We are booked for out first ever cruise on the Zaandam to Alaska 5/10/03. We booked a Deluxe category S Suite. Would we have been better off booking a guarantee in a lower category and hoping for an upgrade?
no you did not make a mistake-- with a 3d adult in the cabin you will need all the room you can get-
how happy would you be if you booked a cheaper cabin and the upgrade didnt come through
hoping for an upgrade is good provided you will be happy in the cabin that you booked in case the upgrade isnt there-- and it usually isnt
we were on the z to alaska this past aug and loved it -- we got our first upgrade from a mini to a full and loved every moment of it -------it the upgrade didnt come through we would have been happy in the mini because that is where we usualy book