How to nab a cruise cabin upgrade

We all love something for nothing, and upgrades are right up there with the best things in a traveller’s life, especially when they’re free.

And it seems getting an upgraded cruise cabin is not as difficult as you may imagine. All it requires is the right timing, a little bit of spunk and you could turn your inner-vessel cabin into a stateroom with balcony in no time.


Don’t believe us? Watch cruise expert Gary Bembridge as he explains how to get a cruise cabin upgrade.

Have you ever received a cruise cabin upgrade? Do you have any tips for getting upgrades?

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Leon Della Bosca has worked in publishing and media in one form or another for around 25 years. He's a voracious reader, word spinner and art, writing, design, painting, drawing, travel and photography enthusiast. You'll often find him roaming through galleries or exploring the streets of his beloved Melbourne and surrounding suburbs, sketchpad or notebook in hand, smiling.


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