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Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Western Caribbean (New Orleans Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 20, 2016
Ship: Norwegian Dawn
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 11578
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 2 years ago

Sad I decided to try and I decided to try and Norwegian Cruise Lines I decided to try and Norwegian Cruise Lines figuring that I would get a great deal and a good value for my money I will soon mistaken with all the hidden fees that they charge they charge 13.50 per person per day additional watch for my family of 4 for this Cruise turned out to be an additional an additional $378 for what they call gratuity also I paid my balance in full but yet I'm noticing fees on my credit card from Norwegian Cruise Lines the entertainment was not good and they had no stand-up comedy shows the food was alright but very confusing on the different restaurants to go to I had a mini-suite  and I requested 3 beds  4/4 people in the mini Suite  my kids had to share a bed  which one is a step kid  and that did not work well also the bed that they gave them did not accommodate them because their legs hung halfway off the bed I don't think that I would ever cruise with Norwegian again

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


1 out of 5
All the decent shows were filled in you had to go an hour early to get a seat and there was hardly any decent shows on this ship

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
My twelve year old step-daughter was put into the Dolphins Club where they did a circus with the younger kids she would have rather sat on the balcony and read a book and that's what she did on some days rather than going to the club

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
I thought I was getting a room that would accommodate my child and my stepchild that did not happen

Ship Tip

I didn't care for the ship because I had bad accommodations

5 out of 5
Great for shopping get all of your stuff there
1 out of 5
Got robbed by South Shore Excursions they supposedly told me snorkeling a beach scene and a ride to and from the beach for $25 a person when we got to the beach we had to pay an additional $20 per person and when we wanted to go snorkeling we had to pay another $20 per person
5 out of 5
We did ziplining with a Crystal Cave tour an Elvis our tour guide was the best tour guide that I have ever had great time I highly recommend it especially if you can get all this to be your tour guide
1 out of 5
The shopping there is double the price of Cozumel and everyone just looks at you like your a dollar sign
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