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Quark Ultramarine Review

4.5 / 5.0
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6 reviews

Amazing Antarctica Expedition

Review for Quark Ultramarine to Antarctica
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2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Dec 2021
Panorama Lounge
Bathroom in Penthouse Suite
Zodiac dock
Gym with weights, bike, recumbent bike, rowers and more!
Cozy library in a nook adjacent to Panorama Lounge.
My cabin.  Very comfortable!
Penthouse Suite.  Complementary arctic parkas are on the bed.

That Quark only does the Arctic regions and that they have a brand new state of the art ship, the Ultramarine, made the choice of expedition cruise line easy. Additionally, the itinerary of following the epic expedition of Sir Ernest Shackleton I knew would be very special. Quark exceeded my expectations in every way. The ship’s physical spaces were well designed and comfortable. My penthouse suite had more storage than we needed. Heated bathroom floors, en suite Nespresso machine and the option of room service dining was 5 star! The crew was well trained and gracious. The expedition leaders were outstanding. Shout out to the leader, Solan . The captain made frequent adjustments to maximize our experience. Fitness facilities were very nice. A fully equipped gym, sauna and spa…all with floor to ceiling windows. Finally, the Ship management handled Covid protocols very well. We have had 5 PCR tests and are Covid free! You will have a great experience on the Ultramarine.

Cabin Review

Spacious and well designed, I enjoyed relaxing on the cabin. All of the presentations were available on the cabin TV’s. The bathroom had a deep soaking tub in addition to the rain shower. Loved that the robes and slippers were provided. The 7th floor location was steps from the panorama lounge with its fantastic hot drinks machine.

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