The Oceanic Discoverer features a lounge with well-stocked library, fullservice bar and facilities for films, slide shows and presentations; Sun Deck with chairs and a hot tub; and an outdoor area at the stern of the Bridge Deck with tables and chairs. The "Open Bridge" provides guests an opportunity to meet the Officers and Captain and learn about navigation. Meals are served in single seatings with unassigned tables for an informal atmosphere and easy mingling. Breakfast is a wide selection buffet and lunch is typically a buffet. The menu features wholesome foods with local ingredients. All the cabis face outside with windows private facilities and climate controls. Most excursions and landings are conveniently done aboard the "Xplorer", a covered expedition boat that accommodates all guests at once. There is limited guest e-mail access, and laundry can be done on board at additional cost. Cabins and public spaces are attractively designed and furnished, with ample space for storage.