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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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1,098 Norwegian Gem Cruise Reviews

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Our vacation began in Rochester, New York. A 6:00 am flight to JFK airport in NYC. We prearranged for GROUNDLINK car ... Read more
This was my 4th cruise and I have to say I was pleasantly surprised that an 11 night cruise flew by! I was a little ... 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
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
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

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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
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
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
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
So laid back..... tankdriver
01/15
My lady and I were very impressed with our overall experience. Getting through the embarkation process was amazingly ... Read more

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10 day cruise to Puerto Rico, St Thomas, Tortola (cancelled) and St. Maarten. Room 11649 inside aft. While the room was ... 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
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
01/15
We decided to book a Holiday cruise this year for the fist time ever. It was amazing! From the moment we walked onto ... Read more
01/15
First of the boat was amazing, the captain and crew were great. I stayed in 11510 with my wife and kids our housekeeper ... Read more

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I went again this year because it was close, New York port, because my experience was fantastic and amazing last year. ... Read more
Fifth NCL Gem Cruise LIcruiselover
01/15
We embarked for our Caribbean vacation on a crisp, but not cold, December day. Embarkation was simple and quick and we ... 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
My partner and I consulted a Norwegian Cruise Agent about the "Gem." He told us since its a week before Christmas most ... Read more

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Gem of a Cruise on the Gem Canadian cruiser452
12/14
Me and my wife drove down from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (9 hour drive) and stayed at the Holiday Inn - Fort Lee who ... Read more
1. FOOD a. We found that there was a sharp improvement in the food quality and taste, as compared with our cruise on ... Read more
12/14
Me and my wife selected this cruise as Christmas gifts to each of us, and because of the six ports we were visiting: ... Read more
To begin, let me say that this was a spur of the moment trip, on a ship that was supposed to be dry docked because of ... Read more
12/14
Best cruise ever!! have been on oasis of the seas and breakaway ..... small ships are the way to go. embarkation was ... Read more

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