Norwegian Spring Break Cruise Reviews

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459 Norwegian Spring Break Cruise Reviews
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CC25
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
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
20 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
7 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
4 reviews
325 forum posts
6 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
8 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
7 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
2 reviews
33 forum posts
17 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 They said the ship was outdated and run-down and the staff was uninspired if not uninterested.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
3 helpful votes
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
2 reviews
8 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
5 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
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
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
7 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
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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kathyto
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2016
Rooms were way more spacious that I expected, had lots of room for unpacking and storing bags. Every time we left them a mess and came back and they were clean. Walking down the halls was pleasant, because the workers in the hallways ... Read more
mhindal@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
This was my first cruise, so I do not have anything to compare it to, but we enjoyed this trip and I will do my best to review without having a comparison. We just traveled on the Norwegian Star, it left from Tampa and went ... Read more
BIG POOCH
Member Since 2015
1 review
50 forum posts
13 helpful votes
We were very disappointed not to go to great stirrup, we were looking forward to it big time. I'm beginning to think there is something going on with norwegian and skipping gsc, and these "medical" emergencies that make them go ... Read more
Coachbish
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We used PrimeTime shuttles to get us from LAX to the Best Western Plus in San Pedro. Nice hotel, clean, friendly and a good free breakfast. The hotel recommends an Italian restaurant and will give you a coupon for a free glass of wine. ... Read more
FL-Cruzer
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Do not believe all you read. The Spirit is the oldest ship in the NCL fleet. However she has been kept up to there high standards. Service was above average threw out the ship. Only attended one of the shows, enjoyable and ... Read more
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Vegasys
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
14 forum posts
9 helpful votes
As the title states, we sailed each ship during it's inaugural season, and enjoyed each one to differing degrees. Norwegian is renewing it's fleet, which is great, but there appears to be a slight shift in their policies as well, so this ... Read more
bennis01
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
We just disembarked the Norwegian Jade. We enjoyed a 7 day cruise from Houston to Cozumel, Belize and Roatan. This is our second Norwegian Cruise. Our daughters, ages 10 & 14, were eager to participate in the Kids/Teen Club and engaged ... Read more
paperjukebox
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
This ship has some amazing things going for it that are to be commended: -Beautiful layout and design -Excellent selection of restaurants -Cool 8th deck outdoor bar scene -Burn The Floor show is AMAZING!! -Cruise director ... Read more
offerdahl
Member Since 2016
1 review
20 helpful votes
While there are many bars, restaurants, ropes course, slides, there is only 1 main pool - for 5,ooo people! Restaurants book up, before you even set sail. Shows book, prior to sailing, and the lines for the slides and ropes course are ... Read more
dizzystacy
Member Since 2009
1 review
4 forum posts
18 helpful votes
This was my 14th cruise and it was the worst one yet. First the pros: Nice islands, beautiful ship although flaws in design for certain areas. Howl at the Moon Dueling Pianos was amazing, went 4 different nights. Our room attendant ... Read more
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