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First time on NCL - overall very good trip
"I felt the need to write a review after seeing so many negative ones prior to sailing. There were some negative experiences but overall it was a great trip and I would book with NCL again. Reduced Airfare - this..."Read More
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The Good and Not so Good

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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toddw2u
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Just disembarked yesterday, so I thought I'd review while it's still fresh in my mind. Embarkation in Civi was smooth and seamless and well organized, the whole process took less than 1/2 hour. When we got to our balcony stateroom there was a strong urine smell in the toilet area, not a great first impression. Off I went to guest services, where they apologized and promised to have the ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Balcony


Worst excursion ever

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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juliebelleview
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

First I would like to say the crew on Norwegian epic was wonderful!! Waited a year and a half just to go on my first cruise with Norwegian. We booked excursions for every port. We were so excited ! We enjoyed all our excursions until our last one to Florence and Pisa. That was the worst experience I’ve ever had on an excursion on any cruise. The tour guide was rude, she constantly put down Pisa ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Family Mini-Suite with Balcony


Ship too big with two many people

Review for Norwegian Epic to Mediterranean

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traveljunkey
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We sailed the Epic for the first time. It was our third Norwegian cruise. We had sailed the Escape in 2018 and this is also a big ship, but I don't think it was at full capacity. The Epic had 4,100 people on board. The elevators were always crowded. It was difficult to find a seat in the Garden Cafe for breakfast or lunch. Our balcony stateroom was too narrow with only room for one person to ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Large Balcony


Loved the itinerary, Hated the Epic~!

Review for Norwegian Epic to Mediterranean

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BILLSX21
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

12 Day Mediterranean cruise on the Epic, Barcelona RT. My main criticism of this cruise was the Epic as a cruise ship. Having a friend who sailed on the Epic's maiden voyage and she giving it a less than sterling review I can now understand why. This ship would be ideal for children, teens, and adults who enjoy all the water features on this ship except all that ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


Enjoyable cruise

Review for Norwegian Epic to Mediterranean

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Huntingdon1701
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

This was my third time on the Epic and I still enjoy the ship, particularly the comfy chairs on the pool deck by the table tennis tables that don't seem to get discovered by anyone else until the end of the cruise! We were beset with worse weather than normal and this meant that we had to skip Malta, but they turned it into a sea day and added Athens the next day instead. That was an impressive ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Ship was OK, nothing grandiose as advertised.

Review for Norwegian Epic to Mediterranean

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AlfreD920
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Cabin was as expected. Steward very nice and considerate. Room service prompt, food good delivery cost of $8 for 24 hr. Service was reasonable. Did not want to spend a great amount of money as i am recently widowed and was trying to watch my costs. I have so much more i could say like i was abandoned in rome, had to pay taxi 200euros to drive me to the port as fast as possible (he made a 2 hr ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Inside


A mixture of good and bad.

Review for Norwegian Epic to Mediterranean

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azalea4va
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

I choose this cruise because of its ports of call, despite my negative overall impression of NCL from a prior cruise (more later). This cruise confirmed my previous nehative impressions but I was more imrpessed with NCL's positives. I think senior NCL execs are making some very poor decisions. My experieince is tempered by the fact I choose a Haven cabin. Haven gives cruises some nice perks, ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Penthouse with Balcony


Penny pinching, rude and underwhelming

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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marjorie93
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this cruise to see as much as possible on a short trip. First mistake NEVER board in Rome. The port is a hole, the train serving it has no luggage space and when we arrived at the port the lifts were out of order so everyone struggled with suitcases, prams etc up and down stairs. The transportation buses were old and cramped and again very little space for bags and no porters. We were ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony


The Epic Nickel and Dime Tour

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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idoubtit
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Recommended by a travel agent. Cabin was for a handicapped person, which meant after a shower the entire bathroom floor was wet! Yuck! Shore tours were very expensive for what you got, not very informative, and poorly executed. Take a Scenic or Viking river cruise to find informative shore tours, these were a bust and mostly self-guided. What a rip. The bed wasn't particularly ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Ship in poor shape. Not as “Epic” as I was expecting.

Review for Norwegian Epic to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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donutman1234
6-10 Cruises • Age 20s

I chose this cruise as a short getaway. As this is a mega-ship and relatively modern I was expecting something great. Unfortunately it was a let down in almost all areas. The ship itself is in very poor shape. The outside is rusty and the crew were white-washing the hull when we were docked. The carpeting is threadbare in many areas, particularly the theatre and lounges. The furniture in most ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


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