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Silversea’s purpose-built luxury Silver Explorer expedition cruise ship has been designed specifically for navigating waters in some of the world’s most remote destinations, including both of earth’s polar regions.  A strengthened hull with a Lloyd’s Register ice-class notation (1A) for passenger vessels enables the Silver Explorer Expedition Cruise Ship to safely push through ice floes with ease. A fleet of 12 Zodiac boats allows Silversea Expedition guests to visit even the most off-the-beaten path locations and an expert Expedition Team provides insight and understanding to each unforgettable Silver Explorer luxury cruise adventure. 


  • Passengers: 144

  • Staff & crew: 118

  • Length: 108 meters

  • Breadth: 15.8 meters

  • Draft: 4.4 meters

  • Ice class: 1A

  • Tonnage: 6,072 Tonnes

  • Speed: 14 knots cruising speed

Accomodation Details

Owner's Suite

  • The name says it all. A stylish apartment. Prestigious and classic. For those who seek the superlative level of space, comfort and service on board.  For those who expect the finest from a luxury cruise.

  • One bedroom: 728 ft² / 67m² including private balcony

Grand Suite

  • Expertly designed and exquisitely appointed. Ideal for entertaining friends while you cruise or enjoying a quiet dinner “at home”.

  • One bedroom: 618 ft² / 57m² including a private balcony

Silver Suite

  • Spacious, with a welcoming sitting area, a marbled bathroom and your own private balcony. Silver Suites can accommodate three guests.

  • One bedroom: 422 ft² / 39m² including 2 French balconies

Medallion Suite

  • A mark of distinction. Sumptuous. Spacious. Rich textures and panoramic views surround you with distinguished luxury. The perfect summary of The Medallion Suite offered by the world’s best cruise line.

  • One bedroom: 400 ft² / 37m² including a private balcony 

Veranda Suite

  • A Silversea cruise signature, complete with floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open onto a private balcony.

  • One bedroom: 206-216 ft² / 19-20m² including a French balcony

Vista Suite

  • A quiet sanctuary. The suite’s sitting area has plenty of room to relax while on your cruise. Large picture windows frame panoramic ocean views. The perfect backdrop for breakfast in bed.

  • One bedroom: 192 ft² / 18m² with large picture window

View Suite

  • Welcoming and comfortable, the View Suite provides a relaxing haven for even the utmost adventure-seeking guests. Complete a day spent exploring onshore with an evening unwinding in the comfort of your sitting area. Capture passing ocean scenes through your view window. Freshen up in your beautiful marbled bathroom before enjoying an elegant onboard dinner. Or cozy up under fine bed linens to watch an on-demand movie on the flat-screen television. Fall asleep easily, dreaming of the incredible experiences that await you the following day.

  • One bedroom: 192 ft² / 18m² with view window

Explorer Suite

  • Deck Four forward is home to eight Explorer Suites. Enjoy a separate sitting area and the passing scenery through a view window. Explorer Suites accommodate up to two guests and exude cosy opulence, perfect for unwinding after a day of exploring ashore.

  • One bedroom: 175-190 ft² / 16-18m² with view window

Adventurer Suite

  • Even guests who plan to spend only sleeping hours in their stateroom will appreciate the distinctive touches of this cosy suite. After spending the day on a dynamic shore excursion, unwind in the ample sitting area or rejuvenate the mind with a soak in the marbled bathroom’s tub. Here you can watch passing ocean scenes through two porthole windows. Reminisce the day’s travels by journaling at your writing desk. Watch a movie on the flat-screen television. Or fall sound asleep within the comfort of fine bed linens ­– with your choice of nine pillow types.

  • One bedroom: 157-167 ft²/14-15 m² with 2 portholes

Deck Plan

Antarctica 2021-22 Departures

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Antarctica 2022-23 Departures

Security on Campus Starts with You

Sept. 23, 2023 at 11am

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