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Norfolk First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Norfolk

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Family Cruises

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Romantic Cruises

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First-Time Cruisers

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Senior Cruises

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Entertainment Cruises

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13 Norfolk First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


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757beachgirl

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First cruise and we loved it!

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This was my husband and I's first cruise. We had researched quite a bit before we left, but we still learned a lot on this first time of what we like and don't like. In previous reviews, other posters had ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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David69

1 Review Written

Great 1st Cruise

We really enjoyed ourselves on this cruise. I would say the staff made the trip. First our Cruise Director was Kevin. He kept it light, and fun. Basically he had a great sense of humor and could take it as well as ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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momma2three

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise

We only had a few complaints on this cruise, so I will mention them first. The room service is VERY slow! We never waited less than an hour- usually closer to an hour and a half. The first night, when I was a little ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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NLPRICE

1 Review Written

The cruise was fun but Customer Service was lacking.

My wife and i went with her graduating class to celebrate a high school reunion from the 80's and we had a really good time. Pleasantly surprised with the cabin space although i tried to upgrade my stateroom ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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Thechesapeakecruiser

1 Review Written

First time cruisers, can't figure out all the negativity

My wife and I sailed for the first time on Glory on the first cruise out of Norfolk in May of 2013. So this is a review with no pre-conceived notions and nothing to compare against.We're a couple of 60-somethings ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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Hanzo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruising....I'll be back.

Embarkation: Couldn't ask for anything better. It is a shame the port in Norfolk is so underutilized, it is a nice place, we got through security and checked in quickly and were on the ship by right before noon ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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sexylady

1 Review Written

The Best time ever!!!!

This was my first cruise and I plan on calling my travel agent to book this cruise again and this time bring friends and family. The ship is beautiful, clean, enormous and fun. The ambassador of fun Big Sexy along ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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tipsboss

2 Reviews Written

5th wedding anniversary cruise

I have cruised with Carnival one other time for my Senior class trip back in '92. This was my wife's first cruise. We really enjoyed the cruise, mostly good, a little bad. Let me get the bad out of the way first. ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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Wreck7

1 Review Written

Nowhere cruise

We are first time cruisers so we picked the cruise to nowhere as a trial run to see if we would be interested in doing it again. Embarkation: We were told that we could board the ship at around 11am so we ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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4169ab

1 Review Written

Wonderful honeymoon!

Traveled on the Carnival Glory May 16'th out of Norfolk, VA. It was a very easy drive for us, being about 45 minutes east of Richmond. We arrived early, parked the car right across the street from the port ( much ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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DBinDC1900

1 Review Written

Dis-Enchantment of the Seas

I have cruised with Royal Caribbean a few times in the past and thought I would take my new fiance on his first cruise to celebrate our engagement. We saw a ship leaving out of Norfolk, VA and thought it was perfect ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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debateman

1 Review Written

First Time Cruiser

Because we live in the Hampton Roads region, we elected to take the Carnival Glory to The Bahamas out of Norfolk, VA. My partner and I cruised with my parents, sister, and her friend. My folks had cruised before out ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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Kathykins56

3 Reviews Written

9 night Eastern Caribbean Cruise

My boyfriend and I traveled on the Grandeur of the Seas with RCI in May 2009 to the Eastern Caribbean. This was our first cruise and it a fun experience with a few setbacks. Norfolk Cruise Port: Easy. I believe ...
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Sail Date May 2009


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