Absolutely great value and space in this balcony room. We loved it and think anyone in this room will have a great time unless you are heavy into the sports part - then you will really want to be midship or aft as it's a big walk to get back to the slides, FloRider, etc. Read entire member review >>
As stated before, I had a superior balcony stateroom and a great steward. The cabin was OK for me and my brother's needs. For me a stateroom is to be mainly used for sleeping, so it was satisfactory. Read entire member review >>
Balcony cabins have the nice feature of a couch (doubles as a bed in some cabins), but somewhat small closet space. It fit our stuff because we've learned to pack small. Queen size bed is a little short. The balcony is a nice size, with decent size table for a meal, two reclining chairs, and no footstools. Read entire member review >>
Loved our cabin and location. We were on the starboard side at the beginning of the back section almost close to the middle. Windjammer was 3 floors above us so easy to get to without a lot of walking. Promenade deck down 3 floors, and Boleros and R Bar was 4 floors and 3 floors down. Very convenient. Pools were also only a jog away. Would book this cabin again if it was available. Loved our great steward, Kevin. Always visible, and treated us so well, with clean towels, bed turned down every night, fresh ice in icebucket, towel animals, and gave us 3 extra pillows on our first day we met him. He called us by name every morning and around 6 when we went to dinner. We gave him an extra tip at the end of the cruise because he was just a great steward. Our cabin was clean every morning by 9:30 am. Read entire member review >>
Nice. Plenty of room, very comfortable. Cabin steward obnoxiously obsequious, gunning for the big tip from the beginning, but tough, we think the mandatory $13.50/person/room is sufficient. Read entire member review >>
Our room 9660 (balcony) was not refurbished and it was very tired looking. The carpet was stained and the curtain had some rips/tears. But the balcony did have new furniture and it was very nice! Read entire member review >>
Clean cabin (we had 5 in a row for the whole family party). Balcony well worth it, although they changed out balcony furniture at the end of our cruise and the new looks even better! TV worked fine mostly, although occasionally, the software for room service, etc., would be overloaded. TIP: bring a plain extension cord....there's plenty of electrical outlets, but they are only in one spot away from the bed(s). Bathroom was fine...and our attendant worked hard on our behalf. The safe initially didn't work, but maintenance was prompt and fixed it. Read entire member review >>
Super location close to elevators and on floor from Promenade/shopping area. Quiet at night even though above Main Dining. Good space for family of four. Only complaint was next door neighbors kept balcony light on and balcony dividing doors rattled on one side. Read entire member review >>
Great cabin! Super location! One deck down from Windjammer, specialty restaurants, pools, and gym helped us to avoid the elevators. Plenty of storage. Shower had great water pressure. Ask for extra pillows. Balcony was great place to watch ship coming in and out of harbor. Read entire member review >>
Cabin was fine. Front of ship which may have been why we felt rocking. Heavy winds on the balcony too. This room was below the adult pool and we had to walk to the back of the ship for any type of dining. Read entire member review >>
Cabin was nice size and clean, accommodated 4, but if you are only 2 sailing on shorter cruise don't book this area since cabins for 4 attract families there was always loud or screaming children when out on balcony. Read entire member review >>
Our Cabin was great spacious and very clean. Our cabin steward was very diligent and kept things tidy. He remembered us, and our names, which was great when I locked myself out. Read entire member review >>
Our room was clean and a fairly good size for a cabin. I was impressed with the balcony -- it’s a really good size. Our stateroom attendant was wonderful and even brought cupcakes for my kids. Service: for the most part, the staff is fantastic and really goes out of their way to please their guests. We ran into a couple that didn’t seem to have their hearts in it, but you’ll get that wherever you go. We had an issue with one of our excursions and when we took our complaint to the excursion customer service rep, he repeatedly told us that there was nothing he could do. We weren’t happy with that, so we took our complaint to guest services who (very nicely) took care of our issue and we left happy. Read entire member review >>
Great room, not a huge difference between other balconies but the king bed and large sofa bed allowed our kids a more comfortable stay. Worth some extra $$ for the comfort. Read entire member review >>
The room was clean except for the toilets had some black debris at the bottom. When I asked our stateroom attendant, he said they are aware of this and that the rubber seals are disintegrating. As long as it is clean and flushes, I'm good. The balcony was and is our favorite part of the room. We've only not purchased a balcony once and we will never not get one. Read entire member review >>
Cabin was MUCH larger than any RCCL balcony we've had before. The balcony itself could have easily accommodated 2 loungers if they had been available. Long walk from elevators but a nice quiet location; good steward service but we missed the towel animals and chocolates that are apparently a thing of the past. Read entire member review >>
The state room was really good. Enough room to be very comfortable and we had a balcony. I will never go on a cruise with out a balcony. Just a great place to sit and eat and watch the waves go by. The cabin staff was good and kept the place extremely clean. Bathroom were good, and large enough to be used. The ship was really nice. I have sailed on her sister-ship and this one had been refurbished. Nice Job. Read entire member review >>
Staterooms were not ready when we boarded. We proceeded to the Windjammer which was also not crowded yet. (Another perk of arriving early). Our cabin was nice. We booked category PR- Promenade 7615. It was my second time in a Promenade cabin. Everything was clean and in working order. It would have been nice to have a few more drawers but it was adequate especially for a short cruise. I liked having two loveseats. We had plenty of seating. The interesting thing is that we thought we might hear noise from the mall area late at night. We didn’t really. Instead we heard our neighbor’s television. I think they slept with it on or just stayed up really late. We heard it several times throughout the night. We had an adjoining cabin. If you are sensitive about noise, I’d avoid the adjoining cabin. Another small gripe, the window was scummy. It made it really difficult to see clearly. Our Promenade view was covered in haze. Read entire member review >>
The cabin was clean. It is a standard cruise cabin. The last couple of cruises we have had a suite, so it was different to go back to a smaller cabin. Not bad at all. I did like the size of the balcony. My only real complaint was the shampoo was awful (bring your own) and we all hated the pillows. The sofa bed was a good size.
