Ponant

Le Paul Gauguin

Le Paul Gauguin is an elegant luxury vessel, specially designed for navigating the waters of French Polynesia. Le Paul Gauguin's shallow draft allows it to get in close to shallow lagoons and isolated islands. On board you'll find 159 luxurious and spacious cabins and suites - refurbished in 2021, and with almost 70% with private balconies, and all have wonderful ocean views.
SHIP TYPE
Small Cruise Ship
PASSENGERS
330
CREW
217
LAUNCHED
1997
REFURBISHED
2021

Le Paul Gauguin Cruises View all Choose from 78 holidays cruising on board the Le Paul Gauguin

8 Days Papeete to Papeete

Operator: Ponant

From 5,864
Save 163

14 Days Lautoka to Papeete

Operator: Ponant

From 12,150
Save 240

12 Days Papeete to Papeete

Operator: Ponant

From 8,121
Save 159

11 Days Papeete to Papeete

Operator: Ponant

From 7,708
Save 152

Life on Board Le Paul Gauguin What can you expect when cruising on board Le Paul Gauguin

Le Paul Gauguin
Le Paul Gauguin

With the hallmarks of Ponant’s elegant decor and chic sophistication, Le Paul Gauguin showcases luxury innovations. Read more

Tropical Expedition Voyages
Tropical Expedition Voyages

Gain an understanding of the ancient customs, traditions and cultures of the peoples of the South Pacific. Read more

Room with a View
Room with a View

Freshly refurbished in 2021, the majority of staterooms and suites have balconies or verandas. Read more

Relaxed Dining Settings
Relaxed Dining Settings

Spend your evenings dining in front of magnificent Polynesian sunsets. From casual to upscale dining experiences. Read more

Relax On Board
Relax On Board

Book a treatment, relax by the pool or at the Piano bar, or engage in something more cerebral. Read more

Excursions
Excursions

A wide choice of excursions are offered depending on your itinerary and stopovers. Read more

Deck Plans

F
Porthole Stateroom
Deck 3
E
Window Stateroom
Deck 4
Deck 5
D
Balcony Stateroom
Deck 6
C
Balcony Stateroom
B
Veranda Stateroom
TS
Tiare Suite
A
Veranda Suite
OS
Owners Suite
Deck 7
B
Veranda Stateroom
GS
Grande Suite
Deck 8
Deck 9

Cabins

Oceanview

Window Stateroom

Large window, queen-size bed, mini-bar, flat-screen TV, CD/DVD player, telephone, safe, individual air conditioning, Algotherm toiletries and hairdryer, courtesy cotton robes and slippers, 24-hour service and free Wi-fi access. Size: 19 m².

Oceanview

Porthole Stateroom

Two porthole windows, queen-size bed, mini-bar, flat-screen TV, CD/DVD player, telephone, safe, individual air conditioning, Algotherm toiletries and hairdryer, courtesy cotton robes and slippers, 24-hour service and free Wi-fi access. Size: 18 m².

Balcony

Balcony Stateroom

Cabin 7006 has a smaller bathroom with a shower. Cabins 763, 764, 765, 766 and 767 vary in size and are equipped with a shower cubicle. 19 m² cabin + 3 m² balcony. The option to connect two Balcony Cabins to form a Balcony Suite is available (38 m2 + 6m2 balcony). Queen-size bed, mini-bar, flat-screen TV, CD/DVD player, telephone, safe, individual air conditioning, Algotherm toiletries and hairdryer, courtesy cotton robes and slippers, 24-hour service and free Wi-fi access.

Balcony

Veranda Stateroom

Cabin 7003 has a shower cubicle and a double bed. Butler service included. 23 m² cabin + 5 m² veranda. Queen-size bed, mini-bar, flat-screen TV, CD/DVD player, telephone, safe, individual air conditioning, Algotherm toiletries and hairdryer, courtesy cotton robes and slippers, 24-hour service and free Wi-fi access.

Suite

Tiare Suite

The Tiare Suite can accommodate up to 4 people. The bathroom boasts a bathtub, shower and a dressing area. Butler service included. 60 m² cabin + 20 m² balcony.

