We did have a side cabin right next to one of the wraparound balconies - had a case of balcony envy!!
On that cruise we did get a lot of vibration whenever the captain activated the side thrusters for docking maneuvers. By midweek I could wake up and say "We're here"
A Bad Day At Sea [with power] Always Beats A Good Day At Work
Carnival: Glory 2004, Destiny 2008, Splendor 2009, Freedom 2011, Valor 2012, Dream 2013
Celebrity: Summit 2011
Princess: Ruby 2010, 2014, Caribbean 2013, Coral 2014