Technically and aesthetically, Orion is arguably the most sophisticated vessel in its class. Constructed by the world-leading Cassens Shipyard in Emden, and launched in November 2003, she boasts a host of advanced design features including technology that sets new standards in sustainable marine environmental practices. Although custom-made for expedition cruising, Orion is the epitome of elegance. No expense has been spared when it comes to the quality of fittings and furnishings, and the range and calibre of onboard recreational facilities are nothing short of five-star. Orion's luxurious appointments means she is more mega-yacht than cruise ship and her guests are few; around just 100 guests, all cared for in 5-star comfort by a crew of 75.


Launch Date11/01/2003
Passenger Capacity106
Total Crew75

Owners Suite

Owner's Suites are located on Deck 5 with three unique configurations. They contain a beautifully appointed bedroom and separate living room (except 502 pictured). Enjoy your private French Balcony and small outside area (except 509).

French Balcony Suite

Balcony Suites are also on Deck 5, they have an open living room with a total average area of 230 sq ft*. The Suite affords floor to ceiling sliding glass doors opening onto a private French Balcony allowing you to take in the sea breeze.

Deluxe Suite

Deluxe Oceanview Suites occupy up to 230 sq ft* in area on Deck 5. An open living room with a two-seater sofa and large rectangular window lets you relax and enjoy the beautiful ocean view after a day of exploration.

Junior Suite

On decks 4 and 5 there are nineteen Junior Suites. These generously sized 218 sq ft* Suites offer lots of storage space and most feature a comfortable two-seater sofa in the sitting area. They also contain a large rectangular window (except JS418 & JS419 which have large oval windows, please note JS512 is a twin bed configuration only).

Ocean View Stateroom

The Oceanview Staterooms are located on Deck 3. Relax in your sitting area with tub chair in a 175sq ft* room with a large oval window (except staterooms B322 & B323 which have twin portholes).

Ocean View Stateroom

These nicely appointed Oceanview Staterooms are situated on deck 3. The average room size is 180 sq ft*, all with large oval windows and a comfortable sitting area with tub chair.

Deck 2

Deck 3

Deck 4

Deck 5

Deck 6

Deck 7

Other Medical Centre, Observation Lounge, Elevator

Relaxation Beauty Salon, Jacuzzi




On Deck



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