From the moment you step on board, the hallmarks of taking a cruise with Seabourn are felt, when you are greeted with a warm smile and a chilled glass of Champagne. The gracious staff are passionate about pleasing guests, their service intuitive and gracious. Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Soujourn and Seabourn Quest are small, intimate ships with no more than 229 suites. They have expansive, open decks and inviting social spaces, as well as gourmet dining to rival some of the world's finest restaurants. The newest vessel in the fleet, Seabourn Encore launched in December 2016, offering suites with private verandas and will carry 604 guests. Encore's sister ship, Seabourn Ovation, joined the fleet in 2018.