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Norwegian Canary Islands Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Ship
Canary Islands
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

78

Very Good

65

Average

28

Poor

24

Terrible

3

Cruise type

203 Norwegian Canary Islands Cruise Reviews


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desertcactus260

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Canary Islands - each one different

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We were attracted to this cruise because of the stop in Morocco. But we were also interested in the Canary Islands, even though we had spent some time on one of them. We chose Norwegian because we like their ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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EdFLondon

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Weary Weather but Great Cruise Experience

Barcelona to The Canaries and back. "Truth in Advertising" confession. I'm a big fan of NCL and also a fan of smaller ships. The Spirit and The Canaries itinerary were wonderful. Tho the itinerary had some ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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jrd450

14 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Freestyle and that is all

NORWEGIAN SPIRIT 10-DAY SPAIN AND MOROCCO JANUARY 4 TO 14, 2018 We have taken over 30 cruises on various cruise lines, the majority of them with Norwegian Cruise Line. We choose NCL because we like their ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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booking123

6 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

We just got back from a 10 day cruise to the Canary Islands leaving from Barcelona. Check in was fast and effecient. Cabin 11126 was a balcony on deck 11 not a great location as the main buffet restaurant was ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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lampadjuster

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Epic not quite so epic

We have been wanting to cruise on the Epic since we were on the Jade in 2011 and watched the video presentation of this latest ship in the NCL fleet. Since then, we've looked at many reviews of the ship, and ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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fvandewouwer

5 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Better than Expected

this old lady the NCL Spirit was a wonderful surprise, she is well maintained and has a wonderful choice of restaurants as always too much food :) Staff was very friendly and helpful Food, so many choices and ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Polly 48

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Canary Islands January 2017

This was our first time cruising with NCL. We saw this cruise advertised and though it would be nice to get away from the UK for some winter sun. The package we chose included ultimate drinks package and four dine ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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2britsinspain

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Plenty of good things, but reserving chairs with towels.....no!!!!!!!

We probably took this cruise at the wrong time of year for us as we will explain further on, but certainly learned from the occasion. The trip was at Easter and took in Barcelona (embarkation), Tangier, Canary ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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trinitytrees

8 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing Post Cruise Experience with Guest Relations

Easter break with family. Embarkation was smooth staff v good. We had wait until announcement that cabins where ready but acceptable. Happy with cabin layout and location. First night ate in cagneys was ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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SquishTheWhale

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

An Epic First Time Cruise

This was our first ever cruise, and we loved the whole experience! The Epic isn't the most glamorous ship afloat, but we loved the variety of places to go and things to do. I think we'd be bored on a smaller ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Jfulker

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Epic Easter with Kids

I have spent the last year quietly watching blogs and message boards and gathering information to help with our first cruise with Norwegian cruise line. I choose the ship because we were traveling with my two ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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fabnfortysomething

11 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Epic Trip to Canary Islands

SHIP ITSELF Very large with lots of small capacity areas No soaring atrium like the smaller ships but mainly 1 storey with a few areas with open ceiling to next level so more of a hotel feel than traditional ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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StargateBabe

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Time and Lots of Help

We went Platinum this trip on NCL and no wonder with the incredible assistance they provided to me with my leg in a boot cast. I broke my ankle a few weeks before the trip. So I called my personal Cruise Consultant, ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Floydfan59

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Ten Fabulous Days

We embarked from Barcelona and were on board within 40 minutes despite managing to time our arrival with what seemed to everyone else who was sailing. Our bags were brought into our cabin by Norman, our steward, ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Cruiserfamily17

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Family Cruise on Epic

This is only my 2nd cruise so not much to compare against after going away last year on P&O Azura - my sister found an excellent deal for the family on Norwegian Epic which included the free drinks package - too ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Mrsc3

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Time

Was a little unsure having read some negative reviews and seeing as we were travelling during Easter school break worried it may be over crowded and hectic what with 4000 people onboard,we were pleasantly surprised ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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denisew

2 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable holiday

Really enjoyed this cruise other than the weather but this is not the fault of Norwegian Cruise Lines Despite previous reviews, the longest we had to wait for a table to eat in any of the restaurants (having being ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Cruiserteen

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Overall it was great!

I sailed first time with NCL with my aunt, her husband and their adult daughter(my cousin). This was my third cruise. I found out i was going just a month ahead. I flew by myself to Barcelona and met my relatives ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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malsue123

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

No Such Thing As The Perfect Cruise

In cruising, as in life, some things you like, some you don`t and the NCL Epic is no exception, but the good far outweigh the bad. So, let`s get rid of the negatives straight away. The design is odd; from the well ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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raining cats and dogs

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Everything we hoped for.

Having just returned from an 11 day Canary Island cruise and read some of the most recent reviews by cruisers who went to the Canary Islands, I can't believe that we were on the same/similar cruise. Yes the ship is ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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StuartandMelissaD

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Family Cruise

This review is for all the reviews I have read that are nitpicking the NCL Epic and it's enormous size. It's a big boat. True. It will require some walking to get around. True. You know it's a big boat when you ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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1969cruiser

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Are you ready to cruise like a Norwegian?

OK ladies & gentlemen. Let's get one thing straight here. Everyone who complains about the Epic in these reviews does not know how to: Cruise like a Norwegian! Norwegians like the hustle & bustle of ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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althebanker1

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

To quote the the song: This is the worst ship I've ever been on.

Have cruised with a number of other cruise lines but first time and last with NCL. THE Epic is just too big and too crowded especially when the weather keeps people in doors. There is just no where to just sit and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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redmonan

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

A Big Disappointment

Here is my breakdown of my experience on this cruise on the Norwegian Epic from Barcelona to Morocco and Canary Islands. EMBARKATION. As we arrived there early from the airport there werent many people at ...
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Sail Date February 2016


Jan652 avatar

Jan652

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Not So Epic

The ultimate drinks package at $79.95 per day is dreadful value. You can't get water coffee or juice. The rooms are a really bad design with a sink at the end of bed and glass doors on both toilet and shower. ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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