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Seven Seas Navigator Review

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  • Connoisseur Club for cognac and cigars
  • Prime 7 is the fleet's dedicated steakhouse

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Seven Seas Navigator Overview

(4.0) 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
The 33,000-ton, 490-passenger Seven Seas Navigator debuted in the fall of 1999. The all-suite vessel features 245 ocean-view suites, 90 percent of which have private balconies. The Navigator was once a Soviet research vessel, which the line purchased, stripped, and converted into a modern luxury cruise ship. It was the first all-suite ship for Regent Seven Seas Cruises.

Highlights of the Seven Seas Navigator experience include: spacious suite accommodations (301 to 1,173 square feet); luxurious in-suite amenities; impeccable service throughout; a generous space-per-passenger ratio (67.3 ft. of public space per guest); varied dining possibilities (including a steakhouse and Italian alternative dining options); an upscale Canyon Ranch SpaClub (formerly Carita Spa); and ten Internet-ready computers.

The Navigator experience is very personal for most passengers, with a majority of the staff (at every level) quickly learning your name and preferences. The small number of passengers compared to the amount of public space typically makes for a very quiet cruise experience.
Seven Seas Navigator Fellow Passengers
Typical Navigator passengers appear to be 40+, affluent and quite well traveled. There are many veteran RSSC cruisers aboard most sailings, and they can often be heard comparing notes on previous experiences with the line (as well as sailings with other upscale lines like Crystal).
Seven Seas Navigator Dress Code
The dress code is almost always elegant casual after 6 p.m. Skirts or slacks paired with blouses or sweaters, pant suits or dresses are acceptable for ladies, while men should wear slacks and collared shirts. Sport jackets are optional; jeans, T-shirts, baseball caps, shorts, sneakers and bathrobes are not allowed in any public area in the evening. In addition, cruises of 16 nights or longer will have two formal optional nights, when passengers can either wear elegant casual attire or opt for a more formal look (gowns, cocktail dresses, dark suits or tuxedos).

Complimentary self-service launderettes are available on four decks.
Seven Seas Navigator Gratuity
The Navigator has a no-tipping policy. All gratuities are included in the cruise fare.
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Seven Seas Navigator Member Reviews 141 Reviews
   Better Than Expected
November 2014

I traveled on the Regent Seven Seas Navigator as a family of 6. Two out of the six were first time cruisers, and I was one of the two.

We were all extremely spoiled by the whole experience and very pleased overall.

The food on the ...continue


   Improving
November 2014

Our first Regent cruise was on "Voyager" in June 2014. We enjoyed it so much that we booked this one from Miami to Cozumel, Roatan and Belize.

At first, we were disappointed with "Navigator." The warm, empathetic personal care we got on ...continue


   What a Disappointment
November 2014

We sailed on "Seven Seas Voyager" in June 2014 and had such a wonderful trip that we booked on "Seven Seas Navigator."

Wow! It's like we are on a different (and much inferior,) cruise line!

First, the ship ...continue


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Seven Seas Navigator Ratings
Member Rating
Dining
5.0
4.4
Public Rooms
4.0
4.5
Cabins
4.0
4.8
Entertainment
4.0
4.0
Spa & Fitness
4.0
3.9
Family & Children
2.0
1.8
Shore Excursions
4.0
4.7
Enrichment
4.0
NA
Service
4.0
4.8
Value-for-Money
4.0
3.9
Rates
5.0
3.8

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Ship Stats
Crew: 325
Launched: 1999
Decks: 12
Tonnage: 30,000
Passengers: 490
Registry: Italy
CDC Score: 92
 
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