Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Deck Hand

4-6 cruises


Helpful Vote

3 out of 5

A Cruise of a Lifetime

Sail Date: October 01, 2013

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Balcony

The ship is very nice on the inside. However it is getting close to retirement in my opinion. We were on deck 9 right above life boats\, bad location when we tendered in a port at 4 am the floor was shaking from the boat being deployed. On sea night the room creaked very very loud! We have been on 5 other cruises and not had that problem. NCL needs to improve the meat served\, there was so much fat in the hamburger\, they boiled a steak in the main dining room. We ate at Cagney's one night at $30 pp\, that meal was awesome and 100% beef. The main dining rooms served a good breakfast but the bacon was awful!

Pros: Relaxing sea days

Cons: Food

Recommends Norwegian Star? Yes!

Ship Quality
Alway saw crew cleaning! Wiping down the hand rails was a good thing!
Food and Dining
Meat was not good except for first night New York and the Lobster!
Cabin / Stateroom
Don't get a stateroom over life boats! Our cabin steward was excellent!
Service and Staff
Evening shows were all very entertaining!

Was this review helpful?

Be the first to comment

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.


* is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top