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Excellent

21,564

Very Good

13,514

Average

9,254

Poor

5,507

Terrible

3,539

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Family Cruises

3,539

Romantic Cruises

1,198

Senior Cruises

880

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801

Luxury Cruises

396

3,539 Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


aprillew avatar

aprillew

1 Review Written

Worst ever!

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This was the worst Cruise line I've ever been on. I took my 20 year old son on it for his first cruise and was embarrassed. The ship's elevator kept breaking down. They changed our itinerary and we couldn't stop at ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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khatra

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

The Nightmare Cruise

We will never cruise with Princess Cruises again. We booked the airfare through Princess Air, with all hopes that things would go well. Just the opposite occurred. Our initial flight to O'Hare (where the flight to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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mikluyn

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The cruise to turn us off cruising forever!

This was our 16th cruise... Complaints to Carnival Splendor – Moreton Island Cruise Jan 16th- 20th 2020. • Casino Bar. On Friday returning to the casino after being there several hours the night before, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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wvacations

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

NCL Cost Cutting At All Time High

Our last NCL cruise has shown how they are cutting so much that there is just not much value left in cruising with NCL. The beverage package that most all passengers get for "Free" is not worth the price, we had ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Harleyz

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

OUTSTANDING

We have cruised with princess for the past 10 years. They are absolutely consistent with 4 star service. They are constantly upgrading and hands down they have the best entertainment from the big Vegas Style ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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cruisin 80

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Broken ship, broken responses.

We chose this cruise because it was 10 days, 6 ports and a good value. We also had only done Carnival before, so we wanted to try something different. WOW!!! We should have made another choice. When we got on the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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BOBBYDOG

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Lack of hand sanitation & many other things

Close to home, part of a group we have travelled on many times (Princess, Cunard, P & O International & Holland America), but this was all so different. Before we left we received an email that stated there would ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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phillip0604

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First and Last Carnival Cruise

This was my first cruise and probably the last one. To start with when we arrived we were not told that the bags could be checked in and taken to the rooms when it was ready later. The room was not available until 2 ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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NNunez12

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise we've ever been on!

Due to having to use tenders, one port was canceled. At the other two, it took hours to re-board. The cruise director did a TERRIBLE job of communicating in Cozumel. Yes, there were a lot of ships which I understand ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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luv croosn

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Terrible Cruise Line

I have been on 17 cruises and this was by far the worst I have ever been on. I purchased this cruise thru cruise builders (never again) and therefore I don’t know how much the cruise by itself cost us. We are a ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Yogibearadventure

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Dilapidated with poor customer service

Ship needs refurbishment badly. Rips, tears and holes in furniture throughout. Stained, dirty upholstery. Ripped, stained, faded flooring throughout. Chipped and peeling paint throughout. Broken window in the Silver ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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kforrencej

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

One of their newest ships and also one of the worst

I booked Norwegian because I have enjoyed my previous 2 cruises with them. I love the free-style dining and always felt like I had great value for an exceptional overall experience. Not this time. Here is why I ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Reggie51

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Ripped Off

Cruised on the voyager of the seas on a 14 night South Pacific cruise. Was notified when we all boarded on sail out day that there would be a Major itinerary change and that the ports of Port Villa, Mystery Island, ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Yup

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Stormy hell

Ship felt loud noisy during a bad storm part of ceiling came down. Stateroom 6017. On the bow. Not a good place during a severe storm Ambulatory assessable cabin was decent sized and easily fit my ecv. But not ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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annauccia

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Horrible experience from start to finish

My husband and I cruise quite often, several times a year. This time we decided to take our entire family with us , a group of 11, including 8 adults...(2 seniors) , an 8 year old, and twin 3 year olds.... this was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Cruising Chet

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Worse cruise ever

My wife and I took a Holland America cruise to the Western Caribbean from Jan. 4, 2020 to Jan. 11, 2020, aboard the NIEUW AMSTERDAM. The food was excellent and the staff were friendly and helpful. The dining was an ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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ExCaliCruisers

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

FIRST AND LAST RCL CRUISE

Accessible junior suite was nice, out cabin steward was very attentive to our requests. The room service was always on time, but never properly delivered what we ordered. We ordered a banana each morning, never ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ramatthews01

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Review of new ship

My husband and I cruise each February so are not new to this vacation type We were new to Norwegian. We were joining other family on this cruise. our other cruises have been with Celebrity and once on Holland ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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MeshC

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise experience

All i can say, is that i am extremely disappointed by this experience. Firstly, we were provided with the wrong information in regards to visas by the NCL customer service before embarking the ship and forced to ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cruiser Sam

1 Review Written

WORST CRUISE EVER! (OUR 10TH CRUISE)

Day we got on the cruise I turned on the air-conditioner, to the highest temperature only to find out that it wasn’t working. I then decided to have a shower and found that there was no hot water. The technician ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Netfish45

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointment for 50th Anniversary

I recently came back from the Royal Princess five day cruise to Cabo. I have to say I will never cruise with Princess again. The room NEVER stopped shaking - five days 24hours - because I beleive it was next to an ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Jlwillerson

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst cruise ever!

I really wanted to love this ship. The pictures of it are lovely and it is a beautiful, modern, new ship. That is where the positive things about this ship end. The layout of it is just horrible. The food is the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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key2860

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beware ! Norwegian Cruise Line

BEWARE ! NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE. After 14 cruises over the last 30 years with Celebrity, Royal Caribbean, Disney, Carnival, and Norwegian — including 2 European cruises, an Alaskan Cruise, an Atlantic/Bahama ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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vuitton3

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Stay Away! M stands for MISLEADING in MSC

We selected this cruise for the dates, price and ports of call. The on board was painful - delays, long lines, disorganized Once on ship, cabin was ready and food was being served so all good on that front . ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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anneluise

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Underwhelmed and over priced

My family and I were on the 5-day Caribbean cruise to Key West, Nassau, Great Stirrup Cay and Grand Bahamas travelling on the Norwegian Sky. We returned on January 29 of this year. I just wanted to share some of our ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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