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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: 1018

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Create a fame and go to sleep! by wendyagarrido

Norwegian didn't impressed me, too expensive for a big name which offer just a few options, I'd ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 2.0 out of 5+
The good outweighs the bad by jac394

For those of us who take care of everyone in our lives 24/7 (literally), a 9 day cruise after ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 2.0 out of 5+
Great Time! by iazzepa1

Just got off the Gem. I traveled with my husband, two sons (7 and 10), sister and brother in ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Wonderful cruise on a Gem of a ship!! by buffygirl

Embarkation on 4/5/14-out of New York was a breeze! Lines moved quickly and check in was easy. ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Appalled! by msconwell

My family and I set out on April 4th, 2014 for a one night cruise to nowhere for my grandmothers ... continue

Cruise to Nowhere 04/14 1.0 out of 5+
A Gem of a Cruise by Ranthos

To Start with after 8 Cruise i find the longer thru the winter I wait the better the Cruise! ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Great cruise overall by TriviaFanOnABoat

The Gem is an ok ship for what it is. However, I found that it lacked a few of the amenities of ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
THE MOST AMAZING CRUISE by caribbeancruising5

This cruise was amazing. It was the first cruise of the 5 of us being together and we have ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Much Better than Expected - The Haven IS Heavenly!!! by cindilouwho

Departing from New York in winter (should be spring but THAT was nowhere to be found during the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Good vacation, but didn't care for Norwegian :( by aoverallrn

Let me start off by saying we had a great vacation- the ports, the beaches, the excursions were ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
The Vacation of a Lifetime! by anniverarycruisecrew

We decided to take a cruise for our 30th wedding anniversary, and we sent out a giant email to ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5+ out of 5+
NCL Gem 9 night cruise- free and easy by boobyg

This was the first cruise we have taken out of NYC since our honeymoon 33 years ago. Embarkation ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Read this review. Its worth your time. by shiygirl16

So this was our first cruise. Everyone told us how much fun we would have, but overall... the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 1.0 out of 5+
NCL GEM Needs Work and Crew Training by roobrie

Feb 26 2014 Eastern Caribbean left on time and got us back safely.

Entertainment in the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
2/18 GEM of a cruise with a couple of cracks by bedfordmom

This is our first Norwegian cruise after a 7 year hiatus .We came out of Boston on the 7.30am ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 Not Rated
NCL GEM Needs Work and Crew Training by roobrie

We sailed from NY Manhattan on 2/26/2014 on a 9 day cruise to the Caribbean.

Cruise ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
Our Third Cruise on NCL's Gem by Auburndale Cruisers

“Auburndale Cruisers” Review  Our Third Cruise Aboard NCL’s Gem  ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
PLAIN AWFUL!! by Bella1984

Where do I begin?.... First off, this cruise just downright awful! This was mine and my husbands ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 1.0 out of 5+
Mostly ok by cruising Belle

Cruised with my mother and aunt. This was my 5th cruise, 1st on Norwegian.

Embarkation ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Norwegian was Great, but Won't Leave from NY Again by Jersey99

First time cruiser from Philadelphia decided to book a cruise out of NY to the Caribbean due to ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Overall very good cruise by scampy1

I boarded the ncl Gem in New York City was fairly easy despite long lines to get on board about ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
First time on Gem by gugsisgod

My wife and I have been married 5 years and were looking for something fun for our anniversary. ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Norwegian GeRm by barbjd106

We were in a suite and the embarkation process was fast and almost flawless. We were accompanied ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 1.0 out of 5+
Mainly a great time Feb 8-19 2014 by seamac29

This was the second cruise for my wife and myself having gone out of Seattle to Alaska about 6 ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
Overnight Fun! by missjudic

My husband and I just returned from an overnight cruise to nowhere and had a fantastic ... continue

Cruise to Nowhere 02/14 5+ out of 5+
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