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Eastern Caribbean Norwegian Getaway Eastern Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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Close to a fiasco

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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rosie3010

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We cruise NCL regularly and chose the Eastern Cariben cruise because it was one itinerary we have not sailed and my friend wanted to see St. Thomas. This cruise almost started off with a bang when a bomb scare was called in at the Miami port. On our way to San Juan, we learned they had just had a 6.2 eaerthquake and when we arrived, everything was closed except Walgreens where we bought tee ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony Stateroom


Just ok

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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DPCJ2

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

We have done Disney Cruise Line (Dream) in the past and I had wonderful experience. It made we want to do more cruises with my kids. The value of Norwegian Getaway 7 day eastern Caribbean seemed good. However, it was just ok and a bit disappointing. Ship: Seemed nice. Very clean for the most part. Felt spacious. Cabin: Spa Balcony. Smallish. I wish there was a better option for ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Spa Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Lots of good things, not a trip for foodies, expect upcharges

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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adventuregirl99

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

Here's the good: The ship was great, I liked the layout, lots to do. We did our own excursions on land, but we liked all the ports; especially the variety - all 4 days were different. NCL's private caye was better than expected; just go knowing it will be a relaxing easy going day, and you will enjoy your time there. The margharita at the land shark rank one of the best I've ever had. ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony Stateroom


Not Vegan Friendly, Terrible Service

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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honore

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

This was my second cruise experience. My review of this ship will be in comparison with our prior cruise with Royal Caribbean. First, the ship was overrun with children. Children at bars, shows, pools, just about everywhere. The adult pool was supposed to be kid free until about 5 pm, and the staff did a good job enforcing it. However, some of the hot tubs around the pool were family friendly ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


You get what you pay for

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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paramedic_jim

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

Let's start with the check in process. CRAZY!!! Arrive for early boarding between 10-1030. Wait. Then get moved into a Large waiting room to sit for another hour. HMM. At least they provide you coffee and Juice while you wait. Once they call your group to board, Chaos begins as everybody tries to board out of turn. Sea Days.. Get up before the sun and get you deck chairs!!!! Most are taken ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Choose Royal Caribbean

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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Ake4377

6-10 Cruises

Age 40s

The staff on this ship is awful and I would go back to royal Caribbean again for future cruises. The staff could care the least to help you, minus our room stewardess claudia. She was absolutely amazing. The staff on the pool deck were outright rude and looked at you as they hated you. Not once did I see a person bring drinks to anyone sitting in chairs on the pool decks. On royal Caribbean I ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Spa Balcony Stateroom


Disappointed

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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Cold in Minnesota

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Normally we cruise Carnival and we'll go back to them. The Steakhouse, Cagney's was great and we enjoyed the buffet but we we're surprised by all of the extra charges , the Ice Bar, the Salt room and I had to purchase 3 unlimited Arcade packages even though my granddaughter was the only one to use it, I was surprised to find out that she could only use a few of the games with the package, this was ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Traveled with children


Not as impressive as other ships

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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fla.cruiser

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

A family member had gone on the sister ship ,Breakaway last year and had a wonderful experience. My husband and I went on the Getaway this year with those family members and found it to be overcrowded. The Atrium is where many activities are held but is not large enough for the crowds that show up. There are not enough chairs so people crowd and squish around the atrium and it makes it very ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Disappointing

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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Salty-Sailer

6-10 Cruises

Age 20s

This was my first cruise with Norweigan, and I am never going back. Starting with embarkation, the process was painful and confusing. It took several hours longer than expected and when we got on, every part of the ship was already packed with people. During the safety briefing, we were screamed at to shut up and there was broken glass on the floor. There was also broken glass on my parents deck ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Oceanview Stateroom with Large Picture Window

Traveled with children


Getting Away on Getaway has its Merits

Review for Norwegian Getaway to Caribbean - Eastern

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Brian P

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

This is our 12th cruise and we chose Getaway because the dates fit in nicely with vacation tume that our friends were taking. We were yet to have traveled to the Eastern Carribean, after coming off the Escape last Feb. we were very excited about Norwegian as we had a ball on that ship. Embarkation was the smoothest of any ship I have been on. Very organized and boarding was on time, in fact ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Spa Mini-Suite with Balcony


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