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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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1,376 Norwegian Dawn Cruise Reviews

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04/15
Our first cruise and absolutely wonderful Very organized at embarkment. We got the Oceanview room with 3 by 4 ft ... Read more
04/15
After reading the other reviews of this ship I really wonder if we were on the same ship. I had a few conversations on ... Read more
04/15
Like other cruises there are good and bad. The entertainment, I thought, was great. They had broadway style productions ... Read more
Not impressed spinsbabe
04/15
This was our 20th cruise but our first on NCL. Our cabin, an oceanview w/balcony was nice but a bit smaller than we're ... Read more
This was my 20th cruise, 1st time on NCL Dawn. The biggest disappointment was the food. Since this is a big part of ... Read more

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We have cruised many times and this was our fourth NCL cruise. I was pretty disappointed in many aspects. Food was ok ... Read more
This was our 3rd cruise and 1st on NCL. We drove to New Orleans and working with Angle at Machu Picchu was excellent ... Read more
Always A Pleasure bamacruisersDJJ
04/15
This is our 4th NCL Cruise and our first time in a suite. The service and staff was top notch. We were treated like ... Read more
This is our 2nd time on the Dawn (last time was March 2013). We have fallen in love with Suite 10506!! The minute we ... Read more
Bored on Board eileendenny
04/15
From the moment we walked on board we were bombarded with staff members hawking paintings, jewelery and diamonds. There ... Read more

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First NCL Cruise Traumaman
04/15
My wife and 2 teenage kids shared a mini-suite. Size was decent, about the size of a small hotel room. the balcony was ... Read more
Mediocre Cruise summed it up for me already. No more explanation needed if you read their review. Service is ... Read more
Travelling from Australia and spending time in New Orleans we were excited to be boarding Norwegian Dawn. We are ... Read more
Love NCL! singsong01
04/15
I've had a total of 4 cruises on NCL (10/19/03 - Majesty; 10/12/08 - Dream; 4/21/12 - Dawn; 10/18/13 - Dawn) and have ... Read more
Spring Break Cruise boringkids
04/15
The employees were all wonderful except guy at front desk (can't recall name, but he had black hair and wore dark ... Read more

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Trip of a Lifetime azstrider44
04/15
This was our first cruise and it was a lot of years in the making. We had high expectations and booked it about a year ... Read more
My first cruise was twelve years ago. It was a cruise to the Caribbean out of New Orleans. It was amazing. I prayed ... Read more
Great cruise! THorton
04/15
We have cruised 5 times now and are addicted!! Three of those being with NCL which is our favorite. We look for a ... Read more
We are a young/middle aged couple (37 and 27) from FL. We took a cruise on the Norwegian Dawn for our Honeymoon. We ... Read more
Embarkation was smooth, departure on time. Ports of call: Cozumel, Belize City, Roaton (island off Honduras) and Costa ... Read more

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First Time Cruisers GeneandMel0493
04/15
First I want to say that I spent alot of time reading reviews on this site to prepare for our cruise and it was so very ... Read more
Went with friends over spring break. They were all already booked on Norwegian. We had never sailed with Norwegian. We ... Read more
04/15
We didn't realize how many college kids would be running around the ship, but for the most part there was no problem. A ... Read more
Mediocre Cruise smjcincy
04/15
This was my third cruise in three years and I was looking forward to checking out Norwegian. I must say that I was ... Read more
Shop around Pat1556
04/15
Was disappointed. This was our 14th cruise and did not meet standards of similar ships. Sewage smell from commode from ... Read more

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