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Norwegian Epic Cruise Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
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Indescribable gouging that ought to be forbidden by law. Dont say you
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Serious need for improvement
"There is significant room for improvement in several areas, when compared to my past cruises on NCL’s Gateway and Dawn, and other cruise lines as well. On this particular Epic Cruise we were a 4-member family..."Read More
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At the price ok, but oh dear oh dear...

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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AyrshireBacon
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

We booked this cruise with open eyes and performed every piece of diligence possible with the information available, but Norwegian managed to 'con' us, and as we learned onboard many other customers. From the home page online you quickly find the Sail Safe section which clearly states everyone onboard is vaccinated and there are no shore excursion restrictions (correct as of August 2021), but ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


The Good and Not so Good

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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toddw2u
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Just disembarked yesterday, so I thought I'd review while it's still fresh in my mind. Embarkation in Civi was smooth and seamless and well organized, the whole process took less than 1/2 hour. When we got to our balcony stateroom there was a strong urine smell in the toilet area, not a great first impression. Off I went to guest services, where they apologized and promised to have the ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Balcony


Worst excursion ever

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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juliebelleview
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

First I would like to say the crew on Norwegian epic was wonderful!! Waited a year and a half just to go on my first cruise with Norwegian. We booked excursions for every port. We were so excited ! We enjoyed all our excursions until our last one to Florence and Pisa. That was the worst experience I’ve ever had on an excursion on any cruise. The tour guide was rude, she constantly put down Pisa ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Family Mini-Suite with Balcony


Excellent crew

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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Cruiser20202020
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

Chose cruise for stops. Excellent time crew excellent travel during Coronavirus craziness endless cleaning on ship they really made us feel safe. Captain made decisions not to port in port Rico due to uncertainty! Sailed up to Cape Canaveral embarkation was fairly smothered considering circumstances!! provided transport to air port and we were not charged anything extra for extra days ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Amazing cruise so clean

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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Grunoc
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

I chose epic because It was my first cruise and wanted a huge ship and heard norwegian was a good line. The crew took such good care of us to keep us safe from the corona virus to ensure that we all had a healthy fun cruise. Restaurants were FABULOUS. The entertainment was over top notch. Tables always clean and available.captain worked very hard to keep us safe and made sure we found a port to ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Balcony


It Could Easily Have Been Just Two Stars...

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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SonzTwin
10+ Cruises • Age 110s

We had booked a trip to China in early March. Since it had to be rescheduled due to C-19, we looked around for a cruise. The 7-day Southern Caribbean on the NCL Epic sailed from SJU, which I've never visited, and the ports of call were 83% new to both of us – so, we picked it. We had a nicer-than-expected experience to Cuba the first time we were on Norwegian in 2018; the word "Epic" sounded ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Almost Phenomenal

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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TDHNJ
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this cruise on 2/6/20 based on the itinerary and low price that went even lower after we booked. We flew into Puerto Rico on Friday, 3/6 and satyed3at the Caribe Hilton (amazing) while enjoying the forts, Old San Juan, some great restaurants and an excursion to El Yunque rainforest. EMBARKATION Arrived around 1:00, got tested for temperature, checked in on priority (Platinum), ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Great cruise, food, service and entertainment-swimming pools not so much

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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Hansonl
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise because the dates matched spring break-I am a professor and had the opportunity to travel (when we booked- we did not know that COVID-19 was on the horizon). We booked on "Black Monday" and got a really good deal with 3 specialty meals, wifi, a beverage package and 50 dollars off shore excursions. Embarkment was excellent. I wished I has listened to the ship ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Cruising during the Corona crisis

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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Johnny__rogue
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

I recently returned from a cruise with my family on the Norwegian Epic. Our port of call was San Juan. We were originally scheduled for a 7 day Caribbean cruise, but it turned out to be a few extra days due to the complications of the virus outbreak. Everyone was temperature scanned before entry on the vessel to be sure no passengers had a fever. The staff was very, very diligent keeping ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


All what you make it

Review for Norwegian Epic to Caribbean - All

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Busher56
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Having cruised with Norwegian before and hailing from Wisconsin, the beverage package and destinations were a big draw. After reading the reviews on the Epic (like I do before I go anywhere on vacation) I was pleasantly surprised. All I had read about was the crowded conditions and long waits for the elevators as well as the poor food selection. Our group of 3 couples never ran into any of those ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


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