Review of AIDAbella deck 12 (Spa-Pools-Teens)
Body & Soul SPA on AIDAbella is Africa-themed and with a retractable glass roof. The SPA complex includes reception, bar, treatment rooms, Finnish Sauna, Steam Room, Aroma Sauna, shower room, relaxation room, Wellness Suite (starboard), Wellness Oase. SPA packages (“Jenseits von Afrika”) are for 150 min (for 1 or 2 persons), with the “Rooibos Tea” ceremony included.
Wellness Oase (Oasis) has a large whirlpool, hammocks, and relaxation beds, and is decorated with live plants and palm trees. This is the place for the AIDA Cruises’ “Spa under the stars” program (open-air massages /at a daily fee).
Wellness Suite (max occupancy 4 guests, rented at a nominal fee for 4 hours) has its own veranda (starboard views), Sauna, Whirlpool, water bed, luxury bath amenities.
(Friseur) Beauty Salon provides professional manicure/pedicure, hairdresser, and barber services.
SPA Bar serves complimentary fresh fruits, wellness drinks, tea.
The pool deck has a stage for live performances. In the evenings, the whole area transforms into an “auditorium” – the place for pool parties, live music, dancing, and laser shows. During the day, the pool deck hosts bingo and quiz games, and dance classes.
(Freibereich) Sunbathing area with loungers, served with drinks and fast food by the Pool Bar (outdoor poolside bar & grill).
(Joggingparcours) Power Walking/Jogging Track
HYPE is the teens club lounge with supervised activities in 2 age groups – Orcas (12 -13 yo) and Teens (14 -17 yo). The HYPE lounge has TVs, billiard tables, pinball machines, vending machine (for drinks and snacks), and a separate video games arcade (gaming consoles, air hockey table, slot machines). The teen activities are scheduled (morning, afternoon, evening programs) and vary depending on the AIDAbella itinerary route.
Anytime Bar is the disco nightclub with a resident DJ program, each night differently themed dance parties, teens-only disco (on some nights).
Ocean Bar is an outdoor cocktail bar with great stern views.