About the hotel
Carrying an indoor and an outdoor pool, 7 restaurants and bars, 915 cabins and 11 impressive decks, the Marella Discovery is one of the brand's largest ships. Incredible, diverse dining and diligent service is standard as you explore destinations from the breath-taking pitons of St. Lucia to the culturally colourful French-African influences of Pointe-a-Pitre. Watch the world go by as you sip on a cocktail at Bar Eleven where the ships most stunning views are found, or wind down in the rejuvinating Oceans Spa and Beauty Salon as children get to know the ship and fellow junior holidaymakers in the Kid's Club. Enjoy all of this and more as you cruise around the Caribbean, experiencing Barbados, St Lucia, Guadeloupe and more.
Take a look at the itinerary
- Free access to the Kid's Club allows children to get to know the ship and fellow junior holidaymakers
- Work as a team to solve puzzles and find clues to win the Breakout Challenge
- Unwind with cocktails, coolers and incredible dining between days of exploring the Caribbean
At a glance
Day 1 - Bridgetown, Barbados
Pass through the idyllic underground caverns at Harrison's Cave, encounter once-endangered Hawksbill turtles with diving and Submarine tours or just kick back on the gorgeous sands of Carlisle Beach.
Day 2 - Castries, St Lucia
Combine scuba diving and snorkelling in a 'snuba' experience if you can't quite choose between the two or, if you'd prefer to stay dry, explore the amazing authentic crafts and hidden treasures in the Castries market before finding stunning bird's eye views of St Lucia's rainforests at the Treetop Adventure Park from a series of zip lines and look-outs.
Day 3 - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
Laze among the pristine sands of Grande Anse beach along Basse-Terre's north cost, one of the best in Guadeloupe or see the lush flora that flows through the 74,000-acre National Park to truly experience the amazing vistas that this destination has to offer. If you're prepared to get your feet wet, go snorkelling to find yourself face-to-face with kaleidoscopic sea life, intricate reefs and shipwrecks.
Day 4 - St Thomas, U.S Virgin Islands
Despite it's small size, St Thomas is full of sunbathing and sight-seeing opportunities, from picture-perfect beaches to jungle-clad mountains. Watch the boats leave the harbour from Blackbeard's castle where the infamous pirate allegedly used as a look-out point.
Day 5 - San Juan, Puerto Rico
Populated by charming open-air cafés, column-front plazas and vibrant town houses, this dreams destination looks as if it's come right from a postcard. Re-enter the contemporary world at Plaza las Americas, the biggest mall in the Caribbean, offering 300 stores along with a cinema and dining options.
Day 4 - Fort De France, Martinique
Uncover a beautiful combination of French and Caribbean flavours as you tour sites designed by Gustave Eiffel and savour the catch of the day or spicy Caribbean chicken washed down with a satisfying crépe and a famous rum punch.
Day 7 - St George's, Grenada
Here, the astonishing Annadale Falls wait and make the ideal spot to take a dip and cool down. When it's time to dy off, the Grand Anse Beach is the ideal sunny spot with it's white sands and turquoise waters, but not before getting involved with the first-class water sports.
Day 8 - Bridgetown, Barbados
For the ultimate face-to-face turtle experience on your final day, take a motorised boat transfer to a sheltered bay where sociable sea life awaits. Hawksbill and green turtles reside peacefully in the clear waters after overcoming endangerment. Bring your incredible trip to a close with a 'best of Barbados' tour, where you're shown the ins and outs of the destination’s finest offerings.
Itinerary is subject to change
Countless facilities keep holidaymakers of all ages entertained and enjoying their Caribbean cruise.
Book in for treatments at this state-of-the-art Spa, Chose from facials, body wraps, massages and more, along with appointments at the beauty salon.
Overlook the sea as you work up a sweat in the Oceans Gym.
Visit the mini golf green to practice your put for hours of fun for all ages.
Modern fun for all ages awaits here. Choose from a selection of machines and consoles right next to the Hideout, a chilled out hangout spot for older kids to mingle.
Younger guests can enjoy the company of fellow junior holidaymakers in the Kid’s Club as they take part in arts and crafts, movie nights, games and more. The paddling pool and mini-slide also offer great fun.
All complete with en suite bathrooms and comfortable accommodation, the cabins on the ship cater for all holidaymakers, from solo travellers to families of 5.
The Single Cabins are ideal for solo travellers. Choose from an 12m2 inside cabin or a 14m2 outside cabin with a sitting area when travelling alone or just having a room to yourself when travelling with friends.
2 single beds fit in this 12-13m2 space and can be joined to great a queen-size. Four-berth cabins are also available with the addition of extra fold-down beds.
All including a porthole or picture window, these 14m2 cabins include 2 single beds, combinable to become a queen-sized bed and a sitting area with sofa. Three and four-berth cabins are also available with upper berths for additional sleeping space.
Measuring between 13m2 and 14m2 and located on decks 9, 10 & 12, these cabins offer twin beds that can be pushed together for a queen, and charming views from your furnished private balcony. Three-berth cabins get a sofa bed, too.
Found on decks 7 and 8, these cabins come with the bonus of a floor-to-ceiling window. Combinable twin beds and a comfortable sitting area with a sofa-bed that will make you feel right at home on the ship, sleeping up to 4 and measuring over 20m2.
Deluxe Balcony Cabin
These slightly smaller 15-16m2 cabins come with the perk of a furnished balcony, holding stunning views as you cruise the Caribbean.
