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860 Norwegian Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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cookingfor5

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary and superb staff

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We chose this cruise for the itinerary and ship size (not too big but amenities of a larger ship). The itinerary was excellent, although we missed a port (Bonaire) and were annoyed with “after final payment” ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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packercruising

8 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Fun time, great service.

This is going to be a fairly short review. We have been to all the ports and the only excursion we booked, got cancelled. GENERAL IMPRESSIONS • EMBARKATION- 3 Stars; Considering we are Platinum members, ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Michelleg1199

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Such a wonderful trip!!

I was anxious to come home and write this review after reading so many negative reviews since encore set sail in November. I can 100% say I don’t know why so many have complaints from this ship. This is my 4th ...
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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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apeemay0910

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruisers - and we had a blast!

This was our first time taking a cruise and we had a great time! We got a great deal that included our airfare and free dining package, drink package, internet, excursion credit and a cabin credit. We arrived in ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Mary NC

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise for the money

We went as an extended family, all adults trip. Both embarkation and disembarkation was quick and smooth. Our expectations were pretty low both due to some reviews we had read and experience with similar size ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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kdmbluerzr

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Perfect Winter Getaway!

Chose this cruise for a couple of reasons. Wanted a nice little winter getaway, western Caribbean is always good for that. Had not sailed out of New Orleans yet and wanted to do this. Had not been on the Getaway or ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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misslab

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Week On The Getaway - What's Up With All The Bad Reviews??

Just spent a week on the Getaway, January 26 - February 2. I see others have reviewed this cruise and wonder...were we actually on the same cruise?? We have cruised Princess, Cunard and Avalon (river) prior, first ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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2CruiseGirlFL

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise Ever....

This was the Best cruise I have ever been on. It was a Holiday cruise in December and just the Best Time!!! Christmas caroling, cookies and fun things to do. And the Christmas buffets were spectacular. The food ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kmc2812

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

1st Time Cruisers - Would definitely recommend.

This was our very first cruise - we flew out from Gatwick, UK for a 10 night western Caribbean cruise. The embarkation was excellent - we were on the ship by 11 am although we were told it would be by 1 pm. This ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Suzgirard

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

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 ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Delta Charlie

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

No complaints here, total BLISS!

We are a family of five on Deck 5 and went with four additional friends who stayed on Deck 10. We considered ourselves typically non-complainers and easy going for what it's worth. It was easy to notice many ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Medcruiseprincess

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Epic Christmas Cruise

This year my family and I decided to take a cruise to celebrate the Christmas holiday. We took the 7 day our of Puerto Rico. We had a total of 12 people (6 Adults and 6 Children). Here is the review. Check ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Adrian10529

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

3rd cruise with NCL. They never disappoint!

Me and my girlfriend sailed on the Getaway Jan 12-17 and had an amazing time. This is our third cruise with NCL and we will definitely continue sailing with them. I’m 33, my girlfriend is 23 and we also sailed ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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benkecruisers

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise

The wait for this ship was worth it. You definitely will not feel claustrophobic on the Encore. Getting on the ship in Miami was a breeze. We were welcomed by the crew with sparkling smiles. We headed to the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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jetstreamiste

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Totally awesome first cruise

The good: -Boarding process: Left out of Port Canaveral and from the time we arrived via hotel shuttle to the port (around 11, boarding started at 12 on paper but they started early) to the time we set foot on ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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SiestaKeyCruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship

My husband and I just returned from our cruise with two friends. We drove to Miami on Friday and arrived early on Saturday so we could park at the port. Embarkation was easy and they had our cabins ready by 1:30! ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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cupofjoe18

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

What A JOY It Was (Detailed Review)

My family of four just returned from our seven nights on the Joy, and we couldn't be more thrilled about our vacation! This was our first time cruising with Norwegian but our eighth cruise overall. We have ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Yadi1014

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best Trip Ever

We wanted to do something different and my husband planned thus cruise.Best trip I’ve ever done.Would do it all over again.The staff made me feel i was at home at all times and always with a smile.The food was ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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CCaldwell

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise ever: One of MANY!

My husband and I have just returned from our first cruise ever. We chose the N. Gem during Thanksgiving and, let me tell you: we had an amazing time! Embarkation process (from NYC) was smooth; The ship is ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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naimeshgalsar

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise and Trip Ever

Everything was fantastic. Price was cheap. Experience was amazing. Recommending it to everyone. Lots of buffet food in Aloha Cafe. Specialty food was horrible so dont try it. Lots of options in the ALoha Cafe ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Sthrngary

2 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

20 Cruise in 40 years. This was the BEST!

If you utilize Cruise Critics, you are somewhat obligated to review your cruises as they happen. I would like to follow-through on that commitment. I recently went on the NCL Getaway, November 24, 2019 to December ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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pscanlon0317

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Longer is better. Free style is the way to go. Meeting new people is the greati.

This was our first cruise longer than 7 days.It was a good decision and we will be booking longer cruises in the future.Getting on the ship ran smoothly and our room was ready . The inside cabins seem to have shrunk ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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dreamsandmore

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Top Notch Entertainment & More

We chose this cruise because we were excited to be on the first sailing of a brand new ship! The entertainment was great! We especially enjoy music and were not disappointed. We loved WT Greer, the piano ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Ceci0807

1 Review Written

Great entertainment while at sea

My friend won a cruise for Two and asked me if I wanted to go with her. We had no problem getting on and off the ship, which was great. We received our luggage at our room in a very timely manner All the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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