Take your pick of Arvia’s entertainment

On Arvia, the journey is as exciting as the destination, so sit back and let us entertain you.

See The Official Take That Musical by Tim Firth, only on our brand-new ship

As Arvia’s arrival draws closer, we’re thrilled to announce the latest addition to her line-up of show-stopping entertainment: Greatest Days by Tim Firth. The Official Take That Musical.

Arvia is the only place in the world where you can watch this captivating feel-good show, an adaptation of the acclaimed West End musical The Band, featuring the songs of Take That and a beautiful story by Olivier Award-winning writer Tim Firth. Greatest Days is named in celebration of the upcoming film adaptation of The Band and will be brought to life by an amazing cast, handpicked from our Headliners Theatre performers.


Get set for Mission Control

New and exclusive to Arvia, Mission Control is a unique immersive experience. The concept combines an escape game with multimedia simulation and an intense live-action story to create a thrilling underwater odyssey in which your team must save the day.

Prepare for an underwater adventure like no other

With two one-hour adventures to choose from, you’ll form a team of marine explorers and underwater detectives and board the fictional submarine Arvia II, where your crew will work together to overcome danger and solve puzzles and problems at every turn, all in incredibly realistic 3D surroundings. Can you crack the code and save the day?



Just how well do you know each other?

Find out as you try to match your partner’s answers in an exciting new interactive gameshow, created exclusively for P&O Cruises, virtually starring TV presenter and game show host Ben Shephard.


Wallace & Gromit and Shaun the Sheep are coming on holiday with you!

From February 2023, Arvia will host an exclusive character-led experience in her SkyDome.

Bringing Wallace & Gromit to the stage, this 30-minute show will combine special effects, music and the antics of Aardman’s unstoppable duo to create an exciting, immersive experience.

© and ™ Aardman/W&G Ltd. All rights reserved.


All entertainment venues on board Arvia

Altitude activity zone

Altitude Minigolf

Open all day and illuminated at night, perfect your putts as you dodge hippos, water hazards, and tiki huts to claim the winning title at our tropical island-themed minigolf adventure.

Altitude Splash Valley

Cool off and splash around at Altitude Splash Valley, an aqua zone with shaded areas, ocean views and open skies up on deck 19.

Altitude Skywalk

Will you brave the dizzying heights of our first ever high-ropes experience? Set 54m above the ocean, this series of rope walks – with different routes to suite all levels – takes outdoor adventures to the next level.

Sports Arena

Limber up and find a team for a game of football, basketball, short tennis or cricket against other keen sports fans in the Sports Arena.

Entertainment in Arvia's SkyDome

Arvia's SkyDome is the place to be

Arvia’s SkyDome has something for everyone from day until nightfall. Stop off for global street food eats at Taste 360 or an indulgent ice cream or gelato at Sundaes. The retractable glass roof is designed to maximise your time in the sunshine, and there’s always something to keep the whole family entertained, from gameshows, cookery demonstrations and live music to spectacular production shows, parties and DJ sets. And don’t forget blockbuster films on the SeaScreen.


The 710 Club

A place to immerse yourself in the seductive sounds of an array of musical genres that have inspired musical director Gary Barlow over the years, The 710 Club on Arvia is a sophisticated bar crafted to Gary’s creative vision.

The Limelight Club

Get cosy beneath the intimate low lighting of The Limelight Club and prepare yourself for a show-stopper of an evening at this ticketed event exclusively for adults. Feast your senses on entertainment provided by some of Britain’s best-loved performers andrelish in a three-course culinary experience that’ll have your taste-buds tingling.

Scene (Deck 6)

Teens from 13-17 can stow away at this chilled games and entertainment hangout. Will it be learning to DJ or recording a radio broadcast? Or simply playing pool, table football or games consoles with new-found friends? They can try the lot as their favourite bands play on the jukebox.

Family fun


If you've energy left from exploring ashore, why not try a new sport –archery, maybe? Or a swing in the golf nets? What about some friendly family competition playing football, basketball, tennis or cricket? The Sports Arena is perfect for burning off the holiday ice creams!

The Reef (Deck 17)

Run by a team of passionate and dedicated professionals, The Reef provides a perfect environment for our younger travellers to create their own holiday memories. For toddlers to teens, we’ve soft play, imaginative spaces and high-energy activities plus gaming, DJ equipment and arts and crafts. There's also action-packed outdoor spaces including a climbing wall, football court and splash zone to keep them cool on a hot day. Pre-registration is essential.

Ocean Studios (Deck 6)

The whole family will love an outing to Ocean Studios. Our four-screen cinema complex offers a warm welcome, comfortable seating and a premium cinema experience. With screenings throughout the day, there’s always an option to see an age-appropriate blockbuster or family classic – complete with popcorn, ice cream and snacks, of course.

Theatre shows

Headliners Theatre, decks 6 & 7

By day, catch a matinee. By night, be wowed by new shows from the cast of The Headliners Theatre Company, as well as singers, comedy and live music. Comfortable seating ensures you always get the best seat in the house.

Introducing our brand new show: Festival

Festivals are the epitome of summer fun! With epic artists, enrapt crowds and a soundtrack full of memories, our Festival show brings all of that nostalgia to Arvia! We’ve tents, wellies and the feel-good anthems that will have you on your feet!


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