travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Sea Cloud Cruises Sea Cloud

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The Sea Cloud was the world's largest yacht when built as the Hussar in Germany in 1931 for Post Cereal's heiress Marjorie Merriweather Post and husband E.F. Hutton. The U.S. government leased it during World War II.

After having several private owners, the 2,533-ton ship was abandoned in Panama and purchased in 1978 by German businessmen, who added cabins and facilities for up to 65 passengers to operate it as a fare-paying cruise vessel. It carries 30 sails that add up to 32,0...

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OCG Class
Sea Cloud
Year Built1931
Year Last Refurbished2011
Capacity64 passengers

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