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New York (Manhattan) Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
New York (Manhattan)

Traveler rating

Excellent

223

Very Good

181

Average

115

Poor

62

Terrible

35

Cruise type

Family Cruises

2,996

Romantic Cruises

955

Senior Cruises

620

Entertainment Cruises

508

First-Time Cruisers

400

620 New York (Manhattan) Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


subiero avatar

subiero

1 Review Written

Beautiful Ship and great weather!

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I chose this cruise because my senior community was running a group trip including bus transportation to/from NY port. Embarkation was orderly, but the lines to check in were very long, but once we got to the desk ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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KruzinKiwi

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best mass-market cruise experience

- Summary: we have cruised a number of lines (Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Princess, Celebrity, Holland America, Oceania.) This was our first cruise on NCL and was the best experience we have had on a mass-market ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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spedteacher908

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fabulous trip

Our trip was fabulous. We love Norwegian. We prefer the mid size ships of about 2000 people. The elevators are never crowded and the garden cafe is smaller. We got lost so many times in the garden cafe on the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Seacucumber

17 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Great cruise to Western Caribbean

We sailed on NCL Bliss on 14-day Western Caribbean cruises out of NYC so on Feb 2, 2020s. The ship visited Cape Canaveral. Great Stirrup Bay in Bahamas, Ochorios in Jamaica, George Town in Grand Cayman, Roatan, ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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DylanTheCruiser

1 Review Written

Great ship & dining. Missed stop and ship rocking just small inconveniences.

Boarding began rough, with a long line caused by equipment malfunction in the port of Manhattan, NYC. By the time we got in, it was nearly 4 PM, an hour after the listed sailaway time. The ship only left port at ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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PopTop66US

5 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Every December the same itinerary

As the name implies, every December we take an NCL cruise out of NYC with the same itinerary to the "south seas", it's a habit I hope never to break. This year was unique because we had a chance to cruise the NCL ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Miwii

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

"Survivor, Cruise Edition" - but with food and drink

Chose this cruise because of the departure port and Caribbean tour. Enjoyed NCL cruise a couple of years ago so decided to stick with the line. Overall, the trip was meh. Had no expectations, and that was good. The ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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PattiT

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

What a difference!!

I was really looking forward to escaping the cold. Great Stirrup Cay, sounded wonderful. I had been on the Gem before and loved that I would know my way around. I decided to go cheap on the cabin this time and book ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Boschmann

7 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

13 Day reposition cruise NYC to Miami

This is another one of my part two reviews from our back-to-back Meraviglia sailings in October and November. The first part was a ten day Canadian/New England cruise in a Yacht Club interior cabin beginning ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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HuliHuli

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Deplorable On-Board Service

We booked the Bliss for our annual family Thanksgiving cruise, but were greatly dissatisfied by the on-board service level, particularly the food service. This was by far the poorest service we have received on any ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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theoriste

1 Review Written

Good first cruise

This was our first cruise and not our last. We were interested in this cruise because the timing was just right for our schedules. Unfortunately the weather didn’t cooperate. It was stormy and the ship was tossing ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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ume

1 Review Written

Very loyal to Princess and Princess is very loyal to their passengers.

We have been on many different cruises and Princess is and will continue to be our ultimate first choice for future cruises. Princess Cruises - always been a super experience always treated with ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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cruiseladies99

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

MSC Meraviglia ship thinks it's still sailing in Europe

This is a new ship and it is beautiful and the price was right. Getting on the ship was pretty fast if you don't stop to take a cruise pic. First impression of inside of ship was wow very nice. We went to buffet for ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Richpontone

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good cruise, lousy embarkation and disembarkation

Been on 11 Norwegian cruise and this was good except for embarkation where passengers left the ship four hours late and the Norwegian check in computers were down for over two hours. I arrived at the Cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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margoula

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Long Review NCL Escape 10/27/2019-11/3/2019

Review October 27, 2019 NCL Escape Day 1 Sunday, October 27 arrived at pier in NYC around 12:10 because we were told via VM check in only between Noon and 3 due to coast guard inspection. Apparently we were the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Dingneo

1 Review Written

Pleasant cruise with old and new friends.

I was asked to join cruise when one of the participants became ill. I am retired as are the others and had no previous plans so timing was not an issue. The ship is beautiful but not as large as others. I will say ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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dmalcangio

1 Review Written

Super relaxing

Viking is our cruise top pick. We loved the ship and it's crew. Included tours need some work. Stops on the buses were poor, Dominica and Tortola were excellent. I understand some of the islands were destroyed ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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PEB

3 Reviews Written

Regal Princess B2B2B

We chose this cruise because it was a new location to cruise to for us. We never like to cruise for just 7 days so we actually booked this as a B2B2B cruise and were on the Regal from Oct 12 to Oct 31. It was our ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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beeper1520

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Review of cruise from New York Port-Roundtrip To Canada on MSC Meraviglia

Introduction: MSC Cruise Line is a new entrant to an American market. MSC is a registered company in Switzerland but operates from Geneva, Italy. The company was originally founded in Naples, Italy as ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Frogger52

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

One of our favorites.

We had always wanted to see the fall leaves in the NE and this trip did not disappoint. The ports were perfect and even when weather prevented us from going into St John the cruise staff made it a fun day at sea. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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heresmeem

1 Review Written

Great time!

We picked this cruise because we cruised to New England and Nova Scotia on this ship in this past September. we enjoyed this ship, crew, comfort and food so much we decided to book the Bermuda trip. It was an easy ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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CHIPITN

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Never again! SAVE YOUR MONEY AND SANITY...go elsewhere

This cruise was a disaster from start to finish! I can't believe we paid so much and got so little in return. - Embarcation was a HUGE fail. There were no signs or people providing information regarding luggage at ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Westwood1

3 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Terrible cruise! MSC should be ashamed!

It was horrible from the beginning. MSC was NOT prepared to deal with NY. They did not make the right arrangements with the longshoremen and the Stevedore unions and got it stuck up where the sun doesn’t shine. No ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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nreeder

6 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Hudson River Valley Cruise

We arrived in New York City 5 days prior to the cruise so we could explore the city as we hadn't been back there for almost 15 years. Stayed at Embassy Suites Midtown, great location for walking and taking the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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pobrien50

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lots of Ups and Downs but overall a positive experience.

The trip was definitely uneven starting with the loading process. We waited online for about 1.5 hours to get on the ship and found that most of the employees were not helpful at this point until someone complained ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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