Excellent Norwegian cruise as usual.

Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
Norwegian Gem

11 Night Eastern Caribbean (New York Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 23, 2018

Ship: Norwegian Gem

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 9522

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

This Norwegian cruise was very enjoyable as it usually is. The 11 days was possible a little too long.


4 out of 5
The check in line was longer than usual.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
We at in the main dining rooms every night. The food as usual was excellent. A variety offering every night.

Shaker's Martini Bar

5 out of 5

This was a very pleasant place to spend the evening before dinner. Arturo and Anabelle as our wait staff could not have been nicer and attentive.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Mainly just did walking a couple of times a day.

Children's Programs

We did not travel with children.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Service was excellent. Jamal our room steward was very attentive. The dinner wait staff were very fast and attentive. Again, Arturo and Anabel at the bar were a pleasure to deal with.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
This was our forth time on the Gem so we are very familiar with it. As usual it was very clean

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Standary balcony cabin which we have had before. Very clean.

Ship tip

Nothing to ass

Ports of call

New York, New York

1 out of 5
Our disembarcation was the worst we have ever had. A lot of confusion and very long lines. These comments apple to the pier and not the ship.

Basseterre, St. Kitts

4 out of 5

Castries, St. Lucia

3 out of 5

Bridgetown, Barbados

5 out of 5

St. John's, Antigua

4 out of 5

Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.

3 out of 5


1 out of 5
See above.
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