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69% Loved It
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4.5 Editor's Rating
Norwegian Dawn debuted in 2002 as the third ship in the Norwegian fleet to accommodate the line's Freestyle Cruising concept. It maintains an atmosphere of casual flexibility, emanating in large part from the ...
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snegourka
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I felt like I was living in an infomercial where I was bombarded with "buy me". the Cruise line has a ... Read more
texasreb
7 Reviews
Member Since 2013
66 Forum Posts
I have been on this ship several times. Age, and needing the refit really shows now. Getting on and off was no ... Read more
Gretah
1 Review
Member Since 2016
Granted it was a great deal in terms of price but it was the absolute worst cruise I have ever been on. We booked a ... Read more
T-Rose
1 Review
Member Since 2009
14 Forum Posts
1/16
I was told NCL was the bottom of the barrel of cruising. I am not sure why because this ship was clean, the staff was ... Read more
InDreams
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I have cruised 8 or 9 times previously, all on Celebrity. But my girlfriend and I decided at the last minute to take ... Read more

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kasmom95
1 Review
Member Since 2016
1/16
Norwegian Dawn January 17-24 2016 Leaving out of New Orleans Traveled with a party of 9 Room 8558 Room 8527 ... Read more
jofred
3 Reviews
Member Since 2012
We (4) are experienced cruisers over the years. My wife and I honeymooned on an NCL ship 32 years ago and it was ... Read more
jerrybird
1 Review
Member Since 2007
3 Forum Posts
This is the second time on the Dawn (husband and myself), 5th with NCL. Have also cruised with Carnival once and ... Read more
wingdingjg
1 Review
Member Since 2005
94 Forum Posts
Our review is for the Norwegian Dawn sailing for 10 to 17 January 2017. This would be our first NCL cruise after three ... Read more
tnbuilder64
1 Review
Member Since 2015
3 Forum Posts
New Orleans being my closest port has Carnival & Norwegian only. Ive cruised 4 times on Carnivals Dream ship but ... Read more

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Apollo123
1 Review
Member Since 2016
2 Forum Posts
1/16
Let me begin by saying We Stole It!!! With the above in mind it's difficult to write a bad review but we were ... Read more
BluntKnife
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I came off of the Dawn Cruise that was New Orleans-Cozumel-Roatan-Belize. In general, the service was spotty, cruise ... Read more
IrishCowboy
1 Review
Member Since 2010
24 Forum Posts
A little bit about us. My wife and I have cruised on Disney 21 times and once on Carnival prior to this cruise. Our ... Read more
SteveMiller
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first ever ocean cruise. We'd been talking about trying cruising for a few years but done nothing about ... Read more
Platium Member
1 Review
Member Since 2016
We tried NCL Spirit 5 years ago and was very underwhelmed but we thought we would try again just because it work best ... Read more

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travelingmead@gmail.com
1 Review
Member Since 2016
This was our 14th cruise in 20yrs, the 1st with NCL. Most of our cruises have been with Holland America or Royal ... Read more
keatingfamily2001
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I am still recovering from our cruise so I will keep this short. Our family of 5 had two interior staterooms - kids in ... Read more
BostonGal35
7 Reviews
Member Since 2012
5 Forum Posts
We were on the January 3 sailing of the Dawn, leaving from New Orleans. This was our 7th NCL Cruise (previously sailed ... Read more
skii456
1 Review
Member Since 2016
We took Norwegian cruise many years ago to New England, was an old ship and terrible. So we had very low expectation ... Read more
eip
1 Review
Member Since 2009
70 Forum Posts
Let me start by saying my wife and I had a BLAST! We do not remember the last time we took a vacation (land or cruise) ... Read more

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mmensch17
3 Reviews
Member Since 2010
8 Forum Posts
We have been on multiple cruises split fairly evenly between NCL and Royal Caribbean. We chose Norwegian Dawn for New ... Read more
Aturnee
1 Review
Member Since 2006
77 Forum Posts
Sailed with three friends and two of their 16 year old granddaughters. Two of us have been on this itinerary many times ... Read more
warmnow
1 Review
Member Since 2011
Sailed on the Norwegian Dawn December 20-27 with my husband and teen age daughter and was overall quite disappointed. ... Read more
polandjc
1 Review
Member Since 2015
3 Forum Posts
This was my first time on Norwegian and second cruise ever. I did like the freestyle approach though it can become ... Read more
Dr BT
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Overall, the Dawn was a nice ship and the crew were very pleasant and helpful. Food was OK in the buffet area and ... Read more

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