All cabins with Premier Service including the following added extras:
- Express check-in, subject to availability
- Priority luggage delivery
- Free pressing service - up to 3 items in the first 24 hours on-board
- Free continental breakfast in bed - 1 per week
Executive Suite Cabin with Balcony, Premier Service
There are only 5 of these exclusive suites on board. Sleeping up to 4 guests, these cabins include a separate living area with a comfortable sofa-bed, a queen-size bed and a furnished balcony with incredible views all-round. Premier Service included.
Family Junior Suite Cabin with Balcony, Premier Service
There's room for 6 in these cabins. A bedroom with twin beds and a living room with a double sofa bed, twin combinable twin beds and a furnished balcony offer comfort in there 39m2 suites. Premier Service included.
Family Suite Cabin with Balcony, Premier Service
Twin beds that can be converted to 1 queen-size double, a fold-down bed and a living area with a double sofa bed provides accommodation for up to 7 holidaymakers. 2 bathrooms, one with a shower and the other with a bath provide comfortable living in the spacious 40m2 cabins. Premier Service included.
Grand Suite Cabin with Balcony, Premier Service
The Grand Suites offer twin beds that can convert to a queen-size double bed and a sitting area with a sofa-bed sleeping 4 people. You’ll get a bathroom with a WC and a shower over a bath. Admire sea-views from your balcony in these 32m2 cabins. Premier Service included.
Junior Suite Cabin with Balcony, Premier Service
For up to 4 guests, these suites have twin beds that can convert to a queen-size double bed, a sitting area and a balcony. Junior suite with Balcony cabins that are occupied by 4 people also include a sofa-bed. Premier Service included.
Royal Suite Cabin with Balcony, Premier Service
These exceptionally luxurious cabin measure a huge 92m2 and sleep up to 4 guests. One bedrooms with a king-size bed and a living room with a sofa-bed are also accompanied by a baby grand piano and a whirlpool bath. Glass doors bring light from your furnished balcony. Premier Service included.
A total of 7 dining options will satisfy all tasebuds on the ship.
Surf & Turf Steakhouse
Meat lovers will struggle to pull themselves away from this steakhouse, available on deck 11 for an extra surcharge. Pork chops, lobster, grilled chicken and 28-day-aged steaks are just some of the superior dishes in this restaurant, appropriately decorated with leather and chopping board artwork. However this restaurant also offers plenty to satisfy a vegetarian palate.
Spicy tuna rolls, salmon sashimi and seabass nigiri are all on the menu at this sushi bar with the company of Asian beers such as Tiger, Cobra and Singha. Book a table in advance for an extra surcharge to dine here.
Find dishes created by renowned chef Ian Pengelley in the signature pan-Asian speciality restaurant. Sample incredible fusions in his duck and watermelon salad along with south and east Asia specialities including Indian spiced king prawns and beef rendang curry from Indonesia. for a small surcharge, a reservation at this restaurant will offer a dining experience like no other on the ship.
A series of large buffet spreads offer foods from breakfast omelets to carvery roasts. Enjoy fascinating show-cooking at some of the islands and grab snacks between meals.
Visit the festival-style food stalls and iconic British beach huts for a grab'n'go snack. Enjoy bacon butties for breakfast and sweet chilli chicken wings, mezze salads and focaccia sandwiches in the afternoon, to name just a selection.
Decorated with the colours of the sand and sea, this stylish venue offers stunning sea-views thanks to ceiling-to-floor windows.
This contemporary Italian restaurant is located on the second floor of the main dining room and offers a laid-back atmosphere.
The Glass house
A deli-style venue serving light bites by day and a casual tapas-style restaurant come sundown, this venue offers two entirely different experiences. You can also cook your own steaks on hot stones for an extra charge.
Broadway Show Lounge
This show lounge offers plush seating for over 800 people. With a total of 11 unique shows to offer, holidaymakers will find themselves engaged in the entertainment.
The best sea views from the entire ship are found on deck 11 at this bar. Enjoy the contemporary cocktail bar in the evening before the venue becomes a late-night disco as hours go by.
LED screens and family-friendly game shows offer an exciting, high-tech evening for all. Children will also love the new made-for-kids 'Splash!' live interactive shows.
Movies by Midnight
The first of it's kind, this open-air cinema allows guests to watch classic movies and the latest box office hits beneath the stars. Enjoy blankets, popcorn, and hot chocolate from the nearby bar.
Grab a few drinks between dips in the pools at the perfectly placed Deck Bar.
The stylish casino is open until late and features blackjack tables and fruit machines. As the croupiers for lessons if you're a beginner and take a look at the entertainment.
This high-energy interactive show is the perfect place for little ones to blow off some steam come sundown with fun songs and games with the ship's friendly characters.
Under three year-olds will love the new Babytainment classes for parents and babies. Nursery rhymes sing-alongs, baby ballet, educational programmes and more are all offered here all year round.
Marella's biggest selection of on-tap beers are found in the Live room and are accompanied by a laid-back atmosphere as the night comes to a close. Enjoy evenings filled with the sound of a signature yellow piano and close the night with dancefloor classics.
Enjoy a great view of the entertainment here with a glass of bubbles.
From candy-coloured towns to swimming with stingrays in the Cayman Islands, Marella cruises take you on a tour of the some of the world's most captivating sights, all from the comfort of a luxuriously equipped cruise liner. Scale to new heights with onboard rock climbing walls or tantalise your taste buds with mouth-watering dining before retiring to comfortable accommodation ready for the next day’s adventures. Marella Cruises let you do it all and more.