Cruise lines all have their own mobile apps.

-> Carnival Hub (Carnival Cruise Line)
-> Royal iQ (Royal Caribbean)
-> Royal iQ (Royal Caribbean)
-> iConcierge (NCL)
-> Princess@Sea (Princess Cruises)
-> Disney Navigator (Disney Cruise Line)
-> MSC, Holland America, Celebrity Cruise, etc…

BUT, Ship Mate is the ONLY Cruise App that works before your cruise, as well as during. AND it works for every cruise line rather than just one. Save your entire cruise history and all upcoming sailings! Here are some of the many cruising features you can start using as soon as you book.

-> Cruise Countdown
-> Cruise Ship Tracker
-> Itinerary Roll Call
-> Deck Plans and Ship Info
-> Port Info (reviews, tips, & photos)
-> Deck Cams
-> Cruise Price Alerts
-> Port Excursion Booking
-> Much More

Voted "Best Cruise App," Ship Mate has over Two Million Downloads and was the first cruise app every created!

Inside, you'll find boatloads of content for your cruise ship and ports. You'll get to know your vessel top to bottom using our detailed deck maps and user submitted images. You can visit your ports well before stepping on board, and be ready to make the most of your limited time at each. Our cruise forums are packed with happy users, eager to share their cruise knowledge and tips.

Don't wait to start your cruise. Download Ship Mate and start the vacation today!

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Version 4.1.0

We're making your life easier! Find excursions you've booked in the profile screen.

Easily find great shopping deals in your ports of call. Port shopping information now available via Explore

Squashed some pesky bugs.

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5

7.4K Ratings

7.4K Ratings

Could be great

Pitts Pilot

I'm not going to lie, this app could be great if the features work very good. But they don't. It has got some great features and has been well thought out but executed poorly. They do not allow you to delete your account. You have to ask them for permission and give them a good enough reason for them to delete your account. You can't even remove your profile picture! Lol. You can only change it. You may look at someone else's profile and it may say that they have 20 pictures but they only have 8 and it may say that they have 2 reviews and they have 12. There are issues with every feature on this app and most could be corrected. Some are no fault of their's such as a ship's location or itinerary change due to weather. I am guessing that the reason they don't allow you to delete your account is they boast of the number of users to advertisers. Maybe they're trying to build it up and sell it? Whatever the reason, I don't like it.

Developer Response

Sorry that you're currently experiencing these issues! We'd love to help you get through these. We try to make it as easy as possible to reach us through the "contact us" section in your Profile. Please do so we can help provide a better experience. Thanks!

Saved $200 within minutes of downloading this app


I’m not one to review apps all that often but I wanted to for this one! It’s a great resource for both ship activities and shore excursions. I find the latter difficult to research so this is really the best and easiest place to do so as you’re getting info strictly from cruisers. I’m also incredibly impressed with the price alert feature. As soon as I downloaded the app, I went to set up price alerts for my upcoming cruise and found it was listed for $100 cheaper per person. I thought maybe this was misinformation but sure enough I called NCL and got the new, lower rate for my husband and I. $200 in my pocket thanks to a free app, I’d say that’s pretty worth it!

Best Cruising App Ever

Minion rush queen

I would definitely highly recommend getting this app! You get real reviews, pictures, and maps about any ship or port. You can look at future itineraries, ship stats, tips about cruising, and so so much more. It is very informative and super fun too. The countdown to my cruise makes me happy every time I open the app! Seriously, if you want to research ships/ports this is the perfect app.

A suggestion to the team for improvements would be having a way that when you are exploring a port you can see when and which ships are going there. That is my only suggestion. Great work, keep it up!

Quick! Download the app before you board your ship, and get tons of information😊

Developer Response

Thanks for the great feedback! We really hope to earn that fifth star from you.


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Age Rating
Rated 4+
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