MS Silver Galapagos

Silversea Expeditions Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  Galapagos Explorer II, Renaissance Three

With sleek lines and a proven skill for navigating the waterways throughout the Galápagos Islands, she is naturally suited for in-depth explorations of this spectacular region. All accommodations are ocean-view suites, most feature private balconies.  Silver Galapagos passengers tend to be Well-off 40-60+ and American and European. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 40.8 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 1.4 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 36.7 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 1.6 passengers.
Size Very Small
Built 1990
Refit 1998
Tonnage 4077
Passengers (Min/Max) 100/111
Crew 70
Officers Ecuadorian
Total  50
All accommodations are ocean-view suites, most feature private balconies. Well equipped with hand crafted Italian furniture, queen size beds, minibar, TV. Storage is a little tight and bathrooms small with teak wood floors. 
Balcony  4
Ocean View  46
Inside  0
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins Deckplans
Pools Out/In  1/0
Although there is a wooden promenade deck, open space for sunbathing is limited and the pool is small. There is an aft marine platform and a variety of water sports equipment including Zodiacs and snorkelling.
Jacuzzis  1
Fitness Centre  No
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  No
Deck Space  Limited
The small elegant dining room features one open seating in 3 sections. Food and service is good but with limited choice. Breakfast and lunch are cold buffet style. Main Dining Rooms  1
Sittings  1
Non Smoking  
Alternative Dining  0
The main lounge doubles as lecture room and there is also a piano bar but there is no formal entertainment programme. The library has a small book selection.  Show Lounges 1
Cinema No
Library Yes
Casino Yes
Casual and comfortable during the day. Evenings range from smart casual (shirt & trousers) to informal (jacket and tie for gentlemen and casual elegance for ladies). Formal evenings require a suit or dinner jacket for men and a cocktail dress for ladies.
All tips are included in your price and none are expected.
Wheelchair cabins 0
Wheelchair access is unsuitable. This ship has no facilities for wheelchair passengers  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 1
The rating for children is Unsuitable. There are few facilities for children although they are welcome onboard. 

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