Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York


2-3 cruises


Helpful Votes

3 out of 5

New England Cruise

Sail Date: October 10, 2012

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

I recommended the ship if you come with LOTS of extra money. At the bars they add auto-tips to every drink but ask for more. You can eat for free at several restaurants where the food is below average or pay extra for decent at a specialty restauranst like Le Bistro (20$ per person extra) but charge you extra if you want something on the \"special\" side of the menu! Communication is really bad, eg: they ran a staff drill on the day passengers went on shore excursions..meaning, you couldn't get down elevators or stairs to disembark! Same thing happened on the day we left.
Getting food and a place to sit at the free restaurants was nightmarish.

Pros: Lots of activities\, great cruise director.

Cons: Norwegian nickle and dimes you to death!!

Recommends Norwegian Gem? Yes!

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
excellent staff\, courteous\, helpful.
we had fun and laughs at all the shows

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