Meet our fabulous fleet
You’ve discovered a little about our incredible Excel class ships Arvia and Iona, but in total we’ve seven magnificent vessels each with their own appeal; family friendly or exclusively for adults; larger, or a little more modest – your perfect match is waiting.
Arriving in 2022
Our new Excel class ship will be just as innovative as her sister ship Iona, but with countless unique flourishes which embrace her sunshine destinations. You can expect energetic adventures, interactive family entertainment, one-of-a-kind dining experiences and soothing relaxation options. Arvia also joins Iona as our most environmentally friendly ships using LNG power. Perfect for: adventures for all ages on the high ropes course, swimming and dining beneath the retractable SkyDome, spellbinding performances, movie nights at SeaScreen, and more foodie and entertainment experiences than ever before.
Innovation meets exploration
With her stunning SkyDome, three-tier glass Grand Atrium and brand-new Conservatory Mini-suite cabins, our first Excel class ship Iona brings the outside in with panoramic views of the ever-changing horizon. Perfect for: a swim with a view in the Infinity Pool, catching a high-flying aerial show in SkyDome and choosing from 30 places to eat and drink including venues with exclusive menus by our Local Food Heroes.
Britannia’s atrium is the place to meet and mingle with the stunning focal point, the Star Burst sculpture. With a wide selection of places for all tastes to dine and be entertained, our flagship really does have something for everyone. Perfect for: a masterclass in The Cookery Club, dinner served with sparkling entertainment in The Limelight Club or a relaxing spa break taking advantage of the Thermal Suite and Hydrotherapy pool.
A social paradise at sea
Azura is a playground for all, with sports facilities, four pools and lots of places to unwind. There’s entertainment for the whole family throughout the day and evening, plus casual dining, children’s activities in The Reef and relaxation for adults at The Retreat alfresco spa terrace. Perfect for: fly-cruising, savouring ice creams by the family-friendly pools and catching a movie under the stars at open-air cinema SeaScreen.
The fun all-rounder
There’s a world of fun for all ages aboard Ventura. Children can make friends in The Reef, adults can kick back at the spa and the whole family can enjoy meals in relaxed venues such as The Beach House. Perfect for: family sports, fun at the video game arcade, comedy at The Tamarind Club and taking a dip in the Beachcomber pool whatever the weather, thanks to the retractable roof.
Exclusively for adults
The indulgent explorer
Mid-sized explorer Arcadia offers more than a hint of extravagance with an opulent spa, chic design, over nine places to socialise and an appetite for adventure. Perfect for: combining ocean views with exercise in the high-tech gym, a show in the chic three-tier theatre and dinner in Marco Pierre White’s Ocean Grill – an Arcadia exclusive.
An intimate classic
Our smallest ship, Aurora has a slightly more intimate feel. She offers a luxurious spa and salon and a retractable roof over her inviting Crystal pool. Perfect for: cocktails with a view at The Crow’s Nest, late night music at Masquerade and treating yourself to luxury with her two-tier Penthouse Suites.
Sail from Southampton
Choose your ship
If you still haven't decided which is the right ship for your holiday, you may find this summary table that compares and contrasts our ships helps you make up your mind.