Introduction

From a chic, four-lane bowling alley to tons of dining choices and 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. Accommodations range from the luxurious multi-room or romantic suites to spacious and affordable staterooms.

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Main Info
  • Children Allowed
  • Nursery -
  • Smoking Some
  • Style Resort
  • Decks12
  • Cabins1197
  • Size Large
  • Ship Type Ocean
  • Wheelchair Cabins27
  • Crew Members1101
  • Refurbished2014
  • CurrencyUSD
Disabled Facilites

Guests who have mobility impairments should travel with someone who will take responsibility for any assistance needed during the cruise and in the event of an emergency. A number of staterooms per ship are wheelchair accessible with grab rails in the bathrooms, lower sinks and toilets, shower seats, raised beds, adjustable hanging rods in wardrobes, tilting mirrors and extra wide doors for easy access. If you do use a wheelchair, you must bring your own and it must be collapsible. All guests who require medical equipment to be brought on board must advise Norwegian Cruise Line before sailing. Failure to do so may result in equipment not being cleared before departure.

For hearing-impaired guests, some staterooms with vibrating alarm clocks and an indicating light system alerting guests to fire alarms. For the vision- impaired, a registered guide dogs are allowed on all Norwegian Cruise Line ships. Many Norwegian Cruise Line ships have Braille indicators and audio deck announcements in the lifts, as well as stateroom numbers in Braille and closed captioning TV.

Guests who need oxygen or require oxygen therapy are welcome on all Norwegian Cruise Line ships; however, you must supply your own oxygen. Any physical challenge or medical condition that requires special treatment or attention must be reported to Norwegian Cruise Line at the time of booking. 

Special Dietary Requirements

If you are on a low calorie diet, breakfast, lunch and dinner menus feature low calorie, haute cuisine dishes. Sugar-free and fat-free desserts are also available. Gluten-free, lactose-free, sodium-free, Kosher and dairy-free diets can also be catered for and must be requested at least two months before your cruise.

Age Restrictions

Guests must be 21 years of age or older to purchase or consume alcohol. Norwegian Cruise Line permits young adults between 18 and 20 years of age to purchase and personally consume wine and beer only while on board and with the consent of an accompanying parent. Guests must be 18 or over to gamble and claim any winnings.

Smoking Policy

Public areas throughout all ships are smoke-free. If you smoke cigarettes, you can do so on your balcony, in the casino or in the Cigar Bar (where available). If you prefer pipes or cigars, you can smoke in the Cigar Baror designated smoking lounge. Also,you can smoke cigarettes, pipes and cigars in outdoor public guest spaces and open decks where designated by the appropriate signage. Please be aware that electronic cigarettes cannot be used in public areas where there is a no smoking policy in force. 

Dress Code

When it comes to what to wear, you can go resort casual or get decked-out and look your best - it’s your call. That’s the freedom of Freestyle Cruising. They even have special “Dress-Up or Not Night.” It’s the perfect opportunity to get your portrait taken with your family, that special someone or even with the ship’s Captain. Dress cruise casual anytime during the day, in the buffet and in most specialty restaurants. For women, it includes summer and casual dresses, skirts, regular or capri pants, shorts, jeans and tops. Khakis, jeans, shorts and casual shirts are fine for men. Swimwear is acceptable at the buffet and outdoor restaurant, but a shirt or a cover-up and footwear are required. Cruise casual is also allowed day and night on embarkation day. Wear smart casual if you are eating dinner in the aft main dining room (our more formal dining room) and in Le Bistro on cruises longer than five days. For women, it includes slacks or jeans, dresses, skirts and tops. For men, it’s jeans or slacks with a collared shirt and closed-toed shoes. Traditional Bermuda shorts along with long socks, loafers and a blazer are all acceptable on a Bermuda cruise. They want you to be comfortable, but tank tops for men, flip flops, baseball caps, visors and jeans that are overly faded, with holes or tears and worn below the hips are not permitted in main dining rooms or specialty restaurants. Kids 12 and under are welcome to wear nice shorts in all our restaurants. You may want to pack a sweater too—air conditioning can be chilly. Since your suitcases are collected the night before you return home, don’t forget an overnight bag for prescriptions and need-to-have items.

