Louisiane

Why cruise on this ship?

The Louisiane has the soul of a romantic and the enthusiasm of an explorer and is designed to offer unique itineraries such as voyages along the Red River.

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Dining

Voice the enticing words bon appétit before dining aboard the Louisiane and pay homage to the refined French influence of our cuisine, which has been liberally swirled with traditional Southern recipes. This pleasing mélange reflects the Parisian sense of delicacy and the enthusiasm of New Orleans.

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The Crescent Room

The Crescent Room, our opulent main restaurant, is a plush jewel box inset with sparkling chandeliers and the center stage for each day's culinary stars. A wheeled silver cart glides across the room, offering carved prime rib. Fine linens, gleaming cutlery and European-inspired china are the backdrop for white-gloved servers who anticipate every need with remarkable prescience.

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Room Service

For those who desire to be sated at any time of day, partake of our complimentary 24-hour room service, a vanishing luxury in today's world.

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The Veranda

The French know that one's surroundings are as important as one's meal, and in addition to The Crescent Room, They've provided a charming casual venue with cuisine to suit every mood. The Veranda is the very essence of a traditional French Bistro or eclectic sidewalk eatery in New Orleans' French Quarter. The Chef de Cuisine Regina Charboneau brings home-spun recipes and French culinary training to a stylish room with sweeping panoramic windows that ensure you never miss a moment of your voyage on America's rivers.

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Currents Cuisine

Today's travelers are as committed to physical well-being as they are to the health of mind and soul. The Chef de Cuisine Regina Charboneau presents an array of healthy dining alternatives, each low in calories and fat but gloriously high in flavor and palate-pleasing decadence, as part of the exclusive Currents Cuisine offerings. Crafted to acknowledge the importance of a wholesome lifestyle, each dish features a light touch and fresh ingredients that are both satisfying and delicate. With fewer than 400 calories per selection from breakfast to dinner, the Currents Cuisine menu reflects the way you live today.

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Entertaining

A journey with French America Line is a passage to the sublime. Desires are attended to by the gracious staff, but sometimes there is a craving for that extra pampering that only a spa or salon can provide. The Currents Spa offers salon stylings, indulgent manicures, chic pedicures and an array of beauty services all featuring L'Occitane en Provence® products. Of course, a scented oil massage is the ultimate treat. Let your muscles relax and let your mind seek a state of bliss as our masseuse takes you from the cares of the world to a place of higher awareness and complete harmony.

Enrichment

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Health and fitness

A journey with French America Line is a passage to the sublime. Desires are attended to by the gracious staff, but sometimes there is a craving for that extra pampering that only a spa or salon can provide. The Currents Spa offers salon stylings, indulgent manicures, chic pedicures and an array of beauty services all featuring L'Occitane en Provence® products. Of course, a scented oil massage is the ultimate treat. Let your muscles relax and let your mind seek a state of bliss as our masseuse takes you from the cares of the world to a place of higher awareness and complete harmony.

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Currents Spa

  • Bask in the aroma of lavender and vanilla as skilled hands work the tightness from your body and scented oil rich in Vitamin E nourishes your skin
  • With a light-to-medium touch, The Swedish massage will drain stress and rejuvenate the spirit
  • Let go of long-held pain with a vigorous and refreshing deep tissue massage that loosens the knots housing your tension
  • Pamper yourself with a soothing facial as the expert cleanses, exfoliates and moisturizes your skin, leaving you feeling tightened, toned and young again
  • Enjoy a manicure complete with hand soak, cuticle care, shaping of the nails, buff, polish and comforting hand massage
  • Relish a pedicure with nail detailing, exfoliation, massage and foot soak
  • Let the stylist cut and coif your hair until you positively glow with delight

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Kids and teens

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Accommodation

After exhilarating days ashore, escape to your own private retreat aboard the Louisiane. Bedding with luxury linens and duvets, premium mattresses, and your choice of pillows will assure a rejuvenating rest. All staterooms and suites offer individual climate control, makeup mirror, plush towels, L'Occitane en Provence® bath amenities, spa quality robes and slippers, in-room safe, 24-hour room service and generous storage space.

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Richelieu Suite

These richly furnished suites offer panoramic window views, and a windowed door that opens to a spacious promenade with a seating area. These suites feature a double armoire with built-in drawer storage, a chest of drawers, a desk and a queen-sized bed. Guests will enjoy evening canapés, complimentary laundry service, roundtrip airport transfers by private car in embarkation and disembarkation ports and fresh fruit and flowers upon arrival. As a Richelieu Suite guest, you will also enjoy included Curator’s Collection shore excursions throughout your voyage.

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Panorama Stateroom

These oversized staterooms, nearly 30 percent larger than the Veranda Staterooms, feature a French balcony and a queen-sized bed. Each offers a double armoire with built-in drawer storage, a desk and a chair. Guests will enjoy fresh fruit and flowers upon arrival, complimentary laundry service and evening canapés.

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Veranda Stateroom

These elegant staterooms offer panoramic window views, a private veranda with seating area, a double armoire with built-in drawer storage, a chest of drawers and two standard-sized twin beds that convert to one queen-sized bed.

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Promenade Stateroom

These stylish staterooms feature windows and a windowed door that opens to an expansive promenade seating area. Each offers a double armoire with built-in drawers and two standard-sized twin beds that convert to one queen-sized bed.

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French Balcony Stateroom

These luxurious staterooms are gracefully furnished and include a French balcony to absorb the ever-changing landscape. Each offers a double armoire with built-in drawer storage, a desk, a seating area and two standard-sized twin beds that convert to one queen-sized bed.

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Deluxe Stateroom

Tastefully appointed with a large mirror and a double armoire, these staterooms feature two standard-sized twin beds that convert to one queen-sized bed.

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Superior Stateroom

Artfully appointed with a large mirror and a double armoire, these staterooms feature two standard-sized twin beds that convert to one queen-sized bed.

Deck plans

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Champlain Deck

  • Bridge
  • Richelieu Suites
  • Deluxe Stateroom
  • Promenade Stateroom
  • The Veranda
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Joliet Deck

  • French Quarter Lounge
  • Currents Spa
  • Veranda Stateroom
  • Deluxe Stateroom
  • Promenade Stateroom
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Marquette Deck

  • Galley
  • Bar Royale
  • The Crescent Room
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La Selle Deck

  • Library
  • Office
  • Veranda Stateroom
  • Deluxe Stateroom
  • French Balcony Stateroom
  • Superior Stateroom
  • Panorama Stateroom
Ship facts
Passengers
150
Crew
57
Launched
2000
Last refit
2016
Tonnage
1599t
Length
218m
Width
Speed
11kts
Decks
2
Wheelchair cabins
No
Currency
USD