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L'Austral

For over 20 years now, Compagnie de Ponant has embodied the art of luxury cruising, combining a sophisticated à la française lifestyle on board with exploration and discovery.

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L'Austral

L'Austral features elegant design and innovative state-of-the-art marine technology. The vessel boasts a convenient and sensible layout, aided by three passenger elevators. She offers a single seating dining room, al fresco dining, an outdoor heated pool, and a modern lecture facility and theater, as well as an ample and comfortable gathering area and library. A full-service salon, steam rooms, spa and fitness center complete the amenities.
L'Austral boasts elegant guest accommodations, among the most comfortable available on any Antarctic cruise. The ship features 104 outside, fully equipped balcony cabins and suites. Watch for whale breaching the waters outside your floor-to-ceiling window, then step out onto your balcony for a closer look. L'Austral is also outfitted with a technologically advanced stabilizing system to minimize the effects of rough conditions and keep passengers comfortable in remote seas.

Accommodation

  • Owner Suite

    The Owner's suite is situated on Deck 2. It has been decorated by Franch interior designers and will provide you a breathtakting panoramic sea view.

    AMENITIES
    Individually-controlled air-conditioning
    Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds, communicating cabins available (Children welcome)
    Bathtub or 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
    Another Flat screen satellite TV
    Large bathtub
    Sofa
    Table with 4 chairs
    Armchair & Pedestal table

    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 19,550
  • Prestige Suite

    20 Prestige Suites with private balcony will provide you a sea with in total discretion.

    AMENITIES

    Individually-controlled air-conditioning
    Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds, communicating cabins available (Children welcome)
    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
    Another Flat screen satellite TV
    Sofa
    Armchair & Pedestal table

    Prices from
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 10,270
  • Deluxe Suite

    On Deck 3 you will find 3 Deluxe Suites with private balcony.

    AMENITIES

    Individually-controlled air-conditioning
    Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds
    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
    Sofa
    Armchair & Pedestal table

    Prices from
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 11,700
  • Prestige Stateroom

    92 Prestige Staterooms with private balcony.

    AMENITIES
    Individually-controlled air-conditioning
    Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds
    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

    Prices from
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 8,150
  • Deluxe Stateroom

    16 Deluxe Staterooms of 200 sq.ft.with private balcony.

    AMENITIES
    Individually-controlled air-conditioning
    Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds
    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

    Prices from
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 7,045
  • Superior Stateroom

    8 superior staterooms of 226 sq.ft.located on Deck3.

    AMENITIES
    Individually-controlled air-conditioning
    Cabin layout : king-size bed, or twin beds
    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

    Prices from
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 6,950

Ship Specifications


  • Overall length: 466 feet

  • Beam: 59 feet

  • Draft: 15.3 feet

  • Average speed: 16 knots

  • Ice class: 1C

  • Passenger decks: 6

  • Passenger capacity: Limited to 199 on Antarctica cruises

  • Crew: 136

  • Gross tonnage: 10.700 GRT

  • Electric Motors: 2 x 2,3 MW

  • Standards: USPHS – U.S. Coast Guards Rules

  • Comfort Class 1 – "Clean" Ship Certification

  • Flag: French



 


 

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Dates & Rates

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 18th Feb - 28th Feb 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,940
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 17,670
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,340
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,370
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,770

    Including: roundtrip flights Paris/Buenos Aires/Ushuaia
    Pre 1 night in Buenos Aires
    Up to 15% discount

  • L'Austral South Georgia & Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 28th Feb - 14th Mar 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Montevideo
    Prices from
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 24,220
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,850
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 13,130
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,800
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,980

    Including: roundtrip flights Paris/Buenos Aires/Ushuaia & Montevideo/Paris
    Pre 1 night in Buenos Aires
    Up to 15% discount

  • L'Austral Exploring Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 28th May - 4th Jun 2020
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 11,700
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 10,270
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 8,150
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 7,045
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 7,010

    Including return flights Paris/Longyearbyen + Transfers

  • L'Austral Exploring Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 5th Jun - 12th Jun 2020
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,340
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 11,700
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 8,150
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 7,450
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 7,010

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 28th Nov - 8th Dec 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,170
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 14,060
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 9,650
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 8,780

    Including: roundtrip flights Buenos Aires-Ushuaia
    Pre 1 night in Buenos Aires
    Up to 25% discount

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 8th Dec - 18th Dec 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,170
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 14,060
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 9,650
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 8,780
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,240

    Including flights + overnight in Buenos Aires Up to 30% discount

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 18th Dec - 28th Dec 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 17,070
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,800
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,760
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,770

    Including fligths + overnight in Buenos Aires Up to 20% discount Christmas in Antarctica

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 9th Jan - 19th Jan 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 16,120
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 14,930
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,200
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,270
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,700

    Including flights + overnight in Buenos Aires Up to 25% discount

  • L'Austral Falkland Islands - South Georgia - Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 19th Jan - 3rd Feb 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 33,960
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 27,650
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 24,370
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 17,020

    Including flights + overnight in Buenos Aires

  • L'Austral South Georgia & Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 4th Mar - 19th Mar 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Montevideo
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 28,600
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 17,080
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,790
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,640
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,630

    Including flight Buenos Aires/Ushuaia + overnight in Buenos Aires Up to 25% discount

  • L'Austral Exploring Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 12th Jun - 19th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,340
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 11,700
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 8,150
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 7,450
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 7,010

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris

  • L'Austral Exploring Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 19th Jun - 26th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,340
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 11,700
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 8,150
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 7,450
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 7,010

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris

  • L'Austral Exploring Spitsbergen

    Dates
    • 26th Jun - 3rd Jul 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,340
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 11,700
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 8,150
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 7,450
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 7,010

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris

  • L'Austral Greenland's East, South & West coast

    Dates
    • 3rd Jul - 17th Jul 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Kangerlussuaq
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 35,420
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 21,450
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 16,270
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 11,210
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 10,210
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 9,590

    Including Flight Paris/Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Kangerlussuaq/Paris

  • L'Austral Baffin Island and West Greenland

    Dates
    • 21st Jul - 30th Jul 2021
    • Embark: Kangerlussuaq
    • Disembark: Kangerlussuaq
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 46,550
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 27,950
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 21,070
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 14,360
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 13,040
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 12,220

    Including Flight Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers + flight Kangerlussuaq/Paris

  • L'Austral Baffin Island and West Greenland

    Dates
    • 30th Jul - 15th Aug 2021
    • Embark: Kangerlussuaq
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 56,880
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 33,970
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 25,510
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 17,250
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 15,630
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 14,620

    Including Flight Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers + flight Kangerlussuaq/Paris

  • L'Austral East Greenland - Scoresby Sund

    Dates
    • 15th Aug - 30th Aug 2021
    • Embark: Kangerlussuaq
    • Disembark: Tromso
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 40,850
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 24,460
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 18,390
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,460
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,290
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,570

    Including flight Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers + flight Tromso/Paris

  • L'Austral Northwest Passage

    Dates
    • 30th Aug - 23rd Sep 2021
    • Embark: Tromso
    • Disembark: Nome, Alaska
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 61,070
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 38,770
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 28,950
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 19,370
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 17,480
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 16,310

    Including roundtrip flight. Paris to Tromso / Nome to Seattle.

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