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354 Norwegian Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

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susiesailedaway
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Travel for relaxation was the main reason for this particular cruise. MISSON ACCOMPLISHED! The ship is smallish and very easy to navigate. We had a balcony room on the 10 deck which was perfect. Large enough for 2 people to easily ... Read more
Pizzalover_
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
4 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was our first cruise on NCL, having cruised 11 times before on HAL, RCL, Carnival, and Premier. The embarkation port was an inexpensive 6-hour rental car drive. Boarding was smooth and we went straight to cabin 11660 located port ... Read more
Mark1403
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
The ship is showing her age and the furniture in the cabin including the carpet looked very tired, nothing like the picture on the web site sadly. The bed was very comfortable and a good size. The cabin steward was excellent, the shower ... Read more
Juliejodie
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Just returned from our cruise was way above expectations, food amazing could not fault any restaurant ,even though we spend a lot of time in the buffett restaurant so much choice, staff were so lovely and friendly especially our cabin ... Read more
Catchum
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Embarcation was a breeze as we had elected to arrive close to the time we could board and were able to leave our carry on bags in our cabin, which was already prepared. Spirit is a relatively small and older ship so if you are looking ... Read more

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Riknpat
Member Since 2007
8 reviews
32 forum posts
6 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
paradise.2
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
This NCL Spirit Cruise was chosen as our first cruise. We wanted to get from Guadalajara Mexico to Paris France without any prolonged flights. Based upon cost, convenience and enjoyment, a cruise seemed to be the best way to get to ... Read more
Quarryman111
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Just returned home from a wonderful 14 day cruise on board Norwegian Spirit, from the Captain to the attendants the level of service was above what we expected, all food is off the highest quality available at any time. This was our ... Read more
Hilarion
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
94 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I boarded on Tuesday, April 19th in Miami. The NCL Jade's transatlantic cruise had originated in Houston a few days earlier. Embarkation was the smoothest and quickest ever. As I understand only some 200 passengers boarded in Miami. ... Read more
flyhi120
Member Since 2005
1 review
344 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
I wanted to get to Italy by ship from Miami so we choose NCL Jade April 19, 2016. This is the ugliest ship I have ever been on. It was the old Pride of Hawaii and they never did any renovations. Plastic flowers on the ceiling, dated ... Read more

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frank london
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
thank you norwegian jade for an excellent transatlantic cruise - we loved it and we will return to cruise with you again - my wife and i like the transatlantic cruises and we chose to sail on the norwegian jade from miami to ... Read more
humordoc
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
80 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Had a great time on this cruise. The ship was only 1/2 full so the service was much better than the usual great service. Only 2 days of rough weather but everything was fine. Food was great, only ate in the dining rooms. We followed ... Read more
SeaScrabble
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Odd to think that I was on the same ship as some of the other reviewers! My wife and I were very happy with our cabin. Clean, comfortable- and it was an inside cabin to boot. We ate in the Versailles every night and never had to wait since ... Read more
Traveler4k
Member Since 2014
8 reviews
32 forum posts
5 helpful votes
This was a truly fine ship. I think I would rate it 5 stars due to the wonderful service, the great food and the amazing entertainment. Dayana (one of the customer service reps on board was amazing). The cruise I did was a ... Read more
B717200AGENT
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
30 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was my 13th and 14th NCL cruise. (Transatlantic from Tampa to Copenhagen and then Copenhagen round-trip through The Norwegian Fjords.) (B2B) I thought the cruise was fantastic in every way. I don't understand some of the whiny and ... Read more

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Moobaby214
Member Since 2009
1 review
603 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Embarkation was one of the easiest yet. We walked directly in to the terminal, check in, and walked onboard the ship. Head directly to O'Sheehan's for lunch and wait for rooms to open. Once the rooms were opened we had a BA midship, ... Read more
xelem3
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
25 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We chose the transatlantic cruise out of the Houston port on NCL Jade because it was the last time NCL would be embarking from Houston. The embarkation was fast and easy. My DH and I took the transatlantic cruise to Barcelona. The Jade ... Read more
Patswife2
Member Since 2011
1 review
117 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We had a blast on this cruise, before and after. Yes, the Jade is dated, but she is also do for a retrofit shortly. That said, we did not have any trouble with any systems in our cabin (5601), just things looking a bit worse for the ... Read more
ja2nowak
Member Since 2014
1 review
76 forum posts
4 helpful votes
My transatlantic cruise on the Jade was a lot of fun. I met some really great people the first day at the solo cruiser group as well as at night at bar city. Speaking of bar city, I thoroughly enjoyed having cocktails down here. The ... Read more
xelem3
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
25 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Being Platinum Latitude members, we have sailed quite often to the Caribbean and Alaska, but our first transatlantic repositioning cruise on the NCL Jade out of the Houston port was simple and easy. Taking this cruise for the first time ... Read more

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Saltyseadog57
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2016
This was my first cruise so I have nothing to say except it was outstanding. I cannot image anything better. The people, the games (LRC), and the rooms were large and comfortable. That being said, The food was great, but not up to my ... Read more
Wava
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
74 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Even though the Jade is going in for remodeling, we loved the old Hawaiian decor. We thought it was really elegant and not gaudy. Service was excellent. The staff remembered our names and greeted us everywhere. Grand Pacific main dining ... Read more
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ManofTravels
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
60 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We had a fun time on this ship. It appears there is a TA crowd that we plugged into from cruise critic and we had a blast getting together on sailaways, a daily game of LCR which grew larger (and louder) every day, the cabin crawl and met ... Read more
Dorothy's Friend
Member Since 2006
1 review
663 forum posts
13 helpful votes
I did the 13 night Atlantic Crossing joining in Miami and disembarking in Barcelona The Norwegian Jade is one of my favourite ships and NCL my favourite line from a solo traveler's point of view. Despite now being 10 years old, the ... Read more
mumsy66
Member Since 2011
1 review
4 forum posts
6 helpful votes
A fantastic deal was offered through Travels with Alan. It included all transfers, specialty dining and a beverage package. We could not resist. This was my 9th cruise and it was the BEST ! The ship is not as grand as some of the newer ... Read more

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