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Norwegian Breakaway, which debuted in April 2013, is a New York City-inspired ship that sails year-round from the Big Apple. You'll notice touches of NYC throughout: the hull painting (complete with an image ...
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698 Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Reviews

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We were on the Breakaway from Aug 31-Sept 7. Our small family included myself and my husband (DH) and our 7 year old ... Read more
This was my 1st time on the Breakaway, 6th time on NCL, and 9th cruise overall. When I read the bad reviews of the ... Read more
Just got off this ship on Sunday, September 7th. Wanted to jump right back on. My husband & I traveled with our two ... Read more
09/14
My wife and I are in our 50s and are avid cruisers, we are gold members on NCL. We had a great time on this cruise. The ... Read more
09/14
Where to Begin There were just many things that stood out to us that could have been better. The size of the pools ... Read more

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This was my first Norwegian cruise!  I have cruised on over 30 ships. I was a little apprehensive about going on ... Read more
WOW Patti2530
09/14
This was the first NCL and the first time leaving out of NY. Overall, although the ship was very large, it was ... Read more
I'm not sure why people are giving 5+ ratings on the Norwegian Breakaway, food was horrible, no drink stations for the ... Read more
Just got back from one week cruise on the Breakaway 8/31/2014- 9/7/2014. Overall, I can surely say we had a GREAT TIME. ... Read more
This was my first time using NCL to cruise, I normally have taken Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas. My first ... Read more

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Public Areas: There is a beautiful large modern color changing chandelier through three floors of the main atrium. ... Read more
Breakaway was okay… Pink Sand Beaches
09/14
This was our 7th cruise 4 of which were with NCL, we sailed the Dawn twice and the Jewel once. The Breakaway is a ... Read more
09/14
537 days ago I booked the Norwegian Breakaway, the ship wasn't even in the harbor yet. I have sailed The Gem and The ... Read more
It was fun but lbocola
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09/14
We had great time and it was a fun vacation!! But, we were the unfortunate cruise that got diverted because of ... Read more
I am a single parent who took a cruise with my 13 year old son from August 3-10 2014 on the Breakaway to Bermuda. I ... Read more

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09/14
Celebrated my birthday by taking the kids and grandkids on a family vacation. (girls 3&4, boys 10&13). We left ... Read more
Background Information: This is my first cruise review on this website, I hope I cover everything! I am 26 years old ... Read more
Where does one begin to describe how disgusting NCL and the Breakaway is. This was my third time sailing with NCL and ... Read more
Norwegian Breakaway-- babybloomer
09/14
If you're looking for an ounce of serenity, DON'T expect it aboard the Breakaway. It provides a constant bombardment of ... Read more
09/14
This review is coming a little late. Better late than never. Enjoyed a week-long cruise to Bermuda on the Norwegian ... Read more

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I signed up for this cruise to Bermuda only because other family members chose it to celebrate their anniversary. From ... Read more
HORRIBLE CUSTOMER SERVICE Geanine Hastings
09/14
This ship is nice.  The food was repetative in all of the restaurants. Night after night the same food. :(  ... Read more
I was excited to take a cruise on a newer ship, however, the ship lacked the new look and feel I thought it would have. ... Read more
We cruised on the NCL Breakaway (NCLB) on the August 17-25 sailing from NY to Bermuda. As a means of background, we ... Read more
On January 5, 2014 my husband and I went on our Honeymoon cruise. We had never been on a cruise before so we didn't ... Read more

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