Seabourn Encore

Seabourn Encore current position

Seabourn Encore current location is at East Mediterranean (coordinates 34.69771 N / 33.18723 E) cruising en route to CYMOI. The AIS position was reported 4 minutes ago.

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Specifications of Seabourn Encore

Year built2016  /  Age: 4
Flag state Bahamas
BuilderFincantieri (Marghera, Italy)
ClassMega Yacht
Building costUSD 380 million
OwnerCarnival Corporation & PLC
OperatorSeabourn Cruises
Speed19 kn / 35 kph / 22 mph
Length (LOA)210 m / 689 ft
Beam (width)28 m / 92 ft
Gross Tonnage40350 gt
Passengers532 - 638
Crew330
Passengers-to-space ratio63
Decks12
Cabins266
Decks with cabins7
Christened bySarah Brightman
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Seabourn Encore Itineraries

DateItineraryDeparture PortPrice from
2021 Jan 06 16 days, one-way from Auckland to Sydney Auckland $8999
2021 Jan 22 16 days, one-way from Sydney to Auckland Sydney $8999
2021 Feb 07 16 days, one-way from Auckland to Sydney Auckland $8999
2021 Feb 23 16 days, one-way from Sydney to Auckland Sydney $8999
2021 Mar 11 16 days, one-way from Auckland to Sydney Auckland $8999
2021 Mar 11 33 days, one-way from Auckland to Benoa Auckland $14499
2021 Mar 27 17 days, one-way from Sydney to Benoa Sydney $7999
2021 Mar 27 27 days, one-way from Sydney to Singapore Sydney $10999
2021 Apr 13 10 days, one-way from Benoa to Singapore Benoa $4999
2021 Apr 13 28 days, one-way from Benoa to Dubai Benoa $11499
2021 Apr 23 18 days, one-way from Singapore to Dubai Singapore $6999
2021 Apr 23 36 days, one-way from Singapore to Piraeus Singapore $11999
2021 May 11 18 days, one-way from Dubai to Piraeus Dubai $6999
2021 May 11 25 days, one-way from Dubai to Valletta Dubai $9999
2021 May 29 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Valletta Piraeus $4499
2021 May 29 14 days, one-way from Piraeus to Barcelona Piraeus $7999
2021 Jun 05 7 days, one-way from Valletta to Barcelona Valletta $4499
2021 Jun 05 18 days, one-way from Valletta to Civitavecchia Valletta $9499
2021 Jun 12 11 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $6499
2021 Jun 12 21 days, round-trip Mediterranean Yacht Havens Barcelona $10999
2021 Jun 23 10 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Civitavecchia $6499
2021 Jun 23 17 days, round-trip Heart Of The Mediterranean Civitavecchia $9499
2021 Jul 03 7 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $4499
2021 Jul 03 14 days, round-trip Spain Romantic Rivieras Barcelona $7999
2021 Jul 10 7 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Civitavecchia $4499
2021 Jul 10 18 days, round-trip Mediterranean Gems Morocco Civitavecchia $9499
2021 Jul 17 11 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $6499
2021 Jul 17 21 days, round-trip Mediterranean Yacht Havens Barcelona $10999
2021 Jul 28 10 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Civitavecchia $6499
2021 Jul 28 17 days, round-trip Heart Of The Mediterranean Civitavecchia $9499
2021 Aug 07 7 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $4499
2021 Aug 07 14 days, round-trip Spain Romantic Rivieras Barcelona $7999
2021 Aug 14 7 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Civitavecchia $4499
2021 Aug 14 18 days, round-trip Mediterranean Gems Morocco Civitavecchia $9499
2021 Aug 21 11 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $6499
2021 Aug 21 21 days, round-trip Mediterranean Yacht Havens Barcelona $10999
2021 Sep 01 10 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Civitavecchia $6499
2021 Sep 01 17 days, round-trip Heart Of The Mediterranean Civitavecchia $9499
2021 Sep 11 7 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $4499
2021 Sep 11 14 days, round-trip Spain Romantic Rivieras Barcelona $7999
2021 Sep 18 7 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Barcelona Civitavecchia $4499
2021 Sep 18 14 days, round-trip Romantic Rivieras Spain Civitavecchia $7999
2021 Sep 25 7 days, one-way from Barcelona to Civitavecchia Barcelona $4499
2021 Sep 25 14 days, one-way from Barcelona to Valletta Barcelona $7499
2021 Oct 02 7 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Valletta Civitavecchia $4299
2021 Oct 02 14 days, one-way from Civitavecchia to Piraeus Civitavecchia $7499
2021 Oct 09 7 days, one-way from Valletta to Piraeus Valletta $4299
2021 Oct 09 14 days, one-way from Valletta to Piraeus Valletta $7499
2021 Oct 16 7 days, round-trip Aegean Autumn Piraeus $4299
2021 Oct 16 18 days, round-trip Golden Aegean Istanbul Piraeus $8999
2021 Oct 23 11 days, round-trip Aegean Gems Istanbul Piraeus $5999
2021 Oct 23 29 days, one-way from Piraeus to Dubai Piraeus $11999
2021 Nov 03 18 days, one-way from Piraeus to Dubai Piraeus $7999
2021 Nov 03 35 days, one-way from Piraeus to Singapore Piraeus $13499
2021 Nov 21 17 days, one-way from Dubai to Singapore Dubai $7999
2021 Dec 19 27 days, round-trip Holiday Grand Southeast Asia Singapore $13499
2021 Dec 19 14 days, one-way from Singapore to Hong Kong Singapore $7999
2022 Jan 02 28 days, round-trip South China Sea Circle Hong Kong $12499
2022 Jan 02 13 days, one-way from Hong Kong to Singapore Hong Kong $6999
2022 Jan 16 14 days, one-way from Singapore to Hong Kong Singapore $6999
2022 Jan 30 14 days, one-way from Hong Kong to Singapore Hong Kong $6999
2022 Feb 13 14 days, one-way from Singapore to Hong Kong Singapore $6999
2022 Feb 27 31 days, one-way from Hong Kong to Dubai Hong Kong $11999
2022 Feb 27 14 days, one-way from Hong Kong to Singapore Hong Kong $6999
2022 Mar 13 34 days, one-way from Singapore to Piraeus Singapore $12499
2022 Mar 13 17 days, one-way from Singapore to Dubai Singapore $7299
2022 Mar 30 17 days, one-way from Dubai to Piraeus Dubai $7299

