Originally Posted by xfactor70
I know some of the single cruises can hook you up w/a roommate, but are there any cruises that do this or just single cruise websites?
Not sure if it's worth paying for double occupancy as that can be fairly pricey.
Would be great to be able to talk to people who might be great roommates for a winter cruise.
You may want to click here http://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=21
for the Cruise Critic article titled Cruise "Welcome Mat" Varies for Solos
. Note the section titled Choose a singles' cruise
. Also, click here http://www.cruisecritic.com/articles.cfm?ID=419
for another Cruise Critic article titled Best Cruise Lines for Solo Travelers
. Both may contain information that will help you.
Also, you may want to go to www.google.com
and type in "single cruises". You will find many of the agencies your fellow Cruise Critic members would recommend, give feedback, etc. if they could.
Per the Guidelines
we all agreed to follow when registering for our free membership, the names, web sites, etc. of travel agents/agencies or other cruise-related sites or message boards --- even if "masked" --- are not allowed in Cruise Critic message board posts. Posts asking for the name, site or further information via e-mail, or posts offering same, will be removed as well as any replies to the removed posts. Discussion or promotion of any non-Cruise Critic group cruise is not allowed. Hosted single cruises are group cruises. Also, "personal ads" for cabin-mates are not allowed in any forum.
As for help with the single supplement, click here
for the thread titled Post CRUISE LINE Single Supplement/Solo Bargains HERE
on the Solo Cruisers Forum
. You may find some helpful information there.
I sincerely hope this information will be helpful!