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"I chose this cruise ship because the activities that were available on the ship, but was unaware of the extra charges for the activies. Then we had to book for activities and the staff didnt explain the rules..."Read More
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Myschelle

6-10 Cruises

Age 40s

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ladaallo

6-10 Cruises

Age 30s

I want to start off by saying that I recognize that this is a stressful time for everyone including and especially for the travel industry. We cruised from March 8 to March 15. On March 8 when we left, COVID19 was a concern but not to the same extent it was by the end of our cruise. That being said, the service on this ship is terrible from day one.This as my first time with NCL, but I have ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Traveled with children

8 Helpful Votes


We had a great time!

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metadoc

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I was there to dance every night and eat healthy food. I give it 5 stars for that. I will say that the NCL Escape, its' sister ship, was a little better in that regard. It's H2O Spice was larger and it was great for dancing. Also, their Skyline Bar had a dance floor and it was less claustrophobic than the Social was on the Bliss. On the Bliss, half of the Skyline was taken up with casino ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

5 Helpful Votes


Off Bliss on 3/8 Not Good!

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edsbiggbuck

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Got off the Bliss in NYC on Sunday the 15th had CDC Waiting for us to take our Temps as we walked off. NCL was told day 2 that a 2 year old on the 03/01 sailing tested positive, And then EVERYTHING Changed. They did not tell Any One on the ship until the 15th a day After we got off. Their was a family quarantine in their room on our floor (10) until they got off in Nassau. No one could touch ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

5 Helpful Votes


Great cruise

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bigkahuna642

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I’m going to start by saying the staff and crew were very friendly and accommodating and personable and very professional. We saw none of the rude unfriendly staff some of the lower star ratings stated. Yes the bliss wasn’t perfect. They do nickle and dime you but if you know that going in you can prepare for it. The food was good. The buffet was repetitive and very very crowded a lot of the time ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: The Haven Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony

9 Helpful Votes


New Year's Trip not as Happy as we would have liked

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JTB5705

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

The ship itself is fine. The issue is customer service, select ignorant cruisers and entertainment which badly needs a new life. Norwegian has so much potential but often does not live up to it. Their communication to cruisers is weak. Got a notice the day before that all boarding will not begin until 100pm. We get there at 130pm and lobby is empty as they started boarding at 1130am and the ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Large Balcony Stateroom

1 Helpful Vote


Best mass-market cruise experience

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KruzinKiwi

10+ Cruises

- Summary: we have cruised a number of lines (Carnival, Royal Caribbean, Princess, Celebrity, Holland America, Oceania.) This was our first cruise on NCL and was the best experience we have had on a mass-market line. Excluding Oceania which is our favorite but in a different price bracket. We would definitely use NCL again if they have itineraries/prices that suit us. - This cruise was chosen ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Aft-facing Balcony Stateroom

3 Helpful Votes


Gorgeous ship

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dianneace

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I really love the luxury of not having to fly to go on a cruise, New York is an hour and a half away and I am grateful that NCL has ships sailing from NYC port. The Bliss is a beautiful ship, very very up-to-date in every respect. I feel there is something for everyone onboard, from dining, entertainment, activities etc. Embarkation was crowded BUT organized considering there were 4900 people ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Terrible Service

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kellylpn

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

I have never complained about NCL before as it has always been my favorite cruise line. After this cruise forget it. There were many people with the same complaints too. The svc was absolutely the worst that I have ever experienced on any of my cruises. A bartender wasn't acknowledging people in one of the bars and when my adult son said he was waiting 15 min her response "so has everyone else and ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Mid-ship Mini-Suite with Balcony

7 Helpful Votes


Bliss Ended My Love of Cruising

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Ashley8053

6-10 Cruises

Age 30s

I've been on a ton of cruises in my life, but this was my first NCL experience (Feb. 23 out of NYC.) Due to the hype of the Bliss, I had high expectations - perhaps that was my problem, but honestly, shouldn't they be high? Clearly, I was highly disappointed with this cruise experience as a whole, but I want to preface my review by saying, I'm not a complainer, I'm not a "negative Nancy." I've ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Mid-ship Mini-Suite with Balcony


Very Disappointed

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broadwaybaby123

10+ Cruises

Age 30s

I was extremely disappointed with my cruise. It was my first with my seven year old niece and my 20th overall. Your preferences may be different than mine and that's ok. I will talk about both the good and the bad to help others make an informed decision. Our fun begins on Embarkation Day! We had to wait in line for 2 and a half hours. Everything went well on the governmental side of the ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Riga

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony

Traveled with children

3 Helpful Votes


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