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Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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7 Night Bahamas & Florida (New York Roundtrip)
Sail Date: July 16, 2011
Ship: Norwegian Jewel
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 6 years ago
The crew was very helpful and friendly. Ship was clean and well maintained. The ship has 2 restaurants & 3 buffet areas open with out a charge. There are 6 or 7 fee for service restaurants. It appears that NCL focus on the fee for service restaurants has hurt the quality and variety of food available in the general restaurants. The entertainment ranged from excellent for the dancers and music to fair for the magician. Overall this was a good cruise.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
3 out of 5
This area is still under construction and should not be a stop over at this time.
3 out of 5

Don't Miss: Alantis

Pros: NCL Freestyle approach to dinning and disembarkation

Cons: Fitness center has mostly old equipment; most of it appears to be the original equipment from 2005. On one day 4 tread mills and 2 bikes were out of order.

Recommends Norwegian Jewel? Yes!

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