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L’Austral is a contemporary cruise ship that combines a sleek, eye-catching design with a classically French onboard ambience. Highly recommended for younger couples and those seeking romantic cruise holidays, L’Austral offers an almost yacht-like environment with sophisticated accommodation options and chic public spaces. The facilities onboard are streamlined, though those with a keen eye on fitness and well-being will be delighted with Spa Ponant Yacht Spa – a fantastic treatment centre that’s perfect if you’re looking to pass away a few hours whilst enjoying a lazy day at sea. L’Austral joined the Ponant Cruises fleet in 2011 and sails a variety of itineraries throughout the Mediterranean, Caribbean and Antarctica.

L’Austral Accommodation

L’Austral offers accommodation options for up to 264 guests, including 3 Prestige Suites and up to 132 cabins with an outside view. Accommodation across all grades includes:

  • Good-size beds
  • Large storage unit
  • Vanity Desk
  • Refrigerator
  • Wardrobe
  • Bath/Shower combination unit

L’Austral Dining Options

The Gastronomic Restaurant – The ship’s main restaurant, this venue can accommodate all of L’Austral’s guests in one sitting and serves wonderful French cuisine.

The Grill Restaurant – A more informal option, The Grill offers a buffet-style option at breakfast and lunch, whilst dinner comprises mainly of fast-grilled dishes, breads, pasta and cold snacks.

L’Austral Facilities

  • Spa Ponant Yacht Spa – including a fitness suite and steam room
  • 2 outdoor swimming pools
  • Library
  • Panoramic lounge
  • Open air bar and pool
  • Main lounge
  • Theatre

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L'Austral Cruises

Date Name Duration
11 Jun 2017 Vietnamese Shores - Hong Kong (China) to Kota Kinabalu ( Malaysia) 11 days
22 Jun 2017 Indonesian Archipelagos - Kota Kinabalu (Malaysia) - Darwin (Australia) 11 days
22 Jun 2017 Indonesian Archepelagos 11 days
3 Jul 2017 Darwin to Broome 10 days
23 Jul 2017 Darwin to Broome 10 days
12 Aug 2017 Darwin (Australia) - Broome (Australia) 10 days
1 Sep 2017 Darwin (Australia) - Darwin (Australia) 10 days
11 Sep 2017 Darwin (Australia) - Bali (Indonesia) 11 days
22 Sep 2017 Discover Indonesia - Bali Roundtrip 11 days
3 Oct 2017 Bali (Indonesia) - Hong Kong (Hong Kong - China) 16 days
28 Oct 2017 From Vietnam to Myanmar 12 days
9 Nov 2017 Islands of Indonesia 15 days
24 Nov 2017 From Indonesia to Australia 14 days
8 Dec 2017 In the heart of Oceania 15 days
23 Dec 2017 The best of New Zealand 13 days

More information

If you would like more information on the L'Austral or would like to discuss a cruise, please call one of our Cruise Experts on 0800 008 6677.
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