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Norwegian Breakaway Review

4.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
3650 reviews
2 Awards

Great for Smokers... Not for the rest of us!

Review for Norwegian Breakaway to the Western Caribbean
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2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

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Public Rooms
Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: Feb 2020
Cabin: Balcony Stateroom

We booked this cruise as we planned to meet some family we hadn't seen in years. When we got on the ship we rode the elevator to Deck 15. the pool and bar areas. Got off and got hit in the face with smoke odor. They put a smoking hut in the middle of where there should be two lines of lounge chairs. We the went to Spice H20 the adults only area. We found MORE smoking areas. Went to O'Sheehan's Irish Pub; ordered two drinks, one each for my wife and I. Barkeep brought one drink and left to do other things. When I asked about the second drink; I was told" I'll get your wine in a minute!"

The anytime dining was fine. We never waited more than 5-10 minutes for a table.

Taste and Savor were both good restaurants. Service was very good.

Cabin Review

Balcony Stateroom

Cabin had a good amount of storage. Good use of space.

Bathroom had a shower that was comfortable for a big guy.

The cabin was well-appointed.

Port Reviews

Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios needs another 10 years before it is really ready

Great Stirrup Cay

Missed due to weather

Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Nothing to report.


We swam with sea lions and manatees. It was excellent!

We enjoyed it

Grand Cayman (Georgetown)

It was fun but a bit rushed. We had a total of 20 minutes in Hell.

Grand Cayman (Georgetown)

It was interesting. Time was limited.

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