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Norwegian Pearl Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 33

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5
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Norwegian Pearl

14 Night Panama Canal Eastbound (Los Angeles To New Orleans)

Sail date: October 07, 2017

Ship: Norwegian Pearl

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 5074

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

Overall we had a very nice time ,the staff or crew ,made this happen ,very genuine ,sincere,friendly ,people, we opted for the drink and specialty package ,the draught beer selection was very good ,the wines ,you could select where very good ,cocktails where we'll put together ,with a lot of top shelf booze,cagneys steak house ,twice,love the 8 oz fillet ,nice atmosphere in there, also the bistro twice ,food was very good and service in both places was excellent.


4 out of 5
Agent booking us in at desk needed more training,took so long ,other people where in and out ,in the end another agent had to help ,

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Staff where very good ,food was ok ,but nothing really outstanding ,this said ,it was still a nice experience.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Never used them other than the pool


4 out of 5
Shows where very good ,especially the all star show

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Could not be faulted .

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Very clean ,design was what it was.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
5074 ,cabin and location was very good.

Ship tip

Enjoy it ,there is always something you can always find fault with ,why bother your on holiday?

Ports of call

San Pedro (Los Angeles), California

4 out of 5
Enjoyed all ports

Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

4 out of 5
Great place

Acapulco, Mexico

3 out of 5
Could have stayed on the ship,not a fan .

Huatulco, Mexico

5 out of 5

Puntarenas, Costa Rica

5 out of 5

Panama Canal Transit

5 out of 5
This is my second time ,good experience.

Cartagena, Colombia

5 out of 5
Great place ,although very hot ,would have liked more time ,took a taxi from the ship to old town ,plenty to see ,put your walking shoes on.

New Orleans, Louisiana

5 out of 5
What can I say ,it's New Orleans ,have fun


2 out of 5
No organisation whatsoever ,staff at the dock seemed frustrated ,think it was to much for them to handle ,this was our 24th cruise ,and I have never waited on the dock for one and a half hours to collect suit cases,people where all over the place waiting to go through immigration.
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