Ocean Victory, Antarctica

Excellent boat comfort

“The crew maximized the amount of time we had off the boat with two outings per day when possible. The camping and kayaking were tr…”

Aoife S, United States United States
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    • Two restaurants, a BBQ deck, and three lounges
    • Two jacuzzis and an infinity pool
    • On-board gym with stunning sea views

The Ocean Victory is a small cruise ship built in 2021 that takes 189 guests in 93 cabins with ensuite bathrooms and ocean views on adventure cruises through the Antarctic region. This small cruise ship offers panoramic views of the stunning landscape from the top deck and a special menu at the Panorama restaurant. Guests can also enjoy a BBQ lunch on the Albatros BBQ Deck. The Beagle restaurant offers a delicious evening dinner with various options to accommodate different tastes and dietary requirements. And after dinner, guests can enjoy freshly prepared desserts, including ship-made ice cream or cakes. A fully equipped bar on board also offers a wide selection of cocktails, beers, and non-alcoholic beverages.

In the Shackleton Lecture Lounge, guests can learn from some of the world's leading experts in fields like climatology, geology, and photography. Guests can enjoy stunning views of the icy landscape from the Albatros Observation Lounge or partake in a wine-tasting menu at the Albatros Nordic Bar Lounge. The on-board gym has weight machines, cardio equipment, and floor-to-ceiling windows with breathtaking sea views. At the Polar Spa, guests can enjoy rejuvenating destination-inspired treatments. And the Knud Rasmussen Library is stocked with plenty of books, magazines, and games.

Book your trip aboard the Ocean Victory today.

Choose your departure date adventure cruise | no scuba diving


Included: VAT, Environment Tax, Fuel Surcharge, Port Fees, Drinking Water, Tea & Coffee, Welcome Cocktails, Full-Board Meal Plan (All meals), Snacks, Special Dinner, Naturalist Guide, Cabin Towels, Complimentary Toiletries, Deck Towels.

Required Extras: Travel Insurance.

Optional Extras: Gratuities (16 USD per day), Alcoholic Beverages, Soft drinks, Kayaks (345 USD), Laundry / Pressing Services, WiFi internet, Massage, Spa.

Book now, pay later: You can easily place your booking online. We will then hold the spaces for you and you can confirm with a payment later.

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Boat features

  • Laundry Service
  • Massage
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Audio & video entertainment
  • Library
  • TV in cabins
  • Air Conditioned saloon
  • Aircon Cabins
  • Sun Deck
  • Indoor Saloon
  • Warm Water Showers
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Charging stations
  • En-Suite bathrooms
  • Paid Internet
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Cabins
  • Seaview Cabins
  • Rooms with Balcony
  • Kayaks On-Board
  • Naturalist Guide
  • Leisure Deck
  • Observation Deck
  • Bar
  • BBQ Area
  • Available for Charter
  • Spa
  • Jacuzzi / Hot Tub
  • Naturalist Guide

Food & Drinks

  • Western Food
  • Local Food
  • Vegetarian Options
  • Buffet style
  • Beer available
  • Vegan Options
  • Fine Wines Selection
  • Fine Cuisine
  • Welcome Cocktails

If you have any specific dietary requirements whilst on-board your cruise, you can add this to your special requests on step 2 of the booking form. We advise limiting these requests to religious beliefs or food allergies.

Languages Spoken

The crew speaks English.

Drawings & Vessel Layouts

#deckplan floorplan

Boat Specifications

  • Year built 2021
  • Max guests 189
  • Number of cabins 93
  • Number of bathrooms 93
  • Tenders Yes
  • Freshwater maker Yes

Boat Navigation and Safety

  • Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • GPS
  • Radio VHF/DSC/SSB
  • E.P.I.R.B. Distress System
  • Emergency Rafts
  • Life Vests
  • Fire Alarm & Fire Extinguishers
  • Oxygen
  • First Aid Kits
  • Fishfinder
  • Satellite & mobile phones
  • Bilge pump alarm
  • Search light
  • Engine room CCTV
  • Crew trained in first aid
  • Emergency flares

Ocean Victory Reviews

  • 9.2 Superb
  1. Vessel
  2. Crew
  3. Food
  4. Activities
  5. Value
  • 8.0 Very good
  • Aoife S
  • United States United States
Hidden gem, great value

The crew maximized the amount of time we had off the boat with two outings per day when possible. The camping and kayaking were truly once in a lifetime experience I would encourage for everyone. The expedition team were great and quite knowledgeable.

Recommended for
Number and length of excursions, the expedition team, the food
  • 10 Exceptional
  • Suzanne L
  • United States United States
I am so glad that I signed up for this small cruise expedition.

Penguins, of course! 😁

Recommended for
Sights, expedition team, friendly guests.
  • 8.0 Very good
  • Todd S
  • United States United States
The service crew were amazing

The landings and zodiac cruising

Recommended for
The staff/the cruise/the cleanliness
  • 8.0 Very good
  • Bernard L
  • Australia Australia

Zodiac trips

Recommended for
Food staff cabins
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Pablo E
  • Mexico Mexico
Amazing trip with amazing people

Off board activities. We got to know so many people, from crew members, to the expedition team members and guests.

Recommended for
Staff, itinerary and off board activities
  • 10 Exceptional
  • Heinz Z
  • Switzerland Switzerland
Explore Antarcic with well prepaired guides in small, luxirous ship

Zodiac cruise with wale watching, landfall with iceberg around

Recommended for
very friendly explorer- and hotel crew, very informativ lecture and explorer briefings, vessel comfort
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Akane F
  • Japan Japan
Trip of a lifetime

Getting to experience different parts of Antarctica and to complete my seventh continental landing. People on the ship including the wonderful and friendly crew also made my trip 200% more memorable.

Recommended for
Setting foot on Antarctica, seeing all kinds of wildlife, and meeting amazing people on board
  • 10 Exceptional
  • TAO S
  • Canada Canada
Wonderful ☺️

Perfect! Even out of my expectations.

Recommended for
Landing arrangement and execution. The expedition group people are perfectly professional. The lectures are widly knowledgeable.
  • 10 Exceptional
  • Joris W
  • France France

La sortie de la baie de Neko Harbor

Recommended for
Le personnel, le confort et la nourriture
  • 9.2 Superb
  • Jose Luis D
  • Mexico Mexico
El mejor viaje de mi vida!

Aparte del lugar que es precioso e increíble, las diversas actividades resultaron muy atractivas, seguras e interesantes. El personal altamente preparado, apasionado por hacerlo bien y la atención abordó mucho muy buena, excelente.

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