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Tampa Norwegian Pearl Cruise Reviews

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Love NCL mid sized ships!

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Smq123
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose the 11 day cruise to the Southern Carribean mainly because it was a repositioning cruise back to NY. Last month we were on the Dawn & visited the majority of the islands offered on the Pearl. All the islands are beautiful, & worth seeing again however on a repositioning cruise your time is quite limited on some of the islands. Cruise population were mainly east coast people because of the ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Balcony


Our first of hopefully many more with Norwegian!

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Patrick and Nikki
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

We chose Norwegian based on a friends recommendation. He and his family had cruised on multiple different Norwegian ships and he had nothing but praise for all. We are cruise newbies and we trusted our friend and boy are we glad we did! We picked this specific cruise as it checked a lot of boxes for us. The flight from Boston to Tampa was inexpensive and there was a one way flight that was timed ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Freedom Choice & Relaxation

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Crusinonasuunyafternoon
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Very relaxed, flexible dining options, times and location. Did not have to be scheduled ever day hence the term vacation. Many excursions to choose from. Sea days were welcomed as were the excursion days, good ratio. Crew were friendly including cabin crew.Would do it again. The entertainment was lovely, with 2 showing times for the theatre shows. Loved the female cuban singer as well as ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Inside


Return to cruising after a 6 year break

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MONKEYMAN#1
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We never sailed Norwegian before but have been on all the other lines previously and this being our tenth cruise I will compare it to other experiences. We did not want a mega ship so we choose the Pearl for this reason and the ports it was stopping at and being 11 nights also appealed to us. The embarkation took about an hour we arrived at noon on their transfer service the lines were not too bad ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


Enjoyable Cruise!

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doyled1105
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

This was our 4th NCL cruise, and 7th overall cruise. It was an enjoyable experience and we saw many Caribbean islands we had never been to before. The ship was clean and had enough public space that passengers could spread out in. It's a nice sized ship (2400 passengers) which is manageable - and our preference over the huge ships. It was easy to find your way around, although the only small ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


The best cruise yet !

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toledocruiser80
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

This was our eighth cruise with Norwegian, and I am happy to say they did not disappoint ! This was one of the most relaxing and fun trips I have been on. The staff was outstanding! I found them to be friendly and very helpful. Rachiel and Christina, both restaurant hostesses, were especially kind and helpful. They always greeted me by my name and a big smile every time they saw me. They never ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Much Better Than Expected

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Stagger
10+ Cruises

Never having cruise NCL before and reading the reviews about freestyle cruising our expectations were set fairly low, but I have to admit now it was much much better than expected. This cruise left from Tampa and we stayed at the Westin Waterside. You could almost walk to the terminal/ship from there. Lots to see and do in Tampa and we wish we had a little more time to do so. The Tampa ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Sunshine & Calm Seas

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crrtpo
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

The itinerary caught my eye, embark Tampa , visit 6 Caribbean ports, disembark NYC.We arrived the evening before the cruise, ate locally and got a good night's sleep at the Quality Inn. Arrived on Sunday at the port with everyone else going on the cruise ( or so it seemed) ,boarded about 1 hour 15 minutes after arriving. The Pearl is an older, smaller ship but in my opinion a nice ship to spend 11 ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview Picture Window


First cruise EVER and we booked with CruiseNext; so that says something.....

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VanFouver
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

This was our first cruise EVER with any cruise line. Our expectation when we purchased the cruise from Costco was that everything was included. Clearly not the case. Little things kept on adding up. For instance the fees and gratuities added to the "FREE" drink package and "FREE" specialty restaurants that we chose. That is the first extras on top of our rate, and then the surprise daily rate of ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Family Balcony


Sunshine and lollipops

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Dianne Allen
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise because it went to several islands we have never visited before. It also ended in New York City, which is a place we've wanted to revisit again. Plus, we had to use our "bonus" dollars before they expired, so the timing, places and events were perfect. We really enjoyed the nightly entertainment in the Theater and the extra planned evenings. I think Pedro and Tiara were ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Inside


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