MS Saga Pearl II

Saga Holidays Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  Astoria, Arkona, Quest for Adventure

Saga Pearl II is a traditional cruise ship with a good amount of open deck space and well appointed interiors. It offers cruising with expert guest lecturers and a search for knowledge around the world.  Saga Pearl II passengers tend to be 50-60+ and Mainly British. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 41.5 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 1.9 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 41.5 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 1.9 passengers.
Size Small
Built 1981
Refit 2009
Tonnage 18591
Passengers (Min/Max) 448/448
Crew 234
Officers European
Total  256
Apart from the suites, cabins are reasonably sized, comfortable and well furnished with air-con, TV, DVD, hairdryers and fridge. Deluxe grade cabins and above have butler service. 
Balcony  20
Ocean View  165
Inside  71
Single  64
Cabin Details Cabins  
Pools Out/In  1/1
Open deck space is average with an outdoor pool but there is no wrap around promenade deck or walking track. The Spa, located low down in the ship, has a shallow indoor pool, sauna, three massage rooms and a range of fitness equipment.
Jacuzzis  0
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  No
Deck Space  Average
The open seating dining room is set high in the ship. It has large ocean view windows and provides a good standard of cuisine and attentive service. Informal dining is available in the Verandah restaurant with buffet style meals and some tables al fresco. Main Dining Rooms  1
Sittings  1
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  1
A variety of entertainment and lectures are provided in the Discovery Lounge. The Yacht Club has a resident pianist and the Library is well stocked and has internet.  Show Lounges 1
Cinema No
Library Yes
Casino No
Casual and comfortable during the day. In the evening dress is semi formal (jacket and tie for gentlemen and casual elegance for ladies). Formal evenings require a dark suit or dinner jacket for men and a cocktail dress for ladies.
All tips (including porterage at airport and port) are within the price.
Wheelchair cabins 2
Wheelchair access is acceptable.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 3
The rating for children is Unsuitable. There are no facilities for children. 

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