Terribly disappointed

Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Transatlantic

Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall Rating:

1 out of 5
Sail Date: May 01, 2013
Ship: Norwegian Breakaway
Cabin Type: Inside
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago
Although a new ship, signs of poor cleaning were noticed. THe ship's layout lacked adequate rooms for shows or other activities. Too much space on the ship were dedicated to speciality restaurants. Too much extra charge items on ship, i.e. speciality restaurants, charge to play pool or bowl in miniature lane. Not enough live music and not enough variety in music. Little opportunity to dance. Few dance lessons. No lectures or classes.
For the first time on a cruise we got bored!!!

Food and Dining

3 out of 5


3 out of 5
Only had 4 shows that were repeated. Shows were very good but not enough and not enough variety. Show "heat the floor" was very good but used recorded musis most of the time.

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Noticed neglect in little things like tissue in bathroom missing. Dirt on floor of elevator. No serious effort to clean ship constantly that has been the rule on previous vessles. Too bad since the "new" ship will show aging signs soon.

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Main theater too small. Need more large lounges for other shows as well.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Pros: New ship

Cons: Activities

Recommends Norwegian Breakaway? No.

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