Nautica underwent a muli-million dollar refit in 2014 for which has transformed the ship into a virtually new, sleek and elegantly charming vessel. The country club influenced Oceania Cruises combine white glove service, with the atmosphere and incredible standards of a country club hotel, while offering the superb itineraries and that larger ships can't.
With a 684 guest capacity and 400 members of staff, Nautica offers an exceptional guest to staff ratio of just 1.71:1. The informal country hotel-style cruise line may offer a 'country club' dress code and relaxed atmosphere, but still offers the highest of standards when it come to service and world class cuisine.
The neo classical-style furnishings add character to Nautica's decor, made from the finest teak, custom carved stone and stunning tile work. Whether you book a stateroom or a suite you can enjoy Oceania Cruises patented Tranquillity Bed. These amazing beds comprise of a luxurious mattress, down feather pillows and duvets which are covered in the finest 700-count Egyptian cotton, with approximately 70% of the cabins featuring private verandas.
Soft drinks and bottled water are included in the cruise, though gratuities are not.
With arguably the finest cuisine at sea, Nautica offers five fantastic, open seating restaurants. The exceptional food is served on Villeroy & Boch china.
With five fantastic venues and no set dining times you can chose a restaurant and dining time to suit your day. The luxurious Grand Dining Room offers superb European-inspired cuisine, the Polo Grill is renowned for its beef dishes, which are all USDA Prime and dry-aged for 28 days, Toscana offers gourmet Italian-style cuisine while the casual buffet-style dining at the Terrace Cafe offers an expansive menu of internationial-inspired dishes. The poolside dining at Waves Grill is great for hand made burgers and milkshakes, or why not try the quintessentially English treat that is Afternoon Tea?
Reservations are required for dining in the Polo Grill and Toscana.
Entertainment onboard Nautica is as elegant, sophisticated and understated as the other ships in the fleet. The Nautica Lounge offer lives entertainment with headline acts that include music and comedy to enjoy comedy nights and live music, Martini's bar offers a fantastic selection of, surprisingly, Martinis and the the Polo Bar has a fine selection of single malts.
With a relaxed atmosphere, a great selection of vintage wines and fine Cognacs you can't beat the evening atmosphere after a day by the pool or enjoying shore excursions.
Canyon Ranch SpaClub Exercise & Wellness
The award winning Canyon Ranch provide the Nautica's Spa and offer over 30 years experience. Healthy living and spiritual awareness are at the centre of the Canyon Ranch philosophy. The spa offers a superb variety of facilities and treatments, from acupuncture to body wraps and massages the eastern inspired treatments. Where better to relax than with Canyon Ranch's expert care?
Fitness activities on offer include indoor cycling, yoga, pilates, aerobits and both group and private fitness classes and personal training. Plus, why not undertake a nutrition and lifestyle consultation, and let Oceania's professionals help change your life?
There are plenty of recreational activities onboard Nautica. Relax by the pool with a cocktail or your favourite book, enjoy the quiet surroundings of the English-style library, or participate in one of the enrichment classes. Challenge members of your party to a friendly competition on the shuffleboard court or a spot of 9-hole golf.
Why not try your luck in the Casino, or simply enjoy a tipple in one of the five bars & lounges available. Check out the three boutique shops which offer designer wear as well as casual sundries and feel free to browse the array of fantastic value duty-free merchandise. From guest lectures by historians and naturalists to a relaxing musical performance by a live pianist, there are many ways you can find your bliss onboard.