2016
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West WAVE Awards
Best Vacation Packager Mexico & Latin America - travAlliance media Travvy Awards
Gold Winner for Advertising/Marketing - "This Is An Apple Vacation" - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Gold Winner for Promotional Video - "Empowering Agents" - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Silver Winner for Promotional Video - "10 Ways To Tie A Sarong" - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards

2015
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West WAVE Awards
Best Vacation Packager Mexico & Latin America - travAlliancemedia Travvy Awards

2014
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West
Best Tour Operator to Caribbean - TravelAge West
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Inside Sales Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Sales Managers - MAST Travel Network Awards

2013
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to the Caribbean - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Inside Sales Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Marketing Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Support of Travel Agents in Consumer Marketing - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Sales Managers - MAST Travel Network Awards

2012
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Gold Winner for Advertising/Marketing -"Apple Vacations Goes Green" - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Best Inside Sales Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Marketing Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Support of Travel Agents in Consumer Marketing - MAST Travel Network Awards

2011
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator/Wholesaler to Mexico & Latin America - Travalliance
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Travel Agent Incentive Program - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Silver Winner for Advertising/Marketing -"The Apple Advantage" - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Best Inside Sales Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Marketing Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Support of Travel Agents in Consumer Marketing - MAST Travel Network Awards

2010
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Travel Agent Incentive Program - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Silver Winner for Consumer Website - Hawaii Microsite - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Best Inside Sales Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Marketing Support - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Support of Travel Agents in Consumer Marketing - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Brochures, Marketing & Sales Tools - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Internet Site for Agents - MAST Travel Network Awards

2009
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West WAVE Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator; Mexico/Latin America - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Travel Agent Incentive Program - Recommend Magazine Readers Choice Award
Best Tour Operator for Mexico - Agent @ Home Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator; Mexico/Latin America - Vacation Agent Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Gold Winner for Advertising/Marketing - "Ask An Agent" Campaign - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Silver Winner for Consumer Collateral - Travel Weekly Magellan Awards
Best Internet Site for Agents - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Customer Service
- MAST Travel Network Awards


2008
Best Online Booking Tool for Travel Agents (Technology & Web Usage Report) - ASTA
Best Tour Operator to Mexico- Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to the Caribbean- Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Hawaii - TravelAge West WAVE Editor’s Pick Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - TravelAge West WAVE Editor’s Pick Awards
Best Tour Operator for Mexico - Agent @ Home Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator, Mexico/Latin America - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Brochures, Marketing & Sales Tools - MAST Travel Network Awards
Best Internet Site for Agents - MAST Travel Network Awards

2007
Best Tour Operator; Mexico/Latin America - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator, Mexico - TravelAge West WAVE Awards
Best Tour Operator Website Designed for Travel Agents - TravelAge West WAVE Editor's Pick
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Agent @ Home Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator to the Caribbean -Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
In Recognition of Outstanding Service - Delta Airlines Awards
Apple Vacations became the first U.S. tour operator to deliver its millionth passenger to the Dominican Republic.

2006
Best Tour Operator; Caribbean - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator; Travel Agent Support - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator - Agent @ Home Readers Choice
Best Tour Operator, Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Double Eagle Award - Mexico Chamber of Commerce for Apple Vacations' invaluable assistance during Hurricane Wilma
Golden Deer Award - Destination of Mazatlan for Apple Vacations' high production increase
Lifetime Achievement Award, John Mullen - Travel Weekly

2005
Best Tour Operator; Caribbean - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator, Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator, Caribbean - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards

2004
Best Tour Operator; Caribbean - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards
Best Tour Operator, Mexico - Travel Weekly Readers Choice Awards

2003
Presented with the Tourism Award by the Dominican Republic.

2001
Pioneer of Cancun Award bestowed by the city of Cancun in April 2001. Mr. Mullen was honored for his early foresight in recognizing the potential of Cancun as a world-class resort destination.
Best Travel Supplier Website - Recommend Magazine Readers' Choice Awards

1999
Best Tour Operator; Travel Agent Support - Recommend Magazine

1998
Apple Vacations became the first major tour operator to deliver its two millionth vacationer to Cancun.