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Norwegian Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Australia & New Zealand

Norwegian (NCL)
Ship
Australia & New Zealand
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

3

Very Good

5

Average

4

Poor

2

Cruise type

Family Cruises

24

Romantic Cruises

14

Senior Cruises

14

Entertainment Cruises

11

Repositioning Cruises

6

14 Norwegian Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Australia & New Zealand


onlyslightlymad avatar

onlyslightlymad

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Ups and Downs

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This was our second NCL cruise. The other was six years ago and since then we have cruised exclusively on Celebrity. The embarkation was quick and efficient. We chose a penthouse suite at the back of the ship. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


briantelly14 avatar

briantelly14

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A very good experience

This was our second NCL cruise and found the experience excellent. Embankment was fine although in Sydney it takes a little while to clear customs. The ship had been recently refurbished and was like new. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


KruiserKev avatar

KruiserKev

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Back to Back New Zealand / Tasmania - Disappointment

The 1st cruise sailed from Sydney on Dec 1, 2018 to Dec 13, 2018. The 2nd cruise sailed from Sydney on Dec 13, 2018 to December 20, 2018. We chose these cruises because we liked the itineraries. We purchased a ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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kcruisecritic

1 Review Written

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

We had always wanted to visit Australia and New Zealand and we are glad Norwegian had this cruise. It’s a memorable trip. We enjoyed exploring the port cities although four sea-days to and from are a bit long. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


Paul Sharp avatar

Paul Sharp

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

First cruise with NCL

My wife and I like to try different ships/different destinations hence Norwegian Jewel for the first time and Kangaroo Island and Eden as places we had not visited. First impressions are very important and when we ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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stjohnbeachlover

6 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Fantastic itinerary through Australia and New Zealand!

We had sailed on the Norwegian Jewel last year through the Panama Canal, so we decided to book again when the Jewel headed down under. We splurged and reserved a balcony cabin this time and enjoyed it immensely. We ...
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Sail Date January 2018


cbalthis707 avatar

cbalthis707

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

My husband and I chose this cruise to Australia and New Zealand for our 35th Wedding Anniversary. It did not disappoint. From the moment we boarded the ship to the minute we disembarked everything was spectacular. ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Lord muk

9 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Sydney to Adelaide

We chose this cruse mainly for the itenary which included Eden which is a really interesting stop, no traffic jams & a great musuem of the whaling industry. The ship is in need if a refurbishmant in a big way, ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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PShell

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great cruise until the end.

Cruised on the Norwegian Jewel for a 5-day getaway from Sydney to Tasmania and return. We had an aft Penthouse suite, room 10002. As we were in the Penthouse, wife’s 50th birthday present, we were given ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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bohica52

3 Reviews Written

Engine failure!

The propulsion system went out after we left Melbourne and were on our way to New Zealand. We were adrift in the winds for almost 24 hours before tug boats arrived to tow us back to Melbourne to have the problem ...
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Sail Date February 2017


Zany lady avatar

Zany lady

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary

Norwegian Cruise Line is the only cruise company I cruise with. I’ve tried them all and decided to get points up with one company instead of lots. I love how the drinks package is included. We travel all over the ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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GORDONHIBS

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Gastronomic delight

After receiving an upgrade to a penthouse suite our cruise was absolutely amazing. I would challenge any cruise to serve up a better meal than that of Le Bistro. Every dining experience was excellent even the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kenandmaureen

8 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

First part of the 40 nighter was poor!

This is the third review i've been asked to do for this cruise which we booked as a 40 nighter but the cruise was back to back to back so this review is for the first 18 days Sydney to Singapore which was poor. The ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Met_on_cruise

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never again!

The ship was beautiful as was our stateroom. The two main dining rooms were palatial and the main theatre was very impressive. Everything else though was disappointing especially when compared to our wonderful ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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