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Bermuda Norwegian Dawn Bermuda Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Dawn
Bermuda
Departure Port

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Very Good

244

Average

183

Poor

88

Terrible

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Cruise type

244 Bermuda Norwegian Dawn Bermuda Cruise Reviews


Dolce1989 avatar

Dolce1989

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Checked off another Check on the Bucket-list

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Went from NY to Bermuda and back aboard the Dawn. Embarkation they had many issues and we waited at the terminal for over 4hours. Disembarkation was a breeze. Was my 2nd time on the Dawn but, first time to Bermuda. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Richpontone

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good cruise, lousy embarkation and disembarkation

Been on 11 Norwegian cruise and this was good except for embarkation where passengers left the ship four hours late and the Norwegian check in computers were down for over two hours. I arrived at the Cruise ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Felinis

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Newbe cruise to Bermuda

I live in Baltimore County and there are two cruise lines that operate from here. Visiting Bermuda was on my bucket list, especially since it is so close to the U.S. East Coast. After years of vacation trips to ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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hlincks

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Bermuda Bound

Boarding in Boston was quick and easy-rooms on-board ready early and luggage arrived at stateroom before 5:30. Entertainment not as great as prior cruises but Jose and Patti as well as Hotwire were very ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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mariediauto

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome

We had a great time on the cruise. We went to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. We upgraded to a balcony room and was so happy we did. We went with 5 other couples that we knew, they all were celebrating ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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klosik

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Time

Great cruise, everything fun, relaxing. Entertainment incredible with the exception of the atrium duo, they were sketchy could tell that they used pre-prerecorded music averag aversge at most, but nightly band ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Debruns

2 Reviews Written

NCL redeemed themselves!

We chose this cruise because we had a couple of CruiseNext coupons left over, and it is easy for us to do out of Boston (because we live an hour away). We were sort of done with Norwegian a couple of years ago ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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mayfire

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Cabin 11503 and More - Boston to Bermuda

Overall, my experience on this ship was fantastic. I like the smaller NCL ship, as it is not nearly as crowded as the larger NCL ships. The staff is friendly and on top of their game. The biggest drawback on ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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RachelB67

1 Review Written

First Time Bermuda Crusie

I wanted something nice but not too far from home as this was our first time cruising alone, my 14 year old daughter and myself. We live an hour away from Boston so this was a no brainer. We have been on many other ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Cruising447

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent service and lots to do

We decided to go on this cruise simply because we live in New England and it departed from Boston. We have been to Bermuda before and love this beautiful island. We found embarkation and disembarkation smooth ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Holmarg

1 Review Written

First time cruising to Bermuda

We chose this cruise to celebrate my early retirement and to take a vey much deserved break. We loved the convenience of being able to sail directly from Boston without flights involved. We traveled just as a ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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julia rose

1 Review Written

My cruise

Best meal was at Cagney's steak house ( additional charge ) I would think long and hard about cruising again.. I will say the customer service was excellent! The ship was very clean. pool could be ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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mfg01520

1 Review Written

Summer vacation

We chose this cruise because it was embarking from Boston which is about an hour drive from home. We also had been wanting to see Bermuda again. We enjoyed the cruise even though we left Boston four hours later than ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Smerrick6

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good cruise

Ship was clean, service was great, with the exception of getting drinks, little slow, with the advent of drink packages the days of drink waitstaff everywhere you look are over. Food was great except for specialty ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Pinkles123

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Cruise - Boston to Bermuda

I have nothing to compare, but the Norwegian Dawn far exceeded all my expectations! Teppanyaki, Cagneys, Moderno, Aqua and Venetian were all excellent for food. The buffet was very good, also! Didn’t enjoy ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Wybsmith

1 Review Written

Bermuda is everything we hoped and more!

We loved the idea of our first cruise being to Bermuda, where we could explore for a few days instead of only a couple hours. Bermuda was AMAZING. The people are so genuine and nice. We rented scooters to tour the ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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SMDT

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

1st Time Cruiser

1st time on a cruise was an overall positive experience. The staff on the Norwegian Dawn was terrific! Everyone was helpful, friendly and incredibly hard working. We got a mini suite with a balcony. The room was ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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shedew

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dawn May 2018

Overall a very good cruise to Bermuda, For frequent NCL passengers a few changes. Embarkation was a breeze, the only bottleneck was security and the scanners. We arrived curbside at the pier at Noon and 20 minutes ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Hearthosesteeldrumsplayin

6 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Garden Villa takes the cake (or was it brings the cake?)

This was DD's college graduation cruise, and she brought her high school best friend, who had also just graduated. Had the suite decorated and a cake delivered. Made them both quite happy! Total party was Mom, ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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belarus240sx

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

FIRST CRUISE EVER

This was my first cruise ever. Went with two of my friends and my girlfriend. We traveled to Bermuda from Boston. Didn't know what to expect. Ship: The Norwegian Dawn is a big and beautiful ship with lots of ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Cruisecar66

1 Review Written

Bermudiful Cruise

This was our 2nd cruise on the Dawn, first time to Bermuda. The parking lot near the ship was $175 for the week but was right across the street. We had a 12pm embarkation time and the dropping luggage and initial ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Mrs.NP

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise

It was an easy access for us out of Boston and the service was very good. The entertainment excellent. We were able to enjoy wonderful food in the Venetian, and Le Bistro. The staff were very attentive. It was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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WendyAS

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Bermuda April 2018

This was our first time on the new "Norwegian Dawn" since the "refurb"-so have nothing to compare from before.We loved it very much.Found it to be very colorful,very friendly easy to manoeuver around once we found ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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bilmanki

1 Review Written

Good cruise, but dining needs work

I chose this cruise, since i wanted to go to Bermuda with my family. Words cannot describe how beautiful this tiny country is! I was hesitant to take a Norwegian cruise, since most of what I read was negative or ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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grandma1969

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cloudy, warm but fun

Chose to drive to Boston, no airfare necessary. Boston driving was crazy. Once at port checking in was quick and we were on ship with in 30 min.This ship is smaller than Breakaway Ship. Inside room was very smallest ...
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Sail Date October 2017


Norwegian Dawn Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment4.53.9
Public Rooms4.04.1
Fitness Recreation4.53.8
Family4.04.2
Enrichment2.03.4
Service4.04
Value For Money4.03.7
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