Review of Iona deck 18 (Panorama-Adults-Pool)
The fore-located SkyDome is a glass-roof-covered indoor pool space flooded with natural light and providing pool deck activities during the day, with dining and drinking options. In the evenings, the SkyDome pool area transforms into an entertainment venue with aerial acrobatic performances and live music, also hosting deck parties under the stars. SkyDome is also great for families, offering casual dining, live entertainment, a swimming pool, 2 large jacuzzies, spacious sundeck area.
The Retreat is an adults-only, open-air VIP area with 2 whirlpools. This is the ship's "spa terrace" with several shaded private cabanas available for rent (day pass is around GBP 25, cruise-long pass is around GBP 120 per person). The VIP cabana-experience features alfresco dining and Spa massages and exclusive service by dedicated staff serving chilled drinks, cold flannels, light snacks.
Beachcomber Bar serves with beverages the fore-located Beachcomber Sundeck with a swimming pool and plenty of sunbathing space and shaded seating. The sunbathing area has 4 outdoor Jacuzzis (large whirlpool hot tubs), sun loungers, deckchairs, showers.
Panorama Pool & Bar is an aft-located Panorama Sundeck with an Infinity Pool (resistance swimming pool with stern views) and a sunbathing area (loungers, deckchairs, showers). In Deck 18's aft section are also the Jogging Track and Splash Park.