Freedom of the Seas - Cabin 1700
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I just booked on Freedom of the Seas for late 2010 and Aft Cabin 1700 was available. Any feedback on this cabin? We have always stayed toward the center of the ship and I'm a bit concerned about how much motion we will feel in this cabin. I've heard the balcony is wonderful. Any feedback is appreciated.The balcony is very large, and wonderful, but it's more than that.
This cabin is classed as a D1, so you pay that cruisefare, but the layout of the cabin makes it close to a JS in size, without the price. You don't get the tub or the walk-in closet, or the two cruise credits, but you get a much larger and more comfortable space.
It is also quite private back in that corner - you don't get "street traffic" of people just walking by.
You should truly enjoy your cruise in Cabin 1700!
2017: Freedom of the Seas - 10/15/17; Independence of the Seas - 11/27/17
2018: Adventure of the Seas - 2/12/18; Vision of the Seas - 4/11/18: Explorer of the Seas - 5/14/18; Enchantment of the Seas - 6/1/18 & 6/4/18; Brilliance of the Seas - 9/1/18;
2019: Liberty of the Seas - 1/27/19
Past Cruises: Allure of the Seas - 6/17, 4/13, 4/12; Explorer of the Seas - 5/17: Serenade of the Seas - 4/17, 9/11, 9/10, 2/10; Liberty of the Seas - 1/17, 2/15, 12/13, 1/13, 12/11, 5/08; Majesty of the Seas - 10/16, 12/14, 10/14, 6/12, 3/03; Vision of the Seas - 9/16, 6/06; Enchantment of the Seas - 5/16, 7/16; Independence of the Seas - 2/16, 12/12, 2/09; Anthem of the Seas - 10/15; Jewel of the Seas - 9/15, 9/09; Adventure of the Seas - 5/15, 4/13, 2/11; Navigator of the Seas - 4/14, 12/09; Oasis of the Seas - 1/14; Carnival Triumph - 7/13: Celebrity Summit - 5/11; Voyager of the Seas - 10/10; Radiance of the Seas - 5/10, 5/09, 2/08; Grandeur of the Seas - 6/09; Rhapsody of the Seas - 9/08, 5/07, 10/05, 2/04; Splendour of the Seas - 1/07, 1/06; Carnival Elation - 9/04; Celebrity Galaxy - 5/00; Monarch of the Seas - 5/98
So did you feel much motion in this cabin?I never feel much motion. Maybe I have been lucky in my sailings, but I feel nothing but the gentle rocking of a baby's cradle when I am in bed.
As for motion. My husband was really worried about sea sickness and was absolutely fine. I bought every remedy under the sun and and sea bands and he didnt need anything. And we sailed through the Bay of Biscay!!
Well done in getting a great cabin.
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No, we never heard a peep from the Windjammer above.
We never heard a person walking by our room -- not at all.
The balcony was huge and we used it quite a bit.
This room is absolutely the best bang for the buck!