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Le Boreal

Le Boreal was built in 2010 for Ponant Cruises and is the sister-ship of L’Austral, Le Lyrial and Le Soleal. Offering a mixture of classic cruise experiences and more exotic, expedition-style voyages in the polar regions, Le Boreal is a modern vessel perfect for couples, small groups and solo travellers.

Le Boreal Accommodation

Le Boreal provides accommodation for 264 guests across 132 staterooms and suites. There are three categories of stateroom (Superior, Deluxe and Prestige) and three categories of suite (Deluxe, Prestige and Owner’s). Aside from the Superior Stateroom, all of the accommodation categories on Le Boreal offer a private balcony and the following amenities:

  • Climate control
  • King-size or twin beds
  • Ensuite bathroom with shower, bathrobes and French bath products (the Owner’s Suite has a shower and bath)
  • Entertainment system with satellite TV and a movie library
  • Writing/Vanity desk
  • Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour room service

In addition to the above, guests in the Owner’s Suite will receive butler service and one hour of complimentary spa treatments.

Le Boreal Dining Options

There are two dining venues on Le Boreal, both of which are available to all guests for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The ship's main dining room is situated on Deck 2. Breakfast and lunch are both buffet-style and offer up a variety of choices, including pastries and omelettes in the morning, and hot dishes such as lasagna and chicken in sauce at lunch. The evening meal is served course-by-course at your table includes a starter and soup as well as the main course and dessert. The evening menus consist of mouthwatering French cuisine, and as such, you can expect to enjoy wonderfully prepared fresh fish and meat dishes, with alternative options available for those with alternative dietary requirements.

For a more relaxed dining experience, head to the Grill Restaurant on Deck 6. Open for lunch and breakfast this casual indoor/outdoor venue boasts excellent ocean views and a choice of hot and cold dishes, while dinner (which is reservation only) is often themed, with dishes created to compliment the ship's itinerary.

Le Boreal Facilities

Despite the ship’s relatively small size, Le Boreal boasts a range of facilities and public spaces for you to enjoy during your cruise. She offers three lounge/bar areas, one of which has amphitheatre-style seating and doubles as a lecture hall and entertainment venue. For health and fitness, Le Boreal has a full-service spa where you can enjoy a variety of treatments, a health suite equipped with all the standard gym equipment, and an outdoor swimming pool on Deck 6.

For more information regarding Le Boreal cruises or to receive a quote for a future sailing, please call our Voyage Consultants on 0800 008 6677 or make an online enquiry for one of the sailings below.

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Le Boreal Cruises

Date Name Duration
18 Jun 2021 Unexplored Svalbard 7 days
16 Jul 2021 The unexplored Svalbard 7 days
30 Jul 2021 The Best of Spitsbergen 7 days
30 Jul 2021 Unexplored Svalbard 7 days
30 Jul 2021 The Best of Spitsbergen 7 days
21 Sep 2021 Fire and Ice in the Arctic 14 days
17 Nov 2021 Emblematic Antarctica 10 days
18 Nov 2021 Emblematic Antarctica 10 days
8 Dec 2021 The magic of the White Continent 13 days
9 Dec 2021 Emblematic Antarctica 11 days
9 Dec 2021 The magic of the White Continent - with National G 13 days
30 Dec 2021 National Geographic - Emblematic Antarctica 10 days
31 Dec 2021 Emblematic Antarctica - with National Geographic 11 days
4 Jan 2022 Emblematic Antarctica 11 days
10 Jan 2022 Emblematic Antarctica 11 days

More information

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