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Marco Polo

Exclusively for adult guests, Marco Polo is a charming and traditional vessel decorated in an elegant style throughout. Aimed at the British cruise market, she has a refined ambience that remains welcoming, ideal for solo travellers and couples.

Dine in one of the excellent on-board restaurants, with a choice of formal or casual experiences, before whiling away the evening playing card games or relaxing with a drink in one of the stylish bars and lounges. You can also enjoy live entertainment in the excellent Marco Polo lounge, or book a soothing treatment at the on-board wellness centre.

  • Launched: 01 Jan 1965
  • 578 feet
  • 800 passengers
  • Crew of 400

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Waldorf

Dining

The two main restaurants on the Marco Polo are the Waldorf Restaurant and Marco’s Restaurant, each serving the finest cuisine within comfortable surroundings. For something a little more casual, such as chips, burgers, pizza, salad and seafood, you can also grab a bite to eat at the poolside. Or why not opt for the speciality restaurant, Fusion, where you can enjoy a gastronomic journey of India?

Cabin

Accommodation

There are plenty of different types of cabins to choose, both Interior and some Ocean Views have been graded according to size and deck position. Depending on your chosen cabin, some of the amenities you will find include a bathroom with shower, a mirrored dressing table, television, music system, a personal safe, wardrobes, a sitting area and comfortable twin beds. Take your pick from Inner, Ocean View, De Luxe or Junior Suite, with additional rooms for solo travellers also on offer with Inner and Ocean View cabins.

Whirlpool

Activities

There are plenty of activities aboard Marco Polo to keep you busy all day long. You can take a leisurely dip in the swimming pool, have a go at shuffleboard, treat yourself to a bargain in the shopping gallery, send your friends and family an e-postcard in the internet café, play a game of cards in the card table room or head to the fully equipped gym and aerobics centre for a workout session!

For the ultimate relaxation, the Jade Wellness Centre is ideal for pampering yourself with the various treatments they have on offer at this marvellous spa. Marco Polo is a child-free ship, only accepting those 16 years and above.

Show

Entertainment

There are plenty of bars and lounges around the ship, all with a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Each plays host to exceptional entertainment whether it be live music, bands or cabaret. You can choose from: Palm Garden for wonderful panoramic views; Captains Club to meet fellow passengers; Scott’s Bar for evening entertainment and late night dancing; Columbus Lounge; or the Marco Polo Lounge for theatre-style entertainment. Settle into the ship’s Show Lounge for a whole host of talents and skills to enjoy following your evening meal!

deck plans MS Marco Polo Deck Plans

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MS Marco Polo Cabins

Voyager Inside Standard Twin

Voyager Inside Standard Twin

Inside Standard Twin

Premium Twin Inner

Premium Twin Inner

Average size 158 sq ft/14.70 sq m The most spacious inner cabins can be found on the Pacific, Amundsen & Columbus Decks. They comprise of two lower beds but the majority of cabins in this grade can also offer accommodation for a third or fourth passenger in additional Pullman berths. Amenities include a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. Cabins 631 and 655 on Amundsen Deck are specifically equipped for wheelchair passengers with mobility limitations and their compamions.

Superior Twin Inner

Superior Twin Inner

Average size 126 sq ft/11.71 sq m Most cabins are located throughout Pacific Deck but there are six slightly smaller cabins situated on Amundsen Deck and they all comprise two lower beds, a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe.

Standard Plus Twin Inner

Standard Plus Twin Inner

Average size 126 sq ft/11.71 sq m Also comprising two lower beds, there are four of these slightly larger cabins on Caribic Deck, whilst the majority are situated on Baltic & Atlantic Decks. Amenities include a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console andpersonal safe. Six of these cabins have an additional Pullman berth for a third passenger.

Standard Twin Inner

Standard Twin Inner

Average size 110 sq ft/10.21 sq m Located on Caribic and Baltic decks, these smaller have two lower beds, a bathroom with shower and WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct dial telephone, music console and personal safe.

Standard Single Inner

Average size 100 sq ft/9.31 sq m Two of these comfortable cabins are on Caribic Deck and three are located on the Coumbus Deck. Each has a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. They are particularly well suited to the single traveller.

