Ocean Nova

Ocean Nova is a modern and comfortable expedition vessel built in Denmark in 1992 and fully refurbished in 2006, with annual upgrades and improvements. Her ice-strengthened hull is ideally suited for expedition travel in Antarctica. It comfortably carries 67 passengers for fly-cruises to Antarctica. It features a glass-enclosed observation lounge and presentation room, and a fleet of 7 Zodiacs perfect for disembarking and wildlife viewing.



  • Three categories of accommodation: Single, Double and Triple Cabins
  • All cabins feature a
    picture window, a writing desk with chair,
    a wardrobe, individually controlled
    heating system, and a private bathroom
    with shower


  • Glass-enclosed observation deck and presentation room
  • Spacious dining room and bar
  • Library
  • Small gym
  • Infirmary

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Ship Specifications

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  • Staff & Crew: 46
  • Guests: 67
  • Length: 73 m
  • Breadth: 11 m
  • Draft: 3.7 m
  • Propulsion: Diesel Engines – 2000 horsepower
  • Ice Class: 1B, EO (Hull Ice 1A)
  • Cruising Speed: 12 knots, in open water
  • Lifeboats: 2 fully-enclosed, 4 life rafts

Deck Plan 

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