We were able to store all of our suite cases under the bed. There seemed to be plenty of storage for our clothes. And there were a lot of hangers in the closet (a plus). Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was surprisingly roomy. The balcony had 3 chairs and a small table. The closet had plenty of room for hanging items with about 12 hangers, and additional shelving. The sofa folded out futon-style at night for our kids, and during the day was magically back into a couch. Our room attendant was pleasant and helpful. I asked to have the minibar items removed so we could use the fridge for our purchased bottle water & juice package, and she took care of it right away. We had fresh ice & glasses twice a day as well
The main bed was advertised as a queen when moved together but felt bigger than that! It was very comfy and the sheets were super soft.
No noise from other cabins or deck 11 lounge chairs above. Read entire member review >>
If you are looking at RC's website for any indication of room specifications, don't bank of it. I upgraded from a deluxe balcony room to a superior balcony room (a modest monetary upgrade) for an overall increase in size and chaise loungers on the balcony. What I got was a standard balcony room and two upright chairs. When inquiring about this, our stateroom attendant told us that the balcony was not large enough to accommodate chaise loungers, and the type of room I was supposed to get is actually on the very back of the ship and they are full. She directed me to Customer Relations stating that if they said it was okay to exchange the chairs then they would do so. Customer Relations was quick to recite "unfortunately the pictures on the website are not representative of the actual room size and amenities" but they would have someone exchange the chairs on the balcony. While it left little room for movement on the balcony it did make all the difference in being able to actually spend long periods of quality time on the small balcony, which on this cruise was a blessing. While no further accommodation was provided with regard to the incorrect room type, the room was well appointed and comfortable. The shower in the bathroom was claustrophobic with room for rotating under the shower head only. PS: 'Do Not Disturb' signs on your door will not work. Read entire member review >>
cabin # 9632 D1 balcony almost a perfect location..4 doors down from the elevator, far enough not to hear noise, close enough to get to the elevators & stairs quickly. A/C terrific.Water Pressure & temp fine. Balcony at the beginning of the "hump"..great views ( been on hump before)...closet space OK, safe worked,TV had 30 channels ( multiple languages)..only negative: cabin was a bit squeaky when ship moved a bit more than usual. Other than that we LOVED the location!! Read entire member review >>
Better quality amenities--shampoo and shower gel. Wash cloths or sponges for shower, and a shower cap. Sewing kit needed. There were plenty of hangers, and storage spaces. Bed cover--was a rather heavy duvet, a lighter cover for summer would be better. The AC tended to get cold. Difficult to regulate hot water flow. Ran very hot, water did not have a lot of pressure. Foot stools would be nice on balcony. Good lighting. Read entire member review >>
6th floor, balcony, toward the back of the ship. Perfect, close to the Promenade, yet quiet, fantastic views when in port. Very clean, comfortable size, comfortable bed. Plenty of hot water for showers. Great stateroom attendant!!!! Read entire member review >>
Superior stateroom with balcony in aft port section. This was very good. The bathroom was good with an excellent shower. Service in the cabins was very good. The attendant was helpful and engaging. We can definitely recomend this. Read entire member review >>
State room 1402 is amazing! Extra wide to accommodate the pull out sofa bed and king bed (two twins together). Huge balcony with room for two chaises, two chairs and small table. Great view from balcony! It was quiet, too. I would highly recommend it if you want suite luxury without paying for it! Read entire member review >>
Great cabin on deck 10 - 1304, mid ship. Roomy, large balcony. Has a flat screen TV. It is truly mid ship so no matter where you get off the elevator or stairs, it's a good walk to the cabin. Never heard any noise from next door or the pool deck above. This is a connecting room, which would be good for a larger party. Read entire member review >>
Cabin 1400 on Liberty of the Seas. This was a great aft cabin in the starboard corner on Deck 10. It is a D1, I believe. It is about the size of a hotel room, which is quite a big larger than an average balcony cabin. There is a pole in the cabin, but that was not a problem. The balcony was larger and very nice since it has a shaded area as well as a sunny area. It is under the windjammer, but we were never bothered by noise from above. Great cabin! Read entire member review >>
Lovely cabin - I like being on the back of the ship! Spacious with a sofa and chair and table. The bed was really comfy, the sheets were very, very nice, towels sparkling white and soft. There are two outlets on the desk which was enough for one person (and typical for the ships I've been on in the past), so you might want to consider packing an extension cord if you share the cabin or have many items that need charging.) A hair dryer is provided in the top drawer of the desk and has its own electric outlet. The deck is covered so on the few mornings when we encountered rain, you could still sit outside and enjoy the extra space the deck provides.
