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Jaxtman
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed three weeks ago
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
loosethreads6
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
Great service. Hot food selections at the buffet were not warm. Good Friday(4/14) had very few fish meals. This is a fast, meatless day for Catholics. Theater seats uncomfortable: no leg room. Rows are two long and difficult to ... Read more
Mushinatsea
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
Sailed three weeks ago
We choose this cruise because it coincided with Spring Break. We were up-sold on a mini-suite which was a great choice. The mini-suite was more than spacious enough for the 3 of us. The balcony with 2 chairs and a little table was very ... Read more
justhappy
Member Since 2006
1 review
173 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
On our second time on the Getaway, the first was in a Haven Penthouse suite in 2015. Would a regular stateroom outside of the Haven measure up? It did, as the service we received was just as good. Although it had fewer bells and whistles, ... Read more
faalberto
Member Since 2007
1 review
2 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
Itinerary: been there, done that; but we booked it intentionally to enjoy different areas of the ports we had already visited: -Roatan Bay: we took a boat out to snorkel Blue Channel; amazing sea life; saw a multitude of fish and ... Read more
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Dsmith9019
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
I chose the Norwegian Gem because: 1 - the cruise fit the exact dates of Spring Break and 2 - It was leaving from New York, so I didn't have to worry about air fare to Florida. Never having cruised the Norwegian Cruise Line ... Read more
nycfa
Member Since 2012
1 review
470 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
We booked this 10 day cruise over my kid's Spring Break from school. It was myself, my husband (late 40's) and two daughters (15 & 12). We are seasoned cruisers with this being cruise 11 for myself and husband and cruise 5 for the ... Read more
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chenowjr
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
6 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
We got to the Miami Port at about 9-9:15 am and someone quickly took our bags for us. We were in through security quickly and waited for our group to be called to board the ship (I think we were group 5). There was juice and coffee in the ... Read more
FohlTravels
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
We booked this cruise on somewhat of a whim, but are so glad we did. We had an absolute blast. Vacations are VERY MUCH WHAT YOU MAKE OF THEM. If you are an unhappy person, you will dislike any trip. If you enjoy life, you will find the ... Read more
emmylou0919
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We have cruised many times on Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Princess, and Celebrity. We like new, big ships and wanted to try Norwegian. Pros: Nice new ship Embarkation and disembarkation was smooth and easy. Specialty ... Read more
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Richcruisers
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
Just returned from our 7 day escapade on the Escape. My husband and daughter also thoroughly enjoyed our voyage! This is our second cruise with Norwegian; our first being Spring 2015 on the Norwegian Star. We enjoyed our balcony ... Read more
debway
Member Since 2005
1 review
79 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Yes, there were good and bad sides to the cruiseship and it's staff, but overall we really enjoyed our trip. We encountered some really bad service, and we found some good. My husband was treated rudely by the staff in the spa/fitness ... Read more
FamilyCruisers654
Member Since 2013
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
NCL is the cruise line of choice for our family and Miami has been the favored embarkation or departure city. We prefer to fly into Ft. Lauderdale (FLA) and stay there as well. KSA Tours is the shuttle service of choice for their ... Read more
dmlefevre
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
We selected the NCL Getaway because of the exciting on board activities and the new Free Style dining option. The price point is more economical than Disney. While the ship is absolutely beautiful, the passenger: crew ratio seemed greater ... Read more
Cruiseman559
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
My wife and I have been on numerous cruises (4th with Norwegian) I must say that I was very disappointed in this one. Embarkation too a LONG time. There were very long lines and they didn't have enough people to check everyone in. We had a ... Read more
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jessicadrake02
Member Since 2017
1 review
I just return with my family of 5 from the NCL Getaway Western Caribbean cruise and experienced some disappointing things with this ship. We have three children from age 4-10. When we arrived to check in on the first day we were ... Read more
cmdchiefthom
Member Since 2000
2 reviews
4,164 forum posts
I wanted to take my extended family on a short Caribbean Cruise over spring break, and the Dawn itinerary out of New Orleans sounded perfect. I booked the Owner's Suite with two balconies, 9006 along with a connecting Penthouse 9002 and ... Read more
ppalonsky
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Had a really good time on the Jewel. My wife and I had the Ultimate Beverage Package and spent a lot of time at the bar in O'Sheehans. All drinks up to $15 were included and speciliaty martinis and premium brands had just a few dollars ... Read more
Kintai
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
We were looking for a cruise that fit our Spring Break schedule, and found it in the NCL Jewel's Mexican Riviera cruise. Overall the whole cruise experience was good: We arrived pretty early at the San Pedro cruise terminal due to a ... Read more
SpringBreakMichigan
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
My wife selected this cruise for my son's senior trip along with several families who traveled with us. We just got back yesterday. This cruise was excellent and I highly recommend it to anyone. Here are a few of the reasons: Easy ... Read more
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pcawley72
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
We booked this a week before leaving as we already had flights to FLA but are tired of Disney / Universal. It was three of us including our 16 year old son. We booked a balcony guarantee and it worked out great being in 15252. The room ... Read more
meldeband
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
We just got back from our week on the Escape. We wanted to try the bigger ship. I don't think that we will go on another big cruise ship again. One thing we noticed is that the ship is extremely packed with people. You are rushed in an ... Read more
nigeldcat
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The ship is vey nice with plenty of options to keep you occupied. Biggest limitation was the pool areas on sea days. Nearly impossible to get a lounger and forget sitting by the pool or getting in. The Spa pass was very much worth it ... Read more
SunshineNPalmTrees
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Great ship, great cruise, great memories. We chose the Escape for my son's senior spring break after cruising the Getaway and loving the ship. Our initial thoughts of a large ship being too crowded are completely gone. There are more ... Read more
bulldogatl
Member Since 2000
2 reviews
614 forum posts
13 helpful votes
This was cruise number 119 for me (I started as a baby). I've sailed on most of the major brands (NCL, RCCL, Carnival, Holland America, Celebrity, Costa and Princess). Lately, I've stuck with NCL because I really feel they are trying to ... Read more
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