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ALCH1984
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
This was my first cruise, so I have nothing to compare it to, but I’ve found the reviews here so helpful I wanted to chime in as well. After making a reservation on a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise on the Epic from Port Canaveral, I ... Read more
larkie25
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
27 forum posts
13 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because of the special deals available. I chose a Spa Balcony room (identical to the regular balcony rooms except different color bed covering. We were in room 14141, which has a unique larger balcony shaped like a ... Read more
pgsrichards
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Our first encounter was transfer from Airport to ship in which Driver 40 mins late of which 20 mins on kerb side and requesting a tip? like hell., second baggage handler asked number of bags and insisted on $10 per bag to lift on cart with ... Read more
allendor40
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
This cruise was recommended to us by friends. The 11 day Oahu explorer package gave us three days of exploring Oahu before the cruise. Full day tours on a comfortable air conditioned tour bus with a local very knowledgeable guide allowed ... Read more
lesliebrown7
Member Since 2017
1 review
11 helpful votes
We chose Pride of America as we wanted to spend time on the islands, not getting to the islands. The excursions were great: whale watching and volcano national park were highlights. We did the VIP experience (Manor House) for the Luau and ... Read more
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Kdcmars
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
The good: Getting on and off the boat great job Norwegian! we had the free drink package and Meal upgrade with our cruise, this was really nice and the food at the upgraded restaurants was awesome! The shows that we were able to make ... Read more
KJM1234
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
March 4th, 2017 Note: there are no bad cruises, they are what you make them and we did enjoy ourselves. A travel agent booked this cruise for one of the people going in our group & we all ended up going on it. Pros: ... Read more
ump0727
Member Since 2008
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
We got this cruise as a promotion for a timeshare purchase we made last year. We had our choice between Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian, and since we have sailed both Carnival and Royal Caribbean many times, we figured we'd try ... Read more
apro2tvl
Member Since 2011
1 review
37 forum posts
8 helpful votes
IMHO, Using The NYC Cruise Terminal is not a pleasant experience. The embarkation was so backed up. Maybe because the TSA was only operating 3 of the 8 check points? Once past this obstacle, NCL did a fine job. Still it took 85 minutes ... Read more
jayz1967
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed February 2017
This was my 13th cruise with Norwegian and my 5th on the Breakaway. I chose this ship because it was a local trip for me to get to the ship, as I live in NJ. We were at the pier by 9:30am (because we had to depend on a ride into NY who had ... Read more
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mavswin
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
2 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Loved the itinerary. Loved 4 ports and only 2 seas days. Balcony room was outstanding and Rosevelt our room steward was awesome. We ate in many venues including 3 specialty venues. Los Labos, Cagney's and Le Bistro were all great, but we ... Read more
Steve E
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
I chose this cruise for the itinerary and to try a different cruise line. While the itineraries were decent (Harvest Cay was over crowded and dissappionting), the ship was a teeming mass of humanity with insufficient design and amenities ... Read more
morrisretired
Member Since 2009
9 reviews
146 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We had a 50% refund coming from NCL because of a delay and problems encountered last year, after the Pride of America was refurbished in San Francisco and headed back to Hawaii. We had a suite on that cruise, and picked a balcony for ... Read more
stguesser
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
1 forum post
6 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
My wife and I decided to take this cruise as a quick getaway out of NYC. I was a bit worried about sailing from NY in the winter, but we had no issues what so ever with the weather. The seas were not exactly calm, but even in the 10-15 ... Read more
raw9054
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
From the staff, entertainment, and the meals, everything was outstanding! I can't say enough about the experience with this ship. We also left something of value on the ship when we were off the ship and heading toward customs. My ... Read more
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soozroom
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
We did an NCL cruise aboard the Epic a few years ago also in the Western Caribbean and had a blast. Maybe my expectations were too high because of that, but I was disappointed this time. Arriving at the port, the gentleman handling our ... Read more
onepoorguy
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
209 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2017
This was our fourth NCL cruise. Compared to our first it just didn't measure up. Even allowing for the fact that the Dawn is one of their older ships (launched in 2002). The crew was great. NCL does seem to maintain a high level of ... Read more
Tydnew
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
My husband and I just returned from a week on the Norwegian Breakaway (7 days to Bahamas from NYC). We've traveled to all-inclusive resorts or to time share units in the past, but were 1st time cruisers. I think we're hooked! Our ... Read more
newf4024
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Wanted to try ncl. Was told they were good. Found drinks expensive, service slow, dinner service slow in main rooms and overall, really expensive ship. They did give us great service at dinner after getting mad one night because it ... Read more
savmar2
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
4 helpful votes
This was our second time on the Getaway - first was October 2015. There have been a few changes since then. - The UBP has had some of the top-shelf liquors taken away (Patron Tequila). This drink package was essentially why we choose ... Read more
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taylorlb
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2017
We had sailed on Regal Princess last year and had a wonderful time. As soon as we returned, we booked a cruise with our kids on Carnival for March 2018. After a few weeks, we decided we didn't want to wait two years before sailing again, ... Read more
Mema46
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We wanted to see the Hawaiian islands and this was the best way to see them.We thought the entertainment was first class and we have been on 10 cruises. Our shore excursions were all excellant.We really loved the Road to Hanna on Maui. ... 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
57Kroozers
Member Since 2009
5 reviews
4 helpful votes
This was our 13th cruise with NCL and our 3rd cruise on Epic. The other 2 cruises on Epic were in the Mediterranean, this was our 1st Epic cruise to the Caribbean. We found this cruise to be a quite different. The venues were all a lot ... Read more
GypsySarahJean
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2017
We chose this cruise because of the ports and the length. We wanted to go to ports we had never visited and it durely did not disappoint.We took tours in Casablanca, Grand Canary, Madiera, and Malaga.The high point was the toboggan ride ... Read more
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