Island Sky


Introduction to the Island Sky

The Island Sky is spacious with stylish common areas including a panoramic top deck observation platform, bar and lounge area with live entertainment as well as a well stocked library with computers and an elegant dining room. Built in 1992 this luxurious cruise ship can accommodate up to 114 guests and provides excellent service with four star amenities.

All suites feature exterior views, the choice of queen or twin beds, a sitting area with sofa and side chair, flat screen TV with DVD/CD player, independent temperature controls, mini-bar, marble appointed bathroom with toiletries, hair dryer, 220 square feet or more and the sofa can be converted to a bed for a third person. Several suites have private balconies accessed via sliding glass doors.


The dates and prices for all of the itineraries listed below include two complimentary, pre-departure hotel nights at the port of embarkation.

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Cruise ItineraryStart DateEnd DateStarts / EndsDaysTriple SuitePorthole SuiteWindow SuitePromenade SuiteDeluxe SuiteVeranda SuitePenthouse SuiteOwner's Suite
The Antarctic Peninsula19 Dec 202231 Dec 2022Ushuaia13$11,225$13,465$14,955$16,595$16,925$18,115$19,745$21,715
The Antarctic Peninsula29 Dec 202210 Jan 2023Ushuaia13$11,225$13,465$14,955$16,595$16,925$18,115$19,745$21,715
The Antarctic Peninsula8 Jan 202320 Jan 2023Ushuaia13$11,225$13,465$14,955$16,595$16,925$18,115$19,745$21,715
The Antarctic Peninsula18 Jan 202330 Jan 2023Ushuaia13$11,225$13,465$14,955$16,595$16,925$18,115$19,745$21,715
Falklands, South Georgia and Antarctica28 Jan 202317 Feb 2023Ushuaia21$20,205$24,245$26,915$29,875$30,465$32,605$35,535$39,085

A limited number of twin suites may be sold for single occupancy. Single Supplement is 1.7 x the published twin rate.



Antarctica Camping

Camping (From US$125)

Camping on the shores of Antarctica is a night you won’t forget. All the equipment you need is provided for you and all you need is a sense of adventure.
Available on departures:

10 Feb 2020.

21, 31 Jan, 13 Feb 2021.

Kayaking Antarctica

Kayaking (From US$695)

Glide along the shores of Antarctica onboard a kayak. Cruise past ice formations and see wildlife swim past as you glide along. With an experienced kayak guide you will visit some locations that can only able to be reached by kayaks.
Available on all departures.

Island Sky Cabins

Hebridean Sky Owners Suite

The Owner’s Suite is located on the Penthouse Deck of the Island Sky and is 34 metre square. This suite has a sitting room and bedroom with windows, a private balcony and en-suite bathroom.

Penthouse Suite Island-Sky

The Penthouse Suites are located on the Penthouse Deck of the Island Sky and are 30 square metres. These Suites have a private balcony, sitting area, en-suite bathroom, dressing table and walk in wardrobe.

Veranda Suite Island Sky

The Veranda Suites are located on Veranda Deck of the Island Sky and are 24 square metres. They have a private balcony, sitting area and en-suite bathroom. In the Veranda Suite there is a walk in wardrobe for luggage storage and a dressing table.

Deluxe Suite Island Sky

The Deluxe Suites are located on the Promenade Deck of the Island Sky and are 22 square metres. They have sliding glass doors that open out onto the deck, a sitting area, en-suite bathroom and walk in wardrobe.

Promenade Suite Island Sky

Promenade Suites are located on the Promenade Deck of the Island Sky and are 20.4 square metres. They have sliding glass door out to the deck, a sitting area, en-suite bathroom and walk in wardrobe.

Window Suite Island Sky

Window Suites are located on Deck 3 of the Island Sky and are 21 square metres with a sitting area.

Porthole Suite Island Sky

Located on deck 2 of the Island Sky the Porthole Suites have an en-suite, sitting area, dressing table and television. There is ample storage for all luggage and expedition jackets. The Porthole Suite is 22 square metres.

Hebridean Sky Window Suite

Located on deck 3 of the Island Sky Triple cabins feature two lower berths and one upper berth. One lower berth can be converted to a comfortable sofa during the day. Washroom facilities are shared (not en-suite). There is a washbasin in the cabin, a writing desk and chair and ample storage for all cabin occupants. These cabins are efficient and well-appointed with two portholes with the option to open one. One triple cabin is reserved for female guests, the other is for male guests. Triple cabins can also be booked by groups of three travelling together. Please note that the third berth is suitable for persons up to 5″10″ in height.

Deck Plan


Ship Details

Elevator serving all passenger decks
Upgraded WIFI Internet
Library with computers
Panoramic Top Deck Observation Platform
Bar/Lounge with Live Entertainment
Boot Room
Lounge with Audiovisual Facilities
DVD Movie Library

Island Sky Dining Room

World-Class Cuisine
Complimentary Wine or Beer with Dinner
Complimentary Coffee/Tea station
Voyage Photographer
On-board MD and Facilities
Dedicated Passenger Service Manager
Pre-voyage hotel night
Complimentary Expedition Jacket to keep
Loan of insulated, rubber boots for the duration of your voyage
Zodiac Cruising
Expedition team
Educational Program throughout voyage
Transfer from airport to hotel in Ushuaia if arriving on day 1 of itinerary (for departures beginning in Ushuaia and arrival time confirmed 90 days prior to booking).
Group transfer from hotel to ship on embarkation day
Group Transfer from ship to airport or hotel in Ushuia following disembarkation in Ushuaia
In Owner’s Suite, Penthouse, Veranda, Deluxe and Promenade categories: champagne and chocolates on arrival, and complimentary mini-bar. Mini-bar is restocked once daily.

Island Sky

Staff and Crew: 75

Guests:  114

Dimensions: Length: 90.6m Width: 15.3m Draft: 5.14m

Propulsion: Two engine, 3,520kw diesel, twin propeller

Speed: 12.5 knots maximum

Ice Class: 1D

Built: 1992

Operator: Polar Latitudes

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