Norwegian Escape Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience
7+ cruises

Review
1

Helpful Votes
4

3 out of 5

Never again! The ship is too big and they can not accommodate the passengers.

Sail Date: February 06, 2016

Reviewed: 9 months ago

Traveled As: Family w/young children

Room Type: Balcony

I will never go on Norwegian again. The service was horrible, there are just so many passengers they can't accommodate them all and still be happy. After working all day the staff then works all night and they are especially miserable at night. Never in my 9 cruises have I had to leave the dining room without dessert because no one ever came back to take our order, and this happened twice!!!! They give everyone the free drink pkg and then only have 2 bartenders on the busiest bar on the ship (pool bar). No one walking around taking drink orders. We bought the restaurant pkg as well and couldn't even get in to try one of the restaurants because there was never any reservations. If you wanna see a show you have to make a reservation, if you want to see a comedian you have to make a reservation and if you want to see a show thats not in the theater you need to go an hr early or you won't get a seat. They have shows that everyone loves in the small atrium. Make sure you go for breakfast before everyone wakes up or you won't get a seat. The food was good, and the casino was huge! Other than that not worth any of the aggravation. The service is what did us in and all the poor attitudes. 

Cabin / Stateroom
Our stateroom attendant was very good. Our room was nice.
Embarkation and Disembarkation
Ship Quality
Destinations and Excursions
Tortola was not worth the stop, they shouldve just spent more time in Nassau
Onboard Activities
The waterslides are cool to keep the kids busy.
Children's Programs
If you do not go to the orientation on the first day they will not let you in to view where your child will be. We wanted to make sure our daughter would be ok and settle her in and they told us we were not allowed in the childrens area and would not even let us see it!
Entertainment
The main comedian was ok but his presenters were awful. The show after midnight was awesome.
Service and Staff
The staff were miserable and over worked!
Food and Dining
Miami, Florida
Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas
Tortola, British Virgin Islands
Book an excursion or don't even bother getting off the ship.
Nassau, Bahamas

Tip

Stay away from this ship, too many other ships to choose from.



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