IMPORTANT NOTICE: Vantage Status Update  (Updated: 6/29/2023).

On June 29, 2023, Vantage filed a petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code in the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts.  All reservation activity is suspended pending the conclusion of the sale proceedings.

Additional Information will be made available once the process is completed and no later than 1 September, 2023.

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Ocean Odyssey | Expedition & Small Ship Discovery

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One of the true pleasures of a luxury cruise is the experience you’ll have on board while you sail from one incredible destination to another. You’ll find everything you need to feel as relaxed, pampered, and entertained as you would at a 5-star hotel or resort. Vantage ships, whether ocean or river vessels, are designed with intimacy and privacy in mind, with all outward-facing cabins, a fantastic crew-to-passenger ratio, and luxury furniture and finishes at every turn. Check out more of what a Deluxe, 5-star cruise with Vantage can offer you during your time on board.

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Gourmet Dining

One of the joys of a luxury cruise, no matter where you sail, is the decadent onboard dining. Vantage is proud to bring you the best culinary offerings while at sea, aboard every one of our world-class ships. Every dining experience aboard a Vantage vessel should be a memorable one, and we pride ourselves on offering the freshest seasonal ingredients, regionally-inspired cuisine, and exquisite service to all our guests. Read more about our dining options below.

Demeter Main Dining Room

Open for all meals, the Demeter Main Dining Room serves contemporary fare with an international flare with dishes such as roast rack of lamb Dijonnaise, mushroom risotto, and classics like New York sirloin steaks, baked potatoes, and broiled Atlantic salmon. This guest-favorite restaurant has a capacity of 158 guests at a time and is the centerpiece of the Vantage dining experience on our ocean ships.

Artemis Specialty Dining Room

The Artemis Specialty Dining Room is ideal for guests seeking a more intimate dining experience. This private dining room has a capacity for 40 guests and offers an array of healthy menu choices, served daily in an elegant onboard setting. From delicious salads and fresh seafood to juicy steaks and satisfying soups, you’ll find everything you need for the perfect dining experience as you sail to your next destination.

Athena Dining Room

Regional cuisine takes center stage at the Athena Dining Room, where you’ll enjoy dishes like rosemary roasted New Zealand rack of lamb and bolinhos de Bacalau, a Brazilian favorite. The modern and elegant design of this intimate space highlights the sweeping ocean views. Located just steps away from the outside deck, this dining room is perfect for guests seeking some sun and fresh air following their meal.

Cooking Demonstration

Not only does Vantage serve some of the best food at sea; we also show you how to prepare some of our most popular dishes for yourself during our guest-favorite cooking demonstrations. Our skilled chefs will teach you how to prepare a diverse blend of delicious dishes inspired by the destinations we’ll visit throughout your journey. You’ll love taking these lessons home with you and recreating your favorite dishes at home.

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Bars & Lounges

There’s no shortage of tasteful bars and lounges aboard a Vantage vessel. Every one of our luxurious, 5-star ships features a variety of spaces where you can unwind, mix, and mingle as you enjoy the drink of your choice, be it fine wines or creative cocktails. In addition to the most luxurious lounges, Vantage is proud to provide our guests with the finest drink selection and best service at sea. Read more about our bars and lounges below.

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Common Areas

Our comfortable common areas are designed to feel like a 5-star hotel, and you’ll see why as soon as you walk through them. Discover the many onboard amenities and services available to you aboard a Vantage luxury small ship cruise as you sail to your next incredible destination.


Enjoy a wide selection of books, puzzles, and games to stimulate your mind while on board. Our cozy library is perfect when you want a quiet place to read and think about the many fabulous experiences during your cruise. You can also enjoy a number of delicious snacks and beverages offered daily in the library, and available during all opening hours.

Gift Shop

Make your memories come to life with souvenirs, clothing, and other fun keepsakes from our gift shop. We have a broad selection of gifts for you to bring home with you, and they make the perfect presents for your loved ones, or just for yourself! Find gifts that make you smile for years as you mark your amazing cruise vacation with a high-quality souvenir.

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Spa & Wellness

A well-balanced vacation should always include some time to unwind, and relax the mind and body. Enjoy our pampering spa services, get your heart racing at the fitness center, or treat yourself to a makeover at the salon. You’ll feel rejuvenated and ready to go at each stop along your fabulous cruise.

Spa Services

Enjoy indulgent spa treatments with the ultimate in state-of-the-art procedures, products, and services. Relax with an aromatic therapy facial, Swedish massage, reflexology, and more. Your health and wellness are our top priority, and our spa treatments will leave you feeling refreshed, relaxed, and ready for your next destination.


