TRIP SEARCH
  • The stern of Stella Australis serves as a launch pad for zodiacs.

  • A Matrimonial cabin aboard Stella Australis

  • Category A cabin with twin beds aboard Stella Australis

  • AA Matrimonial cabin aboard Stella Australis

  • AA Twin cabin aboard Stella Australis

  • AA Superior cabin aboard Stella Australis

  • AAA Matrimonial cabin aboard Stella Australis

  • AAA Twin cabin aboard Stella Australis

  • Dining room aboard Stella Australis

  • The Darwin Lounge Aboard Stella Australis

  • The Stella Australis features an open bar.

  • The Yamana Lounge aboard Stella Australis

  • Stella Australis decks provide great night sky viewing.

Stella Australis

210 guests

Year Built: 2010

Length: 292 feet

Beam: 48 feet

The 210-guest Stella Australis is a modern expedition cruise ship equipped with the latest navigation and safety technology. Cruising in Chile's famed Patagonia region, she features a spacious open top deck for admiring the spectacular southern scenery, as well as a gift shop, game room, infirmary and small library. Three lounges are styled with modern audiovisual equipment for the most engaging naturalist lectures.  

Dining Aboard Stella Australis

The expedition programs include welcome and farewell cocktails; breakfast lunch and dinner; open bar during the whole journey; and a cafeteria service. Aboard Stella Australis, enjoy exquisite food and the most famous Chilean wines. The menu includes international food and typical local dishes, alternating a la carte menus and buffets. Passengers requiring a special diet should request it in advance.  

Activities Aboard Stella Australis

During the cruise learn about the flora, fauna, history, geography, glaciology and ethnography of the legendary Patagonia region, through interesting lectures given by the Stella Australis Expedition Team, which will take place on board (with audio-visual support) as well as on land. The Stella Australis has an exercise room on the Darwin Deck, which is closed and fully glazed.

During the cruise there are daily land excursions with an average duration of two hours. They consist of walks through trails in the native forests, visits to glaciers and to Cape Horn National Park, including talks on the flora and fauna of the area. Waterproof trekking jackets and trousers are available for purchase on board if required. Rubber boots are provided for use on board free of charge. Groups are formed to embark on zodiac boats, which take you ashore.

Sustainability Aboard Stella Australis

The protection and preservation of nature is a permanent preoccupation of the M/V Stella Australis. She uses specialized processes to prevent damaging the beautiful spots of the region, such as the separation of oil waste and other contaminating fluids, which are later deposited at port; compacting and deposit of garbage at port; and a sewage and solid waste treatment plant. 

Cabins Aboard Stella Australis

There are 100 Stella Australis cabins consisting of six categories, all with lower beds, a picture window, private bathroom, heating, closet and safe deposit box. 96 cabins measure 178 square feet, with four Superior cabins on the Cabo de Hornos and Tierra del Fuego Decks measuring 220 square feet. Standard double beds aboard Stella Australis measure 5 x 6 feet, and standard twin beds measure 3.5 x 6 feet. Twin beds can be put together upon request.

AAA Superior

AAA Superior cabins measure 220 square feet and are located on the Cabo de Hornos Deck next to the Sky Lounge and Bridge. These cabins offer the best views on board, with windows measuring 5 feet wide by 6 feet high, and larger double beds measuring 6 x 6.5 feet.

Category AAA

AAA cabins measure 178 square feet and are located on the Cabo de Hornos Deck next to the Sky Lounge and Bridge. These cabins offer the best views on board, with windows measuring 5 feet wide by 6 feet high. Standard-size twin or double beds.

AA Superior

AA Superior cabins measure 220 square feet and are located on the Tierra del Fuego Deck next to the Yamana Lounge. These cabins offer views from large windows measuring 5 feet wide by 4.5 feet high and larger double beds measuring 6 x 6.5 feet.

Category AA

AA cabins measure 178 square feet and are located on the Tierra del Fuego Deck next to the Yamana Lounge. These cabins offer views from large windows measuring 5 feet wide by 4.5 feet high. Standard-size twin or double beds.

Category A

Category A cabins measure 178 square feet and are located on the Magallanes Deck by Reception. Windows on this deck measure 5 feet wide by 4 feet high. Standard-size twin or double beds.

Category B

Category B cabins measure 178 square feet and are located on the Magallanes Deck by Reception. Windows on this deck measure 5 feet wide by 4 feet high. Standard-size twin beds.

Single

Special single cabin rates are available in cabin categories A or B. Cabin categories AA, AAA, AA Superior or AAA Superior may be booked as a single at 1.5 of the category rate.

Stella Australis Deck Plan


Stella Australis Deck Plan