Clean, great room steward. Smaller than other inside rooms we have had on other ships, but acceptable for the 3 nights we were on the ship. We usually relax at the end of the night by watching a movie or some TV, but few channels were available, and over half of them were in Spanish. Not a problem though since we obviously don't go on a cruise to watch tv! Read entire member review >>
Aft, deck 7, larger IS but still small. We decided we didn't need much cabin space and were OK with this cabin. Yes I would have enjoyed a larger one but air fare took a chunk out of our budget. Really, we only showered, changed and slept in the cabin. We enjoyed the darkness of the IS cabin. We just used the wake up call each day to get us up and moving in time for breakfast. Read entire member review >>
Cabin was cleaned several times a day. The bathroom is extremely small. No counter space. No trash bags. I had my own for dirty diapers and feminine hygiene needs. We could adjust the temperature. I had access to cable news. The room is very dark at night. Children may need a night light to find the bathroom. Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was perfect for the two of us although we didn't spend a lot of time in it. We had room service every morning bring us coffee to start our day off right which was wonderful. Our stateroom attendant was great and she was very kind and took care of us even with all the questions we asked. Read entire member review >>
Bring an alarm clock! This room is pitch black and I didn't have any way to tell what time it was.
Loved the location of my cabin. Easy to get all the main places I went on the ship. Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was one of the larger inside staterooms and was set up for 3 passengers - two twin beds and a pullman berth. The layout kind of surprised us. Inside staterooms I have stayed in on past cruises ran perpendicular to the hallway. This stateroom ran parallel to the hallway so we were a little surprised when we opened the door and the opposite wall was just a few feet away instead of like 10 -12 ft. away. The ship's deck plans do show this cabin parallel to the hallway but I didn't think anything about it when I booked it. It really was no big deal. Being an inside stateroom, it was very dark with the lights out. We left the bathroom light on most of the time with the bathroom door closed. It provided just enough light at night.
The bathroom was small of course but that was to be expected. The shower stall had sliding doors instead of a shower curtain which was nice. The shower stall was circular so when you close the doors it makes you want to say "Beam me up Scotty". There was plenty of storage space beneath the sink and behind one of the mirrors. There were also four hooks on the back of the bathroom door. The light for the bathroom was located OUTSIDE the bathroom. That was hard to get used to.
The lower beds were very comfortable. Each bed came with 2 pillows which were kind of on the thin side for us so we asked for extra pillows which our stateroom attendant (Simplicio) brought without question.
The desk/vanity area is located across from the bathroom. There was plenty of drawer and cabinet space here. There was a flatscreen TV attached to this area which would swing out and swivel around to face the beds. There were 2 electrical outlets here as well which would be the only outlets in the stateroom besides a "shavers only" outlet in the bathroom. The safe was located in one of the cabinets just above the TV. You program your own 4-digit code for the safe as opposed to using your room key. The safe provided ample room for our Nooks, wallets and travel documents but would not be large enough to accommodate a laptop computer. An armchair was located between the vanity and the foot of one of the beds. Each bed had a small nightstand next to it, each with a drawer and open storage space below.
Along the far wall between the bathroom and vanity area was the closet. There was plenty of storage space here as well as 4-5 shelves along one end of the closet.
There was plenty of room under the beds for suitcase storage as well. Read entire member review >>
Larger than I expected and a nice substitute to a non-balcony, mid-ship and glad with the location (away from the elevators) and no noise above our heads.
Beds were comfortable and service was good by the attendant.
