MV Ocean Endeavour

Quark Expeditions Inc Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  Kristina Katarina, The Iris, Francesca, Konstantin Simonov

Newly refurbished Ocean Endeavour is a comfortable, well-appointed small expedition ship expertly engineered to explore the Polar Regions. She has an ice-strengthened hull, Zodiacs for exploration and remote landings, and advanced navigation equipment.  Ocean Endeavour passengers tend to be Adventurous 35-65 and singles and International. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 64.9 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 1.6 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 64.9 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 1.6 passengers.
Size Very Small
Built 1981
Refit 2014
Tonnage 12907
Passengers (Min/Max) 199/199
Crew 124
Officers European/International
Total  178
Cabins have exterior views except triple and single cabins which are Interior cabins. All cabins have en suite facilities, Flat Screen TVs and DVD players in every cabin 
Balcony  0
Ocean View  16
Inside  37
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins  
Pools Out/In  0/0
Spa serviced by organic spa provider VOYA, His & Hers saunas, a salt water pool, a gym, and a juice and smoothie bar.
Jacuzzis  0
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  Yes
Deck Space  Average
Dining is a contemporary approach to cuisine with complimentary wine with dinner. Main Dining Rooms  1
Sittings  1
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  1
Sundeck and observation area, plenty of deck space for polar landscape viewing, and lounges for learning and reflection.  Show Lounges 0
Cinema No
Library No
Casino No
Dress is informal. Comfortable, casual clothing for all inside activities, and good footwear. Gentlemen may wish to bring a coat and tie, and ladies a cocktail dress for the Captain's Welcome and Farewell parties but this is certainly not necessary.
Gratuities are divided amongst the entire crew/hotel staff. The guideline is US$9 - US$12 per passenger per day.
Wheelchair cabins 0
Wheelchair access is unsuitable.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 0
The rating for children is Unsuitable.  

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