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Le Boreal Review

4.0 / 5.0
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Review for Le Boreal to South America
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6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Apr 2018
Cabin: Deluxe Stateroom

We chose Ponant for this trip because we were looking for a more intimate cruise experience. We have been on large cruise ships (3000+ passengers) and felt it was time for a more refined trip.

One of the best things about being on a smaller ship is that the embarkation and disemarkation process. All of the crew members were courteous and professional. Also, there was rarely ever a line. Once we landed at our port or destination, getting off the ship to begin enjoying the tours was a breeze.

I must admit that we were a little skeptical about having the shore excursions included in the cost of the cruise. We wondered what the quality of the excursions would be. But, we were not disappointed. Every excursion we joined was very informative and enjoyable. In addition, our days on the uninhabited Caribbean Islands were the best! Being able to take the zodiac boats in for a morning of snorkeling along the coral reefs of the atolls was a once in a lifetime experience.

Cabin Review

Deluxe Stateroom

Our room, although small, was very comfortable. Everything we needed was provided by the ship, and the steward staff were fabulous.

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