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Norwegian Jade Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 14

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Norwegian Jade

11 Night Panama Canal Partial Transit (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 07, 2017

Ship: Norwegian Jade

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 11038

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Cruise was good ship was lovely and the staff superb.


5 out of 5
Line went quickly

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
All venues were great. Staff are happy to serve and a few were really great ambassadors for NCL.

Magnum's Champagne Bar

5 out of 5

The bartenders were entertaining, especially when Carlo's was on his piano.

Alizar Main Dining Room

5 out of 5

We sat in Valentino's section and he was super.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Lots to do for at sea days


4 out of 5
Performers were great quality.


5 out of 5

Randon on the guitar in the atrium was so good we became groopies.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Ferrycris in the java cafe was wonderful, friendly and remembered us each night. Jean in the osheehans was great too.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Our room location was deck 11 and was close to the pool, sundeck and the buffet.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The size was superior to other minisuites I have been in. The storage space was more than sufficient.

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

5 out of 5

Cartagena, Colombia

4 out of 5

Colon, Panama

5 out of 5

Puerto Limon, Costa Rica Did not visit port

Ship would not dick in the rough seas

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

4 out of 5
Did the private Victor Bodden tour. The driver was Jimmy he is a pleasant man and did a good job driving us around and keeping to the tour yet was flexible.

Harvest Caye, Belize

5 out of 5
Private port of NCL and we did the electric boat excursion. It was disappointing as the places to drive the boat did not offer much to look at. The amenities were great.

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

5 out of 5
Did a private excursion to Costa Mayan resort for the day and it was fantastic


3 out of 5
A long slow line up to get off the ship but afterwards no problems.
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