Seabourn Encore Review

Review of Seabourn Encore

Seabourn Encore cruise ship is one of the newest in the Seabourn fleet - together with the sistership Seabourn Ovation (2018-built).

History - construction and ownership

Seabourn Cruises is a top-luxury (all-inclusive) company founded in 1986 and headquartered in Seattle WA. Seabourn operates on global itineraries, ranging from the 7-day Caribbean to 100+day Around the World voyages. Since 1998, Seabourn is fully-owned by Carnival Corporation - world's largest passenger shipping company. Seabourn is a signature travel brand and a major player on the premium-cruising market, competing for head-on with Silversea and RSSC-Regent Seven Seas.

Seabourn Encore cruise ship

The 40,350-ton, 604-passenger cruise ship Seabourn Encore is a top luxury vessel with surprising facilities’ wealth. The ship is 26% larger than the older Seabourn ships Odyssey, Quest, and Sojourn. Ship's passenger capacity is bigger with 34%, but with just 6% less space per guest. In comparison, the ship also features an additional deck and expanded public areas.

Cruise itinerary program

Seabourn Encore itinerary program is based on luxury Asia cruises with sailings to India and Arabia during ship's Maiden Season. Following are itineraries to Australia and New Zealand, as well as to the exotic isles of Southeast Asia.

