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Norwegian Sun Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to the Panama Canal & Central America

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Panamá crossing

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Joannefeb9
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Chose this cruise because we had not crossed the Panama Canal. The food was just ok the excursion were also just ok. The bar service in the Spinnaker lounge was mediocre. There are no real quiet public areas to sit. The is music blasting everywhere. Not likely to cruise with NCL again. Our aft balcony stateroom was quite expensive and we later checked the cruise line to see the prices and saw the ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Balcony


Our very first cruise!

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Reenthebean
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We were looking for an alternative to flying to our destination and decided to try a cruise. It just so happened our travel agent found this cruise which met our travel dates. We convinced our brother-in-law & his wife the join us, too! We were pretty excited and really had no expectations. From arriving in Miami, the Pullman Hotel we felt very well taken care of. Once aboard the ship we were ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Some Good and Some Bad

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Penguin Spotter
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

The ship was generally in good shape but the stairs were not solid and sagged at times when you went up or down the stairs. We had a nice balcony cabin for overlooking the Panama Canal. It was mid ship and we were able to see the other ships going in the opposite direction. For most of the cruise the bathroom smelled from sewage. We had the hotel director's staff come and look at the issue. They ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Just wonderful!

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karencalo
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Wanted to see Panama Canal and this cruise was just perfect. The Panama canal was just awesome. Swimming with the dolphins was just the best time. Overall this was the best cruise I have taken. The crew were very helpful. The cabin was kept clean and inviting. Food was fabulous. Loved the Bistro. Friendly people. Would chose NCL for all my cruising vacation. I traveled with many friends ...
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Sail Date: October 2018

Cabin Type: Inside


Overall experience

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kdwandbiff
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this cruise because we have always wanted to go through the Panama Canal. Going through the Panama Canal was the highlight of the trip and the only part of the cruise that I would recommend anybody doing. The stop in Costa Rica was absolutely awful. Puntarenus, Costa Rica was our excursion for that day. Excursion was titled “scenic Costa Rica”. We saw nothing but trees, shack‘s and ...
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Sail Date: May 2018

Cabin Type: Family Balcony


On ship excellent, on and off not so much

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troter12
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Panama cruise was great once we got on the ship, took two hours to get there. Had a balcony cabin with all new furniture and tv Everything worked extremely well during the entire cruise. Perhaps because it was an older ship the state room was surprisingly large compared to the Gem and Dawn we have sailed on before. Service was excellent from our room attendant Mathias D to the bartenders and wait ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Panama Canal Cruise

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Denny P
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We always wanted to cruise thru the Panama Canal. This cruise offered a great list of ports plus the canal. The Norwegian Sun had received terrible press before our cruise due to a previous cruise construction activities getting ready for a retro fit. The ship was in good condition when we boarded it in Seattle. There were still areas in need of work but overall the retro fit made the ship ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Satisfaction Guaranteed

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travels with grammy
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

This was my fourth cruise with NCL. I was looking for a longer trip, and the 18-day itinerary had a good variety of places I wanted to visit, including the ports of Seattle and San Francisco where I had family to visit, Costa Rica and Acapulco which were on my bucket list, and familiar old haunts like Miami and Port Canaveral. The day we spent going through the Panama Canal was both educational ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Longest cruise for us but lots to do if we wanted.

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evandlyn
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Chance to see the Panama Canal on a cruise with several interesting stops. The food was excellent if a little repetitious at times. The entertainment was first class in the theater and in the bars. Colibri gave older people a chance to dance to their favorites. Katerina related to her audience so well. We upgraded to a balcony cabin and were glad we did so, it was kept spotless every ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Somthing's wrong with this ship

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tomcat4tam
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

This cruse started in Seattle where we lived for many years. Its a fun city to explore if you have never been. I recommend you spend at least 2 days min. I've cruised with Norwegian 4 times now. The first three were lots of fun and well thought out by staff. This 4th cruse was not good from start to finish. Embarkation was about 2 hours late and the whole ship was checked into the terminal ...
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Sail Date: April 2018

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


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