L’Austral

LUXURY (200 GUESTS)

INTRODUCTION TO L’AUSTRAL

L’Austral (200 guests) was launched in May, 2011 and is a sister ship to Le Boreal and Le Soleal.  She features 132 staterooms offering elegant design as well innovative state-of-the-art marine technology. The vessel boasts a convenient layout, aided by three passenger elevators. She offers a single seating dining room, al fresco dining, an outdoor heated pool, and a modern lecture facility and theatre, as well as an ample and comfortable gathering area and library.

L’AUSTRAL DATES AND PRICES

L’AUSTRAL 2024-25 DATES AND PRICES

Book early for the best fares and availability. The fares are structured to reward guests who book early with the best possible fare and the privilege of being able to select their desired suite when the best inventory is available. Prices change depending on the occupancy of the ship. Please contact us for an accurate quote on your desired cabin. Prices are based on double-occupancy. Availability of all suite categories cannot be guaranteed. Fares for single guests are available upon request. Prices may be changed at anytime due to availability.

Complementary Transfer Package: Your itinerary includes complementary night in Buenos Aires before the cruise and return flights from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia and a transfer from the ship to Ushuaia airport on the final day of the voyage.

Note: The Great Adventure voyage includes first night accommodation in Buenos Aires and one way flight from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia as the voyage concludes in Montevideo.

Prices in AUD$ – per person twin share (triple share in triple cabins)
Click on Cruise itinerary name below to view detailed description of your Antarctic Cruise

Crusie ItineraryStart DateEnd DateDaysStarts / EndsSuperior StateroomDeluxe StateroomPrestige Deck 4Prestige Deck 5Prestige Deck 6Deluxe SuitePrestige Deck 5 SuitePrestige Deck 6 SuiteOwner's Suite
The Great Adventure09 Nov 202426 Nov 202418Buenos Aires $19,740sold out$15,310$15,940$16,710$22,550$24,340$25,480$43,280
Antarctic Expedition to Southern Lands 05 Dec 202423 Dec 202419Buenos Aires $20,160$21,490$22,450$22,830$23,410$32,970$34,300$36,200$62,840
Emblematic Antarctica22 Dec 202402 Jan 202512Buenos Aires$14,380$15,290$15,930$16,190$16,570$23,000$23,900$25,050$43,110
Emblematic Antarctica29 Jan 202509 Feb 202512Buenos AiresSold out$14,490$15,100$15,340$16,020Sold out$23,140$24,210$40,850
Emblematic Antarctica08 Feb 202519 Feb 202512Buenos AiresSold Out$20,900$21,920$22,330Sold OutSold OutSold OutSold Out$38,080

L’AUSTRAL 2024-25 CRUISES

For more information on the voyages we offer, call 1300 784 794 or email contact@antarcticatravelcentre.com.au

L’AUSTRAL 2025-26 DATES AND PRICES

Book early for the best fares and availability. The fares are structured to reward guests who book early with the best possible fare and the privilege of being able to select their desired suite when the best inventory is available. Prices change depending on the occupancy of the ship. Please contact us for an accurate quote on your desired cabin. Prices are based on double-occupancy. Availability of all suite categories cannot be guaranteed. Fares for single guests are available upon request. Prices may be changed at anytime due to availability. Prices correct as at 17 March 2024.

Complementary Transfer Package: Your itinerary includes one night accommodation on day 1 of your itinerary in Buenos Aires and return flights from Buenos Aires to Ushuaia and a transfer from the ship to Ushuaia airport on the final day of the voyage.

Prices in AUD$ – per person twin share (triple share in triple cabins)
Click on Cruise itinerary name below to view detailed description of your Antarctic Cruise

