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Norwegian Breakaway Review

4.5 / 5.0
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Breakaway Deception

Review for Norwegian Breakaway to the Western Caribbean
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Green Tsunami
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

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Sail Date: Apr 2022
Traveled with children
Currently posted on NCL website on 4/22/2022... continued false advertising.
Rock climbing wall....removed.
Dirty... Oceanview window. Filthy.

First look at the false advertisement NCL claimed to offer rock climbing and even currently they say this is offered on the breakaway, however you can see from my recent April 2022 photo the rock wall is gone. It was apparently removed during the covid-19 cruise stoppage period. They also closed the splash academy for child care and closed the kiddie splash pad swim area and blamed the closure on parts. The kiddie splash pad has been closed for months according to the life guards. It was awful to travel with two toddlers 3 & 5 because NCL closed the child care and splash pad. In addition you have to take a PCR covid-19 test for toddlers within 48 hours within your embarkment date and then you have to take another PCR covid-19 test at the port the day the same day you leave. 2 tests needed to board and your toddler will need a negative covid-19 PCR test for disembarking. Children are treated by NCL as if they are pests bothering older cruisers. All the promised amenities for children are denied. Avoid this ship if your traveling with toddlers.

Cabin Review

We had a dirty window and we could barely see out of it... Oceanview window was covered in scum and you couldn't even see out of the window. The house keeper was awesome and was extremely polite and friendly. If you sail, book a balcony room.

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