Carnival Vista (VS) Ship Features and Public Areas

Published 03/12/2015 06:33 PM   |    Updated 02/08/2017 03:49 PM

Deck 2 


Family Harbor Lounge
Location:  Deck 2 - midship
Hours: 6:00am-9:00pm

  • Exclusive, secluded, dedicated family zone for guests occupying Family Harbor Staterooms
  • Concierge available to help with any family needs
  • Large screen-TV’s
  • Programmed family movies and popcorn
  • Video game consoles / games and movies available to check out / Hasbro board games
  • Self serve Continental breakfast buffet, afternoon snack selections, evening cookies and milk and Swirls, soft serve ice cream and frozen yogurt


Deck 3
 


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

  • 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 are listed in Fun Times newsletter

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


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

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


Reflections Restaurant
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – midship

  • Main Dining Room 
  • Sit-down waiter service
  • Sea Days: open seating brunch: 8:30am-1:00pm
  • Port Days: open seating breakfast: 7:30am-9:30am; hours may vary due to port arrival
  • Open nightly for dinner: a
  • ssigned dining: 6:00pm and 8:15pm


Chef’s Table
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – midship

  • Dining room specifically for Chef’s Table with window views into the galley
  • Long table seats 16 guests   


Horizons Restaurant
Location: Lobby Deck 3 – aft / Mezzanine Deck 4 - aft

  • Main Dining Room and Restaurant Bar
  • Sit-down waiter service
  • Sit-down bar near entrance for guests who are waiting to be seated
  • Open nightly for dinner: 
  • ‘Your Time’ open seating: 5:45pm-9:30pm


Deck 4



Liquid Lounge and Night Club
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 – forward / Promenade Deck 5 -forward
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

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 

Night Club

  • Hours: 11:00pm-2:00am
  • Beverage service ($)
  • Guests must be 18 years and older
  • Dance floor
  • DJ IRIE’s Spin”iversity” graduates spinning expanded musical catalogs nightly 
      

The Fun Shops
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship / Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours:  hours are listed in the Fun Times newsletter / closed while in port

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


ATM Machine
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours

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


Vista Casino and Bar
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - 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

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


Club O2
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Teen Club for 15-17 Year Olds 


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

  • Sports Bar, featuring big screen TV's showing live sports event from across the sports world 
  • Beverage service and snacks ($)


Art Gallery
Location: Mezzanine Deck 4 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • 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 ($)


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

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


Deck 5
 


Cherry on Top
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship (indoor/outdoor)
Hours: hours are listed 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
  • Premium ice cream (made to order)
  • Stateroom decoration packages
  • Indoor seating
  • Outdoor seating; window facing out will allow guests to order ice cream from the outdoor lanai   


Piano Bar 88
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

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


Library Bar
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship (indoor/outdoor)
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

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


Fahrenheit 555 Steakhouse
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship (indoor/outdoor)
Hours: 6:00pm-9:30pm

  • Reservations-recommended
  • Reservations fee ($)
  • Sit down waiter service
  • Indoor and outdoor seating


Bonsai Sushi
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship (indoor/outdoor)
Hours: open for lunch on sea days 12:00pm-2:30pm / dinner nightly, 5:00pm-12:00am

  • Full-Service Sushi Restaurant ($)
  • Wide variety of Asian-inspired delicacies
  • KoiKite celebration nightly
  • Indoor and outdoor seating


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

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


Pixels Photo Gallery and Dreams Studio
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship
Hours: hours are listed 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 digitally for purchase ($). Guests can view photos at the gallery on iPads or via the HUB App - with just a click, digital or print copies can be ordered.
  • The Photo Gallery offers a wide range of cameras, supplies and photo albums for purchase ($)
  • 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 ($


RedFrog Pub & Brewery
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship (indoor/outdoor)
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Caribbean style pub, featuring 3 distinctive craft beers that will be brewed on board exclusively for Carnival: ThirstyFrog Port Hoppin’ IPA, ThirstyFrog Caribbean Wheat and FriskyFrog Java Stout ($)
  • Island inspired snacks ($)
  • Two copper topped glass brew kettles on display brewing craft beers
  • Foosball table, Bimini Ring Toss, Darts and Shuffleboard
  • The personable brew master leads brewery tours on sea days which includes tastings of different ThirstyFrog beers ($)
  • Live music and Jukebox
  • Indoor and outdoor seating


