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Seven Seas Navigator Review

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  • All-inclusive beverages, including wine, cocktails
  • 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 137 Reviews
   As Good as Always
October 2014

This is our 4th cruise with Regent (and our 22nd in total, with a variety of cruise lines) and confirmed that Regent are our favourite line. The great thing is that everything is included and so there is no sales pressure for anything. At the ...continue


   REGENT WAY OVER RATED AND VERY DISAPPOINTING
August 2014

We were told that Regent Cruise Line was rated as a 6 Star Cruise line for a number of years.

We elected to take their Navigator Tour to Alaska for a 12 day cruise, thinking that we could not go wrong.

My wife came off this ...continue


   A wonderful experience
August 2014

We had never cruised before and were uncertain what to expect. The information about checking in was a little sketchy, but once on board we were like kids in a candy shop. Our suite was well appointed and beautifully clean. Our steward was ...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
4.0
Rates
5.0
3.8

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Cruises To
Alaska
Bermuda
Canada & New England
Caribbean - All
Eastern Caribbean
South America & Antarctica
Western Caribbean

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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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