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January 11, 2005

NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE - Profile

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CRUISE LINE & SHIP PROFILE:

Miami-based Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) is an international cruise company and industry innovator operating 10 ships to 140 ports around the world. NCL is the leader in round-trip seven-day cruising from U.S. and Canadian ports. Offering its popular Homeland Cruising program seasonally from Boston, Charleston, Los Angeles, New Orleans, Philadelphia, San Juan, Seattle and Vancouver, and year round from New York, Miami, Houston and Honolulu. NCL ushured in a new era of cruising when it introduced its innovatve Freestyle Cruising program. The program challenges the conventional model of cruising and is designed to meet the changing needs of today's cruise passengers. It offers NCL passengers a more relaxed, resort-style cruise product with complete flexibility and non-intrusive service of the highest standard. In addition, NCL in 2004 announced the launch of NCL America - the US flag brand under which all of it's US -flagged and US- crewed ships operate. NCL America ships, Pride of America and Pride of Aloha, offer an authentic Hawaii experience, with the great majority of the crew hailing from the islands and bringing their own very special Aloha Spirit onboard.

Ships In Fleet:

  • Norwegian Crown
  • Norwegian Dawn
  • Norwegian Dream
  • Norwegian Majesty
  • Norwegian Sea
  • Norwegian Star
  • Norwegian Sun
  • Norwegian Spirit
  • Norwegian Wind
  • Pride of Aloha
  • Pride of America

Destinations Served:

Customer Sales Policies:
Early Booking Incentives: Early Booking Fares
-Air/Sea Packages Available
-Ground Transfer Arrangements
-Advance Shore Excursion Bookings
-Single Occupancy Rates: 0-200%
-Minimum Age for Passengers: Minor must be accompanied by a passenger 21 yrs or older
-Minimum Age for Children: 6 months
-Reduced Third and Fourth Berth Fare
-Cancellation Penalty: 7 day cruises excluding Hawaii: 90-30 Deposit 29-8 50% 7 days or less 100%. 8-day cruise or more excluding Hawaii: 45-8 50% 7 days or less 100%. Garden Villa 45-30 50% 29 days or less 100%. Hawaii Cruises: 45-8 50% 7 days or less 100%
-Travel Insurance is available

Accepted Credit Cards:
-MasterCard
-Visa
-American Express
-Discover

Children/Families:

  • Reduced Cruise Rate (w/2 full-fare adults)
  • Air/Sea Program
  • Quad/Family Cabins
  • Babysitting
  • Baby Cribs
  • Arts & Crafts Classes
  • Sports Activities
  • Bridge Tours
  • Cartoons
  • Daily Newspapers
  • Escorted Shore Excursions
  • Games / Contests
  • Educational Programs / Classes
  • Children's Menus
  • Organized Parties
  • Children's Movies
  • Beach Parties
  • Children's Playroom
  • Organized Age Specific Daily Activities
  • Youth Counselors
  • Teen Counselors
  • Teen Centers or Disco
  • Children's Pool (just kids)
  • Kiddie's Pool (wading)

Special Programs/Facilities/Services:

  • Wedding/Honeymoons
  • Disabled/Wheelchair
  • Special Diets
  • Lean & Light
  • Seniors
  • Guest Lecturers/Educational Programs

Singles:
Single Supplement: Up to 200%

Golf:

  • Practice Driving Cage
  • Putting Greens
  • Golf Clinic/Lessons
  • Golf Packages

Individual Golf Excursions:
United States / Canada

Meetings & Conferences:

  • Audio Cassette Player
  • VCR
  • Television Monitor
  • Overhead Projector
  • Slide Projector
  • Projection Screen
  • Conference Room
  • Computer Equipment
  • Modem
  • E-mail
  • Conference Calling
  • Flip Charts / Easels
  • Fax Machine
  • Microphones
  • Podium
  • Printing Services
  • Photocopier
  • Meeting Coordinator

Spa Services/Faciliies:

  • Aromatherapy Treatments
  • Body Wraps
  • Mud Therapy
  • Ionithermie Treatments
  • Reflexology
  • Thalassotherapy
  • Massage
  • Facials
  • Manicures / Pedicures
  • Sauna
  • Steambaths / Steamroom
  • Whirlpool

Information Taken From CLIA

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Read A Review On The Norwegian Dawn

Posted by Denise at January 11, 2005 03:23 PM
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