Norwegian Getaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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3 out of 5

Good Cruise, Terrible Booking Experience

Sail Date: July 17, 2016

Reviewed: 11 months ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

Beautiful ship, friendly crew, great food, fun excursions. NCL Getaway activities designed for the younger family ... so lots of children and very loud public areas. Passengers looking for a more quiet, relaxed atmosphere have to seek it out on the ship. The booking experience through was terrible ... Important information needed to make a good cruising decision was either missing or inaccurate. For example, reservation was supposedly upgradable to a better cabin if needed, knowing it might cost more. Not true. In fact, friends who booked through NCL directly could upgrade approximately 3 weeks prior to sail. I, on the other hand, was told by that the initial reservation had to be canceled (full 100% penalty) to re-book a better cabin. Sorry ... never again.

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