Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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7+ cruises


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3 out of 5

Our Freestyle Experience

Sail Date: April 16, 2006

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Oceanview

This was my first time on Norwegian.
We were impressed with the the ship.
It was very easy to get around.
We liked the freestyle dining.
Not enough deck chairs.
Nice shows in the evening.
Comfortable staterooms.
Excellent service in the dining room.
Pictures were pricey. They printed up one, then made a calendar of the same picture and made you take both for double the price, didn't like that..
Didn't need the calendar!
Needed more activities on sea days..kind of quiet, not much going on..
Overall a good cruise but I prefer the other lines and would not sail Norwegian again.

Pros: I liked being able to eat whenever we were ready to eat.

Cons: Not enough deck chairs!

Ship Quality
Cabin / Stateroom
The room was good-sized, the bed very comfortable, the decor was nice
Children's Programs
My kids went to the program a few times and enjoyed it when they did. We went on Easter and they had a really cool Easter egg hunt which the kids really enjoyed.
Food and Dining
We received EXCELLENT service in all of the dining rooms on the ship.
Service and Staff
The ship staff were always very friendly and there to help.
We enjoyed the various shows every evening. Nice music by the pool.
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Road Town, Tortola, B.V.I.
Daughter loved swimming with the dolphins tour!
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Philipsburg, St. Maarten
went to Orient beach which was very nice

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