Norwegian Getaway Cruise Review by Domsis
- Sail Date: September 2015
- Destination: Eastern Caribbean
- Cabin Type: The Haven Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony
We did stay in the Haven luckily and were able to be somewhat human there but we tried several times to go see the pool in the public area and it was so crowded we turned and ran back to the Haven. the bars and lounges were filled with young 20 and immature 30 year olds. We saw one demonstration on martinis where one of the frat boys jumped up and started drinking out of the bottles the man was using to show how to make different martinis. They were asked to leave but only after they made a scene. I also saw other 30 and up people strolling around saying there is nothing to do!
You had to pay extra for Illusionarium. You had to reserve any other show so by the middle of the cruise many former NCL people I ran into said they would never take one of the carnival type boats again. Specialty restaurants that were once quaint and romantic now were loud and so crowded you practically were sitting on your neighbors lap. I think the buffet was quieter than some of the special places now that dining and drink packages are included for free. NCL needs to stay classy.
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