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Balcony Stateroom (BD): Norwegian Breakaway Cabin Reviews

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32 Reviews
Balcony staterooms have a queen-size bed (that can be separated), pillow top mattress, a television, vanity, full closet with sliding doors, sofa bed, private shower, and a shaving bar.

Balcony Stateroom (BD)
Decks: Deck 8 | Deck 9 | Deck 10
The cabin was a decent size. We had 3 people in our cabin and didn't have a problem. I find it very annoying that you have to keep the key in the slot for the lights and ac to stay on. We used our aaa card which kept the ac and lights on when we left the room. This caused our room steward to think someone was in the room which made him not turn down our room one night. I tried to explain to him about the card, but I don't think he really understood. He made towel animals every night for us.
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The room was fine. Clean, comfortable bed and good storage space. The shower was fine for me, but a little tight for my husband who is 6'1". Good space for toiletries in the bathroom also.
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Extra Large angled balcony on deck eight, just a tad bit smaller than the Large Balcony staterooms right next door. It fit 2 lounge chairs and two regular chairs.
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Love this ship! Martinichick
Loved this cabin! Lots of storage, very comfy bed and large bathroom. We were on deck 9 which was an easy walk down to restaurants and up to pool. Right near the elevator which is what we prefer. Ironing board came quickly!
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The cabin was fine - comfortable and very modern.
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Plenty of storage but small, hard for two adults to get around at same time. Coffee pot was a nice touch even though we had to ask the room steard everyday to stock it. Bathroom was normal cruise ship size. Balcony was tiny. The air conditioning was great, the room was actually cold!!!
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Very bright and cheery! Plenty of room for what we needed. The bathroom was spotlessly clean always! Lovely comfortable bed and good quality linens. Our steward Mark was great too!
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Great space for four people. Room steward was great. Balcony was spacious and beautiful.
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Our cabin steward Marlin was excellent. Room always clean and spotless. Always very quiet.
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Cabin was well appointed. Bathroom was small but very nice. Especially liked the removable shower head. It was convenient for those mornings when I only wanted to wash my hair!
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The cabin was spacious with cubbys and draws literally everywhere. It was a first for me to have the Cabin Steward re-clean the room before using. When we opened the room and we thought the room hadn't been cleaned yet. There was toothpaste on the morror and the shower had definitely not been cleaned. Within the cabin itself food was splashed on the wall near tv, remote was sticky and whole cabin needed a good gone over. The Steward claimed he had cleaned it but had difficulty getting shower to look clean. Huh? I asked him to please clean the room again. We returned about two hours later and it sparkled and remained so the entire week. In this stewards defense he more than made up for it in service each day and was still compensated.
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Best of the Best !! Kingersmom

Our cabin was clean quiet and well attended twice daily by Marlon !!

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Extremely small for 3 people...tripped over each other a lot

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Just ok for a quickie Love-cruising

Great room.

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Family of four fit, small but adequate. Clean. Balcony small but relaxing. Enough storage space for all of us. Bed was closer to balcony so made getting into the closet easier. Pullman bed from the ceiling but we didn't use it. Bathroom served its purpose. You can see the firework display from the balcony.

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The room was small but adequate. A bit sub-par when compared to similar rooms on other cruise lines.

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Standard balcony cabin. Plenty of room for two. Excellent lighting. Good size bathroom. Balcony on the small side at 30 sq ft.

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Our balcony cabin was smaller than similar cabins on other cruise lines. The balcony itself was tiny, suitable for standing only. The room layout was quite strange. It contained a double bed, narrow desk built into the wall, and a sofa. The sofa however was obviously an afterthought as it completely blocked access to the closet. The only way to hang anything in the closet was to kneel on the sofa. The closet itself was quite narrow. So narrow, in fact, that when the ship rocked, the hangers banged alternately into the door and the back of the closet. We had to rig a towel to silence them. The height of the closet bar was so low pants hung by the cuff crumpled into the floor rather than hanging straight. There were only two electrical outlets in the room, both on the desk. Thus, one could not leave electronic devices such as e-readers charging by the bed at night. Nor could one leave a device charging when the room was unoccupied. The lights and outlets are live only so long as your key card is in a slot by the door. When you leave with your key card, the outlets go dead.

The bathroom did have a bright spot. The shower stall is glass, including the door. This provides a much more effective water containment system than the flimsy shower curtains we have experienced on other ships.

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Comfortable and neatly kept by the housekeeping staff.

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Small room, great steward but nice bathroom,

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Plenty of space and storage in the cabin. We had 4 people. It was tight but workable.

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Great room for two people. Quiet. Balcony is on the small side (only about 3 feet deep) though, and not private. Guests walking on deck 7 can look up and see you, as can guests in balconies below you on decks 8 and 9, since those balconies extend out further than this cabin. Plenty of shelf space in the room. Bed is near the balcony, sofa if near the closet, making room seem larger and providing easy access to the closet. Room safe is small, will not hold an SLR camera. Bathroom is large enough to move around easily but shower is rather small; does not accommodate 2 people easily.

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Great little balcony room in a fantastic location. Get off the aft stairs, turn left, and it's just around the corner. The location made it super simple to get places, and as someone who has zero sense of direction, I couldn't lose my cabin! Balconies are smaller on Breakaway than on most other NCL ships, but we didn't find the size diminished our use of it. This cabin is on one of the bump outs, it is NOT a corner one with a larger balcony, but because of its position on a bump, has a view that can only see a handful of cabins in either direction, not everything. There's not a lot blocking the view here, which is fantastic. You can see the lifeboats below, but it didn't bother us.
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Cabin 8744. Nice layout, balcony overlooks shuffleboard court not water, over theater and loud during shows, good location.
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First Time Cruisers Castlecouple
Clean and lovely. Balcony smaller than I thought (but first cruise)
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