Neil & Ida Down - Answered a Question by varley (03 Nov 08 14:57)

As has been said to know more would be of assistance but I would think that it is going to be a fairly tight fit in most cabins and the disruption will be quite considerable so you ought to work out a system that you can all live with. I just hope you are related on on very good terms, I would hate it. .... Ida.

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Aldrich - replied to Neil & Ida Down (03 Nov 08 15:51)

We have all been very polite and not used the simple word 'squalid' have we......?!

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Bradbury - Answered a Question by varley (03 Nov 08 12:48)

The problem I would find with 4 adults in balcony cabin is that the sofa becomes the sofa bed and when this is pulled out/made up, there is practically no room to move around /get changed / dressed etc. Wardrobe and drawer space might be a bit tight. You dont say what grade of Balcony nor what Ship, as obviously if you have a suite rather that just a normal balcony it may be a little different.

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Aldrich - Answered a Question by varley (03 Nov 08 15:11)

What ship, what grade of cabin? Does it have the sofa bed or the pullman beds? Has has been said it would be a tight squeeze and in somerooms the curtain divider between bed and sofa only pulls across a few feet instead of all the way. Hope you are not hoping for any 'mummy and daddy' private moments......

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varley - Answered a Question by varley (04 Nov 08 13:41)

Thanks for your comments - very interesting, we have upgraded to a suite with balcony sailing with the Grand Princess. Maria Varley .

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Rae - replied to varley (04 Nov 08 14:41)

Might you not be better with two smaller cabins, than one bigger one? Two bathrooms and more privacy.

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