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Norwegian Sky may be a teenaged ship, but a decidedly youthful feeling is evident onboard. The average age on this 77,104-ton, 2,004-passenger vessel is lower than on many other ships, likely because it offers ...
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jimmm
Member Since 2000
2 reviews
20 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
We are experienced NCL cruisers, having reached their Lattitudes Platinum level many years (and cruises) ago. We put together a group of 19 family and friends to expose a dozen people to sailing for the first time, hoping they would enjoy ... Read more
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birthdayboy67
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
We've thought about cruises in the past, but it took a little nudge from our son to get us to do it. The weather the first day/night was a little rough but certainly didn't stop us from having a good time. Every single person that I ... Read more
poketlynnt
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
My husband and I attended a friend’s wedding aboard the Norwegian Sky departing from Miami on 12/4/15 to the Bahamas. Thankfully this was only a 3-night cruise, because it was one of the worst trips of my life. If the next great ... Read more
Rich lucey
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
Almost made it onto the ship when we were turned around because someone somehow got onboard the ship. The ship was evacuated and we spent about 9 hours sitting around with no information about what was going on. Then when we finally ... Read more
jess1919
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
This was my second cruise with Norwegian and I had somewhat high expectations which quickly were not meet. We arrived early to enjoy the most of the day Friday on the boat and we boarded around noon and spent 1.5 hours exploring the ... Read more

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mrebello48
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
This was our first cruise with Norweigian and we were skeptical but they had a kids sail free promotion so we figured we would give it a try. My husband actually went on the same cruise last month with some guys from work and he said the ... Read more
TallMBA
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
This was my first cruise after a 15 year hiatus (I traveled solo.) I scheduled this cruise on short notice I liked the free unlimited drink package but didn't use it as much as I wanted because of the limited alcohol brands available. ... Read more
TOM W
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
My family and I sailed on the Noweigan Sky from Monday the 30th of November to the 4th of December, Friday. From Palm Beach County, it took us three hours to get to the Port of Miami. Ugh- Monday traffic on the Golden Glades! The ... Read more
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swatts1
Member Since 2002
3 reviews
221 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We had a family group of 11 that cruised over Thanksgiving weekend. We were in 2 suites and 2 balcony cabins. Boarding was fair - we stopped by the preferred check in and the Suites sailors were told to stand in line. Later they were ... Read more
micheleweissinger
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
My husband and I recently cruised on the Sky with our two children and 6 grandchildren, ages 3-17. As always, Norwegian's cruise was wonderful. Excellent food, restaurants never crowded, lot of things to do. Our cabin steward took great ... Read more

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Cakediva1
Member Since 2010
1 review
50 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
Sailed Thanksgiving weekend on a 3 night Bahamas quick getaway. The last time I was on her was 2009 and surprisingly she still looks great. This was a solo trip for me. My 4th cruise this year alone (I love cruising). I’m a very ... Read more
OJ0622
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
This is what I liked about the cruise; the food was available throughout the day and the sweets had real sugar. The ship was clean except the bathrooms. I have to say I was impress with the ease check-in and out system, I give them a 5 ... Read more
NCL Believer NO MORE
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
Let me start by saying- i was a firm ncl cruiser...family wanted to take a short cruise for a family reunion (first ever) most had never been on a cruise - i talked them into this short ncl/sky cruise stating - we can't go wrong...boy was ... Read more
Virginiacruiser126
Member Since 2015
1 review
14 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was my second NCL cruise and 12th cruise overall. This was a last minute, family getaway to allow our blended families to get to know each other over Thanksgiving. We had 11 in our group and had ages ranging from 4 to 80. We ... Read more
spain165
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
Before I start off this review, let me state I have been on cruises before (Disney and Celebrity) and will cruise again. But I will never cruise with Norwegian. It was the absolute worst experience and vacation ever. To start, when my ... Read more

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bigred08046
Member Since 2006
5 reviews
303 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
Embarkation was a tad slow but with heighten security shouldn't been surprised. Added bonus was the UBP unlimited beverage package was easy tried lots of drinks. Lunch in buffet offered aqueduct variety all fresh and displayed well. ... Read more
Kingmaker_inc
Member Since 2008
3 reviews
658 forum posts
0 helpful votes
As the title of this indicates, this cruise was a bit of an experiment. We are experienced NCL cruisers, but never for a weekend cruise and never embarking anywhere but NYC. So, this particular cruise was much shorter than usual and much ... Read more
Cmk42288
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We were a little nervous going on our first cruise because we are used to all inclusive resorts and were afraid we would be disappointed in comparison. But we had a great time!! We had an inside cabin (9143). It was very small but not ... Read more
davidcw1
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
This was my first cruise on NCL. Check in went well. We were checking in around 11:30am. They were well staffed so check in didn't take long. Once on board it didn't take long to get a feel how to navigate the ship. We went to the ... Read more
Gonddyi
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
Let me start by saying I have always cruised on Ncl and have always been pretty satisfied . My wife and I are Gold Latitudes Level . We usually take 2 cruises a year . When family members wanted to take a family cruise I recommended Ncl , ... Read more

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DoctorMegan
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
I felt that reading this forum was pretty useful to help me prepare for this cruise, so I wanted to give back and share our thoughts! :) As a little background, we are a young married couple in our early 30s/late 20s without kids yet. This ... Read more
MissLady07
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
I had a great time on the Norwegian Sky. Loved the food, drinks, and pool. The staff was great. The food was good. The only thing I would improve would be the desserts, they were too small and not very good. They tasted a little stale. The ... Read more
MMattis
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
This was my first time on a cruise and I had a great time! The food, the entertainment, the staff were all top-notch! Willie Fernandez took care of our room and he was a delight. He went out of his way to ensure that we had a great ... Read more
amazingspirits
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Let's start with the good - Price was $199 inside cabin for 4 nights including Ultimate drink package. With port fees, all taxes and ALL gratuities we paid a total of $805 for the 2 of us. This included premium wines and drinks (up to ... Read more
Cream6
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
When I boarded the Norwegian Sky ship and found my room (inside 10th floor, room #0134) we passed a fan drying the smelly carpet that smelled like dirty dish water most likely from the dishwasher backing up and flooding the hallway we had ... Read more

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