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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

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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenLongyearbyen7 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen$9,440
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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenLongyearbyen7 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen$9,820
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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenUnknown14 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen | Tasiilaq$12,150
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PonantL AustralArcticKangerlussauqKangerlussauq7 Nights$6,670
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PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernKangerlussauqKangerlussauq13 Nights$11,660
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PonantL AustralArcticKangerlussauqKangerlussauq16 Nights$16,100
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PonantL AustralArcticKangerlussauqKangerlussauq14 Nights$12,560
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PonantL AustralArcticKangerlussauqNome22 NightsNome, Alaska$24,190
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PonantL AustralArcticNomeVancouver14 NightsAlert Bay | Dutch Harbor, Unalaska | Nome, Alaska | Prince Rupert | Sitka, Alaska | Vancouver$9,390
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PonantL AustralUSA - PacificVancouverSan Diego4 NightsSan Diego | Vancouver$1,190
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PonantL AustralCentral AmericaSan DiegoPuerto Quetzal12 NightsCabo San Lucas | Huatulco (Santa María Huatulco) | Puerto Quetzal | San Diego$5,690
Up To $750 Onboard Credit
 
5 reviews
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PonantL AustralCentral AmericaPuerto QuetzalCallao12 NightsCallao | Guayaquil | Puerto Caldera | Puerto Quetzal | Quepos | Salaverry | San Juan del Sur$4,720
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5 reviews
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PonantL AustralSouth AmericaCallaoTalcahuano5 NightsCallao | Talcahuano$1,440
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PonantL AustralSouth AmericaTalcahuanoUshuaia10 NightsSailing around Cape Horn | Talcahuano | Ushuaia$6,350
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$10,240
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$10,014
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$11,350
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$11,900
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia9 NightsUshuaia$9,377
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$10,230
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaMontevideo15 NightsMontevideo | Ushuaia$11,275
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PonantL AustralAfricaPorto PraiaDakar8 NightsDakar | Mindelo | Praia$5,150
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PonantL AustralAfricaDakarLisbon10 NightsDakar | Funchal, Madeira | Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Canary Islands | Lisbon | Mindelo | Praia$4,150
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PonantL AustralEurope - WesternLisbonSt. Malo9 NightsBordeaux | Leixões – Porto | Lisbon$5,120
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PonantL AustralEurope - WesternSt. MaloGlasgow8 NightsBelfast, Northern Ireland | Douglas | Dublin | Guernsey, Channel Islands | Isles of Scilly | Liverpool$3,730
Up To $500 Onboard Credit
 
5 reviews
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PonantL AustralEurope - WesternDublinPortsmouth7 NightsBelfast, Northern Ireland | Cork | Douglas | Dublin | Isles of Scilly | Jersey, Channel Islands | Liverpool | Portsmouth$3,510
Up To $500 Onboard Credit
 
5 reviews
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PonantL AustralEurope - WesternGlasgowDublin7 NightsBelfast, Northern Ireland | Dublin | Galway | Killybegs | Tobermory, Isle of Mull$3,080
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PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernDublinLongyearbyen11 NightsDublin | Kirkwall, Scotland | Lerwick, Shetland Islands | Longyearbyen, Spitsbergen | Portree, Isle of Skye | Tobermory, Isle of Mull | Tromso$10,560
Up To $1000 Onboard Credit
 
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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenLongyearbyen7 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen$10,720
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5 reviews
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PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernLongyearbyenLongyearbyen7 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen$10,280
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5 reviews
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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenLongyearbyen7 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen$10,280
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5 reviews
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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenLongyearbyen7 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen$9,840
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PonantL AustralArcticLongyearbyenKangerlussauq14 NightsLongyearbyen, Spitsbergen | Tasiilaq$12,240
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PonantL AustralEurope - NorthernKangerlussauqKangerlussauq13 Nights$14,570
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PonantL AustralArcticKangerlussauqKangerlussauq16 Nights$18,040
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PonantL AustralArcticKangerlussauqTromso15 NightsTromso$13,370
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PonantL AustralArcticTromsoNome24 NightsMurmansk | Nome, Alaska | Tromso$25,390
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PonantL AustralAlaskaNomeVancouver14 NightsAlert Bay | Nome, Alaska | Prince Rupert | Sitka, Alaska | Vancouver$11,350
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia11 NightsUshuaia$11,083
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$10,230
Up To $1000 Onboard Credit
 
5 reviews
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$10,230
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5 reviews
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaUshuaia10 NightsUshuaia$10,230
Up To $1000 Onboard Credit
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5 reviews
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PonantL AustralAntarcticaUshuaiaMontevideo15 NightsMontevideo | Ushuaia$10,710
Up To $1000 Onboard Credit
 

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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