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Story girl
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
82 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
We wanted to go to Cuba for a few days. Miami is an easy port. The ship is is great shape, well maintained though not new. My room was very comfortable, food lovely and entertainment wonderful. The crew provided great service. We ... Read more
CorazonSarne
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Our dining experiences were all good and satisfactory from breakfast to dinner. We tried different restaurants and they were all excellent in food and services. All the waiters and attendants gave excellent services including our ... Read more
Mike D.
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
13 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This is our third time with NCL on the Mexican Riviera. Our second cruise on the Jewel. The Jewel was refurbished since the last time we were on it although I don't remember any significant differences from our 2014 cruise. The ... Read more
Dray1204
Member Since 2017
1 review
Reviews from other family and friends had told us that this was one of the best cruise ships. And my husband found it to be very nice so much so we are sorry that we did not take advantage of the promotion where you pay $250. and Norwegian ... Read more
Traveller1970
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
5 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2017
This was our second cruise on the Spirit and it's showing its age. The staff works hard to make it look fresh but the decor needs updating and some maintenance is required to meet the standard of other ships in the NCL fleet. Interesting ... Read more
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nanphil
Member Since 2014
1 review
21 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
This was my first Norwegian cruise. I was advised by a friend and my travel agent to choose a different line. However, I read about The Haven and wanted to try it. There was only one Courtyard penthouse suite left, so my TA grabbed it ... Read more
Nuttfam
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
The cruise we chose was a 14 day Western & Eastern Caribbean. In fact it was two one week cruises and we had to disembark at the end of the first week and then embark for the second cruise. This process was slow and cumbersome, not ... Read more
scott8815
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
94 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Norwegian Escape My lady (Linda) and I (Scott) are a couple in their 60’s and late 50’s. She is retired, and I am still working. We chose the Escape because it visited Tortola, an island we had not visited before, as ... Read more
Foreschur
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
4 helpful votes
I have been on 5 cruises with NCL ( always pleased ) and been on the Dawn once before, prior to recent renovation. Very nice redo and ship looks great, however that does not make up for lack of service- 24 hours before my steward showed ... Read more
509ers
Member Since 2006
8 reviews
53 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Long Review We booked this cruise last minute. Literally within one week of sailing. We live on the West Coast so it took some fancy footwork to get everything arranged. At first we thought we would try an inside cabin guarantee. It ... Read more
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bkostrunek
Member Since 2017
1 review
11 helpful votes
The cruise was recommended by another NCL ship person. This ship was designed differently from other NCL ships. Someone on the ship said it was made in France and was the only NCL ship from there. If you want any bathroom privacy this is ... Read more
babyshyshy1
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
We first got on ship and had dinner first night in Magenta dinning room. The food was not good. We got up and left they came over and wanted to know what was wrong. All food in buffet and dinning room were just blan no taste. May I say all ... Read more
cortcase
Member Since 2007
10 reviews
21 forum posts
28 helpful votes
Hi there! My name is Cortney and I'm a 36-year-old cruise addict from Michigan. To give you a little background about where I'm coming from, this was my 15th cruise overall, and my ninth on Norwegian Cruise Line, which is our favorite. We ... Read more
JimandJess
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
50 forum posts
8 helpful votes
It seemed at every turn, this cruise was perfect. The staff- from the Hotel Director, Sean and his Assistant Errol, to our cabin steward, Christopher- were on top of everything. We had a Mini-Suite w/ Balcony- our room was always clean and ... Read more
dotlady505
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
Truthfully, I chose this cruise because the dates worked perfectly with my grad-student daughter's schedule. When I told my travel agent that I was an older parent who wanted her creature comforts and yet wanted for my daughter ... Read more
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dbrhee
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
I decided this cruise because it fit our schedule (my wife and I) to get away with my wife and enjoy the warm weathers (for a bit). To disconnect from the busy world we live and get some alone time. To contextualize our trip: 1) We ... Read more
GW money
Member Since 2016
1 review
14 helpful votes
Best think i did to plan for this vacation is to start planing and saving money a year in advance, its no need to go all the way to hawaii and say you didn't see something.the excursions are the best. Take one on ever island do not leave ... Read more
Luv2cruzfam
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
Service was awful from the moment we checked in at Port Canaveral to the last day. Most of the staff was unfriendly, lacked a smile and just rude. We had bad weather day 2, yet Norwegian shut down all outdoor activities, including pools ... Read more
rome_411
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
First off, I may not be as experienced as some of the other reviewers and I wouldn't consider myself high maintenance. I personally believe each cruise line has positives and negatives and that you can have a good time based on your needs ... Read more
hhfarmer
Member Since 2015
1 review
48 forum posts
6 helpful votes
The Norwegian Escape is big, bold and beautiful. We enjoyed this cruise immensely Pros: 1. New ship, with more public areas than you can imagine using in 7-nights! 2. Good dining options both free and up-charge. 3. Very ... Read more
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kauai2
Member Since 2009
5 reviews
320 forum posts
We booked two weeks before sailing and got an enclosed balcony cabin for the first time - we loved it! Ultra quiet and quite roomy. Storage space was limited, but okay for a 7 (or 10) day cruise. Our flight was delayed on sail day, so ... Read more
forgedangel
Member Since 2016
1 review
33 forum posts
3 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because of the convenience of sailing from a local port of call (NYC) on one of NCL's newest, largest, and most amenable to a single cruiser (with their Studio rooms). Although I was unable to secure a Studio room ... Read more
metuken
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
58 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Pleased to report the NCL Epic is still my favorite NCL ship. The refurb looks great. This was my fourth Epic TA cruise, sailing in Haven - 16016, a 2 bedroom, 2 bath suite. This was a 13-night trip. I was traveling solo with a ... Read more
Cruiselx
Member Since 2016
1 review
59 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We did Transatlantic thinking the ship is massive and will keep us occupied and oh god we were wrong :( Couldn't access Spa, sauna(fully booked), Couldn't access Posh lounge area(fully booked), Couldn't book specialty restaurants last 4 ... Read more
redhotpokerb
Member Since 2012
1 review
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Pros: Great cruise with everything you want in a vacation in within walkable distance. Great restaurant varieties. Awesome casino with different table games and slot machines. Water park is great! Full of entertainment: 2 ... Read more
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