Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review to Bermuda

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4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Just a so-so cruise

Sail Date: October 26, 2008

Reviewed: 8 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

The Norwegian Dawn is a nice ship and has great activities and entertainment but poor food, poor service, and just inconsistent service made this vacation less than stellar.

Pros: Entertainment and the idea of Freestyle Cruising

Cons: Poor service, cold food, the realities of Freestyle Cruising

Recommends Norwegian Dawn? No.

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Cold food at the breakfast buffet multiple times, 30 minute wait on breakfast in the restaurant because I ordered an omelet?? Don't even get me started on the chocoholic buffet: Nightmare! All deserts on this cruise were sub-par at best.
Service and Staff
Rude waitstaff in 24-hour dining. We were practically forgotten one night at dinner in a restaurant.
Cabin / Stateroom
Great magician, seminars and comedy troupe!
King's Wharf, Bermuda
One word describes Bermuda: EXPENSIVE!! Everything is triple the price there. Even a simple lunch for two will run you $50 easily. A must-do is the Dockyard Segway tour. Good places to eat are the Frog & Onion Pub and Swizzle Inn. Crystal Caves look cool but we didn't get there in time to make a tour.
Don't Miss: Dockyard Segway Tour

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