Mini-Suites have a queen-size bed (that can be separated), pillow top mattress, a built in vanity area, full closet with sliding doors, television, sofa bed, double sink, and a waterfall shower with multiple body spray jets and a handheld shower head.
We were in cabin 8118 with a large balcony (about twice as big as a standard balcony) Our room steward was friendly and welcoming, as well as efficient. The room was clean and ready for us, the room air conditioning seemed too cold even on the warmest setting, but other than that it was comfortable with adequate storage/closet space. We love the showers with multiple spray nozzles to get all the right places clean, good water pressure and temperature control. We spent most of our time out on the balcony enjoying the view, the sun, and the breeze. Read entire member review >>
The cabin was spacious with a nice bathroom ( Double sink and nice shower ). The balcony was large with 2 lounge chairs - one broken :(. 2 regular chairs. a nice table.
The bed faces forward wich is nice. Read entire member review >>
BEWARE: Liked the room. Same size as a typical balcony room, but beautiful (bigger) bathroom: AND THE OTHER HUGE EXCEPTION - THE LARGE BALCONY. We couldn't wait to enjoy our bigger balcony. It was huge, but get this: It LEAKED THE ENTIRE TRIP, so we couldn't stay out on our balcony. Real nice. Just wish someone told us that you can't sit out there because of all the constant dripping. First day, beautiful weather, blue sky, we looked up and directly overhanging our balcony was the right side of the bridge. We saw "Huge" droplets (of what, we never found out, so that's kind of scary) kept pouring down on us. Complained to everyone - our room stewart, a supervisor, the Guest Services desk. Not a thing done. Believe me, the Breakaway knows very well about this problem and they don't care. They got our extra money though for this "Mini Suite." Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was mini ste., forward, deck 8 and had an extended balcony which was great we were on the starboard side (right) and faced the dockyard in Bermuda. Plenty of storage room under bed and pullout. The closet was spacious with shelves and safe. Bathroom very nice double sink, nice sized shower with large shower head and mini spouts. Great water pressure( runs on the hot side be careful with little ones). Nice storage under the sink. Make sure you asked to have ice bucket filled daily. Bedding and towels decent quality. Read entire member review >>
We paid an extra $1,000 for more space than a standard balcony cabin. It was longer but not any wider at all! We were very disappointed. My Husband and I had a difficult time maneuvering around cabin while trying to get ready to go somewhere. We couldn't both access closet or mirror to dress. The balcony was very deep but didn't offer an easy view because the privacy sides are metal and blocked it. Having it large enough to lounge was a waste because there was only an hour or so a day that the sun actually hit you with the privacy blocking walls. The cabin was kept neat and we had everything we needed from the service people. Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was MUCH bigger than we had expected. I suppose not really expecting how big it was gonna be was sort of an advantage. The large balcony was excellent as well. Very happy with the cabin. Our room steward Lawrence was the BEST. Everything we needed, we had. Every day. It was excellent. Hard to imagine a harder worker. Thank you Lawrence and the whole crew of the Breakaway. Bravo!! Read entire member review >>
• Was a bit cramped but worked out OK for our family of 4 (two teen boys, both larger than me!). We bumped into each other when in the cabin, but didn't spend much time there.
• Got scared when we arrived and saw that there was just one large bed and one tiny couch (not pull-out and barely twin sized) for our family of 4. Didn't realize there was a twin-sized bed folded up into the ceiling that the porter pulls down and makes up for you each night, then puts away each day. Phew!
• Bed and pillows were very comfy. Room was nice and quiet – by the sound of many other reviews, we really lucked out in that regard.
• Very poor drainage in the shower. The showerhead and body jets were cool, but the water got so backed up, we couldn’t really use them. Had to just get wet then turn off water to lather up, then turn water back on to rinse off. If water stayed on more than 4 minutes, the water would overflow out of the shower enclosure all over the bathroom floor. When we brought it to the attention of our steward, Danny, we were told this is “typical” of ship plumbing. Nothing was done about it.
• We booked a mini-suite with “large” balcony. What a joke. Our balcony was just as narrow as all the others (so no additional water frontage) just deeper. However, with the shallower balconies looking over/in on us, it offered much less privacy than the others.
• NOTE: There is NO hair conditioner, face soap, or body lotion in staterooms, only a pump dispenser of body wash and shampoo. If you care about your hair & skin getting dried out, bring your own conditioner, facial cleanser & body lotion.
• The hair dryer is permanently affixed in the sleeping portion of the cabin, so cannot be used in the bathroom. A few times I had to awaken napping family members in order to dry my hair (right next to them), because I couldn’t do it in the bathroom. Read entire member review >>
We had a mini suite with a large balcony. There were 4 of us in the room and we had plenty of room. We were just mostly in the room to sleep and get ready. My husband and I hung out on the large balcony quite a bit at night. The balcony was awesome. I could not believe all the room we had. The larger bathroom was nice. It was nice not to have your knees against the sink while you were sitting on the toilet. Read entire member review >>
Our room was great and our balcony was amazing! We has a mini suite with a large balcony. The balcony was unbelievable we hung out there all the time. It fit two loungers and a table with two chairs. Read entire member review >>
Great room, clean, bathroom fantastic with two sinks and shower with 6 jets! Balcony has two loungers, two regular chairs and a table. Pull down bed with couch, we were 3 but could sleep 4. Room location was great (IMHO) central to all the public areas on Decks 6-8. A little bit of an elevator or (daunting stair hike) to Deck 15 - access to pools, sun decks, garden cafe (buffet). Read entire member review >>
Cabin is nicely decorated. full tub and double sink is a nice feature. Light switches are not placed by the bed to control the cabin lighting. TV remote did not work consistently. Six TV channels plus channels related to the ship. Read entire member review >>
Our cabin was a mini-suite with an extended balcony on deck 8. Knowing how small the balconies are on the Getaway (and this ship) I planned for a cabin with a larger balcony. This one was great. Being near the front of the ship you did not have the lifeboats blocking your view of the water and the balcony had two loungers and two chairs along with a LARGE table. The only downside would be the privacy since people on the balconies above can look down and see about 75% of your balcony. Read entire member review >>
Room 8130A fairly long walk from activities to our room at the front of the ship.The balcony was very large ( 9 x 12 feet) Being on the 8th floor made us convenient to almost everything except the features on 15 & 16. We felt the storage was adequate, but not excessive. There were 3 of us in the room and never felt crowded.The bathroom was the nicest and the largest of any ship we have been on. The sink was exceptional and the shower large and full of features like several jets and a cascading shower head. The air conditioning was very responsive to our adjustments and kept our room very comfortable. The T V set was nice, but the programming leaves a lot to be desired. Read entire member review >>
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