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Norwegian Dawn Cruise Reviews for Entertainment Cruises to Bermuda

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Dawn
Bermuda
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

20

Very Good

14

Average

5

Poor

2

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

319

Romantic Cruises

97

First-Time Cruisers

61

Senior Cruises

54

Entertainment Cruises

42

42 Norwegian Dawn Cruise Reviews for Entertainment Cruises to Bermuda


Wedgie23 avatar

Wedgie23

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very different from the mega ships - Some good, some bad.

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If this had been our first cruise it probably would have been our last. Finding the larger ships quite overcrowded we decided to try one of the smaller ones, Dawn, to see if we liked it any better. I have done ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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amikos

1 Review Written

Dawn Haven section

We sailed on 11/2/19, we decided to upgrade to the Haven. Big mistake. The up charge was not worth what we received. No priority embarkation, staff at the pier was rude and discourteous, no special service in the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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RITAOLIPHANT

1 Review Written

A Pleasant Diversion Cruise

Our cruise ship was suppose to go to Bermuda. Unfortunately, so was Hurricane Florence. Norwegian Cruise Line made the correct decision to divert our ship to New England and Canada. What a great cruise!! The weather ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Tracey Lynn

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

12500 Norwegian Dawn Room

Birthday & celebration The staff on board will exceed your expectations and wow you for every second you are aboard. We were concerned when we booked. Getting help from NCL over the phone was painful. We ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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LuckyCuss

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


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dfyahoo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Getaway - Something for Everyone

I like to write my review right away so everything is still fresh in my mind. I was travelling as a single parent with two friends who are also single parents. Our kids are different ages (12, 15, and 18.) There ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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salzdt

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Time on the Dawn

This was our first time on the Dawn, and it more than met our expectations. We wanted to go to Bermuda, but not on the bigger ships. We have sailed many other NCL ships, (Starward, Magesty, Norway, Jewel, Gem and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Band Guy

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Reminisants 15th. Bermuda Cruise was the Best.

My Band, The Reminisants played on this cruise. We've done 15 Bermuda Cruises. From Day 1 to Day 8 it was by far the best for us, our families and our friends. Norwegian has stepped up their game, Service and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Heathermayxo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Boring

We took a cruise from Boston to Bermuda. The cruise ship was the Dawn. There were some positives like the nightly show and Bermuda itself. The staff was over and beyond and they would get 5 stars from me. The reason ...
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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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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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Goaliedad23

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great entertainment!

Easiest cruise ever. We drove to Boston, parked on the pier, and walked onto the ship. A little concerned about the days at sea, but the shipboard entertainment was excellent and the food and drink was plentiful, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Erik9999

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A great trip to Bermuda, excellent 50th anniversary gift for my parents

My wife and I cruised from Boston to Bermuda on the Norwegian Dawn Friday September 8 – Friday September 15. It was a 50th anniversary present to my parents. My dad’s best friend and wife went with us too. We ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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hokeypokey301

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Carnival Norwegian

I am very loyal to Carnival Cruise Lines because their service, food, entertainment, and itineraries are consistently outstanding. The last time (before this cruise) I cruised Norwegian was back in 2003. I was ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Fisher12188

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our 9th Cruise and Only Bad Experience

A week off on a cruise is still a better week than being at work. All of our 8 other cruises were always amazing with only minor hiccups or inconveniences. However, we had several bad experiences on the Dawn. We ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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goosebrat

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


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thesunscreen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Time Cruise

I was a single cruiser who booked within 24 hours of sailing. My vacation plans had fallen through when my Jet Ski broke down, I'm almost glad it did. I found a cruise leaving from Boston that fit into my vacation ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Bellabean09

1 Review Written

Birthday cruise

had a blast everyone on this cruise ship was awsome!!!!! especially the bartenders at osheehans reasturant they are the best had so much fun celebrating my birthday... and all the waitstaff there also.... great ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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descal13

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Perfect to recharge the batteries!

The Norwegian Dawn is our favorite ship. We choose this cruise because we live in the Boston area, and getting to port is easy. The Dawn is small enough to not feel overwhelming, but big enough to offer lots of ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Trav151

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great time on Dawn to Bermuda

This cruise was to celebrate a wedding anniversary. We live near Boston so no flying was involved. College age / teenage kids were left at home, previous two cruises (on Carnival) included the kids. Getting on ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Brian W in CT

1 Review Written

First time cruising

The likes: Restaurant choices (we loved The Venetian...especially the NY Strip there) Attentive room service person Singh Ease of getting on/off boat (especially port being in Boston) Free drink package ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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markdellorusso

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A vacation to remember

The Norwegian Dawn was my first cruise, and won't be my last. I had no idea it would be as awesome as it was. Everything I could want to do on the ship was available to me. The food, restaurants, ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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cricket47268

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing experiences around every corner!

We decided to do the Norwegian Dawn cruise out of Boston to Bermuda because my husband doesn't care for flying. This was our first cruise so we weren't sure what to expect. From the time we got to the port in ...
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Sail Date June 2017


Marc Wheeler avatar

Marc Wheeler

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Service

The service as always, was excellent. The specialty restaurants were excellent also. The buffet however ,could have changed up their menu more. most of the shows were really good, but the singers on this cruise ...
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Sail Date June 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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