Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Deck Hand

1 cruise (first)


Helpful Votes

5 out of 5

amazing cruise- perfect family vacation

Sail Date: May 29, 2010

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Traveled As: Family w/young children

Room Type: Oceanview

Ship very clean, staff all very friendly.
Next time we cruise (there will be a next time!) we will not book thru BJ's again- never received things we were promised (onboard spending never on our account, only got gift cards for half what we were told- and not until MONTHS later, etc). Had an amazing time on the cruise but an awful time dealing with BJ's afterward.

Pros: flexibility of time with family and time as a couple

Cons: nothing

Recommends Norwegian Jewel? Yes!

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
Children's Programs
Kids club was great- our kids begged to go and were disappointed when we showed up to pick them up. awesome
Great Stirrup Cay (Cruiseline Private Island), Bahamas
too crowded. spent only about 30 minutes on the island and then headed back- which was great because we were only one of two families at the pool on the ship. Considering they own the island you would think they would have amenities (chairs, space, etc) to accommodate the people on the ship
Nassau, Bahamas
Great day at Atlantis- booked the day thru the hotel which was cheaper than the excursion (plus it was sold out weeks before the cruise). Easy cab ride there and had a blast at that huge resort and water park
Don't Miss: Atlantis
Port Canaveral, Florida
beautiful beach day on Cocoa Beach. fun shopping at Ron Jon's
Don't Miss: cocoa beach

Was this review helpful?

Be the first to comment

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.


* is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top