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Norwegian South America Cruise Reviews

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Disappointing

Review for Norwegian Star to South America

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Annedee

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Was excited for my first trip to South America and loved the itinerary! Visited some very remote areas and saw beautiful scenery. Especially loved the Glaciers, the penguins and the sea lions. Unfortunately, the experience on the ship was the disappointing part! It started with embarkation which was a disaster with long lines and frustrated guests. I’m platinum, which is supposed to afford ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Oceanview Porthole Window


South America 4 January 2020 Cruise

Review for Norwegian Star to South America

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wildrover59

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We picked the NCL Star as my wife and I have sailed on 4 other NCL ships with good experiences. The main reason for sailing was the excellent itinerary. We generally found the Star to be poorly laid out with little or no "quiet" space where you could sit of and relax. There is no observation lounge as this was apparently removed to be replaced with more cabins. GETTING ON AND ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


Disappointing

Review for Norwegian Star to South America

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Psomohano

First Time Cruiser

Age 30s

ITINERARY: We chose the tour because of the route: Chile to Argentina through the Chilean Fjords, glaciers, Cape Horn, the Argentinian Patagonia, etc. The cost is quite high and we also decided to get a balcony cabin to take advantage of the nice landscapes the itinerary promised. Unfortunately we did not get to visit two items on the agenda. We were told the waves were too high on Cape Horn so ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Inconsistent

Review for Norwegian Star to South America

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newmexikids

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Pros: Itinerary (prior to the changes) Best haircut on a ship Decent food Excellent special bar activities (Martini Tasting, Margarita Tasting, Black Glass Wine Tasting) Good cabin stewardess Decent bathroom/shower Tango/Gaucho show was excellent Smaller portion sizes so less food waste Cons: Inconsistent handling of tenders (poor to very poor) Inconsistent service ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Not a good experience

Review for Norwegian Star to South America

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bbisnelly

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

I chose this cruise for us to get closer to Easter Island where we were planning to visit but Norwegian Star Cruise Line was not an enjoyable cruise for us this time...and I thought it could have been nice as the other one I had. Most crew or officers don't greet cruisers but only a handful of waiters and Bliss Ultra Lounge blonde bartender; food quality were average, fruits were not ripped, ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Inside


No worries if I am out time & money. NCL's solution Berries & Beverages

Review for Norwegian Star to South America

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happyjoyjoy

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

We did the back to back Norwegian cruise, leaving Miami and ending in Buenos Aires. The restaurant, cabin and cruise director staff was AMAZING. The on and off cruise systems were horrible. Causing hours and hours of waiting in line on ship, and being out money. ADMINISTRATION WAS A NIGHTMARE. Things I wish I knew as a cruiser. * Keep all receipts and if any concern email vs. ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony

Traveled with children


Poor port choices

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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Dairymouse

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

My mother's friend chose the cruise. My husband and I came along to help my 89-yr-old mother. The cruise started in San Antonio, Chile and ended in Miami. We had two additional stops in Chile, two in Peru, one in Ecuador, one in Costa Rica and one in Columbia. There were shore excursions available in all the ports, but we prefer to walk around and go geocaching. Often there were locals selling ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with disabled person


Comments on our Southwest America Cruse March, 16 2019.

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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gheberlein

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

1.Excursions were poor: a. One poor English-speaking guide without a microphone for 40 people If your in the back of the bus you hear nothing. b. Excursions were not as advertised. I paid over $260 to go to an island to get pictures of South American birds but we never got on the island we were to go to and I feel very cheated. c. The setup for boarding excursions is poorly ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


NCL 5th cruise very disappointing!

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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relaxingeorge

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Wanted to see S America, a Gold Member and travel with 4 other couples 5th cruise! NCL this was the worst cruise, our toilet would not flush on demand, button pushed nothing ... middle of night it flushed reported numerous times! Restroom stall doors held on with electrical wire ties(casino men's room). Mens room at The Windjammer had a hole in the wall covered by cardboard and duct ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


Cigarette smoke everywhere, and rudeness

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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Widor

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Although the Norwegian Sun has been recently renovated, they have a serious problem with proper ventilation. Smoke from the casino and designated smoking areas infiltrated the public areas of the ship. Why do they put designated smoking areas near the pool and over the aft eating area? It makes no sense. We felt that we could not get away from the smell of smoke. For whatever reason, ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


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