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Transatlantic Norwegian Sun Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

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Great time for reading and relaxing

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susiesailedaway
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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 2 people to easily navigate and a much larger bathroom that many other cruise ships. The service from beginning to end was great. We spent a great deal of time in deck chairs enjoying ...
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Sail Date: April 2016

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Not going on Norwegian again

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sailaway2015
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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 couldn't understand them (not Norwegian. In fact a Norwegian passenger said "why do they translate to every language except Norwegian?"). Super rude waiter; waiting beyond the start of ...
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Sail Date: September 2012


Back-to-back Transatlantic and Baltic

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jimlaneart
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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 little she really wants to do--she's a bingo addict. She also enjoys culinary demonstrations. We both like fine dining, dressing for dinner, posing for photos, live entertainment and ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window

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Transatlantic and the Baltic on Norwegian Sun

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HAWKSBY
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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 yards or so to the terminal from the bus parking area, but after that the embarkation process was smooth, easy and uncrowded. The Ship- Norwegian Sun is a medium aged ship and on the ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Window


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

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The Brady Bunch
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

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 del Gado and Amsterdam. I can't say enough great things about the crew of the Sun. The ship was not full during the first leg, and we all were spoiled rotten. Our stateroom steward, ...
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Sail Date: April 2012

Cabin Type: Balcony


Watching the moon on board the SUN

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VTBarb
10+ Cruises • Age 2020s

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 and we no longer even bring dress up clothes. Saves on luggage space that way! Besides I never have enough time to do all the things I want without having to "get ready "for dinner. ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Inside


Never Go Back

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47jag
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

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 and service. We had sailed on the Sun last year from Dover to Port Canaveral in a balcony cabin on deck 8 aft and really enjoyed the trip. While on that trip we were told that the ship ...
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Sail Date: September 2011

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


Awesome

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paiagirl
First Time Cruiser • Age 80s

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 that we became friends with when we were on the NCL JADE to the Black Sea in 2009. After a day and night of German hospitality we then went by train to Lubeck where we stayed a couple ...
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Sail Date: September 2011

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


Copenhagen to Florida on NCL-Sun

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travelingirlNJ2NC
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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 lines, plenty of check-in personnel, smiles, and offers to assist in any way possible. Upon boarding the ship, we were directed to eating and meeting venues by the smiling staff along ...
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Sail Date: September 2011

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Inside


Complete Frustration

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clementjr
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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 experience. NCL is evidently cutting so far back on spending that passengers are no longer high on their priority list. The menu for dinner never changed with the exception of one ...
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Sail Date: September 2011

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


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