Cruise Baja in style on the newly refurbished Safari Endeavour, formerly the Spirit of Endeavour. This ship offers the luxury and amenities of a Baja yacht cruise with the price and efficiency of a small ship cruise. A recent renovation reduced her capacity by 16 percent, from 102 passengers to only 86 passengers. Four staterooms (commodore suites) have been doubled in size and outfitted with a small balcony. Fans of the Spirit of Endeavour will appreciate the Safari Endeavour's reduced capacity, fully refurbished interior and larger crew.
Safari Endeavor Review - Baja
In this detailed review of the Safari Endeavour, find the complete small ship description with deck plans and a photo gallery. After reading through our Safari Endeavour review below, contact our Baja cruise experts for more information and to compare this ship with other Baja small ships and yachts.
The Safari Endeavour, formerly the Spirit of Endeavour, was built in 1983 by Jeff Boat Shipyard. The vessel is registered in the United States and underwent extensive renovation in 2012, which expanded various staterooms and outfitted the ship with two hot tubs and a sauna, exercise equipment, an intimate wine bar, a massage suite (complete with a complimentary massage), an included bar with top shelf spirits, beer and wine, and a a full complement of expedition gear.
Common Areas Aboard Safari Endeavour - Baja
The Safari Endeavour's three decks provide great viewing opportunities in the Sea of Cortez and its shoreline, as well as relaxing public spaces for gathering with new friends and soaking in Baja's warm sun. A full-beam swim step on the Cabin Deck makes launching a kayak and boarding skiffs easy.
Also on the Cabin Deck find the Dining Room, Wine Bar, Library, Office, Massage Rooms and underwater camera for viewing the marine world below.
On the Main Deck, the Salon and Bow Viewing Area provide more places to gather and take it all in. The Upper Deck features two hot tubs, lockers and a sauna. The Bridge Deck is home to the Sun Lounge, bar, bridge and exercise equipment.
Meals Aboard the Safari Endeavour - Baja
Meals aboard the Safari Endeavour are a highly anticipated part of each cruise. Exquisite cuisine is innovative and fresh with seafood and produce purchased locally whenever possible. All meals are served in the elegant dining room, and the complimentary bar offers premium spirits, fine wines and microbrews.
The inclusive cruises include all from-the-yacht activities and equipment; transfers; hand-crafted meals; fine wine, premium spirits and microbrews; a massage and all port charges, taxes and fees.
Cabins Aboard Safari Endeavour - Baja
The guest capacity of the yacht-style ship is up to 86 guests with a mix of twin (some convertible) and king size beds. Five stateroom categories include three Master, 21 Commander, 12 Captain, three Admiral and four Commodore Suites. Singles, doubles or triples can be accommodated aboard. The suites merge two former staterooms and have step-out balconies. All staterooms have one or two outside view windows, Tempur-Pedic« memory-foam mattresses, en suite showers, some Jacuzzi tubs, full bathrooms with heated tile bathroom floors, flat screen TVs with DVD players and iPod docking stations. Other amenities include two massage rooms, two hot tubs, sauna, exercise equipment, wine bar and a library. An all-American crew of 34 will ensure attentive service with a guest-crew ratio of 2.5 to 1.
Activities Aboard Safari Endeavour - Baja
Active, adventure cruises aboard the Safari Endeavour allow freedom to engage in many activities. Kayaks and stand-up paddleboards are available for excursions. Skiff rides will explore shoreline, wildlife and desert landscapes up close. Expert naturalists and guides lead excursions on land and sea. An enhanced program of educational presentations will be presented in the salon. Yoga classes are available on board, and adventure gear is available for use, including hiking poles, yoga mats, hydrophones for listening to below-surface sounds and more.