Which Extra Cost Items Are Very Worthwhile For You to Pay For on a Cruise?

Even though wine is extra, my husband & I always order either a glass or a bottle with our dinner on a cruise.  Sometimes we bring a glass from happy hour into dinner to save a bit on the cost of a bottle.   Luckily for us, wine is included with dinner on river cruises.

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A suite

 

Definitely a coffee card - and since Princess lets you use it on future cruises, I only buy one about every two or three cruises. And if the ship has the Lotus Spa ENCLAVE,  I would definitely pay for that.

Bottled water.  If Carnival offered a coffee card, we would definitely buy one apiece.

Balcony cabin located with cabins above & below our deck!

Coffee... hummmm, I'll have coffee in the MDR, but that's it. Carving coffee isn't great and I can't pay Starbucks prices. 

I will drink the MDR coffee and the room service coffee, but I have never had a decent cup from the Lido station.

 

 

I love the specialty coffees at the International Cafe. I do order bottled water too.

Wine, water, coffee, balcony (special occasion suite), and a fun cocktail now and again. I think I like all of these and usually do have them.  Plus I spend a little bit in the casino... never enough to get a free drink or discounted cruise, but enough to have fun.,

 

Good thread!

I always like the balcony with cabins above and below.  I did take an upgrade to a suite for $500 and it was worth it.  Also the $20 extra for the steakhouse.

We have done the "behind the scenes" ship tour and the "Chef's Table" both are worth it but not every cruise.  I highly recommend doing both at least once.

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