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Norwegian Epic Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Norwegian Epic
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23 Norwegian Epic Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews


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bambilin

9 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Epic Europe Experience for our Gang of 65

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We were a group of 65 ranging in ages form 10 months to mid 70's. Most of us from New York, a few from Pittsburgh. Had some first time cruisers with us, this was my 30th! Most of us flew in on British Airways ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Bulldog46208

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

NCL Epic (March 10-14, 2018): Tips, Tricks and Review

This review includes Tips and Tricks from the NCL Epic sailing date March 10, 2018. The cruise was during Spring Break and there were a lot of Spring Breakers on the cruise. Three large groups were on the ship, a ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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NewNCLfan

1 Review Written

Refreshing alternative to other lines' cruises

We were encouraged to accompany a friend on the cruise--a milestone birthday celebration. And one member in our party also ran into a former work colleague. As such, we always enjoyed great company during our ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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debtys1

1 Review Written

This Cruise was EPIC...

Overall review of my cruise experience....EPIC, AWESOME, GREAT, ENJOYABLE and waiting for the next cruise with Norwegian. Everyone was Fantastic!!! The ship, cabin, dining, entertainment and ports were Great. The ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Sameh Aziz

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Amazing Great Trip

Being our first cruise as a family I was very reluctant to go on the Norwegian Epic due to the low rating I noticed on different sites but that was too late as I had already paid the full trip amount and wasn't ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Irish Father 42

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Epic Lived up to the Name

Hi. We are a family of 4, with 2 girls aged 6 & 5. This was our 9th cruise (all 9 with NCL) and our 4th time on the Epic. We had the package where the drinks, speciality dining were included free and also a ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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MzDouble R

1 Review Written

Celebrating my Birthday and Italy

We flew in overnight from DCA to Barcelona to catch the cruise. The transportation to Barcelona then the cruise ship was smooth (no lost luggage). The embankment was better than expected (I'm read a few stories). ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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jackiewarren50

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First, but not Last Cruise; NCL in Mediterranean

Having read reviews on NCL Cruises I decided to bite the bullet and book a holiday with Norwegian Epic. The main attraction for me was that it was my first Cruise and I was traveling alone. I checked out the ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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cruizinsince73

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Wonderful Time - Much better than anticipated!

OK, just to say. We were a bit apprehensive about this ship but it was a wonderful value and we hadn't been on NCl in 12 years so we gave it a go. I agree, she looks strange but who stands around and looks at the ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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MarineDive

1 Review Written

Great vacation with some major hiccups! Pregnant travelers must read!!

This was my first time ever being on a cruise ship. I am a seasoned traveler for diving and was not sure how I would enjoy being on a cruise. The vacation was great overall but there were some troubles on fault of ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Geogh3

1 Review Written

Epic in Europe 2012

I was the travel agent and tour manager for a group of 100 people in the NCL Epic in October. I had 49 cabins mostly balcony cabins a few inside some family balcony and some T1 (singles). The trip was wonderful and ...
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Sail Date October 2012


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swiney

1 Review Written

Great Ship

This was a trip of a life time. It was so fun. Lets start off with entertainment... Well, entertainment sure is everywhere on this boat. You have some pools, which are usually crowded... The water slides are fun ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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NewtonCardinals

1 Review Written

The Good, the Bad and the In-Between

Decent stay the night before leaving at Miami La Quinta. Many people stayed there that were leaving from Port of Miami. WORST restaurant next door - Bennigan's. We went on 3/16 - night before St. Patty's Day. I ...
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Sail Date March 2012


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workingcinderellaman

1 Review Written

Norwegian Epic

I recently cruised to the Easter Caribbean aboard the Epic withe my wife and three teen kids. This was my second cruise, the first being to the Mexican Riviera. The most obvious aspect of the Epic is how large it ...
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Sail Date March 2012


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seaboston

1 Review Written

An epic vacation from every view!!!

HOTEL: We(my boyfriend and I)stayed at the Marriot Courtyard Oceanfront on Miami Beach. We booked this through Ncl. All cabs are set fare $33 from airport to beach. The pool was beautiful and the beach was just past ...
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Sail Date January 2012


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Livingepistle1

1 Review Written

Extravaganza!

April 16th,2011 was the start of my being Astonished...our cruise on the Epic was the creme DE la creme of cruising! It isn't necessary to go on excursion to the various ports because the Epic is the excursion. It ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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avhomes

1 Review Written

Johnson Family Cruise

NCL Epic Review-Mar.26-Apr.2, 2011—Cruised from Miami Cabins 13034, 40, 42, & 56 We are frequent cruisers(our 10th cruise--4th on NCL) who took our kids and grandkids. Our friends who were in our ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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kboessen

1 Review Written

Epic-ly long review

I just returned from an Eastern Caribbean cruise aboard the Epic. I am 34 and my husband is 37, and this was my 4th and DH's 3rd cruise. We previously sailed with Carnival on an ill-fated honeymoon cruise, and I ...
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Sail Date February 2011


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shmoopea

1 Review Written

Epic: The whole truth and nothing but the truth...

Let me begin by saying that the Epic is a truly remarkable ship that offers some of the best entertainment at sea. The staff is nothing short of remarkable and we were always greeted with a hello and a smile. One ...
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Sail Date February 2011


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grpcrsr

1 Review Written

Epic Cruise for a Wonderful Group

I was the Tour Conductor for a group of 16 for the Norwegian Epic's January 29th sailing from Miami, Eastern Caribbean itinerary. I had been anxiously reading the critiques of this ship and this itinerary prior to ...
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Sail Date January 2011


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Cruisinmama13

2 Reviews Written

17th Cruise, 1st NCL, Group of 23, would do it again!!!!!

Well, I was nervous about NCL after hearing and reading so much, and needless to say, there was no need for worry. We traveled with a group of 23, from first time cruisers, seasoned cruisers, and had singles, ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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FanciNJ

1 Review Written

Dreams really do come true!

This was the first experience on NCL and it will surely not be the last. From the check in to the disembark customer service was at the forefront. I was never not greeted or asked was I alright or did I need ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Bmurz4

1 Review Written

Perfect Honeymoon

We choose this cruise because both of us really wanted to experience parts of Europe and this seemed like the best way to do this. We stayed in one of the Haven suites and I have to say we will never go back. The ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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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