Originally Posted by msblackjack
on a cruise 5 days or less, I would not waste the money on the balcony but book a room just below the pool deck;
on a longer cruise, YES!
Hmmm I have taken 2 5 day cruises and had a balcony where others traveling with us did not. Why was everyone always hanging out in our room and on our balcony. Balcony is worth it for any length IMHO