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Europe - Western Mediterranean Norwegian Epic Europe - Western Mediterranean Cruise Reviews

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Indescribable gouging that ought to be forbidden by law. Dont say you
13825, home for 7 days which turned into 9
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Great ports, bad ship
"We were on the NCL Epic leaving from Barcelona I was in a group of 20 and we all felt the ship was lackluster. This was my first time on sailing with NCL and I will be sticking to my preferred cruise line in the..."Read More
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Penny pinching, rude and underwhelming

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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

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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.

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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


European Cattle Call for Excursions even in the Haven

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Notreadytoretireyet16
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

The Haven is now Heaven falling to Earth. The attention to detail is just not there, this was our 4th Haven experience. Yes Embarkation and disembarkation was wonderful, but one of our party has a severe seafood allergy and snacks were delivered to our stateroom daily with some sort of seafood on the plate. Staff were advised and no changes occurred. On our embarkation day a Massage was ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Courtyard Villa with Balcony


Great experience but poor customer service

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mhogan378
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Ports of call where the reason I selected the ship. I didn't explore Barcelona as much as I would have liked due to jet lag. I didn't know that I could have selected the port to start my cruise. Had I known this, I would have started in Rome to have extra time there. This should be advertised better. The epic ship was ok. Since it was November, it was too cold for the pool. Norwegian ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Family Mini-Suite with Balcony

Traveled with children


Good food and drinks

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Jose&Elva SoCal
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

The Epic has great food and bartenders, entertainment was good and many music venues to choose from. There is always something going on on board and plenty of lounge chairs to just relax if that’s what you are looking to do. The specialty dinners were terrific and worth the money. The only downside is the size of the cabins are good for two passengers we had were three in a rear facing balcony ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Balcony


I LOVED EVERY MOMENT!

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stephanPT
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

After reading some reviews on this site i was apprehensive about the cruise, but soon realized, that people complaining about this cruise are crazy! My Solo Cabin was very comfortable, and had more space than i expected! The Solo Lounge is a great place to relax, and make new friends. It was always stocked with refreshments and basic breakfast food. I didn't think i would - but i loved ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Studio


Poor design - Worst customer service

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Deb7478
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The most disappointing of all my cruises. Room design very inconvenient and strange. The steward was just a glorified maid. He made the beds up and that was it. Unavailable for the first 3 days. Calls to housekeeping gave us a recording that he was busy helping other travelers. The poor service and attitude was across the board. Like tired workers just moving through the motions. This is a ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Family Balcony


A wonderful trip

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amelia3171
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Preamble I’m a 40-something Scot living in Ireland, I travel with my 50-something Irish friend. I’d always wanted to cruise but when I’d looked into cruising in the past the whole notion of set-dining and shared tables was more of a punishment than a holiday for me and I stopped thinking about cruises and took other types of holidays. Then a colleague at work was taken on the Epic and I ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Large Balcony


Disappointed

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Ermiz
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

We were on the NCL Epic which sailed out of Barcelona, Spain on October 27, 2019. The ports were Rome, Naples, Florence & Pisa, Cannes, France and Palma De Mallorca, Spain. The itinerary was great. We only booked 1 excursion with the ship in Cannes, France and the rest we booked private tours which were less expensive and amazing. We were a party of 4 adults (2 couples) and we all felt the same ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


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