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504 Norwegian Venice Cruise Reviews

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Helcar23
Member Since 2015
1 review
18 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Had a great cruise. Good service and meals very good too. Ate at raffles buffet for breakfast and lunch and Windows dining room in the evenings. Ate at shoguns asian restaurant too. Ports were great. Did our own thing in all ports except ... Read more
AmNotRay
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
The Spirit is an older ship but she still sails a true course. It's smaller than the enormities that have come out to sea recently, but I do think that her smaller size is actually a plus. The cruise is long and there are few toddler's on ... Read more
Jaaljo
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
All the countries and cities visited were very nice. Food was good except terrible choices of bread. The Spirit is a nice ship that needs a bit of care - which it will have later this year. Air con cannot be turned off in the cabin ... Read more
Mariamichelle
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Beautiful ship! Good food and service. Didn't love all the ports. Athens is not a place I want to revisit. Croatia is it okay but probably not a place I would visit again. Santorini is wonderful but I had been there before, ... Read more
texp
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
First time with Norwegian line but thoroughly enjoyed this cruise with my partner. The ship, cabin, and freestyle dining were all excellent, the itinerary was also good although we declined to go ashore in Santorini because of the ... Read more
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dalbristow
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We (family of five, kids 10, 14, 16) are not experienced cruisers, and picked this cruise only because of the itinerary, having few expectations for the ship itself. The itinerary was indeed the star of the show, but the cruise staff and ... Read more
rubybug
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
18 forum posts
2 helpful votes
What a great opportunity to have a smorgasbord of stops across Europe. Venice is a beautiful port to embark. From there, we sailed to Kotor, Montenegro, Dubrovnik, Croatia, Athens, Mykonos, Naples, Civitavecchia, Livorno, Toulon, and ... Read more
yyhay
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This is our 3rd cruise with NCL, 7nights/11night/12nights to be exact, sadly very disappointed! We got cabin 10031. The location is great to get around the ship, but every night there were loud noise from up stair which woke us up ... Read more
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Debbren
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We had travelled on the Pride of America and had thought it was wonderful so thought another Norwegian Ship would be of the same standard. Oh so not true, the Sprirt is the most tired Ship decor so outdated and shabby due for an upgrade in ... Read more
JcYogi
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Lovely cruise! much better than I expected. Embarkation was fast and easy in Venice. Ship was clean and spacious. At no time did I feel it was crowded. My Cabin 8026 was larger than expected. Two comfortable twin beds, Lots of ... Read more

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vinotinto
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
130 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose a cruise because we were sailing with our two kids (ages 8 and 11) and my mother and wanted something that would be fairly easy to manage with our motley crew and since we were taking the kids to Europe for the first time, we ... Read more
PegZ
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I chose this cruise for the itinerary. I read a lot of unfavorable reviews but decided the itinerary was more important to me than the food. We were a party of 6. 3 generations. Ages 22, 23, 23, 51, 65 & 73. We had a wonderful time. ... Read more
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graeagleca
Member Since 2012
1 review
0 forum posts
19 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because it went to Dubrovnik, which is where my Great Grandfather was from. Also, because we had never been to Greece and it's islands before. This was our second big ship cruise, our first being to Alaska on ... Read more
JTagaban
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose this cruise because we were interested in cruising through Greece. The dates were best for us as well. We enjoyed the ports very much. Greece is absolutely beautiful. We appreciated all the staff who were so friendly and ... Read more
FunSA
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We were a family of 4 on our first family cruise from SA. We were in one cabin 4553, small but such fun. Our stay was made even better because of the service from our stateroom attendant Jessen, he was outstanding to say the least. Our ... Read more
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Gizmocat1
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Picked this cruise because it was freestyle ,no dressing up unless you want to .pick your own restaurants to dine in at times to suit,fabulous happy ship everybody seemed really chilled spoke to loads of different nationalities ,everybody ... Read more
veraneo
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
4 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise as we had a fantastic time on Norwegian Spirit last October.Our overall impression was of staff less happy and definitely overworked.The decor is very tired(our hand basin was cracked)and colors garish,but I believe it ... Read more
tmurphy62
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Went on a Greek island cruise on the 4 th of June for 7 nights on the Norwegian jade. Couldn't of asked for a better time, the cabins and the ship were very clean the staff were very attentive to your needs nothing was too much. ... Read more
hamhert
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
18 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Always wanted to cruise the Mediterranean and they offered the best price and value, and we were not disappointed, it was just so relaxing, the staff were so friendly and all in all the whole cruise was just wonderful, the bed was ... Read more
acon
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our family’s first Adriatic voyage on NCL. We have been on NCL Epic for Mediterranean. But I did not give a review on Epic last time. In comparing to Epic, Jade is a smaller and older ship, but it is clean and very well ... Read more
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GillMG
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Six of us joined the Jade to celebrate our 50th birthdays. We flew to Venice from Glasgow, and we were picked up and taken to the ship. The embarkation process took ages with lots of queuing and then eventually we got on board - our ... Read more
Nickfrescia
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We went on this trip and stayed in Venice the day before to rest and tour the magical city, the next day we arrived in the port almost 5 hours before departure, we do this to avoid the crowds at check in, was fairly smooth, we are familiar ... Read more
Buzzer1955
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I booked this on the back of a cruise we did in February on the Norwegian Sky... which was quite good. Disappointed this time with the jade... Holes in the sheets on our bed, and not changed in 7 days! constantly served drinks ... Read more
DaveMonica
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
The entertainment and lack of was appalling. Some shows were repeated and several of the show were not worth the time to attend. The lack of activities proved out to create a very boring week and could not wait for it to be over. The ... Read more
Phantom1231
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
14 helpful votes
We took this cruise because it was easier to get to the four Greek destinations by cruise ship. We have cruised with Norwegian before so we knew what it was like. We would say it was okay, but as a Silver level Latitudes member we still ... Read more

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