Introducing entertainment on Arvia

With our new ship comes a wealth of groundbreaking entertainment experiences. From dizzying action to must-have shopping treats, there’s something for all the family to enjoy.

Are your ready for Mission Control?

Watch the brand new trailer below!

New and exclusive to Arvia, Mission Control is a unique immersive experience

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?


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


Everyone will love SeaScreen, with its blockbuster movies and classic movie sing-alongs. Then there’s the dynamic programme of family shows, game shows, interviews, cookery demonstrations, live music, guest tribute acts and dazzling aerialists. When the shows are over, it’s time for dancing and late-night DJ sets under the stars. SkyDome will also host cocktail parties on Celebration nights.


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 Iona 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

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

From film premieres and craft activities to special appearances by Wallace & Gromit and Shaun the Sheep, we’ve partnered with Aardman to create a host of immersive experiences for all the family aboard Iona.

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.


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!

Theatre shows

Headliners Theatre

Headliners Theatre is perfect for a fun-filled night out on board. Classic yet contemporary, it offers a sleek and sophisticated theatre experience. Plush, comfortable seating and the latest LED technology deliver the ‘wow’ factor, while a two-deck-high auditorium on decks 6 and 7 ensures everyone has the best view 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 Iona! We’ve tents, welliesand the feel-good anthems that will have you on your feet!


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