-There is no fridge there. That is only in the larger rooms such as balcony rooms ($) Read entire member review >>
Small as expected, but for 4 people they are extremely inappropriate. They should never sell it for 4. Beds are very uncomfortable. The good thing was our stateroom server, which was the only person I gave extra tips, since it deserved. Read entire member review >>
Going on this cruise I was with 4 grandchildren, daughter and son-in-law. Had no idea what to expect except I should have read the room size more carefully. I had two grandchildren in my room and it was a large interior. I will admit that I have hardly any experience with interior rooms but I thought three nights it would do. NO..the room was 146sq ft and way tooooo cozy for three of us. I think two would be the max for this size! There was no conditioner, shower caps, q-tips, etc in the bathroom, only soap and shampoo.The shower is the smallest I have ever been in, half a circle! The room was is a good spot and had little noise except for the drunk parents down the hall and the cruise line can't control that. The location was right on! Windjammer cafe only a couple of floors above and easy to get to. Did notice rocking and I haven't felt that in a long time. Read entire member review >>
4047 Tons of storage. Two 110-V outlets. Most suitcases can fit under the bed. hairdryer included. Plug-in for electric shaver included. Room safe works off of credit card OR room key (room key for us). Has third and fourth berths available. Small couch. Flat screen TV. Water runs HOT in the shower so be careful. Read entire member review >>
Space was adequate. Shower was among the best and roomiest we've had in an accessible room. Cleanliness was lacking. Upon initial entry, the counter in the dressing area was sticky and had a dead bug on it. The bathroom was quite dusty - the top of the phone and the shaver plug, could of used a wet cleaning cloth. The medicine cabinet shelves were dirty. The room contained a mini fridge for medicinal use. I don't believe the cabin was vacuumed or the bathroom floor swept the entire time we were aboard. Read entire member review >>
We had cabin 8577. This was one of the cabins added during the retrofit a few years ago. They did add/include the shower stall which is nice. However, the cabin is a very odd design. Specifically, the bathroom door, closet doors, and chair/sitting area are all in conflict with each other and the whole room is very crowded. Overall, the room seems VERY cramped. Read entire member review >>
Excellent location on deck 8. I really like that the interior rooms on deck 8 are in hallways that run perpendicular to the main hallway. It made the main hallway to never be crowded with people trying to get into their interior room while someone else was trying to get in their balcony room. It was very quiet even though it was directly below the pool. The only thing missing was a small fridge. Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was 7139, inside stateroom. It had more than enough space for two people. The closet was big enough for both of us, the storage space was more than we needed and the bathroom was plenty big. The shower stall was small but adequate. The only noise problem we had was a creaking wall/ceiling joint but it became background noise after awhile. No complaints at all and actually better than I was expecting. Read entire member review >>
7523 was a quiet large interior cabin. Nice layout and good cabin steward. Virtually no foot traffic from other guests. Very quiet. I would not recommend the cabin next to us as it was right at the stairs for the employees. Read entire member review >>
Our cabin steward...perfection. The room...small and cozy. The downside was that we always wanted to fall asleep when we were in the room. Overall, the cabins were great. Bathroom wasn't as small as I had anticipated. Slept like a baby! Read entire member review >>
8547 - plenty of space in our cabin to put our clothing away - TV (well - you just need to update these and use the interactive TV (for seapass charges). Bathrooms - seriously can't you be consistent across the fleet? Either supply all the amenities in a dispenser (soap, shampoo, conditioner and lotion)or have the attendants supply - I'm confused as to what to bring along. This time I needed conditioner and lotion but had not packed as other RCI fleet do one or the other. Stateroom was generally quiet but it was probably because the people around us were also quiet and there were few if any children on this floor. Our stateroom attendant was super. P.S. we always put our luggage under the bed, this makes for more room.My husband did complain that there was no room for him to get to his side of the bed (side with the TV). We probably should have had them separated (the beds). Read entire member review >>
Our ship was refurbished in around April of 2010. We had heard that all shower curtains were gone, replaced with shower doors. We also heard that all the old style TV's (crt's) were removed and replaced with flat screens in the rooms. We were in room 8093, which still had the old TV and shower curtain. We were a bit disappointed, but it didn't ruin our trip at all. It wasn't worth complaining about, but I just want to point it out for future people who may have heard the same thing I did about the refurbishment of the ship. Read entire member review >>
It is not obvious at first, but there is lots of storage space. Just remember where you put everything. I always get an interior cabin, on the highest deck, and near one of the elevators. I never take an elevator unless it is up more than 3 floors. On this trip, we were right under the Windjammer, very convenient to it and the showroom and the pools. A long ways from the dining room and some of the bars. Twin beds give you a lot more room than shoved together as one large bed. I suggest using public restrooms for #2. Toilets on ships don't always work well. There are handicap restroom stalls that are bigger than the cabin bathroom and have a lavatory in them. Another reason to get a cabin near the stairs. Read entire member review >>
Cabin 8049 - This is an interior stateroom. I went solo so it was fine for me. I think it would still be okay for 2 people too. The interior staterooms are the same width as the outside but I believe is shorter by 1 foot lengthwise. The cabin was kept very clean by the stateroom attendant. I was very pleased with it. My philosophy is you use the stateroom to change and sleep. You really do not need anything else. I would suggest a night light and an alarm clock since the room is pitch black normally. Read entire member review >>