There are two negatives to this cabin located on deck 11: One is that it is located under Windjammer (deck 12) and every morning at 3am or 4am I was wakened by what sounded like chairs and tables being moved or assembled or something. It was a muffled sound that went on for a while. Not quite sure what they were doing up there. Also, the deck overlooks an extended deck of the suite below...and if there are smokers down there (which there were) and you are not a smoker, you could possibly have to suffer wafts of smoke from below. (Fortunately, the family below used a smokeless ashtray outside on their deck, so this wasn't an issue for my stay.) Read entire member review >>
Tiny closet, great balcony, quiet location except for kid noise sometimes. If food trays were left outside of the cabins they would kick the items all over the hall ways. I had concern for people in wheelchairs that had to maneuver around them. Read entire member review >>
We stayed in 8518 the second balcony from the front of the ship, port side, deck 8. It was very quiet - I don't recall hearing much of anything in the way of noise outside in the hall or from above or below. There was noticeable movement in the rougher seas (but quite gentle in my opinion - i actually found the motion relaxing when trying to sleep). We had the two beds together and a sofa bed for the kids and as far as sleeping went, the arrangements were very good. Overall, the rooms are tight, but you are on a ship so it is expected. with 4 people in a room, you use up all the available closet and drawer space, but i think there were about 20 hangers in the closet and more shelves. You just had to be creative. Read entire member review >>
We had a D1 cabin on Deck 10. Our cabin attendant was superb, very observant, and attentive to our needs. She always had a welcoming smile and made us feel very welcomed.
The cabin itself was all we could ask for. The beds were extremely comfortable, the flat panel TV tucked away against the wall gave extra added space. The balcony on the D1 Class was deeper than I remembered and a pleasant surprise.
The only negative thing I can say is that the phone display lacks enough lighting to see what time it is.
Really, that is the only bad thing I can say!!!! Read entire member review >>
I picked out a corner cabin (category D1)on the stern (the rear) of the ship, because I knew that the balcony cabins on the stern have a larger balcony area, than your regular balcony cabins. Our particular cabin was on Deck 10, and it was HUGE! It was very wide, and deep, more like a large Suite Cabin really. It was also very quiet back there, and a retreat away from the rest of the ship. You can sit out there and enjoy your privacy, and enjoy the view slowly receding in the distance, or stand at the railing watching the ships wake. We have booked a Junior Suite once before on a RCCL ship, which was large and very enjoyable; but my husband felt that this was the best cabin we have ever had the pleasure of cruising in. Read entire member review >>
Loved the beds. The sofa bed was great for someone who likes a hard mattress. The other beds were soft, which was just perfect for our group. We like the shower with a sliding door rather than curtain. The location was good and reasonably close to the elevators. It was very convenient to the MDR's and library. It was very quiet. We didn't hear any outside noise. The view was great on the balcony and we found it to be a good size. There were two chairs, table and a lounger. We had three in our room and had to move our little coffee table out onto the balcony as it was too crowded when the sofa was made into a bed. We would have liked a little more closet and drawer space. For 3 women we needed more storage room for a 7 day cruise. Read entire member review >>
7710 Aft balcony. This cabin in at the very back of the ship. The balcony was a decent size and had 2 lounge chairs, 2 regular chairs and a small table. It was great for just relaxing and a great place for drinking my morning coffee. There didn't seem to be a lot of storage space but we made it work. The closet elevator is a ways away but that's to be expected being at the very back and worth it.
7499 inside room. Typical inside stateroom with ample space for our 2 boys. Read entire member review >>
About the same size as a junior suite but with standard furnishings and bathroom. Oversized balcony with views astern and to one side. Almost certainly one of the best two non-suite cabins on the ship. Read entire member review >>
We had a center hump (bump out) cabin and this was a great choice! Not only was the cabin more than adequate for 2, we could see to the bow and the stern with no obstructions. It was convenient to the elevator and stairs too. Read entire member review >>
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