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Houston to the Eastern Caribbean Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews

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Blues Cruise

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!cocruising!
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

This is the 2nd time on NCL Jewel which was booked the very last minute. Since the last time has to say she went thru refurbishment and looks a LOT better. NCL took out the Chocolate Night and the lobster night but did have a sea food night on the last day. Cabin was clean and even when we did not wanted it cleaned, Sam cleaned it anyways. Food was ok. Menu hardly changed from November ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Cabin Type: Oceanview Porthole Window


Had a BLAST!!!!

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Trevmandjohns125
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

I found a handful of people complaining about length of time to get a drink. We found the best waiter the 1st day & our group just meshed with him. He had the best personality & went the extra mile for us daily. We usually started out the day with a nice tip because he was well deserving of it. I hope you all are lucky enough to meet Oswell Raymond. He will make your trip extra special. You ...
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Sail Date: April 2015

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Picture Window


Cruise Critic and NCL Freestyle are blessings to the first time cruise

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Umemori
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

Cruise Critic has been such a helper to prepare for our first trip - we read 300+ reviews and tips and came back from the cruise today happy and fulfilled! The roll call is the must - we felt connected even before the trip. Tim and Debbie were such nice hosts and arranged a very nice meet and greet on the first sea day. Cruise critic is influential - The senior officers showed up for us and gave ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Obstructed Oceanview


First Cruise - Couple: 29 and 28. Good first experience

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nehvah
First Time Cruiser • Age 30s

BARS Loved the staff - Bartenders in the Spinnaker lounge were the absolute best. They took care of us, made us drinks based on our tastes ie: sweet, not too sweet, etc. (we seriously even went home and bought liquor based on their recommendations). A. Kumar, in particular was awesome. Tip them well! They know what they're doing. RESTAURANTS/FOOD Le bistro was probably my favorite restaurant. I ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Loved the Freestyle Cruising on the Jewel

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ShAronMENNE@YAHOO.COM
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was my third cruise and my friends first. I chose Houston port because of flights available for me and she could drive. We found a great hotel near the port where she could leave the car while we sailed. I had previously sailed out of New York and Miami. Although I had been to Cozumel before this was by far a much nicer stop than my last visit. I really think it was the difference in the ...
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Sail Date: February 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Okay, with some disappointments

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gearheart
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Since this was our first cruise with NCL (we've done 3 others on another line), I read the reviews here before we left. When I saw several that said the crew wasn't as friendly or helpful as on other ships, I thought "surely not", but I'm sorry to report that that was our experience also. Not every crew member, of course. Our cabin stewards were great and we did occasionally meet someone who was ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Inside


Norwegian Jewel Review 01/03/2015

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dafuser
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

My wife and I booked our cruise two weeks prior to sailing We're in our 60's and have cruised since 2006. This was our first cruise on Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL). We usually cruise on Carnival Cruise Lines but were looking forward to experience NCL style cruising. We had an ocean view cabin on deck 5 and also had the Ultimate Beverage as part of our cruise package. The itinerary was Cozumel, ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Family Oceanview Picture Window


Family Trip for 7 please

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Jodstertx
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We booked this as a Christmas present to out adult kids/spouses. We stayed at the Best western in Seabrook that has a 50.00 Car parking /shuttle to the boat.(not sure I'd recommend. I think someone there got my CC number...Though can't prove it yet.)Rooms were ok-Breakfast was nice. For the Jewel- We Had 3 rooms One balcony and 2 ocean views(on turned sideways 8090) honest- rooms felt a bit ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with children


First Time Cruisers

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zoom123
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

The Norwegian Jewel, overall appears to be a great ship. This was my first cruise and I was impressed. The diverse crew assisted you throughout the ship and are always there to help. The ship had many shows and activities for adults and families such as Nickelodeon Slime Time and White Hot party. The first day: When you first arrive at the ship, you want to head to guest services and ask for the ...
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Sail Date: December 2014

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window

Traveled with children


A good but not a great cruise

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johndred
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

From the start I noticed issues. I'll keep it brief: clearly an understaffed ship. Service in bars and restaurants, including the pay restaurants, was brisk, harried, with some service personnel snapping at each other due to being overwhelmed. I watched one bartender literally sweating, alone, behind a bar trying to keep up with the orders and it wasn't happening. He got on the phone and begged ...
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Sail Date: November 2014

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony

Traveled with children


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