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Norwegian Jewel Review

4.0 / 5.0
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2271 reviews
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Not bad for a good value solo cruise

Review for Norwegian Jewel to Australia & New Zealand
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marlowman
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Feb 2020
Cabin: Inside

First time on Jewel, this was cruise 60 for me. Been to New Zealand many times. Embarkation and disembarkation was long and delayed due to port authorities and health checks for the Coronavirus. Not fault of Norwegian, There was an outbreak of gastro which made the bistro and main dining room difficult as everything was handled and served by staff. Everything was disinfected over and over.

The condition of the Ship was fantastic, well maintained and no issues as everything worked and the cabin was comfortable.

The crew were fantastic and very much enjoyed their contact, friendly and helpful.

Cabin Review

Inside

Clean and well maintained had a good bathroom with a glass door shower.

Port Reviews

Auckland

Embarkation was slow and difficult, New Zealand biggest city, spent the night there before cruise.

Tauranga

Great town to look around

Gisborne

Didn't get there as tendering too dangerous.

Wellington

Went for a local train trip for and hour turn

Picton

Beautiful town very scenic. Good shopping.

Akaroa

enjoyed this town.

Dunedin

Had a look around and a bus ride from the port to the town.

Dusky Sound

Fantastic experience the sip managed to get in and we had a great look around.

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