Seabourn Venture accidents and incidents
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- 2020-2021-2022 - delayed delivery/postponed launch and inauguration, a total of 61x canceled cruises in Europe, Norwegian Fjords, Iceland, repositioning (Transatlantic, Canada-Caribbean-South America), Antarctica
- technical issues - 2023 (unscheduled drydock for repairs, 5 canceled cruises)
January 2023Structural and Technical Issues
On January 23, 2023, Seabourn canceled five voyages scheduled for Seabourn Venture in April 2023 (April 7 thru 30) to allow the ship to enter an unscheduled drydock for repairs in Italy, conducted at CI.MAR Shipyard (San Giorgio di Nogaro/Trieste).
Reportedly, the issue was with the stabilizers (in-hull units/fins mounted beneath the waterline) whose function is to reduce the roll caused by wind/waves.
Next are listed the canceled voyages.
All affected bookings received a full refund (to the original form of payment) as well as reimbursement of all non-cruise fare purchases, including booked through Seabourn flights, pre-/post-cruise hotels, land transfers, tours/shore excursions, shipboard amenities, etc. Seabourn also reimbursed some non-refundable expenses (on a case-by-case basis), including flight change fees.
Additionally, all bookings received a 25% bonus in FCC (Future Cruise Credit, automatically applied to the customer's Seabourn account) to be used on future voyages scheduled through December 31, 2023.
February 2022Other Incidents
In February 2022, Seabourn announced that Venture's Maiden Voyage is once again postponed - from April 10th to July 15th, 2022 (out of London-Greenwich) due to COVID crisis-related global supply chain disruptions.
The last cancellations affected 10x voyages in Svalbard Norway.
February 2021Other Incidents
In February 2021 was canceled Seabourn Venture's entire winter 2021-2022 program (Antarctica and South America), dropping a total of 17 itineraries in these regions.
Next are listed their departure dates and themes, with lowest prices per person with double occupancy.
In August 2021 was canceled the entire Norway 2021-2022 winter season (December 11 thru April 24) including 12 departures from Copenhagen (Denmark) and Tromso (Norway)
The Maiden Voyage was rescheduled for April 10, 2022 (Norway from London-Greenwich).
September 2020Other Incidents
Due to Coronavirus-related shipbuilding yard closures (T Mariotti), on September 1, 2020, Seabourn Cruises announced that Seabourn Venture's inaugural cruise is rescheduled from July 5 to December 1, 2021. A total of 22 itineraries were canceled.
The vessel was constructed at CI.MAR (Cimolai Group+T. Mariotti Shipyards) located in San Giorgio di Nogaro (near Venice, Italy).
Next are listed the canceled voyages with prices per person in USD (double-occupancy cabin rates).
Next table shows the canceled 10-day maiden voyage.
Prices started from USD 8500 pp.
Seabourn Venture's Antarctica 2021-2022 voyages were transferred to the fleetmate Seabourn Quest. Venture's program was revised (officially announced in October 2020), starting with "Norwegian Winter" itineraries (Seabourn's first-ever) and featuring Norway's Northern Lights experience.
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