About Paul Gauguin Cruises
Paul Gauguin Cruises is owned by Pacific Beachcomber, French Polynesia’s leading luxury hotel and cruise operator. In addition to owning and managing Paul Gauguin Cruises, the company owns six award-winning hotels: InterContinental Tahiti Resort, InterContinental Bora Bora Le Moana Resort, InterContinental Bora Bora Resort & Thalasso Spa, InterContinental Moorea Resort and Spa, the Maitai Bora Bora, and the Maitai Rangiroa.
Paul Gauguin Cruises operates the 5+-star cruise ship, the 332-guest m/s Paul Gauguin, providing a deluxe cruise experience tailored to the unparalleled wonders of Tahiti, French Polynesia, the South Pacific and Southeast Asia. It is one of the top exclusive charter and incentive group venues in the industry and has completed more than 570 South Pacific cruises, serving more than 176,250 guests, including more than 15,000 honeymooners, since its inaugural sail in 1998. The Gauguin’s 2012 accolades include a second place for small-ship cruise lines in Travel + Leisure’s" World's Best Awards.“ and was recognized as one of the “Top 20 Small Cruise Ships” by readers of Condé Nast Traveler. This year, The Gauguin offers five award-winning, one-of-a-kind itineraries to the Society Islands, Tuamotus, Cook Islands, Australs, and Marquesas. In 2014, the ship’s sailing schedule also encompasses Fiji, Tonga, Vanuatu, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Singapore, and Australia. In December 2012, the m/v Tere Moana began sailing under the Paul Gauguin Cruises banner after completing a multifaceted renovation and offers voyages in the Caribbean, Latin America, and Europe. At 330 feet long and 46 feet wide, The Moana has a draft of 11.5 feet, and accommodates 90 guests with a staff of 60. Like The Gauguin, The Moana specializes in warm-weather destinations. November to March, the ship plies the waters of the Caribbean and Latin America, including theFrench West Indies, British Virgin Islands, St. Kitts & Nevis, Antigua, Aruba, Curaçao, Colombia, Costa Rica, and Panama, including transits of the Panama Canal. The remainder of the year, The Moana sets sail on 7-night voyages throughout Europe, from the Atlantic to the Black Sea. Two classic transatlantic voyages are also offered.
Paul Gauguin Cruises At-A-Glance
The minute you step on board, you’ll experience an atmosphere that is at once luxurious and relaxed. We want your experience aboard to be as carefree as possible. Each and every element of our fully renovated ships—from the simple, yet elegant décor of the public areas to your spacious, oceanview accommodations has been artfully crafted to complement the natural beauty of your surroundings.
Your time with Paul Gauguin Cruises is as active or relaxing as you’d like it to be. Bask in deluxe amenities and exquisite, Polynesian-style hospitality while spending your days doing exactly as you please, enjoying the ultimate escape from every day cares.
Whatever your interests, they make it easy for your experience to meet your definition of perfect. The food aboard may forever set the standard as the most sumptuous meals you ever tasted. By day, perhaps you’ll treat yourself to an hour (or three) at their Deep Nature Spa by Algotherm, or explore your destination on a shore excursion. Take in a lecture by a special guest expert. And enjoy live entertainment in the evening.
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Top Reasons to Cruise on Paul Gauguin Cruises
• Up to 50% off all sailings plus included airfare from Los Angeles on all sailings of the m/s Paul Gauguin; 3rd person in stateroom sails FREE
• All-inclusive fares include gourmet dining in all venues, beverages including select wine and spirits, gratuities for room stewards and dining staff, and watersports
• Superior dining in open-seating venues, featuring the cuisine of Jean-Pierre Vigato, Chef Propriétaire of the world-renowned, two-star Michelin-rated Restaurant Apicius in Paris
• One of the highest crew-to-guest ratios at sea (1 to 1.5)
• Tahiti cruises include access to Paul Gauguin Cruises’ private white-sand beach in Bora Bora and a full day at the cruise line’s private islet of Motu Mahana with BBQ lunch and Polynesian hospitality
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THE PERFECT HONEYMOON
Absolutely one of the finest honeymoon opportunities on planet Earth. Over 15,000 couples have experienced one of the most romantic destinations, on one of the highest rated luxury vessels anywhere. Free Bridal Registry! Scrumptious cuisine, a private island paradise, service at the level of Royalty, and a totally relaxed atmosphere combine to make this, well.... PERFECT!