Stena Britannica

Second superferry on the North Sea

Stena Britannica, the second of Stena Line's superferries, entered service on the North Sea on October 9, joining sister ship Stena Hollandica on the Harwich to Hook of Holland ferry route.

The largest ferry of its type in the world in terms of combined passenger and freight capacity, it is capable of transporting 230 cars, 300 freight vehicles and 1,200 passengers.

Onboard services including free Wi-Fi for all, mobile reception throughout the crossing and satellite television in lounges and cabins.

Superferry Stena Britannica of Stena Line

There are also buffet and a la carte restaurants, a cinema, bar, lounge, media room and internet corner.

For families there are children and teenager zones, plus 12 kennels for dogs and a wooden-decked sundeck to allow passengers to relax outdoors during their journey.

Thee 538 cabins are each fitted with Dux beds, the Swedish luxury brand beds also found in the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai, and modern en suite bathrooms with Hansgrohe fittings.

Larger windows provide a feeling of space and light, while extra touches, such as the complimentary Piper-Heidsieck Champagne in the Captain’s Class cabins, add to the first class service onboard.

Vital Statistics

Operator: Stena Line
Builder: Nordic YardsWismar, Germany
Route: Harwich - Hook of Holland
Entered service: October 9,  2010
Passengers: 1,200
Vehicles: 230 cars and up to 300 freight
Length: 787ft
Width: 95ft
Accommodation: 1,376 beds in 538 cabins
12 kennels for dogs


Riva Bar, Wine Bar, Casino, Metropolitan restaurant, Taste restaurant, Kids playroom, Teen town, Bureau de Change, Barista coffee bar, C-View lounge, Stena Shopping, Gaming area, Free WiFi throughout the ship, Stena Plus Lounge ,

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