Posts Tagged ‘Seabourn Cruises’

Seabourn Announces More Distinguished Speakers For 2017-2018 Seabourn Conversations Program

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

Seabourn continues its mission to intrigue and inform guests with an additional new series of Seabourn Conversations for the 2017-2018 cruise season. The popular onboard enrichment program will host distinguished speakers and personalities from a variety of fields including journalism, government, preservation and the arts.

Seabourn Offering New Cruise Itineraries for the 2018 & 2019 Season

Wednesday, June 21st, 2017

The Seabourn Encore (Courtesy of Fincantieri)Seabourn will feature new worldwide itineraries for the fall 2018 and winter 2019 seasons. The new program includes 37 unique sailings to hidden harbors, marquee ports and must see cities accessible only by smaller ships. (more…)

Seabourn Cruise Line Cancels Zodiak-Only Ventures Excursions in Alaska

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

Due to a last-minute concern by a regulator, Seabourn Cruise Line has been forced to cancel Zodiak-only Ventures by Seabourn tours in Alaska this cruise season. Its kayaking and hiking excursions, as well as Zodiak tours in British Columbia, will operate as scheduled. (

Cruise Interior Refit: Trimline maintains Seabourn’s high standards

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Marine interior specialist Trimline routinely maintains the Seabourn fleet and works closely with the ultra-luxury brand during refits. They have just completed an intense five-day refurbishment of the Seabourn Odyssey in Genoa, to ensure the six-star standards are maintained. (more…)

After 15-Year Hiatus, Seabourn Back in Alaska

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

Seabourn is back in Alaska this week for the first time in 15 years, according to the Seattle-based cruise line. The company is kicking off its season with a 11-day “Ultimate Alaska” cruise that leaves from Vancouver. (

“An Evening With Tim Rice” Performances Roll Out Across Seabourn Fleet

Thursday, June 1st, 2017

Seabourn Announces “An Evening with Tim Rice”

Seabourn Announces “An Evening with Tim Rice” Following the successful launch of Seabourn’s exclusive partnership with acclaimed English musical theatre lyricist of Broadway, Sir Tim Rice, the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line is announcing his successful production, “An Evening with Tim Rice,” now playing on all Seabourn ships. (more…)

Seabourn Odyssey Cruise Ship Adds Thomas Keller Restaurant, More in Dry Dock

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Seabourn OdysseySeabourn Odyssey has just emerged from a dry dock refurbishment with both physical and programming upgrades. Highlights include The Grill by Thomas Keller and a mindful living program designed by Dr. Andrew Weil. (

Seabourn Offers Access on New UNESCO World Heritage Tours in Europe This Season

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Barcelona: Casa Batlló by architect Antoni GaudíThe exclusive partnership between Seabourn and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) continues as the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line announces new UNESCO Partner Tours at World Heritage Sites across Europe over the cruise season ahead.

Seabourn, ACTA Enter Bronze Level Corporate Partnership

Monday, May 1st, 2017

The Seabourn Sojourn in LondonSeabourn has announced that it has entered into a Bronze Level Corporate Partnership with the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA). (

Seabourn and ACTA Announce Corporate Partnership Agreement Through 2017

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

The Seabourn QuestSeabourn announced that it has entered into a Bronze Level Corporate Partnership with the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA). (more…)

Seabourn Promotes Haughey and Putzhammer to Director Roles

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

Seabourn announced today (Apr. 25) that it has recently promoted Teresa Haughey to the role of director, Hotel Services for Hotel Operations and Daniel Putzhammer to director, Food & Beverage Operations. (

Seabourn Announces 2017 Extraordinary Opportunity Event

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

The Seabourn Encore (Courtesy of Fincantieri)Seabourn has unveiled the Extraordinary Opportunity Event, offering exceptional savings and value-added enticements on select cruises from its award-winning fleet of intimate, all-suite ships. (more…)

Seabourn is headed back to Alaska this summer with an outstanding expedition team leading the way

Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

The line will offer a series of 11-, 12- and 14-day itineraries sailing from Vancouver, British Columbia, and Anchorage (Seward) Alaska aboard Seabourn Sojourn between June and September 2017. (more…)

Introducing Seabourn Encore’s Stylish Sushi Restaurant

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

The Seabourn Encore (Courtesy of Fincantieri)One of the most striking and innovative features of Seabourn Encore is the new alternative dining venue Sushi. (more…)

Explore Hidden Glacier Bay Aboard Seabourn during 2017 Cruise Season in Alaska

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

There are so many natural wonders for guests to behold on a Seabourn cruise to Alaska, but nothing quite like the mysterious and exotic Glacier Bay. (more…)

Seabourn Encore Breaks Moorings, Collides With Ship in Port

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

The Seabourn Encore (Courtesy of Fincantieri)High winds in the New Zealand port of Timaru on Sunday afternoon local time caused Seabourn Encore to break its moorings and collide with another ship docked in port. No injuries were reported. (

