Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Bermuda

Contributor Level: Purser

4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

WAY too crowded (and I am a seasoned cruiser)

Sail Date: September 27, 2015

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

The boat was nice and clean, the service was hit or miss, but the main drawback was the CROWDING! Over 4,000 people onboard, I found myself fighting for a lounge chair on the deck, unable to get in the pool (more like a large bath), and without a towel most days (somehow they still haven't calculated how many towels are needed bc the towel stand was always out of towels when I would stop by). Angry

If you're going to cruise, spend the extra money and do Disney. Far less crowded, less "nickel-and-dimed" feeling since more things are included (soda, more shows at night, better food w/o upcharge, etc.)

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Cabin was fine, but the bed was awful. The "queen" bed was actually two single beds shoved together (and this is the case for all staterooms), where you could feel the crease in the middle. They also do not use fitted sheets, so if you toss and turn at night, expect to wake up tangled in sheets on a bare mattress.
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On deck 16, the front of the ship is the best quiet spot to lay out. No pool nearby, but it's the only shot at getting a seat and having some peace and quiet to read a book.

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