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Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 24

Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
Norwegian Breakaway

10 Night Western Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 22, 2020

Ship: Norwegian Breakaway

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 13764

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

I was looking for a cruise the went to Jamaica, Barrier Reef and 2 ports in Mexico and this was the best option. The ship was good and I've got what I wanted. Everything worked well, I didn't have any problem and enjoyed the ship and onshore.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Fast and friendly

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Free dining was good and some specialty restaurants were fabulous.

Maltings Beer and Whiskey Bar

3 out of 5

There was a usual selection of whiskey and no draft beer on the ship

Le Bistro French Restaurant

5 out of 5

The Bistro on Breakaway was great. Probably the best restaurant on the ship.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Not very interesting but the spa was good

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Shows and singers were very good but the cruise director didn't have enough fantasy

Children's Programs

No kids

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Service was good, I liked my steward and all personal was helpful and friendly

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The ship was well maintained and clean. Even elevators were not overcrowded. The only problem was the smoke in the casino's open area with smell spreading to other floors.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The cabin was big, clean and had everything I needed

Ship tip

If you're don't like a smell of smoke don't take your cabin at low floors aft.

Ports of call

Port Canaveral, Florida

5 out of 5
I got a very interesting tour to the Kennedy Space Center after a cruise

Great Stirrup Cay (Cruise Line Private Island), Bahamas Did not visit port

Waves were too big

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

5 out of 5
I got the best of Ocho Rios excursion and it was plenty of joy. Also some shopping including rum.

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5
I booked Turtles & Stingrays Land & Sea Adventure and enjoyed it

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

4 out of 5
I booked Island Sightseeing & Beach. Was OK.

Harvest Caye, Belize

4 out of 5
I wanted to see the famous barrier reef and booked Barrier Reef Snorkel. Good corals but not many fishes.

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

5 out of 5
I was very interested in Maya culture and booked Kohunlich & Dzibanche Ruins Combo. It was a long way on the bus but the pyramids and temples were impressive and worst the time and money

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5
I did the Amazing Secret River and had some free time in Playa del Carmen

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Fast and easy

Traveler Photos

Maya ruins The Hell
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