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San Diego Norwegian Sun Cruise Reviews

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A trip of life time ruined at start

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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*WorldTraveler
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

On our NCL cruise aboard the Norwegian Sun, November 2 -- December 2, 2016, the staff was out of control.  Room cleaning was completely substandard.  Staff made little response to requests from the passengers.  Staff retaliated against "complainers."  In one instance, NCL staff left fresh excrement on the shower curtain of a couple who reported multiple times that they could not turn off the heat ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Inside

Traveled with children


It was a ok experience

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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shortcir
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We wanted to see the south American experience. As we embarked, we had lunch at the Garden Café. We found the food to be of a very messy quality. Again as we ate breakfast and lunch we found very little variations from day to day. Too many dishes with Indian seasoning (curry). I do not understand when you have several specialty restaurants, why you have to pay extra for certain cuts of ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


A long cruise that left me wanting more

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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SookeBC
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Being in close quarters with your spouse for 17 days, not to mention hundreds of other passengers and crew, sounds like a good way to get cranky and swear off cruising for life. On the contrary, we found ourselves savoring the voyage, enjoying each other and wonderful new friends, regretfully noting the few days remaining as we left each port. Maybe it was the unique itinerary - a good balance ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Could have been better.

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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jillmary
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Unfortunately this cruise was off to bad start as no one could board for along time & there seemed to be no organisation. Finally on board after 2 hrs. in a queue.. then no cabins were ready for a very long time. Luggage was not delivered til 8pm! In fact we went & collected 1 suitcase our selves, as it had not been delivered. No explanation as to why all these delays. Our cabin was very nice ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Family Oceanview Picture Window


Very pleased with the ship after a disappointing experience on the Epic

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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Bunson Bill
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

After being on the Epic in February I swore that I would never go onto another Norwegian Cruise again. However friends told me that they had experienced great cruises with Norwegian. When I discovered this cruise in early October with its unique itinerary and give away price I couldn't refuse. After notifying all my cruise friends about this deal one joined me. Very nice ship it reminded me of a ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


This cruise does not sell out - book late and save $

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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Tanndance
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

First, the NCL repositioning cruise from San Diego to Valparaiso and then from Valparaiso to Buenos Aires does not sell out. We met dozens of people that booked the first leg - San Diego to Valparaiso the day before departure and paid under $400.00/person for a very good cabin. Then there were people who were booking the second leg from Valparaiso to Buenos Aires when we were getting close to ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Inside


Repositioning Macchu Picchu Adventure Cruise (Lengthy Review)

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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CruisinMaterial
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

I’m a 34 year old male who sailed solo on the Norwegian Sun from San Diego, CA, USA to Valpraiso, Chile from November 2, 2016 to November 19, 2016. I’ve sailed with many different cruise lines but have found NCL to meet most of my needs and as such this was my 24th cruise with them although my 37th cruise overall. I’ve sailed on other cruise lines including Celebrity, Princess, Carnival and once ...
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Sail Date: November 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


itinerary+crew+entertainment+food+value+beaches+weather+cultures = Awesomesauce!

Review for Norwegian Sun to South America

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HiramAbif
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

Yes, the ingredients in this cruise vacation are a recipe for Awesomesauce! We're a middle aged couple from north/central Massachusetts. A little over a year ago I noticed the value of this unusual annual repo itinerary on this sailing & so we decided to book it for the following year. NCL made raving fans of us years ago with its great food, entertainment, & people. We're seasoned ...
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Sail Date: November 2016


Groove Cruise Cabo Review

Review for Norwegian Sun to Mexican Riviera

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CruisinMaterial
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

I’m a 34 year old male who traveled solo on the Norwegian Sun for the full-ship charter called the Groove Cruise. The charter was from October 28 to November 2, 2016. This was my 36th cruise and 23rd time with Norwegian. I had been on the Norwegian Sun previously in 2008. I’ve tried out other cruise lines including Princess, Celebrity, Royal Caribbean and Carnival. What follows is a review of the ...
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Sail Date: October 2016


Bucket List Just Got Shorter

Review for Norwegian Sun to Panama Canal & Central America

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Lady Longhorn
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I went to San Diego on Thursday, one day before departure. Wyndham San Diego Bayside provided a free shuttle from the airport to the hotel, which is directly across the street from the departure port. The hotel was very nice, the area seemed completely safe, and walking around the port area was interesting. Had I understood how beautiful San Diego is, I would have gone a day or two ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Inside


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