Good Cruise but more expensive than originally thought

Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to Mexico

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 21

Overall rating:

3 out of 5
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Norwegian Jewel

7 Night Mexican Riviera (Los Angeles Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 08, 2015

Ship: Norwegian Jewel

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 8076

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Review summary

The staff on the cruise ship was great, especially our room attendant who did a great job with the little things like filling ice, etc...we liked the dining options as it kept it interesting.  We liked most of the live entertainment that was on the trip.  The Bingo is definitely not something I would recommend getting involved in as the "jackpot" only allows 47 numbers to be called and nobody won any of those on our cruise....which seems pretty shady to be honest.  The ports we visited were great and I would definitely cruise this route again but would look for another cruise company.  Overall I gave 3 stars as it was still a good vacation.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Children's Programs

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
The obstructed view really is obstructed by a life boat...but you do get some daylight which is what we wanted.

Ship tip

We really liked having breakfast at the Irish pub O'Sheehans as it was more peaceful than the buffet they have. It is a sit down restaurant that is open 24 hours per day.

Ports of call

San Pedro (Los Angeles), California

5 out of 5
you can park right at the ship, which was great for us.

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

5 out of 5

Mazatlan, Mexico

3 out of 5

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

5 out of 5
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