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These staterooms sleep up to two guests and come with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed. Also includes a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony.

Balcony (BD)
Decks: Deck 8
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Balcony Cabin Reviews
Cabin 8020
Jun 2017
The Cabin was nice but the bathroom was a bit small. If you're a bigger person then you'll be in for some problems. Having the balcony was very nice, we also had a king size bed.
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Cabin 10136
Mar 2017
Wishing we were satisfied with NCL By: Freckled Northerner
Our cabin steward was nice. We did notice our toilet smelled strong of ruin though.
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Cabin 8034
Feb 2017
Cabin 10514
Mar 2017
Clean, big bed , nice size balcony, bathroom was fine
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Cabin 9636
Sep 2016
Our cabin was fine, the AC was cold and the cabin was quiet. Plenty of room to store belongings. Big minus is only located 2 outlets. Only one would hold an adapter for 3 plugs and 2 USBs. -Thanks for the suggestion from another Cruise Critic cruiser.
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Cabin 10108
Jul 2016
NCL Gem Cruise July 2016 By: Cruise 072016
Decor could be moe festive.
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Cabin 10586
Dec 2015
NCL just gets worse. By: Dulacat
It is small but cozy.
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Cabin 9506
Oct 2015
Norwegian Gem: Canada/NE By: Kim Strelczyk
Our cabin was a fore facing balcony and much more comfortable than other cruise cabins we've experienced. Especially the bathroom! Our steward was professional, friendly, and provided exceptional service.
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Cabin 10012
Sep 2015
Not What I Expected By: cruiseelady
My room I actually enjoyed, although the space where the toilet is, is small. I don't know if a person who is tall over 6 feet would fit comfortably, there are no space for the knees. It was nice to sit out on the balcony, or just go for some fresh air when ever you felt like it. Although the day of the debarkation the door broke.
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Cabin 10086
Jul 2015
Relax and Enjoy!!! By: Paradise143
Clean and comfortable. Bathroom a bit tight but most of them are. Luggage delivery to the cabin very quickly
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Cabin 8046
Jun 2015
The cabin was very roomy. There were two very comfortable beds and a sitting area with a couch. The bathroom was kinda small but the shower was great. Lots of water pressure.
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Cabin 10534
Apr 2015
Nice cabin, near forward elevators/staircases. Small balcony.
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Cabin 9012
Oct 2014
Not real pleased By: county61s
Always do a balcony room. The room was just like the other ships. Only complaint was the balcony opening was smaller thank most of the other balcony's. Hard to explain but ours was oval cut out of the steel and the other rooms were much more square and open. (less blockage of views). Our room was about 7 rooms from the very front of the ship
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Cabin 8022
Sep 2013
Bahamas 9/7/13-9/14/13 By: ICURNBSN
8022: toilets did not work one day, and neighbors smoked in the morning which was very noticeable in our room if we had the door open. Also, they threw butts over the side of the balcony, which made me upset.
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Sep 2013
Free Style Gem By: mman
Cabin in good shape and clean. Good storage, large safe. Balcony good size.Noisy though. Can hear through the walls. Cabin doors slam loudly. Temperature comfortable, clean smelling.
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Jul 2013
NCL GEM IN THE ROUGH By: dctaxman1
Since we had an AFT Balcony cabin with three people in it, it was very difficult to get to if the third bed was out. I like to use the balcony in the morning and was unable to get to it because of the layout of the room. They have this table and chair setup that takes up way to much needed room. I was very unhappy with this. I paid for a balcony that I was unable to get to since the stateroom attendant never closed the third bed and I could not get to the balcony unless I climbed over two other beds.
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Cabin 8046
Jan 2011
Christmas on the Gem By: Vagabondvoyager
Cabin 8046: Very small balcony cabin. Balcony did not have the glass railing like most of the balcony cabins had, causing limited visibility.
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Cabin 1164
Aug 2010
Beautiful wooden closets. Plenty of drawer and hanging space. Luggage mat for bed provided. Sofa converted to a queen bed with a privacy heavy curtain (our teenager loved it). Balcony had 2 chairs and a little table. Desk area had good lighting to apply makeup, a great blow-dryer and a little coffeepot. No regular programming on TV. Bathroom: Dispenser with lovely lavender soap at basin. Shampoo and zesty soap inside shower. Good shower pressure. Hotel-type clothesline. Privacy sliding pocket door for toilet (good idea).
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Mar 2010
Smoky Gem Fails to Shine By: porttackoption
Nice cabin, dirty on arrival.
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Cabin 8546
Sep 2009
Gem of a Vacation! By: dpscruggs
Great balcony!
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Cabin 8028
Aug 2009
Rooms were very nice. Quiet considering your on a ship. Roomy and comfortable.
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Cabin b303
Apr 2009
Gem of a GEM By: mew1
Excellent handicap room, right off the aft elevator, which is less busy. Right upstairs is the buffet, below a few decks Grand Pacific, guiet, good storage, port side, nice balcony.
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