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Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
9 Night Eastern Caribbean (New York Roundtrip)
Sail Date: January 12, 2015
Ship: Norwegian Gem
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 9148
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

I am totally going to sail with NCL every time we cruise from now on.  This was the best cruise we have been on to date.  Going out of NYC was a breeze.  Food, drinks and the staff all surpassed our expectations.  All the ports were great except Tortola.  I would suggest NCL dumps it as a port stop.  The town is super tiny and you only get 6 hours there, 1 hour alone to tender in and back again.  Other than that, BOOK THIS CRUISE!!!!!!! 

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
We ate at every venue and loved them all!!!

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Standard cruise fair


5 out of 5
I can't say enough about the entertain!! BRILLIANT, just BRILLIANT!!!!!

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
Our children are grown

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
From Jeremy our room steward to Dan Dan the cruise direct to Isabel at shore excursion, the staff on this ship are absolutely AMAZING!!!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Some of the ship was showing a little wear. Dry dock was rescheduled for 11/2016.

Ship Tip

Don't miss the crew show on the last sea day. It's an afternoon show and was OUTSTANDING!!! Also, read the FREESTYLE EVERYDAY!!!

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Eat at Racies!!! The have the BEST food and service and GIANT Margaritas!!
5 out of 5
Do the Sky Ride to Paradise!!
5 out of 5
Take a tour and see both sides of the Island
1 out of 5
Just a waste of time. Don't bother getting off the ship!!!!
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