Seven Seas Navigator is the oldest and smallest of the Regent Seven Seas fleet, which also includes Seven Seas Voyager, Explorer and Mariner. It was launched in 1999 and underwent refurbishing in April 2016. It is favoured by well-travelled couples and solo travellers over the age of 50, who enjoy fine food, good service and comfort. The 28,550 tonne ship carries 490 passengers and 325 crew.
All the accommodations on board are categorised as suites. Curtains divide the sleeping and living area and most suites have balconies, except the window suites on the lower decks. There are 245 suites in 11 categories. All suites are provided with a mini-fridge filled with beer, bottled water and soda drinks, walk-in closet, television, DVD player, safe and marble bathroom with full-size bath.
The main dining room on board Seven Seas Navigator, Compass Rose offers open seating for breakfast, lunch and dinner without reservation. La Veranda provides a buffet for breakfast and lunch. During the evening, it offers Mediterranean cuisine. Prime 7 is a specialty steak house which requires reservations for dinner. There is also an al fresco dining area on the pool deck for pool-side grilling and casual lunches.
Regent Seven Seas has partnered with Canyons Ranch Spa Club to offer spa services and treatments such as massages, pedicure, manicure and facial treatments. On board there are treatment rooms, a relaxation room, steam rooms, sauna, aerobics studio and beauty salon. The fitness centre has modern exercise equipment, personal training and views from floor to ceiling windows. Deck 12 provides shuffleboard and mini-golf, while Deck 11 offers a full-circle jogging track.
Children must be at least one year old to travel on Seven Seas Navigator. During summer and holiday sailings when there are more children on board, the Club Mariner program is run for children of different age groups and supervised by specially trained counsellors.
– Cruise Passenger
The refurbishment of the ship is very nice. The cabins did loose some storage space but you are not making the cabin your home for life. TV was sporadic along the west coast of Africa. We liked the entertainment that was done by the ship staff and dance crew. We did not care for the entertainers that were brought on board for limited shows. The exception was a wonderful children’s choir from a local port area. – terrskid
– Cruise Critic
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