Seabourn offers luxury small ship cruising that has achieved numerous accolades including World’s Best Small Ship Cruise Line voted for by Condé Nast Traveler and Travel+Leisure readers, and EUCRAS-Gold-Award Best Newcomer of the Year 2011 for the latest addition to the fleet, Seabourn Quest. Since 1988, Seabourn has gained a loyal following with a focus on extremely hospitable and attentive service, sumptuous dining and desirable destinations.
The six strong fleet carries between 208 and 450 passengers per ship. Seabourn Pride, Seabourn Spirit and Seabourn Legend are the original three identical ships, and were last refurbished in 2007 and 2008. The youngest three identical sisters in the fleet, Seabourn Odyssey, Sebourn Sojourn and Seabourn Quest, were launched between 2009 and 2011. The smaller size of Seabourn cruise ships gives them the wonderful advantage of accessing ports that other cruise ships cannot, in Africa, Asia, Canada, New England, the Caribbean, Caribbean, Middle East, India, Northern Europe, South America, Central America and the South Pacific. Seabourn also operates transatlantic cruises and world voyages.
Who's On Board?
Independent cruisers who appreciate socialising in luxury surroundings, sophisticated entertainment, and quality, rather than quantity. There are no children's facilities and the on-board ambience is civilised and tranquil. If you're no fan of glitzy stage shows and karaoke, this is the cruise line for you.
Top five reasons to cruise with Seabourn
- Intimate Ships
Seabourn ships have either 104 or 225 suites, making for an intimate and personalised cruising experience.
- Unique Itineraries
Each Seabourn cruise promises a carefully planned itinerary made up of fascinating destinations. The smaller ship size also allows access to exotic harbours that larger cruise ships cannot enter.
- Luxurious Suites
Every suite boasts an ocean view and plenty of space in which to move around or relax. Many also have private verandas where you can sit back and soak up your ocean surroundings.
All onboard dining venues are complimentary, and allow you to dine whenever and with whomever you wish. Dining styles include casual, formal, al fresco and in-suite. Fine wines are included with all meals, while open bars are located throughout the ship.
- Intuitive Service
Seabourn staff members are some of the most experienced and attentive hosts you’ll find, ensuring there is always someone on hand to meet your every need.
There are five ships within the Seabourn fleet, each possessing an unmatched sense of style, elegance and grace. Ships within the Odyssey class (Quest, Sojourn and Odyssey) carry just 458 passengers, while Seabourn Encore and Ovation are slightly larger, and able to accommodate 600 passengers each. Take a look through the deck plans, well-appointed staterooms and public spaces, and discover the Seabourn fleet in detail.