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Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 3

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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7 Night Bahamas & Florida (New York Roundtrip)
Sail Date: October 28, 2012
Ship: Norwegian Jewel
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 5 years ago
We have sailed on Norwegian 3 times. The first two were good. We love to take cruises, but Norwegian has gone downhill. First the buffet was horrible, so we ate in the dining room. There is also a language problem. The casino is small & very crowded. The show were much better in the past. We had seen the finale of \"Fountains\" on the Gem and it was wonderful. The same show was on the Jewel and it was terrible.Oh well,Believe it or not we still had a good time, relaxing on our own and that was what our trip was about. We loved a piano player named \"Fabrizio\" We listened to this talented man many nights.He plays the old standards and takes requests. He was the best.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Buffet overcrowded and food quality below average. Dining room so much better


3 out of 5
We have seen some much better shows on Norwegian in the past.

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Some very friendly\, others not at all. Some langauge problems here. Guest services didn't the answers of some uncomplicated questions.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Very clean\, very important

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
small\, but clean

Pros: Dining room and Fabrizio the piano player

Cons: small crowded casino

Recommends Norwegian Jewel? No.

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