Review of AIDAvita deck 10 (Bridge-Sundeck-Pools)
The fore-located Navigation Bridge (Navigationsbrucke/Wheelhouse) and the adjacent Captain's Suite and officers' quarters are inaccessible for passengers.
(Freibereich) Sunbathing area with loungers, served by the Pool Bar (coffee, various drinks) and by the Pool Grill (American fast-food fare - burgers with wedges, bagels, wraps, and other items).
(Bibliotek) The Hemingway Lounge is the Library. This is a small, quiet room with panoramic windows. Books are mostly in Deutsch. There are also some card and board games.
(Diskothek) Anytime Bar is the ship’s disco nightclub with a large dance floor, DJ program, themed dance parties. The Anytime Bar features a large outdoor deck space. On some nights, the disco bar becomes a teens-only disco. During the day, there are organized dance classes.
Time Tunnel is the Video Games Arcade equipped with Playstation consoles. This is also the entrance to the Anytime Disco.
During the ship's 2017 refurbishment, the old Waikiki Lounge (teens club) was transformed into Beach Lounge. This adults club offers cruise itinerary-themed food and drinks. Its Seaside Lounges (outdoor seating area / at the stern) are equipped with windbreaks and heaters.
(new) Waikiki Lounge (relocated in 2017 to forward-portside) is the teens club with supervised activities in 2 age groups – Orcas (12 -13 yo) and Teens (14 -17 yo). The Waikiki Lounge is complimentary. The lounge was added during the ship's 2013 refurbishment and until 2017 was located aft on deck 10. The teen club has flat TVs, vending machine (drinks/snacks), Video Games Arcade (with Nintendo Wii consoles). Teen activities are scheduled in 3 programs (morning, afternoon, evening themed parties) and vary depending on the AIDAcara itinerary route. The club has multimedia equipment for daily edutainment events (art classes, photography workshops).
(Sportaussendeck) The dedicated sports deck area has a combined sports court for volleyball/basketball.
The pool deck has 1 swimming pool (with seawater), 3 whirlpools, Handtuchausgabe (Pool Shop for towels), deck games (Giant Chess, Shuffleboard, Backgammon, Table Tennis), sunbathing areas. There is also a stage for live performances – daily quiz games, bingo evenings, nightly pool parties with live music and dancing, show ensembles, laser shows.