Built in 1973, MV Aegean Odyssey is a cruise ship which is owned and operated by the small Voyages to Antiquity Cruise company. Originally built as a ferry, it was converted to a cruise ship in 1988 and in 2010 it underwent a complete refit and refurbishment. The ship has a capacity for 380 passengers and 180 crew members and offers an intimate and cozy cruise in a comfortable and stylish environment. MV Aegean Odyssey offers cruises around the coastal areas of Southern and Central Mediterranean. The small size of the ship gives her the advantage of been able to dock at some of the smaller Greek Islands which larger cruise ships are unable to do.
Dining Options On-Board MV Aegean Odyssey
The MV Aegean Odyssey offers passengers a choice of 3 main restaurants, The Marco Polo Dining room. The Terrace Cafe and Tapas On The Terrace, The Marco Polo Dining room is a traditional dining room which serves a wide range of Mediterranean dishes in an elegant and sophisticated environment. For a more relaxed, casual dining experience, passengers can visit the beautiful Terrace Cafe which has a choice of either outdoor or indoor seating. The Tapas On The Terrace is a beautiful outdoor restaurant which serves delicious seafood and Italian dishes in a romantic, laid back environment. All dishes are prepared to perfection by the on-board expert chefs.
Other dining options include, afternoon tea which is served in the Observation Lounge when the ship is not at shore. Tea, coffee, scones, cakes and sandwiches are offered in a comfortable setting for passengers to sit back and relax as they admire the stunning sea-views. For late night snacks, The Lido Bar and Rendezvous Bar bar serve small meals and freshly cooked snacks late into the evening. MV Aegean also has room service available for passengers who would prefer to dine in their comfort of their own cabin.
Day Time Activities and Features
One of the main day time attractions on-board the MV Aegean Odyssey is the beautiful port stops which the ship regular stops at for passengers to explore. The ship provides regular excursions with expert tour guides available to point out all the sites of interest. On-board the ship there is a large conference room which hosts regular informative talks from historians and local experts.
When at sea, passengers have a wide range of activities to choose from including, outdoor swimming pool, library, shop, Internet Centre, Spa and Jacuzzi and Beauty Saloon, The Beauty Saloon offers the ultimate in pampering and indulgence with various treatments on offer including facials, manicures, pedicures, hair styling, colouring and much more.
What’s The Entertainment Like On-Board MV Aegean Odyssey?
Evening entertainment on-board MV Aegean Odyssey centres around the 4 bars and 3 lounges. Guests can choose to relax over a refreshing drink with friends or take in some live music in one of the stylish bars. The Lido Bar is a great place to unwind with an exotic cocktail at the end of a busy day exploring. Both The Observation Lounge and the stylish Charleston Lounge have a fully stocked bar and regular live piano music for passengers to enjoy. The ship also has cards and various board games available for passengers to challenge fellow guests to a game of Bridge or Chess.