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Question

Are there irons available in the cabins or will I need to pack a travel iron?

I cruised with carnival last year and they had laundry rooms with irons and ironing boards. I don't want to look wrinkled up everyday due to unavailability of such necessity.
asked 8 months ago
by
Carmelita
 - Suffolk, VA
on Norwegian Sun
4 answers
Answers
answer 1
Consider bringing Downy Wrinkle Remover. You spray it on (even on wool is fine, cashmere too), smooth & you're done. It's fabulous. I do so much less ironing! And no, I don't work for the manufacturer, I just love this product.
answered 7 months ago
by
WallabyGal
 - Concord, MA
answer 2
There are not any irons in the cabins however we do have irons and ironing boards available for use. You are not permitted to bring an iron onboard for safety reasons.
answered 8 months ago
by
NCLSTAFF85
 - MIAMI
answer 3
No. Due to fire hazard issues, the staterooms do not have clothes iron and you are not allowed to bring irons on board the ship. However, you can request the Guest Services Desk or the cabin stewards they will be happy to bring you an iron and ironing board for a few hours.
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answered 8 months ago
by
Amit
 - Miami
answer 4
Guests are not permitted to bring and use their own irons or steamers onboard for safety reasons. NCL carries a limited number of irons and ironing boards which can be loaned to guests for a few hours at a time. They can be requested through housekeeping or Guest Services Desk.

Also, there are no self service laundry facilities on any NCL ship but they do offer a laundry service for a fee like hotels.
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answered 8 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
Question

Will I need a passport?

asked 11 months ago
by
Anonymous
on Norwegian Sun
3 answers
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answer 1
I do not know about US citizens but personally I would never travel without my passport (I have a New Zealand one) and would ensure I have it whenever I leave the ship. That is especially true when in ports in "foreign" countries. At one port in Hawai'i I had to show it 3 times to get back on the ship when I went for a walk into town.

It is one of the few documents that is accepted worldwide for identification.
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Top 25 Contributor
answered 5 months, 1 week ago
by
Casofilia
 - Kawerau NZ
answer 2
Which cruise?
In general, for US citizens, passport is not required if you are cruising from the US and returning to the same port. Birth certificate and a photo id are sufficient.
However, it is always advisable to carry a passport. In case you miss the ship and get stranded in a foreign country, you will need a passport to fly back.
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Number One Contributor
answered 11 months ago
by
Amit
 - Miami
answer 3
Refer to the following link for details as it varies based on itinerary. Also, keep in mind that if for some reason you have to fly home a passport is mandatory for international flights.

http://www.ncl.com/faq#documentation
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answered 11 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
Question

is bottle water complementary or including in the soda package

asked 9 months ago
by
Anonymous
on Norwegian Sun
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Bottled water is not complementary and it is also not included in the Ultimate Beverage Package. Available on all ships:
Aquafina 20oz - $2.50
Aquafina 1 liter - $4.50
Perrier 193ml - $2.50
Perrier 750ml - $4.50
**Prices are subject to change**
We also do offer bottled water packages onboard our ships.
answered 8 months ago
by
NCLSTAFF85
 - MIAMI
answer 2
No. Bottled water is not complementary and is not included in the soda package. The soda package allows you to have free refills of Pepsi products at any restaurant or bar on the ship.
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answered 8 months ago
by
Amit
 - Miami
answer 3
Bottled water is not complimentary and not included in the soda package.
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answered 8 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
Question

Using your cell phone and lap top

Are there costs for using WiFi in your cabin. Can we use our smart phone to take photos on the ship and in the ports?
asked 7 months ago
by
sunsetrose44
 - Treasure Isl., FL
on Norwegian Sun
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
We do have wifi available onboard the Norwegian Sun. i have provided the link in regards to princing for connecting to the ships internet.
http://www.ncl.com/about/staying-connected-sea-internet-access
answered 6 months ago
by
NCLSTAFF85
 - MIAMI
answer 2
You can take photos anywhere with your smart phone or camera.
At sea your cellular phone would connect to CellAtSea through Maritime Communications Partner (MCP). You may want to check with your personal service provider for any international roaming rates that would apply at sea or in ports.

Wifi is not free, is a satellite connection which can be slow and reception on the ship varies depending on your location on the ship.

