MS Otto Sverdrup (formerly MS Finnmarken) is named after a great Norwegian polar hero. Sverdrup was the first person to ski across Greenland, was a key member of polar expeditions and was the captain of the legendary Arctic ship “Fram”. He also served as a Hurtigruten captain between expeditions. The re-designed MS Otto Sverdrup is an ice class 1C ship. It's equipped with advanced maritime technology that makes her exceptionally well suited for expedition cruises in Norway.
|# of Inside Cabins||32|
|# of Outside Cabins||222|
|# of Cabins w/ Verandas||17|
|# of Suites||23|
|Max. Room Occupancy||2|
One person must be 21 or older
|Main Dining Room Seating||Assigned|
Hurtigruten recommends 80 NOK (approximately $12.00 USD) per day, per guest on expedition cruises. These amounts can be adjusted onboard.
|Onboard Currency||US Dollar|
|Services & Amenities|
|Beauty Salon/Barber Shop||Yes|
|Cell Phone Service||Yes|
|Wireless Internet Access||Yes|
|Laundromats (self service)||No|
|Outdoor Movie Screen||No|
|Fitness & Sports Facilities|
|Golf Driving Net||No|
|Ice Skating Rink||No|
|Rock Climbing Wall||No|
|Water Sports Platform||No|
|Cabin Features & Amenities|
|24-Hour Room Service||No|
|Supervised Youth Program||No|
|Water Playground/Splash Park||No|
|Special Needs & Requests|
(private connecting doors)
|Single Occupancy Cabins||No|
|Single Share Program||No|
Category MG, M2, Q2 (Expedition Suite)Expedition Suites are the most luxurious cabins on the ship. Situated on the upper decks of the ship, these cabins feature a seating area with a TV, a bathroom with a shower, and a queen bed, unless otherwise specified. Each Expedition Suite has its own unique specifications. Category MG has a private balcony or French balcony; category M2 has a private balcony.
Category QJ, P2, U2 (Arctic Superior)Relaxation and comfort are hallmarks of the Arctic Superior cabins. Situated on both the upper and middle decks, these cabins have a bathroom with a shower. Most have a queen bed, while some have separate beds. Each Arctic Superior cabin has its own unique specifications.
Category O2, SD, N2, L2, J2 (Polar Outside)Polar Outside cabins are mostly situated on the middle or lower decks and have a bathroom with a shower. These cabins have a queen bed or separate beds. Some have upper and lower beds. Each Polar Outside cabin has its own unique specifications.
Category I2 (Polar Inside)Polar Inside cabins are on decks 3, 5, and 6 and include a bathroom with a shower. These cabins have either a queen bed or separate beds. Some have upper and lower beds. Each Polar Inside cabin has its own unique specifications.