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Norwegian Sun Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 6

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)
Sail Date: April 12, 2015
Ship: Norwegian Sun
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 0008
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

This must be the friendliest staff and crew that we have ever sailed on any past cruise or cruise line. We were constantly greeted with smiles and welcoming comments.  They even rolled out a real red carpet with entertainment greeting US back to the ship when returning from shore excursions. It was a fun time for everyone of all ages. We enjoyed the casual dining along with specialty restaurants. Entertainment was professionally done as well. We would highly recommend this ship and staff. Unfortunately, this ship will now be doing Alaskan itineraries, bit we understand the Star will replace it for the Western Caribbean.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Good selection of meals in all dining areas, specialty restaurants and buffet.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
There was something for everyone whether you wanted to participate or just watch


5 out of 5
Ships performers were outstanding as were the professional comics and musicians

Children's Programs


Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Without doubt this ship has the friendliest staff of any cruise line.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean and well maintained for an older ship.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Cabin was very clean with abundant storage for everything. Plenty of room under the bed for your suitcases so there's no clutter. However, the bathroom is a little cramped and you constantly battle the shower curtain trying to wash you.

Ship Tip

The only "disappointment" on this ship was Las Rambas Lounge for tapas. They had a very limited selections of foods. We would not recommend wasting time here if you are looking for a good tapas experience.

5 out of 5
We were in Tampa prior to the cruise to attend the NCAA Women's Basketball Final Four Tournament so we got to enjoy the activities surrounding this event. on our own we toured the Tampa area's main attractions. There is empty to do for any interests.
5 out of 5
The island highlights excursion is well worth the cost.
5 out of 5
We recommend the Belize highlights and river ride excursion. Excellent guides.
3 out of 5
Good opportunity to negotiate price on the port shopping center. Mayan ruins are good if you hadn't seen any before.
5 out of 5
Visit the more famous Mayan Ruins from Cozumel.
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