Swan Hellenic Cruises' MV Minerva is a small and intimate ship with just 6 passenger decks and 178 cabins - ranging in size from the impressive 360 sq. ft Owner's Suite to the modest but comfortable 140 sq. ft Standard Cabin. Interior décor is elegant and homely in style with fine wool carpets and classic wooden furniture. Essentially, she offers her guests the ambience of a country house.
Diversions onboard MV Minerva are varied and tasteful with guest speakers operating in the Darwin Lounge as well as regular classical music performances. Alternatively one has time to unwind in the ship's Library, Card Room or Cinema. There is also a gymnasium and various Spa services for the health conscious.
MV Minerva provides fine dining with creative menus and excellent cuisine. Whether guests enjoy formal meals in The Swan Restaurant or a more casual repast in the Veranda Restaurant, all tastes are catered for.
Many guests aboard MV Minerva travel unaccompanied and find the friendly Swan Hellenic style of cruising the perfect way to see the world – the ship offers several single occupancy cabins.
With a great variety of different expeditions on offer aboard Minerva - from the Antarctica to the Indian Ocean - this ship offers an elegant and adventurous cruise service.
MV Minerva Accommodation
- 2 Owners Suites (360 sq. ft) with balcony.
- 10 Suites (290 sq. ft) with balcony.
- Superior/Deluxe Cabins (162 sq. ft) with picture windows.
- Standard Outside-View or Interior Cabins (140 sq. ft) with no refrigerator.
- Bath/shower and toilet
- TV, Hairdryer and personal safe
- Writing desk
MV Minerva Dining Options
The Swan Restaurant
The ship's formal dining venue serving high quality cuisine on an open seating basis.
An informal eatery with indoor/outdoor seating and excellent menus.
A 24-hour bistro serving casual breakfasts, luncheons and dinners.
MV Minerva Entertainment
- The Darwin Lounge hosts guest speakers on a variety of specialist subjects.
- Orpheus Lounge
- Livingstone Lounge
- Classical concerts and musical performances in the main Lounge.
- Card room, Cinema and Library.
- Shackleton & Wheeler Bars
MV Minerva Facilities
- Beauty Salon
- Swimming Pool
- Internet Lounge
- Gift Shop
- Medical Centre
|22 Aug 2017||SAVE £300pp! Andalucia and the Cote D'Azur||12 days||Minerva|
|3 Sep 2017||SAVE £550pp! Treasures of the Tyrrhenian and Adriatic Seas||14 days||Minerva|
|3 Sep 2017||Genoa to Piraeus||28 days||Minerva|
|17 Sep 2017||SAVE £300pp! Hidden Beauties of the Adriatic||14 days||Minerva|
|1 Oct 2017||SAVE £300pp! Sparkling Aegean||13 days||Minerva|
|1 Oct 2017||Piraeus to Piraeus||26 days||Minerva|
|14 Oct 2017||SAVE £250pp! Inspiring Islands and the Corinth Canal||13 days||Minerva|
|27 Oct 2017||SAVE £100pp! Passage through Red Sea and Suez||14 days||Minerva|
|9 Nov 2017||SAVE £300pp! Pearls of Persian Gulf||12 days||Minerva|
|20 Nov 2017||SAVE £300pp! Spices of India||16 days||Minerva|
|20 Nov 2017||Persian Gulf To The Bay of Bengal||30 days||Minerva|
|5 Dec 2017||SAVE £300pp! Colors of India and Indochina||15 days||Minerva|
|19 Dec 2017||SAVE £350pp! Festive Indonesia||17 days||Minerva|
|4 Jan 2018||SAVE £350pp! Vietnamese Vistas||15 days||Minerva|
|18 Jan 2018||SAVE £350pp! Sailing the South China||17 days||Minerva|