NCL Gem

Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 9

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
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Norwegian Gem

9 Night Eastern Caribbean (New York Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 20, 2014

Ship: Norwegian Gem

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 9057

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Review summary

The cruise was great despite the rainy weather . I do wish that the live entertainment on the pool deck was not so loud. The comedians/magicians were very creative.  I will not be using the spa services again: they are too aggressive at trying to sell you their products ( I had a massage and I was not interested in purchasing a bath product). We have never been disappointed with the meals at La Cucina and Cagney's. The chicken parm and filet mignon are the best we've ever had.  We took a "behind the scenes" tour----it was educational! and fun! And our cabin steward was fantastic!

 

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Try Cagney's and La Cucina.. Best filet mignon and chicken parm!

Ports of call

New York, New York

3 out of 5
It took > 2.5 hours to get a cab when we returned to NYC- almost missed our train. We might not use NYC again

San Juan, Puerto Rico

3 out of 5
not much to do within walking distance. you arrive at 3p- doesn't make for a good beach day

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

5 out of 5

Samana, Dominican Republic

5 out of 5
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