Island Sky — Z

The all-suite Island Sky is a spacious 100-guest expedition vessel. Public spaces include a large lounge, elegant bar with piano, library, single- seating dining room, and a rear sun deck where meals are served in pleasant weather. All suites have an ocean view and feature a sitting area, en suite bathroom,  at-screen television, spacious wardrobes, small refrigerator, and dressing table.

• Five decks of guest facilities.
— Magellan Deck – guest suites, restaurant, doctor’s office.
— Columbus Deck – guest suites, lounge, reception.
— Marco Polo Deck – guest suites, club, library.
— Erikson Deck – guest suites with balconies, bridge, outdoor bar, and café.
— Explorer Deck – guest suites with balconies, salon, and sun deck.
• Stairs and an elevator service all guest decks.
• The bridge is available to visit most times throughout the day, contingent upon weather, security, and navigation conditions.
• Smoking is permitted in designated areas.

• All suites feature ocean views and have two twin beds that can be reconfigured into one queen, a sitting area, en suite bathroom, large wardrobes, vanity table, small refrigerator, television, personal safe, hairdryer, assorted toiletries, individually controlled air-conditioning and heating, and American-style outlets (two  at prongs) at 110 volts.
• Magellan Deck suites are 230 square feet and have two to four portholes.
• Columbus Deck suites are 240 square feet with large picture windows.
• Marco Polo Deck suites range between 225 to 240 square feet and feature large picture windows.
• Erikson Deck suites are 270 square feet including private balconies.
• Explorer Deck suites are 325 square feet including private balconies.

• The main restaurant can accommodate all guests at one seating.
• Most diets can be catered for on board, but special dietary requests must be made in advance.
• Breakfast is served in the restaurant with a la carte and buffet options.
• When weather permits, meals can be served on deck, but are usually served in the main restaurant. • Afternoon tea and hors d’oeuvres are served in the lounge; coffee and tea are available in the club.

• Island Sky carries a fleet of Zodiacs, a small tender, and is equipped to offer scuba diving.
• Public spaces include a large lounge, club and bar with piano, and library with games, reference books, novels, DVDs, and
computers with Internet access.
• Free onboard Wi-Fi is available for all guests.
• There are two sun decks: one on the aft of the Erikson Deck with an outdoor bar and café, and one on the Explorer Deck.
• Laundry services (no dry cleaning), a hair salon, and a small doctor’s office are available. Rates are posted on board.
• The U.K. pound is the currency used on board. Traveler’s checks, Visa, Mastercard, and American Express are accepted for payment of shipboard accounts.

• Daily activity options including Zodiac cruises, nature walks, and cultural tours
• All gratuities
• All accommodations
• World-class lecture and expedition team
• All onboard meals and group meals ashore, including soft drinks, beer, and wine with lunch and dinner
• All entrance fees, taxes, and landing and port charges
• Arrival and departure transfers on group dates
• Gift certificates for recommended expedition gear and reading materials
• Medical expense coverage and emergency evacuation insurance

Built: 1992
Refurbished: 2011
Gross Tonnage: 4,200
Length: 297 ft
Beam: 50 ft
Draft: 14 ft
Number of Guests: 100
Crew: 72
Crew Nationality: International
Ship’s Registry: Bahamas


    Owner's Suite
Two-Room Suite with balcony, sitting room and bedroom.
385 Sq.ft. (34 m2), Including an 110 Sq.ft. (10.2 m2) Balcony
    Category 6
Suites with private balcony and sitting area.
325 Sq.ft. (30 m2), Including an 80 Sq.ft. (7.4 m2) Balcony
  Category 5
Suites with private balcony and sitting area.
260 Sq.ft. (24 m2), Including a 40 Sq.ft. (3.7 m2) Balcony
  Category 4
Suites with tinted, sliding glass door and side windows and sitting area.
240 Sq.ft. (22 m2)
  Category 3
Suites with tinted, sliding glass door and sitting area.
220 Sq.ft. (20.4 m2)
  Category 2
Suites with window and sitting area.
225 Sq.ft. (21 m2)
  Category 1
Suites with porthole and sitting area.
235 Sq.ft. (22 m2)