Ships & Ratings

All ships sailing in Antarctica are listed below, by cruise line. For detailed information about a cruise ship or line, click any link. The ship rating is based on a 6-star system, and the key to the ratings follows.

Ship Ratings Key

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Cruise Line Ship Year Built Refurbished Passengers Ship Rating
Azamara Club Cruises Azamara Pursuit 2001 2018 690
Azamara Quest 2000 2016 690
Celebrity Cruises Celebrity Eclipse 2010 2015 2,850
Crystal Cruises Crystal Endeavor 2020 200
Holland America Line Volendam 1999 2014 1,432
Westerdam 2004 2017 1,964
Zaandam 2000 2018 1,432
Hurtigruten Fram 2007 318
MS Fridtjof Nansen 2020 530
MS Midnatsol 2003 970
MS Roald Amundsen 2018 530
Ponant L'Austral 2011 264
Le Boreal 2010 264
Le Lyrial 2015 264
Le Soleal 2013 264
Princess Cruises Coral Princess 2002 2016 2,000
Quark Expeditions Ocean Adventurer 1975 2017 122
Ocean Diamond 1986 2012 189
Ocean Endeavour 1982 2014 199
World Explorer 2017 176
Scenic Luxury Cruises & Tours Scenic Eclipse 2019 228
Seabourn Seabourn Quest 2011 2018 450
Seabourn Venture 2021 264
Silversea Cruises Silver Cloud 1994 2017 254
Silver Explorer 1989 2017 144
Silver Wind 1995 2018 298