Le Ponant

Le Ponant is a sleek and efficient sail-cruise ship that has three masts and provides unforgettable days under sail. Interiors are elegant but uncluttered and incorporate three public lounges.  Le Ponant passengers tend to be Sophisticated and Usually French and international. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 22.5 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 21.5 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 2.1 passengers.

specifications

Llyd No
8914219
size
boutique
Style
premium
Type
ocean
Year of Launch
1991
Year of last refit
-
Gross tonnage
1443t
length
88m
width
12m
speed
10kts
decks
4
language
fr+en
currency
EUR
No of Passsengers
64
No of Crew
32
No of Cabins
32
wheelchair access
-

gratuties

Gratuities are only included in packages sold in USA/Canada. Tipping is at guests discretion but is advised for all other voyages.

facilities

  • smoking (some)

accommodation

Deck

dining

To make your cruise even more unique, you will love the French art of living that permeates aboard the ship: discreet service and excellent cuisine naturally take pride of place.

Whether you are enjoying breakfast among friends with the horizon as special guest, a sun-kissed lunch on one of the ship's outside decks, or a delicious dinner in the elegant setting of our gastronomic restaurants with their intimate atmosphere, this cruise is an excellent opportunity to enjoy fine food throughout your time on board.

entertainment

Le Ponant has plenty of space including comfortable lounges. The public rooms are flexible and able to receive all the passengers at once for conferences, presentations, or work sessions. Enjoy meeting people in the Emeraude Lounge, relaxing in the Saphir Lounge, having a walk on the Sun Deck.

health fitness

Le Ponant does not feature any dedicated health & fitness facilities. There is however a marina from which you can take a swim into the ocean- please be aware that the water sports platform (marina) will only be open if the weather, security and local authorities permit it.

kid & teen

Please note: Le Ponant does not feature any dedicated facilities for children.

enrichment

Whether or not this is your first cruise, PONANT wishes to make your experience a magical and unforgettable one.

Carefully selected excursions are on offer in certain ports of call. Please sign in with the Shore Excursions Manager when aboard, who will describe the various ports of call early on in the cruise.

Whilst onboard, every evening a lively and varied daily program of cultural activities and games are suggested.