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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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1,178 Norwegian Gem Cruise Reviews

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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
First cruise davida merems karabin
05/15
This was my first cruise and we chose the Norwegian Gem. We were on deck 11 and had a balcony, WOW, I am spoiled now, ... Read more
This was our 10th cruise but the first time cruising in Norwegian. Unfortunately it is likely to be our last with this ... Read more

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While I didn't consider Norwegian a bargain basement cruise line, based on the poor service, facilities, practices and ... Read more
Mixed Bag claudesta
05/15
We were part of a large group that included its own entertainment. Most of us had cruised before as part of similar ... Read more
06/15
For first time cruiser's... lack of communication by staff was the most frustrating and confusing thing. We missed ... Read more
Great Cruise! tiredlady
05/15
Pros: 1) 7 days is a good amount of time to be away - not too long but long enough to feel that it was a vacation ... Read more
05/15
We went on this cruise from NYC last week and overall, it was a good cruise. Our ship was the Norwegian Gem and it was ... Read more

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Fabulous and Exciting rtroino506@aol.com
05/15
Me and my husband fully recommended. Was our first cruise experience, we enjoy it so very much. Excellent service, nice ... Read more
First Cruise waspe
05/15
This was our first cruise experience we decided on a balcony room and I personally feel this was worth the extra I ... Read more
First time on NCL for my partner and me, and I think the Gem was a good 1st choice on the cruise line. We've sailed on ... Read more
First cruise Rosiep30
05/15
My boyfriend and I took a cruise on the Norwegian Gem. It was a first cruise for both of us. We enjoyed it a great deal ... Read more
Terrific family vacation Christine1330
05/15
This was our first cruise, we LOVED it! We look forward to booking next year with Norwegian. We enjoyed the variety of ... Read more

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A nice little ship in our home port, this was our second sailing on the Gem and allready booked for our next in ... Read more
Great Crew SBWashington
05/15
This was my 6th NCL cruise and 13th overall. My friends and I were on back to back cruises. First from NYC to Puerto ... Read more
This was my second time on the gem. My kids loved teen and kids club. Loved the gem just as much the second time ... Read more
05/15
This is my 8th cruise and my 5th with NCL. NCL keeps getting better and better. The food was amazing and the staff ... Read more
Wonderfully Satisfied Chinnychintwitchy
05/15
I will try to be thorough but not too long winded. Booked with a travel agency (6 months prior to sailing), who screwed ... Read more

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05/15
Good things first: the entertainments were good. Multiple good choices of entertainments after the nightly show at ... Read more
We have just completed our 9 day cruise on the Norwegian Gem from the port of NY to the Caribbean and back. We ... Read more
Our wedding cruise Tanyamokros11
04/15
My in laws go on a lot of cruises,so when we got engaged and mentioned we wanted a beach wedding, they suggested a ... Read more
Although it was an enjoyable vacation, the ship itself was just average compared to other cruises that we have been on. ... Read more
Excellent cruise 2ndtimerDawn
06/15
This Was our second cruise. I am 50, my kids 22 and 15. Their words "best vacation ever and when can we go ... Read more

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