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Norwegian Joy Review

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
280 reviews

Beautiful ship but be prepared to pay extra - NOT a smoker friendly ship

Review for Norwegian Joy to Alaska
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10+ Cruises • Age 50s

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Public Rooms
Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: Sep 2019
Cabin: Mid-ship Mini-Suite with Balcony

We have been on many cruises and have sailed on just about every cruise line and found this ship to be very well planned with ample space so as not to feel crowded with a full ship. Be sure to head to the observatory- best spot on the ship!

Embarkation was very fast and easy. Luggage was delivered to the room within 3 hours to the room. A few items missing upon check-in however any issue that arose was handled swiftly, there was never a need to ask for anything twice. If you have an issue that can wait until the second day regarding customer service I highly suggest waiting. The line during the first few hours at customer service was very long.

Shows were hit or miss with Elements being the highlight during our cruise. It was worth the extra $15 per person for the go carts so much fun!

Cabin Review

Mid-ship Mini-Suite with Balcony

Cabin MC

Nice cabin, plenty of storage, tv placed in strange spot to view from bed. Great bathroom, large nice shower head with body sprays. Bring your own conditioner.

Port Reviews

Glacier Bay

Magnificent highlight of trip


Cancelled helicopter glacier walk due to weather


Do not miss the glass museum next to the space needle

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