Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Cruise to Nowhere

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4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Nice cruise but ship space is very limited/crammed

Sail Date: January 17, 2014

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Suite

We have been cruising for 3 years now solely on NCL.  This is our 5th cruise.  We went on Breakaway for a friend's birthday.  



* Food very good, especially freestyle

* Rock of Ages was great

* Staff was above average, but seemed tired

* we had overall a good time


Cons:  Generally, the space was very crammed and I wonder if they took away public spaces for more cabins...

* Fitness club very small (compared to Epic)

* Le Bistro (the best restaurant) situated in a closet space

* Bliss was too small


Again, overall a good trip but I would have been clausterphobic had I gone for more than 2 nights.  Can't  imagine the 12 day cruises on this ship...  Won't go on it again.  I would recommend the Epic.  

Ship Quality
Public spaces too small.
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
Children's Programs
Onboard Activities
Destinations and Excursions
Not applicable.


Reserve restaurants and other shipboard activities early because space is very limited...

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