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The Dock

The Dock on Virgin Voyages cruise ships
The Dock on Virgin Voyages cruise ships © Photo by Virgin Voyages®

Located alongside ‘The Dock House‘ on Virgin Voyages cruise ships, ‘The Dock’ is a charming outdoor space that perfectly complements its indoor counterpart, providing guests with a delightful open-air experience.

With its cozy outdoor day-beds, varied seating arrangements, and vibrant DJ tunes that create a relaxing atmosphere for evenings it’s a perfect setting for a lazy sea day.

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Casual Seating Options

Relaxing Outdoor Loungers

At ‘The Dock,’ guests can enjoy the sunshine on comfortable outdoor loungers, perfect for sunbathing or unwinding with a view of the sea. These inviting loungers offer a serene spot to soak up the cruise’s tranquil atmosphere.

Lower Seating with Cocktail Tables

‘The Dock’ provides grounded seating with cocktail tables with perfect views of the ocean and the wake. While the solid wood design adds charm, some may find these low seats less ideal for extended periods.

Casual Bench-Style Seating

In a shaded area near the bar, ‘The Dock’ features casual bench-style seating. This arrangement strikes a comfortable balance, offering sailors a relaxed environment to enjoy the scenery while indulging in drinks and delicious tapas-style cuisine from ‘The Dock House.’

The Dock bar outdoor seating area
The Dock bar outdoor seating area© Photo by Virgin Voyages

Live DJ Music with Chilled Beats

As the sun sets on most evenings, ‘The Dock’ comes alive with the tunes of one of the onboard live DJs, offering chilled beats that set the perfect backdrop for a tranquil and enjoyable evening. With the DJ’s expertly curated playlist, sailors can unwind to the music, savoring the cool sea breeze and the company of fellow sailors.

‘The Dock’ Food Menu

The food menu at ‘The Dock’ is the same as ‘The Dock House’ caters to diverse tastes, offering an array of refreshing cocktails, mock-tails and juices for sunny afternoons. The well-stocked cocktail and traditional bar menu ensure guests can indulge in their favorite libations.

To elevate the experience, ‘The Dock’ serves mouthwatering tapas-style foods from afternoon until mid-evening.

Open-Fire Grill

  • Goat Cheese Polenta (V), Harissa Aioli, Saffron Baby Vegetables
  • Grilled Shrimp (GF), Garlic Yogurt, Aleppo Butter
  • Spanish Octopus, Sunchokes, Muhammara
  • Fire-Roasted Chicken Thigh, Pita, Eggplant Purée
  • Hanger Steak, Pita, Anchovy, Mint

From the Mezze Cart

  • Black Baba Ganoush (VV) (GF), Garden Crudité
  • Walnut and Pomegranate Dip (V), Piquillo Pepper, Cilantro
  • Cauliflower Couscous (VV) (GF), Muhammara, Dukkah
  • Beet Hummus (V), Quinoa Lavash, Fried Chickpea
  • Watermelon and Feta Salad (V) (GF), Micro Basil, Toasted Pumpkin Seeds
  • Falafel (VV) (GF), Eggplant Kasundi, Tahini
  • Marinated White Anchovies, Quinoa Croquette, Saffron Aioli
  • Shortbread (V), Lemon Yogurt, Pomegranate
  • Chocolate Hummus (VV), Pretzel Crisps, Strawberries

Note: Availability is subject to change. If you notice any changes please let us know via our contact form

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The Dock Mezze Cart snacks
The Dock Mezze Cart snacks© Photo by Virgin Voyages

Opa Hour – Happy Hour

Opa Hour is a themed menu offering daily between 4:30pm and 6:30pm with greek-inspired meme dishes including pita bread, dips, meat skewers and vegetarian crudités.

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Conclusion

Connected to ‘The Dock House,’ ‘The Dock’ is an inviting outdoor area on Virgin Voyages cruise ships. It offers comfortable seating, live DJ music, and a menu and bar shared with ‘The Dock House.’ It’s a great spot for sailors to relax, enjoy the sun, and have some laid-back fun.

During their Virgin Voyages cruise, sailors should definitely check out ‘The Dock.’ It’s a peaceful place to unwind and make memories, whether you’re sipping a mocktail or lounging on a day-bed. ‘The Dock’ is sure to be a highlight of the cruise experience.

About the author

Co-Founder and Director. David has a background in web design and development and writes travel content, vacation guides and tips about Virgin Voyages.


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