Innovative design, sleek shape and profile, refined interior decoration, friendly, intimate atmosphere; French designers and decorators have managed to give PONANT's L'Austral a unique style and veritable signature of its own.
This luxury vessel can accommodate up to 264 guests across 122 suites and staterooms on decks 3 to 6, all are a subtle combination of luxury, intimacy and serene well-being. Combinations of fine materials, colours and tones harmoniously livened up with touches of bright colour, elegant lines; everything on L'Austral has been designed to create a unique atmosphere on board.
L'Austral has many spaces designed with the privacy of all passengers in mind. Cosy and refined in feel and atmosphere, these lively spaces provide moments of relaxation and conviviality to suit every taste. Common areas include the main lounge, the theatre, wellness area featuring spa and fitness studio, recreation deck, panoramic lounge, an exterior bar and much more.
As you'll undoubtedly know, gastronomy is fundamental in French culture and you’ll not be disappointed with the outstanding level of French and international dishes plus fine wines on offer, as well as a grill restaurant.
This polar exploration ship has been designed to a French style of discreet luxury and to educe amazement. It allows the light to infiltrate the interiors and bring out the best of the polar landscapes.
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