POOLS, OPEN DECKS
PHOTO TOUR AND
Sunbathers on the forward open decks may find the
Splash Pool convenient for cooling off (right).
At the aft end of the ship is the Sanctuary Pool (below),
For those guests looking for extra pampering
outdoors, Island Princess has The Sanctuary.
(below) This adult's only outdoor deck area has
premium deck chairs and pavilions. It also has deck
attendants who can bring drinks and food. There is
a cover charge of $10 a half day and $20 for full day
Island Princess also has facilities for more
active outdoor relaxation. Center
Court (above left) is used for games such
as basketball and deck tennis. Nearby is
the shuffleboard court (left) and the
giant chess set (right). There are ping
pong tables in the Lotus Pool area (below)
Princess Links, the mini-golf course,
and the golf simulator are located on Deck
15 (above right).
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A second large pool area the adults-only Lotus Spa Pool is
protected from the elements by a glass roof. The area includes the
pool, three whirlpools, a bar and an ice cream shop.
Island Princess has an array of swimming pools.
The largest outdoor pool area is the Lido Pool, located
amidships. In addition to the pool and three whirlpools, the area
is overlooked by a giant video screen, which plays movies,
concerts and other videos throughout the day and into the
evening. The are has its own bar and pizzeria.
The Lotus Spa has three components - - the spa, the
fitness center and the salon. They are located together
in the aft part of the superstructure on Deck 14.
The spa itself includes a thermal suite with steam
rooms and heated chairs as well as treatment rooms
for massages and various other therapies. (See spa
handout from one cruise)
The fitness center includes treadmills and other cardio machines, free-weights and resistance equipment, and an area
for aerobics and fitness classes (see fitness center handout from one cruise).
The Salon (below right) provides services for men and women.
Island Princess' Promenade wraps around the ship and can
be used for jogging or strolling.