SH Minerva

Welcome To SH Minerva, Your New Home Away From Home

Our 5 star elegant Scandi-design boutique ship offers you an intimate setting from which you will be fully immersed in all the sights and scenery of your voyage.


For now, sit back, relax and take a moment to get to know your expedition ship.

Introducing SH Minerva

Our brand new ship has been designed to journey to off the beaten path destinations and remote polar regions in style and comfort.

The ship incorporates a PC5 ice-strengthened hull combined with extra-large stabilisers to make your journey as smooth as possible.

120
CREW
152
GUESTS
9
DECKS
Length
337 ft (115 m)
Draft
18 ft (5.5 m)
Breadth
75 ft (23 m)
Registered
Malta
Cruising speed
15.5 knots in open water
Lifeboats
2 fully enclosed
Propulsion diesel-electric engines
4x Medium speed, Polar code Cat A.

Your Wellbeing 

The safety & happiness of our guests is paramount to our 120-strong crew on board as well as our passionate expedition team who'll be serving up thrilling shore excursions and lasting memories.

Sophisticated Elegance

We know how important outdoor space is, so our spacious, relaxing public spaces provide wide open, unobstructed views throughout the ship. The destination will always be in view.

Stateroom Types

Our 76 stateroom including 6 suites have all the amenities you will need to feel comfortable including dressing gowns, hairdryers, personal safes and minibars.

Our stylish stateroom all have desks, a dressing area and comfy seating. En suite bathrooms all feature glass-enclosed rain showers.

Oceanview D4
19 m2 Sleeps 2
Oceanview staterooms features 2 single beds, bedroom and living room and a luxurious ensuite bathroom.
Oceanview M4
19 m2 Sleeps 2
Oceanview staterooms features 2 single beds, bedroom and living room and a luxurious ensuite bathroom.
Balcony D5
28 m2 Sleeps 2
Located at the forward and aft of the ship, these balcony staterooms feature 2 single beds or double bed bedroom with living room area, a luxurious bathroom and your own private 6m2 balcony
Balcony M5
28 m2 Sleeps 2
Located at the centre of the ship, these balcony staterooms feature 2 single beds or double bed bedroom with living room area, a luxurious bathroom and your own private 6m2 balcony
Balcony D6
28 m2 Sleeps 2
Located on deck six, these balcony staterooms feature 2 single beds or double bed bedroom with living room area, a luxurious bathroom and your own private 6m2 balcony
Suite
44 m2 Sleeps 2
Our Suites features a superking bed and separate living room with and a soothing flame-effect fireplace a luxurious ensuite bathroom and a 12 sq.m. private balcony.
Premium Suite
49 m2 Sleeps 2
Our grandest suites features a superking bed and separate living room with and a soothing flame-effect fireplace a luxurious ensuite bathroom, spacious walk in wardrobe and a 12 sq.m private balcony.
Deck Plans
Deck 3
Clinic | Library | Basecamp | Beauty Salon | Expedition Lab
Deck 4
Reception | Laundrette | Swan Restaurant | Oceanview Staterooms D4, M4
Deck 5
Balcony Staterooms D5, M5 | Suites
Deck 6
Premium Suites | Suites | Balcony Staterooms D6 | Swan's Nest
Deck 7
Shop | Swimming Pool | Pool Bar & Grill | Club Lounge | Observation Lounge
Deck 8
Gym | Sauna | Jacuzzi | Spa | Bridge
Deck 9
Stargazing Deck
Our Cruise Itineraries
Falkland & Antarctic Peninsula

Head to beautiful ice-filled waters where magnificent icebergs creak, penguins
roost in their thousands and breaching minke and humpback whales swim
gracefully by on a 16-day Falkland Islands & Antarctic Peninsula cruise in the
comfort of a boutique expedition ship. Kick off your intrepid voyage in Argentina’s
buzzing cosmopolitan capital, Buenos Aires and wander the intriguing barrios.
Your journey to the White Continent continues via the island communities of The
Falklands before heading to the frozen Antarctic Peninsula where you discover
mesmerising icy scenes. After a couple of weeks of polar exploration, you pull into
Ushuaia at the bottom of the world, where you will have experienced the awe-
inspiring beauty of some of the planet’s most unique landscapes.

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Classic Antarctica

Head to beautiful ice-filled waters where magnificent icebergs creak, penguins
roost in their thousands and breaching minke and humpback whales swim
gracefully by on a 10-day Falkland Islands & Antarctic Peninsula cruise in the
comfort of a boutique expedition ship. Kick off your intrepid voyage in Argentina’s, Ushuaia and wander the intriguing barrios.
Your journey to the White Continent continues via the island communities of The
Falklands before heading to the frozen Antarctic Peninsula where you discover
mesmerising icy scenes. After a couple of weeks of polar exploration, you pull into
Ushuaia at the bottom of the world, where you will have experienced the awe-
inspiring beauty of some of the planet’s most unique landscapes.

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Antarctic Peninsula

Live out your Antarctica dream on this exceptional 11-day voyage aboard our luxury ice-class expedition ship. Your journey to this icy wilderness starts with the notorious two-day Drake Passage sea crossing. Following in the footsteps of legendary explorer Ernest Shackleton, we visit South Georgia. Here you will clamber onto beaches crammed with millions of penguins and take home everlasting memories. Get ready for fabulous photo opportunities of magnificent icebergs as we sail around the Antarctic Peninsula. This immersive cruise is the ultimate Antarctica journey that will make for the trip of a lifetime.

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