Sea Cloud II: Lindblad
- 94 guests
- year built
- crew members
- 65 crew members
- 384 feet
- 53 feet
- 18 feet
The 94-guest Sea Cloud II is a romantic tall ship that commands attention wherever she sails. This alluring three-masted barque captivates passengers and onlookers alike when her crew climbs the rigging and unfurls the sails. And her classic charm blends perfectly with modern comforts across four expansive decks for a 5-star experience.
This version of Sea Cloud II’s cabin categories and amenities is for her charter by Lindblad Expeditions. The Sea Cloud II also sails with a slightly different deck plan for other itineraries. To see this version of the vessel, visit Sea Cloud II.
Sea Cloud II Review
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Choose the Sea Cloud II: Lindblad if you are seeking an enchanting ship with plenty of space for socializing and personal time. Step back in time on this vessel modeled after the legendary Sea Cloud, which was constructed in 1931 for Marjorie Merriweather Post and also sails under Lindblad Expeditions as Sea Cloud: Lindblad. Enjoy the thrill of cruising under sail, which the ship’s crew explains on Day 1, and which they endeavor to do whenever the weather allows.
Sea Cloud II: Lindblad barque carries three masts with 23 total sails. She offers plenty of room to spread out with over 384 feet from bow to stern and wide passageways. And her engineering and materials make her very efficient when under wind power, with novel metal in the yards, special plastics in the rigging and sails, and above-average sizing of her masts and sails.
Common Areas & Activities
The elevated, segmented Sun Deck is a popular place to lounge on daybeds or in comfortable reclining teak chairs, with both sunny and shaded spaces. An open bridge invites travelers to meet the captain and crew, and learn the ins and outs of navigating Sea Cloud II: Lindblad.
The Lido Deck features a library stocked with reference materials that reflect the cultures, landscapes and wildlife through which Sea Cloud II: Lindblad sails. The library also offers board games and a computer with WiFi.
The Promenade Deck houses the boutique, staffed reception area and an elegant aft dining room. Finally, the Cabin Deck is equipped with a few guest amenities including a small gym with sauna and spa (with added-cost massage and beauty treatments on offer), and the medical room. The gym offers a treadmill, stationary bike, rowing machine, elliptical trainer and weights. And a morning stretch class is offered out on the Lido Deck, daily.
Sea Cloud II: Lindblad comes equipped for both on-ship relaxation and off-ship adventure. A fleet of Zodiacs enable shore landings and tow the ship’s inflatable water toy. A large swim platform enables jumps and dives directly into the sea, weather permitting. And snorkel equipment provides access to underwater wildlife.
The Sea Cloud II: Lindblad’s restaurant provides open seating for couples and groups of four, six and eight. The Lido Deck offers an occasional al fresco luncheon, afternoon tea or evening barbecue, complimented by the sea breeze. The Lido Bar also hosts daily sunset cocktails. Breakfast is served buffet style, with eggs to order. Lunch and dinner are a la carte, with a menu of both Continental cuisine and regional favorites that are a joy to pair with a selection from the ship’s fine wines.
Cabins & Deck Plan Aboard Sea Cloud II: Lindblad
Sea Cloud II: Lindblad offers eight cabin categories to choose from. Common to all cabins is daily cabin service; a private bathroom with hair dryer and marble appointments; a small sitting area with table, couch or chairs, TV and DVD player; 1-2 closets and dressing table with mirror; a telephone, minibar and safe; and adjustable temperature controls.