Review of MSC Virtuosa deck 7 (Promenade-Spa)
- MSC Aurea Spa complex (Steam Rooms, Saunas, Frigidarium, Relaxation Room, Thalassotherapy hot tubs, heated pool, Whirlpools, Treatment Rooms, Aerobics Studio/Yoga classes, Bar, Solarium Area, Beauty Salon)
- Fitness Center
- Brass Anchor Pub
- TV Studio & Bar
- Galleria Virtuosa
- Katio Sushi Bar
- Katio Teppanyaki
- Butcher's Cut
- Champagne Bar
- Virtuosa Library
- Casino Imperiale
- Carousel Lounge
- The ceiling that covers the entire indoor promenade area is actually a LED screen (sized 5170 ft2 / 480 m2). This is the digital sky that transmits live views (including sunsets, sunrises, the starry sky) and also various special events and shows.
- On Promenade Deck are also located the ship's service boats (14x lifeboats, 8x tender boats, 2x rescue boats).
Carousel Lounge (aft location) is a dedicated to themed entertainment venue hosting weekly a total of 12 Cirque du Soleil shows (live circus acrobatic performances). The (EUR 20 million construction cost) lounge has capacity 120 seats for dinner. Additional 290 seats are reserved for drinks. Carousel Lounge is operated via an exclusive partnership with Cirque du Soleil for regular live circus-style entertainment at sea. Cirque du Soleil created specifically for MSC a total of 8 original acrobatic shows available exclusively on Meraviglia-class and Meraviglia Plus-class cruise ships.
There are 2 distinctive shows, each with its own storyline and costumes. These shows are performed 6 nights and twice per night. The VIAGGIO show is theater-themed. The SONOR show is dance-themed. Each show offers unique cocktails and dinner experiences. Carousel Lounge's dining experience costs USD 39 pp and starts 1 hour before the circus show begins. It features live music, surprises from performers, premium table settings, 3-course menu with gourmet dishes. At Carousel Lounge's drinks-reserved section passengers can enjoy the "Cocktail and Show" experience (cost USD 17 pp) starting 30 min before the show.