Columbus

Ship statistics

Tonnage
63786
Number of Decks
13
Number of Elevators
9
Adult Only
2017 sees new flagship Columbus join British based cruise line, Cruise and Maritime Voyages. Formerly known as P&O Cruises Arcadia and following a stint of sailing for P&O Cruises Australia, Columbus underwent extensive revitalization and now services Cruise and Maritime Voyages' British based guests from her home port in Tilbury.

Designed and built for deep sea ocean cruising, Columbus offers an exciting selection of scenic cruises to destinations such as Iceland, Madeira and the Canary Islands, Baltic Capitals, Fjordland, Cuba and the Caribbean. 

Accommodating up to 1400 guests with 775 cabins, many of which feature ocean views, Columbus provides a spacious and comfortable cruise. Solo cruisers will be pleased to hear that there are 150 cabins allocated for single guests.  As an adult only cruise ship, Columbus offers a mature and sophisticated onboard experience.  
A great selection of dining venues are available, from fine dining to speciality tea and coffee shops. A traditional British pub can be found onboard as well as several bar and lounge areas. 
Columbus has six entertainment venues, from a nightclub to the two-deck tiered Palladium Show Lounge, there are plenty of ways to enjoy a lively and entertaining evening onboard. The Palladium show Lounge even features a retractable stage, creating ample space for glamorous ballroom dancing.