Free at Sea
Norwegian Cruise Line gives you more choice with Free at Sea. Bringing you the opportunity to customise your cruise, Free at Sea enables you to create a bespoke holiday that is unique to you. From just £99 per person, based on an average 7 to 9 day cruise, you can add two valuable benefits and luxuries, from a choice of five.
Choose from; the Premium Beverage Package, with alcoholic and non-alcoholic branded drinks served in al bars, lounges and restaurants throughout your cruise, the Speciality Dining Package, with up to five dining opportunities in selected speciality restaurants, the WiFi Package, with up to 125 minutes WiFi per person, the Shore Excursion Package, with $50 shore excursion credit per stateroom pre port of call, or the Family and Friends Offer, on selected sailing guests three and four in the stateroom pay only the applicable tax for their cruise.
Norwegian Cruise Lines range of accommodation also includes three bedroom garden villas, penthouses and family suites, all with their own appealing features. For the ultimate in indulgence during your NCL cruise, you could opt for a Spa Suite with its own hot tub, oversized waterfall shower and complimentary access to the ship’s spa facilities. With Mini Suites, Studios and Inside Staterooms, there is living space to suit every guest at every budget.
Amongst the living space on board, the exclusive enclave of The Haven by Norwegian™ tucked away on the top deck. Here, you’ll find the most luxurious well appointed and spacious suites, which benefit from a concierge and 24 hour butler service. Voted Best Accommodation by Porthole Magazine, The Haven even boasts its own private sundeck.
Norwegian Cruise Line’s ethos of ‘choice, choice, choice’ is well represented in the myriad dining options on board its impressive fleet. Each ship has up to three main dining rooms serving complimentary dishes from its rotating menu throughout the day and night. Included in the price of your cruise is a buffet with meat carving, made-to-order pasta, omelettes and more. You can also make the most of the Asian Fusion venues as often as you fancy. Meanwhile, O’Sheehan’s Neighbourhood Bar & Grill is open 24/7.
As an example of the options available to cruisers with Norwegian Cruise Line, Norwegian Jade treats guests to some exquisite dining options. As a part of your chosen cruise deal, you may find yourself relaxing at a coffee shop, dining on tapas or at a buffet. Thanks to NCL’s Freestyle Cruising, guests can indulge in freedom dining and open seating with all meals.
Alongside the more casual options are a variety of speciality restaurants offering gastronomical delights from around the world. Tuck into a prime fillet at Cagney’s Steakhouse, have an intimate dinner for two over bouillabaisse at Le Bsitro or watch your food being prepared on an authentic Japanese hibachi at Teppanyaki. Whatever you’re craving, you’re sure to find it on the menu during your Norwegian cruise.
One thing’s for sure, you’ll never be bored on board an NCL cruise. A veritable cornucopia of activities awaits you during your voyage, with something for all ages, interests and abilities. During your cruise, you could find inner peace at a yoga class, learn what makes a good wine at a tasting event, try your hand at abseiling or feel the burn at a Zumba session.
Youngsters are well catered for too, with sessions aimed at those aged between six months and 17 years. Kids of any age are sure to have a wild time at the Aqua Park, with its towering water slides, pools and even hot tubs to relax in afterwards. If you combine this with kids’ pools, clubs for teens and a plethora of activities for adults, family cruises with Norwegian Cruise Line are a must.
For many, relaxing during a cruise is essential. NCL’s Mandara Spa offers over 50 treatments from hot stone massages to facials, body wraps and acupuncture. By the time you leave this glorious haven of tranquillity you’ll feel completely relaxed.
Meanwhile, the colourful big top on Norwegian Breakaway and Norwegian Epic play host to Cirque Dreams, a one of a kind theatrical dining performance combining world class acrobatics, aerialists and audience participation. Other shows across the NCL fleet include Illusionarium, The Cavern Club, Howl at the Moon and Priscilla, Queen of the Desert.
Elsewhere on board, you can dance the night away on the pool deck at a Sailaway Party, head to the Bliss Ultra Lounge for a late night drink or let loose under the stars at H2Glow. If you’re feeling lucky, head to Casinos at Sea, which boasts more than 2,800 slots and nearly 200 table games across the fleet.
NCL shore excursions
From surfing in Hawaii to dogsledding in Alaska, Norwegian Cruise Line provides you with a fantastic selection of adventures in each of its ports. By booking your dream cruise holiday with NCL, you’ll benefit from dedicated pre-cruise and on board specialists to help with tour arrangements, plus one stop shopping for all ports on your itinerary. The line only uses insured tour operators with no hidden costs for transfers or entrance fees, giving you peace of mind.
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