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Norwegian Jewel First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

85

Very Good

34

Average

9

Poor

8

Terrible

5

Cruise type

8 Norwegian Jewel First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


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j9inmaui

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

NCL First Timer Regret

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First cruise ever, last on NCL. The ship was nice, did not seem dated to me as some say BUT.... Staff - friendly but usually only if prompted for help - I think I saw my room steward twice, both times because I ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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kaila.petty@yahoo.com

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Alaskan Family Vacation

We embarked the Norwegian Jewel on June 4th from Seattle. We stayed in an inside room, no window or porthole. SHIP: PRO: The ship was overall very clean. CON: The ship was very outdated. CABIN: ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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AProvda

1 Review Written

A great time ruined by terrible service to a baby and desperate parents!

We just finished our trip on the NCL Jewel. I learned one thing I can state with absolute certainty. When a person on the staff uses the phrase, "I will look into it.", they are really telling you to go away ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Salty_Minnesotan

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Crowded Pacific Coastal Disappointment

This is a long review and thank you for reading: please save yourself some time and look at the section headings to see if they’ll apply to your needs. This was my first cruise ever. While there were good ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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chimchimman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fees on Top of Fees

Trip was nice, but the fees they charge are outrageous. up to to 0.95 cents for internet 4.99 per minute for phone call. automatic 18% gratuity on any drink added to your bill including soda. up to $30 entrance ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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danieller811

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Loved Alaska, Norwegian not so much

I will start by stating a few things that certainly influenced this review. This was my first cruise ever, and I was vacationing alone. Prior to getting on the ship I tried to find some info for first time ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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TheBostonlady

1 Review Written

Norwegian Jewel DONT WASTE YOUR MONEY

This was our first cruise and for my 50th birthday. Being a due diligence type of person I researched, called NCL and did everything I could do before hand to insure a great time. What I found is that NCL was ...
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Sail Date January 2012


NatNic27 avatar

NatNic27

1 Review Written

Disappointed

OK, so I tried to book a Disney Cruise, but it was sold out for the entire summer. The character interactions were rushed (what, do these folks have somewhere else to be?) The Nickelodeon staff seemed to want to be ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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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