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Mexican Riviera Cruise Reviews

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First time Solo on the Inspiration

Review for Carnival Inspiration to Mexican Riviera

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woodey

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

before i Sailed i checked here for a few reviews and didn't see many up to dated ones so i thought i would add one, it was a few ago and i did not write anything down so i will try to be detailed. This was a 4 day cruise from Long Beach Ca. Catalina, Ensanada Mx. sea day back to Long Beach So for the People reading this in the future we just started getting serious about the Corona Virus ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Above and beyond!

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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calaforte

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

My BF and I just got back from our first Norwegian Cruise which was also the last that sailed before Corona Virus stopped cruise lines from continuing their cruises. I just have to say that Norwegian stepped up to the plate to make sure all the passengers on board were always safe from infection. There were extra precautions put in place with sanitation throughout the Joy and instructions for ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Mid-ship Balcony Stateroom


Overall I'm impressed with the ship, and amazed by the crew.

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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Toastboy

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise because it is convenient for us in Arizona to go to the Mexican Riviera. We have been to all of these ports multiple times, so the trip was more about the experience, and getting away than targeting a specific location. It was our first time on one of the LARGE ships, and I was afraid that it would feel crowded. I did not find this to be the case. After a few days, I ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Concierge Villa Suite with Balcony


We were in a safe bubble

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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travelbug10

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

20 of us from the Houston area sailed on March 8th - our spring break. While we considered cancelling, we made the decision to go forward not knowing that this would be the last sailing for the Joy for a while. It was absolutely amazing how the ship was sanitized. Everyday a new process was implemented. throw pillows were removed from cabins and common area, tables were not set until people sat ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children

Traveled with disabled person


Disappointed

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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Nopenope

2-5 Cruises

Age 40s

This was our first and last Norwegian cruise. Not anywhere near as good as Royal Caribbean. Boat was blah-no fun art anywhere, not colorful, small theater with cup holders like a movie theater-no balcony, other entertainment area had folding chairs and no sloped seating. Felt like an auditorium in a school. Only 2 shows instead of one very night. Food was absolutely awful in the main dining ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


Such a Great Time for the Entire Family

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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topdogcbr

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

This was our first cruise and given the circumstances, it was awesome. We were worried about how this may turn out, but I wish we were still on the ship. So much to do every day! Crew was spectacular! Special hats off to Arsen from the Ukraine. Just the best! My wife even started her art collection on this cruise. We would definitely sail with Norwegian again. The kids enjoyed all the ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Great and Relaxing Cruise

Review for Oosterdam to Mexican Riviera

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Hallzee

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

This was out first cruise, and after much study, decided on HA Oosterdam. We went with teo other couples, and had a GREAT time. Embarkation in San Diego was seamless. It did help that Neptune Suite affords you priority boarding. :-) The Neptune Lounge had a very nice welcome champagne and hos d'hoeuvres party as well. Side note: the Neptune Lounge is a quiet place to relax; also, there is a ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Neptune Deluxe Verandah Suite

Traveled with disabled person


NCL Joy

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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mousy56

10+ Cruises

NCL Joy was a very nice ship. Food in specialty restaurants was wonderful. We tried Cagney’s, le bistro, Q smokehouse, Ocean Blue, and la cucina but main dining Manhattan room was just ok. Don’t eat all day before going to Q smokehouse it was a lot of food. My husband and I did not like the Local. Atmosphere was noisy and poor food. Also too many high top tables. We enjoy O’Sheehans much better. ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


Love the Freestyle

Review for Norwegian Joy to Mexican Riviera

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roch2

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Many options for dining. The buffet was great because it had so many stations to accommodate the massive amount of people and plenty of sitting areas. Did not like having to make a reservation for the shows. We normally see all the shows when we cruise but having to keep up with making a reservation just took the fun out of it. Although, we did take advantage of the standby line for one show. ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony - Connecting Stateroom


Great cruise for 12 family members ages 5 to 70!

Review for Carnival Imagination to Mexican Riviera

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lauramitts

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Our family wanted to celebrate the 70th birthday of the most amazing woman ever! There were three children, ages 5 to 9, several young adults in their twenties, thirties and forties, and three 62-and-over guests! I don’t see how we could have enjoyed ourselves anymore! The staff was super friendly and accommodating, the food was truly amazing in the formal dining room, and the buffets were far ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with children


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