Be the first to sail on P&O's brand new ship - Iona
Brand New Iona Cruises on Sale Now
Over the years P&O have learnt a lot about their guests' hopes, dreams, 'best bits' and bucket lists. And they've quite literally taken them all on board.
Introducing Iona. A chance to invite the great outdoors in, dive into the local culture one moment and relax with ever-changing views the next.
Iona will set sail out of Southampton for the stunning Norwegian Fjords from May 2020. The Ultimate way to see the Fjords. With departures throughout the spring and summer of 2020, the itineraries have been carefully designed as the perfect introduction to this stunning region.
As a main agent for P&O Cruises in the South West and South Wales, we'll bring you the latest news on itineraries and prices, before the cruises go on sale to the general public.
Brand New from P&O Cruises - Iona
Naming the Ship
Iona, as a celebration of the sea and our island nation. Named after the tranquil island in the Inner Hebrides; known for its stunning landscape and epic views of the ocean. Iona too is set to make the sea the star. From many of her innovative spaces you’ll be able to appreciate the beauty of the sea, and views of the ever-changing coastline vistas and ports of call.
The Grand Atrium
The Grand Atrium is the beating heart of Iona; a lively signature space that encapsulates the spirit of the ship. The architecturally impressive space sits on 3 decks and boasts a contemporary design that brings in uninterrupted panoramic sea views and natural light.
As one of four primary entertainment spaces on board, the Grand Atrium offers lots to see and do around the clock. By day, it’s a place to meet, dine, relax, be entertained or simply watch the world go by; by night, it’s an immersive destination venue, balancing intimate spaces with larger social areas. The space seamlessly transitions between day and night through lighting and sound.
The Glass House
If you have a love of fine wine and great food, this premium wine bar is perfect for you. It has an impressive wine list created by award-winning wine expert and P&O Cruises Food Hero Olly Smith and offers a sophisticated environment in which to enjoy breakfast, a light lunch, a leisurely glass of wine or an evening meal with family or newfound friends.
Here, you can enjoy wine talks, tastings and wine-pairing dinners. You can also view the Grand Atrium’s aerial circus performances as well as the beautiful horizon.
The Keel and Cow
The Keel and Cow is an unpretentious gastropub, where food and drink have been crafted into something truly special. This is a P&O first! Located on deck 8, it offers a quick and convenient breakfast for those going ashore, a lunchtimes brings tasty signature dishes such as a beef and stout burger, beer-battered fish and triple cooked chips, black-pudding scotch eggs and more.
At night, guests can gather with friends to enjoy hearty dishes with views over the Grand Atrium, out to sea or the chefs at work in the open galley. The Keel and Cow is the perfect place for a relaxed, informal meal.
The stylish Emerald Bar is perfect for evening glamour. It offers a relaxed living room feel with a Covent Garden-style buzz. With a large menu of premium cocktails, it’s an ideal location for pre-dinner drinks or as a late night bar. Spectacular sea views add to the ambience of this gorgeous bar. Enjoy pop-up entertainment from mid-morning and impromptu aerial circus performances from early evening.
Vistas Café Bar
Start the day right with a visit to Vistas Café Bar on deck 6, a warm and welcoming café with a buzzing atmosphere. Serving premium tea, coffee and snacks all day long, as well as a selection of tempting treats from P&O Cruises Food Hero and master patissier Eric Lanlard, it’s the perfect place to grab a light bite or enjoy a post-dinner coffee. Grab a hot drink, browse the bookshop, sit back and enjoy the unending sea and coastal views.
A major new entertainment hub called SkyDome will be one of the star attractions of our new ship. Featuring an impressive roof and a pool with a retractable stage, SkyDome offers a unique space whatever the weather. By day, it is the perfect place for entertainment, relaxation and informal dining. By night, it comes alive with aerial performances and immersive shows.