Voyager Outside Standard Twin

Voyager Outside Standard Twin

Outside Standard Twin

De Luxe Oceanview

De Luxe Oceanview

Average size 213 sq ft/19.81 sq m There are eight De Luxe cabins, two of which are situated on Pacific (twin bedded) and six located on Navigator Deck (Queen Size bed). They benefit from large windows and comprise an integral sitting area, a bathroom with bath, shower & WC, a refrigerator, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. Cabins on Navigator Deck (pictured) have partially obstructed views.

Superior Twin Oceanview

Superior Twin Oceanview

Average size 137 sq ft/12.75 sq m These cabins are situated on the higher Amundsen & Columbus Decks and whilst they have windows rather than portholes, some, primarily on Columbus Deck, have obstructed sightlines and these are indicated by the circle symbol on the deckplan. In addition some of the cabins on Amundsen Deck have limited wardrobe space. Amenities include a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. Two of these cabins have an additional Pullman berth for a third passenger.

Standard Plus Twin Oceanview

Standard Plus Twin Oceanview

Average size 141 sq ft/13.14 sq m This grade of cabins extends over three decks with larger cabins found on the Caribic and Baltic Decks, and the more compact located on the higher Atlantic Deck. Most cabins have two portholes although some have only one. and each has a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. A number of the lower deck cabins have additional berths for a third or fourth occupant.

Standard Twin Oceanview

Standard Twin Oceanview

Average size 126 sq ft/11.78 sq m Comprising two lower beds, these slightly larger cabins are located on Caribic, Baltic & Atlantic Decks and enjoy ocean views through either one or two portholes. Two cabins, 255 and 262 have an upper Pullman berth for an additional occupant. Facilities include a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe.

Premium Twin Oceanview

Premium Twin Oceanview

Average size 161 sq ft/15.02 sq m These spacious premium cabins are primarily located in the midships section of Pacific Deck and here most twin bed cabins (except 432 & 433) can convert to a Queen Size bed. Cabins 549, 605 and 606 have double beds only and cannot be conerted to twins. There are also two forward cabins on Amundsen Deck and three forward cabins on Columbus Deck. The remaining cabins of this grade are on Navigator, the highest passenger deck, but have views partially obstructed by the lifeboats. Each cabin has a large window, in many cases two; …

Superior Plus Twin Oceanview

Superior Plus Twin Oceanview

Average size 139 sq ft/12.91 sq m There are six cabins situated forward on Amundsen Deck whilst the remainder of the Superior Plus accommodation is located in the forward and after sections of Pacific Deck. They have one window and a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe.

Standard Single Oceanview

Average size 129 sq ft/11.97 sq m Ten outside twin bed cabins, deemed as particularly suitable for sole occupancy, have been selected on Pacific and Amundsen Decks for single travellers. They have one window and a bathroom with shower & WC, wardrobes and drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. Cabins 656 and 661 have partially obstructed views.

Junior Suite Oceanview

Junior Suite Oceanview

Average size 253 sq ft/23.50 sq m There are just four Junior Suites; two each on the Pacific & the Columbus decks. These delightful cabins have twin beds, which can convert to Queen Size, an integral sitting area, a marble bathroom with bath, shower and WC, a refrigerator, walk-in wardrobe and plenty of drawer space, mirrored dressing table, TV, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. All four Junior Suites have windows although cabins 811 and 812 have views partially obstructed by the lifeboats.

De Luxe Suite Oceanview

De Luxe Suite Oceanview

Average size 484 sq ft/44.96 sq m Pamper yourself with one of our two impressive De Luxe Suites that offer stylish accommodation and provide an elegant retreat in a prime position on the Columbus Deck. The bedroom offers a King size bed, a walk-in wardrobe, ample storage space and a mirrored dressing table, whilst the marble bathroom has a bath, shower and WC. In the separate living room there is comfortable seating, a TV and a DVD and other amenities include a refrigerator, hair dryer, direct-dial telephone, music console and personal safe. Choose between the Mandarin Suite (706) on the …

