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Is it me or is the central park ruining the ship?I love the concept of it but it is making the pools narrower, much less seating, and frankly the tiny litte fence around the top of CP does not make me feel safe, can't people fall over it !!!! It looks like there is not even half of the amount of pool chairs that even voyager has!!!!Adam G stated that there was more space and chairs than on any other ship in the fleet. It is very hard to tell just by looking at photos how large any of the areas are going to be but RCI is the master of ship building and giving plenty of space. The Voyager and Freedom class show that. This ship is also a good bit wider than the Freedom class.
What do you guys think?
^I was thinking that too. But you also have to remember that there will be 600 or so lounge chairs at the Aqua Theater. But I don't think many people will want to relax in that area, they would want to relax around the pool areas.The Aqua area will have actually one of the best views of the sea. Tiered deck chairs and a nice bar just behind it for drinks.
^I was thinking that too. But you also have to remember that there will be 600 or so lounge chairs at the Aqua Theater. But I don't think many people will want to relax in that area, they would want to relax around the pool areas.I agree. That area of the ship is going to be incredibly loud due to the fact that it adjoins a floating carnival and not much sun is going to get past those huge hotel blocks unless the ship is facing north. Also, if they're going to have shows there, it's going to have to clear out around dinner time.
Its not for me.I couln't have said it better. We generally take 2 or 3 vacations each year, and when we want a land resort with all the bells and whistles, that's what we do. Maybe I'm a traditionalist since I got hooked on cruising back in the early 1990's, before the spate of behemoth ships, specialty restaurants, and my time dining. The more I hear and see about the Oasis, the less inclined I am to sail on it. Voyager class is plenty big for me, and I would love to see some new builds in the Vision class or Radiance class.
I don’t see the point in recreating the facilities of land resort on a floating, moving platform.
Personally when I cruise I want a cruise ship to look and feel like a cruise ship.
From the illustrations it looks just like two “slab” hotel blocks placed side by side. I wouldn’t want a view from my balcony to be someone else’s balcony in the opposite block.
But that’s just my personal opinion, I guess there will plenty of folks who will just love it.