Originally Posted by nlb1050
The only time we ever thought about it was on our NCL cruise but decided to leave the tips in place. The only real problem was that we never saw the cabin steward, but the cabin was being done both morning and night and we realized that the steward had a lot of cabins to do. It was a case of NCL not having enough cabin stewards so we made sure to mention in our comment card about it. But we just could not punish the person becasue of NCL policy.
Punish him for what...doing his job? I could understand if he wasn't cleaning your room, but you said he was. So you wanted to not tip because you couldn't say "hi" to him?