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Compagnie Du Ponant

Delight in an intimate cruise on the four upscale ships of Compagnie Du Ponant, offering a casual yet elegant yacht-like experience that is unique and special. Breathtaking destinations await as you are transported to beautiful out-of-the-way ports only accessible to small vessels. Along your exceptional journey, savor exquisite world-class cuisine, impeccable personalized service, stunning accommodations and fabulous amenities, including a Spa, fitness equipment, a marina, chic lounges and bars.

Take a voyage of discovery as you glide over the sea on the spacious 64-guest Le Ponant, a stunning three-masted sailing ship with a lovely convivial ambiance. Enjoy welcoming cabins where you can relax and feel completely at home and dine at two fabulous restaurants, one with a terrace, serving amazing French cuisine, certain to completely satisfy the most discerning gourmand. Have a drink with new-found friends at the large comfortable lounge and head to the platform just above sea level from which you can enjoy water sports or watch the fascinating marine life below. Enjoy an entertaining pianist after dinner at the bar for a delightful low-key evening.

Delight in an intimate cruise on the four upscale ships of Compagnie Du Ponant, offering a casual yet elegant yacht-like experience that is unique and special. Breathtaking destinations await as you are transported to beautiful out-of-the-way ports only accessible to small vessels. Along your exceptional journey, savor exquisite world-class cuisine, impeccable personalized service, stunning accommodations and fabulous amenities, including a Spa, fitness equipment, a marina, chic lounges and bars.

Take a voyage of discovery as you glide over the sea on the spacious 64-guest Le Ponant, a stunning three-masted sailing ship with a lovely convivial ambiance. Enjoy welcoming cabins where you can relax and feel completely at home and dine at two fabulous restaurants, one with a terrace, serving amazing French cuisine, certain to completely satisfy the most discerning gourmand. Have a drink with new-found friends at the large comfortable lounge and head to the platform just above sea level from which you can enjoy water sports or watch the fascinating marine life below. Enjoy an entertaining pianist after dinner at the bar for a delightful low-key evening.

State-of-the-art sister ships, the 264-guest Le Boréal, L'Austral and Le Soléal, all sleek and stunning, boast all outside staterooms, almost all with balconies. Visit beautiful destinations while enjoying a relaxed and elegant yacht-like casual atmosphere. With a small ship ambiance that combines luxury, intimacy and well-being, the result is an unforgettable cruise experience. Some sailings even offer a children's program and their own menu. Cruise another way as you discover the magic of yachts with Compagnie du Ponant.

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L'Austral

Crew Size 140
Crew Nationality European and Asian
Regular Capacity 262
Total Capacity 402
Registry France
Year Built 2010
Beam 59 ft
Draft 15.5 ft
Length 466 ft
Tonnage 10,700
Speed 14 knots
Beauty Salon yes
Spa yes
110 Electricity yes
Pools (Outside) 1
Laundry yes
Suites 43
Verandas 52
Cabins outside 36
Wheelchair Cabins 3
Elevators yes
Ship Type ICE Class 1C
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GDS

Grand Deluxe Suite

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PR6

Prestige Deck 6

Private balcony,Individually-controlled air-conditioning,Shower,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.

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PS6

Prestige Suite - Deck 6

8m² private balcony,Individually-controlled air-conditioning,Shower,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 access wifi.

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SA

Owner's Suite

Situated on Deck 6,Decorated by French designers,Breathtakting, panoramic sea view,Individually-controlled air-conditioning,Bathtub and shower,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,1 private transfer (round trip): Airport - Hotel - Port.

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Grill Restaurant

Deck: Mahe

Casual eating venue for breakfast, buffet lunch and themed dinner.

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Restaurant Gastronomic

Deck: Pondichery

Elegant main dining room for breakfast, lunch and dinner serving French and international cuisine, fine wine cellar.

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Library

Deck: Mahe

Reading room.

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Reception

Deck: Calicut

Reception.

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Internet

Deck: Mahe

Internet area.

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Piscine

Deck: Mahe

Piscine.

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Marina

Deck: Pondichery

A platform just above sea level from which you can gaze at the marine life below or enjoy the water sports.

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Bureau Excursion

Deck: Calicut

Bureau Excursion.

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Boutique

Deck: Calicut

Boutique.

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Salon Panoramique

Deck: Mahe

Salon Panoramique.

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Salon Principal

Deck: Calicut

Salon Principal.

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Hammam

Deck: Bengale

Hammam.

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Le Theatre

Deck: Chandernagor

Le Theatre.

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Bar

Deck: Mahe

Bar.

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Terrasse Panoramique

Deck: Mahe

Terrasse Panoramique.

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