Refer to the following links for more info.

http://www.ncl.com/faq#staying-in-touch
http://www.ncl.com/about/staying-connected-sea-cellular-phone-service-texting
http://www.ncl.com/about/staying-connected-sea-internet-access
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answered 7 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
answer 3
There's no problem with photos. Wifi is available at a cost - see the link below. Keep in mind that their satellite service is significantly slower than land based broadband.

http://www.ncl.com/about/staying-connected-sea-internet-access
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answered 7 months ago
by
BStu19
Question

Is one allowed to bring a bottle of wine or liquor on board for use in cabin

asked 7 months ago
by
duckman715
on Norwegian Sun
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Guest are allowed to bring either wine or champagne onboard ( no liquor). for each bottle that is brought onboard would have a corkage fee added on.
$15.00 USD 750 ml bottle
$20.00 USD 1,000 ml bottle
$30.00 USD 1,500 ml magnum
These fees are per bottle.
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answered 6 months ago
by
NCLSTAFF85
 - MIAMI
answer 2
Liquor no. Yes for wine but you will have to pay a corkage fee per bottle. Refer to the following link for details and fees.

http://www.ncl.com/faq#alcohol-consumption

Or check out NCL's wine list (link below) and purchase by the glass or bottle on the ship at any of the bars.

https://www.ncl.com/sites/default/files/WineList_Fleetwide_03172014.pdf
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answered 7 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
answer 3
You can bring bottles of wine subject to a corkage fee. You cannot bring beer or spirits. See the link below for details..

http://www.ncl.com/faq#can-i-bringing-alcohol-board
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answered 7 months ago
by
BStu19
Question

Are there hair dryers in the staterooms

asked 9 months ago
by
Anonymous
on Norwegian Sun
3 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, All staterooms have hair dryers.
The amenities the ship's stateroom is just as in any hotel. Mini-fridge, phone, TV, coffee maker (not in inside & ocean view staterooms), ice bucket, beach towels, mini-safe, hair dryer, liquid soap and shampoo.
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Number One Contributor
answered 8 months ago
by
Amit
 - Miami
answer 2
Yes, amenities in the ship's stateroom are like any hotel. Mini-fridge, phone, TV, coffee maker (not in inside & ocean view staterooms), ice bucket, beach towels, mini-safe, hair dryer, liquid soap and shampoo.
Top 10 Contributor
Top 10 Contributor
answered 8 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
answer 3
Yes. All staterooms on all ships have hair dryers.
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answered 9 months ago
by
BStu19
Question

Is US money accepted at port of calls in caribbean?

Is US money accepted at port of calls in caribbean
asked 11 months ago
by
granmaimx2
on Norwegian Sun
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes. US dollars will be accepted in all ports. The main source of income for lots of the vendors near the port is tourist and they are happy to accept dollars. Some merchants will even display the cost of goods in the local currency and the equivalent dollars.
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Number One Contributor
answered 11 months ago
by
Amit
 - Miami
answer 2
Yes, every port of call in the Caribbean we've been to accepted US currency.
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Top 10 Contributor
answered 11 months ago
by
Bob806
Question

carlos

Do you pay extra for goodies from Carlos bakery
asked 11 months ago
by
ToniL
 - sarver pa
on Norwegian Sun
2 answers
Answers
answer 1
Yes, you do!
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Top 10 Contributor
answered 11 months ago
by
Jim222
 - Montreal, Quebec, Canada
answer 2
Yes - there's an additional charge for Carlo's.
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Top 10 Contributor
answered 11 months ago
by
BStu19
Question

What AV options are available in the cabins

asked 10 months ago
by
Anonymous
on Norwegian Sun
2 answers
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answer 1
Guests are not able to use their DVD players and video game systems onboard. All of the TV inputs are locked out so no one can plug anything into them (DVD players, X-Box, Playstations, etc.) The only exceptions are cabins where DVD players are provided (usually suites).
answered 10 months ago
by
NCLSTAFF28
 - Miami
answer 2
None, the TV's do not have any AV jacks and there are no radios or iPod type bases either.
Top 10 Contributor
Top 10 Contributor
answered 10 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
Question

There are 3 of us staying in a mid-ship balcony room. Will there be enough chairs on the balcony for 3?

asked 10 months ago
by
Anonymous
on Norwegian Sun
2 answers
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answer 1
In the past, there have been only 2 lounge chairs. But there is usually a straight back chair and ofen an ottomon/stool and we've had no problem using those on the balcony. TIght, but do-able.
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Top 500 Contributor
answered 1 month, 2 weeks ago
by
Kartruc
 - Fremont, CA
answer 2
Of the NCL ships we've cruised on the mid-ship balconies only had 2 chairs and no room for a third.There us a chair or small otterman in the room which someone could use to sit by the door though.
Top 10 Contributor
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answered 10 months ago
by
Bob806
 - NJ
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