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1 Helpful Vote
Sail Date: October 2017
We chose this cruise on L'Austral as the pre and post cruise land tours gave us the opportunity to visit both the amazing Angkor Wat in Cambodia and Bagan in Myanmar. Both of these tours were fantastic and we saw so much. We very ... Read More
3 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
I chose this cruise because of the "no single supplement". Ponant is the only luxury cruise with this option and I really think it is a good marketing option for the company. More and more you have a lot of women traveling and ... Read More
4 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
Fulfilled a long term ambition to visit Darwin and cruise the Kimberleys in WA. While there were quite a few issues on the vessel which were not the best, my overall rating is quite high just for the fact of my experiences within the ... Read More
2 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
I had been to the Antarctic on L'Austral so when the opportunity came to visit the Kimberley I could not pass that opportunity to again travel in 5 star luxury. The ship is quiet, the staff helpful and friendly, they go out of their way to ... Read More
5 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
First time on Ponant but 16th cruise overall. We were totally spoilt like never before. The ship is beautiful and the staff were all so very nice and went the extra mile with everything they did. The rooms were bigger than other cruise ... Read More
2 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
We visited the Kimberley region 20 years ago on a small cruise boat with less than 20 passengers and always wished to return. The Ponant Expedition Cruise with very experienced Naturalists on board to explain and show you the ... Read More
2 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
For me, Ponant is the perfect mix of intinerary, price and comfort. It is not for everyone - this was my third Ponant cruise, complaints about the food are common and based on the mis-understanding that the French eat souffle, foie ... Read More
1 Helpful Vote
Sail Date: September 2017
We had always wanted to experience the Kimberley from the Ocean and chose Ponant as we have cruised with them before. Their service is great - pleasant cabin and excellent food and dining facilities. The expedition staff were ... Read More
L'Austral Ratings
Category Editor Member
Cabins 5.0 4.2
Dining 4.0 3.7
Entertainment 4.0 3.5
Public Rooms 5.0 4.2
Fitness Recreation 4.0 3.8
Family 3.0 3.8
Shore Excursion 4.0 4.3
Enrichment 2.0 4.1
Service 3.0 4.4
Value For Money 4.0 3.7
Rates 3.0 4.1

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