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Nearly 10 years old, Norwegian Jewel has definitely lost some of its luster. But a new pub, computerized photo gallery and some funky digital signage added during a 2014 dry dock give the ship a touch of ...
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1,173 Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews

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First a little about us: Both of us are in our early 60's and just the two of us cruised. We've been on 3 Carnival ... Read more
My husband and I took our first cruise in about 20 years on the Pacific Coastal Cruise, 9/ 20-25/2014). Since we were ... Read more
09/14
We sailed on the Norwegian Jewel on an Inland Passage Alaskan cruise in September 2014. This was our first cruise and ... Read more
09/14
This was the first cruise my husband and I have ever taken. The cruise was arranged through Country Family Reunion and ... Read more
An Alaskan Gem Dannysgirl2011
09/14
The tour group I was with had travelled to Seattle to join the ship on the Rocky Mountaineer. It was a great journey ... Read more

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Smooth Sailing greggliz@comcast.net
09/14
The ship, crew, food and entertainment were great. As usual the drimks were expensive. The onboard activities were fun ... Read more
OK, first off, I very rarely write reviews. But after reading so many bad reviews about this cruise I decided I would ... Read more
09/14
First off the Seattle airport is a giant pain. We had a very long walk to the baggage area and then there was a real ... Read more
August 23-30 was cloudy, drizzly, rainy, cool but we still managed to do all we had planned. Embarkation was a breeze. ... Read more
This was our first cruise ever and not knowing what to expect, I read a lot of reviews here on Cruise Critic. Now that ... Read more

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09/14
We had a group of 4 cruised with NCL Jewel before Xmas last year. Since this is our first time, there is no reference ... Read more
This was our first cruise and nothing like expected. It was all so noisy with Americans hootin' and hollerin' from ... Read more
FANTASTIC!!! weims4life
09/14
This was our first cruise and our first time visiting Alaska. Norwegian Cruise Lines and specifically the Norwegian ... Read more
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09/14
I was pleasantly surprised with our choice of travel this year, not because of the destination, but because the cruise ... Read more
NCL Jewel to Alaska goingfunplaces1
08/14
Four of us were on the NCL Jewel to Alaska from Seattle August 16-23. It was a fantastic experience and our weather was ... Read more

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Group of 10 Suroco29
08/14
This was our 6th cruise and our first on Norwegian. The Jewel allows too much smoking. The casino was a smokers ... Read more
2nd Alaskan Cruise DocBillyBob
08/14
I have been taking cruise vacations for over twenty years and have come to the conclusion that there is no all-in-one ... Read more
From the moment we arrived at the terminal in Seattle, everything was terrific! After a little paperwork and processing ... Read more
I had only been on one other cruise, to the Caribbean with Celebrity, so wasn't sure what to expect with NCL. I was ... Read more
Better than expected! worldtraveler106
08/14
I title my review "better than expected" because after reading some of the recent reviews of the Jewel before I ... Read more

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This was my 11th cruise, and my first (and probably last) cruise with Norwegian. I have heard that the Norwegian Pearl ... Read more
* The Jewel: Not that old of a ship, but seems a bit old/dated. Caribbean colors & theme throughout (sails there in ... Read more
Very Disappointing arianatravel
07/14
This cruise was our only summer vacation; and we were all very excited for this prime destination and for some quality ... Read more
We got back from NCL jewel 7 day cruise to Alaska. June 28 - July 5.  We had 2 rooms. 3 kids and MIL, DW and ... Read more
07/14
We recently traveled in a party of 15 on the Jewel to Alaska, with members of our party ranging in age from 4 to 76. ... Read more

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