Deck 12 layout starts with “The Dome”. This is indoor observation lounge during the day, with ample seating, floor-ceiling windows for 270°panoramic views, large dance floor in the center and a full service bar. In the evenings The Dome transforms into a disco nightclub.
Retractable Glass Roof covers the ship’s Lido Pool area in inclement weather.
The ship’s sports complex includes a full-size Tennis Courrt (portside), a full-size Basketball Court (starboard) and Deck Games area around the sliding dome (quoits, golf putting green, shuffleboard).
Aft are located all the ship’s teen- and kids club lounges offering complimentary, age-appropriate activities by the P&O’s youth programme:
“Turtle Cove” is a kids playroom (3-6 yo, kids must be toilet-trained) with toys, educational games and fun activities supervised by certified staff. Babysitting service is available between 10:30pm-1am (charges apply). The list of kids activities at “Turtle Cove” includes arts/crafts, music and cartoons, tea parties, story telling (“Sleepyheads Storytime”).
“Shark Shack” is a children’s club lounge (7-10 yo). The list of supervised activities at Shark Shack includes: arts-crafts, movies, scavenger hunts, iPad learning, Playstation/Nintendo console games, themed parties, air hockey, table tennis, sports tournaments, karaoke contests, talent shows, kids-only dinners held in the Waterfront Restaurant.
The “HQ” lounge is for kids 11-14 yo, while the “HQ+” is the teen lounge (14-17 yo). These children’s clubs offer as activities film making and dancing classes, teen discos, “teen jams” (teenagers can form a music band for live performances), sports contests/competitions, watching movies, Karaoke singalongs, playing Nintendo/PS games. Here are organized also talent shows and themed party nights.
On its Top Deck, the Pacific Aria cruise ship offers the line’s feature “P&OEdge” Adventure Park experience. This is a new, “high adrenalin” program that offers 20 different activities on the Pacific Aria ship, featuring climbing, jumping, racing, and even flying on ropes. The most popular activities by the “P&OEdge” programme are named “Cargo Net Race”, “Flying Fox”, “Slackline Bouncing Bridge”, “Atrium High Ropes”, “Aft Funnel Climb”, “Bungee Tramp”, “Bow Ladder Climb”.