Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
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7 Night Bahamas & Florida (New York Roundtrip)
Sail Date: April 03, 2011
Ship: Norwegian Jewel
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 7 years ago

Not happy with the had a poor lay out.....all tiny rooms, not a big atrium. Not happy with the corporate end of NCL. The actual behind the scenes people were great and very accomidating but the managment did not know did not budge to accomodate you at all. We were told very different things when we called 4 time the week prior to departing. Then when we got on the ship....everything they told us was different and each person on board had a different story.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
very upset that if you want to go to a specialty restaurant you have to pay a cover charge, then when you get into the restaurant a portion of the meal is another $10 on top. Not worth the extra money.


1 out of 5
Not good for young adults. the 18-22 age are bored. Not much to do on the activities unless you want to pay alot more money. $40 to play 3 cards of bingo....not worth it. All of the tastings (wine, martini, beer) were $15+ per person per day

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
the behind the scenes people were great...very attentitive

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
very clean, poor layout

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
We were suppose to have a double bed with 2 pull down's. We ended up with 2 singles, a trundle and a pull down. My husband and I had to sleep in 2 different beds at different levels.
3 out of 5
Not enough time
1 out of 5
boring.....don't pay for the cocoa beach excursion. the same bus takes you to the beach, walmart and the mall



Recommends Norwegian Jewel? No.

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