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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


Avoid cruising on Norwegian Epic!

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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Cat t
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Norwegian simply does not know how to manage a ship with 4,000 passengers. 3 hour wait outside to embark / check in 2 hour delay in disembarking (almost missed flight) A couple of ports that were just a waste because a ship the size of Epic apparently has to dock far away from more convenient docks. After the embarkation disaster they made the statement, "We know it was terrible but it ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite 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


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


First time NCL guest with mixed experience

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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FireflySal
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Although I have done many cruises with different cruise companies, this was my first time with Norwegian Cruise Lines. It started off very poorly. It took us over 2 hours standing in line, with my partner who has mobility issues, to get registered for boarding. We had an issue with our beverage package which was not accepted although I showed them the paper work. Guest services was not very ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Balcony


Great Itinerary, Disappointing ship.

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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Warglove
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Chose this cruise for the Itinerary, price and perks. Have enjoyed NCL in the past (platinum member) but this cruise was different. The embarkation was a disaster, 21/2 to 3 hours in line, with no communication as to what was going on! And lack of communication was evident at other times during the cruise. The crew was hit and miss on friendliness, and we unfortunately had an outright unfriendly ...
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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


READ THIS BEFORE BOOKING!!!

Review for Norwegian Epic to Transatlantic

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vlada000
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

You tell me if you think this cruise worth going for: Room door lock latches are hardly working every time it’s a hassle to open the door with the key card. There are no mattress covers, sheets are going directly onto spring mattresses, which is against all means of hygiene There are 2 floors of entertainment, though one is 70% covered with gambling machines and casino tables where ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Large Balcony


Star is Fading

Review for Norwegian Star to Transatlantic

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Northstar03
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We were planning on a trip to Barcelona for week and decided to try a transatlantic experience. Barcelona is great city and we had a great week. Having read previous reviews, we realized that the Star was an older ship that had a refurbishment, so we knew it wouldn't be perfect. All in all, it's not one of the best, but it is pretty good ship. We had a mini suite which had a couple of nice ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony


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