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Norwegian Escape Outside Cabin Cruise Reviews

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Better than anticipated
"Our first cruise last year was on a smaller Royal Carribean ship, and we loved it. The only down side we found was that there weren't enough activities or entertainment for our age group (mid 50s). This is why we..."Read More
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Suzgirard

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Oh, the brussel sprouts!

Review for Norwegian Escape to Caribbean - Western

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drsalch

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We enjoyed our cruise very much. This was the next-to-last sailing before the COVID 19 shut down NCL, and we approached it warily. We observed no especially stringent sanitation efforts, other than an inescapable sing-song "we are washee you" in the buffet, which got real old real fast. We're casino creatures, and found the one aboard quite the best we've ever encountered at sea: large, ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Better than anticipated

Review for Norwegian Escape to Caribbean - Western

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Suzgirard

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

Our first cruise last year was on a smaller Royal Carribean ship, and we loved it. The only down side we found was that there weren't enough activities or entertainment for our age group (mid 50s). This is why we decided to try a much larger ship with another company. We had read many reviews and a large portion of these were quite negative. We were quite apprehensive and a bit disappointed ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Pros and cons

Review for Norwegian Escape to Caribbean - Western

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tricia824

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

This was my first NCL cruise and have cruised Princess, Royal Caribbean one time each and 7 Carnival cruises. I chose this cruise for the ports, pricing and the date. The ship was very clean and crew very friendly. The pools were too crowded to ever get in to or even find a spot to lay by the pool in the sun. The hot tubs were always full and were a no go as well. The internet was down for ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window

Traveled with children


5 Day Escape on the Escape

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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JIMESOPUS

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We have been reading reviews on the Escape, at first most of them seemed to be negative but more recently they have been more positive. So before she left for Miami we thought why not give her a try. I should also add that there have been several threads in CC about possible changes to the Escape after her first dry dock, we wanted to see the original version. About us, we sail exclusively ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Fun despite the weather

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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knick1ht

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Never been to Bermuda and heard good things about it. We had a very enjoyable time even though the weather did not cooperate. Getting a pass for the Bus/Ferry was a good idea, but only being able to purchase a 1 or 2 day instead of a 3 day pass at the dock was frustrating. Took the Ferry from the ship to St Georges, took the Bus back. This gave us a road trip across the island. Spent a ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


The Best First Time Cruise Experience!

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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NoraExplorer

First Time Cruiser

Age 40s

My husband decided to take me on our first cruise to Bermuda. We both never went on a cruise before, so, we were very excited. From the phone reservation that we made with Starling (NCL representative), to the end of our trip, we were just amazed by the whole process and operation. We found it easy to deal with. The embarkation process information could be a little bit clearer. After the cruise, ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Nice but way too crowded

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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dmcdowell

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

We have sailed on NCL before- last year on the Gem to the Bahamas. That trip was lovely- the boat was smaller and not as modern, but the overall experience was better. Getting on and off the ship was easy- unfortunately, the called “last call” for our check out at 7:40- when our check out was 8:30-9:00- so we rushed- and that was the issue. You had to get to everything before it ran out it sold ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


Low Quality ship with lots of high pressure sales masked as entertainment

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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haappyr5

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Though it was a good buy to beautiful Bermuda - but was mistaken -the actual cost was nearly three times the ad price.. .Low quality, not fun and they actually yelled at us customers! Buyer beware - use a travel agent. At departure off the ship at 7:45 am, they had us jammed in the elevator area with our luggage and squished further as more people came out the elevators for more than 20 ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


I'd do it again

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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ballisonnh

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

I'm a glass if half full kinda guy so read my review with this in mind. I decided to take my 20yo daughter on a decompression vacation the day after she took her MCAT test after 6 months of study. We booked at the very last minute. Cruise Outlet messed up our reservation so we ended up in an ocean view room with no perks instead of balcony with all the "Free at Sea" stuff. The ride to NYC ...
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Sail Date: June 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-ship Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


ESCAPE NOT READY FOR PRIME TIME, FREESTYLE AIN' MY STYLE!!!

Review for Norwegian Escape to Bermuda

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A440CPS

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Chose the escape because it was the right time and the right place to the right destination. My wife and I usually cruise by price and we have had some wonderful experiences!!! This time we needed to get away between April 12-22, 2019 and choose the Escape out of NYC to Bermuda for three days and home again. Not a bargain $750 for 7 days, unassigned obstructed view . We live in Baltimore and ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window


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