OCG Class
Le Commandant-Charcot
Year Built2021
Year Last Refurbished-
Capacity270 passengers


The Le Commandant-Charcot is the very first hybrid-electric polar exploration ship powered by liquefied natural gas, and the latest addition to the Ponant fleet. It has been designed with the greatest attention to detail in terms of safety and respect for the environment.

Le Commandant-Charcot Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: Ponant
  • Ship Type: Expedition/Cultural Ship
  • Line Class: Specialty
  • Registry: France
  • Year Built: 2021
  • Year Last Refurbished: -
  • Capacity: 270 passengers
  • Decks: 5
  • Gross Tonnage: 31,757
  • Length: 492 ft
  • Beam: 92 ft
  • Average Speed: 15 knots
  • Outside Cabins: 135
  • Number of Crew: 190

Le Commandant-Charcot On-Board Recreation

  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: No

Le Commandant-Charcot Dining Choices

  • Panoramic Restaurant
  • Blue Lagoon

Le Commandant-Charcot Entertainment

  • Main Lounge
  • Observation Lounge
  • Theatre

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