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srjordan625
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed two weeks ago
This was my very first cruise experience and it was less than pleasing. The accommodations were poor. The stateroom was falling apart. The beds were rickety and the cabin was unconfortable. The food was horrible and the entertainment was ... Read more
justin86
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
The service was hit or miss and mostly miss. No one seemed to hurry to help you. In the dining room on our first night it took us over an hour to get our main course and ended up walking out before we got a dessert menu because it was ... Read more
mclick
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
Upon booking this cruise around November last year we were not made aware this would be what they called a "CPC" or college party cruise. This was my husbands first cruise experience and my 44th birthday celebration. Had we ... Read more
Doug48
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
Cruise was connected with Wyndham and was free cruise at a presentation. cruise was very good although we did not realize it was the first week of spring break for universities. Being a free open bar it was very lively. The students ... Read more
sperambo
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
I went for my spring break with about 40 of my friends. We had the time of our lives. The all inclusive drinking and eating package was what made the experience wonderful. I think for the price we paid we got our money's worth. There ... Read more
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5ruffz
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
This was a last minute cruise. Wanted to try NCL as we've cruised before. Sad to say, we wont be on this again. Knew cabin would be small going in but the bed was atrocious. Two cots wrapped in a layer of foam put into mattress protector, ... Read more
Garciaparra8
Member Since 2017
1 review
11 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This was my first time cruising and I enjoyed the all inclusive meals and drinks. The staff was welcoming when we first arrived. On the first day, we did the blue lagoon beach day and found a spot on the snorkel beach which was relaxing ... Read more
pwaldron54
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Not a bad deal for a spur of the moment decision. Our room ended up in the rear of the ship which was great. The balcony was a bit more private than the ones on the sides of the ship. Although we have done the Bahamas' thing too many ... Read more
Cruisin Pappy
Member Since 2017
1 review
13 helpful votes
This was the fourth cruise we have taken, and would rate this cruise quite low, in comparison. We had cruised on 3000+ passenger ships, previously, but that should not account for the difference in experience! 1) The ship is not well ... Read more
Lilly2007
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
My husband booked this cruise as a quick winter getaway. He choose NCL after cruising on Royal Caribbean's Enchantment of the Seas and being disappointed with the condition of the cabin and public areas of the ship. The Sky was in good ... Read more
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hansNstacy
Member Since 2015
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This is my 6th NCL cruise and 3rd on the Sky. I also have sailed on Holland America and Carnival. So, as you can see I'm "all over the place" when it comes to cruising. I've pretty much settled in on cruising NCL as their ... Read more
mschaubroeck
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Norwegian Sky is a great ship: old & outdated - yes, but having been a Hawaiian ship refurbished and re-assigned to the Caribbean it has a much different character than the newer NCL ships. The staff was friendly, & the food was ... Read more
glig308
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
This was my 3rd cruise but my husband's first time. I read through quite a few reviews before selecting this ship - glad we chose Norwegian Sky! Going for a quick weekend trip I knew not to expect anything glamorous having done a 3-night ... Read more
UncleDooly
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed February 2017
Wanted to do a quick cruise out of Miami on NCL. The good: Affordable cruise which includes all your food and alcoholic beverages. There is plenty of entertainment on board and the 1st stop which was the private island is great. ... Read more
stogieFL
Member Since 2013
1 review
13 helpful votes
I would rate this trip between average and very good. We knew the NCL Sky was one of their smaller and older ships with only two stops so we set our expectations at that level. Having said that I was pleasantly surprised. Granted not a ... Read more
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onairlady2001
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
This was our first time with NCL and we were traveling with friends. This particular cruise included all drinks , which was also a first for us. (we've cruised a LOT over the past decade, just not all-inclusive) Getting on the ship was ... Read more
wendycook22
Member Since 2013
1 review
209 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was our 5th cruise, first on NCL (1 on Carnival, 3 on Celebrity). We were expecting this cruise to be comparable to Carnival in the way of a relaxed vibe, fun games, and colorful decor. We took this cruise to get some sun, and away ... Read more
MrChocoholic
Member Since 2012
10 reviews
95 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Second time on this ship for only two main reasons. After my first cruise on NCL three years ago, I started collecting ship models, neglecting to obtain one of the Sky. After my voyage to Panama Canal on NCL Pearl last October/November, I ... Read more
MichaelandBarb
Member Since 2017
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Just returned from a three day cruise on the Norwegian Sky and had an absolutely terrific time. I read the reviews and and didn't have great expectations but the price for a all inclusive was unbeatable. This was our eighth cruise and our ... Read more
toybears
Member Since 2011
1 review
9 helpful votes
We got a surprise Christmas from our two wonderful daughters....a 4 day, 3 night Norwegian Sky cruise from Miami to the Bahamas. We winter from Canada on the so it was a nice 3 hour drive on the day of to the Port of Miami. Going on ... Read more
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shaunare
Member Since 2017
2 reviews
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because Norwegian let someone buy out our entire ship for a trip that same week on Norwegian Epic out of Orlando. We were not comped anything and actually ended up paying more in taxes because it is a booze cruise, but ... Read more
gramap
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2017
This cruise was mostly for my grandaughters graduation gift. My daughter decided to go alone as well as a girlfriend of my grandaughter. It was their first cruise and they can't wait to book another one. Everyone was friendly and ... Read more
Ducks4Life
Member Since 2011
1 review
1 forum post
7 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Two reasons to go on this cruise - the open bar and the private island. The drinks are plentiful, the pour is strong, the bartenders hardworking and friendly. The private island - Great Stirrup Cay, is beautiful and was a great day at ... Read more
Coylie
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our fourth cruise, our 2nd on Norwegian. Never taken a cruise shorter than 7 days before so we feared it wouldn't be worth it. We loved it and were suprised that is still felt like a great, long vacation! Embarkation in Miami was ... Read more
firstcarib
Member Since 2009
5 reviews
264 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was a short break after New Year as it was too soon to fly home to UK & flights were still expensive. So an all inc cruise to Bahamas on Sky was a no brainer! We were worried there would be heaps of drunken party animals, but this ... Read more
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