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Starsmitten
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I had always wanted to do the Alaska cruise and so we decided to go with NCL. This was a 7 night cruise starting from and terminating at Seattle. The embarkation was pretty smooth and the ship was sparkling, it is 10 years old but ... Read more
Kriptonik
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Dining: I will start by saying the Dining was great, and what little entertainment they had, was also pretty good (Wasn't much of it). Enjoyed the buffet, and dined at a few of the specialty restaurants. I would do that part again. ... Read more
churchtrisha@hotmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
positives... chose this cruise because of the free style no dressing up etc.liked the itinery.which did not disappoint. Our cabin with a balcony was clean if a little tired looking ( the whole ship needs a refurbishment) .Our room ... Read more
jrecksiek
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
There were 9 people in my traveling party. We chose Norwegian because they offered a decent price for the cruise that we were interested in taking. We also liked the idea of not having a formal night as we knew that we were already going ... Read more
cparr
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Not sure why I chose Norwegian. I had only sailed on Carnival and really wanted to try another one. The views from our cabin AFT 9278 were spectacular. Whales, iceburgs, otters, eagles. You could not ask for better. BUT - the food ... Read more
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RJPerque
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
10 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We came into Seattle three days early...super clean and interesting city with much to do. Embarkation was very fast and efficient.... 1/2 hour tops... It pays to have the luggage tags and paperwork all ready. Disembarkation... Just ... Read more
NOKIDSCRUISER
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Too many bratty kids on the boat! We chose this line because of the price. We got a very good discount. Well, i guess we got we paid for. The best time of the cruise was when we were off of the boat. However, the last stop in ... Read more
CHESTERVM316
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We went on this cruise because we wanted to see alaska. The embarkation and disembarkation went pretty smoothly. The ship was very nice, clean, good directions on the walls to get about the ship. Our cabin was very clean and well ... Read more
igmnfu24
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We spent our time on board stumbling over kids which made up about 30% of the passengers. Paid up for an outside balcony stateroom and every time we tried to enjoy it, we were chased inside do to the noisy family next door. The staff was ... Read more
tommerd
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Getting to the cruise line was easily done with local transit if you choose to book your own, or you can let the cruise line schedule it. Getting on the ship was a smooth transition, very expidicious with knowledgeable employees. Once ... Read more

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mariay
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This cruise was amazing from start to finish!!! The ship is beautiful. The ports were interesting and the scenery was amazing! I did not want it to end. We have wanted to see Alaska for some time. This was the way to do it! I highly ... Read more
Cmakar1
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our fourth cruise on NCL and we chose to book a suite! We had five in our party ( 3 adults and 2 kids age 15&14). We were in suite 11018. Pictures did not do this room justice! I read every review I could find, worrying ... Read more
j9inmaui
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
First cruise ever, last on NCL. The ship was nice, did not seem dated to me as some say BUT.... Staff - friendly but usually only if prompted for help - I think I saw my room steward twice, both times because I needed something - there ... Read more
middleton183
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Definitely wanted to see Alaska and the amazing glaciers so this was a cruise from the bucket list. Nice ship but packed in the buffet section every breakfast time and if you don't want a cooked breakfast then this is really where you have ... Read more
shirley2008
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
To sum it up, this cruise was truly overrated. My family has been on cruises with this company three times, and this Alaskan cruise was definitely the worst. The ship kept breaking down, and we would be stuck in on the boat in one location ... Read more

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eajusa
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 forum posts
6 helpful votes
I chose this cruise to see the beauty of Alaska and a lot of wildlife. I saw some of each. but two glitches made this a bad first cruise. 1) At the last minute our itinerary was changed. As a result, I missed Skagway and my excursion ... Read more
Airace72
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
The time we could travel corresponded to this Alaska trip, thus we were booked on the Sun. After we were booked I read several reviews some of which were favorable and some less so. Some mentioned a smell of sewage. I must report that ... Read more
Mattman1
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We arrived at the Seattle pier to find no signs or people to tell us where to go. You actually have to take you bag to a small room that is not labeled and then goto another building that is not labeled to check in for the ship. We found ... Read more
California78
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for our annual family vacation. It was our second cruise with NCL, and the first to Alaska. We stayed in the Pink Diamond Haven Suite (10504), which was fantastic with it's two balconies (double-long port-side and ... Read more
Chris.quixed
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were amazed at the size of the inner stateroom we had. On the 9th deck, it had a king sized bed, a full sized sofa (that could be converted to a double bed), 2 closets, 2 sets of drawers. So much room we even had a place to put our ... Read more

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TxDan
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2016
Explored Vancouver for a full day before cruise. First time for Norwegian and not sure if we will cruise again with them. Five hour delay departing for some mechanical reason. Another 6 hour departure delay in Sitga when they couldn't ... Read more
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debndar
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
My husband and I took this cruise to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. This was the first time we have cruised with Norwegian. Let me first say the cruise was good and we had a great time. We are not big drinkers so we were ... Read more
c130king
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
This was our third cruise on NCL and our seventh overall. We are both early 50's. I think this was our best cruise ever. Everything was really nice. Flew in to Vancouver the morning of the cruise and had an NCL bus transfer to the ... Read more
Happy_2_B
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our first cruise. We chose NCL because of the freestyle option. Our lifestyle is very relaxed- we don't like to dress up for anything- we don't like assigned seats- and we could care less about sitting at the Captain's table. We ... Read more
bluealaskacrafter
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We took the Inside Passage round trip Seattle cruise on the June12th sailing. My husband and I had previously sailed on NCL twice - in 2011 in Baltic and in 2013 in the Mediterranean and loved NCL. This time we brought my sister and my ... Read more

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