Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line is the innovator in cruise travel with a 49-year history of breaking the boundaries of traditional cruising, most notably with the introduction of Freestyle Cruising that revolutionised the industry by giving guests freedom and flexibility to design their ideal cruise holiday. Cruising on Norwegians means no fixed dining times, relaxed attire, several distinct dining options, relaxed disembarkation and more lounges, bars, theatres and other entertainment and activity options. Today, Norwegian invites guests to Feel Free to explore the world on one of 14 purpose-built Freestyle Cruising ships, providing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxed, resort style cruise holiday on some of the newest and most contemporary ships at sea. Norwegian offers unique and exciting itineraries in all areas of the world, including the Caribbean, Bahamas, Bermuda, Mexican Riviera, Europe, South America, Canada & New England, Panama Canal, Alaska, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. Additionally, Norwegian Cruise Line's Pride of America is the only ship that sails year-round from Honolulu on seven-day intra-island Hawaiian cruises. Recently, the line was named "Europe's Leading Cruise Line" for the eighth consecutive year, as well as "Caribbean's Leading Cruise Line" for the third time and "World's Leading Large Ship Cruise Line" for the fourth year by the World Travel Awards.

Norwegian Bliss stars

Imagine awe over discovering fantastic vistas in The Last Frontier. Imagine exhilaration while exploring the wilds of Alaska. Imagine relaxation upon finding your slice of paradise in The Caribbean. Imagine Bliss. That's what you'll experience when you holiday on our newest and most incredible ship, Norwegian Bliss, coming to Alaska and The Caribbean in 2018. Custom-built for the spectacular, Norwegian Bliss features a revolutionary Observation Lounge for you to soak in every stunning moment, from bald eagles soaring over glaciers to dolphins splashing through warm turquoise waters. Come aboard and experience the best dining, entertainment and amenities at sea against a backdrop of unrivaled natural beauty. Whether you choose to go tropical or a little wild, there's one word to describe the experiences awaiting you on Norwegian's newest ship: Bliss.

Norwegian Bliss
Launched:
 st December 2018
Tonnage:
167,800
Length:
1082 feet
Total Crew:
Unknown
Occupancy:
4,004

Norwegian Breakaway stars

The innovative Norwegian Breakaway reflects the style and vibrancy of her year-round homeport, New York City. In spring and summer she sails from the Big Apple to the pink sand beaches of Bermuda and in winter cruises to the tropical seas of the Caribbean and the Bahamas & Florida. She brings to life the romance and allure of travelling on water with unique spaces like The Waterfront, an industry-first oceanfront promenade lined with alfresco bars and restaurants. Indulge in 27 extraordinary dining experiences and enjoy five multi-storey waterslides in the Aqua Park.

Norwegian Breakaway
Launched:
 1st April 2013
Tonnage:
146,600
Length:
1068 feet
Total Crew:
1,651
Occupancy:
3,969

Norwegian Dawn stars

This year, Norwegian Dawn will take you cruising from Boston to Bermuda in the summer and from Miami to the most desirable destinations in the Southern Caribbean during winter. And, thanks to Freestyle Cruising, you’ll have plenty of time to enjoy all 15 delicious dining choices, 12 fun bars and lounges, the fitness centre and spa, casino, pools and more. Plus, she offers a range of spacious accommodation to suit every size family and budget.

Norwegian Dawn
Launched:
 1st December 2002
Tonnage:
92,250
Length:
958 feet
Total Crew:
1,032
Occupancy:
2,340

Norwegian Epic stars

This isn’t just another new cruise ship, Norwegian Epic is cruising re-imagined with innovations never before seen at sea. And from summer 2015 she’ll be cruising in Europe year-round So, winter or summer, you can experience her exciting accommodation from Studios for solo travellers to the sheer indulgence of the Suites in the The Haven by Norwegian®. Catch mind-blowing, big name entertainment, savour 21 delicious dining choices and lose yourself in one of the largest spas at sea.

Norwegian Epic
Launched:
 24th June 2010
Tonnage:
155,873
Length:
1081 feet
Total Crew:
1,753
Occupancy:
4,100

Norwegian Escape stars

As Norwegian Cruise Line’s newest cruise ship to date, Norwegian Escape brings even more excitement and innovations to Freestyle Cruising. Home-ported in Miami year-round, she cruises to the Eastern and Western Caribbean and in the east takes in idyllic islands like St. Thomas, Tortola and Nassau in the Bahamas. In the Western Caribbean, Mexico’s Cozumel and Roatán in Honduras are complemented by a call at Harvest Caye, Norwegian’s new private Caribbean island in Belize.

