11 Flattering Women’s Swimsuits for Cruising

Headed out on a cruise soon? Feeling anxious about wearing a swimsuit in front of all those strangers?

First off, don’t be worried. The attitude on cruises is live and let live. No matter which cruise line you sail on, people are in a relaxed mode and are most worried about having a good time… not judging other people in their beachwear.

But that doesn’t mean you can’t look your best while hitting the beach, hanging out by the pool or just getting a little sun.

That’s why we’ve rounded up a number of women’s swimsuits that are perfect for cruising. They aren’t too showy (no thong bikinis here!), yet offer flattering outlines. With these swimsuits you’ll be ready to soak in some rays and start your cruise off in style.

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Who says that style has to be expensive? This high-waisted bikini comes in four different combinations and only costs $22 (and some styles are cheaper). $22 from Aleumdr


This stunning one-piece offers full coverage without sacrificing style. Plus the backless top section can help keep you cool on hot summer days. $25 from Seaselfie


If you want to scream fun with your swimsuit, this colorful pattern is just the thing. It’s got fun, summery colors and with the criss-cross backstrapping you don’t have to worry about an accidental top-drop getting out of the pool. $19 from Summer Bay


Simple and elegant. This slimming black one-piece offers full coverage and comes in any size you can imagine. If you just want basic and easy, this is it. Plus you can add a pop of color with a bright cover-up for your legs if you want. $28 from Panache


Love retro styles? This is your swimsuit. It comes in all sizes and offers up a cute baby-doll style with a flattering outline. $108 from Unique Vintage


Looking for a bikini but don’t want something super skimpy? This outfit fits the bill. A high-waisted bottom offers coverage while the top adds cute texture to the swimsuit. $58 from Unique Vintage


This babydoll style one-piece offers a flattering outline, but is only available in pink. If you’re a “pink” lady then it could be perfect for you. $97 from Unique Vintage


This retro “nautical” two piece is certainly one of the most stylish we’ve found. It looks just like it came off a 1950’s pin-up model and is definitely a head-turner. $48 from Unique Vintage


Let’s face it, we’re not all size 0 figures that can fit into skimpy swimsuits. This style is made for real women and the smallest size is X-large. It offers full coverage without sacrificing style. In addition, it comes in several different prints (including some bright patterns). $18 from AMZ Plus


Want something that offers a little coverage for the legs? This skirted one-piece offers up a little more modesty than other swimsuits. Also comes in seven different prints and colors. $28 from COCOPEAR


Bright? Check. Stylin’? Check. We love this bright pattern that’s fun and summery. Best of all, there are about 10 different prints if this one isn’t exactly what you’re looking for. $17 from Spring Fever

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