Carnival Sunshine (SH) Ship Features and Public Areas

Published 03/12/2015 06:32 PM   |    Updated 08/07/2017 03:56 PM

Guest Services
Location:
Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours

  • Information Desk ((formerly Purser's Information Desk)
  • 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 Desks
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: hours are posted in the Fun Times newsletter

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

  

Sunshine Atrium and Bar
Location: Lobby Deck 3 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Lobby Lounge and Bar
  • Entrance to the ship
  • Seating area
  • Live music in afternoons and nightly
  • Dance floor
  • Beverage service ($)

 

Sunset Dining Room
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – midship

  • Midship Main Dining Room
  • Sit-down waiter service
  • Open nightly for dinner
    • Assigned dining: 6:00pm and 8:15pm

 

Sunrise Dining Room
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – aft / Mezzanine Deck 4 - aft
Function: Restaurant 

  • Aft Main Dining Room
  • 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
    • ‘Your Time’ open seating: 5:45pm-9:30pm (Deck 3)
    • Assigned dining: 6:00pm and 8:15pm (Deck 4)

  

Liquid Lounge
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 – forward / Promenade Deck 5 -forward

Main Show Lounge

Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Playlist Productions (LED special effects)
  • Fly-on entertainment
  • Bingo ($)
  • Talks and seminars
  • Audience participation games
  • Dance classes
  • Lip Sync Battle 
  • Hasbro, The Game Show 

Night Club
Hours: 11:30pm-late

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

  

Pixels Photo Gallery and Dreams Studio
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours are posted in the Fun Times newsletter

  • 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, custom photo shoot around the ship or in port; images are captured and edited to create a finished story book unique to the guest ($)

 

Library Bar
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Intimate cocktail lounge featuring state-of-the-art self-service wine dispensers ($)
  • The Library features a wide selection of books and stock full of games

  

Piano Bar 88 
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

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

        

Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: 6:00pm-9:30pm

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

  

Bonsai Sushi
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: open for lunch on sea days 12:00pm-2:30pm / dinner nightly, 5:00pm-12:00am

  • Full-Service Sushi Restaurant featuring a wide variety of Asian-inspired delicacies ($)
  • KoiKite celebration nightly

  

Limelight Lounge 
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Show Lounge
  • Dance floor
  • Live music
  • Karaoke
  • Talks and seminars
  • Art auctions ($)
  • Punchliner Comedy Club
  • Beverage service ($)

  

The Fun Shops
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours are posted in the Fun Times newsletter / closed while in port

  • Shops featuring logo clothes, souvenirs, clothing, jewelry, perfume, liquor and sundries ($)

        

Cherry on Top 
Location:
Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours are posted in the Fun Times newsletter

  • 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

 

SKYBOX Sports Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5- midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Big screen televisions showing live sports events from across the sports world
  • Beverage service and snacks ($)

 

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

  • Withdraw funds and make balance inquiries
  • Fee per transaction ($)

  

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

  • Video Games Arcade featuring high tech video and arcade games ($)

      

Sunshine Casino and Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours on Sea Days: slots open early morning to late / tables open late morning to late
Hours on Port Days: closed while in port; opens after the ship departs port until late

  • Full casino and gaming ($)
  • Beverage service ($)

  

Shake Spot
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours are listed in the Fun Times newsletter

  • Café featuring delicious hand-crafted milkshakes, floats, tropical fruit shakes and ‘adult’ shakes and floats ($)

 

JaveBlue Café
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours are listed in the Fun Times newsletter

  • Café featuring specialty coffees, cakes, cupcakes, cookies and pastries ($)
  • Order cakes for special occasions ($)

  

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

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

  

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

  • Book your next Carnival cruise while onboard ($)

  

Ocean Plaza 
Location:  Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours:  hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Casual central location for snacking, socializing and entertainment
  • Live music nightly
  • Dance floor
  • Seating and tables
  • Plaza Cafe features specialty coffees, sweets and light snacks ($)
  • Beverage Service ($)

  

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

  • 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 eater’s particular theme ($)

         

RedFrog Pub
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Caribbean-Style Pub
  • Beverage service featuring ThirstyFrog Red, a private label draught beer brewed especially for Carnival ($)
  • Foosball table and beer pong tournaments 
  • Live music and Jukebox
  • RedFrog Pub karaoke

 

Alchemy Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Unique vintage-themed cocktail ‘pharmacy’
  • Beverage service ($)

  

The Bridge
Location: Deck 8 - forward
Hours: off-limits to Guests

  • Control center of the ship

  

Lido Pool
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: Pool: 7:00am-9:30pm / Whirlpools: 8:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours are subject to change

  • Salt water pool: 30' x 16' / depth 4'6"
  • Whirlpools (2)

  

BlueIguana Tequila Bar
Location:
Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

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

  

Name: RedFrog Rum Bar Poolside
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • 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

  • 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

  • Featuring a complimentary 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

  • 12' x 22' LED Outdoor 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.

