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Krewezers
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
We came in to port the night before to avoid any airline hangups. We were staying in the Haven so check-in was a breeze. The overall experience was outstanding. We took advantage of the dining and drink plans and were glad we did. No ... Read more
maddog59
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
35 forum posts
27 helpful votes
Our family of five has been on at least 15 Caribbean cruises and we all agree this was one the the best! We arrived at the port around 11:30 am and were on board within 30 minutes. We did not have meals at any specialty restaurants ... Read more
Ismay1912
Member Since 2010
6 reviews
1,523 forum post
8 helpful votes
Another fine sailing with Norwegian Cruise Lines aboard their newest liner, the Norwegian Escape. Arrived at the port of Miami @ 10 am, and was on the ship enjoying a cocktail by noon. Rooms weren't quite ready (as expected) so made our ... Read more
bizzy_livin
Member Since 2013
1 review
9 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I recently spent a week aboard the Norwegian Cruise Line Getaway. The cruise departed from Miami and visited ports in Roatan, Honduras; Belize City, Belize; Costa Maya, Mexico and Cozumel, Mexico. The weather was great, the ship was ... Read more
Dougcewf
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed July 2016
Boarding was cramped not well layed out to check people in elbow to elbow at check in. If it were to or special access we would have waited in long lines in a crowded room. The cruise line need to make better arrangements with port ... Read more

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LewiLewi
Member Since 2003
2 reviews
1,490 forum post
3 helpful votes
We were joining friends for a seven day cruise vacation. They chose NCL Getaway because of the date and the price. The embarkation was very easy and quick. We were in our cabin within half an hour of arriving at the cruise terminal. ... Read more
chiquitawardell@yahoo.com
Member Since 2014
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
A group of eleven cruise this ship. we all had balcony rooms. our rooms were the normal balcony. please do not pay anymore for any other balcony because i did (after balcony- room 13308)and was disappointed because the room and balcony ... Read more
momshane
Member Since 2015
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Good cruise. Very small balcony - but good enough. Very narrow hallways - but good enough. Food was great. Second night at sea was seafood at the buffet - don't miss it, the shrimp was great and plentiful. The Tropicana dining room ... Read more
Tomcat67
Member Since 2013
1 review
17 forum posts
2 helpful votes
i booked this cruise right after i returned home from a cruise on the NCL Escape, when my work told us we would be working every weekend fro Feb until the end of June. so i could afford another one real quick and had plenty of vacay time. ... Read more
Starlicious88
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
The 7 Day Western Caribbean Cruise from Norwegian was my first ever cruise. I traveled with my husband and several of my in-laws. My husband actually paid for the cruise and all the excursions we had, so I'm not exactly familiar with how ... Read more

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Dave1974
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
6 helpful votes
Not a big fan of Norwegian Cruise Lines. This is our second cruise with Norwegian. The Getaway is a fairly new and absolutely beautiful ship, but as with my previous experience with Norwegian, the service is horrendous (with exception of ... Read more
Monmom03
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We had a large group of 11 people cruising so that could have impacted our experience, but some things just weren't up to par even if you were cruising with a smaller family. Embarkation in Miami was fine. It seemed well organized, but ... Read more
mypaco2
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We chose this ship because it is a newer, larger ship, and we enjoy the free style dining experience. We enjoyed the Taste main dining room, O'Sheehan's was also great, The Teppanyaki and Ocean Blue specialty restaurants were excellent. ... Read more
Carnival_charming
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Well, I have wanted to do the Western Caribbean trip for a while. Got on the Getaway, but ended up with mixed feelings. Room safety: Don't assume or take it for granted that your belongings are safe, even inside the safe. It is a big ... Read more
JLO_1212
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Aside from the Norwegian Getaway, I've been on five other cruises. 1 Disney, 3 Royal Caribbean, 1 Carnival. This cruise line definitely ranks up there with the Royal Caribbean however I think I would still rank Royal Caribbean in front ... Read more

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gmpev1
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Just fabulous!!!!!! My husband and I have been on 5 different cruise lines and for some reason, I was hesitant to try NCL. I booked the cruise on The Getaway and the minute we got on board I knew it would be amazing. Embarkation ... Read more
carolinesw
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Review NCL Escape, Cabin 15884 Cabin assigned to us - we booked a guaranteed balcony. DON'T CHOOSE OR ACCEPT THIS CABIN!!! This is a beautiful aft cabin on the NCL Escape (launched in 2015) with a large balcony - BUT it is ... Read more
marsean2
Member Since 2010
1 review
10 helpful votes
First time on Norwegian and certainly the last. We strayed from RCCL and learned out lesson. We had a lovely time as ANY cruise is a good cruise; however, NCL can't hold a candle to RCCL!! The food was mediocre at best, the choices in the ... Read more
lambiance6
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Overall it was great! This was our first cruise (me & hubby). Pros: Cruise Director, Tyler Gray was awesome! A great dancer too! Excellent food Great service Loved the nightly dancing, DJ's were great Manhattan Room ... Read more
hughdykins@aol.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
We chose the Norwegian Escape because it is a new ship with lots to do for our grandchildren, ages 2 to 21. We usually cruise with Celebrity or Royal Caribbean but we thought this ship had lots to offer our varied ages. We were ... Read more

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lmleclaire
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Staff is wonderful lots of activities, however some are a little spendy. As is with most ships, the casino takes up too much space and is in the middle of the ship.Its very smoky, which smells up the decks above and below. Should be in ... Read more
Rhon2000
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
10 helpful votes
I read lots of negative reviews before getting on the Escape...... don't believe them, it's a great ship. I have cruised on Carnival, Royal, Celebrity and NCL. Norwegian is my favorite and the Escape doesn't disappoint! My sister and ... Read more
Kfam27
Member Since 2016
1 review
21 helpful votes
This was my first NCL cruise and as with most things in life there are Pros and Cons. My first disappointment came with their Price Drop policy. We booked over a year in advance and the price for our balcony cabin dropped around $200 ... Read more
Haleyfelt0915
Member Since 2016
1 review
17 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I must start off by saying that I am a pretty avid cruiser as well as an enthusiast of this form of travel, this was my 15th, so any thoughts that I am being negative because I "have no experience" are quite invalid. The process ... Read more
mhursat
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Just got back from a 7 day cruise with Norwegian Escape. We had the Balcony Mid ship cabin. Got the Unlimted Bev Package (UBP) and Specialty Dining Package (SDP). So worth it if you love alcohol and food. Drinks are kinda pricey and if you ... Read more

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