Ocean Endeavour – Antarctica 2022

Our spacious, ice-strengthened vessel features twenty Zodiacs, advanced navigation equipment, and stabilizers. A doctor, paramedic, medical clinic, and enhanced health regime offer peace of mind. Roomy facilities offer comfortable travel with plenty of breathing room for all.

Ocean Endeavour Scotland

Deck Plan

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Cabin Categories

Food on Board

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Enjoy open-seating meals in the spacious Polaris Restaurant, surrounded by ocean views. Adventure Canada staff mingle and share their expertise over meals.

Breakfast and lunch include a wide variety of tasty and healthy choices. Globally inspired a la carte suppers offer options to suit every taste, including fish and vegetarian options. Desserts, made fresh daily, are a highlight! Food sensitivities, special diets, and personal choices can be accommodated with advance notice.

Early-bird breakfast, afternoon tea, late-night snacks, and treats round out the offerings. And tea, coffee, and cookies are always available!


  • Nautilus Lounge

    Nautilus Lounge

    Primary meeting room, presentation space, and concert venue. Equipped with full bar, stage, multiple TV monitors, and enough seating for all aboard. The Gift Shop is located here.

  • Aurora Lounge

    Aurora Lounge

    Intimate presentation space for film screenings, lectures, and small functions.

  • Meridian Club

    Meridian Club

    Top-deck lounge with panoramic windows and easy access to the outdoor observation platform. Often used for yoga and stretching classes, tabletop games, and small-group workshops.

  • Compass Club Oe

    Compass Club

    Shipboard library with 24-hour coffee/tea station and comfortable seating.

  • Polaris Restaurant

    Polaris Restaurant

    Open-seating dining room with three meals served daily.

  • Mudroom Oe

    Mud Room

    Expedition preparation room with personal cubby storage for all guests. Rubber boots and lifejackets are available here, and wet gear may be stored as needed.

  • Gym Oe


    24-hour workout space with stationary bikes, rowing machine, and hydraulic resistance machines.

  • Sauna Oe


    Relaxation space with female, male, and co-ed sauna dry-saunas available.

  • Pool Deck Oe

    Pool Deck

    Outdoor space with available seating and heated salt-water pool (available based on sea conditions).

  • Hot Tub Oe

    Hot Tub

    Salt-water relaxation tub with panoramic views (available based on sea conditions).

Additional Facilities

  • Laundry
  • Medical Clinic
  • Panoramic top-deck observation platform
  • Elevators service, decks 3–6
  • Smoking Area

Technical Details

  • Capacity

    198 passengers

  • Crew:


  • Registry:


  • Type of vessel:

    Passenger cruise ship

  • Ice Class:


  • Year built:

    1982, Szczecin, Poland

  • Refurbished:

    2001, 2004, 2010, 2015, 2016, 2018

  • Length:

    137 metres (450 ft.)

  • Breadth:

    21 metres (69 feet)

  • Draft:

    5.8 metres (19 feet)

  • Main Engines:

    4 x Skoda Sulzer 6ZL40/48

  • Propellers:

    2 x variable pitch propellers

  • Cruising Speed:

    15 knots

  • Stabilizers:

    Gyrofin stabilizers

  • Bow-thruster:

    600kW / 800hp

  • Electricity:

    220 volts/60Hz

  • Total Capacity:

    608 Persons

  • Lifeboats:


  • Life Rafts:


  • Safety Features:

    6 fully enclosed lifeboats and 8 life rafts. The ship has an ice-strengthened hull and the lifeboat and life raft capacity exceeds SOLAS requirements with at least 25% additional capacity above the number of people on board.