Carnival Freedom (FD) Ship Features and Public Areas

Published 03/12/2015 06:31 PM   |    Updated 02/03/2017 02:41 PM

Victoriana
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – forward / Atlantic Deck 4 forward / Promenade Deck 5 -forward
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Main Show Lounge

  • Playlist Productions revues (LED special effects)
  • Fly-on entertainment
  • bingo ($)
  • talks and seminars
  • audience participation games
  • dance classes
  • midnight shows
  • Hasbro, the Game Show
  • Towel Animal Theater 
  • Beverage service ($)


Guest Services
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours
Function: Information Desk (formerly Purser's Information Desk)

  • general information/inquiries
  • information for International guests (verbal and in print)
  • financial transactions
  • lost and found
  • safe boxes
  • information on ports-of-call and shore excursions
  • purchase of shore excursions ($)


Shore Excursions Desk
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Shore Excursions Desk

  • information on ports-of-call
  • information and purchase of shore excursions and golf excursions ($)


The Millennium Lobby
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea day
Function: Lobby Lounge / Lobby Bar

  • entrance to the ship
  • seating area
  • beverage service ($)
  • live music in afternoons and nightly
  • dance floor


Art Gallery
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Art Gallery and Art Auction Program

  • large collection of art work on display
  • opportunity for guests to acquire original works of art at a great discount through art auctions ($)

Chic Room
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Function: Restaurant Annex


The Chic Restaurant
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – midship / Atlantic Deck 4 - midship
Function: Restaurant

  • Sit-down waiter service
  • Open nightly for dinner
  • ‘Your Time’ open seating: 5:45pm-9:30pm (Deck 3)
  • Assigned dining: 6:00pm and 8:15pm (Deck 4)


The Posh Restaurant
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – aft / Atlantic Deck 4 - aft
Function: Restaurant

  • Sit-down waiter service
  • Sea Days: open seating brunch: 8:30am-1:00pm (Deck 3)
  • Port Days: open seating breakfast: 7:30am-9:30am; hours may vary due to port arrival (Deck 3)
  • Open nightly for dinner (Deck 3/Deck 4)
  • v Assigned dining: 6:00pm and 8:15pm

 

Monticello Library
Location: Atlantic Deck 4 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours
Function: Library

  • The Library features a wide selection of books and stock full of games

Circle "C"
Location: Atlantic Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Teen Club for 12-14 Year Olds


Pixels Photo Gallery
Location: Atlantic Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Photo Gallery / Dreams Studio

  • Our friendly staff of photographers take candid and posed shots throughout the cruise, capturing many fun memorable moments; photos are displayed daily for purchase ($)
  • The Photo Gallery offers a wide range of cameras, supplies and photo albums for purchase ($)
  • Dreams Studio: Our elite team of professional photographers offer an exclusive (black & white), custom photo shoot around the ship or in port; images are captured and edited to create a finished story book unique to the guest ($)


Club O2
Location: Atlantic Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Teen Club for 15-17 Year Olds


Habana Bar
Location: Atlantic Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Lounge and Bar

  • beverage service ($)

ATM Machine
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours
Function: Automatic Teller Machine

  • withdraw funds and make balance inquiries
  • fee per transaction ($)

The Fun Shops
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: Hours vary depending on port/at sea days / closed while the ship is in port
Function: Shops ($)

  • logo clothes, souvenirs, clothing, jewelry, perfume, liquor and sundries


SKYBOX Sports Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5- midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Sports Bar

  • beverage service and snacks ($)
  • big screen TV's showing live sports events and real-time scores from across the sports world


Cherry on Top
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Candy and Celebrations Shop ($)

  • Bulk candies, confections, balloons and flowers
  • Cherry on Top logo apparel for Ladies and kids
  • Bliss items for shower/spa
  • Stateroom decoration packages


Babylon Casino
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours on Sea Days: slots open: 7:00am-4:00am / tables open 10:00am-late
Hours on Port Days: closed while in port; opens after the ship departs port until the closing times above
Function: Casino

  • full casino and gaming ($)


Centuries Promenade
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship/aft
Hours: open 24 hours
Function: Promenade

  • seating area with table and chairs


Centuries Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Bar

  • beverage service ($)
  • live music nightly
  • audience participation games


Future Cruise Desk
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours are posted in the Fun Times newsletter

  • Book your next Carnival cruise while onboard


Internet Cafe
Location:
Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours
Function: Internet Cafe

  • Computer terminals for internet use
  • Ship has bow-to-stern wireless access ($)


Viennese Cafe
Location:
Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Cafe ($)

  • Specialty coffees, cakes, cookies, pastries and milkshakes
  • order cakes for special occasions


RedFrog Pub
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Caribbean Pub

  • Beverage service, featuring ThirstyFrog Red, a private label draught beer brewed especially for Carnival ($)
  • Live music and Jukebox


The Warehouse
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours
Function: Video Games Arcade

