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Fantastic Voyage by larryatkinson90

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

We loved it and can't wait to cruise on NCL again!

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Excellent Cruise! by lindam22627

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

The cruise was great fun. There were plenty of activities on board and lots of places to explore. We enjoyed the game shows in the strium and the shows in the theater. The dining was exceptional. The crew on the Joy were wonderful and very attentive.

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Awesome cruise, everything was perfect! by ifbgaryj

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

I wouldn't miss this cruise! By Cozumel we were pretty worn out. The last full day at sea was nice and relaxing by the pool. One tip for laying by the pool. Grab your towels the night before and be there to put your towels on a lounger no later than 5:30-6 am. Otherwise you will not get a lounger. Go back after breakfast or lunch. No one bothered the towels.

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Amazing cruise! by philyard

Sail date: / Traveled as: Family (older children)
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

This was an amazing cruise. The staff was excellent, always friendly and helpful. The dining room food could use some more variety and some more regular places to eat. The shows and activities were great for our family!

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Fourth booking due to COVID by elmerbeard455

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

Very enjoyable and relaxing. It is what you make it. Second cruise with Norwegian and still impressed with the experience. Norwegian provides a terrific cruise experience,

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Overcrowded, Late arrival and missed ports by CarlBish

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

I guess with NCL the days of all inclusive sailing is over, we spent over $1K in addition to the initial cost, and really did not do much on the ship. Basic things like water, internet service, games all come with a steep upcharge. Be careful what you are getting into.

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Partially disappointed 😞 by rtgolfergg

Sail date: / Traveled as: Singles/Friends
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

Dissatisfied with Buffett being mostly cold food. Entertainment was good and plentiful. Bartenders were on the top of their game. I think the ship holds 3400 we had 3000 and one pool was ridiculous. The casino was large and nicely spread out.

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Amazing experience! by jessicadburns09

Sail date: / Traveled as: Singles/Friends
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

Staff was great and there was so many options of things to do I feel like I have to go again just to do all of the things I didn't get a chance to do.

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HORRIBLE by murrensonllc

Sail date: / Traveled as: Singles/Friends
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

We got scammed out of $260 in Roatan, our boat broke down in Harvest Caye, the Bacalar blue lagoon was a rained out bust and we didn’t port in Cozumel. Not to mention the Parrothead group on our ship that booked the only bar with a smoking area and we couldn’t be served from that bar while they were there. We had to go down a deck and walk to the pool bar to be served. It was the worst vacation I’ve ever had.

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Wonderful! Ready to go again!! by jscable3

Sail date: / Traveled as: Family (older children)
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

I would cruise before April because of the heat and humidity. Maybe a singles get together would have been nice. Otherwise staff, cleanliness, food, and entertainment, was excellent.

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ParrotHead Cruise Western Caribbean by Cruiser9602726

Sail date: / Traveled as: Large Group
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

Fabulous cruise, specialty dining at Le Bistro and Teppanyaki was wonderful! We were part of a private group and had the best time, even when our port stop was cancelled, Georgia and team moved Heaven and earth to recreate an amazing replacement venue on the ship👏

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Fun trip by pestopsycho

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

Overall, I would book another cruise with Norwegian but would research the stops before booking. The ship itself and the entertainment and things to do were excellent. It was a very good experience.

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Back to normal life Cruise by circlecr2

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

Had a great time! Can’t wait to go on my next trip.

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Very disappointed with the "Joy" by

Sail date: / Traveled as: Singles/Friends
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

I am a Saphire NCL cruiser and I was very disappointed in various aspects. The theatre especially. No live band! too small for a full ship. Internet was slow. The shows were not up to par. The comedy club lacked humor. No lobster dinner at the main dining room. The food was fair at best. I would NOT go back on the Joy.

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Enjoyable with a few exceptions by vlwilson1107

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

The cruise was nice and even though it rained for the first three days there was plenty to do. Very few guests onboard which made it really relaxing. Plenty of staff and Danny at Spice H2O was terrific

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Great Cruise by ninab84

Sail date: / Traveled as: Singles/Friends
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

This was my first cruise and I really enjoyed it. The food and staff were exceptional. I would like to do another cruise at some point once COVID restrictions are over and masks are no longer needed. I did hate wearing masks but I understand why it was necessary.

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Wonderful by dgood1949

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

From start to finish very consistent and very spoiled booked in Haven with a Butler.

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Really nice Cruise by vhicks

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

It was nice being on a ship and not having to wait for anything. Th ports of call could be better. Roatan was great, but would have preferred to actually go ashore in Belize to the actual country.

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Beautiful and relaxing Covid cruise by JumboJem96

Sail date: / Traveled as: Couple
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Western

We were very nervous about not being able to go on the cruise due to Covid but it ended up working out. We even got an upgrade with a low bid to the Haven. We had a great time, the food was great, the capacity was under 50% so we had plenty of space. Would cruise again

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First and Last by brownidman

Sail date: / Traveled as: Family (older children)
Ship: Norwegian Joy / Destination: Caribbean - Southern

Many basics of a cruise were mishandled by this crew. For example, they had a nice handout with a map of the ship and a list of embarkation activities and hours of operation for the various bars, etc.; however, it was not handed out until the next day, making it, except for the ship map, useless.

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