This sturdy expedition ship was built in 1975 and underwent an $8 million refurbishment in 2017 which included new engines and refurbished cabins and public spaces. All her cabins are ensuite with exterior views. The Ocean Adventurer is the perfect ship for people who enjoy soft adventure with creature comforts.

Ship Specs

  • Staff and Crew 84
  • Guests 132
  • Length 101.1 metres
  • Breadth 16.2 metres
  • Draft 4.5 metres
  • Propulsion Diesel Twin Engines, 5200 horsepower
  • Ice Class 1A
  • Cruising speed 12 knots in open water
  • Registered Bahamas
  • Lifeboats 4 partially enclosed

Ship Amenities

  • Bar staffed by a professional bar tender (drinks added to ship board account)
  • 24 hour tea and coffee available
  • Theatre style auditorium for presentations
  • Polar library
  • Clinic with licensed Doctor
  • Wifi in certain public areas (data usage charges apply)
  • Optional webmail account for email (charges apply)
  • Ship to Shore telephone communications (charges apply)
  • Polar boutique selling essentials, souvenirs and clothing
  • On board laundry service (charges apply)
  • Gym with a selection of fitness equipment
  • Please note: the Ocean Adventurer does not have an elevator

Cabin Amenities

  • All cabins have ensuite facilities
  • All cabins have external views
  • Cabins serviced daily
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower gel and shampoo provided
  • In room safe
  • Climate control
  • Electrical current 220 volts.  Plugs are standard European two round pin plugs

Adventure Options

  • Kayaking (all departures)*
  • Camping (select Antarctic departures)*
  • Snowshoeing (select departures)

*These adventure options need to be booked and paid in advance.  Numbers are limited

Other Inclusions on the Ocean Adventurer

  • Expedition Parka to keep
  • Expedition boots on loan
  • Downloadable Photographic journal documenting your voyage
  • Presentations by the Expedition team and onboard experts
  • All meals and snacks on board
  • All shore landings and zodiac cruising according to the daily programme
  • All luggage handling on board the ship
  • All port charges and taxes
  • Emergency evacuation insurance to a maximum of US$100,000 per person

Ocean Adventurer Deck Plan