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4.5 Editor's Rating
Editor's Note: As of January 2016, the Nickelodeon program will no longer be offered on Norwegian Gem. Norwegian takes a one-ship-fits-all approach to cruising with Gem, where rock climbing meets ...
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Donnellydaley
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our second cruise, first with Norweigan and first time leaving NY in winter. We didn't realize it would be ... Read more
HappyCruiser425
1 Review
Member Since 2012
90 Forum Posts
The day we embarked was a bit slow. After registration, we had to wait 20 minutes before entering the ship. Once on ... Read more
thehafts
1 Review
Member Since 2015
2 Forum Posts
First and foremost, if anyone is taking a cruise from NY and is looking for the least expensive way to get there, ... Read more
JCioc
3 Reviews
Member Since 2013
60 Forum Posts
Had another great time on the NCL Gem. I highly recommend the America's Cup Regatta Race. Top notch. Still have a few ... Read more
jeanjeaniecat
1 Review
Member Since 2009
12 Forum Posts
We are a family of 5, mum and dad (mid 50's) 2 daughters 25 & 27 and our 5 year old granddaughter, the ... Read more

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liveonbeach
1 Review
Member Since 2013
41 Forum Posts
The destinations, San Juan, St. Thomas, St. Maarteen, and Tortola were great destinations. The only problem is, for a ... Read more
Airbubble
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
29 Forum Posts
Our first time trying NCL and feel disappointed after boarding we found out the bowling alley had been removed, the new ... Read more
Liven42day
1 Review
Member Since 2015
24 Forum Posts
We stayed in cabin 9174, an aft balcony, absolutely awesome views. I was surprised how quite it was with the door ... Read more
RaMar
1 Review
Member Since 2002
843 Forum Posts
We are platinum members with NCL, but had not cruised with them for three years. I couldn't help myself but to make ... Read more
Fearlessly
1 Review
Member Since 2016
NCL promises much more than they deliver. * My partner was assured that for $300 we could have full-time Internet ... Read more

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jarosinski0
1 Review
Member Since 2016
We have been on approximately 15 cruises with 5 different carriers. We are not perfectionists, by any means ..... but ... Read more
BigK57
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
Well, Ive been on several cruises with NCL and Carnival and to several ports. But this cruise was The BEST!!!! We ... Read more
NoraH2016
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
Gem of a week The Norwegian Gem is a fantastic ship . Embarkation was a breeze! My partner and I have made ... Read more
Linc0426
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my family's first curise and it exceed our expectations. Everything one the chip was great from food , ... Read more
Alphapromo
4 Reviews
Member Since 2011
11 Forum Posts
Norwegian Gem Cruise dates: December 13th – December 23rd, 2015 1. Embarkation – The embarkation ... Read more

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Alphapromo
4 Reviews
Member Since 2011
11 Forum Posts
December 13th – December 23rd, 2015 The embarkation appeared much better than last year, but for what reason, ... Read more
NoraH2016
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
Gem of a week The Norwegian Gem is a fantastic ship . Embarkation was a breeze! My partner and I have made ... Read more
Dulacat
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I am a loyalty member and have been cruising with NCL for several years. I introduce a lot of friends to NCL but my ... Read more
300Cruises
2 Reviews
Member Since 2009
1 Forum Post
#1 Water slide did not work because of pump issues. Kids could only crowd the Hot tubs. #2 The non smoking casino in ... Read more
Zisl
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Norwegian GEM December 2015 Positives: The cabin steward we had was wonderful. He cleaned the cabin quickly, and ... Read more

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hendri2182
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I'll say at the outset that a 3 on Norwegian is often a 5 or better on a Carnival or similar. We enjoyed the cruise a ... Read more
seanugget
8 Reviews
Member Since 2009
230 Forum Posts
We recently got off the NCL Gem 12/03/15 to 12/13/15 sailing to the Eastern Caribbean. Overall it was a nice cruise. ... Read more
Jamiesgrandmother
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I recently moved from New York State of Washington State. The cruise gave me a chance to spent fun girl time with my ... Read more
pdot1010
1 Review
Member Since 2012
15 Forum Posts
Departed NYC on Mon. Nov 23rd and boarding was smooth and easy. This was our third time on the Gem and our 11th NCL ... Read more
luvs-2-cruz
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
12/15
This was our 2nd time on the Gem and what a difference a few years makes between cruises. For starters when we entered ... Read more

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