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MS Polarlys

MS Polarlys

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Offering the best possible way to explore the Norwegian Coast, cruises aboard MS Polarlys is an explorer's dream. Offering cruises specifically designed to enjoy the beautiful Norwegian coast, there is no shortage of sites to see aboard MS Polarlys. Hurtigruten Norwegian Coastal Express's long history of voyage along this route guarantees you the most enjoyable Norwegian cruise experience found anywhere.

MS Polarlys can be translated into “polar light”, which is what you will see on this ship. MS Polarlys will allow you to travel in comfort on the Norwegian coastline as you hunt out the northern lights, an experience not to be missed. Northern Lights are just the initial highlight of this trip, from the authentic Norwegian cuisine to the unique experience of Norwegian day-to-day life, there are many more highlights to be found.

The fun of a MS Polarlys cruise doesn't end once the ship docks, it actually just begins! Offering almost 50 shore excursions, there is no shortage of excitement to be had on your Norwegian adventure. From dog sledding to tours of the beautiful Norwegian fjords, you can tackle any adventure you would like during your MS Polarlys cruise.

MS Polarlys Facts

Inaugural Year: 1996
Refurbished: 2016
Tonnage (GRT): 11.341
Country of Registration: Norway
Guest Occupancy*: 619
Length: 404 feet
Beam: 64 feet
Passenger Decks: 4
Cruising Speed: 18 knots

Total: 225
Suites, with balcony: 0
Suites, without balcony: 6
Ocean View, with balcony: 0
Ocean View, without balcony: 198
Inside: 21

Dining Type: Open

Casino: No

*Based on double occupancy
Ship Highlights

Northern Lights
One of the main attractions aboard MS Polarlys is the ability to see the Northern Lights. The northern lights are a wonderful natural light event that occurs only in the most northern areas of the world, Norway being one of them. With the chance to view the northern lights every night aboard MS Polarlys, the spectacle will quickly become your sailing companion.

MS Polarlys Cruise Deals

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Suite Mini Suite (Category Q)
Approximate size: 19 square meters
Located on Decks 5 and 6

Seating area, TV, mini-bar.
Oceanviews top
Oceanview Oceanview (Category U)
Approximate size: 10 square meters
Located on Deck: 6

Separate beds, one bed can be turned into a sofa, table. 
Upper decks.
Oceanview Oceanview (Category P)
Approximate size: 10 square meters
Located on Decks: 5 and 6

Separate beds, one bed can be turned into a sofa. 
Upper and middle decks.
Oceanview Oceanview (Category J)
Approximate size: 10 square meters
Located on Deck: 6

With limited/no view, separate beds, one bed can be turned in to a sofa. 
Some with upper/lower berths.
Oceanview Ocean View (Category L)
Approximate size: 10 square meters
Located on Decks: 2 and 3

With portholes, separate beds, one bed can be turned into a sofa. 
Some with limited/no view.
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Interior Interior (Category I)
Approximate size: 8 square meters
Located on Decks: 3,5, and 6

Separate beds, one bed can be turned into a sofa. Some with upper/lower berths.

All stateroom descriptions are subject to change. Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room listed. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all details with the cruise line directly.

MS Polarlys Deck Plans

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Deck 7
Deck 6
Deck 5
Deck 4
Deck 3
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Category Legend
M Suite
Q Mini-Suite
QJ Mini-Suite
U Outside Cabin
P Outside Cabin
N Outside Cabin
J Outside Cabin
L Outside Cabin
I Inside Cabin

Cabins 321, 323, and 325 adapted for guests with disabilities.
Category J and QJ and some L grade cabins have limited or no view. Subject change.

The deck plans of ms Polarys provided on this page are subject to change. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all information with Hurtigruten Norwegian Coastal Express directly.
Deck 4
MS Polarlys Deck Plans

MS Polarlys Photo Gallery

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Bow View
Bow View
Sunset view
Sunset View
Sun Deck
Sun Deck
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