About Silver Galapagos
Cruise on the ultra-luxury 100-guest Silver Galapagos, suited to navigate the waterways throughout the fascinating Galápagos Islands. Experience the intimate conviviality and elegant sophistication that has made Silversea the choice of discerning travelers. Offering the perfect blend of luxury and enrichment, see incredible sights and animals, including penguins, tortoises, iguanas and blue-footed booties in their natural habitats, while also enjoying such niceties as butler service and complimentary alcoholic beverages. Taking you to your adventures ashore is a fleet of zodiacs. Treasure the Galapagos to the fullest, with exterior areas that let you appreciate the panoramic view of the spectacular islands.
With an intimate atmosphere, much like a country club, there are no formal nights and only casual, informal attire. Public spaces include a fabulous restaurant, piano bar, main lounge and outdoor bar, Internet café, two whirlpool tubs and a marine observation deck. Share easy conversation over complimentary drinks with like-minded guests from around the world who will become delightful travel companions in the intimate ambiance reminiscent of a country club.
All of the ship's accommodations are ocean-view suites, many with private balconies, the personalized services of a professional butler who will pamper you with white glove service as you relax completely on your incredible adventure cruise. Boasting five decks brimming with exciting onboard amenities, the Silver Galapagos features spaces to relax, fabulous venues featuring spectacular views, including the Explorer and Stargazing Areas. Unforgettable up-close encounters with Galapagos' legendary sea life is offered at the Snorkel Area. Experience complimentary expeditions onshore that are guided by Silversea's highly knowledgable Expedition Team.
Let your palate explore as well as you savor delicious gourmet cuisine at the Restaurant, serving delicious international cuisine. Recap your exciting daytime adventures each evening at lounges.
Select suites feature large private verandas or panoramic windows to better enjoy the spectacular views. All feature a refrigerator and bar stocked with your beverage preferences, fine Pratesi linens, your choice of firm or soft mattress, a marble bathroom, luxury bath amenities, spa robes, slippers, on-demand movies and music. WiFi Internet access is also available.
Thrilling discoveries await you in the Galapagos and there is not better way to get there and see them than on an incredible, intimate and luxurious journey aboard the Silver Galapagos.
Silver Galapagos sails on week-long cruises roundtrip from Baltra Island, following either a western or north central route, to several Galapagos Islands, including Charles Darwin Research Station.
Deluxe Veranda Suite
303 sq.ft. including a private balcony 68 sq.ft. Balcony with wooden parquet with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors, Sitting area with convertible sofa to accomodate an additional guest, Twin beds or queen-sized bed, Marbled bathroom, Fitted wardrobe with personal safe, Vanity table with hair dryer, Flat-screen television.
Decks 3 & 4: 250 – 235 sq.ft. with view window / Deck 2: 240 – 210 sq.ft. with three portholes, View window (Decks 3 and 4, Three portholes (Deck 2), Sitting area with convertible sofa to accomodate an additional guest, Twin beds or queen-sized bed, Marbled bathroom, Fitted wardrobe or walk-in closet (Deck 2) with personal safe, Vanity table with hair dryer, Flat-screen television.
361 sq.ft. including a private balcony 74 sq.ft. Balcony with wooden parquet with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors, Sitting area with convertible sofa to accomodate an additional guest, Twin beds or queen-sized bed, Marbled bathroom, Fitted wardrobe with personal saf, Vanity table with hair drye, Flat-screen televisio, Sparklingwine served with Pacari Ecuadorian organic chocolates and a bowl of fruit, Illy® espresso machine.
287 sq.ft. Large picture window providing panoramic ocean views, Easy access to public observation area with patio furniture, Sitting area with convertible sofa to accomodate an additional guest, Twin beds or queen-sized bed, Marbled bathroom, Fitted wardrobe with personal saf, Vanity table with hair drye, Flat-screen television.
268 sq.ft. including a private balcony 53 sq.ft. Balcony with wooden parquet with patio furniture and floor-to-ceiling glass doors, Sitting area with convertible sofa to accomodate an additional guest, Twin beds or queen-sized bed, Marbled bathroom, Fitted wardrobe with personal saf, Vanity table with hair dryer, Flat-screen television.
One of the healthiest cuisines to exist, The Grill features lava stone cooking at its finest. Sourced from volcanic rock and placed in an oven to reach an optimum temperature of 400°C, The Grill invites guests to cook their food directly at their table. Place your meat, fish or vegetables on top of the grill stone or inside the soup bowl, and then simply cook to your very own taste. Every bite is cooked to perfection, time after time. With the stone cooking available in the evenings only, The Grill becomes a daytime rotisserie and gourmet salad and burger bar, offering build your own burgers from the best selections of meat.
The menu in The Restaurant includes a wide range of international selections to accommodate of our guests. Our chefs always include a choice of local Ecuadorean specialities to enrich your culinary journey, as well, but whether you choose Galapagos Lobster à la Galapaguera or filet mignon with truffles, your selections will be artfully presented and served. The Restaurant offers open-seating dining, which means there are no assigned times, no assigned tables. You are free to dine when, where and with whom you please.
Relaxing in the ship’s library, you can read books about the natural sciences, human history and conservation of the islands, and find maps and charts of this remarkable archipelago that sprawls over 36,000 square miles around the Equator. Here you can also find a choice of contemporary literature and an extensive collection of the classics, test your knowledge with daily quizzes and crosswords, or challenge someone to a game of chess or a board game.
Snorkelling Equipment Area
Snorkelling equipment for guests is stowed and cleaned in this outdoor area on Deck 3. Guests who bring their own equipment can also stow their gear here to dry after our water activities.
Decks: 3 4
A full range of salon services is available for both men and women including hairstyling, manicures and pedicures. Appointments for these chargeable services may be made on board the ship. Appointments for these chargeable services at the beauty salon may be made on board the ship, or in advance via My Silversea.
After an energetic day ashore, a soothing ministration may be the perfect accompaniment to the spiritual and physical renewal of travel.
Eye-opening panoramas inspire you ever onward in the Fitness Centre with its treadmill, elliptical trainer, stationary bike and a weight machine.
Meet and mingle with fellow travellers and your expedition leaders in the Piano Bar, where cocktails are served and views of blue seas and lava-rock landscapes are always on display. Your bartender will quickly learn your favourite drink, but do try one of the local concoctions — a Blue Footed Boobie perhaps. Accompanied by the music of our resident pianist, you can take your afternoon tea here, and enjoy pre-dinner cocktails before an impromptu dinner with new-found friends.
Attend informative lectures, recaps and briefings, and enjoy views of the islands in the Explorer Lounge on Deck 3. Along with a sophisticated AV system, there’s also a small photography station with an IMac where guests can download and edit their photographs during their time on board.