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Transatlantic Norwegian Escape Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

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Buffet was bedlam!
"A friend was going on it and invited my wife and I. Like the entertainment and food. Ship was filled to capacity, a little less that 4800 passengers according to a trivia tiebreaker answer, Just too many people...."Read More
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tomingg

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

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Buffet was bedlam!

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tomingg

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

A friend was going on it and invited my wife and I. Like the entertainment and food. Ship was filled to capacity, a little less that 4800 passengers according to a trivia tiebreaker answer, Just too many people. Since the taste restaurant closed for breakfast somewhat early [9am in port or 9:30 at sea] we many times got stuck at the buffet, which was absolute BEDLAM. Hard to find a seat, loud ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Great NCL Cruise, but BEWARE DIAMONDS INTERNATIONAL!!!

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Knowledge Is Power

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

We chose to try a cruise from Europe rather than a cruise from The United States because we wanted to see how other people live, eat, travel and converse with others. Our trip from New York to Barcelona was fantastic, and upon landing in Barcelona, we were able to see a few of their amazing artifacts, architecture, eateries and attractions, which were all truly enjoyable. Be sure you have ...
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Sail Date: November 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Overall Very Good

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TBurr

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I was thrilled to be on the Inaugural trans Atlantic sailing of the ESCAPE. I flew to London the day before, took the National Express Bus to Southampton, over nighted at a local hotel and took a cab to the ship. It was the UK so of course it was cloudy and raining. The dock is very convenient to town. The check in was a nightmare. Lines snaked all over the place. The only Latitude check in was ...
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Sail Date: October 2015


Maiden Voyage and Christening Ceremony by Pitbull

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Mysterious Lady

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

As this was the Maiden voyage of Norwegian Escape there were a few, if not many, teething problems. The situation was not helped by poor weather confining 3000plus passengers inside the ship. Public spaces were simply not large enough to cope. The Atruim was used for much of the entertainment but getting a seat was near impossible - unless you got up early and reserved a seat - as often ...
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Sail Date: October 2015


New Ship; Many Design Problems

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melpat13

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

We have been of 27 cruises including 7 TransAtlantics and 8 NCL (Sky, Jewel, Sun, Epic, Getaway, & Escape) We booked a year in advance believing a maiden voyage woud have many extras as the owners would highlight their newest ship.... Wrong on all accounts... The transfer that NCL arranged from the airport to the ship was late & they had stopped taking boarding photos when we got to the ship ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Inaugural Trans-Atlantic to Miami

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Cayman Kind

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Arrived in London on 10/28/15 and stayed at the Grand Harbor Hotel.very convenient to resturants and shops.Cruise terminal also located right down the street from the hotel. The Escape is NCL's newest cruise ship.It is the latest in size and offerings within the cruise industry.We were glad that we had plenty of time at sea to explore the ship in its entirety.We started out on the pool deck ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Great entertainment, good food, disappointing cabins & deck layout

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48mojo

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Thought I would try Norwegian for the first time, have always used Royal Caribbean and Celebrity before. Couldn't refuse the deal, an 11 day cruise plus return flight from Florida for less than the cost of a return flight! Nice ship, modest luxury and (being inaugural cruise) in perfect condition. CABIN: We started with an inside cabin, which was very cramped, barely room to squeeze past the ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Cabin Type: Family Balcony Stateroom


Awful

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Jazzygirl1

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

If this had been our first cruise it would also have been our last, fortunately we have previously cruised with Cunard and P & O. Panic on 1st night as one of our cases was missing, due to rough treatment the label had gone missing, I had even gone to the trouble of covering paper tag with cellotape to ensure it would not rip. another case had the pull up handle broken so that was fun to move at ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Very Good Overall

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holslover

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Firstly emberkation was very good from Southampton ,ship was lovely loved the band in the 5 o,clock somewhere bar and the piano player in the district , loved all the shows on board , tenors of rock, las Vegas tenors, million dollar quartet etc , loved comedy club we had no trouble getting seats as we reserved a time on the tv screen. We weren't keen on the hypnotist as we have seen better and we ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


NCL Inaugural Cruise

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ERH

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Great new clean ship Excellent quality entertainment. Food at 3 restaurants same, I think they wanted you to try their speciality restaurants! . Enjoyed the open seating, anytime dinning. More variety in Garden cafe. Seafood night nice but tasteless. No shrimp cocktail like most cruises as daily appetizer. Staff extremely friendly. A bit rough the first few days and a rescue at sea. Lots of ...
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Sail Date: October 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


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