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Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

4.9 out of 5
Norwegian Breakaway

7 Night Western Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 28, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Breakaway

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 13208

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

This was our first Norwegian Cruise and we liked it a lot. Somethings we were not aware of were the need to book shows and the fact some are sold out even before we could book them prior to sailing. The freestyle dining was nice. The pool deck on this ship was really small but we found the H20 Spice deck and that was great, adult section with hot tubs and waterfall. The shows were amazing.


5 out of 5
Pretty straight forward and quick. Showed up at 1235 and were onboard by 1:15pm

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Food at the buffet and various restaurants was really good. Ocean Blue was great. Cagney’s makes a great steak Tappanyaki was a fun experience O’Sheehans has great pub style food. The wings were really good

Cagney's Steakhouse

5 out of 5

Highly recommend. The steak was very good


5 out of 5

We had a blast with this one. The chef was very entertaining and the food was very good. There was a ton of food so come hungry

Skyy Vodka Ice Bar

5 out of 5

Really cool bar....if you want to enjoy a unique experience try this. It was $45 for 2 of us which included 2 drinks each.

Savor Restaurant

5 out of 5

Good food, nice venue.

O'Sheehan's Neighborhood Bar and Grille

5 out of 5

Solid pub food, the wings were very good.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
We did not know you had to book the shows until we got onboard, which meant not ideal show times.

Headliners Comedy Club

5 out of 5

Nice venue but you have to book early to get in.

Breakaway Theater

5 out of 5

The two shows were excellent: Six and burn down the floor. Very impressed with the caliber of the shows.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Book shows as early as you can. We missed some good entertainment due to not being aware you had to book the shows, comedians etc

Ports of call

Great Stirrup Cay (Cruise Line Private Island), Bahamas

5 out of 5

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

4 out of 5


5 out of 5

Traveler Photos

Stateroom 13208 balcony
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