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Standing in a queue with 2000 people to disembark in Auckland NZ while 2 staff look up each passenger manually in a book. I'll find out why in an hour or so. Worst disembarcation I've had in 30 years. Crew are stiff. Food is terrible (stale bread served up with dinner multiple times). Cabin so small there is no chair or table. Not enough space to walk down the side of the bed. Public spaces aren't big enough for the number of passengers. Power board confiscated at boarding with no prior notice. Bag took until 8pm to reach the cabin. Makes it hard to dress for dinner. The lottery ticket promotion in the showroom before the performance was also a bit much to take. Also remember to add $15 per person per day +20% service fee to your bill. Greed greed greed. Outside the showroom the entertainment was repetitive. Same act, different location. Only good point was the acrobats in the showroom. Spend your money with someone else.

Overpriced & disorganised

Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review by peter-b

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Standing in a queue with 2000 people to disembark in Auckland NZ while 2 staff look up each passenger manually in a book. I'll find out why in an hour or so. Worst disembarcation I've had in 30 years. Crew are stiff. Food is terrible (stale bread served up with dinner multiple times).

Cabin so small there is no chair or table. Not enough space to walk down the side of the bed.

Public spaces aren't big enough for the number of passengers.

Power board confiscated at boarding with no prior notice. Bag took until 8pm to reach the cabin. Makes it hard to dress for dinner.

The lottery ticket promotion in the showroom before the performance was also a bit much to take.

Also remember to add $15 per person per day +20% service fee to your bill. Greed greed greed.

Outside the showroom the entertainment was repetitive. Same act, different location.

Only good point was the acrobats in the showroom.

Spend your money with someone else.
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Not enough space to walk down each side of the bed. 2 singles pushed together kept coming apart. Stuard efficient and room kept clean and tidy.
Deck 11 Inside Cabins, Suite Cabins

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