Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

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3 out of 5

Decent value for the money

Sail Date: August 01, 2013

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Traveled As: Singles/Friends

Room Type: Inside

The ship is clean and well organized. Entertainment is good. Rooms and bathrooms are spacious. Ports are well planned. But like all ships designed to carry more than 2000 people\, it's crazy crowded. The dining buffet during meal times is a the most crowded and noisy place. The food is acceptable\, but a lot like a Golden Corral steakhouse during rush hour. Cruising to Alaska is the only way to do Alaska. You can get a feel for Alaska without constantly packing and unpacking your bags between hotels and destinations.

Pros: Rooms are clean\, spacious bathrooms\, friendly\, attentive stewards

Cons: The Garden Buffet is like a cattle drive. Crowded. Crazy. Food is acceptable. It's like you're at \"Golden Corral\" during rush hour\, only 10 times worse.

Recommends Norwegian Jewel? Yes!

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