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honey1960
Member Since 2015
1 review
24 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed two weeks ago
We just returned from a fabulous week on Epic! The staff were all amazing and deserve praise. Embarkation and disembarkation went quickly. Our spa mini suite was just as expected, and the bathroom set-up not really a problem. The spa is ... Read more
jackiej03@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Our cruise was great can't wait to go again, getting on and off the ship at embark and disembarkation went very smooth no long wait time. When going on a cruise don't take your whole closet you will not get a chance to wear everything, ... Read more
GRWil
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
This was our 5th NCL cruise and prior to this cruise we had enjoyed the Getaway and Breakaway ships. The Escape is also a very nice ship. We quickly passed through embarkation and was on the ship in about 20 minutes we went to our cabin ... Read more
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Irish Father 42
Member Since 2015
1 review
5 forum posts
16 helpful votes
Hi. We are a family of 4, with 2 girls aged 6 & 5. This was our 9th cruise (all 9 with NCL) and our 4th time on the Epic. We had the package where the drinks, speciality dining were included free and also a package of 50 photos. ... Read more
Starflyr3
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
404 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We did this same itinerary on the Jewel last year, and booked for Jade right after we got home. However, having learned from our experience, this time we booked a 2 bedroom family suite in the Haven. (on the Jewel, nobody slept because ... Read more

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sharon ivan
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
First time on Norwegian Gem. Great food at buffets and main dining rooms. Enjoyed the Salmon, Mahi Mahi and other fish and seafood. You have to pay extra for Lobster. They have a wide variety of desserts and great appetizers, Good ... Read more
ibcasper
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
80 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Ship was extremely well managed. Staff were friendly and helpful. Food was better than the average. Evening shows were mixed. Some very good shows and some were not so good. Ports visited were not as good as what we have experienced in the ... Read more
KenFL
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
We were a bit nervous before sailing as the early reviews for this new ship were not spectacular. All in all we did enjoy this cruise very much. In the past we had cruised on Royal Caribbean's Oasis and the Allure, so my comparison is ... Read more
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Chewba319
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
While there are nice features of this boat, the ship is unpleasantly overcrowded and under staffed. Norwegian seems to have stuffed too many (small) cabins onto the boat at the expense of public spaces and too few crew. We sailed with ... Read more
mzmjwhite
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
From the moment we began our check in...My daughter Jacorien...and myself were richly impressed. The staff were very professional, yet personal. We had previously come to New Orleans aboard The City of New Orleans from Amtrak. A very ... Read more

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LUCKY555
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
I try to take 2 cruise every year This was our second for 2015 on Norwegian Jewel The first one was on Princess The embarkation process was one of the fastest By 11:30 we were on board The food was better than on Princess ... Read more
miikkeell
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
This was not only my first cruise with NCL, but the 3 other passengers I brought with me. The impression was that the cruise was geared more towards an older crowd. We are in the range of 28-38 years of age. I didn't mind that it was not a ... Read more
OJ0622
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
This is what I liked about the cruise; the food was available throughout the day and the sweets had real sugar. The ship was clean except the bathrooms. I have to say I was impress with the ease check-in and out system, I give them a 5 ... Read more
green cruiser 2
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I have cruised many lines - mostly Royal Caribbean, and Princess and once on Cunard. This cruise on NCL was my second attempt and while it was fine, I probably will stick with other cruise lines. High points - I went on this cruise for ... Read more
IntelInside
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Norwegian Epic - Five Star on EVERY Level - Comprehensive Review Late 2015 I traveled the on the Norwegian Epic for Thanksgiving 2015 which was touring the Mediterranean Barcelona to Barcelona. I picked the Norwegian Epic because ... Read more

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Anewlucia
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
From this point forward, I've decided I will write a review for every cruise that I take because I don't normally, and if you report the bad, then I will need to make it a point to report the good. I've taken two in the past...1998 when ... Read more
cmjba
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We (two couples traveling) wanted to see the other Hawaiian islands that we had not visited previously and we thought this would be a great way to do it. We have cruised in the Caribbean on various cruise lines but had never cruised with ... Read more
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walter lewis smith III
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Being my first time I was very impressed with all the activities on board and since I am so new at this cruising is a very enjoyable and fun experience. This vacation was I feel one of the best I have had in a long time and was really a ... Read more
DonnaS2
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
You can take an exercise class or just use the equipment. You can eat whatever you want whenever you want inside or outside. You can see the shows or just look at the ocean. Nobody tries to make you do anything yet there's a million things ... Read more
StwsbillH
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Just returned from the Inaugural Transatlantic Cruise on the Escape. What a Great Bunch of Friendly Staff who were learning the UPS and DOWNS of the Huge-impersonal ship the Escape and Cruise Business. Lots of great Activities when ... Read more

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metuken
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
50 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
I have returned from the inaugural sailing of NCL's newest ship, Escape. I was very much surprised at the changes to the layouts and formats from the 2 previous ships - NCL Breakaway and Getaway. Different classes. Different experience. ... Read more
Serpentarius
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
I love the time I spent on the ship! We spent some time in Tampa, well, till 3am. BUT we weren't late and reached first island just in time. Excelent job! Who cares we were sailing all the night or staying in the Tampa port if we ... Read more
Tuasdad
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
8 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
For months we looked at reviews and wondered what our experience with NCL would be. There is something I saw a while back that summed it all up: There is no such thing as a bad cruise. Catastrophes aside, this is true. No matter the ... Read more
MsCarmel
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We just returned from a cruise on Norwegian Jade, back to back Venice Dubrovnik, Croatia • Piraeus (Athens), Greece • Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey • Split, Croatia • Corfu (Kerkyra), Greece • Santorini (Thira), ... Read more
Dweezlemoonboot
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This is the third time we have been on the Jade. It's like home from home for us. The first cruise ship we went on was the Jade and have loved it from the first moment we got onboard. It was our daughters second cruise but first time ... Read more

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