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2,888 Norwegian Family Cruise Reviews

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02/15
We sailed with a group of 10 ranging from age 3 to mid-60's with varying experience from first time to 9th cruise. Each ... Read more
Sailed to the southern caribbean January 18-30th out of NYC. Family of four with two small children,ages 4 & 2. We ... Read more
01/15
This was my second cruise with NCL and on the Gem. I have to say I enjoyed it three years ago and I enjoyed it even ... Read more
NCL doesn’t have a clue. At least 60%, perhaps 80%, of the passengers on this cruise were over 50. Talk to any ... Read more
The Getaway is a beautiful ship, a bit short on pool space but lots of alternate options. A young Cruise Director and a ... Read more

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We just returned from our 7-night Eastern Caribbean cruise on the beautiful and FUN Norwegian Getaway, and let me tell ... Read more
01/15
4th cruise on NCL was by far the worst. Small cabins (much smaller than Carnival, Holland America or even other NCL ... Read more
A wonderful trip of a lifetime. ConstantTraveller77
01/15
This was a father/son trip. My son was 7yo at the time of the cruise, and I was 36. We departed from Seattle, the ... Read more
Not The Best guinness12
01/15
Embarkation: The process of pre-boarding was fairly easy, no problems. Once on the Epic was happy to find Spice H2O, ... Read more
Embarkation went quickly, we were at the port early 10:30 and went thru security, to check in, and then to the holding ... Read more

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01/15
We cruise on the Norwegian Jewel January 17th - January 24th, visiting Cozumel, Belize and Roatan. We are experienced ... Read more
I have to say that this is the first time I will have a review Norwegian Cruise Line that shows negative remarks. This ... Read more
Meh. omnipotent
01/15
As the newest ship in Norwegian's fleet I am a little surprised at how cheap it was. You pretty much had to pay for at ... Read more
Let Down Robbo47
01/15
I expected a lot more out of NCL. This was our 10thcruise, and after a lot of lobbying by NCL(called with great deals) ... Read more
Wonderful trip kdhelms
01/15
We saw that this cruise price was about 1/3 of the normal rate because it was right after New Years'. So, we had miles ... Read more

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Hey Cruisers! Our December Mexican Riviera (7 night) trip onboard the Star was a blast. The crew were terrific and the ... Read more
Christmas and New Year's Pearl Dallas_Doggie_Mom
01/15
My husband, Kevin, and I have sailed on a Norwegian ship every Christmas for the last six years. We find it to be the ... Read more
Extremely disappointed beckyberry822
01/15
I have only been on 3 cruises including this one, so I don't have a lot to compare this cruise to. My 2 previous ... Read more
There are many plusses about the Breakaway, but a few things were very disappointing: 1. Management must think that ... Read more
01/15
This 3 night cruise was one of the best cruises (out of about 15) that we have taken. We were fortunate to snag a great ... Read more

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I thought the layout of the ship was pretty poor. Didn't like the fact that there weren't decks to walk all the way ... Read more
I am not even sure where to begin - for starters we never received a wash cloth in our cabin, I actually had to use a ... Read more
I've been thinking about writing this review from the first time I saw the boat. It's so beautiful. Inside and out. ... Read more
01/15
This was our first time cruising as a family, Our kids are 17 and 13. We had a really great time. We loved the ... Read more
If you are looking for a quiet relaxing “get away from it all” cruise, this is not it. Sailing from New ... Read more

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