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4.5 Editor's Rating
Norwegian takes a one-ship-fits-all approach to cruising with Gem, where rock climbing meets shuffleboard and hot-stone massages meet Guitar Hero and chess played with comically large game pieces. Gem ...
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1,175 Norwegian Gem Cruise Reviews

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06/15
Went on a cruise with my social group and staff members that are involved with the group. First day leaving out of new ... Read more
06/15
We sailed on the Gem 6/13/15 - 6/21/15 and had a great time. We were a family of four that had two balconies on deck ... Read more
2 newbies and 3 seasoned cruisers, all in early 40's, sailed previously with Royal and Carnival Getting there: Paid ... Read more
06/15
from start to finish,the gem was spectaular..we had the penthouse rm 10500,and everything was vip service from the min ... Read more
Very Disappointed Cromwell19
06/15
I have been on several cruise and my previous experience with NCL was fabulous. Not so much this time. Firstly, the ... Read more

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Loved the Gem! travel_gal123
06/15
I am a 48 year female who was traveling with 3 other ladies. This was our 4th NCL cruise and we absolutely loved it. We ... Read more
Excellent cruise to Canada! LovingTheHighSeas
06/15
Thanks to our excellent cruise consultant we had another fantastic cruising experience with NCL. As usual, the crew ... Read more
Great Cruise Newyork15
06/15
This was my first cruise, it being the first cruise, was a great experience. The only problem was there were so many ... Read more
Better than The Breakaway NewCanaanBetty
06/15
We have been on the Jewel, Gem and Breakaway. If you like crowds and blasting noise that make your balcony sliders ... Read more
This morning we came back from our 8 night Florida/Bahamas cruise on the Gem. She is the smallest ship that we have ... Read more

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Great Trip! Barb1954
06/15
I go on 4-6 cruises a year. Went in April and am going in June, so I ran out of people I would be willing to share a ... Read more
06/15
I have cruised at least 13 times and the Gem was so far the Largest Ship. I was a bit overwhelmed and I didn't feel ... Read more
This was my boyfriend and I first time. I was excited for the birthday celebration and our much needed vacation. We ... Read more
Good Experience newmenewc30
06/15
For my first cruise it was good. My room was made up when asked and even when not. The staff was helpful and friendly. ... Read more
Let me start by saying we are experienced cruisers with over 30 cruises under out belt. We prefer Princess..but have ... Read more

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First Cruise! bougainvilleas
06/15
This was my first cruise ever, and I wasn't sure what to expect. I went with my boyfriend and his family, who were ... Read more
Best Cruise Ever susan6950
06/15
My husband and I have just returned from our week long cruise on the NCL Gem. Having been on 19 cruises I can honestly ... Read more
06/15
I have cruised Norwegian 6 times and have always enjoyed the cruise with them. I enjoyed this cruise but found they had ... Read more
Great Vacation! Sweetseas755
06/15
We sailed on the Norwegian Gem from NY the week of May 18, 2015. I love Norwegian for cruising. The crew, all of them, ... Read more
Cruising Datil
06/15
Excellent service! crew was extremely nice n willing to help all ! Very organized ! Norwegian have thought of ... Read more

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A Cruise Is What You Make It 2floatinggamblers
06/15
Although there were some issues with safety, crowded public areas, etc. one must choose to make the best of it in order ... Read more
The 1st and only complaint I have ever had with NCL happened on this cruise and it is not a staff issue it is an NCL ... Read more
Best Cruise I've Taken So Far 2floatinggamblersother1/2
06/15
I have been on 4 cruises and the Gem was my favorite cruise to date. I enjoyed it much more than the Breakaway due to ... Read more
Norwegian Gem SpookynDigger
05/15
Although this was not our first cruise, it was our first experience with NCL. We were part of a large group of 650 ... Read more
Dangerous for children vacation 2015
05/15
The pool was dangerously overcrowded, so much so that a ten year old child drowned in the pool this week. The noise ... Read more

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