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jblb1020
Member Since 2012
1 review
2 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was our 16th cruise but first on Norwegian. I was not impressed and wouldn't sail with them again. We found the bar staff to be very rude, our room was never cleaned the first day morning or evening. Found a a dirty stained towel ... 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
jtruong056
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Where do I start? Wonderful cruise with good amount of activities and good dining options. Bartenders pour generously and everyone greets you with a warm smile. Shows are not to be missed, especially the comedian/magician Jean Pierre and ... Read more
FraudBroad
Member Since 2010
6 reviews
880 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Our group of six (ages 77, 75, 50 x 2, 17 & 18) sailed the Star 3/27-4/3. Pre-cruise we stayed at the Fairfield Inn, Westshore. The free shuttle picked us up at the airport and also, later in the day, shuttled us back and forth to ... Read more

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harrislevinson@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
19 helpful votes
We have done over a dozen cruises and loved this one so much we booked another cruise on the Breakaway even before we got back home. Check-in: Took about an hour which is very realistic for a ship with so many people on it. Getting to ... Read more
Stephanied.inch@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
My family and I just embarked on our 7th cruise. This happened to be our first non-Disney cruise. We booked this cruise almost 6 months prior to embarking. As a teacher, I was looking forward to this much-needed break. We thought with ... Read more
Yoopergirl75
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We have cruised a different cruise line the last 5 years and decided to try Norwegian this year. We booked the Owners Suite with Haven perks. We were in the white Diamond Suite 9504. We were amazed with all the perks this offers. Not only ... Read more
bbumsted
Member Since 2012
1 review
5 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
The dining and excursions were fantastic. Dolphins, sharks, rays, and monkeys - oh my. Jade itself is a bit outdated. It was originally built for Hawaii use and has tacky Polynesian decorations only applicable when traveling there. ... Read more
CC25
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We boarded the ship around noon (we were 12 people in all) and expected it to be crowded. You are given a group boarding number and we probably waited about 30 minutes to board. We didn't want to get to the ship too early as rooms aren't ... Read more
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CC25
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We boarded the ship around noon (we were 12 people in all) and expected it to be crowded. You are given a group boarding number and we probably waited about 30 minutes to board. We didn't want to get to the ship too early as rooms aren't ... Read more
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Jab2012
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
19 helpful votes
First I need to say is that anyone that wants to be picky should never go on a cruise!! I couldn't wait to write this review. In fact I'm doing it as we head to the Airport. The Escape was a very Beautiful Ship with the Wow factor! From ... Read more
giantslover@prodigy.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Cabin was awesome 9542 Steward Pablo was awesome Entire staff was awesome,everyone treated me well Solo cruiser. Food was good/great,but you have to shop the complimentary nightly specials as 1 night i paid for lamb ... Read more
skipperanne
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
142 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Norwegian Gem March 12-22,1016. The cruise was way over crowded. We were told that there were 3,000 passengers on the ship, and 1/3 of them were teens. If you look up the stats on the Gem it claims it's capacity is 2400. It ... Read more
garnufa
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
This was our third Norwegian cruise and we were looking forward to another great experience. Unfortunately, it was not to be. We found ourselves stuck on the ship with about 1000 college students on Spring Break. Norwegian accommodated ... Read more

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Mvegacabrera
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Not knowing exactly what to expect as a first time cruiser, I nevertheless always expect service with a smile, and that's exactly what I experienced aboard Norwegian Sky. Every Norwegian staff I encountered was cordial and helpful. The ... Read more
otters92
Member Since 2014
1 review
25 forum posts
12 helpful votes
About a month prior to our cruise, I read a litany of recent negative reviews of the Norwegian Jewel. They said the ship was outdated and run-down and the staff was uninspired if not uninterested. I started to think that I had made a ... Read more
WestWind12
Member Since 2015
1 review
14 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
I am going to keep this short. Before our cruise I was reading many peoples opinions and reviews about this cruise, this ship, and this cruise line. Many of these opinions and comment were quite negative. I am happy to report that we ... Read more
lundiechiro@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Let me brgin by saying that I have been on mant cruises with my kids(about 20). Most of them with RC and a fee with Carnival. History has shown me that due to their stellar kids clubs, i was guerunteed some R&R. I chose this cruise ... Read more
wyattkmen
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My wife and I cruised with NCL for the first time this vacation, with 2 of our adult chidlren, 2 other adults, and 3 grandkids. We all felt like this was a half-step above Carnival in terms of food and entertainment. The children (ages ... Read more

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eekhoz
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was our 13th cruise, and our first time sailing with Norwegian. We've been on Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Costa before, and we loved Norwegian. This was a 7-day cruise and stopped at 4 ports: Cozumel, Roatan, Belize, and Costa Maya. ... Read more
ronfree70
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
First time with NCL. The room, (balcony) was much smaller than other ships we've been on. Nice shower, but lack of storage and counter/shelf space. The cabin steward must have been new, because we were always short of towels or washcloths. ... Read more
leumas
Member Since 2012
1 review
8 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We had a nice week. Had to skip private island due to weather. Still not a big fan of Jamacia after years away. Grand Cayman was busy and the local say it's getting worse but you can't beat the water. It's beautiful. Cozemel was as ... Read more
happilymarried1
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We really enjoyed the NCL Jewel. This was our second NCL cruise and first on the Jewel. It was a large ship but not overly large. We never found ourselves bored or lacking activities. The food was delicious even though we didn't dine at ... Read more
Rishigudka
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We flew from London to Tampa via British airways and stayed for 4 nights at hotel intercontinental Tampa which is close to airport and hotel offers free pick ups from airport. Hotel is opposite west shore shopping centre which has many ... Read more

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