Signature Lounge - Sail the Solent in style

Enjoy the tranquillity of our Signature Lounge and discover a whole new way to cross the Solent -- in style. This exclusive lounge offers a quiet, relaxing space to work or socialise and includes a wide range of tempting benefits including a range of sweet and savoury nibbles, unlimited premium hot beverages -- all for just a £10 upgrade per person, per sailing. So, go on and add the Signature Lounge to your next booking. There’s never been a better time to treat yourself to a little luxury... 


 Your Signature experience includes:

A relaxed, adult-oriented atmosphere (no children under 12)

An inclusive selection of hot drinks & pastries

Enhanced Wi-Fi and more USB/power points

Magazine, newspaper and book library

Private in-lounge bar with dedicated table service

Comfortable sofas and a relaxing environment

Panoramic views of the Solent

Contemporary décor


Opening Times
The Signature Lounge is available on all our ferries on our Southampton<>East Cowes route and is open 7 days a week between the following times: 

From Southampton:
Departures between 07:00 & 18:00 inclusive^

From East Cowes:
Departures between 08:30 & 19:30 inclusive^

^ all departures are subject to availability. Lift access to the Signature Lounge is via the North Lounge, also located on A Deck.

Access to the Signature Lounge costs from £10 per person per crossing. This is in addition to a foot passenger or vehicle fare. Persons under 12 and pets (with the exception of assistance dogs) are not permitted.

Signature Lounge terms and conditions:

  • Signature Lounge upgrade fees are per person, per sailing, in addition to standard Saver and Flexi ticket ferry fares
  • Standard upgrade fee is £10 (per person, per sailing)
  • In order to guarantee access to the Signature Lounge you are required to check in at least 30mins prior to departure
  • Signature Lounge upgrades are non-refundable and do not alter the amendment, refund and cancellations rules for Saver or Flexi fares. Separate refund & cancellation rules apply to third-party supplied products and services
  • All passengers in Signature Lounge parties must by 12 years of age or over
  • Pets are not allowed in the Signature Lounge, except for assistance.
  • Signature Lounge upgrades are subject to availability
  • Red Funnel reserves the right to refuse entry to the Signature Lounge or ask a customer to leave the Signature Lounge on the basis of; non-suitable attire (e.g. work overalls); disruptive or inappropriate behaviour or; any breach / suspected breach of these terms and conditions. In such instances, the decision of Red Funnel staff / management is final.
  • The considerate use of mobile phones is permitted in the Signature Lounge, but please be respectful of other customers whilst making or receiving calls.
  • Customers must not remove food, drinks, magazines, newspapers or any other item that is the property of Red Funnel from the Signature Lounge.
  • Red Funnel's standard terms of carriage apply to all Signature Lounge bookings.

Sparkling Christmas Offer T&C's

  • Offer valid for paid Signature Lounge guests only. Limit one (1) free 125ml glass of sparkling wine and one (1) minced pie per person per paid crossing.
  • Offer valid until 6th Jan 2019 while supplies last.
  • Red Funnel reserves the right to amend or cancel this promotion at any time or offer a substitution.
  • Must be 18 years of age or older to claim a free glass of sparkling wine. Please drink responsibly. For more information visit
  • Please note that children under 12 and pets (with the exception of assistance dogs) are not permitted in the Signature Lounge.
  • The Signature Lounge is available on selected sailings only. 

Don't forget to show your My Rewards card, as points can be earned and spent on Signature Lounge upgrades.

Pre-booking is highly recommend, so please book online or call 0238 001 9192 to reserve your space. Our team will be delighted to assist you.