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Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star 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. ... read more
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Norwegian Gem Cruise Reviews: 1019

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
NCL Gem - never again by Chief13

Some good, some bad, some ugly -


*Nice ship! Plenty of ... continue

Bahamas 08/14 2.0 out of 5+
Okay, but there are several flaws. by Dana188

The bf and I chose to sail with Norwegian for our second cruise. Our first one we took with ... continue

Bahamas 08/14 Not Rated
FABULOUS! by Andrea57spins

Just returned from the Gem on Saturday, August 16th. DD and I cruise once a year together and we ... continue

Bahamas 08/14 5+ out of 5+
Amazing Cruise by starrcrossed

I just returned home from a cruise with my boyfriend from NYC to Florida and the Bahamas on the ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Beautiful ship and crew...not sure I like cruising though by Zaleina

This was the first cruise for my family, leaving on the Norwegian Gem from the NY Cruise ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Attention to detail SERIOUSLY lacking by Jc3165

We sailed 7/4 out of New York. This was our 2nd NCL cruise and 11th cruise overall.

We ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Wonderful cruise on NCL GEM by bklynangel

I will start my review With EMBARKMENT......embarkment didn't go as I thought it would. It was ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Great Trip on the Norwegian Gem 06/21/2014 by amflor

We recently returned from a fabulous week on the Gem- June 21-28th out of NYC.

I never ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
6/23 Cruise review from couple with 4 and 8 year old kids by dguerreiro5512

Ok, this was written real time while on the boat and is a mix of review/comments and tips but I ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Genuine Gem! by ldohe

This was my 4th cruise on the Gem (love it!), 8th Norwegian cruise, 15th cruise overall. I ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful time on the Gem by mkalio

We arrived at the Port in NYC at 11 am on June 7th , and there you had the usually craziness and ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Nice cruise, everything was fine. by Mar y Sol

Was it spectacular? No, but cruising just isn't what it used to be 25 years ago. OK, so what do ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Can't wait to do it again!! by fluffnstuff36

This cruise was my Christmas gift to my mom, 3 daughters, and son in-law. I have to first say it ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic Time - Great Ship - Great Service by susan6950

My husband and I just returned from our cruise aboard the Gem. Let me start by saying this was ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Hmmmmmmmmmm but yes will do it again by !cocruising!

1. We had a Romance package which we paid $139 however Champagne came with no glass and ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Norwegian Gem Cruise To The Bahamas-LOVED IT!! by blackshadrack

Me and my lady sailed from NYC on the Norwegian Gem on March 31st to June 7th. I'm two days back ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Norwegian Gem Ship/ Great First Time Cruise by Ava04

This Was My Husband & I First Cruise. The Ship Was Beautiful & The Staff Was The Best, ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Pampered to the max in an owners suite by Bullies3

Drove to Pier 88 from southern New Jersey via the Lincoln Tunnel. The directions posted on the ... continue

Bahamas 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Nice cruise but there's room for improvement! by djsmith773

Just got back from the GEM leaving out of NYC. This was my first ... and last ... time leaving ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
The GOOD & BAD of NYC to Bahamas on the GEM by pbnjrockette

We booked this cruise to celebrate a friend's birthday just ONE week before the ship was to ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 3.0 out of 5+
The Gem is fantastic! by sparks1093

A little about ourselves- there were 5 of us on this trip, DW and myself (47 and 55), a family ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
First time on Norwegian by CruiseLadyCR

I went on the Norwegian gem from May 10-17th and had a great time! We had a Penthouse with Large ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 5+ out of 5+
affordable cruise by big maggie

the gem is an older ship that was remodeled its a smaller ship we had about 2700 people its ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 3.0 out of 5+
May 2, 2014 Cruise to Nowhere by travelady65

I went on this cruise because i am sailing her in December to the eastern caribbean, and i ... continue

Cruise to Nowhere 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Pretty awesome cruise by Cruisingadvice101

Well, this past march, I looked into the Norwegian Cruise Line for not the first time. Then, I ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
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