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.


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.