Crystal Serenity deck 12 plan (Lido)

Deck layout and review

Review of Crystal Serenity deck 12 (Lido)

  • The “Palm Court” observation lounge & bar has large panoramic floor-ceiling windows and own dance floor. The Palm Court (served by the Sunset Bar) is also the lounge where Afternoon Tea is served (between 3-4pm), also for themed dance parties and classical concerts in the evening. This lounge also serves as the ship’s Art Gallery with many artworks on display and hosting art auctions (wholesale prices).
  • The “Waves”/portside and “Fantasia”/starboard are the ship’s youth lounges, respectively, for teens and kids (3-7yo and 8-12yo). Both clubs offer a complimentary programme with supervised activities, including watching movies on large-screen TVs, video gaming and arcades, game consoles (Xbox, PS2, Nintendo, Kinect), sports contests, pool and themed parties, scavenger hunts, arts-crafts, karaoke, dancing. Baby sitting is offered for toddlers 1+ yo (at per hour charge).
  • The Seahorse Pool area has a stage for live entertainment, an outdoor swimming pool flanked by 2 Whirlpools, and a large sunbathing area with many padded loungers, chairs and tables.
  • “Trident Bar & Grill” (portside) is a fast-food dining venue open for late Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (between 10am-6pm). This place has lush greenery (with live trees and chef’s herb garden), comfortable furniture and the whole area is retractable glass-roofed. The outdoor Trident Bar serves the Neptune-Seahorse pool area with burgers (including veggie and chicken), hotdogs, fresh pizza, sandwiches and drinks.
  • The “Scoops” ice cream bar (starboard) is an outdoor bar with teak-decked shaded seating area, mosaic tiles,  plush sofas and comfortable armchairs.
  • The Neptune Pool area is covered by a sliding glass roof and served by the Tastes buffet stations.
  • “Tastes” (starboard) is a waiter-service lido pool buffet serving casual late Breakfast (till 11:30am), Lunch and an alfresco Dinner. The dinner menu features home-made soups, pizza, gourmet starters and main courses, also fine wines (by glass/bottle).
  • The “Lido Cafe” (portside-starboard areas) is a casual-dining self-service buffet that also serves the pool deck area. It is open for Breakfast (Early Bird 5-6:30am, Early Riser 6:30-7:30am and full Breakfast 7:30-10am) and for Lunch (12-1:30pm, alfresco, with themed buffets).