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Norwegian Bliss Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Norwegian Bliss
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142 Norwegian Bliss Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


Seacucumber avatar

Seacucumber

17 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Great cruise to Western Caribbean

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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


Delta Charlie avatar

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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weens19

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, relaxing

My family has sailed on NCL 7 times, the last 6 in The Haven. Once you stay there, it's hard to go back downstairs. We have been on other cruise lines but have become loyal to NCL. The NCL Bliss was absolutely ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Tinke the Finn

1 Review Written

Great cruise on NCL Bliss

We choose this cruise because of the ship, especially because of the newly designed Haven and it did not disappoint us. Overall there was a lot to do and many places to go, we didn't have a change to experience all, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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doherty73

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Another amazing NCL cruise in the books.

4th cruise on NCL. 6th overall. Prior on Sky, Gem and Getaway. Big fans of the Freestyle cruising. Had the beverage package and 3 meals at specialty dining included in the fare. THE GOOD Beautiful ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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lisag7641

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Bliss to Alaska

We were on the last cruise of the Alaska season for the NCL Bliss. The people where excellent even for the last cruise. The food was great. The ship was beautiful with lots of activities. The race track was a ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Mjscm

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Alaska-trip of a lifetime

We left from Seattle, and arrived the day before ship departure. We stayed at Hotel Ändra, highly recommended and great location. We were pleasantly surprised and had a great time exploring Pike Market, Space ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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wedgar

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time cruise takers

This was our first Cruise, it was great to see Alaska. I would like to say that Jake the cruise director was lots of fun and did a great job in keeping everyone happy and laughing all the time. Being our first ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Sarel7987

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

I have been planning and reviewing this cruise for a year! I have read so many reviews and now that I have been on the ship I have to say that whomever doesnt enjoy themselves on a trip like this will never be happy ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Hflageolle2

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Alaska was even more beautiful then I could imagine.

This cruise was a cruise in memory of a good friend and a bucket list kind if thing. This was also my family's first cruise. We went on this cruise With a group of friends that have cruised before and told us this ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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JSS Texas

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Alaska in September

We had never done a cruise to Alaska before and this one seemed to fit the bill for our needs. As we had been to Seattle before, we elected to arrive and sail in the same day. We had a party of 4 so we ubered fro ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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kimmathias

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Amazing Adventure with Teen Boys

Cruising is the perfect family vacation as it allows us to have both family time and for our teens to have more “freedom” for activities they enjoy. The Bliss is a large ship, but it is designed to provide ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Dorrman

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

60th Birthday first cruise a big hit !!!

It has been on my bucket list for years to cruise, we decided my 60th was a good reason to go. What a great vacation. I felt so relaxed and could want for nothing my whole trip. When we started out it was just going ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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BigRedFan

1 Review Written

Spectacular scenery and wildlife experience!

We are longtime NCL cruisers. We enjoy the freedom of making choices day to day while relying on the excellent service. For this cruise the destination was definitely the highlight. The scenery and the wildlife ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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tchernowski

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

5 star experience

We just returned from our cruise to Alaska. I’ve previously cruised the Princess and Disney lines. The Norwegian Bliss was incredible and my favorite. We stayed in the Haven 2 bedroom suite and adored every ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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nicosusy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good food and shows, bad cabin, cancelled port and excursion

Everything was ok until we started using our cabin. First the bedsheets had stains on them!!!! Then the cabin ceiling and walls started cracking at nigh... plus we could hear weird sounds coming from the deck above ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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1threadshort

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

ALASKA EXCURSIONS WITH MOBILITY SCOOTER

we just returned from our cruise with ncl bliss. i just wanted to say if you use a mobility scooter and are concerned about getting around with the scooter in ketchikan, juneau, skagway or victoria dont be. we ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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ramir75

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best Cruise Ever!

As a Miami resident, we have sailed the Caribbean often. For this summer vacation, we decide to embark on an Alaskan cruise. This is our second Norwegian experience. We stayed in the Haven and had an amazing ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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ammonique

1 Review Written

An amazing experience of Alaska!

After doing research on cruise lines, we chose Norwegian based on the amenities and the itinerary, and they did NOT disappoint! This was our first cruise and from preparations and pre-cruise communications to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Cjc1950

1 Review Written

Family multi generation trip

Seven days on the Round trip Seattle to Alaska , inside passage! numerous activities for grandchildren, They loved the Go Karts, waterslides, variety of food options. The Haven for us. We loved unlimited bar, 24 ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Family Cruising

1 Review Written

NCL's new ship the Bliss is worth the wait

We chose NCL Bliss for our Christmas cruise because @famcruising we are all about cruising with friends and family. NCL offers tons of fun, excellent live music and entertainment. We love the specialty dining on ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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jenb2043

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Awesome trip to see Alaska for the 1st time, tips for traveling with kids 10-12

Norwegian Bliss is an incredible ship built for adults who love to wine, dine and enjoy some great music and adult entertainment - all were in abundance. This is my 4th cruise (but first time on Norwegian). See my ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Sethjet

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Such a great family vacation

We have been on a good amount of cruises but this may have been our favorite. We were traveling with 2 kids (15, 12) and were a bit worried about keeping them occupied on an Alaskan Cruise but the Bliss was ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Skippi

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A blissful cruise on the Bliss

Embarkartion was a quick process. We boarded much faster then I thought it might be. We had plenty of time to explore the ship before we were allowed in staterooms. Staterooms ere comfortable, clean and well ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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finest14

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Alaska + Bliss = Great Vacation

Just off the Bliss on 7/21 and had a great time. It was me, my wife and son who turned 17 on the cruise. We’ve cruised NCL, RCCL and Disney in the past. Overall, we loved our cabin, the ship, the crew, the food ...
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Sail Date July 2019


Norwegian Bliss Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining4.53.8
Entertainment4.03.9
Public Rooms4.54.1
Fitness Recreation4.53.8
Family3.53.7
Enrichment4.03.5
Service4.54
Value For Money3.53.4
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