POOLS, OPEN DECKS and
The Monarch Day Spa
complex includes the spa, the
fitness area and the salon.
The spa offers a variety of
services. (See spa menu from one
cruise) Its facilities include
treatment rooms and a sauna.
The rock climbing wall (above) is a free standing structure that presents several different faces for climbers.
The sports facilities also include ping pong (below left) and basketball (below right).
Monarch's Pool Area
features two outdoor swimming
pools. It also has deck chairs
and its own bar.
Monarch's terraced stern provides expanses of open deck.
The ship seemingly has deck chairs placed all around the
outdoor decks (right).
Monarch has a wide outdoor promenade that wraps around the ship
for strolling and relaxing in the shade. Unlike later RCI ships, the bow
machine space is open air and as a result, Monarch does not have a
bow viewing/seating area.
Facilities in the fitness center include an area for aerobics and fitness classes, treadmills,
bicycles, free weights, and resistance machines.
Cruise ship photo tour - Monarch of the Seas - Royal Caribbean - page 2
The forward pool is
divided from the aft
pool by two whirlpools
that are sheltered by an
Guests in the pool area
are also serenaded by
live music (right).