Stayed On Board: Norwegian Gem Cruise Review by islanders
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Stayed On Board
When everyone else went ashore, we just stayed aboard and enjoyed the ship, it was that good, very relaxing. The entertainment seemed to be an improvement from most of the other cruise More lines and the options available at multiple locations was really nice. Listening to the piano at the martini bar, or the strings in the star bar, was particularly delightful in comparison to other ships. We liked the shows that we attended, mostly the single performers.
Even with the rough weather that we encountered, we found that the crew was most helpful and accommodating.
The only negative remark that we have is that the room service food was just not that good, and it seemed we always wanted something between hours and just didn't want to take the hike to the stern for the great outdoors for just a snack. Less
Cabin review: H514514 Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony
We loved this cabin. It is the best that we have ever had on any ship. We liked the lay-out, the view from the bed through the bathroom to the large window over the tub. It was very comfortable for us and quite roomy. If there was any complaint, it would be that in the location at the end of the row, we could hear the outside door in the corridor slamming just about nap time. Also, because we had high waves which caused our mini-bar to come out of the cabinet along with everything in the cupboards as well as the refrigerator, we wondered why these did not have some kind of securing mechanism to prevent this.Read All Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony (H5) Reviews >>
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