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Norwegian Epic Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Epic
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Traveler rating

Excellent

84

Very Good

74

Average

72

Poor

48

Terrible

28

Cruise type

Family Cruises

1,219

Romantic Cruises

484

Entertainment Cruises

306

Senior Cruises

262

Repositioning Cruises

188

306 Norwegian Epic Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


Tom2207 avatar

Tom2207

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not so EPIC cruise

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Good Points: amazing food, recommend the Brazilian food, well worth the money. very clean everywhere, staff are constantly cleaning. Evening show- Priscilla queen of the desert was hilarious and well worth ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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EpicMom17

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruisers!

We flew into Barcelona, Spain (the departure point for our cruise) one day prior to departure. I would recommend this, as it gave us a chance to get acclimated to the time change and rest up from our long flight. ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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victrec

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Best entertainment at sea

Have cruised on the Epic many times. An interestng itinerary with good ports of call. 6 in total with 1 sea day.The main reason we cruise on this ship is because the SIGLO band is on board. 4 x Filipino guys, all ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Valley11

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Epic May 28- June 4

We have cruised with Norwegian before and have found they cater to everything we like. The option of the Beverage Package and dining or shore credits, makes it a very good deal. The food in all the restaurants was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Tommy63

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

They work so hard to make your holiday special

We chose this cruise as it started in Barcelona (so under two hours flight time from the UK) We really wanted to visit the historic sites of Pompeii via Naples, Pisa, Rome, the Old Market in Antibes in Cannes and ...
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Sail Date May 2017


NP10 avatar

NP10

1 Review Written

Overall a wonderful experience

We went on the Epic as on of the part of our honeymoon. All in all turned out be one of the highlights of the trip. 8th largest cruise ship in the world was an absolute delight. Amazing cruise with great services, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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lshadjr

1 Review Written

The ideal way to tour ITALY

Travel Connections travel agent Nanette Campbell suggested this as our group's next ideal vacation; a bargain for the value received. Most everything was GREAT on this cruise ship. We would like to offer the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Mjay666

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing Cruise

We absolutely loved cruising on the Epic. It was a family cruise so myself, husband and 4 year old daughter and also my parents. We had balcony cabin 14109 and my parents had balcony cabin 14073. The layout of the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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LsG092549

1 Review Written

Not impressed

We belong to RCI travel club, they recommended this cruise. We have been on several cruises before and this by far has been the worse. The food was inferior and the choices of food was not good, if you didn't like ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Warpdrive75

1 Review Written

Changes to Norwegian Cruises

We had been with them before, and always liked NCL because of the way they had different options, you could be smart or casual? on ship, I think they have done it a little wrong this time. They have gone all ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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beckeb00

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

An EPIC adventure with a great ship!

It had been over 20 years at least since my fiancé and I each had cruised. (We were not together at the times that we last cruised, so I kinda feel that this is our first cruise as so much has changed.) But ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Miami boy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Western Mediterranean, visit new countries.

Choose this cruise for the Countries, especially Spain. I really enjoyed those beautiful Countries, in fact, im planning to go back next year. I was on the Epic on 2010 and honestly i didn't see any changes at ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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pjmackoe

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise!

We just returned from our western Mediterranean cruise on Norwegian Epic. This cruise was fantastic. The staff were superb. We had a balcony room which was always clean. Eduardo our steward was great. He was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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frodelaggo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Entertainment

I just loved my cruise, always so many people that are negative, but I had a great time onboard. And the ports on this is just so interesting.. We had booked excursions in almost every port, and they wore great.. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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ny4me2

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

5th time on Epic, and going again!

Make sure you book all entertainment on the 1st day or two. Don't miss the big top Escape game or Howl at the Moon. All our excursions were booked outside of NCL. Food tour of Naples was extraordinary. Round trip to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


kucer avatar

kucer

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Minor inconveniences

While very much enjoyed the cruise. While only a minor inconvenience we found and others also commented that we found ourselves waiting often for elevators. Several time two out of 8 were blocked. The food was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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fruitandnuts99

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Hope you are not claustrophobic.

This ship is enormous so get your walking shoes on. The first impression I got was at the Casino area. The aroma was purely cigarette smoke, old fashioned décor and dull lighting. I was pleased to see that other ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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tallred6

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Western Med - came for the sites, enjoyed the ship

We chose this cruise for the sites it stopped at and the price, as well as the lack of conflicts with our schedule. This was our second cruise, and we liked our first one better, but at the same time, what's not to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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mjb59

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Epic didn't disappoint

We chose this cruise for its itinerary and were not disappointed! Embarkation and disembarkation were very smoothly run. We had read a lot about the bathrooms on the Epic and were expecting the worse, but actually, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


tdrisdale avatar

tdrisdale

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The NO internet cruise

Having to pay over $200 for Wi-Fi that does not work is just not right. And I mean "99% DOES NOT WORK". You try and log in and you get “The Proxy server isn’t responding”, and if you get logged in the time to ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Veteran Cruiser37

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Epic is Pathetic-Veteran Cruisers Find Mega Ship is Meagre Ship

My wife and I are veteran cruisers. We have been cruising since 1984. We have been on many different lines and many different sizes of ships. We have been on mega ships before, such as the Dream, which has about ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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momof4!

1 Review Written

Very Average Cruise

The cruise was not bad - but it wasn't exceptional. I will start with the strengths: the entertainment options and quality were terrific, the choices and organization of dining meant no lines and lots of options, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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jessimaka

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

7 days was not long enough

Norwegian far surpassed my very high expectations with this cruise. They truley left me not wanting to return home. Each day was like a new vacation. Will for sure be booking another cruise through Norwegian & only ...
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Sail Date March 2017


yyanks15 avatar

yyanks15

1 Review Written

NCl Epic cruise better then the last time but lacking......

We cruise the epic 3 years ago and it wasnt good at all. I deciced to give it another chance when i seen the itinery i liked . We just returned april 1st 2017 and it was much better but its still lacking in a few ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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justin7742

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise!

The Epic is quite a unique ship. My wife and I loved the freedom to dine anytime and had lots of options which is standard for Norwegian. We have only cruised on Carnival previously so that was a huge upgrade for ...
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Sail Date March 2017


Norwegian Epic Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.6
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment5.04
Public Rooms4.03.8
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family5.03.7
Enrichment3.03.3
Service4.03.8
Value For Money4.03.5
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