Side view of Scenic Eclipse cruise ship on the ocean in New York

Scenic Eclipse - A Discovery Yacht Experience for a Journey of a Lifetime

Designed with the sleek contours of a sailing yacht paired with an unwavering commitment to your safety, you can rest assured that your journey with Scenic Eclipse will be one of complete excellence.
The World’s First Discovery YachtTM delivers a truly all-inclusive luxury experience, handcrafted to you. Delight in a selection of elegant suites, opulent well-being facilities and world-class dining venues on our 6-star vessel.
Explore some of most remote and pristine regions of the world – places previously inaccessible to the ordinary traveller. Whether it’s witnessing a colony of king penguins, watching a pod of whales in the midnight Arctic sun or gazing up at a towering glacier for the first time, you’ll experience moments to cherish for a lifetime. And all with the bespoke and boutique privacy afforded to you by the design of our Discovery Yacht.  
With no more than 200 guests on board during our polar voyages and no more than 228 guests in non-polar regions, you can guarantee a personal and intimate experience when travelling with Scenic Eclipse. We’ve implemented one of the highest space-to-guest ratios# in the industry, allowing your journey of a lifetime to be as personal or as sociable as you wish.


  • Truly all-inclusive luxury and discovery
  • The World’s First Discovery Yacht, designed to access small ports and unique locations with abundant spaces to relax on board
  • No more than 200 guests on board in Polar regions (228 in other destinations)
  • Luxurious all Balcony Suites ranging from the 32sqm / 344sqf Verandah Suite, up to the 245sqm / 2,637sqf Two-bedroom Penthouse Suite
  • Up to 10 dining venues ensuring variety and space for diners
  • Personalised well-being options to stay healthy while on board, including the 550sqm / 5,920sqf Senses Spa with Yoga and Pilates studios
  • An almost 1:1 staff-to-guest ratio and Butler service for all guests
  • Up to 20 member expert Discovery Team in Polar regions plus two on board helicopters and a submarine for ultimate exploration
  • State-of-the-art HVAC system for continuous flow of 100% fresh air in each suite and public areas
  • Outstanding standards of service, health and hygiene including COVID testing for all guests and crew

Spacious all-verandah suite accommodation

The luxurious suites on Scenic Eclipse will become your own private haven.
Each suite offers spacious surrounds, elegant furnishings and incomparable amenities. From the generous 32 sqm/344 sqft Verandah Suite to the 245 sqm/2,637 sqft Two-Bedroom Penthouse Suite, our suites redefine the standard of ocean cruising accommodation. Relax in the separate lounge area during the day or enjoy your own private verandah, which features floor-to-ceiling sliding doors, letting you make the most of the fresh ocean air and natural light.
After a day of unforgettable discovery, retire to your Scenic Slumber Bed; our signature design features soft downy pillows and premium high-thread-count bed linen, ensuring you have a relaxing night’s sleep. Each suite is also equipped with a ground-breaking three-stage HVAC (heating, ventilation, air conditioning) air purification system, and the highest sound insulation as per the Class Society Bureau Veritas – just a few of our on board innovations to assist your relaxation, health and well-being.

Space to relax and retreat to

Scenic eclipse observation lounge
Relaxation is paramount to your voyage with Scenic Eclipse. Our ship features a variety of carefully designed spaces that allow you to retreat for some quiet and privacy, whenever you desire. 
Step out onto the Sun Terrace and Observation Terrace to admire the stunning views. Or soak up the fresh air and witness incredible wildlife on the horizon as you recline in one of the sun beds on The Spa and Pool Terraces.
If you would prefer to rest indoors, the well-stocked library in the Observation Lounge is the perfect peaceful retreat. Be inspired and educated with access to our high-tech theatre. The Scenic Lounge also offers optimum room to unwind. Whilst only the cleanest air is ever circulated throughout the whole of our Discovery Yacht, thanks to our revolutionary three-stage air purification. 
However you’d like to relax and enjoy your own company, Scenic Eclipse is cleverly designed to offer a variety of quiet spaces. So much so, you will feel like you are on your own private yacht.
Active mind and body
As well as ample room to unwind, Scenic Eclipse offers an abundance of thoughtfully designed facilities and programmes that allow you to maintain an active lifestyle or relax your mind, body and soul.

