Norwegian Epic Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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2 out of 5

Not the best experience

Sail Date: February 01, 2013

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Large Group

Room Type: Balcony

The ship is new, but was extremely crowded. You had to fight, and we actually saw multiple arguments when trying to find a deck chair. The ship was nnot able to go to the Bahamas as was orginally part of the plan. They said the port had no room for our ship. So we basiclaly ahd 5 sea days and only two islands. We had a balcony room , but both cabins on each side of us sat on their balconies chain smoking the entire cruise. We were not able to really sit out there. A good number of the crew members were not very attetive or friendly, perhaps because they automatically get thier tips regardless. Not our best cruise expereince. We've been on more then 10 cruises and this was the only one we've had complaints about.

Pros: The room was nice and the food fantastic

Cons: Very crowded, ship skipped the Bahamas, lackluster staff

Recommends Norwegian Epic? No.

Ship Quality
Very crowded deck area and very small pools.
Food and Dining
We enjoyed the speciality restaurants.
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff

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