Le Dumont d'Urville

Launched in 2019, a luxury expedition ship exclusively charted by A&K and featuring all-balcony accommodations.

Launched in 2019, a luxury expedition ship exclusively charted by A&K and featuring all-balcony accommodations.

Ship Details

  • Overall length: 131 metres
  • Beam: 18 metres
  • Average speed: 15 knots
  • Passenger decks: 6
  • Passenger capacity: 184, but limited to 148 exclusively on A&K charters
  • Crew and A&K staff: 122 (personnel-to-guest ratio of 1 to 1.2)
  • Gross tonnage: 9,900 GRT
  • Standards: USPHS – U.S. Coast Guard’s Rules Comfort Class 1 Clean-Ship Certification (meets or exceeds all IMO, EPA, IAATO and AECO operating standards)
  • Technology: Advanced dynamic positioning system and highly efficient stabilisers
  • Flag: French
  • Language: English on all A&K charters


  • Private balcony with every guest stateroom and suite
  • Complimentary butler service with every category of suite (an exclusive on A&K charters only, including welcome Champagne, nightly canapés, packing/unpacking on request and more)
  • Stateroom and suite amenities include a hair dryer, large wardrobe and ample storage, safe, alarm clock, and luxury bath products
  • Stateroom and suite electricity: 220v outlets — Europe 2-prong style (plus two 110/220 U.S. outlets)
  • Sun Deck and multiple outer deck observation areas
  • Outside heated pool
  • Library with selection of books and games
  • Two restaurants: Main and outdoor Grill
  • Open bar with beer, wine, liquor, cocktails, soft drinks, coffee, tea and mineral water (excludes premium wines and spirits)
  • Two lounges with bars: Main with live music and Panoramic with Terrace
  • Complimentary 24-hour room service
  • Complimentary in-cabin breakfast (on request)
  • Three passenger elevators
  • Fitness Centre with Kinesis® wall
  • Full-service salon with spa, sauna and steam room
  • Theatre with comfortable seating for all guests
  • Boutique shop
  • 24-hour medical facilities with certified doctor
  • A&K’s complimentary Traveller’s Valet laundry service
  • Complimentary wireless Internet on A&K charters (due to remote destinations, access and speed vary)

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