Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas


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3 out of 5

PROS & CONS of a midsummer's dream.

Sail Date: August 02, 2014

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

- Very good food as expected. Many choice "pay for " restaurants at a fair price.

- Great NCL staff!...Fantastic Broadway theatre, sets, and actors.

-Lounge acts were superb also.

-Ship was clean; cabin was fine.


-Population was crowded with too many children...(family cruise)

-Forget about getting a seat or lounge chair pool side!!!!

-Not enough seafood of quality on this ''searide''.

-Bahama people could use business & courtesy training classes, really.



Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Service and Staff
Happy and diligent everywhere on ship!
FANTASTIC (wife & I are artists)
Children's Programs NA--too many
Onboard Activities
read above
Destinations and Excursions
See & read above please
Cabin / Stateroom
Well designed as a large Queen-sized berth.


For "serenity" go to 3rd deck above pool-great shower to refresh.
Get to evening shows EARLY...lateness is extremely disruptive.
You won't gain weight if you use the stairs & stay active walking NASSAU (and visit their great national art museum )
If you gamble & booze it up, bring mucho bucks!

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