© John WilsonMs Seabourn Quest, Past and Present

Ms Seabourn Quest

© John Wilson

© John Wilson

Steel twin screw motor vessel built in 2011 by T. Mariotti, Genoa, Italy (Yard No 64) for Seabourn Cruise Line Ltd, Nassau, Bahamas .

Technical Data

  • Length: 198.15m (overall), 169.20m (between perpendiculars)
  • Breadth of hull: 25.60m
  • Depth: 15.25m (to upper deck), 9.0m (to main deck)
  • Draught: 6.40m
  • Tonnage: 32,346 gross/10,532 net/3,000t deadweight
  • Engines: 4 × Wärtsilä 12V32
  • Power/Propellers: 23,040kW/2
  • Speed: 19 knots (service), 25.5 knots (max)
  • Capacity: 450 passengers
  • Crew: 330
  • Passenger Decks: 11
  • Call Sign: C6YZ5
  • IMO Number: 9483126.
  • Registry: Bahamas
  • Sister Ships: Seaborn Odyssey, Seaborn Sojourn.


November 27th 2007: Building contract.

June 30th 2008: Keel laid.

May 28th 2011: Delivered to Seabourn Cruise Line Ltd, Nassau, Bahamas.

June 20th 2011: Christened.

May 13th 2013 – June 2nd 2013: Dry-docked for a refit at the T. Mariotti shipyard Genoa, Italy. 

© Willem Oldenburg  © Willem Oldenburg

© Willem Oldenburg

We would like to thank: Willem Oldenburg and John Wilson for their assistance in producing this feature. All information is believed to be correct and no responsibility is accepted for errors and omissions.

Article © Nigel Thornton and Ray Goodfellow (Dover Ferry Photos Group)

Post a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *