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guenzo
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
2 forum posts
8 helpful votes
SHIP: Embarkation Very slow and poorly organized. Took over one hour of standing in line to get on the ship. Wait until after 1:30 pm to board. Cabin Inside cabin. Clean. Nice. Good, hard working room stewards. ... Read more
shereda
Member Since 2012
1 review
19 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Having been on over 20 cruises with a competing cruise line, I was skeptical about venturing out on an older smaller ship as the Spirit. My first impression of the ship was that even in its old age, the ship is magnificent. Our room was ... Read more
mizLORInj
Member Since 2008
22 reviews
5,912 forum posts
17 helpful votes
We arrived just before noon to a very crowded port. Check-in was quick though and the boarding of suites began at 12:20, and general # calling at 12:30. Note that cabins were not ready till 2:30. There are various new spaces on the ... Read more
Burrhead
Member Since 2011
1 review
8 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
My wife and I have taken numerous cruises on Norwegian and have enjoyed them all, until now. She had wanted to cruise the Epic since it went into service so when it started service in the Mediterranean we decided to go for it. WOW were we ... Read more
StargateBabe
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
6 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We went Platinum this trip on NCL and no wonder with the incredible assistance they provided to me with my leg in a boot cast. I broke my ankle a few weeks before the trip. So I called my personal Cruise Consultant, who immediately stepped ... Read more

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2043dennis
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
* Best buffet we ever had on any ship (this was our 20th cruise). * Embark and Disembark was good. * Pursers Desk was was slow and not informative. The only unfriendly people on boat. * BEST cruise band we have EVER ... Read more
Miswmn
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Background - This was our first cruise and we were very excited to go. Ship Information - There is not a lot to do on the ship if you don't drink or gamble. Activities - Laying out by the pool, Game shows, Name that tune, Dance ... Read more
teacher_md
Member Since 2007
7 reviews
532 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Just back from a cruise on the Norwegian Breakaway from 3/27-4/3. Here is some basic background information on us – we are a couple in our late 30s/early 40s from Washington, DC. We have cruised on many other lines including ... Read more
hyker1
Member Since 2009
8 reviews
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
My husband and I are frequent cruisers, and our first cruise experiences were with NCL. We always had a great time, but felt as though they liked to "nickel and dime" passengers a bit too much with promotions. Nevertheless, we ... Read more
sdragoo
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
The ship was a nice looking ship (just out of drydock), but was extremely lacking in competent servers. I have been on 13 cruises thus far and never have I encountered such obvious lack of informed and trained wait persons. I could give ... Read more

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lbledsoe1
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This is not our first cruise and we would have given an excellent except for the fact that the ship was not really 100% ready for people to cruise on after being in dry dock. I AM glad our trip did not get postponed as a result because ... Read more
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
dlderry
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 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
thelight12
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
0 forum posts
14 helpful votes
The brand new escape feels cramped and crowded with children running rampant. If fighting people for chairs was not enough to get under your skin the long lines for the waterslides and ropes course will unnerve you. If you are still not ... Read more
newbie68
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
30 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was our fourth cruise in two years. We had previously sailed on the Reflection (Celebrity) the Getaway, the Sky and this cruise. Embarkation was smooth and reasonably quick. We arrived at the pier around 11:40 A.M. and we were on the ... Read more

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datdat11@verizon.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
The best cruise we've had yet. Awesome entertainment,great itinerary nice clean ship. A wonderful crew on this ship. Everyone was friendly and more visible than on previous cruises. The activities director seemed to be everywhere making ... Read more
denverAMC
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
My husband and I took the Norwegian Star for our honeymoon and had a blast! We felt so relaxed and loved everything about the cruise. We stayed in a balcony stateroom, which had a good amount of space for two people. The room was just ... Read more
Coachbish
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We used PrimeTime shuttles to get us from LAX to the Best Western Plus in San Pedro. Nice hotel, clean, friendly and a good free breakfast. The hotel recommends an Italian restaurant and will give you a coupon for a free glass of wine. ... Read more
Vegasys
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
10 forum posts
5 helpful votes
As the title states, we sailed each ship during it's inaugural season, and enjoyed each one to differing degrees. Norwegian is renewing it's fleet, which is great, but there appears to be a slight shift in their policies as well, so this ... Read more
paperjukebox
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This ship has some amazing things going for it that are to be commended: -Beautiful layout and design -Excellent selection of restaurants -Cool 8th deck outdoor bar scene -Burn The Floor show is AMAZING!! -Cruise director ... Read more

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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
kobr0606
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
14 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We went on our first cruise for our honeymoon. We did the beverage package, had a mid-ship balcony, and did 2 shore excursions. The beverage package was perfect, all drinks under $15 were unlimited, if not you paid the difference for ... Read more
hangten10
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
15 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Have taken this cruise 3 times now. Usually from HNL to HNL. Last time from San Francisco as POA was in dry dock for refurbishment. Gave us 5 sea days which I badly needed. (4 with a small delay because rain hampered NCL from finishing ... Read more
gunney1100
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Sailed on the Dawn from NOLA on March 13, 2016 with my wife. Ports were Cozumel, Belize, Rotan Bay, Costa Maya. This was my first cruise and after sailing it won’t be my last good Lord willing. First let mention the staff on the ... Read more
Tiyahmaria
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
29 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
I am a fairly new cruiser. I went on a 3 day cruise with Royal Caribbean in January and became addicted! I subsequently booked 3 more cruises for the year. Thank God, I booked the other 2 with Royal Caribbean because they are the gold ... Read more

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