Decks and Spa
Artania has two pool areas.
The Artania Pool is forward on Deck 9.
At midships on Deck 8 in an open area sheltered by the deck
above, it is the Kopernikus Pool area. It also has its own bar.
(Those familiar with the ship as Artemis will note that the small
splash pool near the sunbathing platform on Deck 9 as well as the
two whirlpools that adjoined the Riviera Pool have been
One of the breakthrough features of this ship when
she was built was the lack of machinery on her
open decks. This allows her to have wide expanses
of open deck for relaxing in the sun. In addition,
the aft section of the ship is terraced, which
creates even more open outdoor space.
Guests using the open decks can relax on the
comfortable deck furniture, play games such as table
tennis or stroll the ship's wrap-around promenade on
The Artania Spa is located
forward at the top of the ship. It
includes a sauna (right),
treatment rooms (below right),
and a quiet place to relax before
treatments (below). Amongst its
treatments are massages,
manicures, and peels.
This area also includes a salon
and a fitness center.
In addition to the equipment in the fitness center,
there is exercise equipment on one of the terraces
at the ship's stern.
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