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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 Exploring Svalbard

    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 Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 27th Nov - 8th Dec 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 20,870
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,980
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,740
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,970

    Including: roundtrip flights Buenos Aires-Ushuaia
    1 hotel night in Buenos Aires
    Up to 20% discount

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 7th Dec - 18th Dec 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 20,870
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,980
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,740
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,970

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

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 17th Dec - 28th Dec 2020
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 20,870
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,980
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,740
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,970

    Including: roundtrip flights Buenos Aires-Ushuaia
    1 hotel night in Buenos Aires
    Christmas in Antarctica!

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 8th Jan - 19th Jan 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 20,870
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,980
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,740
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,970

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

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

    Dates
    • 18th 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 16,280
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 13,700

    Including: roundtrip flights Buenos Aires-Ushuaia
    1 hotel night in Buenos Aires

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 2nd Feb - 12th Feb 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 20,870
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,980
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,740
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,970

    Including: roundtrip flights Buenos Aires-Ushuaia
    1 hotel night in Buenos Aires
    Up to 30% discount

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 11th Feb - 22nd Feb 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 26,750
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 20,870
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 19,280
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 12,980
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 11,740
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 10,970

    Including: roundtrip flights Buenos Aires-Ushuaia
    1 hotel night in Buenos Aires
    Up to 30% discount

  • L'Austral South Georgia & Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 3rd Mar - 19th Mar 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Montevideo
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 28,600
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 22,200
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 20,480
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 13,610
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 12,260
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 11,430

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

  • L'Austral Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 5th Jun - 12th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 21,120
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,930
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,850
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,850
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 9,230

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • L'Austral Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 12th Jun - 19th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 21,120
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,930
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,850
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,850
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 9,230

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • L'Austral Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 19th Jun - 26th Jun 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 21,120
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,930
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,850
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,850
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 9,230

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • L'Austral Exploring Svalbard

    Dates
    • 26th Jun - 3rd Jul 2021
    • Embark: Longyearbyen
    • Disembark: Longyearbyen
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 25,190
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 21,120
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,930
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,850
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,850
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 9,230

    Including flight Paris / Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Longyearbyen / Paris
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • 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 29,620
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 22,220
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 14,990
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 13,570
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 12,690

    Including Flight Paris/Longyearbyen + transfers + flight Kangerlussuaq/Paris
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • L'Austral Baffin Island and West Greenland

    Dates
    • 17th Jul - 30th Jul 2021
    • Embark: Kangerlussuaq
    • Disembark: Kangerlussuaq
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 40,820
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 34,120
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 25,560
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 17,200
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 15,550
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 14,530

    Including Flights Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • L'Austral Baffin Island and West Greenland

    Dates
    • 30th Jul - 15th Aug 2021
    • Embark: Kangerlussuaq
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 49,820
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 41,570
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 31,040
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 20,750
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 18,720
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 17,470

    Including Flight Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers + flight Kangerlussuaq/Paris
    Up to 25% Early Booking Discount!

  • 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 34,060
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 25,390
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 16,920
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 15,250
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 14,210

    Including flight Paris/Kangerlussuaq + transfers + flight Tromso/Paris
    Up to 30% Early Booking Discount!

  • 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 50,820
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 37,730
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 24,950
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 22,430
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 20,870

    Including Flight Paris/Tromso + transfers + Flight Nome/Seattle

  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 17th Nov - 29th Nov 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 29,810
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 16,830
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,610
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,640
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,680
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 9,080
  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 8th Dec - 19th Dec 2021
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 27,230
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,420
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 14,320
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 9,800
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 8,930
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,380
  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 3rd Jan - 14th Jan 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 27,320
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,420
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 14,320
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 9,800
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 8,930
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,380
  • L'Austral Cruising the Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 19th Feb - 2nd Mar 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Ushuaia
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 27,230
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 15,420
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 14,320
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 9,800
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 8,930
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,380
  • L'Austral South Georgia & Antarctic Peninsula

    Dates
    • 1st Mar - 17th Mar 2022
    • Embark: Ushuaia
    • Disembark: Montevideo
    Prices from
    Owner Suite
    EUR 28,860
    Prestige Suite
    EUR 16,220
    Deluxe Suite
    EUR 15,040
    Prestige Stateroom
    EUR 10,210
    Deluxe Stateroom
    EUR 9,280
    Superior stateroom
    EUR 8,690

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