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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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1,035 Norwegian Gem Cruise Reviews

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10/14
Embarkation was a breeze! Got to port around 11am. Walked right in, got picture taken, sat in our assigned area about 5 ... Read more
Just back from a great cruise on the beautiful NCL Gem. This cruise was a trip with my mother who is 78 and I am 53. I ... Read more
We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. It was our first time on NCL. Our embarkation went well. We flew into ... Read more
52 Cruises 300Cruises
09/14
This was the best cruise in 52 and 22 on NCL. The Officers, Staff and crew are the most friendly, courteous and ... Read more
Great Cruise JBABLPMC
09/14
We arrived in NYC around 11:00 and by 11:30 we were on the ship. Went to buffet for a good lunch. Room was ready by 1 ... Read more

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09/14
Drove from Rochester NY to Manhattan cruise port and parked for week at the parking area for NCL cruise ship at Dock ... Read more
09/14
My wife and I are back from a fabulous 7 day cruise on the NCL Gem to Canada and New England. This was the first cruise ... Read more
My sister-in-law and I went on this cruise and we are both in our early 60's. I have been on the Gem before when she ... Read more
We cruised on Norwegian Gem at the end of August, going to Port Canaveral, Great Stirrup Cay and Nassau, Bahamas. I ... Read more
09/14
This was our third time with this itinerary, the fourth time on the Gem, the eighth time on NCL and the tenth cruise ... Read more

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09/14
I'm sorry, if my review will be grammaticly incorrect, english is my second language. My experience with this ship was ... Read more
Never Again CruisingBrian
09/14
Imagine my surprise: Norwegian is as bad as Carnival. I booked this cruise because I wanted a convenient fun quick ... Read more
Awesome jasodra
09/14
this was our first cruise which was recommended by my brother and family whom they have went on this cruise August 2013 ... Read more
I will start off by saying that this was our best vacation ever. This was our first Cruise and we were having doubts ... Read more
09/14
This was the first time we went on a cruise and frankly the cruise exceeded all expectations. Our party had a ... Read more

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08/14
Some good, some bad, some ugly - SHIP IN GENERAL *Nice ship! Plenty of space. *For a 2007, it is really not aging ... Read more
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08/14
The bf and I chose to sail with Norwegian for our second cruise. Our first one we took with Celebrity in May of 2013. ... Read more
FABULOUS! Andrea57spins
08/14
Just returned from the Gem on Saturday, August 16th. DD and I cruise once a year together and we both had a great time. ... Read more
Pretty awesome cruise Cruisingadvice101
08/14
Well, this past march, I looked into the Norwegian Cruise Line for not the first time. Then, I thought, why not try out ... Read more
I would rate this cruise at 2 stars out of 6. In my mind, the overall rating of the cruise is "Fair". I also want to ... Read more

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Amazing Cruise starrcrossed
08/14
I just returned home from a cruise with my boyfriend from NYC to Florida and the Bahamas on the Norwegian Gem ... Read more
This was the first cruise for my family, leaving on the Norwegian Gem from the NY Cruise Terminal. How convenient! ... Read more
We sailed 7/4 out of New York. This was our 2nd NCL cruise and 11th cruise overall. We were a total party of 15 people ... Read more
07/14
I will start my review With EMBARKMENT......embarkment didn't go as I thought it would. It was alittle difficult ... Read more
Fantastic terrysk
07/14
We boarded in New York, there were 3 of us. We had priority boarding so we never got our Embarkation Photo. We were ... Read more

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