Norwegian Spring Break Cruise Reviews

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lindawaring2001
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
4 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I chose this cruise because we had gone on it last October and loved it. We had the kids last time (8,10,12) and they were a little bored around the pool. It is more of an adult pool. However we booked the Owners suite and it was even ... Read more
Traveller DB
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Wanted to get away from the wet NYC weather and hence the week long cruise to Bahamas. Smallish ship (2300 guests) compared to other modern ships (4000+ guests). We had a mini suite with balcony on the 11th floor. Great housekeeping, ... Read more
imduk
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
This cruise was a return taster cruise to Norwegian cruise line having previous sailed on the Sun x2, Jade, Pride of America. Firstly as a regular cruiser my first priority is not the food, the entertainment or the entertainment - I ... Read more
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cynalan
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
311 forum posts
10 helpful votes
My wife and I cruise a lot with more than 20 cruises under our belt. For no particular reason, we had never cruised on NCL before. We had the opportunity to sail on the Escape as part of a travel agent conference we attended. It proved to ... Read more
melissadiego
Member Since 2016
3 reviews
2 helpful votes
SUMMARY: This was a wkend getaway for me and my sister in law. The embarkation was smooth and hardly any line. The disembarkation was organized as well. There was a line in customs but that has nothing to do with the ship. That is the Port ... Read more
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bigapplebaskets
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We chose this cruise for 1)the Gem because its smaller than the Breakaway 2) leaves from NY and 3) it was a new itinerary for us. Being in the Haven is always the best and this was no different. All the shows were new and we especially ... Read more
Dray1204
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Reviews from other family and friends had told us that this was one of the best cruise ships. And my husband found it to be very nice so much so we are sorry that we did not take advantage of the promotion where you pay $250. and Norwegian ... Read more
CAIslander38
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise based on the itinerary and availability. This was our first cruise with NCL but we've cruised previously with Carnival, Princess, and Royal Caribbean to the Southern, Eastern and Western Caribbean. What we ... Read more
scoomom2
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We chose this cruise because we could leave out of New York and not waste any vacation time. I only had a week vacation and wanted to spend each day relaxing. We had a balcony room, which was wonderful. Never been away in such a ... Read more
tmarc12
Member Since 2008
1 review
33 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
I just returned from my cruise (honeymoon) and although it was enjoyable it was not the cruise I hoped for. To begin we got on board and I wanted to purchase day passes to the adult only area Vibe. I had spoken to customer service prior to ... Read more
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2macks
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We chose this cruise because it was a choice of what went out of Tampa. Royal Caribbean had an old ship for more $$$ or Carnival an even older ship. The perks certainly had something to do with it also. We had our daughter, son in law ... Read more
deedee0821
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
I've been on four NCL cruises. They were on smaller ships. I chose this particular cruise ship because I was excited to try one of their larger ships. However, to my dismay the service and warmth I felt on their large ship was night and ... Read more
versuco
Member Since 2006
1 review
964 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2017
first time out of Tampa, better than busy Miami & Ft. Lauderdale, great sailing from downtown & going under Skyway bridge, easy on & off the ship, Jade was just refurbished, like sailing on a new ship, everything is brand new, ... Read more
Rrichnkelly
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I will not cruise with Norwegian again. The food in the main dining room was inconsistent. Sometimes it was good; sometimes poor. Steak and prime rib were overcooked. Fries were cold and stale. Never a lobster meal. Never any special type ... Read more
davethewave1
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We are well seasoned cruisers. I dont hold things like weather or destination cancellations as a bad mark against a cruise line-it is what it is and safety of passengers comes first. However, what I do hold accountable to a cruise line are ... Read more
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Evachad
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
We went on a cruise of the Caribbean and it was wonderful. Our ship was the Norwegian Escape. Huge and lots of things to do. This was our 1st cruise and we weren't sure how it would be compared to All Inclusive Resorts and it was a great ... Read more
Mom_of_5
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We just returned early this morning from Venice, and an 11 day Holy Land cruise with Norwegian. Amazing itinerary: Israel, Crete, Cyprus, Rhodes, Split, Montenegro. Trip of a lifetime. We loved the ship food. I especially loved the ... Read more
virgincruiseral
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We chose this Cruise because New Orleans was less than a 6 hour drive from home, the Dawn was refurbished in 2016 and the itinerary went to 4 ports during a 7 day cruise rather than just 3. We had an overall great experience! Definitely ... Read more
gdubb757
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
I'd never cruised before. I mean, I've taken the casino cruise out of Port Canaveral and the Spirit of Norfolk, but nothing like this. Our cruise left Tampa and took its time getting to Cozumel, then we cruised down to Costa Maya for the ... Read more
FLLSUN
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
7 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Chose NCL for a 7nt spring break cruise with my 2 kids (13 & 10) and a friend's family. We chose a balcony room, and bid $240.00 for a chance to upgrade to a mini suite...we got it. Room and balcony were spacious and clean...cabin ... Read more
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4Hummingbirds
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
My husband and I traveled with our seventeen year old daughter for spring break and very much enjoyed the excellent restaurants and service. Our beautifully appointed and very clean accommodation was in The Haven (AFT) and a wonderful ... Read more
hilarymax
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This was our very first cruise and we could not be any happier. The ship is huge and was filled to capacity but we always got to do what we wanted or found space. I will say the only place we felt crowded was at the Buffet. Hard to get a ... Read more
ericka1210
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Food is mediocre, hard to find regular hot breakfast food(pancakes, french toast without raisins) Desserts weren't that great. Food selection was okay. I was annoyed with the constant need to make reservations for shows, lines made ... Read more
Jay19426
Member Since 2012
1 review
27 forum posts
6 helpful votes
I was off for a week for Spring Break and wanted to get away. As a teacher I also wanted to avoid kids as much as possible. Surprisingly, I was able to accomplish this easily onboard the Breakaway. There are plenty of adult only areas ... Read more
Jaxtman
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed April 2017
Frankly, we picked the NCL Jade simply because their itinerary matched our son's spring break schedule. Fortunately, all the destinations were also new to us except for Cozumel. We were the second cruise after dry dock so it was not ... Read more
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