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Norwegian Escape Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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Reviews: 12
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Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
Norwegian Escape

7 Night Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 23, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Escape

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 13188

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Overall, a great cruise. Great crew. If you are at the level (Platinum or above) and you can take the ship's tour - take it! Great tour. Fascinating!

Embarkation

4 out of 5
Bad. We were supposed to have priority embarkation and did not. Plus the computers went down during embarkation making it even longer.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Bayamo and Cagneys were excellent. Teppanyaki and LaCacina was fair. Main Dining room was good.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Lido deck was very crowded and hard to find a lounge chair. Game shows were great.

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Comedians were good. Choir of Man was excellent.

Children's Programs

No children.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Our room steward was great as well as the waiters, waitresses and ship personnel in general. They are a very friendly crew and hard working.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
I loved having only two elevators - Forward or Aft. A great map was located at each bank of elevators so you could always figure out where you were.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
It was an excellent room. Huge bathroom for a cruise ship. Two people can be in the bathroom at the same time.

Ship tip

It is a big ship but a great ship.

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

3 out of 5
Very congested.

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras Did not visit port

Did not want to take the tender.

Harvest Caye, Belize

3 out of 5
It was an okay port. Very expensive and not a lot to do.

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

3 out of 5
Very crowded.

Cozumel, Mexico

4 out of 5
Has good shopping area.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
We were given priority disembarkation for being a Platnium member. It was quick and great.
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