Review of Pacific Encounter deck 14 (Cabins-Lido-Pools-Adults-Bridge)
The fore-located Navigation Bridge/Wheelhouse and the adjacent Captain’s Suite and officers' quarters are inaccessible to passengers.
The midship pool deck area houses 2x swimming pools (Main Pool and Family Pool), 4x Jacuzzies/whirlpool hot tubs, and a band stage. The Family Pool deck is served by Magrodome Bar. The Main Pool deck is served by Grandi Pronto (Pizza Bar), Luke's Burger Bar (Burgers), Pool Bar (beverages) and Ice Cream Bar.
The Pantry is the ship’s self-service buffet restaurant/marketplace with 9 fresh food outlets, international cuisine. The lido buffet is complimentary and open for Breakfast (between 6:30-11:30 am), Lunch (between 11:30 am - 3:30 pm) or British Pub Lunch (between 11:30-1:30 pm /on selected days) and also for casual Dinner (between 5:30-11 pm). The buffet has its own bar for drinks, also stage for live performances and a dance floor. Breakfast includes baked beans, pancakes, bacon and eggs. Spanish-baked eggs, pre-made omelets, fruit, yogurt, sauteed spinach, cereal, and toast are also offered. At lunch and dinner, the outlets include McGregor's Garden (salads), Stix (stir fry), Mexicana (tacos and burritos), Curry House, Hook's (fish-and-chips), Nic & Toni's (Italian), Fat Cow (carvery), Kettle & Bun (soups and sandwiches), and Sugar Bar (desserts). All menus are changed on a daily basis. In the evenings, a 10th venue called Shell & Bones, set up behind a curtain, is turned into a la carte restaurant. A kids' dinner for guests aged between 3 and 10 years is held at 4:15 pm daily, with highchairs available upon request.
Oasis Bar is a poolside bar that serves the Oasis Pool (swimming pool aft on deck 12) and The Oasis sundeck (adults-only sunbathing area aft on deck 14).
The aft-located Oasis Sundeck is served with food by Shell & Bones (grilled meats and seafood/aft-portside) and The Pantry (Lido food/aft-starboard).
Lido Deck cruise cabins from 14201 to 14312, all of which are fore-located and in types Inside (categories IC and IF) and the rest are Balcony staterooms (categories BC and BF).