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773 Norwegian Senior Cruise Reviews

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poobahapril
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed two weeks ago
The Norwegian Peal has very small rooms and the ship needs to be refurbished badly. The bath sinks are cracked and equipped with kitchen faucets. Large paint chips were sheering off the pipes into the floor on the balcony, and it was ... Read more
Opihi
Member Since 2003
1 review
118 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
This was our third cruise to Alaska. All onboard NCL. First was on the Sun, second on the Star, and this one on the Pearl. We haven't experienced any other cruise line to compare as more seasoned Cruise Critics have done, but we have ... Read more
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Shanghaimadrid
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I chose this cruise for several reasons. It was a multigenerational trip which included my 87 year old mom, my brother and my 20 year old daughter. The trip was a Mother's Day gift to my mom. The destination was not important to her as ... Read more
cdf1121
Member Since 2007
1 review
2 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
If you are full time cruisers, boy do i have some information for you. We just did a 7 day cruise to alaska, and we got surprised by new policies. 1. You cannot remove the gratuities from your bill, on ship and pay cash like we do. ... Read more
Arvy
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
We were pleased with our first NCL experience, the 9 day "Baltic Capitals" cruise on the Norwegian Star, May 8, 2016. We had read reviews that the ship was showing its age, but I didn't think so. I think there have been recent ... Read more
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Ginnyminton@ymail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
A10 day cruise from New Orleans on the Dawn, the entertainment was great , our room steward was great, the ship in need of repair, which was dry docking after our voyage, the bartenders especially in the atrium ( Bryan ) did not cater to ... Read more
GingerUHorling
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
14 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Fabulous speciality restaurants, great food. My only complaint was the seats in the theater are TERRIBLE, small, bar across the back of seat. Had to slouch and if the show was an hour you are crippled. The volume could have been toned ... Read more
traveller
Member Since 2000
5 reviews
114 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Chose it due to dates and good deal...HATED the way the ship is run. Ship is gorgeous...BUT lacking in elevator in middle of ship to Atrium..so you were constantly walking from one end to the other. Had the free drink pkg with free ... Read more
versgly
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
My rating is based on my opinion of what a cruise should consist of namely a week of relaxation and pampering.This ship is targetting families ,younger couples and groups.They have daily game shows,bingo,karaoke,flash sales every day of ... Read more
Kristine Y
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
I was just on the 12-day Grand Mediterranean from May 7-19 aboard the Norwegian Spirit. It was a DREAM VACATION. While the ship was relatively older and I did complain about having to pay almost double for my stateroom and port fees... the ... Read more

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North Port Pat
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Before you go: Make your dinner and show reservations as early as possible, up to ninety days in advance. We had gotten the “free” specialty restaurant package; when I tried to make dinner reservations for 5:30 there were none ... Read more
lbsst14
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Ship is a bit old but it's serviceable. Service staff is very friendly. Food ranges from "Just OK" to "Good", but skip the Sushi restaurant as they are all their own unique "rolls" and not very good. ... Read more
crusingonceagain
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 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
Mari619
Member Since 2008
1 review
88 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because it was to a part of the world I had always dreamed of seeing. There were 3 of us and we were taking advantage of 3/4 person is free. We also had the package of dining 3 nights free in a specialty restaurant, ... Read more
captainorin
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This cruise fit my schedule. Food was good to excellent. Service was good to great. Shows were good to great. After Midnight was great. Wanted to go a second time but ran out of time trying to do and see everything else. There were I ... Read more

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royals64
Member Since 2011
1 review
56 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This was our sixth cruise with NCL but the first on one of the bigger ships. We had wondered if we would enjoy it as much as the smaller ships, but after taking a day or so to get used to the layout we found it easy to find ... Read more
vishi007
Member Since 2016
1 review
40 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
With all the negative posts in the forum, i was a bit scared on how my experience would be....so i have just one word to describe my experience on the NCL EPIC -- "FANTABULOUS" the ship is fantastic - the crew is fantastic - ... Read more
handi1@talktalk.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This is the second cruise we have taken on the Epic and once again we were not disappointed. The ship has been refurbished since our first trip keeping the decor to a high standard. Our stateroom was very spacious with plenty of space for ... Read more
Riknpat
Member Since 2007
8 reviews
31 forum posts
4 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
retiring soon
Member Since 2006
15 reviews
6,749 forum posts
3 helpful votes
I chose this cruise as an add on to a 10 day Serenade of the Seas one I'd booked, as I like to make my airfare count! I used Jiffy Jeff to get me from FLL airport to Miami port & he offered great service ($15 shared, $45 alone), ... Read more

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texascharm
Member Since 2009
1 review
30 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Not rating this a 5, mostly because we did not get the recognition and the perks of being silver latitude members. Getting on the ship went well, getting off a little more confusing, they routed us the long way around the lobby, and we ... Read more
jaejae77
Member Since 2016
1 review
15 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2016
We arrived in New Orleans a couple days before the cruise so we could explore a little. We did the city tour which was very informative & a good overview of the highlights of the city. Our driver was a native & lived in an area ... Read more
themmm1
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
I am a frequent cruiser &have platinum status with carnival.Recently I have been cruisingwith Norwegian with my last 2 being on the breakaway. Both lines are good &have their pros&cons. In fairness I am only comparing ... Read more
mikeglenda
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Glenda and I boarded the Escape around Noon April, 16th 2016, Saturday. From the very beginning to the very end we had an Awesome time, We walked the ship to check it out. It was clean, spacious, well decorated. The employees we meet were ... Read more
jo335wms
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
3 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We had never been to New York so combined this cruise with a 4 night stay there. We visited Empire State Building, Times Square, Radio City, Roccafella Centre and Ground Zero.Although we have been to two of the Caribbean islands before St ... Read more

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