Le Lapérouse

Le Lapérouse

Kimberley Season: July-Aug 2019; May-Sept 2020 Accommodation: 92 cabins and suites, all with large windows and lounge areas that open onto the outside.
KCC Comment: French flagged, one of the world’s leading expedition companies has now arrived into the Kimberley. Experience a refined adventure on board Le Lapérouse with Sophisticated Cuisine & Fine Wines and the facilities of a 5-star yacht including a pool.

 

Le Lapérouse is the newest cruise ship to join the Ponant cruise fleet. Le Lapérouse is at the pinnacle of expedition cruising with innovative and environmentally-friendly equipment. There are 92 cabins and spacious suites, all with large windows and lounge areas that open onto the outside. 

Restaurants and Bars

As it is an essential part of French culture, gastronomy will naturally have pride of place aboard this new ship. Through its two restaurants, Le Lapérouse will invite you on a journey to elegance and epicureanism.

  • In a relaxed atmosphere, a first dining area located on Deck 3 and able to seat 70 will serve grilled meats daily, along with a variety of salads and desserts.
  • To the back of Deck 4, you will find a 260 m² panoramic restaurant which can accommodate all of our passengers in a single sitting. Designed differently to that on our other ships, this dining area, which opens onto the outside, will have a buffet of salads, desserts and cheeses at your disposal. Our discreet and attentive crew will provide table service for hot meals.

Life on board

Le Lapérouse is designed and equipped to meet all of your needs while preserving the intimacy of each passenger.

A 140 m² reception area includes:

  • A reception/concierge desk
  • An excursions desk
  • The ship’s administrative services
  • The sales office, manned by our Guest Relations Officer
  • Our 50 m² boutique which sells clothing, jewellery, beauty products, postcards and various accessories
  • Toilets accessible to passengers with reduced mobility

A new hydraulic platform with adjustable height provides:  

  • Easier boarding than on any other cruise ship
  • Easier Zodiac embarkation and disembarkation for expeditions
  • Easier access to the sea for swimming and practising various water sports such as kayaking or paddle-boarding

A pool deck offering:

  • A pool with a panoramic view, equipped with a counter-current swimming system,
  • A pleasant solarium
  • An outdoor bar and lounge with armchairs and sofas

A 200 m² main lounge which can accommodate all of our passengers to share convivial moments and to host activities organised during the day or evening.

Lastly, a theatre that seats 188, equipped with:

  • The latest sound and lighting technology,
  • A LED wall as the stage backdrop, for the projection of high-resolution images and videos.

cabins

Deck 3
Deck 4
Deck 5
Deck 6
Deck 7

 

Deluxe Stateroom: 19 m²  (up to 2 passengers)
Private balcony; Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; Shower; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi.
 
Deluxe Suite Deck 4: 27m²  (up to 3 passengers) 
Private balcony; Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; Shower; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi.
 
Deluxe Suite Decks 5 & 6: 27m²  (up to 3 passengers)  
  Private balcony; Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; 1 Sofa; Shower; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi.
   
Grande Deluxe Suite Decks 5 & 6: 45m²  (up to 2 passengers)   
40m² private balcony (30m² for Deck 6 rooms); Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; Bathtub; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi; Butler service.
   
Prestige Stateroom Decks 4, 5 & 6: 19m²  (up to 2 passengers)    
Private balcony; Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; Shower; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi; 2x staterooms for people with reduced mobility (Decks 4 & 5).
   
Prestige Suite Decks 5 & 6: 32m²  (up to 3 passengers)
Private balcony; Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; Shower; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi. Prestige Suites on Deck 6 have Butler Service.
   
Privilege Suite Decks 5 & 6: 32m²  (up to 3 passengers) 
Private balcony; Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds;  1 sofa; Shower; Minibar; Flat screen; Satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; Safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi;  Butler service.
   
Owner’s Suite: 45m²  (up to 2 passengers)  
30mprivate balcony;  Individually-controlled air-conditioning; King-size bed or twin beds; Shower & Bathtub + Jacuzzi on terrace; Minibar; Flat screen; satellite TV; Desk with stationery; Ipod players; Video on demand; safe; Hairdryer; Bath robes; Satellite direct line telephone; 110/220 volts outlet; French bath products; 24hr room service; Internet access wifi; Butler service; 1 private transfer (round trip): Airport – Hotel – Port; 1 free hour of Spa treatments.