I have not sailed in those specific cabins but have been on deck 8. They look to have substantailly larger balconies while the cabin itself is identicle to the other cabins. They appear to be the best choice.
Hey Scott... My wife and I will be on the Mariner on 5/29/05 in 7620 a deck below ----should be the same room --think it is an E2 class .... I will take some actual pics of the room and balcony on our trip.. We are on the East Carrib Iten
Our cruise on the Mariner was wonderful and our "hump" junior suite was very spacious and comfortable. I took pictures, but have been having trouble downloading them to my computer. So, the memory chip is at Ritz Camera today and they are making prints and burning a CD. Should be able to post pictures of the cabin tonight.
In the meantime, my partner, Bob, has written a long review of our cruise and it is now available on CruiseReviews.com. The link is
Our focus has now shifted to our next cruise - September 2nd on the Grandeur of the Seas out of Baltimore to Cozumel. Anyone have any recommendations for excursions in Cozumel for two guys who aren't really into snorkeling or poking around ruins?