Why we like this ship
- Small ship with only 45 cabins which means the service is very personal
- Completely remodelled in 2012
- Bilingual lectures daily 2 comfortable lounges in which to relax
- All inclusive of meals, excursions and open bar
- A1 ice class rating to allow close proximity to glaciers
- Excursions to suit all abilities and adventure levels
Skorpios III is an extremely comfortable vessel despite being a little dated in its decor. More importantly, it takes you to more glaciers than any other cruise in the Chilean Fjords and has won awards for its food and service
Voyages aboard the Skorpios III
Skorpios III has a great variety of cabin types, all of which are very comfortable and spacious. It can be tricky to get your head around all of the options though. For example only certain categories have double beds, and only one category caters for solo travellers. Some decks are better than others for privacy too, so get in early for the best choice, and let us know what you're looking for and we'll help you find the right one.
Chloe O'Keeffe Patagonia Specialist
There are 45 cabins aboard the Skorpios III, offering either queen-sized, king-sized, twin or triple beds. Each has a private bathroom, TV, wardrobe, bedside tables, a safe and the option of background music.
Beds are extremely comfortable and cosy with thick mattresses, soft pillows and plenty of warm covers. Cabins have traditional decor, are well-maintained and are cleaned every day.
The main dining room, where breakfast, lunch, tea and dinner is served, is on the Acropolis deck. There are tables of different sizes and you dine at the same table for each meal, giving you the chance to get to know your fellow passengers. As well as all the meals taking place in the dining room, talks and presentations are also held here.
In between excursions, meal times and lectures, relax in the Apolo lounge on the Parthenon deck. The lounge has a bar, comfy sofas, tables and televisions on which movies are shown. All drinks and snacks are included. This space is often used for talks.
When you have some downtime during your cruise, go to the Zeus lounge on the Parthenon deck. There is a bar, comfy sofas, tables and televisions; movies are shown at regular intervals. All drinks and snacks are included. Talks are occasionally held here.
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