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Travelling with children

Pont-Aven has a huge range of entertainments and facilities for kids of all ages so there's something to keep them entertained whether they're tots or teenagers.

Children's entertainment

Boys and girls in the video game room on Pont Aven

Children's play area

Pont-Aven has a playroom where youngsters can safely enjoy fun and games. Please do not leave your child unattended.

Games room

Teenagers will enjoy our games room on deck 9 where they can play the latest video games and there is also an air hockey table.

Pool area

The indoor pool is great fun for all the family! The swimming pool is usually open from May-September, depending on weather conditions. Children should be supervised as there is no lifeguard.

Cinemas

We have 2 cinemas on board Pont-Aven where you can enjoy the latest films in surround sound! The cinemas seat a total of 90 passengers and prices are €8.65 for adults and €6.65 for children. Tickets are on sale at the Information Desk from15 minutes after departure.

Frankie Balloon

Seasonal entertainment

We offer a great selection of seasonal children's entertainment. Available on selected sailings, some of the entertainments and activities going on include magicians, clowns, face painting, balloon animals, French lessons, fishing for treasure in the swimming pool and live music.

Toys and games to buy

You can also buy all sorts of small toys, games, puzzles, books and magazines, cuddly toys and confectionery from our shop to keep the kids occupied.

Accommodation

A girl in bed in a cabin

Our comfortable cabins mean that everyone should get a good night's sleep during your crossing and we understand that you have some extra requirements when travelling with children.

For peace of mind, we have a limited number of bed guards available to fit to berths in our cabins. Please ask at the Information Desk when you board.

Cots are available for children up to 24 months and fit in all our 4 berth cabins. They cost €12 each way and are bookable during the online booking process.

Kids meals

Children's menu box
  • Superb range of great value dining options to suit all tastes and budgets
  • Choose from fine French cuisine to favourite British dishes
  • Children meals available at the self-service or main restaurant
  • Microwave

The children's menu is different depending if you are eating at the self-service or in the main restaurant. Whichever you choose the menu includes a nice box with two gifts inside as well as lollipops and an apple compote.  There are two boxes available, one for boys and one for girls.

Eating in the main restaurant

A children's menu for the under 12's in available in the a la carte restaurant for just €6.95. There are several options to choose from, or alternatively children may have a child's portion from the adults menu followed by a selection of desserts.

At the Self-service restaurant

Children can choose between ham, chicken nuggets or pasta with tomato sauce including vegetables or chips. They also receive a 50cl drink in the box. All for just €6.95.