  

Lido Marketplace
Location: Lido Deck 9 - midship and aft
Hours: open for breakfast / lunch / dinner / late night snacks
Available 24 Hours: coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, lemonade and unsweetened iced tea
Self-Service Casual Lido Restaurant

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
Carnival Deli: (11:00am-11:00pm) Deli Sandwiches piled-high and favorite sides
Comfort Kitchen: Featuring a tempting array of American-style ‘comfort food’ entrees and side dishes
Desserts: Variety of desserts including sugar-free selections
Swirls: (open 24 hours) Self-serve ice cream and frozen yogurt

Good Eats: Dinner Time and Late Night (hours may vary)
Buffet-Style (6:00pm-9:30pm) - 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
Late Night Snacks: (11:30pm-1:00am) Hot and cold light snacks and desserts
Swirls: (open 24 hours) Self-serve ice cream and frozen yogurt
Beer Station: (open 24 hours) Self-Service beer station; guest can pour beer by the ounce ($)

  

Cucina del Capitano / Captain’s Pasta Bar / Pizzeria del Capitano  
Location: Lido Deck 9 - aft 

Italian Restaurant

Hours: open for dinner, 5:30pm-9:30pm

  • Made-to-order Italian favorites
  • Reservations and walk-ins accepted
  • Reservations fee ($)
  • Sit down waiter service

Pasta Bar
Hours: open for lunch, 12:00pm-2:30pm

  • Featuring complimentary, choices of pasta, sauce and ingredients to create a custom-made dish in addition to traditional Italian favorites
  • Self-service

Pizzeria
Hours: open 24 hours

  • Featuring complimentary, delicious, hand-tossed, authentic Italian-style, thin-crusted pies made in a traditional pizza oven
  • Self-service

  

Ji Ji Asian Kitchen
Location: Lido Deck 9 - aft 

Asian Restaurant

Hours: open for dinner, 5:00pm-9:30pm

  • A variety of Asian specialties including soups, appetizers, noodle and rice dishes, as well as seafood and meat delicacies
  • Reservations fee ($)
  • Sit down waiter service
  • Reservations and walk-ins accepted

Mongolian Wok
Hours: open for lunch, 12:00pm-2:30pm

  • Featuring complimentary, stir-fry favorites
  • Self-service

  

Havana Bar
Location: Lido Deck 9 - aft 

Lounge
Hours: open for breakfast, 7:30am-10:30am / open for lunch, 12:00pm-2:30pm

  • Casual gathering spot for relaxing with friends
  • Featuring Cuban coffee ($) and complimentary Cuban finger foods such as pastelitos and croquetas

Night Club
Hours: open nightly, 10:00pm-late

  • Cuban-inspired courtyard with a cool Latin vibe where guests can listen to live music and dance the night away
  • Beverage service, featuring classic Cuban cocktails ($) and light fare with a Cuban twist ($)
  • Guests must be 18 years and older
  • Dance floor
  • DJ IRIE’s Spin”iversity” graduates spinning expanded musical catalogs nightly

  

Cloud 9 Spa
Location: Deck 10 - forward

Fitness Center and Studio

Hours: 6:00am-10:00pm

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

Spa and Salon
Hours: 8:00am-10:00pm
Note: $ - fee applies for those guests who do not purchase a Spa Stateroom

  • 2 saunas (men/women)
  • 2 locker rooms (men/women)
  • Treatment massage rooms ($)
  • V.I.P Suites (treatment rooms) with whirlpools ($)
  • Thermal Suites ($)
    • Dry Heat Chambers (Lanconium and Tepidarium)
    • Steam Chambers (Oriental and Aroma Steam/Aromatic Grotto)
  • European-style treatments and services ($)
  • Hair and nail grooming for men and women ($)
  • Medi-Spa and Acupuncture ($)

  

Camp Carnival / Night Owls
Location: Deck 10 - aft

Camp Program for Children

  • For children ages 2-11 years
  • Seuss at Sea Program: special breakfast ($) and entertainment experiences for kids and family

Night Owls

  • Babysitting for infants and children ages 6 months to 11 years ($)
  • Hours: 10:00pm-1:00am

  

Club O2
Location: Deck 10 - aft
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Teen Club for 15-17 Year Olds

  

Circle "C"
Location: Deck 10 - aft
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Teen Club for 12-14 Year Olds

  

Carnival’s WaterWorks
Location: Deck 10 - aft
Hours: 9:00am-6:00pm, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change

  • Carnival’s Twister Waterslide: an enclosed 334' long twister slide featuring a crystal clear turn that extends out over the edge of the ship with twists and turns  
  • Speedway Splash, with dual side-by-side 235’ long slides with racers’ times displayed on a scoreboard and special lighting effects
  • Expansive spray park with 40 different interactive water features for smaller children and families
  • Mini Racer slides for children
  • 300-gallon drenching bucket in the kids’ water play area

Serenity
Location: Deck 11 / Deck 12 / Deck 14 - midship
Hours: Pool hours: 7:00am-12:00am / Whirlpool: 7:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours are subject to change

  • Adult-Only, outdoor private relaxation area for adults only with a cascading waterfall, cabanas and luxurious chaise lounges, covered with awnings to create both sunny and shaded areas on both the starboard and portside.
  • Guests must be 21 years or older
  • Pool
  • Whirlpool (1)
  • Piped in Music
  • Bar for beverage service ($)

 

SportSquare
Location: Deck 11 - aft / Deck 12 - midship

Miniature Golf Two-level, 9-hole miniature golf course

SkyCourse

  • Rope course, nearly 150 feet above the sea
  • Guests strap into a safety harness and choose a beginner or intermediate course, traversing across rope bridges, swinging steps and beams suspended above the top deck

Sports Track800’ (1/8 mile), padded jogging track

Sports Court
Lighted multi-purpose area includes:

  • Basketball Court
  • Ping Pong Tables
  • Foosball Table
  • Six Pocket Pool Table     


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

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

Locations
Deck 1 - midship / across from 1553 and 1555
Deck 2 - midship / across from 2253 and 2255
Deck 6 - midship / across from 6289 and 6291
Deck 7 - midship / across from 7239 and 7241
Deck 8 - midship / across from 8249 and 8251
Deck 9 - midship / across from 9188 and 9190

 

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

  • 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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