A dull jewel, except for the Filipinos!

Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas
Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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Norwegian Jewel

7 Night Bahamas & Florida (New York Roundtrip)

Sail Date: June 18, 2011

Ship: Norwegian Jewel

Cabin Type: Inside

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 7 years ago

Review Summary

Tipping being billed as "a service charge" before you've had service is wrong! Make 'em remove it, and tip those who DESERVE IT!

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
SLOW main dining room service, gross entrees, GREAT BUFFET

Entertainment

1 out of 5
BORING, LAME PRODUCTIONS - fell asleeeeeeeppppppp!!!!!!

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
my teens just spent time with their own small groups

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Awesome Filipinos!!!

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
small, boring

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
NO leg room if you sit on toilet! wear knee pads!

Ports Of Call

Port Canaveral, Florida

3 out of 5
Cocoa beach was nice and quiet
Don't Miss: Slurpees at 7-11, Umbrella rental at Ron Jon!

Great Stirrup Cay (Cruiseline Private Island), Bahamas

3 out of 5
Boring for adults. Nice food, but only water for free!!!

Nassau, Bahamas

1 out of 5
Expensive excursions, and shopping a RIP-OFF TOURIST TRAP, ESPECIALLU THE "PREFERRED" JEWELRY SHOPS, where nothing is marked and they asked "what did you wany to spend" BEWARE

Pros: Warm/helpful staff. tasty buffet/desserts

Cons: SLOW dining service, BORING ship, SCAM service fees! YUCKY main courses. smell of cigarette smoke all over ship

Recommends Norwegian Jewel? No.

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