The ship’s wellness complex consists of Canyon Ranch Spaclub (formerly Aquaspa), Fitness Center (complimentary gym, open between 8 am – 8 pm, with a separate Aerobics Studio for classes), Persian Garden (sauna, steam room, rain shower, heated loungers, Thermal Suite /at surcharge per day), Therapy (Treatment Rooms), Hair Salon (Beauty Salon), Changing Rooms (male/female).
Solarium is an adults-only sun deck (relaxation area) served with light food, drinks and refreshments by the Spa Cafe bar. The Solarium Pool (open between 7 am – 11 pm) is a Thalassotherapy Pool (seawater lap pool) flanked by 2 Whirlpools.
Spa Cafe (92 seats, formerly AquaSpa Cafe) is a complimentary self-service (buffet-style) Solarium bistro and bar offering light fare, healthy food (low-calorie, low-fat, sugar-free) and drinks. It is open for Breakfast (between 7-10 am; yogurts, fruits, whole-grain cereals, muffins, oatmeal) and Lunch (between 12 noon – 2:30 pm; to-go sushi, grilled chicken, poached shrimp, wholegrain breads, salads, veggies, daily hot/cold soup, fruit bar). While all the food is complimentary, drinks cost extra (incl smoothies, fresh squeezed juices, yogurt parfaits). Spa Cafe also serves Afternoon Tea (4 – 5 pm).
Waterfall Pool area (open 7am-9pm, with 4 Whirlpools, Splash Pool for kids, Tennis Tables)
Pool Grill (open between 12 noon – 6 pm, capacity 84 seats) is an outdoor restaurant serving the pool deck area with complimentary fast food – made-to-order burgers (incl turkey and veggie /upon request), hot dogs, bratwursts (sausages), fried and grilled chicken, French fries, waffles, salads (potato, chickpea-feta), toppings (crisp bacon, sauteed onions, lettuce, tomatoes, pickles). In the morning (between 8 – 10 am) the Pool Grill offers Breakfast (incl made-to-order omelets).
Oceanview Cafe & Grill (formerly “Seaside Cafe”, aft location, capacity 680 seats) is a complimentary, self-service buffet restaurant with indoor-outdoor seating. It is open between 6:30 am – 1 am (with 24-hour stations for coffee, tea, juices). The lido buffet restaurant offers Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, with various food stations for Pizza (11:30 – 1 am), Pasta (12 noon – 11 pm), Grill (5:30 – 9:30 pm), Soups/Sandwiches (12 – 3 pm), Desserts (12 noon – 9:30 pm), Asian/Seefood/Sushi (5:30 – 9:30 pm), Salad Bar (12 noon – 11 pm), Ice Cream/Yogurt (12 noon – 10 pm, homemade hard ice cream /hand-scooped, fresh-baked cookies, toppings); Afternoon Tea (served between 4 – 5 pm, with scones and mini sandwiches). Unlike most buffet-style restaurants on cruise ships, Oceanview Cafe & Grill operates with pre-plated (individual) dishes. This provides better portion control and reduces the risk of GI (Norovirus) illness outbreaks.
Oceanview Bar (formerly “Sunset Bar”, 120 seats) is an al-fresco bar serving the ship’s aft-located open-air terrace. The bar offers panoramic views, live music, and also sells fine cigars.