Introducing entertainment on Iona

We’ve jaw-dropping aerial shows, full-scale theatre productions, live music, party nights, comedy, the latest movies, guest presenters, interactive game shows and experiences, and much, much more. Each day can go your way.

Explore Iona's entertainment venues in 360°


All entertainment venues on board Iona




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.

The Club House

Everyone will love the daytime entertainment on offer at this bright and spacious venue, from guest speakers to live music, family entertainment and game shows. When the lights go down at night, get ready to party with DJ nights, comedians and great music from our resident band Pulse.


This much-loved British pub boasts the ship’s largest range of British and international bottled beers, ciders and real ale. By day, Brodie’s hosts quizzes and live sport, by night you’ll find live entertainment, karaoke and game shows.


 Theatre shows



Our new interactive gameshow, WaveLength, is such a big hit we’ve launched it across the fleet for you to play on every ship. Created exclusively for P&O Cruises and virtually starring TV and game show host, Ben Shephard, it’s fun for audience and contestants alike.


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!

Sky’s the Limit

Sit back, relax and enjoy the flight – we’re off on a whistle-stop tour around the world. So, strap yourselves in for a virtual trip like no other. Using the latest visual technology, you’ll find the sky’s the limit... From New York to Beijing, the world’s greatest cities await.

Greatest Days

Greatest Days by Tim Firth, The Official Take That Musical, is an adaptation of the acclaimed West End musical The Band. The show features the songs of Take That and a beautiful story by Olivier Award-winning writer Tim Firth, all brought to life on stage by an amazing cast.

Centre Stage

Join us for a night of the hottest contemporary musicals including Tina, Matilda and 9 to 5. We’ve got the showstoppers you’d expect of the main stage. And you might come away feeling as though you’ve witnessed a little touch of West End magic!


 Iona's SkyDome and Atrium


 Daytime fun



Get ready to make a splash with our amazing choice of pools on board. On Iona, you will find an incredible 18 whirlpool spas and 4 pools, including 1 infinity pool, perfect for when you want a refreshing dip whilst watching the world go by.


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 giant chess, table tennis or shuffleboard? There’s so much to do on board, all at no extra charge.


With dance instructors on board every cruise, why not learn a new skill? Perhaps salsa or line dancing? Or if you just want to bust a move, look no further than our silent disco evenings.


 Family fun


Ocean Studios

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.

Scene (Deck 6)

Teens from 13-17 can stow away at this chilled games and entertainment hangout. Will it be learning to DJ 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.

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.


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!


 Spa, shopping and gym


A holiday with P&O Cruises offers you the chance to relax and unwind from the moment you step on board. Iona takes restoration and relaxation to a whole new level with a fabulous array of spa and wellness facilities, letting you max your me-time from Southampton to the sun.

 And so much more!



Most of our ships feature their own library – perfect for whiling away a few hours with your nose in a book. You’re welcome to take a seat and enjoy the peace and quiet or borrow a book (or as many as you’ll get through!) for the duration of your holiday. You’ll also find computers if you need to connect and have left your device at home.

Art gallery

Whitewall Galleries offer a wide range of artwork from leading contemporary artists as well as 20th Century masters. During your cruise there will be a range of informative seminars, exciting exhibitions and exclusive VIP events for you to attend. When you purchase any on board credit goes towards your painting and there are easy delivery options available.


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