Silver Explorer


The Silver Explorer is an ice-strengthened vessel built for off-the-beaten-path Antarctica adventures. It can navigate ice floes with elegance and ease whilst accommodating its passengers in exceptional expedition style.

The Silver Explorer is geared up to explore the most remote pockets of the globe and boasts a degree of luxury unmatched by any other cruise line. All of the accommodation aboard the ship is spacious and stately with endless ocean views and its own private butler.

The service on the Silver Explorer is second to none, with a ratio of passengers to staff of almost 1:1. There’s an incredible array of complimentary adventures to choose from and the expert team includes historians, biologists, geologists, ornithologists and professional photographers.

If you’re looking to cruise Antarctica in the finest of fashions, the Silver Explorer is a sensational choice.

Antarctica Cruise Ship Highlights

  • Personal butler service
  • Panorama lounge
  • Spa
  • Beauty centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Designer boutiques
  • Connoisseur’s Corner
  • Library
  • Observation lounge
  • Presentation theatre
  • Outdoor grill and whirlpool
  • Launderette
  • Optional in-suite dining
  • Restaurant offering contemporary international cuisine
  • Internet cafe

The Silver Explorer Deck Plan

Please click here for a detailed PDF deck plan of this Antarctica cruise ship.

The cabin accommodation aboard the Silver Explorer is in a class all of its own. All of the staterooms are beautifully appointed, with stunning sea views, and several of the suites feature private French balconies or verandas.


All of the staterooms aboard the Silver Explorer come complete with the following creature comforts:

  • Butler service
  • Refrigerator and bar stocked with your personal preferences
  • Down duvets
  • Fine bed linens
  • Firm or soft mattresses
  • Your own choice of pillow
  • Italian marble bathrooms
  • Full-sized bathtubs
  • Flatscreen TVs
  • Spa robes and slippers
  • Personalised stationery
  • On-demand movies
  • Wifi access

cruise-antarctica-silver-explorer-owners-suiteOwner’s Suites

The name says it all. A stylish apartment for a classic, refined Antarctica cruise perfect for travellers with those discerningly high standards high. Owner’s Suites can accommodate three guests.

Grand Suite

With exquisite design and superb living space, the Grand Suite is perfect for both entertaining and for privacy. At 618 square feet, it’s delightfully spacious and airy with panoramic Antarctica views that will stick with you forever.

Medallion Suite


These suites are decadent and distinguished with peaceful living spaces and a private veranda for those killer Antarctica views.

Silver Suite

These suites have everything you’ll need to make your Antarctica cruise a trip to really remember, with sumptuous and spacious living rooms and separate dining rooms. Located in a desirable mid-ship position, these suites also feature two French balconies, making them a firm favourite among returning guests to the Silver Explorer.

Expedition Suite

These suites are warm and welcoming, making you feel instantly at home aboard your Antarctica cruise. The floor space is similar to the Silver Suites, but with two view windows to relax and taking in the passing scenery.

cruise-antarctica-silver-explorer-veranda-suiteVeranda Suite

These are signature suites aboard the Silver Explorer, with classic design, impeccable amenities and floor to ceiling glass doors opening on to a private French balcony. Staying in one of these suites whilst you cruise Antarctica, you’ll be treated to spectacular sunsets in your own secluded and luxurious sanctuary.

Vista Suite

Each of these suites is a refined private retreat with Antarctica vistas that will make your heart melt. The sitting room is superb for relaxing with large picture windows framing the Antarctic panoramas that drift past the ship. It’s a tranquil, top notch choice for a Antarctica cruise to remember.

View Suite

These suites most certainly live up to their name, with incredible views over the surreal, magnificent Antarctica landscape. Located on Deck Three, the View Suites are perfect for breakfast in bed with a very special panoramic backdrop.

cruise-antarctica-silver-explorer-classExplorer Suite

The stately and comfortable 8 Explorer Suites are located on Deck Four, with view windows for passing vistas and a separate living space to ensure total relaxation.

Adventurer Suite

The suites are perfect for active, social guests planning to spend waking hours up on deck. They are cosy, welcoming, comfortable, ensuring a good night’s sleep during your Antarctica cruise.

cruise-antarctica-silver-explorer-sunsetThe Silver Explorer offers an excellent assortment of cruises to Antarctica, each one promising a unique perspective on Antarctica’s highlights. With both 10 day adventures and 19 day Antarctic extravaganzas available, there will be a cruise to Antarctica aboard the Silver Explorer to suit the needs of any traveller.

For more information about each voyage aboard the Silver Explorer, simply click on the title and a detailed day-to-day breakdown in PDF format will appear.

Explorer’s Antarctica – 18 days Ushuaia to Ushuaia

Holiday Antarctica – 12 days Ushuaia to Ushuaia

Classic Antarctica – 10 days Ushuaia to Ushuaia

Chilean Fjords and Antarctica – 11 days Punta Arenas, Chile to Ushuaia, Argentina

Pricing guide: Adventure Class Twin (lead in cabin with en suite) starts from AU$11,650pp for 11 days (Antarctic Peninsula) AU$18,850pp for 19 days (Peninsula + Falklands/South Georgia). Higher category cabins available, book early to avoid disappointment. Please get in touch with our team at Cruise Antarctica on 1300 654 861 for details.