L Austral

In May 2011, l'Austral joined PONANT's fleet. This superb mega-yacht with 132 staterooms is the result of the expertise of the Italian Fincantieri shipyard and French sophistication, as interpreted by designer Jean-Philippe Nuel. L'Austral remains faithful to our philosophy - to create a unique atmosphere, a subtle blend of luxury, intimacy and well-being. 


    • 10900

    • Tonnage
    • 2011

    • Built Year
    • 139

    • Crew
    • 264

    • Pax Capacity
    • 3

    • Bars
    • 1

    • Pools
    • France

    • Registration Country

Sailings

Sail Date Cruise Line Ship Destination Departs Length Price You Save Discounts
Jun 30, 2019PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernLongyearbyen12$14,430
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Jul 12, 2019PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernLongyearbyen14$11,860
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Jul 26, 2019PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernKangerlussauq16$20,170 
Aug 11, 2019PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernKangerlussauq13$13,300
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Aug 24, 2019PonantL AustralCanadaKangerlussauq22$24,870
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Sep 15, 2019PonantL AustralAlaska - Gulf of AlaskaNome14$9,630
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Sep 29, 2019PonantL AustralUSA - PacificVancouver13$5,590 
Oct 12, 2019PonantL AustralCentral AmericaAcapulco11$4,770
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Oct 23, 2019PonantL AustralSouth AmericaFuerte Amador9$3,730
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Nov 01, 2019PonantL AustralSouth AmericaCallao4$1,190
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Ship Information


  • Maiden Voyage: 2011
  • Tonnage: 10,900 tons
  • Length: 465.00 feet
  • Avg Speed: 16.00
  • Passenger Capacity: 264
  • Normal Crew Size: 139
  • Registration Country: France
  • Cabin Features

    • Hairdryer
    • Telephone
    • Television
    • 24-Hour Room Service
  • Special Requests

    • Special Dietary Meals
  • Fitness Facilities

    • Fitness Center
    • 1 Swimming Pools
  • Services

    • 3 Bars
    • Beauty Salon
    • 1 Clubs
    • Internet Access
    • Library
    • Spa

Dining

Loyal to the great French tradition, the haute cuisine on board is worthy of the finest restaurants, where discreet, attentive service is the hallmark. Ponant's two restaurants welcome you for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Gastronomic Restaurant, with a capacity of 268 persons, is situated on Pondichery Deck and serves you French and international cuisine accompanied by fine wine. On the Grill Restaurant, you will have the opportunity to eat outside and enjoy buffet lunch and themed dinner.

Age Restrictions

Must have one person in cabin over 18 to travel.

Tipping

Tips are usual practice on cruise ships and are left to your discretion. We suggest an amount of 10 to 12 euros per day/per passenger that will be distributed among the Crew. You will find an envelope for this purpose in your cabin at the end of the cruise. You may deposit this envelope in the receptacle provided at the Reception Desk.

Cabins

All categories on this ship contain the following:

  • Individually-controlled air-conditioning
  • Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds
  • Minibar
  • Flat screen satellite TV
  • Desk with stationery
  • Ipod players
  • Video on demand
  • Safe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath robes
  • Satellite direct line telephone
  • 110/220 volts outlet
  • French bath products
  • 24hr room service
  • Internet acces wifi

Oceanview

Oceanview

Category Code(s): SP3

  • Individual air per cabin + Double bed or 2 single beds according cabins + Shower + Mini bar + Flat screen television via satellite + Ipod station + Video on demand + Desk with stationery + Electronic safe + Selection of bath products from French brand + Dressing table and hair dryer + Direct dial telephone satellite + 110/220 volt Installation + Room service 24 Hours + WiFi Internet access

Balcony

Balcony

Category Code(s): DEL,PR4,PR5,PR6

  • Individual air per cabin + Double bed or 2 single beds according cabins + Shower + Mini bar + Flat screen television via satellite + Ipod station + Video on demand + Desk with stationery + Electronic safe + Selection of bath products from French brand + Dressing table and hair dryer + Direct dial telephone satellite + 110/220 volt Installation + Room service 24 hours + WiFi Internet access

Suite

Suite

Category Code(s): DS6

  • Individual air per cabin
  • Double bed or 2 single beds according cabins
  • Shower
  • Mini bar
  • Flat screen television via satellite
  • Ipod station
  • Video on demand
  • 2 offices with stationery
  • Electronic safe
  • Selection of bath products from French brand
  • Dressing table and hair dryer
  • Direct dial telephone satellite
  • 110/220 volt Installation
  • Room service 24/24
  • WiFi Internet access
  • Sofa
  • Chair and coffee table
Suite

Category Code(s): PS5,PS6

  • Individual air per cabin
  • Double bed or 2 single beds according cabins
  • Shower
  • Mini bar
  • Flat screen television via satellite
  • Ipod station
  • Video on demand
  • 2 offices with stationery
  • Electronic safe
  • Selection of bath products from French brand
  • Dressing table and hair dryer
  • Direct dial telephone satellite
  • 110/220 volt Installation
  • Room service 24/24
  • WiFi Internet access
  • Sofa
  • Chair and coffee table
Suite

Category Code(s): SA

  • Individual air per cabin
  • Double or two single beds as cabins, possibility of connecting staterooms (Children welcome)
  • Bath and shower
  • Sofa
  • Table with 4 chairs
  • Mini bar
  • Flat screen television via satellite
  • Ipod station
  • Video on demand
  • Desk with stationery
  • hair and coffee table
  • Electronic safe
  • Selection of bath products from French brand
  • Dressing table and hair dryer
  • Direct dial telephone satellite
  • 110/220 volt Installation
  • Room service 24 hours
  • WiFi Internet access

Life on Board

Dining

Grill Restaurant

Grill Restaurant

On the Grill Restaurant, you will have the opportunity to eat outside and enjoy buffet lunch and themed dinner.

The Gastronomic Restaurant

The Gastronomic Restaurant

The Gastronomic Restaurant, with a capacity of 268 persons, is situated on Pondichery Deck and serves you French and international cuisine accompanied by fine wine.

Sports and Fitness

Fitness Corner

Fitness Corner

If you wish to stay in shape during your cruise you can work out in the Fitness Corner on the Kinesis equipment, running machines and bicycles.


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