Greg Mortimer, Antarctica Peninsula

Greg Mortimer

Launched in October 2019 the Greg Mortimer, with a revolutionary X-Bow design, is one of the most dynamic and state of the art purpose-built expedition vessels on the seas. The revolutionary X-bow is designed to slice through the water rather than riding over the waves making for comfortable and fast travels through the polar seas.

Designed to carry a maximum of 160 passengers polar voyages will be restricted to 120 passengers.

Other features include two hydraulic side viewing platforms on deck 5, water level zodiac launching platforms on deck 3 and at the rear an activity platform for launching kayaks, divers and snorkelling groups along with a changing room. There is a gym with wellness centre and sauna along with rear sundeck. A forward observation lounge and rear observation deck along with a lounge used for lectures and presentations.

The 80 cabins spread over four decks all feature private facilities, bed can either be twin or double configuration, ample storage, power outlets and a daily cabin service, as well as all the basic amenities that you'll need onboard.

Aurora Staterooms:  Lead in category.  23.2 square metres and located on deck three, all have portholes, a comfortable seating area, some can be converted into a triple cabin with the use of a sofa bed.

Balcony Staterooms: 23.1 – 28.9 square metres combined cabin and balcony, they are located on decks four and six and have floor to ceiling windows and a small balcony area with seating. Several cabins are available as interconnecting so work perfectly for families.

Balcony Suites: Located on deck four, the cabins are 36 square metres with a 10 square metre balcony, they offer a more spacious option for those who wish to spread out with a little more gear. 

Junior suites: All four are located on deck seven, the rooms are 30.1 square metres and the balconies 14.3 square metres, the cabin is laid out with a separate lounge and sleeping area and have the capacity for a third passenger on a sofa bed.

Captain's suite: Located portside midship on deck four with a very spacious 35.9 square metres in the cabin and 10.42 square metres balcony accessible from both the bedroom and the lounge area.

Facilities

  • Mudroom
  • Sea-level zodiac platforms
  • Lecture theatre
  • Shop
  • Dining room
  • Photography and art rom
  • library
  • Gym
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi/ plunge pool
  • Sun deck
  • Observation lounge
  • Bar
  • Viewing platforms
  • Hydraulic platforms

Activities

  • Hiking
  • Zodiac cruising
  • Polar Plunge
  • Lectures
  • Photography

Sign up activities include:

  • Skiing – alpine and touring
  • Snowshoeing
  • Climbing
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving (Advanced)
  • Kayaking (Limited)
  • Camping (Limited)

Location

A wide range of itineraries throughout the Arctic and Antarctic are available.

 

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