Ponant has ditched the single supplement on over 90 cruises during 2019, 2020 and 2021 with some departures also currently on sale at up to 30 per cent off.
The selection of cruises spans the Northern and Southern hemispheres with voyages that include the Bijagos Archipelago, Latin and Central America, the Caribbean, Seychelles, Cape Verde and the Canary Islands, the Mediterranean, Iceland, Alaska, the Persian Gulf, Madagascar, Polynesia and Antarctica. Some of the options include the expedition voyages operated in partnership with National Geographic.
“Ever mindful of the popularity of solo travel, we again offer an exciting range of voyages and itineraries available with no single supplement or additional costs,” said Monique Ponfoort, Vice President Ponant Asia Pacific.
“Solo travellers are great ambassadors for the Ponant brand and we welcome you onboard.”
Ponfoort said Ponant’s small ships provide a “friendly, intimate experience that solo travellers appreciate, so wherever possible we avoid penalising with additional costs.”
The promotion is offered on voyages varying from a four-night ocean voyages to 17-night expedition and small ship cruises.
“And to ensure solo travellers can be at the forefront of new experiences, we offer space on Ponant’s new Explorer ships as well as Ponant’s signature sister-ships”.
“These are all well-conceived, thoughtful itineraries designed to appeal to like-minded travellers who appreciate either the relaxation of at-sea days or the mental stimulation of enriching cruises to exciting destinations.”
Options include a 10-night Darwin to Cairns sailing on 6 December 2019, priced from $7,550 – a saving of up to 25 per cent plus no single supplement; or the 10-night Emblematic Antarctica’ polar expedition on 18 February 2020, priced from $17,040.
More ‘No Single Supplement*’ voyages can be accessed at https://au.ponant.com
Terms and Conditions:
*”No Single Supplement” means there is no additional cost for single travellers travelling on their own in a double occupancy stateroom. Offer is available for a limited number of staterooms and according to stateroom category. Offer can change or be withdrawn at any time without notice. Once these staterooms are sold out, surcharges will apply. All prices are based on the Ponant Bonus fare per stateroom, in Australian Dollars, based on a single occupancy. Price includes accommodation and all meals onboard, Open Bar, free Wi-Fi and 24 hours room service. Price includes port taxes, yield managed, correct at time of writing – 7/09/2019.
Refer to https://au.ponant.com for further T & Cs.
Images courtesy of Ponant: Le Lyrial – Canal Lemaire © StudioPonant Laurence Fischer and Le Bougainville -Escale Inaugural. Marseille © PONANT Philip Plisson