The Mercury is the newest of the Century-class ships, and offers guest a myriad of activities and services for their enjoyment.

Among some of the activities and amenities include: daily activities led by cruise staff, port & shopping lectures and shore excursions, Rialto Galleries with duty-free shopping, photo gallery and photo shop for cruise photos, 3 outdoor swimming pools including one with sliding magrodome, 3 whirlpools for total relaxation, deck sports including golf simulator, shuffleboard, jogging, AquaSpa with full service treatments, thalassotherapy pool, beauty salon, sauna & steam room, fully equipped fitness center and aerobics classes, Fortunes Casino, conference center, library, card room, Ship Mates Fun Factory with children's pool, supervised youth counselors and children's program.

Some of the dining options the Mercury offers include: 2-story Manhattan Restaurant serving the award-winning cuisine of master chef Michel Roux, Palm Springs Cafe, The Grill, Sky Bar overlooking the main pools, Champagne Bar offering a wide selection of champagnes & fine wines by the glass, Cova Cafe Milano, Gourmet Bites, complimentary 24-hour room service including gourmet pizza delivery.

There is no shortage of entertainment options aboard the ship: 2-story Celebrity Theatre, Rendez-Vous Square with cabaret acts and comedians, The Pavilion Night Club, Michael's Club, Navigator Club with panoramic views, cinema.