Norwegian Cruise Line
"Norwegian Cruise Line is the innovator in cruise travel with a 48-year history of breaking the boundaries of traditional cruising, most notably with the introduction of Freestyle Cruising which revolutionized the industry by giving guests more freedom and flexibility. Today, Norwegian invites guests to “Cruise Like a Norwegian” on one of 13 purpose-built Freestyle Cruising ships, providing guests the opportunity to enjoy a relaxed, resort style cruise vacation on some of the newest and most contemporary ships at sea. Recently, the line was named “Europe’s Leading Cruise Line” for the seventh consecutive year, as well as “Caribbean’s Leading Cruise Line” for the second time and “World’s Leading Large Ship Cruise Line” by the World Travel Awards.
The Company recently took delivery of its most innovative ship to date, the 4,000-passenger Norwegian Getaway in the first quarter of 2014. The largest ship to homeport year-round in Miami, Norwegian Getaway boasts 28 dining options. The entertainment lineup includes Broadway shows Legally Blonde and Burn the Floor and a unique magical theatrical experience, the Illusionarium. Norwegian Getaway’s sister ship, Norwegian Breakaway, was named “Best New Ship of 2013” by the editors of Cruise Critic and “Best Rookie Cruise Ship” by the readers of Travel Weekly. Known as New York’s ship, Norwegian Breakaway is the largest vessel to homeport year-round in the city. The Company currently has four vessels on order at Meyer Werft for delivery in fall 2015, spring 2017, spring 2018 and fall 2019."
Key Selling Points• Norwegian offers Freestyle Cruising®, which challenges the conventional cruising model and meets the changing needs of today’s cruise guests. Freestyle Cruising is characterized, in particular, by having no fixed dining times, no dress code, up to 29 different dining experiences (from complimentary to specialty dining), relaxed disembarkation and plenty lounges, bars, theatres and entertainment options.
• Norwegian offers cruises from 12 U.S./Canadian ports: Boston, New York, Miami, Tampa, New Orleans, Los Angeles, Houston, Honolulu, Seattle, Quebec, Whittier and Vancouver.
• Norwegian’s award winning fleet offers a wide range of contemporary and comfortable accommodations designed for every type of traveler. Located at the top of several Norwegian ships is The Haven by Norwegian™ - an exclusive enclave featuring the most luxurious, well-appointed and spacious accommodations at sea. Guests enjoying these lush accommodations can benefit from privacy, while still experiencing all the amenities, and Freestyle flexibility, of a big ship.