The Solo Travel Awards are presented to companies that excel at serving solo travelers by offering tours, cruises, and/or vacation packages with no or very low single supplements as well as other services appreciated by solo travelers. To gather accurate information for the judging process, travel companies nominate themselves for an award and answer 7 questions about their commitment to the solo travel market.
Nominate Your Company
Between May 1, 2019 and July 31, 2019, travel companies are invited to nominate themselves for the Solo Travel Awards. The nomination process involves answering 7 questions. Companies may enter one or more Awards categories which are:
The awards will be judged by a panel of travel writers and solo travelers who are part of the Solo Traveler community. Based on your answers to 7 questions, nominees will be shortlisted. Judges will then:
- Review and verify the information provided by each nominee based on the information on the nominees' websites.
- Go through the process of searching and booking travel on the nominees site, just short of paying for it.
- Rank the shortlisted nominees based on the information provided and their experience with the nominees' website.
All rankings from the judges will be collected by Solo Traveler. The nominee with the best overall ranking will be named the winner.
All companies nominated for a Solo Travel Award will be entered into the Solo Travelers Choice Award, the winner of which will be determined based on public voting.
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The Winners of the 2018 Solo Travel Awards
With thanks to our judges, here are the winners of the 2018 Solo Travel Awards.
World Nomads Solo Travelers Choice Award
The Winners of the 2017 Solo Travel Awards
In two categories there was a tie so we declared both companies as winners. This is consistent with our goal of recognizing companies that treat solo travelers well.