Cabin is identical to the mid-ship balcony's. Just a lot farther from the elevators (think football field). No problem with soot as previously stated by some. No noticeable noise from restaurants. Occasional hum/vibration from props, depending on speed, ocean conditions, but not bothersome. Great views of sunrises & sunsets, prop wash & leaving ports. Read entire member review >>
Despite the amazing lack of drawers, our room was adequate and well maintained and well serviced. A few of the wake of the ship is exactly what we were looking for. The room was quiet. The design of the ship with only two elevator sections for the entire ship created long walks our room at the very end of the ship to even get to the elevators. Overall however the betting was nice, and the room attendants were pleasant and friendly. We could not hear any captains announcements in our room for reasons which he cannot understand. Read entire member review >>
Huge bathroom! I don't know if this is common on all Solstice class vessels or not, but the shower was as large as the bathroom in our cabin on Royal Caribbean. The cabin is in the back of the ship, which means that you have to walk a lot to get anywhere. One comment I heard before going is that the aft cabin balconies are grimy, which I concur with. We did not spend a lot of time out on our balcony, but it was nice to have the light during the day and we had the door open at night so we could feel the breeze and hear the ocean. We booked this as a guarantee cabin and we paid several hundred dollars less for it than if we had chosen a cabin and we found it to be worth the rate we paid. Read entire member review >>
Excessive vibration when underway at low speeds-the whole cabin shakes. Soot was also a problem every day, despite the stewards efforts to keep it clean. The cabin itself was great. Read entire member review >>
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