Royal Caribbean Group
Year it was Built or refurbished
Refurbished in November 2021, Silver Wind is an intimate yet spacious ice-class ship that offers one of the best luxury expedition cruise experiences there is. Timelessly elegant, luxuriously relaxed, Silver Wind whizz from the Polar Regions at the ends of the earth to the iconic ports of the Mediterranean with fluid ease. So whether your clients want to get up close and personal to penguins in Antarctica or laze on the golden sands of the Caribbean, they will enjoy a wealth of diverse destination experiences, in traditional Silversea comfort.
Main strengths, special touch
Even before your clients step aboard our ships, and well after they disembark, our enhanced all-inclusive offering provides complete peace of mind, as well as a special level of comfort that is a hallmark of the Silversea experience. Preempting even their most intangible need, our industry-leading service is simply unrivalled. The result is a curated lifestyle that leaves guests free to relax, indulge, and discover, as they explore the world.
From international roundtrip flights to open-seated restaurants to butler service in every suite category, we’ve included it all. With Silversea guests get utmost peace of mind so they can focus on what’s important: exploring that magic of your destination to the fullest and enjoying all your time onboard and on-shore. All they have to do is show up, and we’ll take care of the rest. Our journeys feature the same renowned all-inclusive Silversea service enjoyed by our guests around the world.
OUR ALL-INCLUSIVE EXPEDITION EXPERIENCES INCLUDE:
• International outbound flight (or air credit) • Business Class upgrades at reduced rates • Transfers and luggage handling (between airport and hotel/pier) • Pre-cruise hotel night & domestic flight (on selected Expedition voyages) • Multiple open-seated restaurants, serving diverse cuisine and an in-suite 24-hour dining service • Sustainable caviar on demand 24 hours per day • Beverages in-suite and throughout the ship, including champagne and selected wines, premium spirits, soft drinks, and more • Butler service, onboard gratuities and Wi-Fi • Shore excursions and city centre shuttle • Highly-qualified Expedition Team (Expedition only) • Expedition lectures and activities (Expedition only) • Expedition gear, backpack and water bottle (Expedition only) • Post-cruise hotel night & domestic flight (on selected Expedition voyages) • Transfers and luggage handling (between pier and airport) • International return flight (or air credit) • Business Class upgrade at reduced rates • Private executive transfers (from arrival airport to home)
All year round sailing schedule
On her way to Arctic and Greenland, where Silver Wind will cruise in the European summer season, she will operate itineraries in the Mediterranean and in Northern Europe. Before proposing her Antarctica voyages during the European winter period, Silver Wind will cruise in the Russian Far East as well as in South America.
Link to voyages page Silver Wind
Guests Capacity: 274
# Suites: 137
Expedition Team: 22 (28 in Polar Waters)
Cabins and living space
Silver Wind offers All-Suite accomodations, with one of the highest space-per-guest ratios in the industry. All suites feature ocean views, many with a private veranda. For a truly personal experience, we customise the suites with an abundance of amenities. From toiletries and personalised stationery to a bar with their favourite wines and spirits, we offer only the finest comforts in luxury cruise accommodation. All suites include:
Butler service • Refrigerator and bar setup stocked with your preferences • 24-hour room service and in-suite dining • Plush Etro® bathrobe • A choice of pillows • BVLGARI® bath amenities, plus a choice of other European brands • Alarm with iHome docking station • Personalised stationery • Umbrella • Direct dial telephone(s) • 220-volt outlets • Complimentary Wifi for all suites • Flat-screen television(s) with Interactive Media Library
Click here to see deck plans and suite-categories of Silver Wind
Chef, Meals, Meals facilities, bars
Silver Wind features 4 open seating gourmet-dining options:
The Restaurant, Silver Wind‘s main dining room, offers continental and regional specialities – unique to the voyage destination-, as well as sweeping ocean views.
The Grill features lava stone cooking at its finest, inviting guests to cook their food directly at their table. With the stone cooking available in the evenings only, The Grill becomes a daytime rotisserie and gourmet salad and burger bar, offering build your own burgers from the best selections of meat.
A divine selection of Italy’s best cuisine is served in La Terrazza. Authentic recipes and the freshest ingredients come together with flair and passion — a flavourful expression of Silversea’s distinctive Italian heritage. La Terrazza is open for casual, buffet-style breakfast and lunch with indoor or al fresco dining on the outdoor terrace. During the evening, La Terrazza transforms into an à la carte traditional Italian restaurant.
La Dame features a bespoke menu by our top chefs, and is the highest expression of excellence of French dining.
In the Observation library or Panorama Lounge, guests can enjoy exceptional views, in the Explorer Lounge they will hear fascinating tales of adventure or learn about the region’s endemic wildlife and nature and in the Connoisseur’s Corner they will appreciate an exceptional selection of good cognacs or premium cigars.
After a day of discovery guests can indulge in a luxurious spa treatment at Zagara Beauty Spa offering facials, body wraps and massages. Or they enjoy a hairstyling or pedicure/Manucure in Zagaras Beauty Salon. For active guests a Fitness Centre offers world-class equipment, classes, and personalized services.
Extra Notable Features
All Shore-Excursions are included in Silversea’s All-Inclusive offer. A team of expedition experts are onboard to accompany guests through dedicated, complementary expedition-activities.
Included excursions, activities and amenities:
– Informative lectures and expeditions with a team consisting of highly competent experts (marine biologists, ornithologists, historians)
– Zodiac® cruising, hiking, snorkeling and kayaking
• Expedition equipment: parka, wetsuits, snorkeling equipment as well as backpack and water bottle
• Exclusive partnership with the Royal Geographical Society