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Old May 27th, 2004, 09:44 PM
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Default VS or PS AFT Suites on Caribbean Princess - Advice Please

Greetings - we are getting ready to book for Oct. and was wondering if anyone has any feedback on the aft suites - specifically the VS or PS suites on either the caribe or aloha decks...are the balcs all the same size? covered? quiet? Any ffedback greatly appreciated. Thanks.
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Old May 28th, 2004, 06:45 AM
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There are minor differences in balcony size. The VS and the outboard PS balconies have a vertical structural member that slightly obstructs (IMO, others think it's a huge problem) the balcony. You have room for a table with 4 chairs, 2 loungers, and 2 little side tables.

All of the stern balconies are very quiet and private, and fully covered.

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Old May 28th, 2004, 10:51 AM
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spongerob is correct,obstructions can be a real pain in the you know what!

stern balconies are the way to go!

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Old May 28th, 2004, 03:35 PM
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Thanks for the feedback - I am sold on the aft cabin but am torn between booking the Aloha 751 cabin which is in between the Owner's and Grand Suite or Caribe 749 which seems to have a larger balcony...we plan on doing the dinner on the balc program at least once or twice so dont want a cramped balc. I hadnt really considered the obstruction on the aft side cabins - thanks for pointing that out...any other words of wisdom?
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