Become a Cruise Insider
Tips, deals and more in your inbox.
Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Norwegian Star Cruise Review by David l. Durtschi: NCL Driven by profit

David l. Durtschi
1 Review
Member Since 2014
0 Posts

Member Rating

Cabin 4.0
Dining 1.0
Embarkation 3.0
Enrichment Activities 1.0
Entertainment 3.0
Family & Children Not Rated
Fitness & Recreation 2.0
Public Rooms 3.0
Rates Not Rated
Service 1.0
Shore Excursions Not Rated
Value for Money 1.0

Compare Prices on Norwegian Star Mexican Riviera Cruises

NCL Driven by profit

Sail Date: March 2014
Destination: Mexican Riviera
Embarkation: Los Angeles

Don't go on this ship! Service was super slow. Not enough help. Example: it took 55 minutes to get our appetizer after we were seated. This was in the Italian restaurant that adds a surcharge. Also the appetizer itself was pathetic. I get a much higher quality salad from Wendy's .

Food at the buffet on the 12 th floor didn't change much. Same food every day. Quality was similar to Golden Corral.

The service people worked very hard, but there weren't enough to meet the demand.

Announcements over the ship intercom were many times given by people with heavy accents. It was difficult to understand them.

Two changes for the better:

1. When getting off the ship at a port, the passengers aren't held hostage by ship photographers.

2. In the past, service people would at least three times per minute, ask someone lounging, if they wanted a drink. It got old fast.

This is the first review I have ever written. That tells you how More negative my experience was. Less

Published 04/07/14

Read more Norwegian Star cruise reviews >>
Read Cruise Critic's Norwegian Star Review >>

Compare Prices on Norwegian Star Mexican Riviera Cruises

Cabin review: Norwegian Star

Service worker for my cabin did an excellent job. He had sixteen cabins to maintain.

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.