Review of Carnival Mardi Gras deck 17 (Cabins-Teens-Sundeck)
Guy's Burger Joint (menu) is Carnival's signature burger bar by the US celebrity Guy Fieri (Food Network). The bar is complimentary and open for lunch and dinner (between 12-noon - 6 pm). The menu includes specialty burgers (Plain Jane, Straight Up, Pig Patty, Chilius Maximus, The Ringer), also made-to-order burgers, hand-cut fries, condiment bar. The ingredients include 80-20 beef patties, buttered buns, melted cheese, mushrooms, lettuce, onions, pickles, tomato, Donkey Sauce (mayo), crispy bacon patty, spicy onion rings, chili, BBQ sauce.
RedFrog Tiki Bar is a South Pacific Island-themed, 2-level bar designed as a variation of Carnival's poolside RedFrog Bar. New is the island-inspired outdoor decoration with floral patterns, vibrant colors, tiki heads. Located close to Guy's Burger Joint, RedFrog Tiki Bar offers refreshing cocktails (like Red's Rum Runner Jumper, Jungle Bird, Polynesian Punch) presented in souvenir glasses and pineapples.
The Warehouse (video arcade /branded name) is open 24 hours for both kids and adults. The Arcade is supervised by dedicated staff and has foosball (air hockey) tables, photo kiosk, popular merchandising games (incl skeeball) and arcade machines. All 28 machines are coinless (payable via S&S cards only). Playing costs between $0,75 - $2 (most are $1 per game). The daily arcade play limit ($75 pp) can be adjusted by parents/guardians upon request. Among the available for playing games are Redemption Games (E-ticket rewards are loaded to the S&S card and at any time can be redeemed for prizes /self-serve prize hub in the arcade), Self-Merchandisers (games of skill /electronic prizes at the machine), latest arcades (car-racing, dance, bike simulators, first-person shooters).
Circle C is a children club lounge (for kids 12-14 yo) open between 5 pm - 1 am (port days) and between 12 noon - 1 am (sea days). The experience (complimentary) includes dedicated lounge area with modern design, dance floor, high-tech sound and lighting system, video jukebox, gaming pods and consoles (tied to flat TVs), plasma TV (for movies/gaming competitions), FunHub stations (Internet), dedicated director, specifically designed activities, such as video gaming, movies, themed parties, scavenger hunts, karaoke, Make Your Own Pizza, sports competitions (basketball, dodgeball, mini-golf), music and movie/cartoon trivia games, arts-crafts (origami, bead making, T-shirt decoration), late-night hangouts with teens (lido deck), Twister Waterslide racing. Children are allowed to come and go as they please. Among the outside Circle C places for dedicated activities are the ship's disco nightclub, theater, sports court, Waterworks park, pool deck (Pizzeria).
Club 02 is Carnival's teen spot (high schoolers aged 15 to 17) for listening to music, joining karaoke jam sessions, watching movies, playing sports and video games.
Cruise cabins from 17201 to 17293, all of which are located forward and in categories Interior (4C), Cloud 9 Spa Forward-View Extended Balcony Staterooms (8V), Cloud 9 Spa Balcony Staterooms (8P), Cloud 9 Deluxe Vista Spa Suites (SV), Cloud 9 Spa Suite (SS).