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Le Commandant Charcot

Arctic Cruise - At the genesis of the French polar expeditions

Le Commandant-Charcot's inaugural cruise departs in May 2021. She is the world's first luxury polar exploration vessel, and enjoys a unique sailing experience in the Arctic or Antarctic! With its hybrid propulsion combining liquefied natural gas (LNG) and electric generators, Le Commandant-Charcot has been designed to minimise the environmental impact of travel to the furthest latitudes. The vessel has been elegantly designed using subtle tones and its decor of stone, wood and leather recall the natural environment in which the ship is sailing. She accommodates guests in 135 luxurious staterooms and suites. Expect outstanding gastronomy in the two restaurants and wonderful relaxation areas including two lounges and bars. Guests may also indulge in the amenities on the sundeck including an indoor swimming pool surrounded by a winter garden, sauna and snow room. A Spa, beauty and fitness room and outdoor pool.





Loyal to the great French tradition, the haute cuisine on board is worthy of the finest restaurants, where discreet, attentive service is the hallmark. On deck five is the Gastronomic restaurant serving, as you would expect fine dining with a warm ambience. On the sundeck you will find a relaxed dining area serving grilled meats daily, along with a variety of salads and desserts.


Lounge Bar

Located to the front of deck five is the Lounge and bar area, measuring 302 m² main including a 28 m² cigar lounge, a tea corner and a bar, with live music on selected evenings. Guests can also relax in the 400m² Panoramic lounge bar situated on the sun deck. You will also find an open air bar too.



The theatre is located on deck 5 with a seating capacity of 270-276 people. The theatre will be used for conferences and live entertainment on selected evenings and is equipped with state-of-the-art audio and video technology.

Swimming Pools

Indoor Pool

The Commandant-Charcot is equipped with an indoor and outdoor swimming pool. The indoor pool is surrounded by its winter garden, relaxation in the well-being area with sauna and Snow Room. There is a wonderful outdoor pool providing views of the passing scenery and is equipped with lounge armchairs.



On the sun deck you will also find a fitness room equipped with Elliptic, running machines, bicycles... A beauty corner: Hairdresser, Massage rooms, Sauna, Snow Room, Nail Shop.

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