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Cabin Categories

  • JSJunior Suite Oceanview
  • DSDe Luxe Suite Oceanview
Navigator Deck
Columbus Deck
Amundsen Deck
Magellan Deck
Pacific Deck
Atlantic Deck
Baltic Deck
Caribic Deck

itineraries-iconMarco Polo Itineraries

Departure Date Itinerary Embarkation port Nights Prices from
09 June 2019 Rouen Armada & River Seine Experience
Portsmouth, England 8
£569pp view
17 June 2019 Iceland Circumnavigation & Northern Isles
Portsmouth, England 12
£659pp view
12 August 2019 Rotterdam Mini Cruise
London (Tilbury), England 2
£89pp view
14 August 2019 Overnight Mini Cruise
Newcastle, Tyne, England 1
£49pp view
18 August 2019 Faroes & Northern Isles
Rosyth, Scotland 5
£569pp view
23 August 2019 Summertime Fjordland
Rosyth, Scotland 7
£729pp view
31 August 2019 Mini Cruise
Newcastle, Tyne, England 1
£39pp view
31 August 2019 Canada In The fall
Newcastle, Tyne, England 31
£2139pp view
01 October 2019 Hidden Baltic Treasures
London (Tilbury), England 11
£859pp view
12 October 2019 Iceland & Land of the Northern Lights
London (Tilbury), England 12
£849pp view
24 October 2019 Norway & Land of the Northern Lights
London (Tilbury), England 13
£929pp view
08 December 2019 French Festive Getaway
Bristol 5
£389pp view
15 December 2019 Festive Dublin Overnight
Bristol 3
£239pp view
18 December 2019 Festive Dublin & Cobh
Bristol 3
£239pp view
22 December 2019 Christmas & New Year Canaries & Madeira
Bristol 15
£1349pp view
06 January 2020 Grand African & Indian Ocean Voyage
Bristol 78
£5729pp view
24 March 2020 Azores, Madeira & Portuguese Highlights
Bristol 14
£999pp view
07 April 2020 Easter River Seine Experience
Bristol 7
£499pp view
14 April 2020 Treasures of the British Isles
Bristol 11
£839pp view
25 April 2020 Portugal & Seville Fiesta
Bristol 13
£949pp view
08 May 2020 Springtime River Seine Experience
Bristol 4
£279pp view
08 May 2020 GrandBritishIslesDiscovery &River Seine Experience
Bristol 17
£1179pp view
12 May 2020 Majestic British Isles Discovery
Portsmouth, England 13
£959pp view
25 May 2020 Hidden Baltic Treasures & Kiel Canal
Portsmouth, England 12
£879pp view
06 June 2020 Spitzbergen, North Cape & Land of the Midnight Sun
Portsmouth, England 17
£1169pp view
07 June 2020 Spitzbergen, North Cape & Land of the Midnight Sun
London (Tilbury), England 16
£1179pp view
23 June 2020 Hidden Baltic Treasures & Kiel Canal
London (Tilbury), England 11
£829pp view
04 July 2020 Arctic & Greenland Expedition Voyage
London (Tilbury), England 21
£2119pp view
25 July 2020 Baltic Treasures & St Petersburg
London (Tilbury), England 15
£1029pp view
26 July 2020 Baltic Treasures & St. Petersburg
Hull 14
£1029pp view
17 August 2020 Iceland, the Land of Ice & Fire
Hull 13
£929pp view
29 August 2020 Weekend Mini
Hull 1
£49pp view
30 August 2020 Round Britain & River Seine Experience
Newcastle, Tyne, England 11
£829pp view
10 September 2020 Baltic Treasures & St. Petersburg
Newcastle, Tyne, England 14
£1029pp view
24 September 2020 Autumn Fjordland
Newcastle, Tyne, England 7
£589pp view
01 October 2020 Hidden Baltic Treasures
Newcastle, Tyne, England 11
£799pp view
12 October 2020 Iceland & Faroes Northern Lights
Newcastle, Tyne, England 11
£799pp view
23 October 2020 South Norway Discovery & Oslo
Newcastle, Tyne, England 8
£559pp view

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