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Norwegian Spirit Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Spirit
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Traveler rating

Excellent

11

Very Good

22

Average

8

Poor

6

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

423

Romantic Cruises

189

Senior Cruises

140

First-Time Cruisers

81

Entertainment Cruises

51

51 Norwegian Spirit Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Ga2dance

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Rome to Dubai comedy of errors

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Just recently returned from NCL Spirit cruise that was suppose to be 21 days from Rome-Dubai, leaving on Feb. 11. This was changed because the ship was being refurbished and it was not ready. New date Feb. 14. We ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Viking rebel

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Not a cruise to remember

We were not impressed with this old tired ship. Furniture is not only dated but worn out. It has plumbing issues so bad that with three hours notice we were told that drilling and plumbing repairs would be ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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debbieedoo

1 Review Written

Lack of imagination

We have cruised with this cruise line several times. We had always had a good experience but since our last cruise I am a vegetarian and can only comment on the lack of vegetarian options are atrocious Lack ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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louiepie

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

Looking forward to Amsterdam and Iceland. Booked >400 days before the sail date. We had 4 fabulous days in London before sailing. We planned private excursions at every port at great expense. Embarkation went ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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stimpy2

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

NCL disappointment

We are retired and have done 9 cruise's in the last 4 1/2 years with 5 different lines. Went on a 7 day on the NCL Gem. Had a great time food was wonderful and people were grand. We bought NCL dollars for the next ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Lucyd56

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Outstanding

I surprised my partner with cruise because it was going to Valletta, Malta and that’s his last name. It turned out to be the best cruise that we have done. The staff was outstanding, friendly, helpful. Our ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Rosefedorow

1 Review Written

Average

Chose for the cruise for destination and ports. Service in dining rooms left much to be desired. Hostesses were rude and made you feel as though you were an imposition and not a guest. Servers were polite but ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Hmal88monty

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise

We chose our cruise to Canary Islands through Wingbuddy Travel, on line, with free air fare,beverage package & gratuities. Everything went as promised, we didn’t have to pay anything extra! The NCL Spirit is a ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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TanishaC

1 Review Written

Norwegian Spirit was the perfect introduction to cruise life

After hearing so many stories both good and bad about cruising, I'd have to say that cruising is a great way to travel. The staff of the Norwegian Spirit made everything from pre-cruise preparation to ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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sancm123

1 Review Written

Great itinerary!

We’re frequent cruisers (at least 2 cruises a year) and we decided to sail on the NCL Spirit (European itinerary from Civitavecchia, Italy. The ship was an older ship with Asian inspired decor. We normally ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Joycecarter

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best so far

We picked this cruise because of the availability, the itinerary and the value of the package we took. Embarkation was a lot smoother than previous cruises as was disembarkation, the accessibility of the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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ehiraoka

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

NCL ~ Fair to Good; Aims for a Disney Experience but Falls Short

Fair to very good, overall. Beverage package, shore excursions, internet, photo & other merchandising rather overpriced and not a good value proposition for this traveler. It really depends on one's personal ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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yosiash

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Sun shines in winter

itinerary and palces to visit and each destination had a lot to offer. value for money Embarkation and disembarkation are very easy. Entertainment is diverse and fun. Crew seem to enjoy their jobs (not a fake ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Roaming Out And About

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First time with NCL and Norwegian Spirit

Firstly about the cruise line: This was the first time we used this cruise line and had high expectations considering our experience with HAL (Holland America Line) 2 years ago. So like last time we did not book ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Moseph

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great adult familly holiday with fantastic port itinerary

Looking for a good value all inclusive cruise with a great list of ports to visit and fun for a grown up familly. This cruise didn't disappoint. We we're a group of 12 adults from England and found plenty to do ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Kathg7

1 Review Written

Wonderful Holiday

Had a fantastic time on this cruise, the itinerary was excellent as were the excursions that were available. Excursion prices seemed quite reasonable for what was included particularly when compared to arranging ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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mariacdias

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise Ever!!!!

My friend and I hadn`t seen each other in 30 years..and we wanted to knock off some similar things on our bucket list..meaning Italy and Greece!! This was a cruise we`ll never forget!! I was a little leery about ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ratsy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

NCL Spirit-a busy itinerary

We choose cruises based on destination and pricing. We should have paid more attention to NCL Spirit's Greek Isles itinerary; it was busy; only one sea day at the beginning of the cruise. Most shore excursions ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Margo LaTour

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

1st Cruise on NCL

I have always wanted to take a Mediterranean cruise and finally had the opportunity to do so. First time on NCL, and I was very impressed with the services. The Sprit is an older ship, and I thought they did a good ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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CindyCHCS

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

She's An Old Gal

I choose this cruise for the itinerary. Next time I might choose based on the ship itself reviews. NCL Spirit provided everything as a cruise ship does but it lacks the bells and whistles. It is dated and you can ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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djwood18

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Freestyling might be my new way to go!

My wife and I were cruising for my 40th birthday and loved the itinerary for this cruise. Nine ports in ten days and lots of time (in great places might I add) on shore to enjoy. Having been on a handful of ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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imacglasgow

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Good holiday on relaxed ship

I always believe you make what you want of any cruise ship, and we enjoyed our ten days. Pros: Relaxed ship. Easy walk off with your luggage when disembarking if you want. Good choice of eating venues. Most ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Aussietaff

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best Tour Ship we have been on

I saw an advert for the cruise of the the Eastern Mediterranean, which reminded me of the days spent in this area with the Royal Navy, many years ago. The embarkation and disembarkation was so easy, compared with ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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taxmandan

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Average at best

I had never been to Morocco or Madeira(Funchal). I had been to the Canary Islands and wanted to go back. the ports were as advertised but, the service left a lot to be desired. the buffet was not up to prior ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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booking123

6 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

We just got back from a 10 day cruise to the Canary Islands leaving from Barcelona. Check in was fast and effecient. Cabin 11126 was a balcony on deck 11 not a great location as the main buffet restaurant was ...
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Sail Date November 2017


Norwegian Spirit Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.03.7
Dining4.53.7
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms4.04.1
Fitness Recreation4.03.6
Family3.53.9
Enrichment2.03.2
Service5.04.1
Value For Money4.53.8
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