Suite

Veranda Suite

4 suites available: Tahiti Suite (709), Pont Avent Suite (710), Atuona Suite (711), Arles Suite (712). These suites can accommodate up to 3 people. Veranda Suite 7004 has a double bed. Butler service included. 28 m² cabin + 5 m² veranda.

Suite

Grande Suite

Two suites available: the Paul Gauguin Suite (801) and the Flora Tristan Suite (802). These suites can accommodate up to 3 people. Includes butler service. 30 m² cabin + 18 m² balcony and veranda

Suite

Owners Suite

Owner's Suites accommodate up to 4 people. Suites 701 & 7002 accommodate up to 3 people. Bathrooms boast a separate shower or bathtub and a shower. Butler service included. Sizes vary from 40-49 m² cabins + 5-13 m² balconies.

Le Paul Gauguin Cruise Schedule All 78 cruise sailings by departure date on board Le Paul Gauguin

Starts Days Name Itinerary From
Saturday
20 Jul 2024
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 7,230
Saturday
27 Jul 2024
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 7,230
Saturday
17 Aug 2024
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,850
Saturday
07 Sep 2024
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 8,060
Saturday
28 Sep 2024
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,930
Wednesday
09 Oct 2024
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 11,480
Saturday
19 Oct 2024
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 8,060
Saturday
26 Oct 2024
16 Fiji, Tonga, Cook Islands and Society Islands Papeete to Lautoka 19,020
Sunday
10 Nov 2024
14 Fiji, Tonga, Cook Islands and Society Islands Lautoka to Papeete 12,390
Saturday
23 Nov 2024
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,140
Saturday
30 Nov 2024
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 9,740
Wednesday
11 Dec 2024
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 12,370
Saturday
21 Dec 2024
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 19,020
Saturday
04 Jan 2025
16 Fiji, Tonga, Cook Islands and Society Islands Papeete to Lautoka 14,410
Sunday
19 Jan 2025
21 From Fiji to Bali Lautoka to Bali 14,140
Tuesday
01 Apr 2025
15 Indonesia's Sacred Temples and Natural Sanctuaries Singapore to Darwin 10,660
Tuesday
15 Apr 2025
17 An Escapade in the Heart of Melanesia Darwin to Lautoka 10,890
Thursday
01 May 2025
14 Fiji, Tonga, Cook Islands and Society Islands Lautoka to Papeete 14,600
Wednesday
14 May 2025
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 10,750
Saturday
24 May 2025
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,670
Wednesday
04 Jun 2025
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 10,130
Saturday
14 Jun 2025
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 8,340
Saturday
21 Jun 2025
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 13,590
Saturday
05 Jul 2025
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 6,390
Saturday
12 Jul 2025
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 11,750
Saturday
26 Jul 2025
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 6,800
Saturday
02 Aug 2025
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 5,980
Saturday
09 Aug 2025
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 11,750
Saturday
23 Aug 2025
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 5,980
Saturday
30 Aug 2025
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 6,390
Saturday
06 Sep 2025
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 14,410
Saturday
20 Sep 2025
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 7,860
Saturday
27 Sep 2025
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 9,230
Wednesday
08 Oct 2025
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 10,130
Saturday
18 Oct 2025
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 6,390
Saturday
25 Oct 2025
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 12,460
Saturday
08 Nov 2025
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 6,190
Saturday
15 Nov 2025
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,670
Wednesday
26 Nov 2025
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 8,760
Saturday
06 Dec 2025
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,330
Saturday
20 Dec 2025
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 5,980
Saturday
27 Dec 2025
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 8,110
Wednesday
07 Jan 2026
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 7,860
Saturday
17 Jan 2026
15 Marquesas, The Tuamotus & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 10,540
Saturday
31 Jan 2026
8 Pearls of The Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 5,300
Saturday
07 Feb 2026
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 8,280
Wednesday
25 Feb 2026
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 7,860
Saturday
21 Mar 2026
8 Tahiti & the Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 6,100
Saturday
28 Mar 2026
12 Cook Islands & Society Islands Papeete to Papeete 8,280
Wednesday
08 Apr 2026
11 Society Islands & The Tuamotus Papeete to Papeete 7,860
Cruise Content
Cabin images are sourced from Ponant. These should be treated as indicative only. Cabin inclusions, upholsteries and room layout may differ to the image(s) shown depending on sailing dates.