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Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Experience: 4-6 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Sail Date: October 01, 2013
Ship: Norwegian Star
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

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!

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
Meat was not good except for first night New York and the Lobster!


5 out of 5
Evening shows were all very entertaining!

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Alway saw crew cleaning! Wiping down the hand rails was a good thing!

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Don't get a stateroom over life boats! Our cabin steward was excellent!

Pros: Relaxing sea days

Cons: Food

Recommends Norwegian Star? Yes!

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