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Old 01-12-2009, 12:18 PM   #1
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How far out from cruise do upgrades show up?

If you receive an upgrade on the cruise, how far out does it show up?

A month?
A week before the cruise?

Or to ask it another way, when does Disney decide to upgrade people?
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Old 01-12-2009, 12:35 PM   #2
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Usually 28-30 days on the DCL website. However, they can occur closer to sailing.
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Old 01-12-2009, 12:45 PM   #3
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This may sound like a funny question, but why does Disney offer these upgrades? Would they not continue to try and sell those cabins up until the cruise?

What's the latest you can book a cruise?
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Old 01-12-2009, 01:06 PM   #4
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well they may offer teh lower categories at attractive pricing and bump people up who are booked in those lower categories...that way they have more people to spend onboard.
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They are filling their ship--they have sold more low priced cabins than they have cabins since the higher priced ones weren't selling.

By 30 days out, they have sold just about all they can count on (yes, I know I booked a cruise 3 days in advance once, but that's not the usual). If you got an upgrade to a room that they can sell to someone else, they can reassign you. Again, it happens, but is rare.
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