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Will a current COVID test be required if both vaccinations have been administered?

Asked by: Jimpoe
NCL recently updated their announced plans for health and safety requirements. All adult passengers now will be required to show evidence of having been fully vaccinated at least two weeks prior to the embarkation of their cruise.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2021-04-08

Does the Dawn have an observation deck similar to the Joy

Asked by: Krollsm
Unfortunately, no it doesn't. You can click on the Deck Plans link above to view the ship's layout. There are several lounge areas on the Dawn, but not a forward facing observation lounge as found on some other ships in the NCL fleet.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2021-04-08

Is there a Comedy club on board?

Asked by: breninbv
There is not a separate comedy club venue on the Dawn, but comedy acts frequently are scheduled for either the main stage or one of the lounges.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2021-04-27

What are the times for the evening entertainment in the Stardust Theatre? We are planning a Transatlantic cruise in late April 2022. Thank you!!!

Asked by: Liesel
The early show usually begins at 7:00 or 7:30, while the late show starts at 9:00 or 9:30. The Cruise Director will announce the times in the Freestyle Daily newsletter which will be delivered to your stateroom each evening with following day's schedule.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2021-01-21

Where is there nightly entertainment and dancing other than the show at the main theater?

Asked by: leb8680
Yes, there are several lounges which feature live music of several different genres. There will be dance parties on most evenings, either in the Atrium of on the Pool Deck. Check your Freestyle Daily newsletter or the Norwegian App on board for up-to-date details.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2020-07-17

Can you pre-purchase a SPA PASS for Entire Cruise ?

16 Night Transatlantic - NCL Dawn
Asked by: ccliff5
NCL may alter its rules and practices once cruising resumes, but prior to the suspension of cruising Spa passes needed to be purchased on board.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2021-01-20

What is PrivaSea?

We have a balcony room.
Asked by: aegrant2020
PrivaSea is a term NCL uses for cabins where the hull wraps around the balcony. It usually happens in the forwardmost cabins. There's a window-like gap of maybe 4 feet square left providing a view from the balcony. It limits your view somewhat, but provides more privacy than a normal balcony in that your neighbors can't see around it to see what you're up to on your balcony. You can look at the pictures of most ships to see what they look like from the outside. Pay attention to the forward cabins on either side of the ship. You can find a view from inside by going to the Breakaway Haven Forward Facing Penthouse. One of the pictures looks out at a PrivaSea balcony.
Answered by: Bstu19
Date published: 2021-03-09

How much does it cost to see a medical person on the ship? Like for sea sickness

I could not find any info online about medical help if needed
Asked by: Bethandmollie
Each NCL ship is equipped with a medical facility, and a doctor is on duty 24 hours a day. Unfortunately, NCL does not publish the rates for medical services and most costs are not covered by most health insurance plans. A visit to the medical facility for an issue such as sea sickness can run into hundreds of dollars. If you are concerned that you may need to visit the doctor while on board, it would be a good idea to look into purchasing travel insurance which specifically covers medical expenses.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2020-12-28

Is there an area to do your own laundry on board the Dawn cruise ship?

Asked by: Tegan
None of the ships in the NCL fleet include a self-service laundry for passenger use. Laundry and dry cleaning services are available through the ship's laundry service at prices comparable to those found at a land-based hotel. Around the middle of your cruise the ship also will offer a laundry special in which you can have one full bag of clothing laundered for a single low price.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2020-09-05

Do we need a COVID test or vaccine to board?

Asked by: Anonymous
In accordance with CDC guidelines, NCL has stated that passengers will be required to have a negative result on a Covid test administered within a few days prior to embarkation. The officers, staff, and crew also will be required to have received a complete round of Covid vaccinations. NCL has floated a trial balloon of requiring all passengers to be vaccinated, but that is still undetermined at present.
Answered by: TheTravelingMan
Date published: 2021-03-03
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