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Norwegian Barcelona Cruise Reviews

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Worst Cruise Ever for Platinum Plus Cruisers

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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seasprite

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I have been on previous repositioning Epic cruises. My cousin traveled with me and she has been on 9 repositioning Epic cruises at this same time of year. It seemed like a sure thing....BUT surprise! This cruise was a nightmare from start to finish! Embarkation was a nightmare. We are both disabled and the embarkation staff didn't know what to do with us. Then my cousin was asking for ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony

Traveled with disabled person


An EPIC Fail

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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danielann

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We have sailed Norwegian once before (The Jade). Our cruise started with a 1/2 hr line to drop off our luggage and then 2 1/2 hours in line to checkin. Luckily it was not a rainy day but it was hot. No adequate explanation- just blamed the port people. With 4100 passengers on board elevator access was often an issue. On disembarkation day there was over a 2 ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Epic Disaster

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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fawade

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We took a 16-day cruise on the EPIC. An epic mistake. With no desire to impugn the people of Puerto Rico, the fact that what appeared to be ¾ of the passengers seemed to be from there, led to some of our complaints and culture shock. Here are some of the issues we found with this trip: • Embarkation was delayed hours due to there having been an outbreak of some illness on the prior cruise. ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Disappointing

Review for Norwegian Star to Transatlantic

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GMan1989

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Chose this cruise to cross the Atlantic. Cabin was nice. Service was somewhat lacking. Food on the buffet was on par with other cruise lines, but dining room food was very poor. No steak and lobster, not even once. No dress up night or even a Captains dinner. I would compare the cruise to traveling in coach on a discount airline. Not one of the crew ever called us by our name. Entertainment for ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


TransAtlantic

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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yadkinval

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Trans Atlantic and stops at three island groups to which we had not been as well as departing from Barcelona to which we have not been - we choose cruises based upon itinerary first. We think the ship is too large and prefer smaller ships. The cabins (we had aft-facing balcony) were smaller than normal and cramped. The food was not as good as expected. However, the crew/staff made everything ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Aft-Facing Balcony


We particularly like the sea days.

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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pattyloubill

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

As I said, we particularly like cruises with time at sea. Also, I have always wanted to go to Spain, so this was a perfect combination for us. Additionally, The Haven (for us) is worth the additional cost. It's like being on a small ship if you choose to stay in that area, but if you want to enjoy the entertainment that's available on a large ship, you can do that. The Haven Our cabin ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony


Unexpected

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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ortiznestor

10+ Cruises

Age 30s

I like NCL cruise line just was not happy with this cruise experience this has not been my first cruise with the company. I do enjoy some things like free at sea that they offer and i didn not enjoy other this like they could have done more activities during the sea days but it was kind of monotone thru the sea days. I was really disappointed with the glow party i was expecting a little more in ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Spa Mini-Suite with Balcony


Hospitality Management Training is Lacking

Review for Norwegian Star to Transatlantic

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cdills

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Where was middle management? So many issues with poor service and no one handling basic issues. It seemed like there is a complete lack of basic hospitality-service training. Here are but a few things to mention: -honey packets so sticky in Garden Cafe each day, you have to wash your hands after handling. I told a woman in uniform...yet same sticky situation every day after -salt grinders ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


A great experience on the Star

Review for Norwegian Star to Transatlantic

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CruiseGerry

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

My wife has taught Kindergarten for 39 years. She only had only item on her bucket -- to take repositioning cruise just to experience doing something that isn't in the high seasons: summer, Christmas, Easter. Norwegian was the obvious choice -- it puts more effort into adding some interesting ports of call at one end of a transatlantic crossing, and the price was the most competitive. ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Picture Window


Great time

Review for Norwegian Star to Transatlantic

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dennis10000

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Cruised on the Norwegian Star several years ago and really enjoyed the experience on a mid size ship. The cruise itself was pure pleasure with wonderful food and service and great entertainment. The staff did everything in their power to insure that their guests had a great time. The entertainment package provided was first rate and especially enjoyed the big band musical presentations. Since ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Family Oceanview Picture Window


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