Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox
Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Norwegian Dawn Cruise Reviews

Filter reviews by:
Your selections (clear selections):
Norwegian (NCL) x
Norwegian Dawn x
Norwegian Dawn
Norwegian Dawn
Member Reviews
69% Loved It
Cruise Critic Review
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 ...
Read full professional review >>
Departure Dates:
2014
DEC
21
SUN
DEC
28
SUN
2015
JAN
04
SUN
JAN
11
SUN
JAN
18
SUN
JAN
25
SUN
FEB
01
SUN
FEB
08
SUN
FEB
15
SUN
More

1,288 Norwegian Dawn Cruise Reviews

Cruiser rating
Excellent
592
Very Good
293
Average
188
Poor
104
Terrible
67
See reviews for
Family Cruises
Family Cruises
255
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
68
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
56
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
35
Rating Summary
Dining
Public Rooms
Cabin
Entertainment
Value for Money
Service
Our 3rd cruise from Boston to Bermuda was perfect. We travelled with a family of 6, with 2 people over 55; and 4 "kids" ... Read more
Not rated
08/14
About us.. 6 cruises with 2 on the Dawn.. Couple in 50's  Sailed last year with 4 kids.. This year--just us! Some ... Read more
Bermuda or Bust Crusinwithfamily
08/14
We recently returned from a wonderful cruise on the NCL Dawn out of Boston to celebrate our 30th Wedding Anniversary. ... Read more
Underwhelmed! kdouty
08/14
I guess I should start by saying its all about expectations. I have only cruised two other times, both with Carnival, ... Read more
07/14
This was our first time cruising with NCL. We chose this cruise because we live in Massachusetts and did not want to ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian Dawn Cruises

07/14
My family and I went on the July 18-25, 2014 cruise to Bermuda. My parents had a balcony room and me and my 2 sisters ... Read more
We were in Suite 12022 on Deck 12. First let me say the interior of the suite was more than adequate and well designed. ... Read more
This was our first time on a cruise for my wife and I so we had no point of reference or preset expectations of what to ... Read more
Our 1st Cruise mhoff1993
07/14
Never having been on a cruise before I was not sure what I was getting into. I have heard of the horror stories of ... Read more
07/14
I have taken this sailing several times before. This was the first time I was able to see how handicapped are handled ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian Dawn Cruises

It is very important to separate the sweet smiling people taking care of us from the bean counters you feel lurking ... Read more
Relax Donoilman
07/14
For background, I have sailed RCC and HA in suites only. This cruise we booked middle middle 9120 which sailing after ... Read more
07/14
Embarkation:  My son, daughter-in-law, husband and I got to the pier at about 10:30, dropped our luggage with a ... Read more
I went on the NCL Dawn from Boston to Bermuda. The food was terrible. It was under coked and contained too many spices ... Read more
Just average smjones
07/14
When we first entered our room, we went out to the balcony. There were toenail clippings on the floor. The balcony ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian Dawn Cruises

This is the second cruise I have been on, the first being a Caribbean cruise on Royal Caribbean. I liked RC much ... Read more
The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly. It is the morning of July 4th, and I just got back from my first family cruise on the ... Read more
Just got back from our cruise and I'm not one for long reviews so I will make this short. Overall the ship was ... Read more
Not rated
06/14
My wife and I went on the May 30th cruise from Boston to Bermuda. This was our 7th cruise. 5th with Norwegian, 3rd on ... Read more
Recently on the Dawn, Boston to Bermuda, in a suite for the 1st time. My wife and I ( our 4th cruise)and our 2 adult ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian Dawn Cruises

BACKGROUND This is my fifth overall cruise and first with NCL. All of my previous cruises were with Carnival to ... Read more
We are a couple, in our late 50s/early 60s. This was our 5th cruise on NCL. We are mostly loyal to NCL so we are now ... Read more
Suite Life on the Dawn cruzin_ga_gal
06/14
As background, I am a veteran D+ of RCL, Carnival and HAL and only sailed with NCL once before. This cruise was booked ... Read more
Embarkation was a breeze - very quick and informative. Relative to dining, we found the buffet of good quality and ... Read more
Wonderful cruise warrior69
06/14
This was our third Bermuda cruise. We like the Bermuda itinerary because unlike other cruises you get to spend days ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian Dawn Cruises

Sponsored links

Sponsored links

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.