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Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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7 Night Bahamas & Florida (New York Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 26, 2011
Ship: Norwegian Gem
Cabin Type: Inside
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 7 years ago

This was a very big ship. Our first time on NCL. I would love to try their other ships.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
This was our first time "freestyle" cruising. It was nice to have the different restaurants there, but it can get expensive. The two we tried were the Tepenayaki and Caseys steakhouse. Both were excellent! Much needed change from the buffet line. Overall food and service was awesome.


5 out of 5
So many activities to choose from

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Very friendly

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The last day many of the activities were in the spinnekaer lounge. With so many people using the facilities on that level they got pretty gross.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Nice but pretty small.
3 out of 5
This was miserable because it was pouring rain cold We had purchased the island of adventure excursion. This was a good value for the money. We did many of the rides with out lines because of the rain. There were some attractions that were closed due to weather.
Don't Miss: Harry Potter!!!!
5 out of 5
The city is a bit run down but fun shopping. Bring cash and change so you can barter the price.
Don't Miss: The Atlantis resort. Expensive but nice.
5 out of 5
First real full day of SUN!! Loved it.
Don't Miss: Ocean

Pros: Food

Cons: weather

Recommends Norwegian Gem? Yes!

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