Awards

    Why PONANT?

    Discover the treasures of the land by sea on board luxurious yachts that are built on an intimate, human scale. French crew, expertise, attentive service, gastronomy: set sail in a five-star environment and enjoy a travel experience that is simultaneously authentic and sophisticated.

    Awards

    PONANT is regularly awarded for the quality of its services and its unique cruising concept. Below are French and international prizes won by our company.

    "TIME MAGAZINE's 100 Greatest Places 2018" Award
    Le Lapérouse has been chosen as one of the best establishments to stay in by TIME MAGAZINE
    “Best Cruise Line Expedition”
    Awarded by Luxury Travel Magazine’s “2018 Gold List Awards”
    “N. 1 position in Tall Ship category” and N. 2 position in “Expedition Luxury Ship”
    Awarded at the "Signature Luxury Travel & Style Cruise Awards" in 2018
    "Cruise - Overall-Small Cruise Ship for Cruise Lines"
    Awarded at the 2017 MAGELLAN AWARDS GOLD
    "Cruise - Overall-Eco-Friendly Green Cruise Ship for Cruise Lines"
    Awarded at the 2017 MAGELLAN AWARDS GOLD
    "Cruise - Expeditions-Itinerary for Cruise Lines"
    Awarded at the 2017 MAGELLAN AWARDS SILVER
    Winner in the category “Product Innovation”
    Awarded at the DEUTSCHER KREUZFAHRTPREIS 2018
    "Best Cruise Company"
    Awarded at the "Victoires du Tourisme" awards in 2015, 2016 and 2017
    "N. 1 position in both the Luxury Expedition category and the Tall Ships categories"
    Awarded at the "Signature Luxury Travel & Style Cruise Awards"in 2017
    "Trophée de la Charte Bleue"
    Awarded by the professional organization of the Armateurs de France in 2016
    "Best Luxury Cruise Line"
    Nominated in Virtuoso Awards 2016 category
    "Travel weekly’s GOLD and SILVER MAGELLAN AWARDS in 2016"
    Awarded at the MAGELLAN AWARDS by Travel Weekly
    "Star Specialist Cruise Company"
    Finalist at the Travel Bulletin Star Awards 2016
    "No.1 for Service"
    Awarded by Conde Nast Traveller UK in the Small ships category
    "Travel & Leisure’s Recognition in World’s Best Awards 2016"
    Awarded by Travel + Leisure
    "French Excellence Award Winner"
    "Best for Luxury"
    Awarded at "Cruise Critic Editors’ Picks Awards"
    "National Geographic Traveler 50 Tours of a Lifetime"
    Awarded for the North West Passage 2014 cruise by "National Geographic Traveler"
    "Outstanding Culinary Cruise Line"
    Awarded at "Saveur Culinary Travel Awards"
    "N° 1 cruise line"
    Awarded by the French travel agents during a satisfaction survey carried out by Invescomm in partnership with Tour Hebdo"Best Stateroom" in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
    "Personality of the Year"
    Awarded to Jean-Emmanuel Sauvée at the "Seatrade Insider Cruise Awards"
    "Best Stateroom"
    Awarded by L’Officiel Voyage for the Prestige Suite of Le Soléal
    "Unifa Contract"
    Awarded by "La Ligne Roset Contract" for the furniture on Le Soléal made with Jean-Philippe Nuel
    "The Deutscher Kreuzfahrtpreis"
    Awarded by "Deutscher Kreuzfahrtpreis 2011"
    "Best Newcomer of the Year", Gold Medal
    Awarded by the European Cruise Line Association for the Le Boréal ship
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