Wonderful First time in Haven

Norwegian Breakaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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

Overall rating:

4.8 out of 5
Norwegian Breakaway

7 Night Western Caribbean (New Orleans Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 05, 2021

Ship: Norwegian Breakaway

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 11908

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 4 months ago

Review summary

This was our first time cruising in the Haven on the NCL Breakaway. It was a great vacation.


5 out of 5
Great. Testing and on Ship before noon. Yea

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
We ate on Haven, Moderno and Teppanyaki. All persons from Hostesses, Matre’ des, and servers were top notch.

The Haven Restaurant

5 out of 5

Alan the Matre’ de was always attentive and on top of everything. Our hostess and the servers called us all by name.

The Haven Lounge

5 out of 5

Great bartenders! They will do any drinks you ask for.

Skyy Vodka Ice Bar

5 out of 5

Fun but really cold. Drinks are good.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Activities and our Cruise Director Alvin and his crew were great. So many games, activities couldn’t do everything.

The Haven Private Sundeck

5 out of 5

Mark, our server, was great.


5 out of 5
Six, Velvet, and Burn the Floor were outstanding. All the singers, dancers were fabulous.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Can’t say enough about everyone. They were all great. Our room Steward, Concierge and Butler were great. As I said the Cruise Director was wonderful and his crew as well.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The only thing that I would change was the tweeting noise in our bedroom- 11908.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Wonderful. Just what I said above about the tweeting noise. Balcony was wonderful.

Ship tip

Look around first and see where everything is. Then look at the schedules.

Ports of call

New Orleans, Louisiana

5 out of 5
Love New Orleans. Port area was a bit cramped.

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

4 out of 5
Wonderful excursion to Mayan Ruin.

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

4 out of 5
The beach was nice. Only problem was it rained all day.

Harvest Caye, Belize

5 out of 5
Had a great visit.

Cozumel, Mexico

4 out of 5
Excursion was across from Cozumel and it was rough seas. Many of us got sick. Take ginger chews. Excursion was great once felt better.


5 out of 5
We did the excursion tour in New Orleans and bags and buses were waiting on us. Took only 5-10 minutes to get through.

Traveler Photos

Across from the port. Sail Away Party: Our Cruise Director dancing with us all. Dolphins Gingerbread City
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