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71% Loved It
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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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Traveller1214
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The cruise to Eastern Caribbean on Norwegian Gem was a delightful time. We enjoyed all the shows especially the band ... Read more
Anonymous2
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I wanted to share/add a few notes from our recent trip. But first, I want to thank all the other reviewers who provided ... Read more
ZAGIBA
1 Review
Member Since 2010
We have taken this same cruise 1 1/2 yrs ago, so we knew what to expect. Boy were we wrong. Since the ... Read more
Phipsfolly
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my first cruise with Norwegian and I must say that I was a bit disappointed. The cabin was nice and ... Read more
nsb06751
9 Reviews
Member Since 2006
1 Forum Post
This was #5 cruise on NCL out of 21 cruises. The good, the bad and the ugly: The Good: The ship is recently ... Read more

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The Cruiser 1000
4 Reviews
Member Since 2015
1 Forum Post
The NCL Gem is a really nice ship that bridges older ships like the Dawn with the newer Breakaway class ships. It has ... Read more
travelady65
4 Reviews
Member Since 2012
492 Forum Posts
I embarked at the Manhattan Terminal....Got down there by 9:30am....going through security and check in was a ... Read more
Presbycruiser
1 Review
Member Since 2015
319 Forum Posts
I booked this cruise on an impulse ... I had received some bad personal news in May (i.e., my marriage was crumbling ... Read more
green cruiser 2
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I have cruised many lines - mostly Royal Caribbean, and Princess and once on Cunard. This cruise on NCL was my second ... Read more
Deedee85
1 Review
Member Since 2013
77 Forum Posts
This was my 7th cruise but only my second on NCL. The other was in 2005. I am not stuck to one particular brand. I tend ... Read more

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parman247
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our 4th NCL cruise and we thought it would great going on a "just" refurbished ship; not so as we ... Read more
HTC2015
1 Review
Member Since 2015
11/15
We booked through ncl...what the agent told us was not true and when we tried to have any issues resolved the answer ... Read more
jleslie48
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
45 Forum Posts
Well fans of the Gem here is what you care about most: The Gem has come out of the refit looking and feeling great. I ... Read more
musicalboxes
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
This was our 4th NCL cruise and it was disappointing. First it took 2 1/2 to get on board. We were waiting for ... Read more
RandiRN
3 Reviews
Member Since 2010
I was a returning passenger to NCL and the Gem. This was my 4th NCL cruise, and 14th cruise overall. I has last sailed ... Read more

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queenbeemig
3 Reviews
Member Since 2010
2 Forum Posts
After a loyal Royal cruiser with a stint on Celebrity and Princess, we decided to give Norwegian a try. The deal they ... Read more
mlkajk
1 Review
Member Since 2015
11/15
My husband & I celebrated our 50th Wedding Anniversary on the GEM sailing out of NYC on November 13th, our ... Read more
Emtcop
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I have been on cruises. My last cruise was Royal Caribbean Allure of the Seas and that was amazing. Food was great ... Read more
Gingerbucket
1 Review
Member Since 2015
1 Forum Post
The NCL Gem was a delightful experience. The crew was so nice and helpful.. the food was excellent.. the entertainment ... Read more
stillbliss
1 Review
Member Since 2015
3 Forum Posts
To me, what makes a cruise memorable are the staff. My recent cruise with Norwegian makes me want to make them my first ... Read more

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vince martorano
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The staff on the Norwegian Gem made the vacation spectacular. We loved our Haven stateroom and separate facilities and ... Read more
lizcolly
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We cruised on the NCL Gem October 20, 2015 to October 30, 2015 We had previously cruised on the NCL Epic and NCL ... Read more
Michelee70
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my first cruise & I’m glad I went w/a friend’s recommendation to cruise with NCL (thanks ... Read more
crader91
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I usually always sailed Carnival or Royal Caribbean but now I am hooked on Norwegian, from the time I embarked until I ... Read more
Hearthosesteeldrumsplayin
1 Review
Member Since 2014
16 Forum Posts
We booked this cruise with our longtime friends, who were celebrating their 30th anniversary. We had the owner's suite ... Read more

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