ADVENTURE CRUISE THROUGH TAHITI

The Aranui 5

Below you will find info on the Aranui. If you have any questions give us a call at: 
1-844-ARANUI-5 (1-844-272-6845)

The Aranui's Journey

The Aranui 5 is a passenger and freighter cruise with unique trips from Tahiti to the Marquesas islands and Bora Bora. The ship was designed to deliver supplies and carry visitors to the most remote islands of the South Pacific.

Onboard the Aranui you will find a pool, daily seminars, lounge, bars, library and breathtaking South Pacific ocean views. Included are daily shore trips on each of the islands you visit.

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Aranui Pitcairn Island Voyage Happening (2019)

Aranui Cabins

The Aranui 5 has cabin styles for all types of travelers. suites, balcony cabins, staterooms and comfortable dormitory cabins. 

The Suites are furnished with floor to ceiling windows, a queen-size bed or twin beds and a sofa bed to sleep 2 or 3 people. 

Deluxe cabins are similar but without the sofa bed and can accommodate 2 people. Standard staterooms have a porthole window and are available for single, double or quadruple occupancy. 

Private bathrooms with showers are included in each guest room. There are berths for 24 passengers in the Class C dormitory. These four rooms each have their own bathroom and shower. There is also space on deck for 45 local passengers.

Aranui Itinerary

The Aranui 5 follows the same 14-day itinerary as its predecessor, the Aranui 3. A stopover is also made in Bora Bora (after Rangiroa) on the return trip. 

The cruise includes three meals daily with complimentary wine for on-board lunches and dinners, guided excursions and meals on shore including a private island picnic in Bora Bora. 

Optional excursions such as scuba diving, helicopter tours, lagoon tours and fishing are an additional charge.

Aranui Ship Features

The Aranui 5 will is wider and taller (22m x 125m) with two more decks (9 in total), additional public spaces, more suites (31), superior and deluxe staterooms (29), and a total of 103 cabins. It will have a cruising speed of 15 knots, about the same as the Aranui 3, so that it can safely navigate the smaller harbours of the Marquesas Islands.

The Suites are furnished with a queen-size bed and a sofa bed, and can sleep 2 or 3 people. Staterooms are available for single, double or quadruple occupancy. Some suites and deluxe cabins will have twin bed options, while some standard cabins will have queen beds. Private bathrooms with showers are included in each guest room. There will be berths for 24 passengers in the Class C dormitory, and these four rooms will each have a bathroom and shower. There is also space on deck for 45 local passengers.

Public areas include a reception, restaurant, a Sky bar, dancing room, 2 conference rooms, lounges, a library, video and computer room, boutique, swimming pool with whirlpool, fitness room, 1 massage room and Spa. The decor features Marquesan designs, Paul Gauguin prints and original paintings by Erhard Lux, a German artist who lives part-time in Moorea. The Aranui 5 has air conditioning in all passenger areas and indoor public spaces.is

Aranui Cabins

The Aranui 5 is a ship unlike any other cruise ship. With half of the ship dedicated to cargo that is delivered monthly to the islands of the Marquesas, the other half accommodates up to 256 passengers.

Join us on a voyage to tour some of the most remote islands of the South Pacific.

There are a variety of Aranui cabins onboard. Below we will show the types of Aranui cabins you can choose from.

Presidential Suite

Larger than any other suite on-board (440sq ft + 130sq ft balcony), this stunning, one-of-a-kind, spacious, exterior cabin is located on the Sky Bar Deck. It features a large, private, outdoor balcony with glass sliding doors. The ultimate in modern elegance, the Presidential Suite accommodates two or three adults. It also offers premium spaces and amenities. These include a living room, day room, mini bar, two bathrooms and a walk in closet.

The Presidential suite, located on the Sky Bar Deck, rooms two or three adults and offers a double bed, or two twin beds, and a sofa bed. For your convenience, this spacious suite (41sqm/441 sqft) offers two full size bathrooms (each with showers) and access to the balcony (12 sqm/129sqft) from each of the three major spaces (day room, living room and bedroom). 

