We enjoyed the cruise very much. Smooth seas, warm weather, sights to see. The ship was very nice.

Norwegian Getaway Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 15

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
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Norwegian Getaway

9 Night Western Caribbean (New Orleans Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 17, 2020

Ship: Norwegian Getaway

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 9870

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 11 months ago

Review summary

Very nice. Glad to get away from the Iowa cold and snow.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Easy and quick.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
We only enjoyed the regular restaurants and buffets. Didn't go to specialty restaurants or purchase any alcohol.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Entertainment

3 out of 5
Very good entertainment, but the music was very loud. We had to leave two performances due to the volume and "noise."

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Everyone was friendly and gave attention to any requests made.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
This is a large ship with a LOT of people. Know what you are getting and be prepared. Very nice ship with great people; just a lot of them.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Our cabin was clean, large, loved the sliding door for all the light it let in. Great cabin steward.

Ship tip

Not very "formal." Won't need much in the way of "dress up" clothes.

Ports of call

New Orleans, Louisiana

5 out of 5

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

5 out of 5
We visited the ruins at this port. Was about an hour bus ride both ways to get to them.

Harvest Caye, Belize

4 out of 5
Did not do an excursion.

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

5 out of 5
Did a great excursion on a "glass bottom" boat. Rainy day, but great tour guide and sightseeing. Was a little disorganized to start; not a part of NCL.

George Town, Grand Cayman

3 out of 5
Due to wind conditions, we had to port at the far end of the island. Not the fault of anyone, just done for safety.

Ocho Rios, Jamaica

5 out of 5
Had a bus ride tour of the island. Visited a coffee grove, chocolate producer, small grade school, and lots of sights. A very fine day.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Quick and easy. We took our luggage with us; very efficient for us.
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