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Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall rating:

3.6 out of 5
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Norwegian Dawn

12 Night Canada & New England (New York To Quebec)

Sail date: September 24, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Dawn

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Great itinerary, but food was hit and miss, too difficult to get reservations for Venetian and Bamboo restaurants waiters were super, show great, captain introduced himself at end?


3 out of 5
Needs more organization

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Too many specialty restaurants which made food in regular rest poor quality

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Need to add more choices


3 out of 5
Shows were fabulous, only one was awful, the hypnotist; very boring

Children's Programs

No children

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Waiters and steward were excellent food except the shore excursion lady needs better customer relations

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Needs more seating around entertainment areas

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Good, except no makeup mirror was not practical and only one outlet

Ship tip

Other NCL ships were run better

Ports of call

New York, New York

4 out of 5
Good port , yes

Newport, Rhode Island

4 out of 5
Great, yes

Boston, Massachusetts

4 out of 5

Portland, Maine

4 out of 5

Bar Harbor, Maine

4 out of 5
Did excursion but not pleased, schooner ride was disappointing

Saint John, New Brunswick

4 out of 5

Halifax, Nova Scotia

4 out of 5

Sydney, Nova Scotia

4 out of 5

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Did not visit port

Sea too rough for tenders

La Baie, Quebec

4 out of 5

Quebec City, Quebec

5 out of 5
Super, yes


4 out of 5
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