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Norwegian Jewel Cruise Review to South Pacific - Australia

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 3

Overall rating:

1.7 out of 5
Norwegian Jewel

16 Night Australia & New Zealand (Sydney Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 20, 2018

Ship: Norwegian Jewel

Cabin type: Inside

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Got gastro on first day of boarding. Activities were boaring. New years eve celebrations were inside and boring.


1 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
Poor for most of the ones included in price

Tsar's Main Dining Room

4 out of 5

Food was good

Great Outdoors

3 out of 5

Better choices than garden cafe

Garden Cafe

3 out of 5

No variety. Majority was same. Little change in selection.

Chin Chin Asian Restaurant

5 out of 5

Food was fresh and tasty

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
No variety


1 out of 5
Only two shows were good out of 16 nights


3 out of 5

Was okay but could be better

Children's Programs

No kids

Service and Staff

1 out of 5
Nobody cared.

Ship Quality

2 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Very small

Ship tip

Dont use them

Ports of call

Eden, Australia

1 out of 5
Had to pay for shuttle bus.

Burnie, Tasmania, Australia

3 out of 5

Melbourne, Australia

2 out of 5

Port Chalmers (Dunedin), New Zealand

3 out of 5

Akaroa, New Zealand

3 out of 5

Wellington, New Zealand

3 out of 5

Napier, New Zealand

3 out of 5

Tauranga, New Zealand

3 out of 5

Auckland, New Zealand

3 out of 5


3 out of 5
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