Originally Posted by ak1971
The Intercontinental is right on the bay and a lot cheaper than you think..also Kimpton Hotels have a new one there that I keep getting offers from. A cab from both of thos is like $5. (Ive always gone out of Miami, so outside of that I dont know) Also ignore what they say board time is (I have only been on Royal Carribean, so I assume this is the same on all) show up at like 10 am and you avoid all the lines. You will have to walk around the ship with your carry ons, and your room wont be ready till like 2, but I think its the way to go. Most the bars are already open and you can start getting loaded.
What about cab fare to airport? Or do they have a shuttle service?