The 48 meter M/S Galileo is a classic steel hull motor sailer, with spacious and well appointed a lovely ship, and looks stunning with her sails up. It features just 24 comfortable cabins. It can accommodate 49 passengers and has 18 crew members, who make sure passengers have everything they need, and more besides.
All the cabins are well appointed and were renovated in 2016. All are fitted with a mini fridge, mini safe, air conditioning, tv, hairdryer and en-suite shower room. All the cabins face the sea and all have romantic portholes, the upper deck A has larger portholes than the others. Cabins are serviced twice a day.
Public areas are wood panelled with a spacious lounge and dining area, decorated in pretty, warm colours. There are two sundecks, shaded areas and an outdoor bar and loungers.
The M/S Galileo, built with the most stringent safety regulations, was launched in 1992 and was fully rebuilt in 2007. The latest renovation works of the M/S Galileo took place between November 2015- March 2016 and included significant upgrading of the guest accommodations as well as the indoor & outdoor public areas.
The elegant Galileo has operated cruises in the Mediterranean Sea and the Indian Ocean. The Galileo is always sailing under motors. Sails are occasionally used when weather and route allow.
Service on board is provided by your Captain, the Cruise Coordinator and your experienced Marine and Hotel crew members.
The Galileo's 25 outside guest cabins are located on Upper and Lower Decks, all with large portholes. Elegantly decorated, they have either twin or double sized beds and bathrooms with showers en suite. Category B cabins have flexible bedding arrangement. All cabins are comfortably arranged and beautifully furnished with wooden furniture and light fabrics. Cabins have individually controlled A/C, offer storage space, and are fitted with flat-screen TVs, mini fridge, telephone (for internal use), hairdryers, central music, public address system and safe boxes.
- Category C Lower Deck, Twin or Double bedded Cabins
- Category B Lower Deck, Flexible bedded Cabins
- Category A Upper Deck, Twin or Double bedded Cabins
Life on Board
During the day, life on board centers around the indoor lounge area and dining room, as well as the outdoor areas at the Main, Upper and Sun decks. The Captain will drop anchor at secluded bays and beautiful uninhabited islands where , weather permitting, guests enjoy swimming, snorkeling, kayaking.
Main Deck Dining Room & lounge
Renovated in 2016, the main deck lounge area with an American bar leads into a warm and elegant dining room finished with wood and carpet flooring, and beautiful soft fabrics. The spacious dining room seats all passengers in a single, unassigned seating and allows for spectacular views around you, while dining in an elegant environment. Food is served at the table or displayed on the state of the art hot & cold buffet which also includes a "a la minute cooking" section.
Main Deck & Upper Deck Lounge Areas
The interior lounges have relaxing couches and comfortable lounge chairs where you can have a drink and gaze out of the large windows into the breathtaking sceneries you are cruising to, read a book, watch television on the satellite TV or one of our documentaries on the next place you are visiting. Also located on the Upper Deck, the outdoor area provides beautiful views of the ports of call visited.
Upper Deck Outdoor Lounge Area
Guests on Galileo very much enjoy the shaded outdoor area with an outdoor bar where they can relax enjoying the most breathtaking sea views.
The vessel features a Sun Deck with a sitting area to relax and enjoy unobstructed views and with ample Sun loungers' space to sunbathe under the Mediterranean sun. In the evening you can watch the sunset, enjoy a drink overlooking the stars. Guests on the Galileo enjoy the shaded outdoor Bar area at the Upper Deck as well as the Sun Deck.
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Category C Cabin
Lower deck - 1 Double or 2 Lower beds
The Category C cabins are located on the Lower Deck and have portholes. The cabins are air-conditioned and fitted with flat-screen TVs, mini fridge, central music, internal telephone, safe deposit boxes, hair dryer & en suite bathroom with shower.
Category B Cabin
Lower deck - Flexible bedding configuration
The Category B cabins are located on the Lower Deck and have portholes. The cabins are air-conditioned and fitted with flat-screen TV, mini fridge, central music, internal telephone, safe deposit boxes, hair dryer & en suite bathroom with shower.
Upper deck - 1 Double or 2 Lower beds
The Category A cabins are located on the Upper Deck and have large Portholes. The cabins are air-conditioned and fitted with flat-screen TV, mini fridge, central music, internal telephone, safe deposit boxes, hair dryer & en suite bathroom with shower.