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Le Soleal
South Pacific
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9 South Pacific Le Soleal South Pacific Cruise Reviews

Richard 1963 avatar

Richard 1963

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes



I travelled with Ponant to Antarctica in January 2020 with my Son, aboard Le Soleal on the 11 day “Emblematic Antarctica”, this being my first cruise with Ponant. From first contact with Ponant’s ...
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Sail Date April 2020

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Esther P.

6 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Easter Island to Papeete; Papeete to Honolulu

The South Pacific is a bucket-list destination and the back-to-back cruises on Le Soleal hit all the high spots. I generally like expedition-style cruises, but the itinerary captivated me: Cruise #1: Easter ...
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Sail Date March 2019

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kerry elliott

1 Review Written

An Australian perspective.

i was offered a deal by your sydney sales woman,gina. i had to take advantage of it.the only part of the cruise that was 5 star ,was the service provided by the receptionists, the excursion officer, all the ...
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Sail Date September 2016

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Perfection. Paradise. Beyond our wildest dreams

We chose this cruise because of the smaller size of the ship, the French language (although everything on board is bilingual French/English) the food, the trip, the reputation of this company and the itinerary. It ...
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Sail Date September 2016

simpsondp avatar


1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Senior citizens beware!

I chose this trip because it offered an opportunity to go ashore on Pitcairn Island, a remote island in the South Pacific. I am 86 years old, in good physical condition, exercise regularly. I was discriminated ...
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Sail Date September 2016

Priestly avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Completing a bucket list

The itinerary was for a few days on Pitcairn and Easter Island, which is not possible with large ships. So small ships are the way to go. the food was divine and the entertainment excellent. the cruise director ...
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Sail Date October 2016

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1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good and bad

1. Loved the ship itself. 2. Crew Excellent. 3. Food extremely disappointing. Considering the French have a reputation for fine food, the food was boring, often tasteless unless it was the soup which was ...
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Sail Date September 2016

Seafair avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

An Exquisite Cruise Showcasing the Full Range of French Polynesian Islands

We chose this cruise because Ponant is one of the very few companies to offer a cruise starting and ending in Tahiti. We also chose it because, being a very small yacht, it was able to visit remote islands that were ...
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Sail Date September 2016

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Solo Mariner

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

Such a Let Down

I was under the impression this was to be a quality luxury holiday, where i would be looked after with the "white glove " style service i had encountered on the queen mary last year. I particularly chose this as ...
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Sail Date December 2015

Le Soleal Ratings

Public Rooms4.3
Fitness Recreation3.6
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