MV Antarctic Dream

Antarctic Shipping S.A. Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  Piloto Pardo

Antarctic Dream is a Dutch ice-reinforced vessel built in 1958 and refurbished in 2001. It is good for tough expedition cruising as it is able to navigate scenic areas where many other vessels cannot go.  Antarctic Dream passengers tend to be Adventurous 35-65 and singles and International. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 27.9 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 27.9 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 2 passengers.
Size Very Small
Built 1958
Refit 2001
Tonnage 2180
Passengers (Min/Max) 78/78
Crew 40
Officers Finland/Chile
Total  39
All cabins are outside and reasonably spacious, with twin or double bed, TV , safe and a compact bathroom with shower. The 4 suites are larger and feature bathtubs. 
Balcony  0
Ocean View  39
Inside  0
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins  
Pools Out/In  0/0
There is plenty of deck space for observing scenery and wildlife as well as a large passenger bridge for viewing. The vessel carries a fleet of 4 sturdy Zodiac craft for beach landings.
Jacuzzis  0
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  No
Deck Space  Good
There is one plain but comfortable dining room with free seating and serving plenty of good quality food. Breakfast is buffet while lunch and dinner are served with a choice of main course. Main Dining Rooms  1
Sittings  1
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  0
Lectures by the expedition staff will be given in the Auditorium as well as video documentaries and films. There is also a Passengers Bridge - an excellent place to watch ship operations and maintain a lookout for wildlife.  Show Lounges 1
Cinema No
Library Yes
Casino No
Dress is informal. Comfortable, casual clothing for all inside activities, and good footwear.
Gratuities are divided amongst the entire crew/hotel staff. The guideline is US$8 - US$10 per passenger per day.
Wheelchair cabins 0
Wheelchair access is unsuitable. There are no facilities for disabled passengers on this ship.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 0
The rating for children is Unsuitable. There are no children's facilities. 

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