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Cabins

Seabourn Encore has a total of 302 cabins (all of which are Suite staterooms) in 13 grades. Like all Seabourn ships, Encore is an all-suite vessel, but every suite aboard this Seabourn's vessel has a private veranda. All accommodations are all thoughtfully appointed, designed as homes with separate lounge room to unwind and entertain. The five Owner’s Suites measure up to 1,065 sq. feet (including a veranda); four Grand Suites (two-bedroom) are up to 1,680 sq. feet private living space. Choose to stay in a Penthouse Suite (one of the 21) on uppermost decks, featuring up to 540 sq. feet each.

By company's loyalty program "Seabourn Club", Silver Level and above passengers receive free Internet (limited and unlimited packages), free phone calls (20-30-40 min worldwide), complimentary Spa Massage, Day Pass for Spa Serene Area, free laundry (1 bag for every 7-days on the ship), plus discount pricing on onboard alcohol purchases (premium wines and spirits), future cruise booking discounts, luggage shipping service discounts, access to special offers and exclusive onboard events.

Shipboard dining options - Food and Drinks

Seabourn Encore is operated with all-inclusive deals and provides the best choice of dining venues (all complimentary) and open-bar lounges. Guests dine when, where, and with whom they wish. The design of Encore features contemporary spaces created by the Adam Tihany’s company, including ship's Main Dining Room and the club-like Seabourn Square lounge area.

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Follows the complete list of Seabourn Encore restaurants and food bars.

  • The Restaurant (main dining room with open-seating breakfast, lunch, and dinner; the dining amenities are top-luxurious; the Restaurant’s dress code is “elegant casual” with optional “formal” dress on special nights.
  • Sushi Restaurant (replacing the traditional “Restaurant 2” on the Odyssey-class Seabourn ships)
  • Patio Grill (serves the pool area with grilled specialties, salads, and several side dishes; fresh pizza by the slice is offered throughout the afternoon)
  • The Colonnade (open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; its chefs cook in an open kitchen and guests can enjoy watching the food being prepared; the menu for dinner is differently themed each day; the restaurant has an aft Terrace and an outdoor seating area)
  • The Grill by Thomas Keller (3-star Michelin chef) - with a classic American steakhouse menu.

Shipboard entertainment options - Fun and Sport

The ambiance of Seabourn Encore is relaxed, with sheer activities’ variety. Most sailings feature the Seabourn line’s Caviar in Surf Beach Barbecue or Marina Days when you can go kayaking or sail right from the ship. Seabourn cruise line’s service is ranked the best on the luxury cruising market – highly personalized and attentive. Tipping is not expected.

Additional amenities include Complimentary 24-hour Room-Service, Internet/WiFi Access, Laundry, Self-Serve Laundromats. Tipping/gratuities - tips are not expected or calculated in the price. Wedding parties on Seabourn ship Encore are held in any of the public spaces (no dedicated chapel on board).

Follows the complete list of Seabourn Encore lounges, clubs and other entertainment venues for kids, teens, and adults.

