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Norwegian Star Review

4.0 / 5.0
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2478 reviews
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Disabled but not disappointed!

Review for Norwegian Star to Alaska
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carebysea
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Aug 2010
Cabin: Family Penthouse with Large Balcony

First let me say I was really worried reading the reviews on this website prior to my cruise with NCL, frankly pretty harsh for most cruises. It seems folks are pretty serious about complaining and I was preparing for a difficult time. However, I must complement NCL for making our cruise a stress-free and enjoyable family jaunt.

Since there were three of us, Mom, sister and I, we chose the Pearl Suite in the AB category. It provided two separate sleeping areas and two separate bathrooms. There was plenty of storage, a refrigerator we could use for Mom's insulin and even a sharps container was supplied to us for the used syringes. The master bathroom was magnificent with a ceiling to floor window over the tub and in the shower, two sinks and separate vanity table. This was critical with 3 women!

My mother, who is a full time user of 02 and travels with a Sequel Eclipse POC, had no problem getting around the ship and our embarkation was very smooth. We were provided a steward who pushed my mother around in wheelchair until we were safely checked in and in our room, as process that took about 45 mins. A wheelchair and steward was also provided at the end of our cruise.

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Family Penthouse with Large Balcony

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11550- Pearl Suite. Good room for family. Two separate sleeping areas. 1st bedroom had double down bed with single pullout from wall. Plenty of storage space, a tv and a bathroom with shower. Room had beautifully appointed living area with 2 chairs, sofa, coffee table, tv and balcony. This room also had a table for 4 people, refrig and espresso maker, with cabinets with stemware.

Master bedroom was beautiful with king size bed, executive linens into a master bath with double sinks, fullsize jacuzzi tub and stand up shower with full views of ocean

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