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Old 01-31-2014, 04:25 AM   #31
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Yes the Easter craziness continues afterwards too.

We booked our cruise 26 April 2014 7 night Fantasy WC almost a year ago. I just looked now and our room (category 4a) has increased $1800. WOW!!

I never realised prices go up closer to the cruise, thought they would drop to fill those last few cabins.

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Old 01-31-2014, 09:09 AM   #32
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If it's not a prime time cruise, they do offer discounts. With holiday cruises & summer months those aren't needed to fill the ships.
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Old 01-31-2014, 12:37 PM   #33
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Our current category is sold out on our next cruise. Booking an available room now at rack rate is over double what we locked in on opening day.
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Old 01-31-2014, 12:56 PM   #34
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We booked opening day eastern on Fantasy. 2A/2C in a 5C. Was 5578. To book it today - 11303! Just over 2x!!! This is why I don't vacation last minute... Same week same cruise for 2015 when it opened was around $8500.
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Old 01-31-2014, 02:21 PM   #35
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Booked our 5/31 Fantasy cruise opening day @ $2,100 includes $200 OBC. Checked Cruise Fish sold out at $3,610. Based on recent changes I think Memorial Day weekend will be a black out date for 2015.
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Old 01-31-2014, 09:30 PM   #36
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We booked our DReam cruise way after opening day because we originally booked a jan 2014 cruise on our our jan 13 cruise but then changed our minds a few months later and switched to spring break Mar 2014. We are paying about 2650 for 4 of us in a 9b. I thought that was alot because I have cruised on a 7 night for just about that price and done other four and five nights for much less on off peak times. But, I just checked now and everything is sold out except for 11b and c and it is 5800!!! For a four night inside stateroom! So that is more then double what I paid....CRAZY!
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We booked the 8/2 Fantasy cruise in November. It looks like our category is sold out for 5 people, but on Monday the fare for the 5 of us was $525 more than it was 9 weeks ago.
Wow - looked to day. We are in a 4A now. There are none of those left. for our 8/2. The 4C is now about $1400 more than we paid for our 4A.
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Old 02-01-2014, 09:33 AM   #38
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So far about 800.00 but since it is thanksgiving I suspect it will be going much higher. All Inside Rooms are gone.
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Old 02-01-2014, 11:16 AM   #39
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Our med cruise (venice to barcelona) Cat 4b is no longer available. Cat 5b with 1 child less is 20% more. (If you could add a 3rd child into a Cat 5b, it would be 30% more than the 4b.)
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Old 02-01-2014, 12:26 PM   #40
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Our March 29 2014 Fantasy has almost doubled. We booked on our 2012 Christmas Wonder sailing. Double!
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Old 02-01-2014, 12:48 PM   #41
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Our Alaskan Aug 18th 2014 sailing is $140.00 more for 2A1C than it was when we booked in Sept 2013.
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