There is no way to guarantee that you will be assigned cabins that are side-by-side, or even confirm they will be on the same deck. Also, if you are concerned about being in a sizes are comfortable, but not plentiful. Cabin sizes can range anywhere from 120-220 square feet for inside, ocean views and balconies. This is

Don't book a balcony room without taking these items into consideration. “Sometimes tender boats or life boats are suspended from the ceiling and can partially or fully obstruct the view from the balcony.” “The largest ones are often on the cabins at the front of the ship and or at the rear not the sides.”.

Most balconied cabins do not have verandas large enough for a lounge chair where you can lie down and sunbathe in private. The balconies are often narrow, just wide enough for two chairs and a small table. If you want a larger balcony, look for a cabin on the rear of the ship. The balconies on some ships

Your cruise ship room -- or cabin -- is your personal haven at sea. You can go there to escape the pool deck and buffet crowds, or invite friends over for a lively party. Curl up on the balcony with a good book, or turn out the lights and drift to sleep rocked by the waves. You can decorate it -- within reason

French Balconies are found on everything from mega cruise ships to smaller river cruise ships. These balconies are not actually balconies at all; they are however, floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors that open to a railing. If there is a deck it is very narrow, but most times there is just a railing and no platform to step out onto.

Motorship “Mstislav Rostropovich” is luxurious four-deck vessel, built in Czechoslovakia in 1980, fully refurbished from the hull in 2009. There are spacious cabins on the ship, most featuring balconies. The cabins are equipped with extended bathroom with shower stall and furnished with two separate beds that can be

Choosing a cruise ship cabin can be fun and challenging at the same time, and not just a little bit frustrating on occasion. Balcony: a room featuring a verandah that allows you to step outside without going up to a public deck; Suite: a larger cabin, often with separate living and sleeping areas, and a wide

Especially if you have a look at the ships, the modern ships built over the last decade have not much to do with the older river cruise ship veterans. Much more glass at The Viking longships mix all different types: The suites on the top deck do have a french balcony AND a real balcony. The second deck

Launch Boats for Mekong River Shore Excursions: Four auxiliary aluminum launch boats equipped with two four-stroke low emission engines; constant radio communication with the main vessel. Second Deck: 10 Design Suites measuring 30 square meters 322 square feet; 4 with balcony and 6 without balcony. Design

Neither did the snooty Queen Elizabeth 2 or the swinging TV "Love Boat" Pacific Princess. a porthole window, but the third time I went to the balcony room, and I never went back after that," says Peggy Earo of Cary, N.C., who on this cruise has a balcony cabin on Deck 2 not far above the ocean swells.