Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > People > Singles
Register Forgot Password?

Singles Talk to other single cruisers about cruising in groups or cruising solo.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old August 13th, 2002, 08:27 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 12
Default To share or not to share

Anyone have any suggestions on sharing? Or do you have an experience with a single share? Any hooror stories that may change my mind? I would greatly appreciate your input. I'm thinking about a Carnival 1A share or maybe I'll pay the supplement and get the whole room.
Thank you in advance.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old August 13th, 2002, 10:49 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Aug 2002
Posts: 5
Default Re: To share or not to share


If you can afford it DON'T share a cabin with a stranger! You don't know that persons sleeping habits or personal hygene. 9/8/02 will be my 4th solo voyage and believe me you will want your moments of privacy. You may want to take a nap during the afternoon so you can stay up late, or maybe go to bed early. What happens if your cabinmate has opposite desires? Don't cruise with a cabinmate unless you know them very well!



Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old August 14th, 2002, 06:44 PM
Posts: n/a
Default Re: To share or not to share

I wouldnt do it but the girl I am going with was doing a 1A share, until I decided to go with her. But she booked about 3 weeks before me and they still didnt not have anyone to put in her room. And they still have rooms available. We are going August 24 - 28 to cananda. When are you thinking of going? Hey if you want take a chance if you would like. Think about it how many singles might happen to cruise while you are cruising? Remember they have to find another single male. Well good luck in whatever you decided and let me know what you decide and when you are going.
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old August 16th, 2002, 09:35 PM
Pat Hagan, Singles Editor
Posts: n/a
Default Re: Re: To share or not to share

I am working on an article on this very subject--to share or not to share. I will let everyone know when it is posted on Cruisemates.

Pat Hagan, Singles Editor
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old September 15th, 2002, 05:08 PM
Posts: n/a
Default Re: To share or not to share

I have done a single share twice with satisfactory results. Just don't assume that the person who shares the cabin with you is going to become your best friend and will want to do things with you.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old October 13th, 2002, 07:04 PM
Tony Geraldi
Posts: n/a
Default To share or not to share

Pat -

Maybe you could include a list of all the ships with single cabins, or provide a list for me. This January will be my 12th cruise as a single passenger with never paying a single supplement. How you ask? 4 cruises on the now retired Pacific Princess with 2 single cabins, 3 cruises on the QE2 with about 70 single cabins and the rest with special rates on Princess and HAL whereby they waved the single supplement. My January cruise will an Australia cruise on the Prinsendam with 2 single cabins. A list of ships with single cabins would definitely benefit myself as well as other single cruisers planning future cruises.

- Tony
Reply With Quote


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Female non smoker share 3 Nite Dec, share 7 night Jan 30 ShareCruises Seeking Cruise Companion 1 October 12th, 2016 11:47 PM
I had to share this..... Sid1962 Chit - Chat for Cruisers 1 March 10th, 2010 06:30 PM
looking for someone to share mark giddings Seeking Cruise Companion 11 January 12th, 2005 11:40 PM
Share Rome tour Share Rome tour on Milllenium June 2 sailin symphony Celebrity 0 January 30th, 2004 12:48 PM
Had to share! Carole and Johnny Chit - Chat for Cruisers 1 October 24th, 2002 08:50 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:27 PM.
design by: Themes by Design

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1