Silverseas purpose-built Silver Explorer expedition cruise ship has been designed specifically for navigating waters in some of the worlds most remote destinations, including both of earths polar regions. A strengthened hull with a Lloyds Register ice-class notation (1A) for passenger vessels enables Silver Explorer to safely push through ice floes with ease. A fleet of 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.
Silver Explorer Facts
- Crew: 117
- Officers: International
- Guests: 132
- Length: 354 ft/ 107.9 m
- Width: 52 ft/ 15.8 m
- Speed: 14 knots
- Tonnage: 6,072
- Passenger decks: 5
- Refurbished: 2008
- Registry Bahamas
A full range of Beauty Salon services is available for both men and women including hairstyling, manicures and pedicures.
Appointments for these chargeable services may be made on board the ship.
Featuring designer collections and duty-free shopping, the onboard Boutique offer a selection of jewellery, fashions, perfumes and Silversea logo items.
The Boutiques shops are closed while in port and on occasion due to local government regulations. Toiletries and convenience items are also available for purchase
The Connoisseur's Corner offers exceptional cognacs along with a premium selection of cigars for purchase.
The Fitness Centre is open daily and offers a treadmill, elliptical trainer, stationary bike and a weight machine.
Email friends and family back home or surf the web for a nominal fee. CD burners, headphones, digital camera media readers, and complimentary black and white laser printing are also available.
Complimentary self-service laundry facilities are available onboard.
The Library has an extensive selection of hardcover books, magazines, reference materials and newspapers, as well as audio listening stations. Movies are also available and can be viewed on your in-suite entertainment centre.
Located on Deck 6 high atop the ship, the Observation Lounge offers panoramic views. Here you will find comfortable seats to enjoy a beverage and watch the ever-changing view throughout your cruise.
The Panorama Lounge is specially designed to provide an uninterrupted view of the day's destination from the comfort of the ship's interior. This is an ideal place to unwind, listen to the pianist and enjoy a nightcap with new friends.
This reception area welcomes guests to speak with a staff member should they have a question or require any service during the cruise. Assistance is available 24 hours a day.
The Spa At Silversea
Relax your body and mind with a wide range of soothing therapies including facials, body wraps and massages. Sauna and steam rooms are perfect for relaxing before your spa treatment or after a long nature hike.
Appointments for spa services may be made on board the ship.
Gather in The Theatre to hear fascinating tales of adventure or to learn about the regions endemic wildlife and remarkable nature. Lectures and seminars are presented by knowledgeable experts in a variety of scientific fields throughout the cruise.
The Restaurant serves contemporary, international cuisine with sophisticated elegance and impeccable service. Menus feature regional specialities unique to the voyage destination, for example, Roasted Chilean Sea Bass while cruising the Chilean fjords. During days at sea, choose something from La Collection du Monde, a series of signature dishes created exclusively for Silversea by the Grands Chefs of Relais & Chateaux. The Restaurant offers open-seating dining, which means there are no assigned times, no assigned tables. You are free to dine when, where and with whom you please on this luxury cruise
All-Inclusive Luxury. Signature Silversea Style.
Behind Silver Explorer's ice-strengthened hull there exists a degree of luxury unmatched in expedition cruising. Enjoy exceptional amenities on your Silversea Expedition voyage:
ALL OCEAN-VIEW ACCOMMODATION
The largest average accommodation size of any expedition ship, each with private bath and an elegant ambience of unrivalled luxury.
A BUTLER FOR EVERYONE
Butler service in every suite, every stateroom.
SUPERLATIVE SERVICE AND GENUINE HOSPITALITY
Crew to guest ratio of nearly 1 to 1
COMPLIMENTARY HOSTED ADVENTURES ASHORE
Unearth fascinating dimensions of culture, adventure, history, science and the environment through a diverse collection of complimentary shoreside experiences and distinctive onboard events.
EXPERT EXPEDITION TEAM
Travel with explorers, scientists, authors, photographers and destination experts at your side as you discover remote and remarkable environments.
COMPLIMENTARY BEVERAGES SERVED THROUGHOUT THE SHIP
Choose from a premium selection of fine wines, champagnes, spirits, bottled water, soft drinks and specialty coffees - all with Silversea's compliments.
All onboard gratuities are included - none are ever expected.
When and with whom you dine is up to you.
No tuxedos or formal evening dress required
GOURMET MENUS BY RELAIS & CHATEAUX
Silversea's preferred culinary partner.
COMPLIMENTARY 24-HOUR ROOM SERVICE
A late-night snack or full breakfast, lunch or dinner delivered at your request - with no charge and no tipping.
COMPLIMENTARY PARKA (for Polar voyages) AND WATER-RESISTANT BACKPACK
Professional gear for your authentic expedition.
OPEN BRIDGE POLICY
Visits are welcome 24 hours a day, except when in port, during periods of inclement weather, and for safety reasons at the Captain's discretion.
SHIP-WIDE INTERNET ACCESS AND CELLULAR PHONE SERVICE