The cabin seemed smaller than usual. It was a real squeeze getting past the furniture to walk down beside the bed. This cabin was also noiser that we ae used to. There was a very distinct noise and vibration that came up through the bed at time. Read entire member review >>
We specifically chose NOT to have a window as I am prone to seasickness and if I don't see outside then I feel better. Very comfortable bed, loads of storage, two seater couch, nice clean bathroom. Read entire member review >>
Our room was an inside cabin, I was told that they were very small, but I found it to be perfect size, I was able to unpack both of our suitcases and put everything away, and still had storage space left.
I found the space to be plenty for the two of us, we weren't in there much any way.
Our stateroom attendant was great. I didn't officially meet him, but ocassioonslky when I'd be walking Down the hall he would call out to me (by my name) and say hello to me. I assume he was my stateroom attendant or that's just weird lol.
My daughter absolutely loved the towel animals. She would claim them as hers and walk around with them until they became undone Read entire member review >>
Marvin, our room attendant, was great! He knew our names before we even met him, he always asked if we needed anything, and he left the best towel animals in our room every night! The room and bathroom were very clean. And no matter what kind of shape we left the room in, Marvin always came in and tidied it up. The only problem we had was some seasickness. 30 minutes after leaving Port Canaveral my daughter and I were both nauseous. We bought some of the wrist bands in the general store on board (note: bring your own! everything's very pricey on board!). Thank goodness they worked. But the ship rocked horribly every single night. Several nights I had to get up and take the hangers down out of the closet because they were banging against the wall. And one night I sat and watched my tube of chapstick roll back and forth on the desk between my daughter's hair straightener and my hair dryer. Back and forth, back and forth. The last night was the worst, I couldn't even sleep for the rocking. My daughter had taken her bands off while in port and forgot to put them back on when we got on the ship; we missed dinner that night because she was sick (she had been in the room the whole time). Within an hour of putting the bands on, though, we were at the going away show. Let me say, that our room was at the very front of the ship, so that may have made a difference. Also, someone told me that the newer ships have better stabilizers. I believe the Explorer was built in 2000. Read entire member review >>
Inside Cabin, situated Fore and Port so rocky during Sandy (no surprise)
Clean and tidy always. TV was older and had no on/off button you had to poke your finger into a hole and push a little button inside.A minor thing for us as we dont go on holiday to watch tv but it was there, so worth noting.
The bathroom was clean and tidy but the sink unit had a little dig out of it right at the very front. A bathroom refit, even if it was just that unit, would make a lot of diffence. Read entire member review >>
Cabin fine. Bigger than expected. Noisy with the hum of the engines. Right at the front of the ship but inside cabin. Really easy to find. Clean. Sometimes the plughole smelt when water was run, not really a problem tho. Good sized tv. Lots of wardrobe and drawer space. comfortable beds. Read entire member review >>
Our interior cabin was small, but so clean, many areas to put personal items and for an organized person, probably had as much space as your average bedroom. I had no problems with our cabin whatsoever. Read entire member review >>
Cabin 1337 is a Handicapped cabin on deck 10, port side, aft interior. This was a very spacious cabin with a love seat, easy chair 3 bed stands, straight chair and coffee table. All of this did not cramp the room, even with the scooter. The bathroom was very spacious and accessible with roll-in shower. There was very little noise, other than an occasional neighbors door slam (bearable) Two nights my wife did notice the moving of tables in Portofino that was above us, but no other time. Overall a great cabin for an interior. Read entire member review >>
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