Deck Plans
Deck 15

  • The Haven Deluxe Owner's Suite with Large Balcony

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Deck 14

  • The Haven 3-Bedroom Garden Villa
  • The Haven 2-Bedroom Family Villa with Balcony
  • The Haven Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony

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Deck 13

  • Bali Hai Bar & Grill
  • Cagney's Steakhouse
  • La Cucina
  • Moderno
  • Spinnaker Lounge
  • Jogging/Walking Track
  • Basketball/Volleyball/Tennis Court

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Deck 12

  • Garden Café / Kid's Café
  • Great Outdoors
  • La Cucina
  • Topsiders Bar & Grill
  • Great Outdoors Bar
  • Fitness Centre
  • Card Room/Lifestyle Room
  • Hot Tubs
  • Kids Pool
  • Video Arcade
  • Library
  • Spa Thermal Suite
  • Mandara Spa
  • The Leopard Lounge

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Deck 11

  • Family Inside stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Inside stateroom
  • Inside stateroom
  • Aft-Facing Mini-Suite with Balcony
  • Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony
  • Mini-Suite with Balcony
  • 2-Bedroom Family Suite with Balcony

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Deck 10

  • Family Inside stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Inside stateroom
  • Inside stateroom
  • Aft-Facing Balcony stateroom
  • Family Balcony stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Balcony stateroom
  • Balcony stateroom
  • The Haven Owner's Suite with Large Balcony
  • Penthouse with Large Balcony
  • Aft-Facing Penthouse with Large Balcony

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Deck 9

  • Family Inside stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Inside stateroom
  • Inside stateroom
  • Aft-Facing Balcony stateroom
  • Family Balcony stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Balcony stateroom
  • Balcony stateroom
  • The Haven Owner's Suite with Large Balcony
  • Penthouse with Large Balcony
  • Aft-Facing Penthouse with Large Balcony

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Deck 8

  • O'Sheehan's
  • Family Inside stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Inside stateroom
  • Inside stateroom
  • Obstructed Oceanview stateroom
  • Aft-Facing Balcony stateroom
  • Family Balcony stateroom
  • Balcony stateroom
  • Aft-Facing Penthouse with Large Balcony

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Deck 7

  • Orchid Garden Asian Restaurant
  • Sushi & Sake Bar
  • Teppanyaki
  • Carlo's Bake Shop
  • Café at the Atrium & Internet Café
  • Bliss Ultra Lounge & Night Club
  • Photo Gallery
  • Stardust Theatre

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Deck 6

  • Magenta Main Dining Room
  • Le Bistro French Restaurant
  • Grand Pacific Main Dining Room
  • Gem Club Casino & Bar
  • Magnum's Champagne & Wine Bar
  • Maltings Beer & Whiskey Bar
  • Shakers Martini & Cocktail Bar
  • Business Centre & Meeting Rooms
  • Stardust Theatre
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Corona Cigar Club

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Deck 5

  • Stardust Theatre
  • Mid-Ship Inside stateroom
  • Inside stateroom
  • Family Oceanview Picture Window stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Oceanview Picture Window stateroom
  • Oceanview Picture Window stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Window stateroom
  • Oceanview Porthole Window stateroom

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Deck 4

  • Mid-Ship Inside stateroom
  • Inside stateroom
  • Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Window stateroom
  • Oceanview Porthole Window stateroom

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Accomodation
Family Inside

These Inside Staterooms are the most affordable way for a family to cruise. With room for up to four guests, passengers will have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more. And of course, room service and many other amenities.

Mid-Ship Inside

These Inside Staterooms are on lower decks and are mid-ship accommodations. They provide easy access to everything onboard, and room for up to four guests. Includes two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more.

Inside

These Inside Staterooms are the most affordable way to cruise. There's room for up to four guests and they include two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and of course, offer room service and many other amenities.

