantage of owning a cruise franchise backed by more than $36 billion in purchasing power and the most recognized brand in travel.
In addition to our leadership position as cruise specialists, Expedia CruiseShipCenters also sells a full range of vacation travel products including escorted tours, all-inclusive resorts, travel insurance, air, car and hotel travel. With advice you can trust and the best choice and prices, we don’t just sell travel, we navigate spectacular vacation experiences.
In addition to numerous awards and accolades from the travel industry, Expedia CruiseShipCenters has been honored for its leadership in the franchise industry ranking in the Franchise Business Review’s Top 50 franchises, Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500, and MSN Money’s 7 Fast Growing Franchises. Boasting more than 20% market share in Canada, we are a 7 time winner of the Canadian Franchise Association’s (CFA) Award of Excellence and in 2010, we were inducted into the CFA Hall of Fame.
With annual sales growth exceeding 20% for more than two decades, Expedia CruiseShipCenters is regularly recognized by travel suppliers for outstanding achievements including: Top National Account - Overall with Celebrity Cruises, Franchise Agency of the Year with Norwegian Cruise Line, National Account of the Year with Carnival Cruise Lines, Partner of the Year with Royal Caribbean International, Centurion Award from Holland America Line, Connoisseur's Club with Oceania Cruises, and Platinum Circle with Viking River Cruises.
The success of Expedia CruiseShipCenters is built upon a culture of Stronger.Together with contributions from Franchise Partners, Vacation Consultants, Travel Suppliers and the Corporate Support team. With a proven model, our cruise franchise owners enjoy a profitable business that helps them build equity and live their dream lifestyle. We invite you to join us on our mission - Making Dreams Come True.