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Miami Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel

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15 Miami Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews

presporak avatar


2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes



Partly because of price but not significance difference. Organization of boarding procedure in Miami - extremely poor - substandard. Service and employees - very good. Excursion vere very poorly organized ...
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Sail Date January 2017

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1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First Time is also Last Time

This was my first time with Norwegian. Honestly, I was very disappointed with everything, from food to entertainment. For 15 days, we had the same menu in the Garden Café, in specialty dining venues like Chin ...
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Sail Date January 2017

sharpedan2 avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Should have listened to previous reviews

My wife and I booked a 2 week Norwegian Cruise through the old locks of the Panama Canal and came away highly disappointed. The biggest disappointment fell in two categories. First, almost all of the food served ...
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Sail Date December 2016

Toller33 avatar


1 Review Written

Never Again

Being my first review I'm a little intimidated. It seems that those who respond to negative reviews often do so by criticizing the author's grammar, sentence structure and overall literacy. I don't claim to be ...
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Sail Date December 2010

FLSMH1961 avatar


1 Review Written

First Time Cruiser with Norwegian

This was my first time cruising with NCL; have only cruised with Royal Carribean in the past and was hesitant about trying a new one since Royal was top of the line experience. Pros: Stateroom: We had 2 inside rooms ...
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Sail Date April 2010

poodletabbyparrot123 avatar


5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Just came home -- Not Happy with Cruise

This is the first time that I have written a review. I have been on about 18 cruises. This was my first experience with NCL. I will share some pros and cons. Pros: Stateroom: We had a nice balcony with great ...
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Sail Date March 2010

gemhotline avatar


1 Review Written

One Way to Spend New Year's Eve

Just returned from New Year's cruise on Norwegian Jewel. The experience was mediocre at best. Sheets in cabin changed once. Towel animals everyone talked about never appeared in our stateroom. Menus repeated ad ...
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Sail Date December 2009

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Cape Cruiser

2 Reviews Written

freestyle not free

My husband & I have cruised over 30 times with many different companies but had never taken an NCL cruise. We decided to give NCL "freestyle" a try. The ship and cabin were very nice. Freestyle dining was not ...
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Sail Date November 2009

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1 Review Written

Will Not Cruise NCL Again.

Let's start, this was my 5th cruise. I have cruised with Carnival "3" times,Royal Caribbean "1" time and NCL "1" time. I wanted to try NCL because of the "freestyle cruising" at least thats what they call it??? You ...
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Sail Date January 2008

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1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Western Caribbean

First thing I have to say is that I love cruising. This was my third time but I have to say it was the worst of the three. I will explain the good and bad. Embarking the the ship was easy. When we got to the cabin ...
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Sail Date March 2006

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1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Caribbean

We were aboard the Jewel for the week of 2-12/2-19. I must say that the ship is quite beautiful. Our stateroom was very nice and the help on board was great. Some of the things I found I did not like about the ...
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Sail Date February 2006

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yankee fan

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel - Southern Caribbean

The wife and I had originally planned to take the RCL Freedom of The Seas for Thanksgiving but then decided to take the Norwegian Jewel Thanksgiving cruise at the recommendation of our travel agent and here's a ...
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Sail Date November 2006

don avatar


7 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Jewel - Eastern Caribbean

Somewhere in the deepest bowels of hell, where they keep the people who have been very very bad, there is a place where the hell dwellers are forced as their punishment to spend an eternity checking in to board the ...
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Sail Date November 2005

flipflopgirl avatar


1 Review Written

NCL has cut costs AND quality

My husband and I (30s) traveled with my parents (50s) and our 14 month old daughter. We have been on six or seven cruises. This was our second NCL cruise and will be our LAST! We took the Dawn out of NYC in Sept/Oct ...
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Sail Date November 2007

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1 Review Written

Never Again !

Well, where does one start ? My partner and I decided to take a break for a few days. We had chosen NCL's Jewel because it was a newer ship with a 5 day intinerary. We arrived at the seaport of Miami only to ...
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Sail Date November 2007

Norwegian Jewel Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Value For Money4.03.8
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