Seabourn Odyssey rated best ship in the world

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Seabourn Odyssey rated best ship in the world

The readers of Condé Nast Traveler magazine have once again voted the ships of Seabourn as the best in the world in their annual readers poll, with Seabourn Odyssey taking the top spot. The full results will be published in the February 2012 edition.

Five of Seabourn ships appear in the Best Small Cruise Ships category Top Ten

#1 - Seabourn Odyssey
#2 - Seabourn Pride
#4 - Seabourn Sojourn
#6- Seabourn Legend
#7- Seabourn Spirit

Seabourn Quest debuted in June 2011 and was not included in the poll.

The ships were rated in a variety of different categories including:-

  • Service
  • Itineraries
  • Food and Dining
  • Activities
  • Design
  • Layout

Seabourn Scores

  • Seabourn Odyssey scored 97.1 for cabins
  • Seabourn Sojourn scored 98.8 for food & dining
  • Seabourn Legend scored 93.5 for design & layout


Seabourn's president, Richard Meadows said, "These honours truly belong to Seabourn's hardworking crew. We're extremely proud of them, and we know that these rankings are a direct result of the exceptional way they care for our guests."

Fleet Expansion

In 2011, Seabourn completed a three-ship new vessel expansion, which saw the launch of the 450-guest Seabourn Odyssey in June 2009, Seabourn Sojourn in June 2010, and the new Seabourn Quest in June 2011.

Seabourn's fleet also includes the line's original trio of 208-guest ships: Seabourn Pride, Seabourn Spirit and Seabourn Legend

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