Review of CMV Magellan deck 10 (Columbus)
The fore-located Navigation Bridge and the adjacent Captain’s Suite and officers' quarters are inaccessible to passengers.
Raffles Bistro (230 indoor seats, 210 outdoor seats) is the ship’s self-service buffet restaurant. Weather permitting, meals can be taken outside. The Raffles Buffet has tea-coffee stations (24-hour open). Portion of the restaurant functions as Pizzeria (open between 12-noon - 6 pm) offering 2 different types of pizzas (vary every day) of which one is vegetarian and the other is with either beef, ham or chicken. The Bistro offers Breakfast (early 7-7:30 am, and regular 7:30-10 am) with cereals, bacon, sausages, eggs, cold meats, porridge, cheeses, fruits. Lunch (12-noon - 2 pm) offers soups, salads, main dishes (incl vegetarian, pasta, meat, fish), desserts. Afternoon Tea (3:30-4:30 pm) is complimentary and self-service, and offers scones, cookies, cakes, mini-sandwiches, pudding, also, salads and bread and butter. Dinner (6-8:30 pm) offers meat dishes (roast beef, pork, chicken, vegetarian) and desserts (incl chocolate puddings, fruit crumbles, sweet sauces, ice creams).
Main Pool is the bigger, rectangular swimming pool located midship.
Lido Pool (aft, overlooking the stern) is a round-shaped swimming pool flanked by 2 whirlpools.
Lido Bar (open 9:30 am - 8:30 pm) serves the Lido Pool (aft) deck area with drinks and refreshments.
Eros Bar (224 seats, open 9 am till late) is an outdoor bar serving the Main Pool deck area with drinks and refreshments. It also doubles as the ship’s Grill Bar offering complimentary grilled food (between 12-noon - 2 pm). The bar has all outdoor seating. Lunch food choices include burgers, hot dogs, chips, salad, desserts.
Columbus Deck is also the ship’s Promenade Deck, although this is not a full-circling around the ship promenade.