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My husband and I had not taken a cruise in a while and wanted to cruise in a different direction than before and took a chance on NCL Gem this June 2018. The Gem is a very nice ship. I found out that it was recently refurbished. The Gem was ealhoto get a around. The amenities were great. The entire staff that we encountered were 2nd to none. Every where we went they were willing and ready to assist us. The service was exceptional. The excursions were expensive but we enjoyed them. The spa was out of this world. Again, expensive. I would say go for it if you can afford it. The shows wer top notch. Make it a point to see the Duo Quintence. You want regret it if you like airial or acrobatics. What can I say there was always food available. The crew and staff was exceptional. They were very friendly and courteous. We had a balcony room and I don’t want to go back to a regular stateroom. It was spacious and accommodating. I definitely want to shoot for the Alaskan cruise.

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Norwegian Gem Cruise Review by mpflowers

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My husband and I had not taken a cruise in a while and wanted to cruise in a different direction than before and took a chance on NCL Gem this June 2018. The Gem is a very nice ship. I found out that it was recently refurbished. The Gem was ealhoto get a around.

The amenities were great. The entire staff that we encountered were 2nd to none. Every where we went they were willing and ready to assist us. The service was exceptional.

The excursions were expensive but we enjoyed them.

The spa was out of this world. Again, expensive. I would say go for it if you can afford it.

The shows wer top notch. Make it a point to see the Duo Quintence. You want regret it if you like airial or acrobatics.

What can I say there was always food available.

The crew and staff was exceptional. They were very friendly and courteous.

We had a balcony room and I don’t want to go back to a regular stateroom. It was spacious and accommodating.

I definitely want to shoot for the Alaskan cruise.
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Cabin Review

Aft-Facing Balcony
Cabin B1 9524
The cabin was very spacious and accommodating. It was nice to be able to have the balcony view. It’s true. If you have a balcony you want go back to the regular stateroom.
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