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Family vacation from Boston so we wouldn't have to deal with flying to enjoy an island. Cruise ship was clean, and encourages staying clean - "washy washy, happy happy!" Was very glad I made reservations for our dinners before boarding. The only time we had a "glitch" was when they declared a Captain's Night so we had to rush back to our cabin to get changed into proper attire (no shorts!) to be admitted into the Venetian. Entertainment Fabulous - Poolside and in the Stardust Theater! Only had one negative Service situation that parents prepaying for the Soda package should watch for: Even though my 15 year old son had his card showing he had the Soda beverage package, he had unacceptable difficulty getting just soda from the Bimini Bar staff. They would ignore him and focus only on assisting the alcohol drinking passengers! I had the ultimate beverage package so I would order a drink (soda or virgin) for him when I went up for me. This was a hassle for him and I. Our vacation got much better on the second night when we found the BEST bartenders were at O'Sheehans! Leo and Benedict ALWAYS acknowledged him with a smile and happily got him his orange soda or root beer ANYTIME he stopped by. They really made all the difference for him!! A great big thank you to them for making our vacation happy for all!

Soda Beverage Package limited

Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review by snowballsmurf

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: June 2017
  • Destination: Bermuda
  • Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window
Family vacation from Boston so we wouldn't have to deal with flying to enjoy an island. Cruise ship was clean, and encourages staying clean - "washy washy, happy happy!" Was very glad I made reservations for our dinners before boarding. The only time we had a "glitch" was when they declared a Captain's Night so we had to rush back to our cabin to get changed into proper attire (no shorts!) to be admitted into the Venetian. Entertainment Fabulous - Poolside and in the Stardust Theater!

Only had one negative Service situation that parents prepaying for the Soda package should watch for: Even though my 15 year old son had his card showing he had the Soda beverage package, he had unacceptable difficulty getting just soda from the Bimini Bar staff. They would ignore him and focus only on assisting the alcohol drinking passengers! I had the ultimate beverage package so I would order a drink (soda or virgin) for him when I went up for me. This was a hassle for him and I. Our vacation got much better on the second night when we found the BEST bartenders were at O'Sheehans! Leo and Benedict ALWAYS acknowledged him with a smile and happily got him his orange soda or root beer ANYTIME he stopped by. They really made all the difference for him!! A great big thank you to them for making our vacation happy for all!
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