Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Mexico

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4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Mexican Riveriera

Sail Date: November 29, 2008

Reviewed: 8 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Balcony

This is our 5th cruise with NCL and not the greatest. The weather was wonderful, the locations were fabulous, the ship and staff, not so much. Food was adequate, service average, only two stellar employees. Entertainment was good, enjoyed Murray the magician, The Second City and Romano Frangipani the juggler. We upgraded to a balcony cabin this trip and didn't feel it was that much better. One great sunset, floorplan was not great, too much furniture in the room to move around. We put tables and a chair on the balcony.

Pros: Warm weather, sunny skys, warm water

Cons: less than stellar staff, coordination

Recommends Norwegian Star? Yes!

Children's Programs
Tried to do one teen program and it was canceled because only six teens showed.
Ship Quality
Ship is lovely, clean, public areas designed to spread people out.
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
The quest to get to Los Arcos was a scary cab ride, but the fish are great
Mazatlan, Mexico
Isla Venado via panga, $36
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
Grabbed a taxi to Sta. Maria, best snorkeling in Cabo.

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