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Le Jacques Cartier


Le Jacques Cartier is the sixth ship in the Ponant Explorers series and has been designed for expeditions. With five star travel in mind, this modern ship is equipped with innovative technology, light tones and open to the sea design. Located on the waterline is the first ever multisensorial lounge, enabling you to enjoy the undersea views and sounds. Cruising on board the Le Jacques Cartier is a truly remarkable and luxurious experience.  

Ship highlights

  • Luxury 5 star cruising 
  • Two restaurants 
  • Swimming pool offering panoramic views
  • Spa facilities 
  • A Multisensorial Blue Eye underwater lounge

Ship Facilities

There are two restaurants on board Le Jacques Cartier, on Deck 4, the panoramic restaurant opens to the exterior of the ship and is big enough to seat all guests at once and serves buffets of salads, desserts and cheese and the attentive staff provide a table service for hot meals. The exterior grill restaurant is on Deck 3 and serves grilled meats, a variety of salads and desserts.
The ship’s main lounge is on Deck 3 is the venue for both daytime and evening entertainment. The relaxing panoramic lounge is home to the library, internet space, a bar, occasional evening entertainment and access to the panoramic terrace. Le Jacques Cartier pièce de résistance is the spectacular Blue Eye; a multisensorial underwater lounge on Deck 0.
Recreational Areas
The 250-capacity theatre on Deck 3 is where guests can attend shows, conferences and other entertainment put on for their viewing pleasure. The wellness area on Pont 7 is where you’ll find the ship’s spa, salon and fitness centre.

Cabin Types

Le Jacques Cartier
There are 92 staterooms and suites on board Le Jacques Cartier, all boasting soft and gentle colours, with equally soft and gentle furnishings. All staterooms have balconies ocean views The tasteful greys, whites, light colours and natural wood are sophisticated, yet comforting, and pay homage to the world of yachting.
Cabin Facilities:
  • En suite bathroom with shower
  • Flat-screen TV and iPod station
  • Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning