Albatros Expeditions – Ship Ocean Victory Denmark
Albatros Expeditions – Ship Ocean Victory
Albatros Expeditions, Tøndergade 16, 1752 København
Albatros Expeditions is an expedition company based in Copenhagen, Denmark, specializing in Arctic and Antarctic cruises. It is a subsidiary and brand of Albatross Travel Group Ltd Albatros Expeditions is privately owned. The Vessels Ocean Victory and Ocean Albatros are chartered from SunStone. The vessels will be technically managed by Cruise Management International, Miami. Hotel operations will be handled by CMI Leisure, Miami.
Year it was Built or refurbished
Ocean Victory was built in 2020/2021 and launched in November 2021
Since Inception Albatros has worked as a B2B Organisation. Ours sales channels are global, and we work with a wide range of partners on our ever increasing range of trips. Our solid experience is backed up by two versitile ships that allow us to operate in safety in a difficult region. We are looking to build relationships with key partners accross the globe and provide a boutique expedition experience
History & Story
Albatros Expeditions brand new luxury infinity vessel, Ocean Victory, joined the fleet in late 2021 and has been established as one of the most modern small ship vessels in the market. Ocean Albatros will join in spring 2023. Both ships have been designated as a Polar Class six vessel, allowing for summer and winter operation in medium first-year ice on Arctic and Antarctic voyages.
Norwegian company Ulstein Design and Solution has designed the vessel from a technical point of view.
Tillberg Design (Finland) is responsible for the construction of all interior spaces of the vessel.
Main strengths, special touch
Family Owned – We offer the trust, authenticity, care, and “personal” touch of a family company
Innovation – We offer the most innovative and sustainable ships and innovative products
Nordic hospitality– Excellent quality of Nordic foods, hospitality, and sustainability standards
Educational experiences – we love to take you off exploring more time than any other company
Albatros Expeditions offers unique expedition itineraries to Arctic Europe (Svalbard Norway, the Faroe Islands, and Scotland), Arctic Canada (Greenland and Iceland), and Antarctica (together with Patagonia/Chilean Fjords and SGSSI-South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands). Further information can be found here: https://albatros-expeditions.com/expeditions
Albatros Expeditions cannot accommodate children under 8 years of age. There is no childcare or special programming onboard, but the expedition itself offers an amazing experience for children. For Antarctica voyages, we recommend children to be of 12 years of age or older and must be accompanied by a responsible adult during all landings and onboard.
Cabins and living space
There are 93 total staterooms on the Ocean Victory. 12 Porthole Cabins and 68 Balcony Cabins. A private step-out balcony is accessible from the living space via floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors in most rooms. Every balcony has a small table and two chairs. There are hotel beds (King-size or two twins, size 200 x 160 cm, ample under-bed storage space for suitcases), sleeping couches (sofabeds), bedside cabinets, mirrored vanity (writing desk/dressing table) with chair, built-in dressers with drawers, mini-bar / refrigerator, 42-inch smart HDTV (local and satellite reception), phone (onboard communication only), digital clock/alarm, seating area (small table with 1 or 2 armchairs), spacious wardrobe. Bathrooms with shower/WC, hairdryer, and quality bath items are available in each stateroom.
Chef, Meals, Meals facilities, bars
An outdoor observation deck with two hydraulic platforms and two viewing platforms/bridge wings is located forward on the newbuild expedition ship. The redesigned Zodiac loading platform provides for easier and faster boarding. Relaxation and wildlife observation are available on the Sun Deck. The Albatros Observation Lounge has its own bar. Additionally, Albatros introduces Polar Spa providing exotic treatments and massages. Also available are Medical Center, Mudroom, Shackleton Lecture lounge, Albatros Ocean Boutique, Reception Desk Lobby, Knud Rasmussen Library, Piano Bar, Art Room, Fitness Center, Lower Sun Deck (Deck 7 aft, with lifeboats and liferafts), and Upper Sun Deck with sunbathing area and infinity swimming pool, pool bar. There are four Zodiac Docks, two on each side, with hull access at sea level. With the highest Polar code 6 and Ice class 1A, Ocean Victory is the ideal vessel for small-ship cruising due to sturdy construction and provides high stability in rough weather, and allows for the smoothest movements on high waves. The vessel is part of a brand-new generation of low-energy vessels, all controlled electronically to optimize speed and fuel consumption. Holding just 189 passengers, this vessel proposes an intricate focus is a unique blend of comfort and sustainability
Infinity Pool, Fitness Center and Spa
Corporate and celebration events
Yes, Charters and private events possible
Extra Notable Features
Snowshoeing, Kayaking, OPEN AIR CAMPING IN THE ANTARCTIC