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261 Norwegian Port Canaveral (Orlando) Cruise Reviews

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pdobrynski
Member Since 2011
1 review
28 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Just when you think it can"t get any better .... it does! Had a wonderful cruise on the NCL Getaway; this was the third time on this ship and our 73rd cruise overall. We celebrated our anniversary during the cruise and the officers ... Read more
Pizzalover_
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
4 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was our first cruise on NCL, having cruised 11 times before on HAL, RCL, Carnival, and Premier. The embarkation port was an inexpensive 6-hour rental car drive. Boarding was smooth and we went straight to cabin 11660 located port ... Read more
Mark1403
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
The ship is showing her age and the furniture in the cabin including the carpet looked very tired, nothing like the picture on the web site sadly. The bed was very comfortable and a good size. The cabin steward was excellent, the shower ... Read more
Catchum
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Embarcation was a breeze as we had elected to arrive close to the time we could board and were able to leave our carry on bags in our cabin, which was already prepared. Spirit is a relatively small and older ship so if you are looking ... Read more
Riknpat
Member Since 2007
8 reviews
32 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Fine transatlantic cruise with a few blips along the way. Spirit is an older smaller ship which suits me fine and has many features fast disappearing on larger newer ships such as a wide teak wraparound promenade deck and a forward ... Read more

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paradise.2
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This NCL Spirit Cruise was chosen as our first cruise. We wanted to get from Guadalajara Mexico to Paris France without any prolonged flights. Based upon cost, convenience and enjoyment, a cruise seemed to be the best way to get to ... Read more
amzerinas
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We were so very pleasantly surprised at the fantastic experience based on the on the online reviews we read. Yes, the ship is older, but we loved the ship itself, the bathroom; it was pretty big ... Read more
1beachbum1
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
126 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Took advantage of UBP & shore excursion credit on the only cruise to fit our time from from Port Canaveral. Also had Cruise credit from previous cruise. Like this size ship and wanted Western itinerary. The Spirit is in fine shape ... Read more
budhakitty
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
25 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We recently completed a seven night Caribbean cruise on the NCL Spirit. It was a wonderful trip! Leading up to the trip, we read negative reviews about the Spirit, but honestly our experience did not resemble the previous reviews. We have ... Read more
lanzadaisy
Member Since 2011
1 review
18 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This was our third cruise, and this review is aimed mainly at the ship itself. Our last cruise was The Panama Canal in September 2014 aboard the Norwegian Jewel, having previously cruised from Bangkok to Beijing on board the Diamond ... Read more

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LovecruisingJOE
Member Since 2014
1 review
35 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I had been on the Norwegian Spirit in May of 2015 in Europe for 15 days and liked the ship. Norwegian also offered an interior room without a single supplement on this cruise and since I traveled solo for the first time, this was an ... Read more
DisneyJan
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Having previously sailed with Princess Carnival RCI this was our first cruise with Norweigan Cruise Line. We did the back to back cruise Eastern/Western Caribbean. We had no problem at all with embarkation we were on the ship at ... Read more
rhoadsaj
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
It was our first cruise for me and my husband. So eager to experience this together, we booked the Spirit and have not regretted it so far!! We had done quite a bit of research including this website, and we were a bit concerned about ... Read more
scarletsmummy
Member Since 2015
1 review
119 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Our Very 1st cruise and can honestly say we were so delighted we have already booked a further NCL cruise for later in the Year,from the time we arrived at port to the time we left the ship ( in tears ) we were treated like royalty. Food ... Read more
momofmab
Member Since 2006
1 review
382 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2016
My husband, 12 y.o. daughter and I were on this cruise. We've cruised Norwegian twice previously - once in an Owner's Suite and once in a Penthouse. We were in another Penthouse this time. We've also cruised Royal Caribbean. ... Read more

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ManchesterG
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
11 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Where do i start? What a great cruise. Some of the criticisms I have read are totally unjustified. Yes it is an older ship, but tired definitely not. We arrived on a warm spring day and parked at the car park by the terminal. Very ... Read more
dcgirl58
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
2 helpful votes
I booked this cruise on the spur of the moment because it was really cheap, but it didn't have any perks. When I book with Norwegian again I will make sure I have the beverage package because to purchase it or just buy the drinks is very ... Read more
dlderry
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
we have been on 2 other cruises in the past and we were a little disappointed with this one, although we still had a good time...after all, we sailed to the Caribbean. It began when we were booking the cruise, we discovered a couple of ... Read more
beachseasand
Member Since 2006
4 reviews
230 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We came in the day before to Orlando. We rented a car from Enterprise and got to drive around town before the cruise. Went to Fishlips for dinner and watched the ships head out Friday night. There is a rent a car location right between ... Read more
Cruisekittens
Member Since 2016
1 review
27 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2016
This ship is a classic. The decor is more old style with details to quality that the newer ships have elimated. It reminds me of the old days where an elegance and style for a touch of class was to be found in all areas of the ship and ... Read more

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Citygirl22
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
17 helpful votes
This was our first Norwegian cruise. We have sailed on Carnival, Royal Carribean, and Disney. Looking to get away for Spring Break we couldn't pass up the great price and perks Norwegian was offering. I was a bit nervous after reading some ... Read more
shades171
Member Since 2013
1 review
2 forum posts
7 helpful votes
My wife and I were going on our 20th Anniversary cruise and I was a little nervous after booking from a few of the negative reviews. However, after experiencing it myself my Wife and I were both extremely happy with the cruise with a few ... Read more
kenochris9
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
16 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We were six adult woman on the NCL Spirit from March 12 to March 19, 2016. Good: The food and the drinks were plentiful and good. All of the crew on the ship were very friendly and always seemed happy. Even the washee washee, ... Read more
purplemaniac
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We just returned from a 7 day cruise on the Spirit. We were a little nervous after reading the negative reviews, but it was better than expected! This ship is small and you will feel it moving every where on the ship, front, back, mid, ... Read more
EvilQAGuy
Member Since 2012
1 review
3 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We were able to take the Spirit on her March 12th Eastern Caribbean itinerary. The Spirit was the smallest ship we'd ever cruised on, and it turns out we like the smaller ships just fine. She has an Asian decor that sets her personality ... Read more

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