We were in the two family cabins on level 8 I think (the two with the smaller balconies). We were lucky to get them - we originally booked 2 ordinary cabins but then a couple of weeks before we set off I saw on the internet these two rooms had been released at the same rate. It was GREAT to have the space but they were VERY noisy in the morning when the anchors were dropped VERY early in ports, and they washed the windows every morning around 5am until we complained, and it did then stop! You aren't in the cabin much so space not essential but seperate room for kids meant we could stay up and watch film after kids in bed. Just take earplugs.