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Norwegian Star Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Mediterranean

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Star
Mediterranean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

8

Very Good

13

Average

5

Poor

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

120

Romantic Cruises

65

Entertainment Cruises

40

Senior Cruises

29

Singles Cruises

9

29 Norwegian Star Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Mediterranean


Manumad54 avatar

Manumad54

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Room 8007

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We chose this cruise simply because of the Itinary. Been on many cruises with rcl and po.(why do people insist of asking how many cruises you’ve been on as soon as you start a conversation only to take over the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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gandolfcruiser

3 Reviews Written

Restaurant Servers Need Training/Internet Needs Upgrade

Just back from the repositioning of Star from Miami to Terragonna and stayed for Terragonna to Venice. (Actually April 27 - May 24) The restaurant servers seriously needed training. I am now 4 days short of ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Infowoman

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

A Star in the Adriatic

We chose this cruise because of its itinerary. We looked forward to seeing three ports we wanted to revisit and two we’d never seen. Sadly, the weather kept us from seeing one of the two we’d never been to. We ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Lixin

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Experience on Norwegian star

I chose Norwegian star for its itinerary: Venice, Dubrovnik, Kotor, Athens, Santorini, Naples, Rome. I was my first time visiting these ports except Rome, loved all the ports we visited ! Comparing to 2 previous ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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QueenVG

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great first cruise experience

The ship was recently redorated and was clean. Our mini suite suited our needs perfectly. The dining was top notch. We purchased the upgraded meal package but it was next to impossible to get reservations and the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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loulou0911

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very good experience; did not want to leave

Overall we had a great experience aboard the star. The embarkation & disembarkation was excellent. The rooms were better than I thought they would be we had a stateroom with balcony.The service from the staff ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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retiring soon

21 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

Amazing Adventure on the Star, Everything I hoped For!

This amazing adventure started out with a non stop flight from Toronto to Venice then 2 nights precruise at the Best Western Hotel in Quarto D'Altino, Italy as I had been to Venice previously so didn't want to pay ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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walterjbrown

2 Reviews Written

OLD Ship but Efficient

GOOD PARTS: Crew staff attentive and quick to serve: English above average: Clean rooms : Pool police worked hard to keep order in pool area which provided a good experience. Drink wait at bars: very good. Rooms ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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swsteve92024

1 Review Written

First Mediterranean cruise

We picked this cruise for the ports and the freestyle cruise. We were happy with our choice. The ship had just completed dry dock and had a new crew. Some of the minor problems this caused did not both me or my ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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cmltx

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Itinerary...Average Cabin, Food, and Customer Service

I choose this cruise for the Solo Advantage and the Itinerary. I had been on the Star on two other cruises, but this ship is due for a complete overhaul, including Customer Service everywhere on the ship. I arrived ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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SAPMAN

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

NCL Star is an older, but well maintained mid sized ship - comfortable

Picked this cruise for the Greek Islands visited. The islands were wonderful and we had great weather, which helps. We ate mainly at specialty dining places. Very good food, in general. Some of the service was ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Scotcruiser1

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Second cruise with NCL

We chose this cruise firstly for the itinerary and the fact that there was only one sea day. We had sailed NCL some time ago doing the Inside Passage trip to Alaska, other than that most of our cruises have been ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Roddytom

1 Review Written

Greek island cruise

The cruise was from Venice and ship was supposed to sail at 1700hrs showing off Venice and all the sights. Unfortunately the ship was delayed due to an annual boat race, so we sailed at 2000hrs in the dark and saw ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Royaloak01

3 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

First time Mediterranean cruising on Norwegian Star

This was our first cruise on a large ship, only previous experience was on the Royal Clipper in the Caribbean. Don't normally holiday during school vacation time, but had a good offer from Voyage Prive. Stayed at ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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dizzy dora

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Quite acceptable but not top drawer

We have only travelled with Celebrity before so were quite anxious about the standards we might find. Overall, the cleanliness was impeccable, but the ship could do with a bit of a makeover as it looks a teeny ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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gdmh

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

First timers

Spent two days in Venice prior to embarkation, then 7 days on Norwegian Star. Speedy check in and boarding, luggage delivery to cabin was a bit slow. The overall impression of the ship was positive, main dining ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Jim.mcgarry

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Very enjoyable cruise...

Chose this cruise for my 60th birthday,because of the ports of call,and never been with nil before.flew to Venice and joined the ship there,check on board was fast and efficient.we had a room with a balcony on the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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SingingMa

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Good value, Good entertainment, Superb itinerary

We picked this cruise because of the itinerary. We added six new country visits to our list. Although there has been some concerns on the security of Middle East and Sinai Peninsula, we felt that tourism should be ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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exvpcbss

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

NEVER AGAIN

CHOSE THIS CRUISE FOR THE DESTINATIONS IT VISITED: SHORE EXCURSION ABORTED IN HAIFA (FIRST TIME THERE) DUE TO CREW OVER REACTING TO IMMIGRATION RULES: AQABA HIGHLIGHTS TOUR A WASTE OF MONEY: WATER POLICY IS ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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jdono1950

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Nickel and dimers

First allow me to comment that the service and the food on the Norwegian Star are pretty good. The staff members are friendly and helpful. We had dinner in five specialty restaurants and the quality and service of ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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WATSON6

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

No Style Cruising

Experienced cruisers thought we would try NCL as fed up with formal dinning what a mistake. The functional part was good full marks to the maritime section of the crew However the quality and choice of food in the ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Scottishscouse

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First experience of NCL and will repeat

We chose this cruise for the different ports that it would be visiting. All ports were interesting. We were pleasantly surprised with Athens and slightly disappointed with Santorini. However overall good and ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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ConeyGrey

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Firts Time Cruisers

Booked through RCI. This was a first time cruise and did no know what to expect. However it was a very good experience and will undertake another cruise in the future. Staff were well presented and polite and ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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EllynF

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

This is our second cruise with Norwegian and we will use them again, Embarkation and disembarkation went smoothly. This ship was updated and quite nice. Our cabin on deck 10 was great. Housekeeping was always ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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bronxglenn

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Itinerary changes RUINED our vacation

Wait until we have already checked in our luggage. Join a line. Then get handed a letter listing itinerary changes. TO LATE TO CANCEL THE CRUISE WITHOUT LOSING 100%. We have been on the Norwegian Star before and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


Norwegian Star Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining3.03.6
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms4.03.9
Fitness Recreation4.03.7
Family4.03.6
Enrichment2.03.2
Service4.03.9
Value For Money4.03.6
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