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Norwegian Sun Review

4.0 / 5.0
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2066 reviews
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Very Satisfying Cruise

Review for Norwegian Sun to the Western Caribbean
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ChristmasLegend12
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Feb 2020
Cabin: Oceanview with Picture Window

Even with the Carona scare the embarkation was quick. And debarkation even quicker.

The food was good overall, my only negative would be the buffet. They have super reduced the variety at the buffet. The food at the buffet was ok, but not something that I would get excited about. The main dining rooms were good. I like the European speed of eating a meal (one and a half to two hours). It encourages conversation and a relaxed meal. So if you are looking for something faster you are going to be disappointed. The specialty restaurants are good. They are not going to be the best food you have ever eaten, but you will leave satisfied.

The cruise director, Richard, is one of the best that I have experienced. He is funny, engaging, and highly entertaining. I especially like the Cake Bake Off. The service all over the ship was great. With the exception of the bar staff. I assume that since so many people are on the drinks package that Norwegian under staffs the bars to slow the pace down.

Cabin Review

Oceanview with Picture Window

Small but very quiet. You have to use the stairs so there was not a lot of foot traffic past the room (and so the quietness).

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