MV Clio Review and Specifications
Specifications of MV Clio
|Builder||ALSTOM LEROUX NAVAL|
|Year of built||1998|
|Gross Tonnage||3504 gt|
|Former name||Le Levant|
|Decks with cabins||3|
Review of MV Clio
MV Tere Moana was previously named Le Levant - originally built in 1998 and operated by Compagnie du Ponant until December 2012. Then she was refurbished in order to be transferred to the Paul Gauguin Cruises line. In May 2015, Paul Gauguin announced the sale of the ship to the Grand Circle Cruise Line. The vessel then was renamed "MV Clio" and entered into service in May 2016 after an USD 5 million refurbishment.
History - construction & ownership
The 3,504-ton, 88-passenger cruise ship Tere Moana was christened on December 29, 2012, in Marigot port (St Martin Island). Mrs Mireille Bailey, wife of the line’s chairman Richard Bailey, served as Godmother. In Tahitian, the ship name’s meaning is “Ocean Traveler”.
Cruise itinerary program
MV Tere Moana schedule calendar included Europe (leaving from Lisbon, Barcelona, Athens/Piraeus, Istanbul), Latin America and Caribbean (departing from Philipsburg, Colon and Puerto Caldera). MV Clio itinerary program has cruises to Cuba scheduled for 2017. Departures are from Miami Florida and Havana Cuba (one-way flight included) with embarkation in Cienfiegos port.
MV Tere Moana cruise ship has only 44 staterooms, all of which are oceanview, 8 with private balconies. All cabins feature individual temperature control, CD/DVD player, TV, king-size bed (all offer twin-bed configuration), iPod docking station, personal safe, clock, refrigerator with soft drinks, bathroom with full-size shower, and more. Some of the staterooms can accommodate up to three passengers.
Dining options - Food & Drinks
Complimentary beverages including bottled water, tea and coffee, soft drinks, premium spirits and select fine wines are served throughout Tere Moana. The ship has two restaurants, both with open seating – Le Veranda and L’Etoile. Vegetarian and well-being selections, special dietetic menus are provided upon request.
Entertainment options - Fun & Sport
Onboard mv Tere Moana, Le Salon bar pampers with live piano music. There is also a pool bar on board. Tere Moana features a fitness center, swimming pool, Deep Nature Spa, and Le Boutique shop. The ship hosts watersports from her own marina. Snorkel gear is available to passengers, as well as WiFi hotspots throughout. Complimentary room service, in-room movies and movie channels are also offered. With 1 crew member for every 1.5 passengers, guests are assured high level of personal attention. Gratuities are included in cruise fare.
MV Clio wiki
Year built 1998 (as Le Levant)
Passenger capacity / crew capacity 88 (90 max) / 60
Dimensions (Gross tonnage weight / LOA length) 3,500 tons / 328 ft (100 m)
Flag State (registered in) Bahamas
Ship builder Alstom Leroux (France)
Building cost USD - mill
Ship owner and Operator Grand Circle Cruise Line
Christened by Mireille Bailey (for PG Cruises)
Official website link gct.com
Accident reports and news CruiseMinus.com