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Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Mexico

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5

Sail Date: December 07, 2014
Ship: Norwegian Star
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

Embarcation was slow, disembarcation was ridiculously slow. Entertainment and cleanliness was excellent. There were  plenty of venues to keep us entertained, and areas to sit back and relax. The food at the buffet was good as was our experience at the main dining rooms. We paid extra to dine at three specialty restuarants, The Ginza has a Japanese name but serves mediocre Chinese food. La Cucina had very good Italian food but very slow service.Le Bistro had great service but below average food. Save your money and eat in the main dining rooms. If you have to gamble,beware that the house take is as high as you will find any where in the world. This was our 10th cruise, the second on NCL, it was basically what we expected. We would cruise on NCL again, but prefer Royal Caribean or Holland America. We had a balcony stateroom. It was smaller than other cruise ships, but adequate. Our cabin steward 'Rusty' was very friendly and took very good care of us.

Food and Dining

Abundance of average to good food.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


5 out of 5
the show were excellent

Children's Programs


Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Rusty was great. The cold towels as we returned from shore excursions a nice touch

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
Public areas were nice and cleanliness was a priority

Cabin / Stateroom

small but adequate

Ship Tip

We had a strange humming noise that persisted for a afternoon and again the following morning. NCL gave us a bottle of wine and some chocolate covered strawberries. That was a nice touch.

5 out of 5
Took a tour on the glass bottom boat to Los Arcos and the lands end
3 out of 5
5 out of 5
hired a private tour guide who was very knowledgeable and toured the area south of PV
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