Posted July 18th, 2012, 09:00 PM
As long as you are not over one of the hot tubs that jut out and lose your privacy, you should be ok. I was pretty far forward on deck 6 in a Magic balcony and no loss of privacy, you just dont want to be mid ship, over a hot tub. (is that what you referred to as spa?)
Yes, I meant hot tub, spa was only word that came to mind.
Any balcony is a great thing but deck 6 is very close to the action just below your balcony on deck 5. People can actually look up onto your balcony. If you can afford to upgrade I would move to deck 7 or 8
We are forward somewhere above the shops, so I figure it shouldn't be too noisy as they will be closed during the night. Although now I am considering the noise from the open walkway right below us and lack of privacy... somewhat. I was doing a mock booking on a deck 8 room and it really was no difference in price. I have never changed a booking before, so I guess I can call Carnival and have them take care of it. Hope no fees are associated with 'upgrading.'
Glad you posted this cause I was getting ready to book a room on deck 6 on the magic. I took a second look at the deck plans Thanks
GL with your booking!