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Ponant Ship Reviews

L'Austral
L'Austral
Ranked #1 of 4 Ponant Ships
75% Loved It
  • All cabins are outsides, most with balconies
  • Main restaurant serves upscale, international cuisine
  • Relaxed, elegant vibe
  • Launched: 2011; Passengers: 264
Le Boreal
Le Boreal
Ranked #2 of 4 Ponant Ships
67% Loved It
  • First of four new Compagnie du Ponant ships
  • All cabins are outsides, most with balconies
  • Main restaurant serves upscale, international cuisine
  • Launched: 2010; Passengers: 264
Le Soleal
Le Soleal
Ranked #3 of 4 Ponant Ships
33% Loved It
  • Newest ship in fleet, launched in 2013
  • All cabins are outsides, most with balconies
  • Relaxed, elegant vibe
  • Launched: ; Passengers: 264
Le Ponant
Le Ponant
Ranked #4 of 4 Ponant Ships
100% Loved It
  • Carries only 64 passengers
  • Three-masted sailing ship
  • Sails Red Sea, Indian Ocean, Maldives, Seychelles
  • Launched: 1991; Passengers: 64
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Ponant Member Reviews

69% Loved It

I choose the ship and trip expecting to be fed interesting French cusine rather than the typical steam table cardboard. Apparently quite a number ... Read more

by Uncle Bobby

We had high expectations for this cruise having sailed with Seabourn and other high-end ships before around the Greek Isles. The food was really ... Read more

by SKP613

On its website the company promotes this ship in a manner which is quite misleading and leaves one very disappointed.

In particular: ... Read more

by christopher49

Le Soleil is beautiful. It has everything going for it, except the food. Considering this is a French company we were expecting more, a lot more. ... Read more

by gbs1112

Portsmouth to Caen (D-Day area) to Dublin - Wales - Belfast - Scottish Isles - Glasgow. Overall very pleased with the ship and Gohagan Travel. I ... Read more

by RICK1841
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