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

  • Cafe, 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

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


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 eatery’s particular theme ($)


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
  • Beverage Service ($)
  • Specialty coffees, sweets and light snacks ($)
  • FunHub computer terminals


The Lanai
Location: Promenade Deck 5 - Port and Starboard (outdoors)
Hours: open 24 hours

  • Outdoor promenade with tables and chairs
  • Covered areas on Port and Starboard


Guy's Pig & Anchor Bar-B-Que Smokehouse

Location: Promenade Deck 5 - midship Starboard
Hours: 12:00pm-2:30pm on sea days

  • Open-Air Barbeque featuring complimentary, BBQ smoked favorites such as pork butt, chicken, Andouille sausage, round of beef, and sides such as Mac Daddy Mac n Cheese, potato salad, slaw, Collard Greens and baked beans as well as Fieri's signature BBQ sauces.      


Havana Lounge
Location: Promenade Deck 5 – aft
Hours:  9:00am-Late

  • The Havana Lounge features three main areas - El Patio with 3 archway entries, La Sala, reminiscent of a living room and Havana Bar.
  • Serving Cuban coffee, Cuban sodas as well as classic Cuban cocktails ($).
  • Latin trio or DJ several evenings per cruise as well as Latin-inspired ‘Havana Nights’ evening. 


Havana Pool Area
Location: Promenade Deck 5 – aft
Hours:  Morning-7:00pm: exclusive use of guests occupying the Havana staterooms
Hours:  7:00pm-12:00am: all guests

  • One pool and two large whirlpools
  • Relaxation area complete with colorful umbrellas, faux palm trees, thatched patio huts and comfy seating
  • Beverage Service ($)


Deck 6


Circle "C"
Location: Deck 6 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Young Teens Club for 12-14 Year Olds    


The Warehouse
Location: Deck 6 - midship
Hours: open 24 hours

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


Carnival Multiplex
Location: Deck 6 - midship (Thrill Theater on Deck 6 / IMAX on Decks 7/8/9)
Hours: show times are listed in the Fun Times newsletter

  • Lobby area with seating, kiosks to purchase movie tickets and a concession stand selling popcorn, candy and beverages ($)
  • Thrill Theater: featuring sttracations with multi-dimension, special effects and motion ($)
  • IMAX Theatre: 3-deck high screen featuring first run Hollywood Blockbusters, recent Hollywood titles and Classic Adventure Films ($). 


Deck 8


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

  • Control center of the ship


Deck 10

Future Cruise Desk
Location: Lido Deck 10 - forward
Hours: hours are posted in the Fun Times newsletter

  • Book your next Carnival cruise while onboard


Beach Pool
Location: Lido Deck 10 - midship
Hours: 8:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours are subject to change

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


Carnival Seaside Theater / Dive-In Movies
Location: Lido Deck 10 - 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. 

BlueIguana Tequila Bar
Location: Lido Deck 10 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

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


RedFrog Rum Bar
Location: Lido Deck 10 - 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 10 - midship
Hours:  7:30am-10:30am; 12:00pm-2:30pm

  • 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 10 - midship
Hours: 12:00pm-6:00pm

  • 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


Lido Marketplace
Location: Lido Deck 10 – midship and aft / Deck 11 - 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
Chef’s Choice: Featuring a different International cuisine each day
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

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
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


Pizzeria del Capitano
Location: Lido Deck 10 – aft
Hours: open 24 hours

  • Food Service, featuring complimentary, delicious, hand-tossed, authentic Italian-style, thin-crusted pies made in a traditional pizza oven
  • Self-service
  • Indoor tables and seating


Seafood Shack
Location: Lido Deck 10 - aft
Hours: open for lunch and dinner

  • New England-Style Seafood Restaurant, featuring a variety of seafood (steamed or fried) and soup of the day ($)
  • Indoor and outdoor tables and seating


Tides Pool and Tides Bar
Location: Lido Deck 10 - aft
Hours: Pool: 8:00am-12:00am / Whirlpools: 8:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours are subject to change

  • Saltwater pool: 21' x 16' / depth 4'6"
  • Whirlpools (2) 
  • Lounge chairs and umbrellas
  • Beverage service ($)


