This cruise was awesome! Ship was just the right size and the rooms were put together nicely utilizing all available space. Cruise director and assistant cruise director were great! Definitely will come again!

Norwegian Sun Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

3.9 out of 5
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Norwegian Sun

3 Night Bahamas (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)

Sail date: April 19, 2019

Ship: Norwegian Sun

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 9206

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Overall, we had an amazing time on this weekend cruise. It was our mother daughter weekend before college. It was filled with awesome memories for us. We would definitely go again.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
It was good except I do believe your alcohol is watered down to account for the free drink package for everyone. :( It was extremely difficult to catch a buzz after multiple drinks and this should not be the case. And, the bartenders should all take a class about how to make drinks. Every bartender made drinks differently and most were just not good, too sweet, wrong ingredients, etc. Stop watering down the alcohol!! And, demand that your bartenders act more friendly instead of acting annoyed with more American travelers day in and day out because that's the impression most of them give when you approach for a drink. Stop acting annoyed or find another job. We're here to have a good time that we paid for - not to get treated rudely because you're annoyed. It's a big problem on most cruise ships (I've been on 20 cruises) and it should be dealt with better.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Adult comedian was awesome! Dancers were just "ok". DJs were good.

Children's Programs

no kids

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Photographer, Edward Gomez, was excellent! He made our experience for the photography very comfortable and the photos were amazing! We purchased every one of them! He should be commended for his talent!

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Everything was great! No complaints about any of it.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We loved our room! And we loved all the shelves and baskets in the closet that made use of much more available space. Our room felt like a mini home away from home and not just a "room".

Ship tip

Beware of watered down alcohol. Or drink beer, wine, martinis, etc., where you know what you are getting,

Ports of call

Port Canaveral, Florida

5 out of 5

Nassau, Bahamas

3 out of 5
Over priced, too commercialized and most of the business owners are just rude.

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island

2 out of 5
Overpriced straw market - we did not leave the straw market outside the ship because it is somewhat dangerous to do so. We were told by several people not to go outside the straw market because you are harassed and hounded to buy their goods.

Disembarkation

4 out of 5

Traveler Photos

Awesome photography by Edward Gomez
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