What is Your Preferred Ship Size – Small Luxury or Yacht? From Just 32 Guests

Ocean vessels come in all sizes, but for some the choice is on the smaller side, yet among the categories of luxury, tall ship or yacht.

Passengers on these smaller ocean cruises are looking for a more intimate experience.

CruiseCompete has divided today’s ships into size categories and provides information on the benefits each provides, from XS, S, M, L, XL to XXL.

See the list below of small ocean vessels with guest capacity ranging from only 32 guests on Le Ponant to just 750 guests on Regent Seven Seas Voyager. 

Knowing what the cruise lines have to offer to choose from is key to planning your best cruise vacation.

CRUISE LINE SHIP NAME GUEST CAPACITY SIZE CATEGORY
Windstar Cruises Wind Spirit 148 X Small Small -lux
Windstar Cruises Wind Star 148 X Small Small -lux
Windstar Cruises Star Breeze 212 Small Small -lux
Windstar Cruises Star Legend 212 Small Small -lux
Windstar Cruises Star Pride 212 Small Small -lux
Seabourn Cruises Seabourn Venture 264 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Wind 296 Small Small -lux
Windstar Cruises Wind Surf 312 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Shadow 388 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Whisper 388 Small Small -lux
Seabourn Cruises Seabourn Odyssey 458 Small Small -lux
Seabourn Cruises Seabourn Quest 458 Small Small -lux
Seabourn Cruises Seabourn Sojourn 458 Small Small -lux
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Navigator 490 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Dawn 596 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Moon 596 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Muse 596 Small Small -lux
Seabourn Cruises Seabourn Encore 600 Small Small -lux
Seabourn Cruises Seabourn Ovation 600 Small Small -lux
Silversea Cruises Silver Spirit 608 Small Small -lux
Azamara Club Cruises Azamara Pursuit 684 Small Small -lux
Azamara Club Cruises Azamara Quest 690 Small Small -lux
Azamara Club Cruises Azamara Journey 694 Small Small -lux
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Mariner 700 Small Small -lux
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Voyager 700 Small Small -lux
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Explorer 750 Small Small -lux
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Splendor 750 Small Small -lux
Star Clippers Cruises Star Clipper 170 X Small Tall Ship Sailing Vessel
Star Clippers Cruises Star Flyer 170 X Small Tall Ship Sailing Vessel
Star Clippers Cruises Royal Clipper 227 Small Tall Ship Sailing Vessel
PONANT Cruises Le Ponant 32 XXX Small Yacht
Crystal Crystal Esprit 62 XX Small Yacht
SeaDream Yacht Club Cruises SeaDream I 112 X Small Yacht
SeaDream Yacht Club Cruises SeaDream II 112 X Small Yacht
Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection Cruises Ritz-Carlton Evrima 298 Small Yacht
Paul Gauguin Cruises MS Paul Gauguin 332 Small Yacht
PONANT Cruises Le Commandant Charcot 270 Small Yacht Expedition

Cover Photo: Regent Seven Seas Voyager, courtesy RSSC

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