Deck 11


Camp Ocean / Night Owls
Location: Deck 11 - midship

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  

Night Owls Babysitting ($)

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


Dr. Seuss Bookville
Location: Deck 11 - midship
Hours: hours vary depending on the activities scheduled

  • Dedicated Seuss-themed reading and play space


Cucina del Capitano
Location: Deck 11 - 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


Ji Ji Asian Kitchen
Location: Deck 11 - 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


Deck 12



Cloud 9 Spa
Location: Deck 12 - forward / Deck 14 - forward

Fitness Center / State of the Art Cycling Studio
Hours: 6:00am-10:00pm

  • Fully equipped with Life Fitness equipment
  • State of the Art Cycling studio ($)
  • Scheduled fitness classes offered; specialty classes ($)
  • Fitness, Wellness and Beauty seminars

Spa / 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)
  • Relaxation Room
  • Treatment massage rooms ($)
  • V.I.P Suite (Treatment Room) with whirlpool ($)
  • Thermal Suites ($)
    • Dry Heat Chambers (Lanconium and Infrared Heat Chamber)
    • Steam Chambers (Aroma Steam/Aromatic Grotto and Hammam Chamber)
    • 2 Experience Showers
    • Large whirlpool 
  • European-style treatments and services ($)
  • Hair and nail grooming for men and women ($)
  • Medi Spa, Teeth Whitening and Acupuncture ($)  


Carnival’s WaterWorks
Location: Deck 12 - midship (bottom of slide) / Serenity Deck 15 - midship (top of slide)
Hours: 9:00am-7:00pm, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change

  • Carnival’s Twister Waterslide: 300' long, spiraling water slide (minimum height: 42 inches / maximum weight: 265 pounds) 
  • Kaleid-o-Slide: 455’ long tube slide with kaleidoscopic visual effects; riders hop on one or two-person rafts (minimum height: 48 inches / maximum weight: 265 pounds) 
  • SplashZone: expansive spray park with varied water spray apparatus for smaller children and families
  • 300-gallon Power Drencher: tipping bucket
  • Mini Racer Slides for Children (minimum height: 36 inches)
  • Surrounding areas with lounge chairs for sun and relaxing


SportSquare
Location: Deck 12 – midship and aft / Deck 14 – mid ship and aft

The Clubhouse: Featuring 2-lane SkyBowl ($), SkyBilliards, Ping Pong, Poly Pong, Foosball, Twister and Shuffleboard
SkyGreens: 2-level, 9-hole miniature golf course
SkyTrack: padded jogging track
SkyCourt: Lighted multi-purpose area includes a full basketball court, volleyball court and Dodge Ball
Sky Fitness: Featuring a wide array of exercise equipment (strength based machines) and Vita exercise course

SkyCourse

  • Two-230’ rope courses located on Deck 14, 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
  • Weight limit: 275 pounds / Height minimum: 48 inches 

SkyRide

  • Recumbent 2-lane, 800’ bicycle course that extends the whole aft section of the deck
  • 4 single rider bicycles with pedal functionality that allows riders to control speed and bike swivels when turning corners
  • The bicycle is approximately 150’ above the water line
  • Weight limit: 300 pounds / Height minimum: 52 inches 


Deck 15


Serenity
Location: Serenity Deck 15 - forward
Hours: 8:00am-11:00pm / Whirlpools: 8:00am-12:00am, weather conditions permitting / hours subject to change

  • Adults-Only Relaxation Area and Bar
  • Outdoor Private Relaxation Area with luxurious chaise lounges, couches, shaded circles, umbrellas, pergolas and dining seating
  • Covered with awnings to create both sunny and shaded areas on both the starboard and portside
  • Whirlpools (2)
  • 2 massage huts ($)
  • Guests must be 21 years or older
  • Piped in Music
  • Beverage service ($)
  • Fresh Creations, featuring a complimentary salad station


Deck 0


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 five nurses.
  • Equipment: defibrillators, external pacemakers, pulse oxymeters, thrombolytic therapy, electrocardiograph machine and lab equipment.

 

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

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

Locations - Launderettes
Deck 2 - midship / across from 2381
Deck 6 - midship / across from 6347
Deck 7 - midship / across from 7345
Deck 8 - midship / across from 8339
Deck 9 - midship / across from 9278

 

 

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