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Transatlantic Norwegian Sun Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

Norwegian (NCL)
Norwegian Sun
Transatlantic
Departure Port

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24 Transatlantic Norwegian Sun Transatlantic Cruise Reviews


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susiesailedaway

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great time for reading and relaxing

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Travel for relaxation was the main reason for this particular cruise. MISSON ACCOMPLISHED! The ship is smallish and very easy to navigate. We had a balcony room on the 10 deck which was perfect. Large enough for ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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sailaway2015

1 Review Written

Not going on Norwegian again

Where to start? NOTHING IS NORWEGIAN!!!!! They shouldn't be allowed to use the name. The purser knew nothing to help us with the money needs in the many ports we visited. The announcers spoke so poor English we ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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jimlaneart

4 Reviews Written

Back-to-back Transatlantic and Baltic

I enjoy art, architecture, museums, big cities, old palaces, new cultures, and meeting new people. My wife likes the laid-back aspects of cruising--long, carefree days at sea with absolutely nothing to do but the ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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HAWKSBY

6 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic and the Baltic on Norwegian Sun

Embarkation- Port Canaveral is under construction and was full of detours - it took the bus driver three or four circuits before he got us to the termi8nal. When we arrived we had to tote our baggage a hundred ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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The Brady Bunch

7 Reviews Written

13 Day TA and 9 Day Baltic - Spoiled Rotten on the Sun!

We decided this time (cruise #'s 19 and 20) to take back-to-back cruises.....13 day TA from Port Canaveral to Copenhagen, and 9 Day Baltic round-trip Copenhagen. The first 13 days were TA with two stops, Ponta ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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47jag

2 Reviews Written

Never Go Back

I have just joined Cruise Critic on the recommendation of one of the passengers ( ??? on the treadmill. Hi Annette) on this years trip. I have to echo the opinions of CLEMENTJR with respect to cost cutting, food ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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paiagirl

8 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Awesome

I knew when I saw this itinerary, that I wanted to do this because we have never been on a trans-atlantic cruise before. We flew directly to Dusseldorf via Air Berlin from LAX where we were met by German friends ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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paul8

23 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing cruise from Europe to FLA

WHY I TOOK THIS CRUISE: I purchased a future cruise on a previous NCL cruise and had to use it up. Plus it was TA and I am just getting interested in TA crossings, plus they tend to be less expensive. . TRAVEL TO ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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0bnxshs

7 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Pleasant Cruise for a Great Price and Itinerary

Consider this a review from the point of view of someone whos never cruised on NCL but has some experience on HAL and Princess. We chose this cruise based on price and itinerary and while we were not disappointed ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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travelingirlNJ2NC

1 Review Written

Copenhagen to Florida on NCL-Sun

From the moment we booked our NCL-Sun cruise we saw the efficiency at which this line is run. Checking in on-line was easy and printing out the e-docs a breeze. Once in the cruise terminal we were welcomed with no ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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VTBarb

1 Review Written

Watching the moon on board the SUN

The NCL SUN is a ship of a size we prefer. It is easy to find ones way around, and deck 6 offers a fine walking deck with views of whatever is out there. We like the buffet dining areas for the variety they offer ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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clementjr

1 Review Written

Complete Frustration

I just completed a 15 day Atlantic crossing on the Norwegian Sun. This was my 28th cruise so I feel I have some experience for comparison. This was my 6th Norwegian experience. The cruise was a very frustrating ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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merchbill

2 Reviews Written

Cruise to Baltic from Florida

Overall, this was an okay cruise. We should mention that this was a deal as far as cruise prices go, but our overall impression was that it could have been better. We made this as a back to back, first part being ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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kiwibor

6 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not Great - Not Bad

We are two friends in our early 60's. This was our second transatlantic cruise with NCL. First was on the brand new Gem 4 years ago, so it is not fair to compare the older Sun to the then pristine Gem. That being ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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BobCens

1 Review Written

First T/A and First NCL

It was a little hectic and warm as it is around the central Florida area this time of year when we checked on. The waiting line to board was bearable. Once the details were attended to we proceeded quickly to locate ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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pjjacobs72

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

Since the Cruise Critic site contains an excellent and comprehensive review of the Sun written before the ship's late 2010 refurbishment, this review will focus on our experience during the 15-day repositioning ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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apc316

1 Review Written

Cruise To Be Forgotten

We left on 10/4/10 from Dover, England on the Norwegian Sun as a 1st timer on this cruise line for a 12 day Trans Atlantic to Pt.Canaveral. We encountered many problems and being the Sun is an older ship from ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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stairgy

1 Review Written

Fun on the Sun

After reading all the reviews of the Sun before leaving for our cruise, we were somewhat uncertain what to expect. We have to admit that we were pleasantly surprised with this cruise. We had excellent service and ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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Budget Queen

17 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

NCL Sun TransAtlantic

This was my second TransAtlantic, first being on the QE2 (with a return on the Concorde :) ) about 20 years ago. It is not my preferred sailing itinerary, but my husband really likes the sea days. This was my 4th ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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KAM2000

2 Reviews Written

Free Style not my Cup of Tea

We just completed a 26 day cruise on the Norwegian Sun. This ship is going into dry dock in December so know ahead that there will be things that require updating, cleaning and repairs. We had sailed on ...
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Sail Date September 2010


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kirby31098

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic Cruises - Opportunities to enjoy everything!

The positive: -Great cabin with balcony on the 11th deck. -Very smooth weather crossing in late April and early May. -Some staff were exceptional. -Endless variety or opportunity for abundant activities to wile away ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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weatherguy

12 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Trans-Atlantic on the Norwegian Sun during April/May 2010

Our April & May 2010, experience with the Norwegian Sun cruise ship during a Trans-Atlantic, 15-Day cruise to the ports of Europe appears below: I. Background Information. We are a relatively young couple in ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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rusticfurnituremaker

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

The Sun still shines on the Sun despite prior reviews!

We booked this cruise because the price was right, and the itinerary seemed good. I had read prior reviews of the Sun and was a but concerned, but booked anyway. We have sailed with NCL, Royal Caribbean, Holland ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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MRA311

2 Reviews Written

NCL Sun - BEWARE

We are very experienced Cruisers having gone on about 20 Cruises. We've been on most of the Cruise Lines. Carnival - Royal Caribbean - Princess - Celebrity - Holland American - NCL In fact we have been on NCL ...
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Sail Date February 2010


Norwegian Sun Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.54
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment3.53.7
Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation3.03.7
Family3.53.8
Enrichment3.03.3
Service3.54.1
Value For Money3.53.7
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