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Editor's Note: As of January 2016, the Nickelodeon program will no longer be offered on Norwegian Getaway. Getaway simply oozes Miami, and that's exactly what Norwegian Cruise Line was going for when it ...
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Cruise-mom
Member Since 2013
1 review
243 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2016
Great value for money, plenty for everybody of all ages to do. Very nice cabins although a little small there's plenty of storage options. Mainly did complimentary dining - all excellent, good choices and served in a timely manner. ... Read more
froger805
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
I have just returned from a week on the Getaway to the Caribean. What a fantastic ship and overall experience. Getting on and off the ship was so easy, just follow all of the times you sign up for and it is very easy. When you do your ... Read more
Yovcruiser
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We just went out for a week in the Norwegian getaway for a week . The cruise is beautiful, and the service overall is very good. The music in this ship is way better than carnival which I think is horrible. They play a good variety of ... Read more
montylee
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Norwegian is the "Frontier Airlines" of cruise ships in comparison to others that I've been on. The Good: Superb rooms. While slightly smaller than other ships, it is still more than adequate. Excellent housekeeping staff. Food ... Read more
Reflections2
Member Since 2012
1 review
0 forum posts
23 helpful votes
As we have enjoyed cruising with NCL for years, we have gained not only Latitude points, but also a savy about ship cleanliness, food quality, show presentations, room stewards, etc. Our most recent trip to the Western Caribbean ... Read more

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Sandy157
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Overall, a great experience and I would not hesitate to do it again. Getaway is a beautiful ship. The main indoor atrium is called 678 Ocean Place and this is where you will find a lot of the entertainment as well as the nicer ... Read more
FloaterGirl
Member Since 2013
8 reviews
58 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Another slice of heaven on the Getaway. Now a week since we've returned and still feeling the positive energy and effects of a great vacation on NCL Getaway. The Getaway has become our favorite ship for so many reasons (see other reviews ... Read more
Carinel0606
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
The Getaway was our 3rd cruise this year and by far our favorite!! The service was fantastic and our cabin steward, Rhey made us happy everyday with our adorable towel animals and clean room (balcony room, mid-ship room #14782). We only ... Read more
bdgf
Member Since 2008
5 reviews
126 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Lots of options from food to entertainment. The main shows were great, they are really raising the bar on show quality. Our inside cabin 13623, was tucked away in a somewhat unusual inner corridor. Room was on smaller side, but ... Read more
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buddykins@comporium.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Eight of us took a family cruise. Most everything was good except ship was too large for me, 5000 people, rather have about 2500-3000. Had to sign up for entertainment. Cruise director Scott was phenomenal in helping in this way, very ... Read more

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janetgrad
Member Since 2012
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
I have been on Carnival many times and Celebrity twice. This was my first time checking out NCL. We got a very good deal on cruises.com. I traveled with my boyfriend. Embarkation went well. We went with the company Safe Cruise Parking, ... Read more
philcruiser2013
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
We opted to join our daughter's family for this fun-filled cruise. The Getaway was selected for it's abundance of activities for younger kids. It would not normally be our style of cruising, but we did get to see some new places and it ... Read more
bigb112
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
I cruise for the first time with NCL after being on Carnival twice previously. The Ship is gorgeous as its pretty new to the sea. The adult pool felt a little small for the size of the ship. The cabins were decent sized. (I had a balcony). ... Read more
songerling
Member Since 2004
1 review
15 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was a family cruise for my wife and me and our 5 kids. My oldest is graduated and leaving so we thought this might be the last summer vacation for the 7 of us to be all together and wanted to make it memorable! We took a red-eye ... Read more
dstewartx4
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
After reading reviews we were very hesitant about booking this cruise. Boy were they wrong. Absolutely the best cruise I have been on. We were lucky enough to be one of the first ones on board and we headed straight to customer service to ... Read more

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berdeau
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This is a beautiful ship. Our mini-suite with balcony was perfect. Unfortunately the service on Norwegian was not as good as I have experienced on Carnival or Royal Caribbean. The ANYTIME dining option is disappointing because you never ... Read more
arlenemom
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
The trip was awesome mainly due to the staff on this ship, they were exceptional. Friendly and professional. Everything was so clean the entire 7 days ( I don't know how they do it). The food was good not great but basically what ... Read more
hmsdos
Member Since 2006
8 reviews
2,360 forum posts
9 helpful votes
We have cruised the Getaway before. There was a little physical issue in our lives and we wanted to go on a ship we were familiar with and the ports were not too far from the US. We booked the Haven category and had an ADA room. ... Read more
Lmn1996
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for our anniversary. I have taken 8 cruises before. 1 on Carnival and 7 on RC the last one being Freedom of the seas. It took way to long to embark the ship. One hour and a half. Once on board it was very unorganized. ... Read more
vmcearra
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
We chose Norwegian after taking serval Royal Carribean cruises and seeing how they always have a party outside their boat as you are entering back after porting. However we were completely fooled to book with them. Let me say we are ... Read more

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erocrobro
Member Since 2014
1 review
242 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Booked this cruise based on recommendations of friends and with the lure of 3/4 Passengers Sail Free and free beverage package. It was one of our best cruises! We flew in a day early and stayed in Fort Lauderdale. Took a shuttle to ... Read more
sxmalize
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
The Port stops were a great choice with a variety of shore excursions at each port. Silver was really inexpensive in Belize, not Costa Maya. Be sure to book shore excursions through NCL because the ship will wait for you to return from ... Read more
kimcat242
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Wanted a cruise that went to many different ports.....this ship went to 4. I also wanted to be on a newer ship....which the Getaway is. It was a beautiful ship. All the staff on this ship was very friendly. I would have rated this ... Read more
kimokea
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
After reading many negative reviews about the food quality & service, my family (6) were skeptical but willing to give an unbiased review of our 7 day cruise May 22-29. Here goes: We were very pleased with both the food quality and ... Read more
Roosevelteacher
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Just returned from May 22 sailing and had a great time! This was our 9th cruise and our third with NCL and was a good one! Our 24 year old son and one of his friends were with us and this ship had activities to please all. My son and his ... Read more

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