The new class of Seabourn Cruise Line vessels debuted in June 2009. That was when Seabourn Odyssey embarked on her inaugural journey. Seabourn Odyssey is an evolution of the standard ultra-luxury cruising, that has become synonymous with Seabourn Cruise Line yachting life. Her sister ships, Seabourn Sojourn and Seabourn Quest entered service in 2010 and 2011, respectively. These three ships are able to carry 450 discerning guests, each. In January 2014, Seabourn Cruise Line announce the order of a 4th vessel. It will also be based on the Seabourn Odyssey class of ships, but will feature one additional deck and new expanded public areas. The new vessel will carry 604 passengers and is scheduled for delivery in 2016.
Seabourn Cruise Line is generally regarded by the traveling public and the travel industry as the most celebrated cruise line in the world, having consistently received top awards, ratings and honors in travel and cruise guidebooks and other authoritative publications. Voyages range from 4 to 99 days, to the following regions of the globe: Mediterranean; Scandinavia, Russia and the Rivers of Europe; Asia, India and Arabia; the Americas; and Trans-Oceanic cruises, including transatlantic and transpacific voyages.