Intimate dining venues 

A multicultural culinary adventure awaits you while on board Scenic Eclipse. Choose from up to 10 dining venues, savouring a diverse array of dishes, all prepared with fresh, locally sourced and seasonal ingredients.
The intimate seating numbers in each restaurant ensures that all of our dining experiences will be delivered with impeccable service, offering a treat to your senses. Indulge in fine dining with fried oysters and caviar one evening, followed by a Bento Box style meal another evening.
For more casual dining, our all-day Azure Bar and Café serves a variety of light fare and snacks. The indoor and outdoor seating let you soak up the inspiring seascapes and ocean breeze while you dine. Another option for breakfast and lunch dining is The Yacht Club. Recline at one of the tables, enjoying magnificent open-air views.
If you are seeking truly exclusive and private dining experiences, indulge in a gastronomy experience at the Chef’s Table, an ‘invitation only’ venue limited to just ten guests. Additionally, the Teppanyaki grill is limited to just eight guests, with a booking only policy. For culinary enthusiasts, our on board cooking school, Scenic Epicure, offers interactive cooking demonstrations for eight guests at a time.
Dining doesn’t need to be a social affair though. If you would prefer to dine in the privacy of your luxurious suite and verandah, in-suite dining is available all day.
However you wish to dine and whichever cuisine matches your taste buds, you can delight in tailored dining experiences and the finest world cuisine on board Scenic Eclipse – all while watching the unspoiled landscapes unfold.

Small group exploration and exclusive access

Specially designed to dock in the heart of towns and cities, Scenic Eclipse will take you direct to each destination without a long drive from port. Our truly all-inclusive shore excursions consist of a small number of guests, letting you enjoy an immersive and personal travel experience, led by our expert guides.
With Scenic Freechoice, our range of all-inclusive activities can be tailored to your interests and fitness levels. You will have absolute freedom to choose which excursions you would like to embark on, guided by regional experts. If you require additional support, walking sticks and poles can be found in your suite.

If you choose to explore the Mediterranean or the Americas, our unique all-inclusive Scenic Enrich experiences deliver exclusive private access for unforgettable moments. Gain insight into the cultural and natural highlights of your destination, only available to Scenic guests. Witness a private performance in an elegant cathedral or relish exclusive after-hours access to an iconic museum.

When travelling to more remote Polar regions, you can rest assured your utmost safety is taken care of. Scenic Eclipse exceeds all the benchmarks for cruising in these regions, as aided by the revolutionary Azipod® propulsion system, super strengthened hull, safety systems and Polar Class 6 level technology.

As well as our daily excursions, you’ll have the opportunity to soar above and beyond in our helicopters^ or under the ocean’s surface in our Scenic Neptune submarine^. Both seat no more than six guests, so you can witness magnificent sights from a new perspective, in the intimacy of a small group of like minded travellers.

Your Journey of a Lifetime with Scenic Eclipse

From luxuriously appointed suites and opulent wellness areas, to a diverse selection of dining venues and incredible onshore experiences tailored to your tastes, your journey with Scenic Eclipse will be one to cherish for a lifetime. You can rest assured that your health and well-being are paramount; every small detail has been taken care of to ensure your complete safety during your time on board and on shore.

Explore beyond the horizon and view our complete collection of Scenic Eclipse voyages.

#GRT (Gross Registered Tonnage) per guest of 88 in polar and 77 in non-polar region against an overall Scenic Eclipse GRT of 17,545. ^Subject to regulatory approval and at an additional cost. *E-bikes do not operate in all regions.