Norwegian Epic Cruise Review to Caribbean

7+ cruises


Helpful Votes

3 out of 5

Pleasant Cruise - Big Ship!

Sail Date: March 01, 2014

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Room Type: Balcony

I've been on 30\,000 ton cruise ships and this 155\,000 ton floating city. At some point\, a ship gets too big (or maybe to many crowds and this one might just a bit larger and hard to get around on than I'd choose. Elevators were often forever in coming due to the massive passenger load but\, once you learn your way around (direct routes/shortcuts)\, it's not bad except once you do learn the basics\, the cruise is half over! This size ship would be wonderful for a 10 to 14 day cruise anywhere. The \"freestyle\" concept makes the relaxation easier and the rate for my balcony stateroom (mini-suite) was excellent. Other lines would have charged for double occupancy even for the solo traveler which had\, until now\, caused me to pass on cruises in general.

Pros: Solo Traverer Rate For Great Balcony Stateroom

Cons: Hard finding my way around - Confusing buffet arrangement (but excellent food)

Recommends Norwegian Epic? Yes!

Ship Quality
I enjoyed quiet time in my cabin and on the balcony went not wandering the many entertainment and dining venues but would like to have had more TV channels available OR a DVD player and comprehensive ship library of videos to watch. Also\, the refrigerator was a nice inclusion in the cabin although it didn't keep things very cold
Food and Dining
I preferred the \"Taste\" main dining room to it's counterpart but also was very fond of O'Sheehans Pub. The buffet was quite comprehensive\, although initially a bit hard to navigate\, and had excellent food and food choices
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff

Was this review helpful?

Be the first to comment

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.


* is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top