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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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1,086 Norwegian Gem Cruise Reviews

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This was my 7th cruise with a major cruise line and I have been always satisfied or amazed by all other cruises - until ... Read more
Cruised with my wife and her 90 and 87 year old parents. Check in was easy and simplified by a pre reservation with ncl ... Read more
02/15
Just took a 9-day cruise to the Eastern Caribbean on the NCL Gem - the ship needs updating and I was disappointed to ... Read more
We are frequent NCL cruisers, and this was the fifth time we had been on the Gem. Don't let anyone fool you with talk ... Read more
My boyfriend and I are 29 years old and have been several cruises on other major lines. Primarily, we have disembarked ... Read more

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Satisfied Exchief16
02/15
9 day cruise from NYC was great to get away from the cold. I have sailed on NCL before. I choose the Gem because of the ... Read more
01/15
This was my second cruise with NCL and on the Gem. I have to say I enjoyed it three years ago and I enjoyed it even ... Read more
10 day cruise to Puerto Rico, St Thomas, Tortola (cancelled) and St. Maarten. Room 11649 inside aft. While the room was ... Read more
Best Experience croccou
01/15
This was my frist cruise so I didn't know what to expect. I had high expectations, this cruise beat them by a land ... Read more
This was our eighth cruise aboard an NCL ship and our second aboard Gem. Both my wife and I first sailed aboard cruise ... Read more

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Gem 1/29/15 Tashmoogirl
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01/15
Cruised with my BFF.We arrived at the terminal at around 10:30 and were directed to the waiting area for boarding group ... Read more
Extremely disappointed beckyberry822
01/15
I have only been on 3 cruises including this one, so I don't have a lot to compare this cruise to. My 2 previous ... Read more
01/15
Having only cruised 2x prior to this and only on Carnival I felt I made a step up in my cruise experience. I said I ... Read more
Nothing good to say so i will keep it short and sweet 1- Embarkation... fair at best 2- Cabin..... It was good but ... Read more
Our vacation began in Rochester, New York. A 6:00 am flight to JFK airport in NYC. We prearranged for GROUNDLINK car ... Read more

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We sailed out of New York on Jan. 30th for a 10 day cruise in the Eastern Caribbean that visited San Juan, Tortola, St ... Read more
This was my first cruise and I had high expectations. Most of my expectations were met. Embarkation was a breeze for ... Read more
This was our Second Honeymoon and while we've been on many cruises, this was our first out of NYC in the middle of ... Read more
My boyfriend and I were first-time cruisers, and were a little hesitant, as we didn't know what to expect. First of ... Read more
A great experience JackieKav
01/15
I don't normally write reviews after a holiday but felt that i wanted to put in my two cents with all of the other ... Read more

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01/15
This was my fifth cruise overall but first Norwegian cruise. I have done 2 Royal Caribbean cruises and 2 Carnival ... Read more
Great value stacey226
01/15
I enjoyed this boat and the cruise line immensely. Freestyle cruising is the way to go. Plenty of activities available ... Read more
My wife took me on the cruise to celebrate my 65th birthday. We had a great time. Getting on the ship in New York was a ... Read more
Great Time on Gem! dvdgunner
12/14
Just off the 9 night Eastern Caribbean with my 10 year old daughter and wife. Took Megabus from Buffalo to Manhattan ... Read more
12/14
Just came back from a 9-nights cruise with NCL GEM to eastern Caribbean. We had 4 ports of call. St. Thomas and St. ... Read more

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