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Norwegian Escape Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Escape
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Excellent

27

Very Good

15

Average

14

Poor

7

Terrible

5

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Cruises for the Disabled

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68 Norwegian Escape Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews


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CUontheC

10 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

What a Beautiful Ship!

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Before I start my review I want to let you know how fun the Meet and Greets, Slot Pulls and Cabin Crawls are with Cruise Critic. Our Meet and Greet this time was put on by MIchelle and Chris and they did a fantastic ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Berwynuser

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Too crowded, need reservations for everything, not enough public spaces

Have been on 11 NCL cruises and this was the worst. NCL keeps deteriorating, and the overcrowding of this ship just made things worse. Public areas have been replaced by too many restaurants (29 of which 5 are ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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poona1

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Escape!

Hi...I chose this cruise to take advantage of the low price offered immediately after the hurricane season to the western carribean and mexico sadly after the devastation to the eastern carribean islands...some ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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WheelchairWanderlust

2 Reviews Written

Incredible Selections

Every hour of every day we had what seemed like endless choices of activities, restaurants, lounges and family fun areas from which to choose. We were traveling with a large group that consisted of Parrot Heads ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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cansorger

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beware of the Cigarette Smoke

Just completed a 7-day cruise on board the Escape. Was booked as Eastern Caribbean but rerouted to Western Caribbean due to hurricane damage. We didn't feel this itinerary change was not communicated very well and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Size12Stilettos

4 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

I had a total BLAST! (Detailed Review)

I, like so many folks, had my Eastern Caribbean cruise cancelled by Irma. I was a bit disappointed, because I was really looking forward to going back to St. Thomas. NCL refunded me and gave me a 50% (of the total ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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NikiStar

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointing as compared to other lines

We went on this cruise because we were with a group. We have been on several other cruises - different cruise lines. Some of the things we didn't like: - casino smelled bad due to smoking - even though we ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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HappyJack3011

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

MTV Spring Break with 4200 of your closest friends.....

So....where to begin. We were so looking forward to this cruise, having been on just two cruises previously, we we excited about the prospects of a big, state of the art ship and beautiful tropical beaches. Our ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Richsax106

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Family cruise with son and grandchildren

We wanted to experience NCL because of the ship not the itinerary. We enjoyed the whole experience. My granddaughter got me up to sing karaoke with her. I don't know what I sang, just followed the words on the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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xmorganx33

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great time with great people

This was my first time cruising with Norwegian and it was a great cruise for the price! I have previously been on two Royal Caribbean cruises and loved them, but my mom is an avid knitter and found a group that was ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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arlene190

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

BEST CRUISE EVER

The restaurants on this cruise were many but we ate dinner five times in MANHATEN ROOM The room had the atmosfere of a night club, The choices of food were so many We had a hard time choosing between the choices and ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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lvillazon

1 Review Written

Bad Experience Before, During, and After the Cruise

fist of all, the reservation was a scam, the guy call us to sell us a cruise, we reserved 4 cabins, all of 4 where in diferent floor, on in the 9 floor at front the other rooms were on floors 13 and 14 , in the ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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sirjohnesq

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Food Options Very Disappointing

We chose this cruise ship because it was a new ship and had never sailed Norwegian before. The ship did provide many fun things for our teenagers to do, like the multi-level water slide and the teen gathering room. ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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NikkiD823

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Basic review of the Escape

We chose this cruise for my parents 35th anniversary. We've all sailed on NCL in the past and my sister has also sailed on RCI. This was a big change for us as we are used to sailing on smaller ships. The crew ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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SmithAlien

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Faces at Sea: The 2016 Craniofacial Cruise onboard NCL Escape

I organized a group for a craniofacial theme cruise (craniofacial birth defects), called Fabulous Faces at Sea: The 2016 Craniofacial Cruise. I ended up hosting a 17-member group. My travel agent (who also has a ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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marsean2

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Need to escape from the Escape!

First time on Norwegian and certainly the last. We strayed from RCCL and learned out lesson. We had a lovely time as ANY cruise is a good cruise; however, NCL can't hold a candle to RCCL!! The food was mediocre at ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Juliepann

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Time of my life!!!

This was my very FIRST cruise! So needless to say I was full of anxiety especially after reading all the negative reviews. I was really afraid that it was going to be so crowded on the ship that we couldn't do ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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YESMELISSA

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Wish I was there; accessiblilty info included for disabled travellers.

Loved it, loved it, loved it. Wish I was there right now. Since there are so few reviews that address accessibility information for disabled people in wheelchairs and scooters, I think I will focus on that. ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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hawaicricket

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

2nd Try on NCL; The Escape

We booked our room in the Haven a year in advance.....hubby uses a mobility scooter and the thought was he wouldn't have to travel far to a deck chair, bar, or restaurant if he wasn't feeling up to fighting crowds ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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moonon95

1 Review Written

36 Helpful Votes

The Escape was just that; a wonderful Escape from reality!

Let me start by saying that I read reviews before the cruise that had me worried. Don't believe them! This was my 9th cruise and it was the best I have ever had. Ill start at the beginning. Getting on only took ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Dianelombard

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

We were really disappointed with Norwegian.

First of all let me say that we have been on many different cruise lines, from big to small and cheap to luxurious. This was such a surprise. Last year we were on the Oasis of the Seas and it was fabulous. I feel ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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nanlee6

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointed....

My BF and I sailed on the NCL Escape the end of November of 2015. This was our 3rd time on NCL: NCL Pride (Hawaii) and NCL Dawn (West Caribbean). I tend to get a little sea sick even with the patch so I thought ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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hpz

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Almost Perfect

We just returned from a week on the Norwegian Escape. There were 21 in our party. The oldest was 74 and there were 11 kids from 2 to 16. Everyone enjoyed themselves. I am going to try to be comprehensive and ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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NEOhioEd

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

I feel the NCL Escape Cruise Critics are being a little harsh...had a good trip!

I read the reviews prior to sailing last week and frankly I was very concerned that I had made a mistake going so early on the Escape. A combination of the low percentage that folks said they had a good trip and ...
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Sail Date December 2015


bigfeet99 avatar

bigfeet99

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship; wish I could have stayed another week.

Had a great time on NCL Escape. Was not ready to get off the ship after 7 nights. Will definitely sail on this ship again. Group of 6 for this voyage. Everyone had a great time. Enjoyed the theater shows and comedy ...
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Sail Date November 2015


Norwegian Escape Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining4.04
Entertainment5.03.9
Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family5.03.9
Service3.04
Value For Money4.03.6
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