Another great cruise, can't wait for the next one.

Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

3.9 out of 5
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Norwegian Gem

11 Night Eastern Caribbean (New York Roundtrip)

Sail Date: March 06, 2018

Ship: Norwegian Gem

Cabin Type: Inside

Cabin Number: GTY

Traveled As: Couple

Reviewed: 9 months ago

Review Summary

Amazing time....BEAUTIFUL ports, nice people...Activities were lacking for our taste but can't wait for the next cruise with NCL

Embarkation

4 out of 5
Was running late but over all was what i expected, a lot of standing around and waiting...

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
This was my 6th cruise with ncl, had an amazing time. Waters were very rough the first full day at sea and the 10th day at sea but nothing NCL can do about Mother Nature. Overall experience was good, food choices was not as good as previous cruises, just seem NCL is cutting back the little things which enhanced the cruising experience. Will cruise with NCL but may look into other cruise lines as well to compare.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Although the cruise line has different theme nights for the buffet, options didn't seem to change much. Food was typical buffet food, nothing to write home about.

Entertainment

1 out of 5
Bowling was not offered on this ship but is listed on different websites as an activity...

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
As always the staff was amazing, polite and works damn hard.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Very clean, having shuffle board courts on the promenade deck is a challenge due to the number of people wa walking around the ship.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Typical, clean

Ports Of Call

New York, New York

3 out of 5
We embarked and disembark in new york

Basseterre, St. Kitts

5 out of 5
Amazing went Scuba diving, beautiful place.

Castries, St. Lucia

3 out of 5
DO AN EXCURSION, port are is rough and pretty run down, not much to do within walking distance.

Bridgetown, Barbados

5 out of 5
BEAUTIFUL, ready to move there...georgous views, people seem very friendly. One of my favorite ports.

Fort-De-France, Martinique

1 out of 5
If we ever go back I will stay on the ship, waste of money, time and everything else.

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

5 out of 5
BEAUTIFUL, great place to shop.

Disembarkation

3 out of 5
Long lines and delayed, seamed to be very diorganized.
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