The day room, featuring an ornate mini-bar and comfortable dining space, separates the bedroom from the living room, providing adequate space and privacy at night. Extra amenities include an exquisite walk-in closet attached to the main bedroom, a make-up table, hair dryer, desk, 2 flat screen TVs and an in-room safe

Royal Suit

Feel like Royalty on-board the Aranui 5 with the comfort and luxury of the Royal Suites (240sq ft + 100sq ft balcony). Each of these eight suites offer their own private, outdoor balcony and private facilities with a shower. Royal Suites are available on the Sun Deck, Pool Deck, Veranda Deck and Boat Deck.

The elegant Royal suites, located on the Sun Deck, Pool Deck, Veranda Deck and Boat Deck, room two or three adults and offers double bed, or two twin beds, and a sofa bed. For your convenience, this spacious suite (22sqm/236sqft) offers a day room with ample seating space, a full size bathroom with a private shower and a large, private balcony (9.5sqm/102sqft) with a sliding glass door. 

Feel like royalty on-board the Aranui 5 with the comfort and luxury of the Royal Suites. Extra amenities include a semi-private bedroom with a decorative screen, a wardrobe, make-up table, flat screen TV, hair dryer, an in-room safe and an under counter refrigerator.

Premium Suite

The Premium Suite, located on both the Pool Deck and the Veranda Deck (200sq ft + 45sq ft balcony). It is an exterior Aranui cabin that offers a private, outdoor balcony with sliding glass doors. A semi-private day room with a decorative divider screen separates itself from the bedroom, and private washroom facilities. There are twenty Premium Suites available on each sailing of the Aranui 5. Each accommodates two or three adults. 

The Premium suites, located on both the Pool Deck and the Veranda Deck, room two or three adults and offer a double bed, or two twin beds, and a sofa bed. For your convenience, this spacious suite (18sqm, 102sqft) offers a day room with ample seating space, a full size bathroom with a private shower, and a small, private balcony (4sqm, 43sqft) with a sliding glass door. 

There are twenty Premium suites available on each sailing on-board the Aranui 5. Extra amenities include a semi-private bedroom with a decorative screen, a wardrobe, make-up table, flat screen TV, hair dryer, an in-room safe, and an under counter refrigerator.

Junior Suite

Located only on the Veranda Deck of the Aranui 5, the Junior Suites can accommodate two or three adults (200sq ft). 

A double bed or two twin beds, and a sofa couch are provided. Though they do not offer a balcony, each of these suites provide breathtaking views through two separate windows. 

Other amenities include a bathroom with a shower, desk, wardrobe and make-up table. 

Superior Deluxe Suite

The Superior Deluxe suites, located on the Sky Bar Deck, Sun Deck, Upper Deck and Main Deck, room two people and offer a double bed or two twin beds. For your convenience, these spacious suites (14.5sqm, 156sqft) offer a full size bathroom with a private shower and a small, private balcony (4sqm, 43sqft) with a sliding glass door. 

Extra amenities include a wardrobe, make-up table, hair dryer, desk, flat screen TV, an in-room safe, and an under counter refrigerator.

HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBLE: The Superior Deluxe suite located on the Main Deck has been created with mobility issues in mind, and provides ample space and accessibility for those with special requirements. Please note that this unit does notoffer a balcony, but instead provides two windows.

Superior Deluxe Suite

7 Deluxe Suites can be found throughout the Sky Bar, Sun and Pool Decks of the Aranui 5 (140sq ft + 45sq ft balcony).  The fabulous Deluxe suites room two adults and offer a double bed, or two twin beds.

For your convenience, this spacious suite (13sqm, 139sqft) offers a full size bathroom with a private shower and a small, private balcony (4sqm, 43sqft) with a sliding glass door. Extra amenities include a make-up table and hair dryer, desk, wardrobe, flat screen TV, an in-room safe, and an under counter refrigerator.

Aranui Deck Plan

Here is the Aranui Deck Plan. There are 9 main decks onboard the Aranui 5 plus the Bridge Deck. 

We frequently are asked questions like: Where is the best cabin? Where will I be located? or Can I stay in a room next to my friend? Well here is a detailed map of the Aranui 5. 

Use the Aranui Deck Plan to find where your cabin will be in relation to the onboard cargo, the dining room or virtually any other location onboard the vessel.

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