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New Orleans to the Western Caribbean Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel
Western Caribbean
New Orleans

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9 New Orleans to the Western Caribbean Norwegian Jewel Cruise Reviews

takingthefam2cruz avatar


4 Reviews Written

Just so~so on this Jewel cruise


I have been on the NCL Jewel 2 years ago to Alaska and that trip was great, this trip was just so~so. First, embarkation was slow~ the slowest ever on the 8 NCL cruises that I have been on. Once on board every thing ...
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Sail Date March 2014

EddieWalker avatar


1 Review Written

Jewel was average at best

We where in suite 5074 with a large window, but no balcony. It was a nice room with plenty of room. We did a 12 day cruise last year on Carnival with a balcony that had a lot more room, but we felt there wasn't a ...
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Sail Date February 2014

sadou avatar


2 Reviews Written

You get what you paid for

We left New Orleans on Feb 2nd 2014 in the total fog. We did enjoy the city as it gave it a mysterious ambiance especially when you think about the cemetaries and legends that are vehiculed about it. Embarkation ...
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Sail Date February 2014

ldlucky004 avatar


1 Review Written

cruise lover

This was our first cruise on a Norwegian ship. The cruise was a good time for us both overall. Here is the good and the bad. The Jewel has "Freestyle Dining" . This is not true. On Princess we had a set dining ...
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Sail Date January 2014

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ivy andev12212010

5 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

OK cruise ... not up to usual NCL standards...

Just returned home from my 2nd Western Caribbean cruise on an NCL ship in 9 months. Four of us sailed on the NCL Star last April and loved everything. This time it was my Mom & I, our first mother/daughter trip. ...
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Sail Date January 2014

Umbarger avatar


22 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

It was okay

December 22-29,. 2013 We arrived in New Orleans one day early and stayed at the Riverside Hilton right on the Mississippi. We had a lovely river front room. Loved this hotel and it's location.. By the way the taxi ...
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Sail Date December 2013

piazzapick avatar


1 Review Written

Princess price for slightly better than Carnival experience

We just got back from a week on the Norwegian Jewel. Basically we were spoiled by Princess. NCL charges Princess prices for slightly above Carnival experiences. The food was average at best in both the restaurants ...
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Sail Date December 2013

caribdiver avatar


11 Reviews Written

Dec 1 and Dec 8 Back to Back Cruises

First some background (for perspective): We are late-50's, semi-retired, frequent cruisers. We have cruise on many different cruise lines and this was our 8th and 9th cruises on NCL.Here is the Good, the Bad, the ...
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Sail Date December 2013

gapotter avatar


1 Review Written

NCL Jewel did not sparkle for us!

We've sailed on Holland America, Princess, and Celebrity before so we were looking forward to our first NCL cruise aboard the Jewel. The New Orleans Cruise Port is adjacent to the old Riverwalk and Convention ...
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Sail Date October 2013

Norwegian Jewel Ratings

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