BARS, LOUNGES AND
Somewhat more ornate
is Casino Royale.
However, with its
polished wood walls,
and hints of art
nouveau, it still has an
This venue has a
capacity of 256 and is
equipped with gaming
tables, slot machines
and electronic gaming.
It also has its own bar.
Aft on Deck Six, there is another complex that includes bars, three of the
ship's specialty restaurants and various forms of entertainment. One
enters this area through a corridor reminiscent of the hull of a sailing
ship. Large murals with ships and swashbuckling sailings cover the
Left: Radiance is prepared for all contingencies.
Below: The first venue you come to is the Schooner Bar. A Royal
Caribbean tradition, this bar invokes a nautical feel. It has live
entertainment in the evenings. The entrances to both the Chops Grill and
Giovanni's Table specialty restaurants are off of this room, making it a
convenient place for before or after dinner drinks for people dining in
The Viking Crown Lounge is a hallmark feature of Royal Caribbean ships
wrapped around the ship's funnel. It has a bar, a dance floor and excellent views out
of its large windows.
Overlooking the Centrum on the starboard side of Deck Six is the Champagne Bar (above). During daylight hours, it
receives natural light from a glass wall that extends up the side of the ship.
Serving the two pool areas are the Solarium Bar (above left)
and the Pool Bar (above right). Also serving the outdoors is
the Sky Bar (left).
The Aurora Theater is Radiance's largest
entertainment venue (893 seats). Its large stage is
used for Broadway/Las Vegas-type production shows
and for shows by featured visiting entertainers. It is
also used for activities such as bingo. The theater
has its own bar and there is waiter service before the
Just beyond the Billiard Club, you come to a
large room that houses three venues that are
unified by a colonial theme. On the starboard
side of the room is the Jakarta Lounge. With
its polished wood furniture, brass work and chess
boards, it has a feel of a pre-WWII Asian colonial
The area in the middle of the room is the
Colony Club. It features a large inlaid wood
Furthest aft is Singapore Sling's. Guests can
sit at the square-shaped bar or at a table near the
floor-to-ceiling glass windows.
The next venue that you
come to is the
Club. A unique
feature of this venue is
the self-leveling pool
tables that compensate
for the motion of the
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Other entertainment venues on
Radiance include a video
arcade that is open to adults
and children and a cinema (not
Serving the lobby at the base of the Centrum is the Lobby Bar.