Norwegian Escape
Launched:
 
Tonnage:
164,600
Length:
1069 feet
Total Crew:
1,731
Occupancy:
4,248

Norwegian Gem stars

This sparkling cruise ship is the perfect choice for cruising the Bahamas & Florida, the Caribbean or from New York to Bermuda. From a chic, four-lane bowling alley to tons of dining choices and the freedom of Freestyle Cruising, Norwegian Gem has it all. Chill out by the pool, get lucky in the casino, unwind at the spa, and make the kids happy with our water slides, Wii™ games and lots more. Accommodation ranges from luxury multi-room Villas to romantic suites and spacious, affordable staterooms.

Norwegian Gem
Launched:
 1st October 2007
Tonnage:
93,530
Length:
965 feet
Total Crew:
1,101
Occupancy:
2,394

Norwegian Getaway stars

As our second ship in the Breakaway class, Norwegian Getaway combines the most magnificent amenities Norwegian has to offer with The Waterfront, an innovative, industry-first open-air promenade designed to connect guests with the ocean like no other cruise ship. A constant connection of freedom, energy and excitement flows throughout 678 Ocean Place and every unique space and experience. Norwegian Getaway escapes to the tropics year-round from Miami with 7-day Eastern Caribbean cruises.

Norwegian Getaway
Launched:
 1st January 2014
Tonnage:
145,655
Length:
1068 feet
Total Crew:
1,646
Occupancy:
3,963

Norwegian Jade stars

Sailing the Mediterranean in summer and the exotic Western Caribbean from Houston in winter 2015-2016, Norwegian Jade’s design brings a taste of the tropics wherever she cruises. And as you cruise from port to port along stunning coastlines, we’ll keep you entertained day and night with exciting nightclubs, award-winning restaurants, a grand casino, swimming pools, a pampering spa and so much more. There’s tons of fun for kids too, so bring the whole family and enjoy the cruise adventure of a lifetime.

Norwegian Jade
Launched:
 1st January 2007
Tonnage:
93,558
Length:
965 feet
Total Crew:
1,078
Occupancy:
2,402

Norwegian Jewel stars

Dine differently every day onboard Norwegian Jewel with 15 restaurants and the freedom to dine when you want and wherever your palate leads you. Immerse yourself in the hottest entertainment at sea including Australia’s own Burn the Floor direct from their worldwide tour. Relax in comfort and style with a wide range of staterooms and suites including The Haven by Norwegian®, an exclusive cruising experience like no other.

Norwegian Jewel
Launched:
 1st August 2005
Tonnage:
93,502
Length:
965 feet
Total Crew:
1,069
Occupancy:
2,376

Norwegian Joy stars

Experience paradise on the sea on board Norwegian Joy. Set to debut in China Winter of 2017, Norwegian Joy will be the fleet's most innovative ship to date. Styled exclusively for Chinese travellers, guests can expect an upscale resort style holiday with world-class entertainment, fine international dining, unrivaled duty-free luxury shopping with the freedom and flexibility found on all Norwegian Cruise Line ships.

Norwegian Joy
Launched:
 st December 2017
Tonnage:
168,800
Length:
Unknown
Total Crew:
Unknown
Occupancy:
3,850

Norwegian Pearl stars

Whether island hopping in the Caribbean winter sunshine, or cruising up close to the awesome glaciers of Alaska, Norwegian Pearl is the perfect cruise ship to take you there. One of our quartet of popular Jewel-Class ships, she offers an amazing array of facilities including 16 delicious dining choices, 15 bars and lounges, casino, spa, pools, fitness centre and 10-pin bowling in the Bliss Ultra Lounge. As for accommodation, from three bedroom Garden Villas to comfortable Inside Staterooms, you’ll feel right at home.

Norwegian Pearl
Launched:
 1st December 2006
Tonnage:
93,530
Length:
965 feet
Total Crew:
1,099
Occupancy:
2,394

Norwegian Sky stars

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism has named Norwegian Cruise Line "Cruise Line of the Year." And it’s no wonder. Because Norwegian Sky is youngest cruise ship sailing to the Bahamas, offering three and four night cruises from Miami year round. Add a cruise on to your Florida holiday and bring the kids – we'll keep them entertained all day, while you lounge by the pool, play in the casino, take your pick from 11 on-board dining choices, celebrate in any of 11 bars, or just do nothing.

