Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Norwegian Rome (Civitavecchia) Cruise Reviews

Filter reviews by:
Your selections (clear selections):
Norwegian (NCL) x
Rome (Civitavecchia) x
Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Cruise Line
Cruise Critic Overview

229 Norwegian Rome (Civitavecchia) Cruise Reviews

Cruiser rating
Excellent
99
Very Good
46
Average
41
Poor
23
Terrible
14
See reviews for
Family Cruises
Family Cruises
44
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
22
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
21
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
21
Rating Summary
Dining
Public Rooms
Cabin
Entertainment
Value for Money
Service
DisLauraT
Member Since 2015
1 review
5 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
My husband, a friend and I sailed on the June 15, 2016 Western Mediterrean sailing on the NCL Epic. We stayed in a Mini-Suite room number 10258. Here are my thoughts about our cruise. Stateroom: Mini-Suite Pros: -Lots of ... Read more
caneable
Member Since 2007
7 reviews
460 forum posts
32 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
With one minor, yet considerable, drawback this was a great experience! So let's get rid of the bad news first. Whether it was because we are at Gold Latitudes level, or just plain luck, we got speedy prime location in the dining rooms ... Read more
carol@lindsay.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
I'm not a cruise lover so take that into consideration with my 3 Things I really liked: Kids Splash Academy. My 8 year old loved it! I saw a few parents I thought took advantage. I saw a little girl with a disability who was there ALL ... Read more
lammy1952
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
72 forum posts
13 helpful votes
We took a 7 day Mediterranean cruise the Epic and for the most part enjoyed the experience. We knew beforehand that it was slightly different to our previous cruise experiences, however we only found a couple of things not to our liking ... Read more
KatKay
Member Since 2009
1 review
16 forum posts
6 helpful votes
My husband and I were looking for a reasonably-priced getaway and got a great deal on this NCL Epic Med Cruise. The ship was beautiful and despite the fact that it was sold out, we never felt crowded or waited for anything. Restaurants ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian (NCL) Cruises

gomerdog123
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
we spent three days in rome before our departure. highly recommend this plan as the ship is over an hour from rome. we arrived for embarkation around 2, well after the crowds. it was an easy walk on since luggage was left at the ... Read more
Grandma1234
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
13 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
I took my granddaughter to Italy to celebrate her graduation from college. This was the most miserable travel experience I have ever had. The food was average, the entertainment which you had to make a reservation in order to attend ... Read more
worcesterite
Member Since 2009
1 review
3 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We chose this cruise because it started and ended in Rome, visited ports that we wanted to see on our first Mediterranean cruise, and had good dates and a good price. NCL is not our top choice as a cruise line since we are not much into ... Read more
accent505
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
7 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our first time on NCL, and sadly, is definately our last. It is the first cruise out of six that I was happy to see the end of the cruise. The embarkation and debarkation was much faster than we were used to. Also, the UBP ... Read more
greg2001
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
The staff was rude, the food was mediocre at best (specialty restaurant's were good...for an additional $35). The entertainment was not entertaining, The VAT Tax was unexpected and no where on the per cruise information did NCL say they ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian (NCL) Cruises

accent505
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
7 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We were a group of seven retired relatives and chose the Epic for our cruise. Of course, we had the UBP and all were excited about the journey. My wife and I had cruised more than eight weeks on other lines so one can say we are not ... Read more
Frejoh
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our fourth cruise, all with NCL. Our reasons are good value and freestyle dining. The third passenger in our suite, our adult son, sailed for no fare, except taxes and fees. Embarkation in Civitavecchia was a breeze, as the great ... Read more
crusingonceagain
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This Cruise I chose to take my Dad and sister to have some quality time. The ports were amazing, the Ship was amazing, is amazing. is HUGE, has many things to do, you never get bored, the staff are something else, We sailed the EPIC ... Read more
zhiyan12
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This is our third cruise but the first try on NCL. We almost enjoyed everything on the ship: food, services, activities etc. The embarkation and disembarkation were so easy, maybe because most people choose Barcelona as the departure city ... Read more
MIKEW69
Member Since 2010
1 review
1 forum post
11 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
After various cruises in the Caribbean we decided to try a Mediterranean cruise. The Ship. We really liked the ship and it's layout after being on freedom class ships (Carnival ) and oasis class ships (RCL) we really liked and easy ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian (NCL) Cruises

Eurocruiser123
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
The overall service and cleanliness of the cruise was great. All the staff were also very friendly and made the experience pleasant. Would recommend. However, Norwegian Epic could be more transparent with their added fees. We were ... Read more
mariosalini
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Only booked the cruise a week before sailing. A bargain with Thomas cook actually! Obviously book the ryanair flights yourself as much cheaper. They provided free transfers from ciampino too! Bargain!! We upgraded to a balcony and ... Read more
JIMBROWNER
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
i have been on approx 30 holidays ,spain ,cyprus ,morocco ,france , this was my first cruise ,and i have just returned from ,the best experience of my life ,so much ,to see and do ,on our short cruise ,i am booking same now very soon , ... Read more
ennisc100
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
My wife and I set sail on the NCL Epic from Rome on 25 November on a four night mini cruise to Barcelona and we thoroughly enjoyed every minute if it. Embarkation in Rome at 12.30 was quick and easy and as soon as we got on the ship we ... Read more
jahny1
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Boarding the ship was fast and easy. It took about 20 min from luggage drop off to walking onto the ship. The ship is nice, clean, and very spacious. My husband and I shared a balcony room with our two kids (15&11) I was afraid that ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian (NCL) Cruises

JaLayne
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
I had a great time on the Epic the week before Thanksgiving. I loved my stateroom. It seemed to have everything that I needed just where I needed it. I would spend the morning and evening on the balcony enjoying the view and the sea ... Read more
gennadi
Member Since 2006
1 review
68 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
My husband and I have been on several cruises with Celebrity and a few with RCCL. This was our first cruise with NCL. The reason we chose the Epic was honestly the price. After reading so many negative reviews, we weren’t sure ... Read more
Beh Soo seng
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
From 11 Nov. to 18 Nov., my wife and I embarked on the NCL Epic for a cruise in and out Rome. It was a tour package from Penang Malaysia by Emirates Air via Dubai. After a city tour of Rome and visiting the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain & ... Read more
Cin1406
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
Picked the Haven spa suite room 14151.This is my eighth cruise the first with Norwegian Epic. Our spa suite room had a wonderful bed, awesome shower, large balcony, bizarre closet not enough hanging space, terrible WC.. door wouldn't close ... Read more
kathedden
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
I loved it! The staff was great! This was my first cruise. I found the ship to be clean and the staff to be very patient and professional. We had no problems. Everything went exactly like they said it would. We did excursions every day. ... Read more

Compare Prices on Norwegian (NCL) Cruises

Sponsored links

Sponsored links

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.