Ocean Albatross Arctic and Antarctic Cruises
An exciting new vessel built for sustainable cruises to the polar regions
A polar cruise on board the Ocean Albatross
Welcome aboard the brand new Ocean Albatros. This stunning, purpose-built polar cruise ship will be deployed to a large selection of expedition cruise destinations, Antarctica, the Arctic, and a variety of exciting new destinations in between.
Ocean Albatros offers a total of 95 comfortable staterooms and suites, all with unobstructed sea view, and most with their own balcony. Like her sistership, the Ocean Victory, her amenities include two restaurants, a wellness area, the “Albatros Nordic Bar”, an open deck dining facility, a modern lecture lounge, and other state-of-the-art amenities. The Ocean Albatros will also offer a unique panorama sauna and a total of 12 cabins dedicated to solo arctic adventurers with no single supplement.
Carrying the highest Polar Code 6 certification and built to Ice class 1A, Ocean Albatros is the ideal vessel for small-ship cruising in the Arctic thanks to her sturdy construction and X-Bow®-Infinity construction. This gives high stability in rough arctic weather and allows for the smoothest travel through high waves. She also has Solas 2012 classification which means she complies with the highest safety requirements for merchant vessels.
Ocean Albatros is one of a brand-new generation of low-energy vessels. She is equipped with 4 ultra-efficient diesel engines and 2 electric propulsion units, all of which are electronically controlled to optimize fuel consumption and performance.
Pictures and Deck Plans of the Ocean Albatross
Amenities on board the Ocean Albatross
Ocean Albatross's take on sustainable traveling
Ocean Albatros will have a better than 50% lower carbon footprint compared to traditional expedition vessels. She will therefore be one of the most environmentally-friendly polar cruise ships and will implement the Green Initiative Program, ensuring both absolute comfort and sustainability for guests.
More info about the Ocean Albatross
4 diesel engines and 2 electro engines, X-BOW technology
Cabin Categories on board the Ocean Albatross
Balcony Suite B2
Ocean Albatross has 4 Balcony Suites on board located on deck 4 & 6. The suites feature double or twin beds and a seating area, bathroom and a private balcony. The balcony suites can host 2 people.
French Balcony Suite
The French Balcony Suite is a standard Stateroom with a French balcony, a double bed or two single beds, floor-to-ceiling windows and a bathroom. All French Balcony Suites are located on Deck 7.
The most abundant type of Stateroom on Ocean Albatros located on decks 4 & 6. They have a private balcony, a double bed or two single beds, a bathroom and a sofa that can be used as a bed for a child if traveling as a family. If you desire to book two staterooms with connecting doors, this is also a possibility within this category.
Albatross Porthole Stateroom
The standard Stateroom on Ocean Albatros is close to the Mudroom and has quick access to the Zodiac platforms for disembarkation during landings. This is very convenient if you have more limited mobility and would like a short distance to the Zodiacs. The State Rooms are perfect for those who wish a comfortable base during their stay onboard Ocean Albatross. The standard State Rooms all have a double bed or 2 single beds and a bathroom. The State Rooms are located on deck 3 and 4.
The largest of all the staterooms on board the Ocean Albatross is the Premium Suite. This 2-bedroom suite features a double bed (or twin beds), a sofa bed, table and chair, a private balcony and a spacious bathroom. Located on deck.4.
Triple Porthole Stateroom
There are four Triple Staterooms on board Ocean Albatross featuring portholes, all with private en-suites. Located on Deck 3, they're close to the mudroom and loading platforms. Triple staterooms are normally with twin beds however a double bed can be accommodated.
Balcony Suite B1
Ocean Albatros has 2 Balcony Suites on board located on deck 4. The suites feature double or twin beds and a seating area, bathroom and a large private balcony. The balcony suites can host 2 people.
Single Porthole Stateroom
Standard single Stateroom onboard, located on deck 3. This is a conveniently located State Room close to the Mudroom which facilitates access to the Zodiacs during embarkation and disembarkation to begin your adventures.
The 4 junior suites aboard Ocean Albatross have a great view from their location high up on the ship on deck 7. The suites feature a double bed or twin beds, sofa bed, seating area, a spacious bathroom and a private balcony. The suite can accommodate up to 3 people.