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Norwegian Jewel Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

24

Very Good

12

Average

9

Poor

2

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

587

Senior Cruises

197

Romantic Cruises

183

First-Time Cruisers

141

Cruises for the Disabled

50

50 Norwegian Jewel Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews


Biscoco avatar

Biscoco

2 Reviews Written

Destination Great - Issues need attention

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Alaska is always a great destination, even when it was cold and rainy. But my concern is that the food on NCL seems to have gone downhill rapidly since our last cruise on the Jade last September. It was bland. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


Maeshel avatar

Maeshel

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Jewel A big disappointment.

We chose this cruise as a family cruise. My self, wife , son, 2 grandkids and my 92 tear old mother. Cabin: Our cabin was 9545 and is the worst cabin by far that I have had on any cruise. Your could here the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Hank526

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Amazing Alaskan Cruise

We went on The N.C.L. Jewel The Cruise was from Seward, Alaska to Vancouver,British Columbia. This was a wonderful seven day Alaskan Cruise. We were located in the two bedroom family villa suite in The Haven and it ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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wdnolasco

2 Reviews Written

Australia to Singapore

We are cruising for several years now with Norwegian and we are pleased with their service and free style cruise is what we liked most. My wife have never been to Australia, Indonesia and Singapore so I decided to ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Joshgrobanfan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice remodel, friendly crew

Traveling with a disabled person, was concerned that it would be a nightmare but was very happy with the attention given that made sure our trip was comfortable. Every issue and concern was resolved immediately. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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dotty58

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good Ship - Bad (Corporate) Company

Cabin smallest we had ever had, cabin steward hard to comment on as we only saw him a couple of time's but he was very pleasant when we did bump into him . Trips so overpriced we actually cancelled them all apart ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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debbie1swanson

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

The staff make the difference on this cruise.

My 85-year-old mother-in-law is finally getting to her bucket list and took my husband and me on this cruise. Her money. She is not wealthy. She has never led an extravagent life-style, so this was a huge deal for ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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allisonbb

1 Review Written

Amazing

We choose this cruise for all the family members to get together which there were all ages. We all had a great time. The Crew was amazing. I was amazed on how helpful they were in addition to the Crew who was in ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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stickergal105

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

1st cruise, & to Alaska at that!

Wonderful cruise, fantastic staff, good food, clean ship. We chose Norwegian for their freestyle dining, that was great, we could eat when we wanted at 6 restaurants, so we didn't purchase a dining plan, however ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Dancinbear9

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

The food was sub par

We chose this ship because of previous Norwegian cruise line experience and that it was leaving out of Seattle. However, we felt the Jewel fell short in the dining experience. The food at the Buffet and the dessert ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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FrequentAZCruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

"I was amazed"

I had purchased two Cruise Rewards on a prior Norwegian cruise and I had to use them before they expired. Well I was amazed that this cruise line had really changed a lot. I had a few issues on my prior cruise ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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TXGreenhorn

1 Review Written

Awesome Family Vacation - 11/2016 Panama Canal

We stayed in the Garden Villa, 5 people. Very comfortable and definitely a trip to remember. over 4000 sq foot villa. has every thing you could ask for. My wife had a small motorized scooter it worked very well. ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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norcalnick

6 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

Mexican Riviera 4/2 - 4/9

This was our second tour of duty on the Jewel, first time was on an Alaskan cruise in July 2016. I like the Jewel as it's easy to navigate and doesn't have endless corridors like those mega ships. Embarkation ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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loosethreads6

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great.

Great service. Hot food selections at the buffet were not warm. Good Friday(4/14) had very few fish meals. This is a fast, meatless day for Catholics. Theater seats uncomfortable: no leg room. Rows are two ...
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Sail Date April 2017


dennis49 avatar

dennis49

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

The "Haven" loses some of its luster.

We've taken five cruises on NCL, all in the Haven going back about six years. We had certain expectations based on that past experience, and we were disappointed with a number of them. Let's start with the ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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ship2sure

1 Review Written

Great Panama Canal Itinerary; Ship Casual

First time with NCL, and its more casual style, which generally worked well. One criticism though is the reluctance of NCL to give you any information about the ship! Deck plans are strictly for the website, and ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Trapper john

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Trip

This was a bucket list. my Parents celebrated their 50th anniversary this year and Dw myself our 14 year old and my parents took a 2 bedroom penthouse suite. the trip was amazing, we stayed 3 night at the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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debranear

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Time

This is an average cruise ship with small rooms. (Read my room review) The food was decent and complimentary Juices, lemonade and water when dining. They confiscate your wine at check in (San Pedro) as they have NO ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Starsmitten

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

It would have been well worth it but for the accounting error.

I had always wanted to do the Alaska cruise and so we decided to go with NCL. This was a 7 night cruise starting from and terminating at Seattle. The embarkation was pretty smooth and the ship was sparkling, it ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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cdf1121

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

Alaska Great, NCL Terrible

If you are full time cruisers, boy do i have some information for you. We just did a 7 day cruise to alaska, and we got surprised by new policies. 1. You cannot remove the gratuities from your bill, on ship ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Karen Mavor

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Do Not Cruise If You Are In A Wheelchair!!!

My niece had flown with Norwegian Air while in Europe and raved about the experience, so when she graduated from college we decided to use Norwegian Cruise Lines to travel to Alaska. Our expensive, once in a ...
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Sail Date June 2015


Zen88 avatar

Zen88

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Panama Canal Transit

The Norwegian Jewel is a wonderful ship. Lots of great meeting places including the Martini bar, the Fizz lounge and the Atrium Java bar. The entertainment was excellent especially loved the show band and Randon. I ...
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Sail Date February 2016


plumber22 avatar

plumber22

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

One bad Apple!!

We actually had a wonderful cruise except for our Concierge he was worthless and that always causes a lot of un needed stress all the way around. We had called him on the first day and asked him to book our ...
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Sail Date December 2015


artekoba avatar

artekoba

5 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Great Value and Easy Travel

We have sailed with NCL several times & we have done this itinerary before as a repositioning to/from Vancouver and the Mexican Riviera return to L.A. This is the first time that we have done both as back to back. ...
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Sail Date September 2015


pmccarthy avatar

pmccarthy

4 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

September 2015

From Vancouver Canada area and drove down to Seattle the day before to see some of the sites. Traveled with another couple. Had a wonderful time. From the time that we got into to line to broad the ship in ...
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Sail Date September 2015


Norwegian Jewel Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.04.1
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment4.04
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family4.03.9
Enrichment1.03.4
Service3.04.1
Value For Money4.03.8
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