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I used Amex points for a cruise on Princess a number of years back and the points listed was for 2. Call the Rewards number and confirm. When we went the number of points listed was for a certain category cabin, we cashed in a few more and got a better cabin.
2010 - still to be determined
Maui baby at the Fairmont Resort - 10/23-10/31/2009
Adventure of the Seas 10/26/08 - Southern Caribbean - cabin #7688
Liberty of the Seas 10/20/07 - Western Caribbean -Cabin #9610
Radiance of the Seas 10/28/06 - Eastern Caribbean - cabin #8070
Golden Princess 10/29/05 - Southern Caribbean
Vision of the Seas 10/04 - Mexican Riveria
Explorer of the Seas 10/03 - Western Caribbean
Explorer of the Seas 10/02 - Eastern Caribbean
Enchantment of the Seas 10/01 - Western Caribbean
Like others, we use our amex cards for EVERYTHING and then have ooodles of points to use. I have never used my points for cruises becuase I usually use them for the air tickets to get to the cruise.
They have this really cool new feature where you can use the points in the traditional way (change point into miles for the airline that you choose) or you can pay your bill for any ticket using points...so great.
I agree, their customer service is great!
Carnival Jubilee 5/94 - Mexico - inside cabin
Disney Magic 5/01 - Carribean - inside cabin
Star Princess 5/03 - Alaska - inside cabin
Carnival Conquest 12/03 -Carribean - balcony cabin
RCCL Brilliance 5/04 - Europe - Owner's suite
Carnival Liberty 5/06 - Europe - inside cabin
RCCL Freedom 3/09 - Carribean - aft balcony
RCCL AOS 3/10 - S. Carribean - Junior Suite Aft
Liberty of the Seas 3/19/2011 - E Carribean - Balcony with connecting inside cabin for the kids
Allure - 3/2012 - E Carribean
Next up 3/2014 - S Carribean on Celebrity Summit out of San Juan - Royal Suite
I don't know if I did it wrong so FYI, try it both ways, I cashed 300,000 pts in last summer. I bought the cruise on my card then called amex for credit and they only gave me a $2200! I was bummed because our trip was almost $ 3600 (5 of us, in the summer) - check out your options first. you can also book it on the amex website and apply your points right to it.
Booked my cruise with my AMEX card thru a TA. I have used AMEX points for airline tickets many times but will have to check the point conversion on the cruise.
But I would like to know if I can transfer some points for Onboard credit. If I would get OBC I would do it in a heartbeat. I read in another posting that Bank of America customers could transfer points.
12-19-2008 Jewel of the Seas
12-22-2012 Brilliance of the Seas