Getaway...eastern Caribbean

Norwegian Getaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 11

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 22, 2014
Ship: Norwegian Getaway
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 14710
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

The ship itself was clean and well maintained.  Crew was amazing.  Port stops were short.  Compared to other cruise ships we were the last in and first to leave.  Hardly time to explore.Many hidden fees with the cruise.  Specialty restaurants were hard to book and cost extra.  Auto gratuities were a surprise and very costly, don't expect to pay one price and enjoy the cruise; you keep paying premiums fares.  The excursions are worth some study time.  We felt ripped with ours.  Also the advertised spa treatment was very expensive with auto gratuity at 18% and poor massage that was painful and rushed.  Overall the experience was alittle expensive.  Would maybe cruise again but try another cruise line.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

Avoid the st john beach/snorkel break. You spend lots of time on lines and on the boat waiting for other cruisers from other boats. The time on the actual beach itself is amazing but way too short 60 mins. for a whole day event. Book your trips early as well as reservations at specialty restauran

3 out of 5
3 out of 5
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