Cruise ItineraryStart DateEnd DateDaysStarts / EndsSuperior StateroomDeluxe StateroomPrestige Deck 4Prestige Deck 5Prestige Deck 6Deluxe SuitePrestige Suite Deck 5Prestige Suite Deck 6Owner's Suite
Journey to Austral Lands and Valdes Peninsula 5 Nov 202523 Nov 202520Buenos Aires$24,320 $26,130 $27,430 $27,960 $28,730 $41,710 $43,540 $45,860 $82,270
Emblematic Antarctica 22 Nov 20253 Dec 202512Buenos Aires$17,180 $18,240 $19,020 $19,320 $19,770 $27,420 $28,500 $29,870 $51,340
Emblematic Antarctica 2 Dec 202513 Dec 202512Buenos Aires$17,180 $18,240 $19,020 $19,320 $19,770 $27,420 $28,500 $29,870 $51,340
The Great Austral Loop 12 Dec 202530 Dec 202519Buenos Aires$26,730 $28,540 $29,850 $30,370 $31,150 $44,140 $45,970 $48,310
Emblematic Antarctica 18 Jan 202629 Jan 202612Buenos Aires$17,180 $18,240 $19,020 $19,320 $19,770 $27,420 $28,500 $29,870 $51,340
Emblematic Antarctica 28 Jan 20268 Feb 202612Buenos Aires$17,180 $18,240 $19,020 $19,320 $19,770 $27,420 $28,500 $29,870 $51,340
Emblematic Antarctica 7 Feb 202618 Feb 202612Buenos Aires$17,180 $18,240 $19,020 $19,320 $19,770 $27,420 $28,500 $29,870 $51,340
Emblematic Antarctica 17 Feb 202628 Feb 202612Buenos Aires$17,180 $18,240 $19,020 $19,320 $19,770 $27,420 $28,500 $29,870 $51,340
Journey to Austral Lands and Valdes Peninsula 27 Feb 202618 Mar 202620Buenos Aires$25,560 $27,370 $28,670 $29,200 $29,970 $42,950 $44,780 $47,100 $83,510

L’AUSTRAL 2025-26 CRUISES

For more information on the voyages we offer, call 1300 784 794 or email contact@antarcticatravelcentre.com.au

L’AUSTRAL CABINS

L'Austral Owners Suite

The Owners Suite sleeps up to 2 guests and is situated on Deck 6. The suite features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel. The suite is a luxurious 45 square metres.

L'Austral Prestige Suite

The Prestige Suite sleeps up to 4 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel. The suite is a spacious 37 square metres.

L'Austral Prestige Suite

The Prestige Suite sleeps up to 4 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel. The suite is a spacious 37 square metres.

L'Austral Deluxe Suite

The Prestige Stateroom sleeps up to 2 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel.

L'Austral Prestige Cabin

The Prestige Stateroom sleeps up to 2 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel and is a comfortable 18 square metres.

L'Austral Prestige Cabin

The Prestige Stateroom sleeps up to 2 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel and is a comfortable 18 square metres.

L'Austral Prestige Cabin

The Prestige Stateroom sleeps up to 2 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel and is a comfortable 18 square metres.

L'Austral Prestige Cabin

The Deluxe Stateroom sleeps up to 2 guests. The cabin features: king bed or twin beds, private balcony, individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel and is a comfortable 18 square metres.

L'Austral Prestige Cabin

The Superior Stateroom sleeps up to 3 guests and is located on Le Champollion Deck. The cabin features: individually-controlled air-conditioning, minibar, flat screen satellite TV, iPod™ players, desk with stationery, electronic safe, French bath products, dressing table and hairdryer, bath robes, satellite direct line telephone, 110/220 volts, 24hr room service, WiFi. The rooms are decorated by French interior designer Jean-Philippe Nuel and is 21 square metres.

Deck Plan

Ship Details

Restaurants – Gastronomic Restaurant – Marina, Grill Restaurant
Open-air Bar
Heated Pool and sun deck
Theatre / show lounge
Panorama Lounge and Panoramic Terrace
Library/Internet station
Sothys™ Beauty Corner: Balnéo, Hammam, 2 Massage Cabins, Relaxation Room, Hairdresser
Fitness Centre
3 Guest elevators to all decks
Medical centre
Games Area
Shore Excursions Desk

L'Austral and Le Boreal Outdoor Dining

Accommodation in suites or staterooms with en-suite
All meals while on the cruise. Continental breakfast, buffet breakfast, buffet lunch, afternoon tea, a three-course dinner and a late-evening snack are served daily.
Open Bar – A wide choice of refreshments such as wine, beer, cocktails, fruit juices and aperitifs are served in each bar and with lunch and dinner. This does not include premium alcoholic drinks.
Mini Bar – the mini bar in your cabin is restocked every day and in included in the fare.
Complimentary Parka to keep.
Waterproof rubber boots to loan for duration of cruise.
Excursions with expedition guides – Zodiac, land and sea tours and shore-side activities
Complimentary WIFI during the voyage – Please note, the service may be slow due to satellite connection and remoteness of the voyage

L'Austral

Staff and Crew: 140

Guests: 200

Dimensions: Length: 142m Beam: 18m

Manoeuvrability: Dynamic positioning system

Speed: 14 knots maximum

Built: 2010

Operator: Ponant

We will tailor the perfect holiday to suit your needs.