As mentioned above, our cabin view was technically "obstructed", but we had no problem seeing the water, weather, or shore. The bottom of a life raft was in sight, but we were not unhappy with the view. The cabin is very narrow, so that was the biggest compromise that we made. Read entire member review >>
Has a poor view. You are looking down to a walkway and looking outwards, you get to stare at the side of a lifeboat. Also, there are lights that illuminate the walkway at night, shining into your window that is so bright the curtains cannot black out. The cabin itself was very clean. You can tell by the floor and drains that this is a much older ship. Slight musky smell but we did not see any dirt or nastiness. Read entire member review >>
i felt the cabins was fine for a 4 day cruise, if it was a longer cruise i might want a little more room. the room was clean every time we left and came back but not till the end of the cruise did i even see who was taking care of us. it was a true profssional at work very inpressed with service we received and after meeting him he was really happy and kind . Read entire member review >>
The cabin was surprisingly spacious. We had a queen-bed and there was plenty of room to move around and store all our things. We brought a clear shoe storage container to hang on the bathroom door which took care of all the small things that can get in the way. The room steward kept us in fresh towels without us asking which was great. The bathroom had plenty of room for one at a time.
A cabin down the hall had a sewage issue which we could smell when we were in the hall...smelled like a full port-a-potty in the hallway but didn't "leak" into the room. Read entire member review >>
The cabin was perfect for 2 people, just enough room and a little more. My husband is 6'3 and we fit just fine. The view was an unobstructed port hole. I loved the views very much. Read entire member review >>
Our outside stateroom had a love seat that was stained and threadbare. Our twin beds were hard as slate. In order to flush the toilets, we needed to fashion a tool to make the paper go down each time. There was only ONE outlet in the room, placed on the other end from the beds. Our plugs continuously fell out of the outlet, and we had to take turns charging our devices. There was no possibility of using my C-PAP machine! There was no regular outlet in the bathroom. Read entire member review >>
Note the size of approx 120 sq feet. This was tight for 3 adults with a Pullman as the third bed. We did not have a room with a sofa. I liked seeing out even though the lifeboat partially obstructed the view Read entire member review >>
Noisy. located right above the mechanic engines, ropes and chains. This room should not be for guess. See my statement above. Also so it was a very choppy cruise and you felt every wave with the room in the front of the ship. Also paid for an ocean view room and really couldn't see out of the window. The service person who took care of my room was excellent. Read entire member review >>
Smaller sized room (the smallest I've had yet), but it was fine for two of us, split beds. Although there was a shelf built into the wall, so once the beds were split they were not next to each other but on different ends of the room. Kinda...odd. The window was nice although you could see a lifeboat and some of the lift-machinery . But it was still nice to have natural light in the room and be able to look outside. Read entire member review >>
Balcony rooms are hard to come by on this cruise as there aren't many balconies. This was on the 8th floor and we didn't hear a peep. We could see deck 7 below where you could walk and our view was a little obstructed by life boats, but it was still nice enough. It is small - but my goodness you are on a cruise. NO rooms are big unless you're in a suite so suck it up buttercup. For a short trip (4 days) we made do and found ways to make it work. Bring a power strip to save yourself headaches on charging items, but any seasoned cruisers already know that. Read entire member review >>
Cabin was small! The head of the bed is up under the porthole window. There's a lifeboat and strut obstructing the view. The ceiling looks like it had some water damage because you can see the staining through the paint. If you're lying on the bed, there's one shelf on the right, but the only outlet in the room is on the left, over by the desk, so plugging in a CPAP or other medical equipment is rough. The outlet was loose.
Bathroom was clean but the toilet seemed to have some trouble flushing properly. The safe needs to be replaced because it's hard to operate, the buttons don't take commands easily. Read entire member review >>
Cabin number 9506 stunk. I had the cleaning person change all towels and it did not help. I explained to her that the bathroom smelled like it had been cleaned with a dirty rag. She said she would put bleach in all bathroom drains and it would stop. It worked!! Read entire member review >>
TINY, TINY, TINY, TINY, TINY!
This is the smallest Ocean View that I have ever seen. May work out OK for two people but for 2 adults with 2 boys 8 & 11 it was not a good experience. Once those bunks were down the people in the lower berth could not see the TV from the bed.
No problem storing 3 suitcases. The Steward was a lovely lady who always smiled and called the boys by name.
The bathroom was acceptable.
The only thing worse than this stateroom would have been an inside without natural light from the window. Read entire member review >>
The cabin was small, and well worn with hard beds. The safe worked fine, the very small shower was just big enough for this big guy, the carpet was worn but serviceable, the cabin steward was willing to do most anything we asked him. Read entire member review >>
The cabin was pretty standard for a cruise ship. Obviously not very large, but the bed was big and we were able to fit a pack n play crib in the room for our son as well-- though it made the room VERY tight to move around in. Read entire member review >>
Good size closet. Space for up to three large pieces of luggage under the queen bed. Very small bathroom. Heard absolutely no noise at all. Always very clean and neat. No refrigerator. Hair dryer included. No 220v outlet. Very cozy, although rather small. Read entire member review >>
Our Cabin was on the 8th floor which was great for getting to most places with ease. The room itself was adequate, clean and well kept. The only criticism would be the size of the bathroom and in-particular, the shower cubicle. A little more space would have been great but it was still OK. Everyone was respectful in keeping the noise down to a minimum in the corridors (especially late at night). We had no complaint really about the room size. Read entire member review >>
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