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WTW34135
Member Since 2015
5 reviews
11 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Being one of the first regularly scheduled cruises to Cuba, I thought Norwegian did a very good job. It was clear the Norwegian Sky recently underwent some upgrades...carpets and furniture in public areas and restaurants looked great. In ... Read more
naplessailor
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
15 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
WI decided on this trip as an opportunity to see Cuba before it changes too much with more tourism. Thought that a four day cruise would be a party ship, but was quickly surprised to find mostly middle aged and up adults who wanted to ... Read more
Trtravel
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed May 2017
We chose this cruise because it went to Cuba. In retrospect we should have chosen a cruise that was in Cuba longer and gone to more ports. The disembarkation was late by 2 hours and very disorganized. The front desk did not have many ... Read more
Allaretaken
Member Since 2017
1 review
Went on NCL's first Cuba trip. Good overall. Some glitches getting off ship in Cuba. Poorly organized as they did nothing to help those without ship excursions to get off the ship in a timely manner. They push you to the stern of the ship ... Read more
WaterLilyCruiser
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
I've been wanting to cruise for a long time. The opportunity to take this Norwegian Sky cruise to Cuba came along and I said "yes!" And, I was not disappointed. From the moment I walked onto the beautiful ship, I was pampered, ... Read more
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HomesteadMom
Member Since 2017
1 review
22 forum posts
4 helpful votes
My friend and I were looking for a cruise to see how she would like cruising when I found the cruise to Cuba. Cuba is one of those places that I have always wanted to go so when I saw it I jumped on board! This was only my second cruise ... Read more
luciaje
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
We got this cruise through our Wyndham ownership. It was the first cruise for both of us, so we were looking forward to it. The process of getting from the pier to the ship was smooth and easy, but once on board we didn't know what to do ... Read more
ELLEMG
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We chose this cruise because my husband wanted to try out a cruise and I wanted to see Cuba. We loved the cruise, the food was amazing, drinks unlimited, and service was great, with the exception of one rude security guard. We went to the ... Read more
Profjej
Member Since 2017
2 reviews
20 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We booked this cruise last fall when it was still a simple Bahamas cruise. Having the itinerary changed to Cuba was a very nice surprise. This was our first cruise on an NCL ship. The long line at embarkation in Miami moved steadily. We ... Read more
Story girl
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
82 forum posts
14 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We wanted to go to Cuba for a few days. Miami is an easy port. The ship is is great shape, well maintained though not new. My room was very comfortable, food lovely and entertainment wonderful. The crew provided great service. We ... Read more
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Kwilson51
Member Since 2000
1 review
50 forum posts
12 helpful votes
We chose the Sky specifically for the inaugural cruise to Cuba. We were on this ship on it's first cruise out of Europe in 1999. It is an older ship and much smaller than the new mega liners. However she is clean and since her dry dock, ... Read more
wengerls
Member Since 2017
1 review
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We chose this trip because we wanted to see Cuba before it "changed." We have never cruised with NCL before and never will again. Except for a very few exceptions, the staff were rude and didn't care about the guests. I don't ... Read more
seaduction
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
19 forum posts
27 helpful votes
The itinerary for this cruise is perfect. An overnight in Cuba and then a stop at their lovely private island. Being the lst cruise, we expected that there would be some issues with disembarkation, immigration, excursions but there were no ... Read more
catherikinn
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Embark and disembark the easiest Cruise we have taken. NCL Sky ship was small but intimate. Cabins were small but great for a cruise. Service was wonderful. Dining gave you a variety. Port excursion to Beach was great, food wonderful. ... Read more
lab_love123
Member Since 2017
1 review
62 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
I really enjoyed my cruise, and I would definitely go again. The NCL Sky is older and smaller, but my room and all the public areas were clean and fresh. We had a good week, and a decent mix of people (old, young, etc.), but very few ... Read more
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dorothy777
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
8 helpful votes
We have been on 20 cruises on 4 different cruise lines and this ship is one of the worst we have been on. We did not expect it to be the best cruise by any means when we booked it, but we got even less than expected. Getting onboard the ... Read more
dalton19832001
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed April 2017
Embarkation was quick and simple, disembarkation was disorderly, missing communication, and EXTREMELY long! We had one good meal on board. All other meals were were mediocre at best. The same food was served at most meals and wasn't good. ... Read more
melissadiego
Member Since 2016
3 reviews
2 helpful votes
SUMMARY: This was a wkend getaway for me and my sister in law. The embarkation was smooth and hardly any line. The disembarkation was organized as well. There was a line in customs but that has nothing to do with the ship. That is the Port ... Read more
SFritz
Member Since 2017
1 review
We wanted a weekend cruise for a low stress family vacation where it was warm. This was perfect for me, my husband and my mom-in-law. The staff was wonderful to my mother-in-law, who is nearly 88. They made sure she could embark and ... Read more
Jimsmith888
Member Since 2017
1 review
Been on this ship twice, the first time 2 years ago, was pretty nice. We made the mistake of not upgrading our room this time. Room was very small, 2-3 pieces of trim falling off. So small I couldn't even open my suitcase all the way, ... Read more
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Dray1204
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Reviews from other family and friends had told us that this was one of the best cruise ships. And my husband found it to be very nice so much so we are sorry that we did not take advantage of the promotion where you pay $250. and Norwegian ... Read more
jes10801
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2017
We were invited on this cruise by another couple. I had never been on a cruise before, but my boyfriend had been on one over 10 years ago. Having nothing to compare it to, I thought this cruise was great! The ship was smaller than others ... Read more
Yaunks
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Chose due to itinerary and length of trip. Ship is pretty outdated and has lots of creaks and banging noises when moving. Bed was hard as a rock, lumpy and tilted toward the head, pillows are no better. Bathroom was TINY. Shower about ... Read more
letsgobucs
Member Since 2011
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2017
Embarkation was quick. We arrived at the port a little after noon, and were on the ship before 12:30. We immediately went to Crossings Main Dining Room and had a great first meal. Our room was ready right on time, and was clean and ... Read more
mdafromga
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
This cruise was a last-minute decision for a quick Spring Break getaway. A friend took care of the details for me and my daughter so I didn't really pay attention to what I was getting into. We joked about the open bar being included and I ... Read more
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