Norwegian Dawn was a bad mistake

Norwegian Dawn Cruise Review

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 19

Overall rating:

3.3 out of 5
Norwegian Dawn

7 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)

Sail date: March 08, 2020

Ship: Norwegian Dawn

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 10658

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Horrible cruise ship. Norwegian Dawn. Save your $$

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Waited almost a year to have dinner at Cagney’s steak house. We booked Cagney’s months in advance. Showed up for our reservation, was seated, then we were told that they were out of Ribeye! Really? Are you kidding me. So I ordered a filet mignon that was horrible. Cagney’s on Norwegian Dawn is a total joke. Thanks for the memories.

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Deck 14 was not big enough to accommodate for the people who smoke. I understand the smoking policies and all but Norwegian got this top deck all wrong. Come on Norwegian get it right. We paid good money just as much as everyone else. You couldn’t just let the people who smoke just have the top deck, which isn’t even that big anyways? A lot of people were complaining. I will never sail the Norwegian Dawn again. Again, thanks for the memories, not!

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Beds were very uncomfortable, bathroom was extremely small. And.......... this was a balcony room to boot. Unreal. The door handle to open the balcony sliding glass door was about to fall off. Room was very outdated. Will never sail again with Norwegian Dawn.

Ship tip

Don’t sail Norwegian Dawn. Outdated boat.

Ports of call

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

5 out of 5

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5

Tampa, Florida

5 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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