Norwegian Sky offers the most inclusive contemporary cruise vacation at sea. Now on 2016 sailings and beyond, you’ll enjoy a wide-variety of complimentary restaurants, unlimited top-tier beverages including premium liquors, nightly entertainment and more. Your dream vacation awaits on Norwegian Sky!

Norwegian Sky
Launched:
 1st August 1999
Tonnage:
77,104
Length:
853 feet
Total Crew:
934
Occupancy:
2,004

Norwegian Spirit stars

Norwegian Spirit is all about travelling in style, whether you are cruising the Mediterranean in summer or island-hopping in the Eastern Caribbean on winter cruises from Port Canaveral near Orlando, Florida. Once on board check out the Tivoli Pool, four outdoor hot tubs and, for the kids, Splash Academy and Entourage. And that’s just the beginning – you can also enjoy 14 dining choices, 12 bars and lounges, Casino and the Spa & Fitness Centre.

Norwegian Spirit
Launched:
 1st April 2005
Tonnage:
75,338
Length:
881 feet
Total Crew:
962
Occupancy:
2,018

Norwegian Star stars

After an extensive renovation in 2015, Norwegian Star is shining brighter than ever.With new dining choices like the popular, 24-hour O’Sheehan’s Neighbourhood Bar & Grill, revamped menus in the complimentary Ginza Asian-fusion restaurant and two new watering holes – the 5 O’Clock Somewhere Bar and Mojito Sugarcane Bar, you’ll be spoilt for choice. In total, that’s 17 delicious dining choices and authentic cuisine from around the world, along with 11 distinctive bars and lounges. Treat yourself in the tranquil Mandara Spa®, work out in the Fitness Centre and look forward to entertaining evenings. From lavish shows in the Stardust Theatre to casino action and dancing in the oceanview Spinnaker Lounge, every night is party night.

With more than ever happening on-board the cruise ship itself, make sure that you take a look at the Norwegian Star tabs for more detail, including state rooms, the deck plan, and what’s on-board.

Norwegian Star
Launched:
 11th November 2001
Tonnage:
91,740
Length:
965 feet
Total Crew:
1,083
Occupancy:
2,348

Norwegian Sun stars

Norwegian Sun is a true global adventurer. In summer you’ll find her cruising past mountains and glaciers in Alaska and new for winter 2015-2016, she’s sailing amazing itineraries around South America via Cape Horn. On board, you’ll find 14 global dining choices, 12 bars and lounges to suit your every mood, an indulgent Spa and high-energy entertainment venues, including the Stardust Lounge.

Norwegian Sun
Launched:
 9th October 2001
Tonnage:
78,309
Length:
848 feet
Total Crew:
953
Occupancy:
1,936

Pride of America stars

Aloha! Come aboard Pride of America for the best way to island hop Hawai`i. From the moment you step into the Capitol Atrium, with its soaring Tiffany-style glass dome and grand staircase, you’ll know this is a spectacular cruise ship. Cruise paradise in style, with 16 dining choices and 12 bars and lounges, excellent family accommodation, spacious suites and lots of private balconies – perfect for whale watching, witnessing Kīlauea Volcano or taking in the dramatic views of the Nā Pali Coast.

Pride of America
Launched:
 1st June 2004
Tonnage:
80,439
Length:
921 feet
Total Crew:
917
Occupancy:
2,186

Accommodations

Norwegian Cruise Line has the widest choice of accommodations afloat, the largest suites and the most interconnecting suites and staterooms to fit families of any size, so you can keep your crew together.

Like everything else on an Norwegian Cruise Line cruise, your room should be all about you. Tell us what you like and we'll make sure your mini-bar is stocked with your favourites. We also have a brand-new, improved room service menu with more options than you dreamed possible, so breakfast in bed - or even dinner on your balcony - is better than ever.

Every bed, in every stateroom, on every ship has upgraded linens, pillows, mattresses and memory foam mattress toppers to give you the lushest, plushest, most comfortable bed you've ever slept on. But don't worry, the fresh smell of Lavazza coffee beans will help get you out of that comfy bed whenever you're ready to start your day.

Thanks to Norwegian Cruise Line disembarkations, instead of being forced out of your stateroom at the crack of dawn to cram into a public area packed with people endlessly waiting - like every other cruise line - feel free to sleep in, hit the gym, eat a full breakfast, even see some live entertainment or go for a dip. When it's time to leave, we'll let you know. Prefer to get an early start? No problem. There's Express Disembarkation for those who want to get off the ship right away.

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