August 2019 Joy

Norwegian Joy Cruise Review

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Norwegian Joy

7 Night Alaska With Inside Passage (Seattle Roundtrip)

Sail date: August 17, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Joy

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 12942

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Enjoyed the ship and not many complaints except the charges had to stay on top of.


4 out of 5
Was easy we got there early expected longer wait and 15mins tops.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Le Bistro French Restaurant

5 out of 5

Amazing food Lamb was perfect

La Cucina Italian Restaurant

5 out of 5

Great food and big portions most food of all the specialty restaurants we ate at

Garden Cafe

4 out of 5

Food was buffet I might be simple but we enjoyed everything we tried and lots of variety

Cagney's Steakhouse

5 out of 5

Lamb was amazing

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Lots to do we could never get to all we wanted to do so plan it out


5 out of 5
Footloose and Elements was great. Don’t forget seeing the bands cause they were great also.

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Staff was very good just use to more personal knowledge of guests and think cause have been on smaller ships.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean they wanted to clean my room several times a day lol

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Watch your bill I had to go every day to make sure the room service charges were taken off that was charged even though I bought the romantic package

Ports of call

Juneau, Alaska

3 out of 5
Wife loved shopping I was pack mule for said shopping

Victoria, British Columbia

5 out of 5
We have been here before and if get a chance check out Hoyne beer. They are amazing. I tried the beer at pub in town and bought a glass and broke on way back home. My wife emailed them what happened and we were coming back and the owners were amazing I got tour of the place even though wasn’t normal tour days and many other things they did cause was my anniversary that showed me they are special people. This brewery has grown from when was there five years ago and it’s cause of things like that they care about people so try and and see them and say the Pearson’s from Alabama told you about them

Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), Alaska

3 out of 5
Not much here enjoyed wale watching

Ketchikan, Alaska

5 out of 5
Favorite port wasn’t all buy Jewelry

Seattle, Washington

5 out of 5
Love Seattle get what you want from it. Every city has homeless wasn’t bad for us.


4 out of 5
Norwegian’s end was good got us off and to airport but almost missed flight due to lines

Traveler Photos

Hotel right at pike market was great Great Beer & Great People
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