Seabourn Opens Bookings for New Seabourn Ovation’s Inaugural Season

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Scheduled to launch in spring 2018, the ship will sail on a variety of voyages in and around Europe between May and November 2018, hailing at ports throughout Northern Europe, the United Kingdom and Mediterranean. (

Seabourn Encore Cruise Ship Named in Singapore

Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Seabourn’s newest — and biggest — ship, Seabourn Encore, was named today (January 7) by soprano Sarah Brightman in an exuberant ceremony in Singapore. (

Seabourn Receives 22 Top Travel Awards In 2016

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017

The Seabourn Sojourn in LondonAs the 2016 travel awards season comes to a close, Seabourn, the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line, wrapped up the year with a total of 22 industry awards, several of which were readers’ choice nominations.

Seabourn to Offer Optional Excursions on Alaska Itineraries

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Seabourn has announced it will be offering optional land excursions for its return to Alaska. The up-close explorations will be part of Seabourn Sojourn’s series of 11-, 12- and 14-day itineraries sailing from Vancouver, British Columbia, and Anchorage (Seward), Alaska starting June 2017. (

Seabourn Introduces Chris Austin as New Senior Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

In his new role, Austin will be responsible for Seabourn’s overall marketing efforts, brand management, sales, and public relations, as Seabourn looks to expand its fleet and overall capacity. (

Fincantieri Lays Keel for Seabourn Ovation

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

The keel laying ceremony of “Seabourn Ovation”, the second of two ultra-luxury cruise ships that Fincantieri is building for Seabourn Cruise Line, took place today (December 02), in the presence of the Italian Minister of Defence Roberta Pinotti, at the Sestri Ponente (Genoa) shipyard. (

Seabourn Takes Delivery of Seabourn Encore

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

The Seabourn Encore (Courtesy of Fincantieri)Seabourn , the world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line, took delivery of its newest all-suite vessel, Seabourn Encore , today during an official handover ceremony at the Fincantieri shipyard in Marghera, Italy. (more…)

Seabourn Releases Speakers Lineup for 2017 Conversations Program

Monday, November 21st, 2016

The onboard enrichment and special guest program will host speakers and personalities from the fields of journalism, government, preservation, and the culinary arts. (

Seabourn names Gerald Mosslinger Vice President Hotel Operations

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

In the role, Mosslinger will be responsible for the line’s overall marine hotel operations, including culinary, guest services and administration, and entertainment. He previously spent more than seven years at Seabourn, both ashore in Miami, Fla., and aboard the line’s ships. (

Sarah Brightman Named Godmother of Seabourn Encore

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

Seabourn Encore (Rendering courtesy of Seabourn Cruises)Seabourn has named soprano Sarah Brightman as godmother to Seabourn Encore. Brightman will name the new luxury ship at a christening ceremony in Singapore January 7, 2017. (

Seabourn Encore Completes Final Sea Trials

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Seabourn’s newest cruise ship, Seabourn Encore, has reached an important maritime milestone with the completion of its final round of sea trials off the coast of Italy in the Adriatic Sea. (

Ventures by Seabourn Program Expands Down Under

Tuesday, November 1st, 2016

Seabourn Quest (Photo Robin West, Seabourn's manager of expedition operations)The world’s finest ultra-luxury cruise line Seabourn will launch its popular Ventures by Seabourn expedition program in Australia and New Zealand next year, giving guests the chance to immerse themselves in the region’s unique wilderness. (

Carnival Australia Jumps Onboard with Cruise Month

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Each of the cruise operator’s seven lines – P&O Cruises, Princess Cruises, Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line, Cunard, P&O Cruises World Cruising and Seabourn – is offering deals and savings to celebrate Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) Australasia’s inaugural month-long promotion.

Seabourn’s 2017, 2018 Season Highlights New Ship

Saturday, August 27th, 2016

Seabourn Encore (Rendering courtesy of Seabourn Cruises)Seabourn has announced its new schedule for the fall 2017 and winter 2018 seasons, complete with 36 new itineraries and 96 departures ranging from seven to 152 days in length. (

Seabourn to Offer New Spa and Wellness Program With Dr. Andrew Weil

Wednesday, August 10th, 2016

Seabourn in partnership with The Onboard Spa by Steiner, has created a fleet-wide mindful living program offering guests a holistic spa and wellness experience that integrates physical, social, environmental and spiritual well-being. (more…)

PortholeTV Kicks Off Countdown to Seabourn Encore Video Series

Monday, August 1st, 2016

PortholeTV, the newly launched video channel by Porthole Cruise Magazine, has kicked off a new online video series that will count down to the highly anticipated December 2016 launch of Seabourn Encore, the line’s first new ship in five years. (more…)