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Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises from Miami

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel
Destination
Miami

Traveler rating

Excellent

23

Very Good

13

Average

5

Poor

4

Terrible

1

Cruise type

13 Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises from Miami


coreyglab1955 avatar

coreyglab1955

1 Review Written

Full transit of the Panama Canal, a must for any seasoned traveler.

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Even if you know the history, have seen the documentaries and understand the engineering, a full passage of the Panama Canal is a MUST for any lover of history, science or travel. The senior crew members were very ...
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Sail Date February 2017


peggysue79 avatar

peggysue79

1 Review Written

Panama Canal

We chose this cruise because my brother pics all our cruises and I just trust his choices..lol. I have been traveling with Norwegian for 4 years now and it is amazing. So spoiled by the time i get home,have a hard ...
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Sail Date February 2017


tigergirl1019 avatar

tigergirl1019

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

More venue for ballroom dancing

One thing that surprised me that is dramatic different from the Royal Caribbean cruise is the ballroom dancing music perform by the bands. Each band only perform an hour so we always had to switch from one band to ...
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Sail Date December 2016


jbrinkerhoff avatar

jbrinkerhoff

1 Review Written

Something for everyone in the family....

Our kids (16, 13, and 11) as well as my husband and I thoroughly enjoyed this trip. There were plenty of teens due to Spring Break and many couples in our age category. The NCL employees were incredibly wonderful, ...
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Sail Date April 2010


arabrab avatar

arabrab

2 Reviews Written

NCL Jewel -- The Carry On, Polar Fleece Cruise

Review -- Norwegian Jewel, Western Caribbean January 10-17, 2009 with husband and teenage daughter. This was a first for us in several ways -- first time on NCL, first time doing a cruise with only carry-on luggage, ...
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Sail Date January 2010


tbear2762 avatar

tbear2762

1 Review Written

Freestyle is not for me

Background Information Let me start with a little bit of background information. This was my fourth cruise and my first cruise on NCL. My first cruise was in 99 on the SS Oceanic aka The Big Red Boat. If you ever ...
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Sail Date December 2009


terp2053 avatar

terp2053

13 Reviews Written

71 Helpful Votes

NCL Late Sign-up Bargain Cruise

In mid-November we had a week vacation lined up with nothing planned. We live in FL, so booking late and leaving on a holiday weekend did not create any transportation issues. The cost of a balcony cruise on this ...
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Sail Date November 2009


DavieMike avatar

DavieMike

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Not all that bad.

Overall this was a pretty good trip. We had not been on a cruise in about 1 1/2 years, and I believer the cruise business is changing which makes direct comparisons difficult. Overall I would compare this to a good ...
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Sail Date November 2009


janisgrace avatar

janisgrace

1 Review Written

Transatlantic adventure to Dover

The Norwegian Jewel is quite colorful. We were greeted with champagne and orange juice upon arrival. It was next to impossible to find a seat in the buffet - this was a problem throughout the cruise. We preferred ...
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Sail Date April 2009


baseball16 avatar

baseball16

6 Reviews Written

Norwegian Jewel not impressed

We left Ga on March 4, 2009 for our 9 day NCL cruise from Miami Fla. We stayed at the Fortune House Condo in downtown Miami. Miami is not an easy city, the Fortune House was not as bad as the reviews, however, it ...
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Sail Date March 2009


deedee1958 avatar

deedee1958

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Anniversary escape on the Jewel

My husband and I spent 9 days on the Norwegian Jewel march 6th - the 15th. This is my 10th cruise. I have cruised with, in order of my favorite to least favorite, Holland America, Royal Caribbean, Princess, ...
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Sail Date March 2009


Greymeowsr avatar

Greymeowsr

7 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

9-Day Leg of a 14-Day Cruise

We arrived in Miami the night before embarkation and stayed in a downtown motel. Grabbed a cab to the port, which we could see from the hotel. It was a good thing that embarkation was fast because it was a zoo, ...
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Sail Date January 2009


Greymeowsr avatar

Greymeowsr

7 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

The 5-Day Final Leg of a 14-Day Cruise

As opposed to the 9-day cruise which preceded this 5-day cruise, those sailing were considerably younger and there were many more children. Some adults over-partied, but all the children we encountered were great. ...
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Sail Date January 2009


Norwegian Jewel Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.04.1
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment4.04
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family4.03.9
Enrichment1.03.4
Service3.04.1
Value For Money4.03.8
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