MV Corinthian

Former names: Orion II, Clelia II, Renaissance Four

MV Corinthian last position

MV Corinthian last location was at North Sea (coordinates 53.04262 N / 4.85533 E) cruising en route to OUDESCHILD. The AIS position was reported 2 months ago.

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Specifications of MV Corinthian

Year built1990  /  Age: 30
Flag state Malta
BuilderCantieri Navali La Spezia Srl (La Spezia, Italy)
OwnerGrand Circle Corporation (via Grand Circle Travel)
OperatorGrand Circle Cruise Line GmbH
Speed15 kn / 28 kph / 17 mph
Length (LOA)88 m / 289 ft
Beam (width)15 m / 49 ft
Gross Tonnage4077 gt
Passengers100
Crew70
Passengers-to-space ratio37
Decks5
Cabins49
Decks with cabins5
Last Refurbishment2018
Former namesOrion II, Clelia II, Renaissance Four

MV Corinthian Review

Review of MV Corinthian

MV Corinthian cruise ship is currently owned and operated by GCCL-Grand Circle Cruise Line. The shipowner is Grand Circle Corporation via its subsidiary company Grand Circle Travel USA (Boston MA-headquartered travel agency).

The cruise ship Corinthian is a passenger vessel (IMO number 8708672), 1990-built (in La Spezia Italy) and initially operated by Great Lakes Cruise Company (as Orion 2) and Renaissance Cruises (as Renaissance 4). After Renaissance Cruises (1989-2001) ceased operations (see scrapped ships and defunct lines), the boat was renamed Clelia 2.

MV Corinthian cruise ship (Grand Circle)

On December 27, 2009, while operating under charter by Travel Dynamics International (New York-based cruise travel operator), Clelia II ran aground off Antarctic Peninsula. The accident resulted in starboard propeller damage, lost of the starboard engine and electricity. The fleet mate Corinthian 2 (now Hebridean Sky) assisted and escorted the damaged ship back to Ushuaia (Argentina)

Clelia II was partially disabled by a rogue wave on December 8, 2010, while transiting the Drake Passage. The Navigation bridge was also damaged. The nearby Lindblad ship National Geographic Endeavour assisted the disabled vessel during the accident.

Cruise itinerary program

MV Corinthian schedule calendar includes Mediterranean (from Bordeaux, Lisbon, Rouen), Baltic Sea (from Copenhagen) and Antarctica cruises (from Buenos Aires, in winter).

Cabins

The all-suite mv Corinthian offers the best in small-ship cruise travel. The 50 spacious suites, measuring 215 sq.feet or more, afford ocean views and are equipped with luxurious attention to amenities. 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. Guests staying in the Penthouse and Veranda Suites also enjoy a private balcony, butler service, and exclusive in-suite amenities.

MV Corinthian cruise ship (Grand Circle)

Shipboard facilities and amenities

Complimentary beverages including bottled water, tea and coffee, soft drinks, premium spirits, and select fine wines are served throughout Corinthian. The ship has one restaurant, accommodating passengers at a single, unassigned seating. Vegetarian and well-being selections, special dietetic menus are provided upon request.

Onboardpublic facilities include two bar lounges, library (Internet Cafe), wellness complex (Spa, beauty salon, gym), boutique ship, Jacuzzi, swimming platform and ample deck areas for sunbathing and relaxing. One Lift (passenger elevator) connects all decks. Yacht’s public spaces are warm, decorated with rich fabrics, polished brass, handsome wood, rare antiquities, fine works of art. Gratuities are included in the cruise fares.

The 100-passenger ship has an ice-strengthened hull, retractable stabilizers, a fleet of Zodiacs (high-speed boats used for shoreside cruising and landings).

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During the vessel's 2018 drydock refurbishment (at Naval Roche shipyard in Lisbon Portugal) the shipowner contracted Scanship Holding ASA to deliver and install Scanship AWP (Advanced Wastewater Purification) system on MV Corinthian. This marine technology completely purifies ship's waste (grey and black water).

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