  • high tech video and arcade games ($)


The Taste Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: 5:00pm-8:00pm, sea days and select port days
Function: Appetizer Program

  • Featuring complimentary, bite-size appetizers inspired by ‘Fun Ship 2.0’ dining venues; offerings may include appetizers from: BlueIguana Cantina; Cucina del Capitano; RedFrog Pub; Comfort Kitchen; Carnival’s Classic American Steakhouses
  • Signature cocktails tied to the eatery’s particular theme ($)


70's
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: 11:00pm - late, nightly
Function: Dance Club

  • beverage service ($)
  • guests must be 18 years and older
  • dance floor
  • DJ IRIE’s Spin”iversity” graduates spinning expanded musical catalogs nightly


Alchemy Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Bar

  • unique vintage-themed cocktail ‘pharmacy’
  • beverage service ($)


Scott's
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - aft
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Piano Lounge and Bar

  • piano music and piano fun (sing-a-longs, games)
  • beverage service ($)


Swingtime
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - aft
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Lounge and Bar

  • beverage service ($)
  • live music nightly
  • dance floor


International Lounge
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - aft
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: Show Lounge

  • beverage service ($)
  • dance floor
  • Karaoke
  • live music
  • talks and seminars
  • art auctions ($)
  • Punchliner Comedy Club


The Bridge
Location: Verandah Deck 8 - forward
Hours: off-limits to Guests
Function: Control center of the ship


Timeless Pool Area
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: Pool: 8:00am-12:00am / Whirlpools: 8:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours are subject to change
Function: Pool / Whirlpools (2)

  • Salt water pool: 30' x 16' / depth 4'6"


BlueIguana Tequila Bar
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Bar

  • Beverage Service, featuring frozen tequila drinks and cold Mexican beer ($)

 

RedFrog Rum Bar
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Bar

  • Beverage Service, featuring Caribbean rum-based concoctions and Carnival’s signature private-label draught beer, ThirstyFrog Red ($)


BlueIguana Cantina
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: 7:30am-10:30am; 12:00pm-2:30pm
Function: Food Service

  • Featuring complimentary, freshly-made tacos and burritos with homemade tortillas, chips and salsa; breakfast burritos served during the morning hours.


Guy’s Burger Joint
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: 12:00pm-6:00pm
Function: Food Service

  • Featuring complimentary, the appetizing appeal of a roadside burger shack, hot burgers and hand-cut fries, from the bestselling author, restaurateur and Food Network personality, Guy Fieri


Carnival Seaside Theater / Dive-In Movies
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled
Function: 12' x 22' LED Outdoor TV Screen

  • A variety of programming, including feature films, sporting events and concerts are showcased on the screen daily as well as a ‘Morning Show’ hosted by the Cruise Director.
  • Dive-In Movies: During evening hours, settle in for a night at the cinema… from the comfort of poolside lounge chairs, there’s not only popcorn and drink specials ($) from the bar – but blankets for snuggling under the stars.

 


Freedom Restaurant
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship and aft / Panorama Deck 10 - aft
Hours: open for breakfast / lunch / dinner / late night snacks
Available 24 Hours: coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, lemonade and unsweetened iced tea; Swirls, self-serve soft ice cream and frozen yogurt
Function: Self-Service Casual Lido Restaurant / Specialty Coffee Bar ($)

Breakfast Time: 7:00am-10:30am (hours may vary)
Hot and Cold Buffet and Specialty Stations: hot cereal and boxed cereal, eggs, omelet station, bacon and sausage, hash browns, pastries, bread, toast and bagels, yogurt and fresh fruit

Lunch Time: 12:00pm-2:30pm (hours may vary)
Hot and Cold Buffet / Specialty Stations: Buffet featuring pastas, stir-fry, carving station - choices may vary among the fleet
Salad Bar: Elaborate salad bar featuring 35 items
Chef’s Choice: Featuring a different International cuisine each day
Carnival Deli: (11:00am-11:00pm) Deli Sandwiches piled-high and favorite sides
Ol' Fashioned BBQ: Featuring classic barbecue favorites, sides and sauces 
Comfort Kitchen: Featuring a tempting array of American-style ‘comfort food’ entrees and side dishes
Mongolian Wok: Mongolian wok offering custom-made stir-fry with the guest's choice of meat and vegetables and finished with one of Carnival's signature sauces
Seafood Shack: (open lunch and dinner) New England-Style Seafood Restaurant, featuring a variety of seafood and soup of the day ($)
Pizza Pirate
:
(open 24 hours) Pizzeria offering five varieties of hand-tossed pizza
Desserts: Variety of desserts including sugar-free selections

