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Norwegian Star Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
7 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)
Sail Date: January 10, 2016
Ship: Norwegian Star
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 9508
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

We bought the cruise through Groupon and it was a great value we had a balcony cabin that was nice but it was a forward one in a bit bumpy our cabin steward was wonderful as was the crew. Reports were great ports of call with a lot to do. The shore excursions were well organized and as promised.. the only short skirt and I would not do again it is the Belize City Calypso tour it was hard to hear and the traffic around the little train speed exhaust Roatan was our favorite port and it's an absolute beautiful place to visit we went ziplining in Cozumel and it cave park that was outstanding I highly recommend it if you have no walking or health problems the only negative I have to say about the entire trip is the shower could have better water pressure the food on the cruise was good but did not meet our expectations except for the specialty dining I would take this cruise again

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
The food in the regular dining room was ok the specialty restaurants were excellent

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
The reggae band at the pool was outstanding and much better than other cruises that just had a DJ


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Our cabin steward was awesome

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The crew keeps the ship clean and has many handwashing station

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The cabin was great there was only one outlet which was a draw back but we were prepared for it the shower could have better water pressure I know is not on the cruise to watch TV but it would help if they have more than four channels

Ship Tip

Archiving was far forward and and felt the emotion if you're going to take electronics you're going to need a bus bar to charge the items is only one plug in the cabin halfway through the cruise they have bag of laundry day we can fill a bag of clothes and have it have them wash for $20

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
If you just want to relax and Costa Maya take a $4 cab ride to yoyo beach there's cabanas restaurants snorkeling diving all right there
1 out of 5
Belize City was a third world city dirty congested and didn't feel safe I would not recommend the Calypso train
5 out of 5
Roatan was outstanding the city was outstanding the island was outstanding the diving was outstanding and the food was outstanding we will go back to Roatan some time to spend more time there
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