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Old February 3rd, 2004, 03:44 PM
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I am still confused. We are going on a 4 night Royal Caribbean Cruise on Feb. 16. I know the tipping suggested is $9/day per person. Does this include tips for meals, both formal and casual, or do we tip additional for these?

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Old February 3rd, 2004, 05:34 PM
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that includes all the tips (waitress, assistant waitress, and room steward), it does not include the maitre d' (at your discretion, they usually give an envelope) nor the bartenders or people with drinks trays (but they charge you 15% gratuity on the drink).

am I correct??
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Old February 4th, 2004, 08:56 AM
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Hi Delron,
Yes, its true, they will add the 15% gratuity on to your drink orders, thats seperate from the $9.00 per day, per person tips for the other staff, including your cabin attendant.

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