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Ship - Crown

Class - Grand

Deck - 9

Cabin # - D736

Category - St. Thomas (Vista) suite

Port/Starboard/Bow/Stern - completely aft

Connects With Cabin # - not a connecting cabin

Accessible - no

Quiet - yes

Balcony Size - massive with enough room for a table, 4 chairs, and 2 loungers. Note that it does have a support beam toward the left of the balcony but it really wasn't an issue.

View - aft 

Privacy Issues - none

Wind - very little

Soot - none

Problems - The vibration upon docking was absolutely ridiculous. We have sailed in many aft cabins and have never experience this level of vibrating - the entire cabin rattled the whole time we were docking (at one point I got up and separated the classes on our bar setup because they were clinking together so hard I thought one would break!) Also, no shelves by the bathroom sink. 

Comments - this is the second time we've had an aft suite on this ship and due to the vibration both times (the first time wasn't as bad as this time), I will not be booking aft cabins on this class of ship again. For the cost of a suite it's rather frustrating to be rattled awake every morning! (granted, it really made us appreciate sea days even more since we could sleep past 6/6:30 am!)

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Ship  - Regal Princess

Class  - Royal

Deck  - Baja (11)

Cabin # - B525

Category - Mini Suite

Port/Starboard/Bow/Stern - Starboard midship

Connects With Cabin #

Accessible

Quiet - Yes

Balcony Size - Smaller than the minis on Grand class ships.

View - view directly below is blocked by the lifeboats along the promenade deck, otherwise unobstructed.

Privacy Issues - We liked the fact that the balcony was covered unlike our previous cruises on Grand class ships where we had a mini on the Dolphin deck which was open and viewable from above.

Wind - some depending on wind direction

Soot - none

Problems - none

Comments - In general we liked the layout of the minis on this ship vs Grand class. Having the desk opposite the sofa opened up the sleeping area somewhat. One drawback is the only outlets are on the desk so it you have a CPAP you may need an extension cord. 

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Ship PACIFIC

 

Class SMALL

 

Deck 4

 

Stateroom #4035

 

Category IB

 

Port/Starboard/Bow/Stern NONE

 

Connects With Cabin # NO

 

Accessible YES

 

Quiet Somewhat, depends on the inconsiderate neighbors who let their door slam and occasional noises from the medical clinic on the opposite side

 

Balcony Size NONE

 

View NONE

 

Privacy Issues NO

 

Wind NONE

 

Soot NONE

 

Problems YES! Not enough cool air circulation

 

Comments

The lack of cool fresh air is bothersome. If you are asthmatic or have claustrophobic issues you should think about booking another room. Even after adjusting the thermostat to the coolest setting, it still isn’t cool, the ship often automatically cuts the air flow after 1am to economize, assuming passengers are sleeping. You may awake sweating and unable to sleep. Ask for a fan, if you didn’t bring one! The air flow has been addressed several times, however, the engineers don’t know how to fix it, they claim 75F is “acceptable by their standards.”
Edited by lamashermosa

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Ship Pacific

 

Class Small

 

Deck 3

 

Stateroom # 3027

 

Category unknown

 

Port/Starboard/Bow/Stern Starboard

 

Connects With Cabin # None

 

Accessible No

 

Quiet No

 

Balcony Size None

 

View Small porthole

 

Privacy Issues No

 

Wind None

 

Soot None

 

Problems Yes

 

Comments

Deck 3 is only accessible from the Aft elevators. There is diesel fumes just outside the elevator hallway area on this deck. This problem has been addressed at least 5 months ago! Nothing has been done. The guest relations ass’t acted like he didn’t know and says they will address it. The cabin doesn’t have enough cool air circulation. Typical small bathroom/shower facilities.

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Ship Pacific

 

Class Small

 

Deck 7

 

Stateroom # 7053

 

Category IB

 

Port/Starboard/Bow/Stern None

 

Connects With Cabin # No

 

Accessible No

 

Quiet Yes

 

Balcony Size None

 

View None

 

Privacy Issues None

 

Wind None

 

Soot None

 

Problems Yes

 

Comments

This cabin has wonderful cold air circulation. The problem is the room is VERY small. There may be less than 1 foot on each side of the bed (when the 2 beds are pushed together to make a queen sized bed). The small marble looking table is in the way when trying to use the bathroom at night, you could easily fall. This deck is higher and that means you WILL experience a lot of movement. This inside room should be set aside for guest entertainers, not passengers. If you are cost conscious and think this inside cabin may work for you be aware that the rough seas (most of the time) will be a problem navigating within the small confines of this cabin. Typical SMALL bathroom with angled toilet. Very little closet space.

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Ship: Crown

Class: Grand

DEck: 11

Cabin #: B430

Accessible: No

Connecting: No

Problems: Quiet and near the elevator but the worst mattresses. We were able to get a barrel chair in the room. Room steward started out great but service went downhill. Never vacuumed, late to clean room. Ship showing wear, balcony bannister in need of redo.

 

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