Family Oceanview Picture Window

Up to four guests can fit comfortably in these staterooms, making them perfect for families. Guests will enjoy an amazing view from the big picture window. Two lower beds convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more. Of course, they also have room service and many other amenities.

Oceanview Picture Window

These Oceanview Staterooms have enough room for up to four guests. Includes two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate up to two additional guests. Guests will also have an amazing view to enjoy from a big picture window, along with room service and many more amenities.

Mid-Ship Oceanview Picture Window

Up to three guests can stay in these Oceanview Staterooms. Includes two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate one more, as well as a picture window to enjoy the view. These staterooms are mid-ship accommodations, which means they provide easy access to everything onboard.

Mid-Ship Oceanview Porthole Window

Up to four guests can stay in these Oceanview Staterooms. Includes two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more, as well as a porthole to enjoy the view. These staterooms are mid-ship accommodations, which means they provide easy access to everything onboard.

Oceanview Porthole Window

Up to four guests can stay in these Oceanview Staterooms. Includes two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more, as well as a porthole to enjoy the view. These staterooms are mid-ship accommodations, which means they provide easy access to everything onboard.

Obstructed Oceanview

These Oceanview Staterooms sleep up to four guests and have either a picture window or porthole, with an obstructed view. Two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to accommodate two more.

Aft-Facing Balcony

Guests will enjoy every inch of these staterooms, with enough space to sleep up to four guests. The two lower beds can be converted into a queen-size bed and the convertible sofa pulls out to sleep two more. Passengers also have a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Because these are aft-facing, the view from the balcony is amazing and truly unforgettable.

Family Balcony

These staterooms are perfect for those that want to bring the whole family. With room for up to four guests, there are two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and bedding to accommodate up to two more. Also includes a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony.

Mid-Ship Balcony

These mid-ship staterooms sleep up to four guests and come with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and a convertible sofa pulls out to sleep two more. Also includes a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony with a great view. Because they are mid-ship, they provide easy access to everything onboard.

Balcony

These staterooms sleep up to four guests and come with two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and a convertible sofa pulls out to sleep two more. Also includes a sitting area and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony.

Aft-Facing Mini-Suite with Balcony

These Mini-Suites sleep up to four guests, making them ideal for families that want to bring the kids. They have two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed as well as a sitting area, luxury bathroom with shower and additional bedding to sleep two additional guests. Because they are aft-facing suites, the view from the private balcony is truly amazing.

Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony

With room for up to four guests, passengers will love these Mini-Suites. Includes two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed as well as a sitting area, luxury bathroom with shower, additional bedding to sleep two additional guests and a private balcony with a great view. Because it's a mid-ship suite, it provides easy access to everything onboard.

Mini-Suite with Balcony

Up to four guests can stay in these Mini-Suites that come with a sitting area, luxury bathroom with shower, two lower beds that convert into a queen-size bed and additional bedding to sleep two additional guests. Not to mention there's a private balcony from which to enjoy the incredible view.

The Haven 3-Bedroom Garden Villa

These amazing Villas sleep up to eight with three separate bedrooms, each with a king- or queen-size bed and luxury bathroom. With a living room, dining room and incredible private garden with hot tub, guests will have more than enough space to spread out and unwind. There's also access to the private courtyard area. Includes butler and concierge service.

The Haven Deluxe Owner's Suite with Large Balcony

Enjoy the perfect escape in the Deluxe Owner's Suites. With a living room, dining room, wall of windows and separate bedroom with king-size bed and luxury bathroom, guests will have an unforgettable experience in this suite. Sleeps up to four and includes access to the private courtyard area. Not to mention the large balcony and amazing view. Includes butler and concierge service.

The Haven Owner's Suite with Large Balcony

These Owner's Suites are a truly luxurious way to get away. Each includes a separate bedroom with a king-size bed and luxury bathroom with separate shower. They also feature a living room, dining room and large private balconies with incredible views. Accommodating up to four, guests staying in these rooms have access to the private courtyard area. Includes butler and concierge service.

