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Norwegian Getaway Cruise Review to Transatlantic

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Overall rating:

1 out of 5
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Norwegian Getaway

16 Night Transatlantic Eastbound (Miami To Copenhagen)

Sail date: April 30, 2017

Ship: Norwegian Getaway

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 5230

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

too many issues to cover but missed ports weather and ship problems caused cancellation of a port and a delayed arrival into a second port. Lines everywhere on the ship. Poorly designed to house 4000 passengers

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
specialty restaurants excellent non fee restaurants so-so and very repetitive menus

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
Minimal for indoor activities for all the sea days and too cold for the outdoor ones for most of the trip


5 out of 5
Great entertainment but had to wait in lines for everything even with reservations

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
Not applicable

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Worst ever the theater holds 800 but the ship holds 4000. The next largest showroom held 150 approximately. Restaurants too small for passenger size. Pool too small to use

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Average nothing special

Ship tip

Don't-if possible get a refund

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

3 out of 5

Ponta Delgada, Azores

1 out of 5
Weather forced us to skip this port and then we had am immigration issue later in Southampton

Brest, France

1 out of 5
Port was fine but getting on and off the ship was a nightmare. Hours in a misting rain waiting to board only one ramp open-20 person max on ramp totally ignored shook like crazy scary

Southampton (London), England

1 out of 5
As listed above immigration took about six hours and some tours cancelled. It was about 5:30 before we cleared so .....

Zeebrugge (Bruges), Belgium

1 out of 5
Missed after Southampton captains decision because of ships problem

Rotterdam, Netherlands

5 out of 5
Great port but by the time we reached there anywhere they would have let us off would have been wonderful. But Rotterdam and Amsterdam are lovely clean cities with great history

Copenhagen, Denmark

5 out of 5
Another lovely small port
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