Bars and Lounges


While you won’t find gimmicks such as climbing walls and wave machines on board Balmoral, you will find plenty to keep you entertained on board throughout the duration of your cruise.

With talks, lectures and classes taking place during the day, and fantastic live performances – including cabaret, stand-up comedy and intimate shows from the resident bands and singers – to enjoy in the evening, there’s something for everyone.

Neptune Lounge

The Neptune Lounge is Balmoral’s main entertainment venue and offers ample room for you to sit, relax and enjoy a fantastic evening of music, dance, comedy and costume alongside your friends, loved ones and fellow guests. Take your seat and experience the ‘glitz and glam’ of the entertainment on board – there’s a show after each dinner sitting every evening – and let our friendly waiters to take care of you, bringing your favourite drinks straight to your seat.

Lido Bar

The Lido Bar is the perfect place to unwind after a day of exploring ashore, or while away some time at sea. Take a seat at the bar and chat with the friendly staff and your fellow guests, or perhaps grab a table and appreciate the talent of the resident musicians with a glass of your favourite drink in hand. Perhaps you'll opt to try something from our premium gin menu, which includes the finest quality gins, such as The Botanist Islay or Bols Jonge, perfectly complemented by Fevertree tonic water.

Located on Lido Deck 8, the Lido Bar overlooks the aft pool on Lounge Deck 7 and offers superb, unspoilt views from the stern of the ship whether you’re at sea or docked alongside in one of the world’s most beautiful destinations.

Marquee Bar

Located on Marquee Deck 11, Balmoral’s Marquee Bar features large windows and a spectacular glass roof providing panoramic views to take in over a glass of your favourite tipple or a quick bite to eat. It’s the perfect place to take a break from the sunshine on deck or enjoy a pre-dinner drink or two.

Alongside a great selection of beers, wines and expertly-created exotic cocktails, the Marquee Bar also offers a guests a chance to enjoy tempting tipples from our premium gin menu.

Morning Light Pub

Decorated to resemble a British pub or inn, the Morning Light Pub has a welcoming atmosphere and charming traditional style. Open throughout the day and the evening, it’s the ideal place to relax and socialise with friends both old and new.

You could enjoy a quick pint or a glass of wine at lunch before spending the afternoon ashore; stop by for a pre-dinner drink; or settle into a comfortable seat and relax long into the night while enjoying performances from live bands and comedians.

Observatory Lounge

Located on Marquee Deck 11 at the very top of Balmoral, the Observatory Lounge boasts the most spectacular panoramic views and is a wonderful place to enjoy a pre-dinner drink. Sit around the bar in the centre of the lounge, or perhaps take a seat by one of the large windows and lose yourself in the stunning sights while listening to the twinkling sounds of a grand piano.

The Observatory Lounge is also the venue for our premium Traditional Afternoon Tea service, which offers guests a selection of delicious sandwiches, cakes, pastries and scones accompanied by premium teas and unforgettable views. 

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