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Norwegian Epic Fitness Cruises Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Epic
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Traveler rating

Excellent

28

Very Good

17

Average

15

Poor

2

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

1,219

Romantic Cruises

484

Entertainment Cruises

306

Senior Cruises

262

Fitness Cruises

67

67 Norwegian Epic Fitness Cruises Cruise Reviews


Glenn J. avatar

Glenn J.

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

NCL Epic March 1st

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This is my second NCL cruise, and like the first one embarkation & disembarkation was the smoothest of all the cruises I’ve been on. (Been on Carnival and Royal Caribbean, 15 cruises in total) This ship never ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Medcruiseprincess

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Epic Christmas Cruise

This year my family and I decided to take a cruise to celebrate the Christmas holiday. We took the 7 day our of Puerto Rico. We had a total of 12 people (6 Adults and 6 Children). Here is the review. Check ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Dccarroll

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not NCL best

I will start out with the positive... getting onto the ship was a breeze. The last time we sailed from NY it was a complete disaster so I was super pleased with the level of professionalism and efficiency from all ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Swalorre

2 Reviews Written

SO MEMORABLE!!

NCL always treat us well and are so nice. On this cruise, for us, it was all about the best band on this ship...4-Blue!! We never missed a night listening to them!! We watch them on YouTube at home since we miss ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Medcruiseprincess

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Epic Time on the Epic

Just got back from a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise aboard the Epic out of Port Canaveral, Florida. Here are my thoughts on the vacation. -UBP. Got the Ultimate Beverage Package for the week. Was totally worth ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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To Gal

1 Review Written

New Years Cruise

Embarkation It was smooth and we got on the ship quickly. Ship This is second time we have been on the Epic. It is a poorly designed ship with weird bathroom set up and no middle elevators but the price ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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1jmcdonald1cc

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Normal & Nice

We booked this cruise a second time because of the solid value offered, and the generally friendly and active passengers we experienced last year. Numerous people remembered us this time as we went about activities ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Jenny142

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Time

We chose this cruise because our cruise last year on the Norwegian Star was absolutely wonderful, so we thought we’d try NCL a second time. We brought our daughter and her boyfriend (1st time cruiser) with us ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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frogmama1

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Very Enjoyable Cruise

We chose this cruise because of the great itinerary, going to places we have never been and wanted to visit. This cruise offered two locations for embarkation, and we chose Rome. There were several places that we ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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JBowker

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good Cruise, Good Service, Ship?..... Not so much

We found a good price for this cruise and are tired of going to the same old places in the Caribbean, so we booked and inside room, and then upgraded to a mini-suite. The room was good in our opinion. There were ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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cubancrush

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Three Peat (Apologies to Pat Riley)

We have done this before. Twice we sailed from Barcelona, west with final stops either in Miami or Cape Canaveral. This trip took us the other way and it gave us some stops in ports (Cadiz, Gibraltar, Malaga) we ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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seadooken

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise for those that want to have some fun.

Wow, what a great cruise! I sailed with my wife, 16-year-old daughter, her best friend and another couple in a total of 3 cabins. We embarked on March 24th and arrived back at Port Canaveral this morning a very ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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margfred55

1 Review Written

Not as nice of a cruise as I had with Carnival cruise

Didn't like the food on the buffet. Everything had the same taste. Had to wait longer to get on boat, Shows where good though. Casino shut down alot, Elevators are unreal. You have to wait a long time to get on one. ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Derek1105

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Annoyed Crew on a Nice Ship

We chose this ship because we wanted to go to Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. We flew into Orlando and took the Go Port Canaveral transfer package from airport/ to hotel/ to the ship/ to the airport. It was an ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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mfreitas02

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful but EXPENSIVE trip

Loved this trip but never knew how expensive it would be... all the ports are FAR from the places you want to visit and the transfers t some places can cost over $100 per person (not counting the actual tours) ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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angeliemccord

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

EPIC Disenchantment

Overall the food was great, that was about it. The activities were dull, outdated and an overall disappointment. Not sure who the target audience was. The ship is too big, the common areas of the ship were dark and ...
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Sail Date June 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


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Nuttfam

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

An OK cruise with some definite highlights.

The cruise we chose was a 14 day Western & Eastern Caribbean. In fact it was two one week cruises and we had to disembark at the end of the first week and then embark for the second cruise. This process was slow and ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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bkostrunek

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not what you expect from NCL

The cruise was recommended by another NCL ship person. This ship was designed differently from other NCL ships. Someone on the ship said it was made in France and was the only NCL ship from there. If you want any ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Luv2cruzfam

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise

Service was awful from the moment we checked in at Port Canaveral to the last day. Most of the staff was unfriendly, lacked a smile and just rude. We had bad weather day 2, yet Norwegian shut down all outdoor ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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cam21260

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Loved it!

This was my first cruise for pleasure - had previously been on the PO Oriana and Aurora for business and I have to say I much preferred the Epic. Went on this cruise with my sister. Fantastic ship, on this ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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frostynels

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Hallmark poor professional experience and service

We choose this cruise for the ports and found it to be a disappointment in service. The ship is so big that NCL cannot manage the customer experience. 5 points: 1. the check-in process backed up and it took us ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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rome_411

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Experience

First off, I may not be as experienced as some of the other reviewers and I wouldn't consider myself high maintenance. I personally believe each cruise line has positives and negatives and that you can have a good ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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metuken

5 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

A wonderful crossing - 2016

Pleased to report the NCL Epic is still my favorite NCL ship. The refurb looks great. This was my fourth Epic TA cruise, sailing in Haven - 16016, a 2 bedroom, 2 bath suite. This was a 13-night trip. I was ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Cruiselx

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Let Us Down (Boring Ship)

We did Transatlantic thinking the ship is massive and will keep us occupied and oh god we were wrong :( Couldn't access Spa, sauna(fully booked), Couldn't access Posh lounge area(fully booked), Couldn't book ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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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