  • Living room (open-floor area serving as a lounge with a small seating area)
  • The Casino (with 1 roulette table, 3 gaming tables for blackjack and poker, 15 slot machines)
  • The Club lounge (disco & nightclub)
  • The Club Pool area (with one plunge pool flanked by two Whirlpools, served by The Club’s bar)
  • Whirlpool (with an open-deck area with loungers)
  • Grand Salon (main show lounge for grand productions, featuring a 6-piece band; hosts guest lectures and presentations during the day)
  • Card Room (cards playing and bard games room)
  • 3 duty-free shops (The Boutique for fashion clothes, perfumes, and luxury cosmetics; The Seabourn Shop for Seabourn-logo merchandise; The Collection for brand watches and jewelry)
  • The Coffee Bar (patisserie & specialty coffee bar, serving Seabourn Square lounge area, which has a corner serving as the Library/Computer Centre)
  • Patio Pool (swimming pool, two Whirlpools, sunbathing area with loungers, private cabanas; served with drinks by Patio Bar; the pool deck also hosts barbecue parties)
  • Sky Bar (serves the Patio Pool’s balcony level)
  • The “Spa at Seabourn” (11,400 ft2 wellness area spanning on two decks, with outdoor relaxation deck area, Massage-Treatment Rooms, Steam Room, Saunas, Thermal Suite, glass-roofed Spa pool, Beauty Salon)
  • Fitness Center (panoramic-view modern gym)
  • Motion Studio (separate Aerobics Room)
  • Observation Bar (round-shaped observation lounge with grand piano)
  • Promenade; Outdoor relaxation areas (The Retreat, Sun Terrace, Spa Terrace)
  • The Retreat (multi-use, open-air relaxation area with a 9-hole Golf putting green and courts for deck games - Giant Chess, Shuffleboard).
  • On Seabourn Encore, the cruise company debuted a new production show (titled "An Evening with Tim Rice") and a new Wellness program (by Dr. Andrew Weil). The show was created exclusively for Seabourn Cruises by "Belinda King Creative Productions". Tim Rice and Dr. Weil were both guests on the ship's maiden voyage.

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Seabourn Encore Wiki

Seabourn Encore cruise ship is the line's newest vessel providing all-inclusive "big yacht cruising" vacation experiences. Her sister as the design is Seabourn Ovation (2017). The other fleet members are named OdysseyQuest and Sojourn. All Seabourn ships, as a sea vacation travel concept, continue to be widely acknowledged as the "game-changer" for the luxury ship travel industry.

Compared to fleet's three Odyssey-class vessels, the Encore ship is about 1/5th larger in size (26%), 1/3rd bigger as passenger capacity (34%, based on double occupancy), with 1 additional deck, re-designed venues, expanded public spaces, and features 6% less space per passenger. Traditionally for the ships in the Seabourn fleet, all passenger cabins (all are suites) have private verandas.

Seabourn Encore cruise ship construction

On September 15, 2015, with the keel-laying ceremony officially started the vessel's construction. The ceremony was attended by Antonio Quintano (Marghera shipyard's manager) and Keith Taylor (Holland America Group's Executive VP). On March 4, 2016, was the vessel's launch at Marghera shipyard. The special event was attended by Marnie Tihany (wife of Adam D Tihany, the ship's interior designer).

The godmother's name was revealed in Nov 2016 - Mrs. Sarah Brightman (born 1960). She is a UK classical soprano, also actress, musician, songwriter. Her 1996 duet with Andrea Bocelli (the single "Time to Say Goodbye") became one of the world's best-selling singles. Seabourn ship's namesake is the 2019-launched Norwegian Encore (NCL).

On November 30, 2016, the vessel was officially delivered with a ceremony held at the Marghera shipyard. The event was attended by Seabourn's President Richard Meadows, and Fincantieri's CEO Giuseppe Bono.

On January 7, 2017, was the vessel's christening ceremony held at Port Singapore. The naming ceremony was led by the godmother Sarah Brightman. Cruise passengers and many VIP guests joined the ship's staff for a show launch. Followed performances by local musicians and actors, including lion dancers and stilt walkers.

The Inaugural Cruise (maiden voyage themed "Gems of the Java Sea") was a 10-day itinerary to ports in Indonesia (Singapore to Benoa, Bali). Followed Asian and Australian voyages and repositioning via Suez Canal to Europe (the Mediterranean). During its Inaugural cruise season in 2016, Seabourn Encore offered mostly one-way itineraries to ports in Europe (Mediterranean), Asia (Dubai, India, Sri Lanka), Southeast Asia (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore), Australia and New Zealand. Seabourn Encore spent the summer 2017 season in Europe / Mediterranean on itineraries 7-, 10-, and 14-day in length.

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