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Old February 5th, 2011, 04:52 PM
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My wife and I booked a cruise to hawaii aboard the Sapphire Prince for next month. Today I was looking around cruisesonly web sit were we purchased are cruise and noticed the price for a balcony had drooped by $400 I understand the price dropping the closer the sailing dates get so they can fill the rooms what I dont understand is that an oceanview room is now more then a balcony and an inside room is almost as much as the balcony room. I was just curius as to why this was.
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Old February 5th, 2011, 07:00 PM
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It is basically supply and demand. I would call your travel agent and see if you can move to a balcony, sounds like it won't cost next to nothing...Sure worth a call...

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Old February 5th, 2011, 07:37 PM
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Run to the phone, and grab the balcony!

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Old February 7th, 2011, 10:08 AM
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run, don't walk to your phone, call your cruise agent, try to get the balcony.
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