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Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises from Miami

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel

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17 Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises from Miami

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Incredible Panama Canal Cruise on NCL Jewel


SImply a great cruise - The ship was fantastic, the crew incredibly attentive and polite, the food delicious, and the entertainment top notch. Loved all restaurants except Cagney's atmosphere did not do the food, ...
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Sail Date February 2017

BeyondtheSeas avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Chin Chin Cha-chin and lost at the ports

First timer on NCL, first time on this route. Positives - inside stateroom, good size esp. the shower (no poolng from inadequate drainage) compared to Princess outside window room my only other cruise trip. ...
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Sail Date December 2016

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1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Panama Canal Cruise

I have cruised exclusively with NCL and have completed 7 cruises. NCL has a new boarding policy that is horrible. On all my other cruises you boarded when after you checked in. NCL now issues group boarding numbers. ...
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Sail Date February 2016

CynthiaB avatar


2 Reviews Written

First Time Cruise - Anniversary and Birthday Celebration!

For first time cruisers my husband and I did intensive research about cruise lines/ships and destinations. We were wavering between the Caribbean and Mexican Riviera. When we found this "repo" cruise and saw the ...
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Sail Date April 2010

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crusin fools

7 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes


We have always booked cruises leaving the NYC area since we are not fond of flying. However, this cruise looked very interesting and we couldn't pass it up..So we flew down to Miami the same day as the cruise. It ...
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Sail Date April 2010

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2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Floating Nursing Home...

Greetings! Okay, so here's my review of the 2 week NCL Jewel Repositioning Cruise, departing April 11th from Miami and returning April 24th in NYC. Please note - in regards to my review: 1) I am 30 years old 2) ...
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Sail Date April 2010

mellygo avatar


3 Reviews Written

Every facet truly a Jewel!

Just arrived home from a truly memorable cruise on NCL Jewel. This was our first NCL cruise, although we have cruised quite a bit on other lines. I was worried, having read some really negative reviews here. ...
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Sail Date March 2010

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5 Reviews Written

No rating

A Sparkling Jewel!

A bit of background on us, we are a professional married couple, both of us in our 50's. This was our 7th cruise, the second on NCL. My wife and I booked this cruise as a last minute cruise, lately we have found ...
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Sail Date March 2010

trish1c avatar


8 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Lousy weather but still a good cruise

Jewel Jan 3, 2010 - Jan 10, 2010 This was my 5th cruise, 4th on NCL having previously sailed the Sky (before she was the POA), the Dawn & the Gem. It was DH's 2nd cruise, all on NCL. We had gotten engaged on the ...
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Sail Date January 2010

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4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Time to Meet the Family Jewels from Cruise Critic

12/6: We Woke at 3AM to shower, dress & drive to train station where we park for free to ride to the airport. Then Delta flies us CLE-CVG in a mini jet that we are told is 35 min flight but take 1.5 hours. Then to ...
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Sail Date December 2009

CaptainKirk avatar


7 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

NCL = Never Care Line

This is my 2nd cruise on the Jewel (1st was 3 years ago), 8th cruise with NCL and 24th cruise overall. The 1st time on the Jewel 3 years ago, I thought NCL was the best. I thought NCL had the best food, ...
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Sail Date December 2009

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4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

All Flash but No Substance

Embarkation: This was our 6th cruise (1 with Princess, 4 with Carnival and 1st with NCL). We had read all the reviews and we selected a Penthouse suite to make comparisons with the other cruise lines. We read all ...
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Sail Date November 2009

sjh3961 avatar


1 Review Written

First Time Cruise - It's a Jewel!!

BACKGROUND ABOUT US: This was our (husband and I) first cruise. After months of research (by me) and looking on this website and other member reviews, we decided to go on the Norwegian Jewel 5-day cruise from Miami ...
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Sail Date April 2009

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1 Review Written

First Cruisers Review - Norweigan Jewel

Overall, we had a wonderful first time cruise. Lot's of food and activities. Found the staff to be nice overall. Stopped at Cozumel (recommend the Speed Boat excursion if you are highly adventurous, as the waves ...
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Sail Date March 2009

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2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Super last minuter suprise!

We flew into Miami and grabbed the NCL shuttle for 20pp (but was probably 15pp in advance because they offered that price for the ride back) to the pier. Easy enough, although we didn't book it before so we had to ...
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Sail Date January 2009

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1 Review Written

11/28/08 Jewel Review

Day 1: Miami. Embarkation went very smoothly. My wife and I were getting married on the ship, so we had priority embarkation. We arrived at the pier at 10:30, and after a brief stop in the VIP lounge for ...
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Sail Date November 2008

JustMe avatar


2 Reviews Written

Never Ever Ever AGAIN

I guess I would have to start off by saying, I am a frequent cruiser and wanted to experience the "freestyle" Norwegian experience, but what a mistake that was. My husband and I booked the Jewel for our honeymoon, ...
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Sail Date November 2008

Norwegian Jewel Ratings

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