How Do You Feel About Room Service Charges?

At the end of this month, RCCL will start adding a service charge of $7.95 for food orders delivered to staterooms except for continental Breakfast orders, which will still stay complimentary. The cruise line is joining Carnival & NCL in charging for room service. What are your thoughts?.

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38 Answers

It was just a matter of time I guess....

Since we dont use room service , is the $7.95 charge a one time fee or is it every time you pick up the phone to order just curious...

I understand it as a per delivery fee...... so same price for 1 item or 10 if in the same delivery.

This is true about bringing back food from the buffet. i have never been stopped, though. Maye cookies or ice cream don't count?

As Vincent Price once said ; " Pay the Patroon "

Hey, if you don't like the auto grats, or the tipping, or the pay to dine options, or whatever else, don't cruise. Sooner or later the cruise lines will have to either A) go back to higher pricing or B) making cuts seasoned cruisers will finally say, enough.

Personally, I think Carnival will be the first to bottom out and be forced to reinvent itself. NCL is in the process of changing its Freestyle reputation. Although, considering they ushered in the easy going cruise experience, I don't know what the changes will be.

You can take food anywhere you want on the ship - there is no "rule" saying you can't take it back to the cabin....

Thank You JusMe , good to Know....

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