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Norwegian Jewel Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Jewel
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9 Norwegian Jewel Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

orandnel avatar


3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

The new NCL ships are the ones for me


The Jewel has been refurbished but not to the extent that it needed. I have never seen a harder working general manager (still hotel director to me) than Stephen. His problem is he can only deal with the staff ...
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Sail Date May 2019

cinycat avatar


2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

The itinerary was good

Loved the idea of a repositioning cruise and that part was great. Could sail forever. However, the service on board was indifferent, to say the least. The people who ran the "kid's club" were fabulous and my ...
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Sail Date May 2019

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Sarah W.

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary but at high cost!

I chose this cruise due to the great itinerary, and my previous experiences with Norwegian. Unfortunately, NCL has evidently changed some of its policies to benefit itself. One would think that a single passenger ...
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Sail Date September 2018

dswiss avatar


15 Reviews Written

54 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary, not so great ship

We did a New England cruise on the Jewel in 2010 and had a wonderful time: Staff was friendly, entertainment was great and food was outstanding. Sad to say that none of this applied to the cruise we just completed: ...
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Sail Date October 2017

gwaters avatar


1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Never but cruise insurance

Alaska destination offered online. Was talked into buying insurance. Had a small medical problem. They charged huge amount of money for consult and 10 pills. They said they did not know how to get our money back. ...
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Sail Date September 2017

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The BarCarres

4 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

No More NCL For Us

We choose this cruise for the itinerary and to see if we might like to start cruising with NCL. Took about 30 minutes to decide once was enough. We had the ultimate beverage package which included nothing but ...
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Sail Date September 2016

abs2009 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Questionable Charges

Left LA round trip Mexico (a cruise that we've done 24 times prior) with stops in Cabo, Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta. I enjoy this itinerary because it is relaxing and after traveling there so many times, I know ...
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Sail Date December 2015

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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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1 Review Written

Made Us Sick and Destroyed our Luggage

This was a 21 day from Tokyo to Seattle cruise. We arrived 5 days early in order to explore Tokyo. Hired a local guide and had a great time. Stayed at the Marriott Shinagawa and used their Concierge Lounge. Great ...
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Sail Date May 2018

Norwegian Jewel Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Value For Money4.03.8
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