The Haven 2-Bedroom Family Villa with Balcony

Up to six guests can enjoy these Villas that are perfect for passangers bringing kids. They feature one bedroom with a queen-size bed and a bathroom with a luxury bath and shower, as well as a separate children's bedroom. They also include a living area, dining area and private balcony. Guests staying in these rooms will also have access to the private courtyard area. Includes butler and concierge service.

The Haven Courtyard Penthouse with Balcony

These Courtyard Penthouses make for an amazing cruising experience. Accommodating up to three guests, they include a bedroom with a queen-size bed, a bathroom with luxury bath and shower, and additional bedding to sleep one additional guest. They also feature a living area, dining area, private balcony and access to the private courtyard area. Includes butler and concierge service.

2-Bedroom Family Suite with Balcony

These Penthouses are perfect for the whole family. Up to six guests can stay in these luxurious Penthouses that include a bedroom with a queen-size bed and a separate children's bedroom. In addition, they also feature a living area, dining area, private balcony and luxury bathroom with separate shower. Includes butler and concierge service.

Penthouse with Large Balcony

These incredible Penthouses sleep up to four, with a bedroom with queen-size bed and luxury bath and shower. Each also includes a living area, dining area and large private balcony that offers an amazing view. Includes butler and concierge service.

Aft-Facing Penthouse with Large Balcony

Perfect for a romantic getaway, guests will fall head over heels for these fabulous Penthouses. Each accommodates up to four and feature a bedroom with queen-size bed and luxury bath and shower. In addition, they also include a living area, dining area and large private balcony. Butler and concierge service are also included.

Entertainment

You won’t believe your eyes or even your ears. Norgwegian Cruise Lines have brought Broadway to sea with blockbuster shows, music, dancing, cabaret, comedy and more. You can party all night, grab some great casino action and find your favourites among up to 22 bars and lounges, from electrifying nightspots to cosmopolitan bars and easy-going pubs. Every night is a night on the town.

Gem Club Casino & Bar

Full Casino featuring a circus theme reflecting bold and brash colours of traditional traveling circuses at the turn of the century.

Stardust Theatre

It's showtime! And we've got a really big show for you at the Stardust. Enjoy Broadway and Vegas-style shows.

Video Arcade

Stop by the video arcade and capture a few aliens, win a car race, play pinball and fly a jet fighter. Anything is possible

The Galleria Shops

Need a new bathing suit? How about a surprise gift for a loved one? The Galleria is a department store that offers a wide selection of brand names and speciality goodies.

Internet Café

No matter how far you are from home, staying in touch is easy at the Internet Café.

Library

You'll find a well-stocked selection of things to read, along with a stellar ocean view.

Bliss Ultra Lounge & Night Club

A lounge inspired by all things spherical and out of space. Bubbles, the use of lighting, color and ultraviolet artworks will be throughout this room. Features the industry's 1st bowling alley and also is equipped with plasma TVs.

Atrium Café & Bar

For that double, vanilla, extra hot latte with extra foam, the Java Café is at your service with a wide variety of specialty coffees, teas, pastries and cookies.

Magnums Champagne & WIne bar

Some moments just call for champagne. And this is the place to enjoy it. Magnum's features a French Art Deco motif combined with elements that reflect the grand old cruise liner Normandie.

Maltings Beer & Whiskey Bar

Inspired by the lobby bar from the Mandarin Oriental in London, this contemporary full bar has low lounges and tables with the perfect hint of mood lighting.

Shakers Martini & Cocktail Bar

How do you like your martini? Shaken, not stirred? The bartender will make a point of knowing exactly what you like at Shakers, where Art Deco meets the making of cocktails.

Spinnaker Lounge

Horizontal windows in the floor allow you to look down on the bridge. At night, the atmosphere is charged when the music comes up and the stage becomes a dance floor. Two adjoining rooms are available for parties.

Sushi & Sake Bar

Inside the Lotus Garden Restaurant there is also a Sushi and Sake Bar where you can enjoy the very best sushi and sake expertly prepared as you watch.