For years now, cruise goers around the world have been eagerly anticipating the arrival of Norwegian’s newest cruise ship, the Escape. Well, the wait is over. The Norwegian Escape is now offering itineraries out of its homeport in Miami, FL, and cruise goers couldn’t be happier!
While the many places this cruise ship is now visiting are exceptional, it’s the boat itself that’s the real standout. Being the newest (and largest) in Norwegian’s line, this cruise ship has been absolutely tricked out. Without question it offers more forms of entertainment, amenities and luxury than any of Norwegian’s other ships… And those other ships are certainly nothing to scoff at!
Now, if you’ve been eager to get a closer look at this amazing new ship, then you’ve come to the right place. Below, we’ve collected 24 pictures that show just how outstanding this ship really is! From the amazing Aqua Park above deck, to the stunning entertainment options below deck, there’s nothing about this amazing cruise ship that anyone would consider disappointing.
So, come take the tour with us! See for yourself why the Norwegian Escape has more than lived up to the hype; it has exceeded it!
1. New and Big
Not only is the Norwegian Escape the newest ship in NCL’s line, it’s also the largest.
2. The Central Hub
The three-story atrium is the central hub of this massive ship, providing easy access to restaurants and clubs in a charming setting.
3. Time To Party
But with everything that’s going on up on deck, you’ll definitely want to spend as much time outdoors as possible!
4. Aqua Park
We are, of course, taking a closer look at the ship’s aqua park, which easily bests the other water slides on other NCL ships!
5. Kid’s Stuff
The little ones won’t feel left out aboard the Escape, because there’s also a kid’s version of the aqua park they can enjoy.
6. More Chill Time
Of course, the pool in the water park isn’t the only game in town. Head over to deck 16 to visit the Escape’s main pool.
7. Get Active
Those who like to stay active while they’re cruising the seas will enjoy the Escape’s massive ropes course.
8. Walk The Plank
If you really want a thrill, then you can step out on the plank, which is attached to the ropes course.
9. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Below the ropes course is where you’ll find the mini golf course, which is themed after the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
10. Adult Beverages
Do you want to feel like a cheeseburger in paradise? Then a visit to the ship’s Margaritaville is just what the doctor ordered!
11. Fancy Dining
If you head back to the ship’s atrium, you’ll find one of the ship’s fanciest dining establishments, Le Bistro, which serves amazing French cuisine.
12. Beer O’Clock
Fans of beer (and really, who isn’t?) will find a lot to love in the District Brewhouse, which owns the distinction of being the first floating brewery.
13. Have A Laugh
Need to unwind and laugh a little bit? You’re sure to appreciate the rotating cast of standups at Headliner’s Comedy Club, then!
14. The Big Show
When you’re really ready to be entertained, then you can check out one of the Broadway-style shows that will be happening at the 900-seat Escape Theater.
15. A Classy Affair
One thing you’re sure to enjoy aboard the Escape is the ship’s own Supper Club, which will be putting up tremendous and intimate performances.
16. Main Dining With Flair
Now, you don’t have to dine at the niche restaurants. Instead, you can hit up one of the Escape’s three main dining rooms. Above, you’re taking a look at Manhattan.
17. You Can’t Win…
If you don’t play! The ship’s casino, which also includes access to the Skyline Bar, is located around the atrium
18. A Friendly Game
When you don’t feel like gambling, you can always hit up O’Sheehan’s Bar & Grill for some pub fare, brews and a game of pool.
19. A Miami Throwback
The Escape pays homage to its home port of Miami with its own recreation of the former Miami landmark, The Tobacco Room.
20. World-Class Spa
The Norwegian line is known for the quality of its spas, but the one aboard the Escape may be Norwegian’s best yet!
21. A Haven
When you want the best accommodations aboard the Escape, you’ll want to book one of the absolutely amazing Haven Suites.
22. Private Oasis
In addition to the tremendous suite, those staying in the Haven area get access to their own personal lounges and pool area.
23. The Staterooms
Even if you just book one of the Escape’s many staterooms, though, you’re sure to be impressed by the amenities and attention to detail.
24. So Much More
We’ve only touched the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the thing that the Norwegian Escape offers. If you want to see it all, then you’ll just have to book a cruise on this tremendous ship for yourself!