264Ship Type: Luxury Expedition ShipOperated by: Ponant
Chic and elegant, with a yacht-like ambiance, Le Boreal is the fruit of blending French service and sophistication with Italian ship building. Refined and personalized service are hallmarks of this superb mega-yacht with 132 luxury-class cabins. With cruise itineraries emphasizing the planet's polar regions as well as Latin America, Easter Island and Polynesia, Le Boreal gives passengers the feeling they are on a private yacht and give them access to harbors and coves that large cruise ships simply can't access.
Le Boréal remains faithful to her philosophy - to create a unique atmosphere, a subtle blend of luxury, intimacy and well-being. With 132 well-appointed staterooms spread between five decks, this innovative megayacht gives the feeling of a private yacht with all of the modern amenities and creature comforts that you would expect from bigger cruise ships.
The social areas have everything you may desire including a swimming pool, spa, lounge, theater, exercise room, and a panoramic terrace. The main restaurant serves French and international cuisine accompanied by fine wines served by attentive French wait staff.
When you are ready to retire for the evening or just take a short siesta, you will find that your luxurious stateroom reflects authentic French elegance and sophistication. A minibar and private bathroom in each suite complement the comfortable accommodations.
Standard suites are 290 square feet (18 square meters) with luxurious upgrades featuring the Owner's Suite at 485 square feet (45 square meters).
* From 224 to 264 passengers
* Up to 132 outside cabins
* Length : 142m (466ft)
* Beam : 18 m (59ft)
* Average speed : 16 knots
* 139 crew members
* Elevators to all decks
* Dynamic positioning system
* Clean ship standards
* French flag