Norwegian Spring Break Cruise Reviews

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620 Norwegian Spring Break Cruise Reviews
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ppalonsky
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Had a really good time on the Jewel. My wife and I had the Ultimate Beverage Package and spent a lot of time at the bar in O'Sheehans. All drinks up to $15 were included and speciliaty martinis and premium brands had just a few dollars ... Read more
Kintai
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We were looking for a cruise that fit our Spring Break schedule, and found it in the NCL Jewel's Mexican Riviera cruise. Overall the whole cruise experience was good: We arrived pretty early at the San Pedro cruise terminal due to a ... Read more
SpringBreakMichigan
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
My wife selected this cruise for my son's senior trip along with several families who traveled with us. We just got back yesterday. This cruise was excellent and I highly recommend it to anyone. Here are a few of the reasons: Easy ... Read more
jeanne_lynn
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
8 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2017
We picked the Escape for the kid water play area on the ship and the itinerary. The price was great for when we wanted to cruise. It was my granddaughter's spring break and we wanted to do something fun with her. All of us had a great ... Read more
pcawley72
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed April 2017
We booked this a week before leaving as we already had flights to FLA but are tired of Disney / Universal. It was three of us including our 16 year old son. We booked a balcony guarantee and it worked out great being in 15252. The room ... Read more
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meldeband
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We just got back from our week on the Escape. We wanted to try the bigger ship. I don't think that we will go on another big cruise ship again. One thing we noticed is that the ship is extremely packed with people. You are rushed in an ... Read more
nigeldcat
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
2 helpful votes
The ship is vey nice with plenty of options to keep you occupied. Biggest limitation was the pool areas on sea days. Nearly impossible to get a lounger and forget sitting by the pool or getting in. The Spa pass was very much worth it ... Read more
SunshineNPalmTrees
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Great ship, great cruise, great memories. We chose the Escape for my son's senior spring break after cruising the Getaway and loving the ship. Our initial thoughts of a large ship being too crowded are completely gone. There are more ... Read more
bulldogatl
Member Since 2000
2 reviews
625 forum posts
14 helpful votes
This was cruise number 119 for me (I started as a baby). I've sailed on most of the major brands (NCL, RCCL, Carnival, Holland America, Celebrity, Costa and Princess). Lately, I've stuck with NCL because I really feel they are trying to ... Read more
NWW
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
This cruise was the perfect amount of time--four nights--and what made it really special was that we bought the Specialty Dining package for three nights. That meant we ate in the Palace Main Dining Room only one night which I must admit ... Read more
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Bauervacations
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
This cruise line was recommended by friends and they passed Deon's info to us and he walked us through the whole process. We loved the beverage packages, which were included, the soda package, and specialty dining. While the restaurants ... Read more
MORR
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
PROs: - Casual dress & anytime dining however, did not feel special nor had personal attachment with waiters like other cruises. - Rope Course was Fantastic, too long of wait time, need more staffing - Prime Rib was Excellent ... Read more
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Kimf
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
119 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We have been on 6 cruises (Disney, Carnival and Norwegian), with the last few on Norwegian. This was our second time on the Getaway (have also been on the Escape). My husband and I are in our early 50's and have two teenagers (14 year ... Read more
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Momof2boys1314
Member Since 2017
1 review
Lets just start out by saying we had an amazing time and will be using Norwegian for cruising in the future, The ship had so many activities for every age and type of person. They had everything from ropes course, rock climbing, water ... Read more
MaddieMcGee
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2017
I have been on cruises before with my family but this was the first cruise I was planning with a group of friends. It was our senior year in college for spring break and we go to school in New Orleans so it was a natural choice to choose a ... Read more
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3Boys2Luv
Member Since 2013
1 review
11 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The ship was nice, with some fun activities. I have been on many other cruise ships but nothing quite this large. In the end, too large and not personable at all. Ship: Inside Cabin lacking in every way of places to store items. I ... Read more
klr6773
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
141 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Rumor has it there were 1300 kids on board this sailing! Still, I laugh because it seems like adults are far more likely to be rude and annoying than the kids...I was almost taken out by speeding carts on more than one occasion. In a ... Read more
steamboat25
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2017
We cruised on the Norwegian Escape in March of 2017. We would recommend it for sure. I would also recommend the all drink package and three day restaurant package. Everything was top notch in every way. There are so many wonderful ... Read more
bernard knafel
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
After cruiseing with Princess for the last eight years we decided to try Norweigan Epic for a cuise March 25 -Through April 1,The cabin right off was not what we thought it would be.We where expecting a mini sweet with a balconey, This ... Read more
lschmidt
Member Since 2017
1 review
We loved our cruise and the staff. We were on the ship for 7 nights, and then the ship was going to continue onto Europe. The ports were amazing (Ochos Rios, Grand Cayman, Cozumel, Great Stirrup Cay). We took advantage of the booking ... Read more
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Kierste
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
367 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We just got off the Escape on 4/1, second cruise for us (first was the Pearl), hubby, me and just turned 13 year old daughter. We flew all the way from Oregon. The room: We had 8130, a large balcony mini suite down the quiet hallway ... Read more
aae2808
Member Since 2017
1 review
We chose NCL for the third time because our kids love the kids club and the free-style dining works well for us. We chose the Escape for the water slides and ropes course on-board, along with the itinerary. Pros: Food in buffet was ... Read more
carsonbeeching
Member Since 2017
1 review
30 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This was our first cruise. I will say we made some rookie mistakes that added pre cruise stress. We didn't get insurance. We flew in the same day. We booked our return flight a little earlier than recommended. Ultimately that all didn't ... Read more
Tennis*fan
Member Since 2016
1 review
29 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2017
This was our first ever cruise, so I do not have anything to compare it with, but we were very happy with our choice. The ship is massive, but very clean and contemporary/new and we found it easy to navigate once we figured it out. We ... Read more
Nyormirror
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Embark/Debark: Embarkation and Disembarkation went fine with both taking about the same amount of time. Ship: Beautiful , massive and well kept and Public areas and restrooms were clean and organized. The pool aka "the ... Read more
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