Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Contributor Level: Purser

4-6 cruises


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1 out of 5

Mediocre at best...

Sail Date: July 07, 2012

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Family (young children)

Room Type: Oceanview

The ship needs a renovation - chairs were filthy, carpeting was dirty, beds were creaky. So not good!

Pros: The entertainment

Cons: The food\, the fact that everything was extra\, the kids club schedule changes\, the ancient ship\, etc. etc.

Recommends Norwegian Gem? No.

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Food was really not good at all. And both dining rooms had basically the same menu! I expected far better.
Cabin / Stateroom
Bathroom\, although the set up was nice\, was entirely too small. The door had to be open to dry up after a shower.
Service and Staff
The staff for the cabins were very polite. A little less in the dining areas.
Variety of entertainers were really good and enjoyable. The best part of the vacation.
Children's Programs
Everytime I tried to drop my son off for an event\, the schedule had changed and they had already done it even though we were there directly before the time the event should have occurred.

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