Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox

Norwegian Jewel Cruises

Home > Cruise Reviews > Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews
Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star rating
Gen-Xers pump iron and practice yoga alongside baby boomers wrapped in seaweed. Nearby, kids careen down a yellow water slide while their parents soak up the sun and tropical drinks. Seniors vie for ... read more
Overview | Cabins | Dining | Activities | Family | Itineraries | Deck Plans | More Reviews

Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews: 1133

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Group of 10 by Suroco29

This was our 6th cruise and our first on Norwegian. The Jewel allows too much smoking. The ... continue

Alaska 08/14 3.0 out of 5+
2nd Alaskan Cruise by DocBillyBob

I have been taking cruise vacations for over twenty years and have come to the conclusion that ... continue

Alaska 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Great Experience, Service, Beautiful boat! by mjcatlvr

From the moment we arrived at the terminal in Seattle, everything was terrific! After a little ... continue

Alaska 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Better than expected! by worldtraveler106

I title my review "better than expected" because after reading some of the recent reviews of the ... continue

Alaska 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Worst Cruise Ship I Have Been On by Tresa J

This was my 11th cruise, and my first (and probably last) cruise with Norwegian. I have heard ... continue

Alaska 08/14 2.0 out of 5+
Mostly great. Shame about the entertainment. by Ski Crazy!

I had only been on one other cruise, to the Caribbean with Celebrity, so wasn't sure what to ... continue

Alaska 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Alaska's a gem, but the Jewel falls short by RedRadish

* The Jewel: Not that old of a ship, but seems a bit old/dated. Caribbean colors & theme ... continue

Alaska 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Very Disappointing by arianatravel

This cruise was our only summer vacation; and we were all very excited for this prime ... continue

Alaska 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
The Jewel was nice but Alaska was ok by GoAndHaveFun

After having been on European, Mexican Riviera, Caribbean and Bahamas cruises, an Alaskan cruise ... continue

Alaska 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
NCL Jewel great experience by S C

We got back from NCL jewel 7 day cruise to Alaska. June 28 - July 5.  We had 2 rooms. 3 ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5+ out of 5+
A lovely time on the Jewel by orchid2010

We recently traveled in a party of 15 on the Jewel to Alaska, with members of our party ranging ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Family Cruise to Alaska by bobmoeconnor

First the Ship. The Jewel is a nice ship with some recent additions including a Humidor room, ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Amazing Alaska! by Doggonerebel

Even though my husband had 28 years of sailing experience, he had never been on a cruise. We ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Ready to explore Alaska again!! by NWLACruiser

Gorgeous, spectacular and breathtaking only begin to describe the sights and sounds from this ... continue

Alaska 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
General Comments by CHIKEMAZI

I really enjoyed meeting several crew members of whom I left comment cards and specifically ... continue

Alaska 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Mixed bag by

Just back from our cruise jun 27-jul 5 to Alaska from Seattle and the survey said "mixed ... continue

Alaska 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Horrible Food!!!!! DO NOT GO ON THIS CRUISE!!! by castles117

I have cruises a couple of times in the past (both times on Royal Caribbean), so I am not brand ... continue

Alaska 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Norwegian Jewel Food Is TERRIBLE by JayTuck

If you like food, even a little bit, I advise against travelling on the Norwegian Jewel (and by ... continue

Alaska 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Memorable Vacation Aboard the Jewel by Milleral

Embarkation: Was a breeze. Shortly after checking in we were escorted to lunch. After lunch and ... continue

Alaska 06/14 5+ out of 5+
North to Alaska by Toastboy

Having cruised many times, this was our first cruise with Norwegian. And since it was our ... continue

Alaska 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Not a cruise for families with babies by amurzy

The Good: The food in the specialty restaurants was very good. Service in these areas was fine ... continue

Alaska 06/14 Not Rated
I will never forget my first time by czbrat

Yes, this is my first cruise and it felt like I was being transported to another place in time. ... continue

Alaska 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
A major disappointment by lunapupnv

I had a mini-suite stateroom. When I first walked into the room, I was so pleased. It was a ... continue

Alaska 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
A truly remarkable trip by freedomatlast99

My wife and I took this trip based on how well liked similar cruises to Alaska were enjoyed. ... continue

Alaska 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Awesome vacation! A Trip not to be forgotten! by PamelaD

Enjoyed a cruise in mid-May that left from Seattle ,Washington and went to three Alaskan ports ... continue

Alaska 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
See reviews 26 - 50

Find the Lowest Prices on Norwegian Jewel
Departure Month
Compare deals from top travel sites:
Please select at least one vendor.
Avoya Travel
American Discount Cruises
Direct Line Cruises
Each selected website will open a new window.
Read Cruise Critic's Norwegian Jewel review
Read more about Norwegian Cruise Line
Write a cruise review!

About UsAdvertisingEditorial DisclaimerPress
PrivacySite MapStoreSubscribe

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add 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.