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Norwegian Dawn Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Dawn
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54 Norwegian Dawn Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews

GARY r kIRBY avatar


1 Review Written

Canada & New England


wanted to see the Maritimes, hopefully with fall colors, but too early for that, up the St Lawrence was great, lots of little , villages. fantastic homes in Newport, must hv been nice to have money in those days ...
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Sail Date September 2019

pjc215 avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise - but a warning about the rooms -

My review - NCL Dawn This is my 10th NCL Cruise and my 1st on the Dawn. I've been on the Gem and the Breakaway and was very very happy. Also - the last 4 cruises I have been in the Haven. So I definitely have ...
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Sail Date August 2019

Papermoon4 avatar


11 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not Dirty Dawn, But Extremely Disappointing Dawn

I booked a last minute porthole cabin on the deck 4. This cruise jammed five ports into seven days (Halifax, St. John, Portland, Bar Harbor, and Newport, which was canceled due to weather). The Dawn's ...
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Sail Date May 2019

twcanada avatar


1 Review Written

Staff helpful in helping me feel safe after a difficult situation with roommate

I paid and went on this cruise to "reward" my sister-in-law (SIL) after a difficult year. She had never been away anywhere except to visit family. I thought it would be a good opportunity to get to know each other ...
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Sail Date December 2018

LuckyCuss avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Traveling with an 87 year old first time cruiser

My Mom and I really enjoyed our cruise. The staff on the Dawn were so attentive to my mother, who uses a wheelchair and a cane. I feel like each time we attempted a transfer in and out of her transport chair, ...
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Sail Date July 2018

EverythingAccessible avatar


1 Review Written

A great travel choice for family with wheelchair dad

This was our first cruise as a family (mom, dad, two teenage boys) and it was everything that we hoped for. Great weather, great staff, great destinations - we didn't want to leave! Favorite thing: We were in an ...
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Sail Date March 2018

GlamorousGirl avatar


5 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

A New Dawn on the Dawn!

The Dawn just received an extensive drydock in 2016 and it really shows! We just sailed on the Dawn 3 months ago and chose it again because we were so pleased with the ship and great time that we had. Again, it did ...
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Sail Date March 2018

Beevcruise avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing First Ever Cruise

I retired early 5 years ago and had planned to cruise. A spinal failure/collapse placed me in bed 24/7 for close to four years. 3 Surgeries later and I could finally stand and sit for up to 40 minutes... and walk ...
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Sail Date March 2018

ayeamcdn avatar


4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Revisit to western Caribbean

Wanted to try going out of Tampa & sailing under the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. So we did. It was a revisit to the NCL Dawn & the scheduled ports, except NCL visits their own port in Belize & we made it to Costa ...
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Sail Date February 2018

silverdome52 avatar


2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Suite life

We liked the length of this cruise, ten days, and the convenience of sailing out of Tampa. Our penthouse suite was a treat and provided all the space and handicap equipment we needed. Our butler Henry was a gem, ...
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Sail Date January 2018

Furia avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Hot cabin (not the good way, as in a sauna), poor service, bathroom issues.

We chose this cruise because of the length of the trip, the reviews from our travel agent and time schedule. The embarkation process was smooth, the fact that we arrived 3 hours after the initial process help a lot. ...
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Sail Date December 2017

artprofessor avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful 11 day vacation!

Our 11 day cruise was wonderful for relaxing and enjoying family time together as 4 grown adults. Food was good; we used the main dining rooms as we never felt the specialty dining was worth the extra money. We ...
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Sail Date December 2017

Polaris1.5 avatar


2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great trip!

Every time I cruise I keep thinking it can't continue to be as good as the last trip and I'm always wrong! The entertainment on this trip was phenomenal, often two completely different shows in the Stardust! I ...
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Sail Date October 2017

goosebrat avatar


1 Review Written

Great way to ride out a hurricane

We took this cruise as a last minute deal to get away from Hurricane Irma. Had a wonderful time on board. Shows were great, food way to good, and staff was friendly and hospitable. What a way to ride out the ...
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Sail Date September 2017

JoeWriter avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Casual cruise with the best staff ever.

The crew was exceptional in every respect. The fresh fruit was to die for. The specialty steak house was perfect. The usual staterooms were adequate if not too large. 165 feet was one with a balcony. The toilet ...
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Sail Date August 2017

lah830 avatar


7 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Almost Perfect

We loved Bermuda. Leaving from Boston is a breeze. We have traveled on the Dawn many times. Getting on the ship was so easy. We arrive at Black Falcon at 11;30. We were on the ship by noon. We choose to ...
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Sail Date August 2017

KayakKid82 avatar


2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

First Cruise: Intimate ship, Beautiful Island, Phenomenal vacation!!!

Background: From Massachusetts, so didn't have to worry about luggage for cruise meeting flight requirements.. Traveled with my Grandmother, we both needed a good getaway which this cruise thankfully provided! ...
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Sail Date June 2017

suzcaplan avatar


1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

NCL Always Delivers

I love travelling out of Boston - the Pier is user friendly and the check-in goes quickly. I have some mobility challenges. First trip back on the Dawn since it has been refurbished and it does look and feel ...
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Sail Date June 2017

lyni9 avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable cruise on the Dawn

Chose this cruise as we wanted to go to Bermuda and the access was better in Boston than it would be in New York. Have taken one cruise out of New York, and that will be the last, and I didn't have to drive to the ...
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Sail Date June 2017

gdarland avatar


2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Took away benefits of Latitude status.

My wife and I had traveled with Norwegian Cruise line over 30 times. We were supposed to have a priority boarding area, but were not checked in for several minutes after people we brought with us who had never been ...
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Sail Date March 2017

tbear198 avatar


3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Norweigan Dawn

We choose this cruise because we LOVE cruising and wanted to see New Orleans and try a different ship.....and this one fit both.... we arrived a week before Mardi Gras and had an amazing time.....getting on and off ...
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Sail Date February 2017

Umbarger avatar


22 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

A Great Cruise

NCL Dawn Review December 30 - January 8, 2017 Wow, What a great cruise. I have been on numerous cruises on Princess, Holland America, Celebrity and Carnival. Do not ever book a suite as you will never ...
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Sail Date December 2016

Uniall avatar


12 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

New Years Eve with Old Friends on NCL's Dawn

Sharing New Years Eve with family, friends and past cruise mates on a cruise itinerary from New Orleans to the western Caribbean was our initial reason for booking this cruise. We love New Orleans as a destination ...
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Sail Date December 2016

AllanWheels avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

NCL Cruise in a Wheelchair

NCL Cruise in a Wheelchair On October 21-28, 2016 my wife and I went on the second cruise we have taken on the Norwegian Dawn out of Boston. In August 2015 we sailed with a group of family, 22 of us altogether. ...
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Sail Date October 2016

vcannato avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes


Cabin was smaller then what i thought it would be.. Balcony. all the dining was great with the exception of a hostess who greeted me for a reservation i had at cagneys. she told me she did not see my reservation, ...
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Sail Date December 2016

Norwegian Dawn Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.1
Fitness Recreation4.53.8
Value For Money4.03.7
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