Just Okay

Norwegian Gem Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
Norwegian Gem

11 Night Southern Caribbean (New York Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 02, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Gem

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

This was my first cruise, beautiful islands but the cruise line lacked much. I would not go with Norwegian Cruise Line, I was quite disappointed with the onboard activities. I was actually bored most of the time.


1 out of 5
Very poor waited 6 hours for a wheelchair

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Food was average

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Pool and jacuzzi were nice


3 out of 5

Children's Programs

2 out of 5

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Very nice

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Handicap room, nice size, 6 calls to guest services toilet wouldn’t flush

Ship tip

Poor activities on board

Ports of call

Oranjestad, Aruba

5 out of 5
Shopping was nice

Kralendijk, Bonaire

5 out of 5
Took bus excursion, very informative

Castries, St. Lucia

5 out of 5
Shopping close to the terminal other shopping area closed on Sundays

Basseterre, St. Kitts

5 out of 5
Took cab and checked out the island, enjoyed shops

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

5 out of 5
Beautiful island


5 out of 5
Took our own luggage which worked out great
Was this review helpful? 1


Leave a comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Other reviews of this sailing