Norwegian Pearl Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Contributor Level: Purser

4-6 cruises


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1 out of 5

More oysters than pearls

Sail Date: July 01, 2012

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

This is my fifth cruise and I had previously cruised with Celebrity, Royal Caribbean and Carnival. I was really disappointed with the indifferent and laissez-faire service on this ship. Furthermore, the quality of some of the entertainment offerings was appallingly low. Nearly every thing was an extra charge - even to get a tour of the ship's galley. The buffet is about 50% smaller than most other ships because they converted the other space to specialty restaurants where they charge you extra fees. Overall, I would recommend trying any of the other cruise lines over Norwegian.

Pros: Flexibility of when to dine

Cons: Indifferent Service from Most Crew Members and Low-Quality Entertainment

Recommends Norwegian Pearl? No.

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