Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Contributor Level: Purser

7+ cruises


Helpful Vote

1 out of 5

Not Recommended

Sail Date: December 14, 2014

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Traveled As: Large Group

Room Type: Balcony

The Breakaway is not a ship I would recommend based on size and lack of abilities for a large ship. We travel with a group of 14 people of varying ages, the youngest was 6 months and the oldest being 72 years. 1 person has severe allergies and to date NCL has had no problem accommodating her but on this ship it seemed impossible according to a chef who said they couldn't make dairy free sorbet that she wasn't allergic to. Every night there was a problem with the food for her. As I mentioned earlier, we have traveled with NCL since 2006.  12 trips so far but the Breakaway was the first that wasn't able to take care of someone with special needs.

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Cabin lighting is a good European design, meaning you use your room card to activate it. The Balcony is extremely small. You can not sit with your legs facing out, only to the side.
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Breakaway stabilizers work well to steady the ship :)

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