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JTagaban
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose this cruise because we were interested in cruising through Greece. The dates were best for us as well. We enjoyed the ports very much. Greece is absolutely beautiful. We appreciated all the staff who were so friendly and ... Read more
FunSA
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
We were a family of 4 on our first family cruise from SA. We were in one cabin 4553, small but such fun. Our stay was made even better because of the service from our stateroom attendant Jessen, he was outstanding to say the least. Our ... Read more
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Gizmocat1
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Picked this cruise because it was freestyle ,no dressing up unless you want to .pick your own restaurants to dine in at times to suit,fabulous happy ship everybody seemed really chilled spoke to loads of different nationalities ,everybody ... Read more
veraneo
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
4 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise as we had a fantastic time on Norwegian Spirit last October.Our overall impression was of staff less happy and definitely overworked.The decor is very tired(our hand basin was cracked)and colors garish,but I believe it ... Read more
tmurphy62
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Went on a Greek island cruise on the 4 th of June for 7 nights on the Norwegian jade. Couldn't of asked for a better time, the cabins and the ship were very clean the staff were very attentive to your needs nothing was too much. ... Read more

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acon
Member Since 2015
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our family’s first Adriatic voyage on NCL. We have been on NCL Epic for Mediterranean. But I did not give a review on Epic last time. In comparing to Epic, Jade is a smaller and older ship, but it is clean and very well ... Read more
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GillMG
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Six of us joined the Jade to celebrate our 50th birthdays. We flew to Venice from Glasgow, and we were picked up and taken to the ship. The embarkation process took ages with lots of queuing and then eventually we got on board - our ... Read more
Nickfrescia
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We went on this trip and stayed in Venice the day before to rest and tour the magical city, the next day we arrived in the port almost 5 hours before departure, we do this to avoid the crowds at check in, was fairly smooth, we are familiar ... Read more
Buzzer1955
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
I booked this on the back of a cruise we did in February on the Norwegian Sky... which was quite good. Disappointed this time with the jade... Holes in the sheets on our bed, and not changed in 7 days! constantly served drinks ... Read more
DaveMonica
Member Since 2015
1 review
17 helpful votes
The entertainment and lack of was appalling. Some shows were repeated and several of the show were not worth the time to attend. The lack of activities proved out to create a very boring week and could not wait for it to be over. The ... Read more

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Phantom1231
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
14 helpful votes
We took this cruise because it was easier to get to the four Greek destinations by cruise ship. We have cruised with Norwegian before so we knew what it was like. We would say it was okay, but as a Silver level Latitudes member we still ... Read more
hparkerapril
Member Since 2015
1 review
16 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Once again NCL did not disappoint. The Boat itself is just big enough and had tons of things to do for everybody. It was well kept and very clean. Our room was made up quickly each day and turned down each night. The washrooms ... Read more
dma0415
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
19 forum posts
7 helpful votes
This was our first trip to Europe and my second time on a Norwegian Cruise. It was an incredible experience on both counts. The itinerary (Venice, Santorini, Mykynos, Olympia and Corfu) was the main reason we chose this cruise, as was ... Read more
wackywanderers
Member Since 2016
1 review
40 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This cruise was half the price of other cruise lines sailing basically the same route on a 20 to 22 day itinerary. We also wanted to see Florence & Rome so we visited those cities ourselves after the cruise. The Shore ... Read more
Harry Cruise
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
8 helpful votes
First time in the Mediterranean and Adriatic and NCL came through like a champ. Ship was clean,staff were friendly,and food was Good. We have cruised many lines but keep coming back to NCL. The ports of call were well chosen with ... Read more

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James O
Member Since 2016
1 review
26 helpful votes
Sailed out of Barcelona for 12 nights. This is my sixth or seventh time on the Jade but never submitted a review before. Having found other reviews of great use when planning a trip I finally thought I should try and help others. ... Read more
Mike and Arlene
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
This was my wife and my first cruise and we are both 66 years old. Booked through a travel agent with a balcony stateroom. We have nothing to compare with so not sure how this compares with other cruises. The cruise was great! The ship was ... Read more
OCWineLover
Member Since 2013
1 review
19 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Our cabin was amazing (Diamond Suite) but beyond that the cruise line could use some work. Here are some tips for the future: They don't always have a bar open in the room that events are scheduled so we found ourselves having to leave ... Read more
Hilarion
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
94 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I boarded on Tuesday, April 19th in Miami. The NCL Jade's transatlantic cruise had originated in Houston a few days earlier. Embarkation was the smoothest and quickest ever. As I understand only some 200 passengers boarded in Miami. ... Read more
flyhi120
Member Since 2005
1 review
351 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
I wanted to get to Italy by ship from Miami so we choose NCL Jade April 19, 2016. This is the ugliest ship I have ever been on. It was the old Pride of Hawaii and they never did any renovations. Plastic flowers on the ceiling, dated ... Read more

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frank london
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
thank you norwegian jade for an excellent transatlantic cruise - we loved it and we will return to cruise with you again - my wife and i like the transatlantic cruises and we chose to sail on the norwegian jade from miami to ... Read more
xelem3
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
25 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose the transatlantic cruise out of the Houston port on NCL Jade because it was the last time NCL would be embarking from Houston. The embarkation was fast and easy. My DH and I took the transatlantic cruise to Barcelona. The Jade ... Read more
Patswife2
Member Since 2011
1 review
118 forum posts
We had a blast on this cruise, before and after. Yes, the Jade is dated, but she is also do for a retrofit shortly. That said, we did not have any trouble with any systems in our cabin (5601), just things looking a bit worse for the ... Read more
ja2nowak
Member Since 2014
1 review
93 forum posts
5 helpful votes
My transatlantic cruise on the Jade was a lot of fun. I met some really great people the first day at the solo cruiser group as well as at night at bar city. Speaking of bar city, I thoroughly enjoyed having cocktails down here. The ... Read more
xelem3
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
25 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Being Platinum Latitude members, we have sailed quite often to the Caribbean and Alaska, but our first transatlantic repositioning cruise on the NCL Jade out of the Houston port was simple and easy. Taking this cruise for the first time ... Read more

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