1/11 MS Nordstjernen Photo: Michael Müller - Guest image Photo 2/11 MS Nordstjernen passing an iceberg at Spitsbergen Photo: Trym Ivar Bergsmo Photo 3/11 MS Nordstjernen Photo: Hans Jacobsen - Guest image Photo 4/11 MS Nordstjernen outside Hammerfest Photo: Eckhard Böhme Photo 5/11 MS Nordstjernen berthed in Svolvær Photo: Thorsten Kahl - Guest image Photo 6/11 Meet the Captain on board MS Nordstjernen. Photo: Melanie Dreysse Photo 7/11 On board MS Nordstjernen there is a good, old speedometer. Photo: Spitsbergen Travel Photo 8/11 Welcome to the bar! MS Nordstjernen. Photo: Petra Wöbke – Guest image Photo 9/11 Arranging for dinner on board MS Nordstjernen. Photo: Spitsbergen Travel Photo 10/11 MS Nordsjernen is happy with all kinds of weather. Photo: Walter Schober – guest image Photo Previous Next View in map View sailing messages MS Nordstjernen MS Nordstjernen is named after the North Star or Stella Polaris, famous for helping seafarers find their way back home and the Vikings to navigate the north The ship was built for the Coastal Voyage fleet in 1956 and extensively modernised in 2000 for exclusive Arctic sailing. Today she takes explorers on adventures in the waters around Spitsbergen. Despite modernisation, she still retains the aura of an old Atlantic ship, restored to her former splendour with new brass, classic wooden interiors and all her original art. Out on deck you come extra close to the untouched nature of the Polar Arctic and with roofs over a lot of the deck space you can enjoy being outside, even in rough weather. MS Nordstjernen is equipped with a dining room and bar, a café, a panorama lounge and a library. Inside you’ll find cosy interior and exterior cabins, the majority of which have upper and lower berths. All rooms and deck surfaces exhibit that old, beautiful wood. Ship type Explorer Contact Tel: +47 46 93 55 68 (only available in ports) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Year built 1956 (Mod. 2000 & 2013/14) Ship yard Blohm & Voss Passenger capacity 290 Beds 150 Car capacity 0 Gross tonnage 2191 Length 87 Beam 12.5 Speed 15 knots Decks and cabins Decks and cabins Decks and cabins Deck overview Polar Inside Cabin 1/2 MS Nordstjernen - Polar Inside D Photo: Hilde Fålun Strøm Photo 2/2 MS Nordstjernen - Polar Inside D Photo: Morten Sebastian Sørensen Photo Previous Next Our cosy Polar Inside cabins can be found on all decks. Some cabins include bathrooms with shower/WC, while others have a shared bathroom. Most of the cabins have separate beds where one doubles as a sofa, while some are equipped with a double bed or upper and lower berths. All the cabins have individual specifications. Middle deck for 2 people Relax in these standard inside cabins with upper and lower berths. These cabins have wash basins inside - shared bathroom and wc can be found in the hallway. Lower deck Relax in these standard inside cabins with upper and lower berths. These cabins have wash basins inside - shared bathroom and wc can be found in the hallway. Middle deck for 2 people Relax in these comfortable, standard inside cabins on middle and upper deck with separate beds where one can be turned into a sofa. Polar Outside Cabin 1/2 MS Nordstjernen - Polar Outside A Photo: Morten Sebastian Sørensen Photo 2/2 MS Nordstjernen - Polar Outside N Photo: Hilde Fålun Strøm Photo Previous Next Our Polar Outside cabins are situated on lower deck. Cabins have wash basin inside and shared bathrooms. Most of them offer separate beds where one can be turned into a sofa, and others offer upper and lower berths. Some of the cabins have more facilities than others. Upper deck for 2 people Enjoy these standard outside cabins with separate beds found on upper decks. Upper deck for 2 people These are comfortable outside cabins, situated on upper deck. These cabins have separate beds, where one can be turned into a sofa. These are cabins with limited or no view.