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Norwegian (NCL) Ship Reviews

Norwegian Pearl
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Norwegian Pearl
Ranked #1 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
75% Loved It
  • Mega-ship amenities like rock climbing and bowling
  • Multiple dining options include steak, French and Asian
  • Cabins range from small insides to huge villas with private hot tubs
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 2,394
Norwegian Jewel
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Norwegian Jewel
Ranked #2 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
75% Loved It
  • Pro: Roomy ship with lots of dining and entertainment options
  • Con: Dated decor and faded upholstery
  • Bottom Line: Choose this Jewel-class flagship if you prefer a vessel that's comfy and well-worn but fun.
  • Launched: 2005; Passengers: 2,376
Norwegian Jade
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Norwegian Jade
Ranked #3 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
75% Loved It
  • Offers a truly global experience
  • Perk-infused Courtyard Villas are splurge-worthy
  • Varied dining options from French bistro to diner
  • Launched: 2006; Passengers: 2,402
Norwegian Getaway
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Norwegian Getaway
Ranked #4 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
75% Loved It
  • Unique shows: Illusionarium, Grammy Experience, Legally Blonde
  • Miami flavor, from hull painting to Sugarcane Mojito Bar
  • Getaway features had us chatting
  • Launched: January 2014; Passengers: 4,028
Norwegian Spirit
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Norwegian Spirit
Ranked #5 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
73% Loved It
  • Lively, friendly vibe
  • Ultra-chic Maharini's Lounge & Nightclub
  • Fun water park and club facilities for kids and teens
  • Launched: 1998; Passengers: 2,018
Pride of America
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Pride of America
Ranked #6 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
72% Loved It
  • Get a taste of Hawaii with 7-night cruises
  • Nine free and extra-fee dining venues
  • All-American crew and ship decor
  • Launched: 2005; Passengers: 2,186
Norwegian Gem
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Norwegian Gem
Ranked #7 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
70% Loved It
  • Excellent value for the money
  • 13 restaurants, featuring worldwide cuisine
  • Expansive health club and spa
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 2,394
Norwegian Epic
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Norwegian Epic
Ranked #8 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
69% Loved It
  • Dedicated Studio cabins and lounge for solos
  • Blue Man Group leads outstanding show choices
  • Aqua Park among best pool complexes at sea
  • Launched: June 2010; Passengers: 4,100
Norwegian Dawn
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Norwegian Dawn
Ranked #9 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
69% Loved It
  • Underwent a multimillion-dollar refurb in 2011
  • Has family accommodations in most categories
  • Standout spa with rare indoor pool
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 2,340
Norwegian Sun
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Norwegian Sun
Ranked #10 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
69% Loved It
  • Spacious open decks with excellent sports facilities
  • Nifty dining choices include churrascaria
  • Large casino has plenty of tables and slot machines
  • Launched: 2001; Passengers: 1,936
Norwegian Star
Norwegian Star
Ranked #11 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
68% Loved It
  • Large ship with plenty of cozy nooks
  • Huge variety of dining options
  • Expanded kids'/teens facilities are great for families
  • Launched: 2001; Passengers: 2,240
Norwegian Sky
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Norwegian Sky
Ranked #12 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
62% Loved It
  • Ideal for a first cruise or quick getaway
  • Extensive kids program plus parent-supervised activities for toddlers
  • Food and entertainment offer "big ship" value
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 2,004
Norwegian Breakaway
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Norwegian Breakaway
Ranked #13 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
62% Loved It
  • Pro: Exceptional variety of restaurants and entertainment
  • Con: Shore excursions and destination enrichment lacking local flavor
  • Bottom Line: Great, fun, easy-going vibe onboard for all ages
  • Launched: April 2013; Passengers: 4,028
Norwegian Escape
Norwegian Escape
Ranked #14 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Largest waterpark at sea
  • Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville restaurant, bar will be onboard
  • Beautiful outdoor promenade -- dubbed The Waterfront
  • Launched: October 2015; Passengers: 4,200
Norwegian Bliss
Norwegian Bliss
Ranked #15 of 15 Norwegian (NCL) Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Launched: Spring 2017; Passengers: 4,200
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Norwegian (NCL) Member Reviews

70% Loved It

we have cruised with ncl since our first cruise in 2010 and we love the cruise line we have been on the pearl, jade and spirit. I did read these ... Read more

by Gailgodfrey

Very convenient sailing at night and get to the islands in the morning. Cabin OK. On board entertainment poor and the included food not too good. ... Read more

by pgiaco

Where do I begin..Our luggage was brought to us with a huge rip (hole) in it. They lost our case of water we brought on ship. Food terrible. ... Read more

by Lynn S

This was our second time to do this cruise. The first time was back in 2005 on Pride of Aloha and at that time we had already been on 4 cruises ... Read more

by PhilSD

Excellent hospitality & delightful staff.

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Great catering organisation, presentation & restaurant choice but ... Read more

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