Dinner Time and Late Night (hours may vary)
Good Eats: (6:00pm-9:30pm) Buffet-Style - an array of pastas, steaks, prime rib, grilled chicken, specialty salads and desserts along with a daily Chef's Special.
Carnival Deli: (11:00am-11:00pm) Deli Sandwiches piled-high and favorite sides
Seafood Shack: (open lunch and dinner) New England-Style Seafood Restaurant, featuring a variety of seafood and soup of the day ($)
Pizza Pirate: (open 24 hours) Pizzeria offering five varieties of pizza
Late Night Snacks: (11:30pm-1:00am) Hot and cold light snacks and desserts


Endless Pool Area
Location: Lido Deck 9 - aft
Hours: Pool: 8:00am-12:00am/ Whirlpools: 8:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change
Function: Pool / Whirlpools (2) / Bar

  • Saltwater pool: 21' x 16' / depth 4'6"
  • Retractable roof for inclement weather
  • beverage service ($)


Stress Less Pool Area
Location: Panorama Deck 10 - midship
Hours: Pool: 8:00am-10:00pm / Whirlpool: 8:00am-10:00pm, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change
Function: Pool / Whirlpool (1)

  • Salt water pool: 18' x 18' / depth 4'


Carnival's Twister Waterslide
Location: Sky Deck 14 - midship (top of slide) / Panorama Deck 10 - midship (bottom of slide)
Hours: 9:00am-sunset, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change
Function: Spiral Waterslide

  • 214' long spiraling water tube slide
  • the slide does not end in the pool
  • Slide Policy: Kids must be 42" or taller to use the slide


Sun King Steakhouse
Location: Panorama Deck 10 - midship
Hours: 6:00pm-9:30pm
Function: The Steakhouse

  • Reservations-recommended
  • Reservations fee ($)
  • Sit down waiter service


Spa Carnival
Location: Spa Deck 11 - forward
Function: Fitness Center / Studio
Hours: 6:00am-10:00pm

  • Fully equipped with Life Fitness equipment
  • Scheduled fitness classes offered; specialty classes ($)
  • Fitness and beauty seminars

Function: Spa / Salon
Hours: 8:00am-10:00pm

  • 2 saunas (men/women)
  • 2 steam rooms (men/women)
  • 2 locker rooms (men/women) 
  • 10 treatment massage rooms ($)
  • European-style treatments and services ($)
  • Hair and nail grooming for men and women ($)


Camp Ocean / Night Owls
Location: Sun Deck 12 - forward
Function: Marine-themed camp and program

  • For children ages 2-11 years
  • Seuss at Sea Program: Dining ($) and entertainment experiences for kids and family
  • Hours on sea days: 10:00am-1:00pm; 2:00pm-5:00pm; 7:00pm-10:00pm
  • Hours on port days: Arrival-2:00pm (freeplay); 2:00pm-5:00pm; 7:00pm-10:00pm

Function: Night Owls babysitting

  • For infants and children ages 6 months to 11 years
  • Hours for babysitting: 10:00pm-1:00am


Dr. Seuss Bookville
Location: Sun Deck 12 – forward
Hours: hours vary depending on port / at sea days
Function: Dedicated Seuss-themed reading and play space


Serenity
Location: Sun Deck 12 – forward / Sky Deck 14 - forward
Hours: 8:00am-10:00pm / Whirlpool: 8:00am-10:00pm, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change
Function: Adult-Only Relaxation Area / Bar

  • Outdoor Private Relaxation Area with Cabanas and luxurious chaise lounges and covered with awnings to create both sunny and shaded areas on both the starboard and portside.
  • Guests must be 21 years or older
  • 2 Whirlpools
  • Piped in Music
  • Bar service ($)


Sports Activities
Mini Golf (9-hole miniature golf course)
Location: Sun Deck 12 - midship
Ping Pong (2 tables)
Location: Sun Deck 12 - forward
Jogging Track (padded track; 10 laps = 1 mile)
Location: Spa Deck 11 - aft
Shuffle Board Court (1 court)
Location: Spa Deck 11 - aft
Basketball Court (Half Court)
Location: Spa Deck 11 - aft


Launderettes
Hours: hours posted on the door to the Laundry
Function: Self-Service Launderette

  • 2 or 3 washers
  • 2 or 3 dryers
  • 1 iron and ironing board
  • Vending machines dispense small boxes of detergent and water softener ($)

Locations
Riviera Deck 1 - midship / across from 1357 and 1359
Main Deck 2 - midship / across from 2365 and 2367
Upper Deck 6 - midship / across from 6385 and 6387
Empress Deck 7 - midship / across from 7337 and 7339
Verandah Deck 8 - midship / across from 8349 and 8351
Lido Deck 9 - midship / across from 9268 and 9270



Medical Center
Location: Deck 0 - forward (below Riviera Deck 1)
Hours: 8:00am-8:00pm / on call 24 hours
Function: Medical Center

  • Equipped to treat minor non-emergency matters at a customary fee ($)
  • The ship is staffed with two physicians and four nurses.
  • Equipment: defibrillators, external pacemakers, pulse oxymeters, thrombolytic therapy, electrocardiograph machine and lab equipment.


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