Seabourn Odyssey was launched in 2009, as the first of a new family of ships for the luxury Seabourn line. The ship has a relaxed, yacht-like ambience and high-quality, yet unobtrusive service. Its passenger/space ratio is one of the highest at sea so the small ship does not feel crowded. The 32,000 tonne vessel can carry 450 guests and 330 crew members.
[fa type=”bed”] Accommodation
There are 225 staterooms on Seabourn Odyssey, all considered suites. Of these, 197 have private balconies. All suites have an ample living area, writing desk, personal fridge and mini-bar, interactive flat-screen satellite television, DVD player, Wi-Fi, walk-in closet and a full-size bathroom with separate bath and shower.
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The main dining room, The Restaurant has open seating and international cuisine. The Colonnade is an indoor/outdoor dining venue which offers a breakfast and lunch buffet and themed dinners. An open kitchen allows guests to appreciate how chefs cook their meals. The Patio Grill is perfect for poolside dining with grilled dishes, pizzas and salads for lunch and dinner. Restaurant 2 requires advance reservations for dinners.
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The Spa at Seabourn spans two decks with large whirlpool tubs, steam rooms, sauna, indoor/outdoor treatment rooms, double day beds and lounge chairs for private sun bathing on the terrace. The fitness studio is equipped with modern gym machines and a Kinesis Wall for strength and balance training. Free tai chi, kinesis and yoga training are available. The are two pools and a marina for water activities such as kayaking and snorkelling. The Grand Salon hosts cabarets shows, dancing and doubles as a cinema, and there is also a nightclub.
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Seabourn attracts adult and mature cruisers and does not offer facilities or programs for children. However, there is no cruise line policy that prohibits children below 18 years old under the supervision of their parents/guardians.
– Cruise Passenger
We chose Seabourn after reading reviews here, so we want to help others make their choices. This was only our fifth cruise, but first one on the Seabourn. After three weeks on this ship we will only travel with Seabourn in the future. Staff, food, service, suite, and public spaces were outstanding. Every request we made they answered with a smile and exceeded out expectations. When we dined in-suite, room service brought the food in individual courses and served us as if we were in a top restaurant. -metta
– Cruise Critic