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Norwegian New York (Manhattan) Cruise Reviews

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2,941 Norwegian New York (Manhattan) Cruise Reviews

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429
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I really looked forward to sailing on this newer mega liner. Had sailed previously on the Gem and it was an outstanding ... Read more
Not rated
03/15
Having taken 16 cruises and 3 of those with Norwegian I most likely will never do another with them. This cruise was a ... Read more
Not rated
03/15
Let me start this off with saying it is AMAZING!!!!! This was first time on Norwegian and i am sure going several times ... Read more
So so MAR0323
03/15
i had high hopes for sailing on the Breakaway. We embarked out of NYC, which was a pretty quick and seamless process. ... Read more
Some good; some bad manhattan mom
Not rated
03/15
It is very hard to give an objective review when the weather was so icky, so I am going to just give you a list of the ... Read more

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They say "big is beautiful" for the Norwegian Breakaway, nothing could be further from the truth. Yes there were ... Read more
Mixed Review Chewbacca2
03/15
I've put off writing this review for a week because immediately following the cruise I said, "Never, ever again." Let ... Read more
Overall a good cruise but far from a great one. Food was good but not enough variety for the buffet (in comparison to ... Read more
Worst Boat Ever phillyzcoco
03/15
This was the worst trip ever. The other ships with Norwegian. Is nothinh like this one. Poor customer. Service lack of ... Read more
Amazing! dpetroglia
03/15
Don't listen to any of the negative reviews! I went on this cruise with a family of 5! 3 kids 2 adults. Great food! ... Read more

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Returned on March 1, 2015 from our Breakaway cruse and it was the worst we have ever taken, after cruising since 1980! ... Read more
03/15
This was my eighth cruise and second one on the Breakaway. The first time on the Breakaway, we went to Bermuda and we ... Read more
Gem was a gem. ALPHATOZULU
03/15
Specialty Restaurants.. Monitors placed at strategic places which indicate the availability of all the ship's ... Read more
03/15
We just got back from cruising on the Norwegian Breakaway and had a Great Time. This review is for those like me that ... Read more
Just returned from the Norwegian GEM 9-Day Eastern Caribbean Cruise From New York City (Sail date: 2/18/15). Cabin # ... Read more

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Positives: 1. Plenty of food all day and night all the time 2. Very nice and friendly staff all geared to please you ... Read more
My husband and I and extended family (7 of us) looked forward to the convenience of leaving from NYC and heading to the ... Read more
The Norwegian Breakaway is HUGE! There are activities available all day long with something new every hour and are all ... Read more
Cruised with my wife and her 90 and 87 year old parents. Check in was easy and simplified by a pre reservation with ncl ... Read more
02/15
I apologize for my rather bad English! It’s okay for short posts but it may be a little too bad for a long ... Read more

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HORRIBLE CRUISE archiesfarm
02/15
We selected this ship (it was narrowed down to 3) based on the activities that were available for our young children, ... Read more
02/15
Just took a 9-day cruise to the Eastern Caribbean on the NCL Gem - the ship needs updating and I was disappointed to ... Read more
02/15
We just got back from a week on the Breakaway and I cannot say enough good things about it. We had probably one of the ... Read more
Satisfied Exchief16
02/15
9 day cruise from NYC was great to get away from the cold. I have sailed on NCL before. I choose the Gem because of the ... Read more
Enjoy a break away cruisethis
02/15
I'm writing this review because I read so many negative reviews and want to give some perspective. The embarkation ... Read more

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