There’s nothing quite like a visit to the salon to brighten your day with a fresh look and feel while on board. Our salon provides the latest in beauty products, hair styling techniques, and other salon services that you would get at home. Book your appointment ahead of time and let us give you the look and style you want, all while sailing on any of our luxury ships.

Fitness Center

Want to burn off some calories after indulging on all of the exquisite food and drinks in our world-class gourmet restaurants? Our onboard fitness center is the perfect place for you to work out, stretch, and feel your best. From free weights and Nautilus equipment to treadmills and instructor-led fitness classes, you’ll be able to jump right into your regular fitness routine as you sail with us to any of our global destinations.

Hot Tubs

Treat your body right after an exciting day in port with a soak in one of our on-board hot tubs. Unwind in the warm, soothing waters as you enjoy the sweeping sea views and ocean breeze with fellow guests. Our hot tubs are large enough to accommodate a group of friends comfortably and make for the perfect way to relax the body before or a day on shore.

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Entertainment & Enrichment

Your small ship ocean cruise has been curated to immerse you into the culture, traditions, and cuisine of each destination. That’s why you’ll experience an onboard lecture series that will enhance your shoreside discoveries, savor regional dishes aboard the ship, and be delighted by entertaining onboard performances in addition to cultural activities and immersion during your shore explorations.


Vantage brings musicians from all around the world on board to share their talent, educate, and entertain all of our guests while cruising. Dance the night away or relax to the soothing sounds of the piano as you sail the sea in bliss. No matter what your mood, we’ve got authentic, culturally inspired, live musical performances to make your life on board more enjoyable.

Lecture Series

Learn about the regions, countries, ports, and cultures you’ll explore on your voyage with Vantage through our informative and engaging onboard Lecture Series. Our lecturers are selected from some of the best local experts from all around the world, and each Lecture Series is curated specifically to compliment your cruise itinerary and your destinations.

Ladies' Night

As you may know, Vantage is the leader when it comes to women’s solo travel, and we celebrate this during each journey at sea. On Ladies' Night, you’ll mix and mingle with fellow women travelers, share laughs, new memories, and get to connect about your past travel adventures, current travels, and future travels together.


Who doesn’t love a good movie? On our cruises, we offer plenty of movies to entertain you while sailing so you can stimulate your mind as you relax and prepare for your next port destination. We have all genres of movies available to view, and we believe catching a film with friends is a fantastic way to get together and bond.

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Onboard Enhancements*

Your time on board should be just as enjoyable as your experiences ashore, and you can enhance your journey with our optional Onboard Enhancements. Whether it’s learning about the different notes that make up your favorite wines or savoring a delectable, multicourse Chef’s Table Dinner, these optional experiences will complement your Vantage journey in a delightful and memorable way.

*The following optional experiences are limited to a select number of guests and are available for a nominal fee.

Whiskey-Tasting Experience*

Sample delicious, full-bodied whiskeys from all over the world from our private collection while you sail. Taste the intricate barrel-aged flavors of your favorite small-batch Kentucky bourbon or try a classic 25-year-old Scotch. Enjoy local whiskeys from many of the regions we cruise to, and let our experts describe each one meticulously about each one.

Wine-Tasting Experience*

Our onboard wine tastings are a guest favorite while sailing and have become a staple of both our ocean journeys and river cruises. Savor rich global flavors from varietals that span the best wine regions on earth, with pairings that bring out the best notes with each sip. Wine tastings offer the perfect balance of indulgence and fun and are a great addition to our gourmet food offerings as well.

Exclusive Chef’s Table Dinner*

Our exclusive, onboard Chef’s Table Dinner is must-do for any traveler looking for an indulgent dining experience. Hosted by our highly-trained Master Chef, you’ll savor an expertly-prepared, multicourse meal that is sure to be a feast for the senses. This memorable, highly sought-after experience is only available on a limited basis, and you certainly won’t want to miss out.

Exclusive Wine-Pairing Dinner*

A wine-pairing dinner involves the delicate process of combining a meal with select wines with the purpose of elevating the flavors of each dish and providing a wholly unforgettable dining experience. Our skilled onboard chefs will create an exceptional multicourse dinner, with each course designed to pair perfectly with a chosen wine from our private collection. This incredible dining experience is available on a limited basis on every journey.

Deluxe Chef’s Table Dinner with Wine Pairing*

This optional onboard experience combines ’s indulgent Chef’s Table Dinner with our exclusive Wine-Pairing Dinner for a truly elevated dining event. Hosted by our highly-trained Master Chef and our onboard wine expert, you’ll savor a skillfully-prepared, multicourse meal where each dish is perfectly paired with a select wine chosen from Vantage’s private collection. This is sure to be a truly unparalleled feast for the senses, but it is only available on a limited basis. Reserve now so you don’t miss out.

*This optional experience is limited to a select number of guests and is available for a nominal fee.

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