Norwegian Cruise Line®:
This sparkling cruise ship is the perfect choice for year-round cruises from New York, taking guests on cruises to the Bahamas, Florida, the Caribbean, up the coast of Canada, and New England. 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, or unwind at the spa. Accommodations range from the luxurious multi-room or romantic suites, to spacious and affordable staterooms.
Bali Hai Bar & Grill
Enjoy grilled favorites like burgers and hot dogs, with an oceanview on the side, at this hot air ballon-themed bar and grill. The bar itself is styled as a balloning basket, complete with sandbags, ropes, and a rattan front.
Enjoy casual dining to suit every taste in this 24-hour eatery. From salads to sliders, come as you are and eat as you like after a night out or before your day begins.
Steak is the standard at this American-style steakhouse. Select from choice cuts of perfectly prepared Black Angus, like a traditional T-bone or tender Prime Rib. Your mouth will water, so sip your favorite cocktail in anticipation. And don’t forget to order made-from-scratch jumbo crab cakes and a side of truffle fries.
Made-to-order action stations, always-changing menu options, a fresh salad bar and a dessert bar make the Garden Café way more than a traditional buffet.
Grand Pacific Main Dining Room
A grand dining room inspired by the first class dining rooms from the Matson Liner ships that sailed the Pacific in the early 20th century. Artwork around the room will be inspired by the exceptional menu covers from the Matson Line.
Enjoy al fresco dining at the spacious Great Outdoors Buffet, with many choices that will surely keep you coming back for more. You can also order wine, beer, and a full selection of cocktails at the covered outdoor bar.
Enjoy a selection of frozen coffees, espressos, cappucinos, teas, and fresh baked pastries and cookies.
La Cucina Italian Restaurant
Traditional, tasty, and molto Italiano. Enjoy pasta with a choice of seven savory sauces in a casual atmosphere. There are also crispy fresh salads, pizza, authentic Italian desserts, a fine wine list, and espresso drinks to top off the meal.
Le Bistro French Restaurant
Le Bistro is NCL's signature French restaurant, offering both nouvelle and classic French cuisine. Inspired by the Pacific Islands, Le Bistro's ornate design and artwork is a feast for the senses.
Magenta main Dining Room
The ultra-modern design, contemporary artwork, and spectacular ocean views found in this sleek and sophisticated dining room, are the perfect complement to the lighter menu.
If you're looking for a unique experience, this authentic Brazilian steakhouse is a must. Start with an impressive salad bar of imported cheeses, olives, cured meats, ceviche, and specialty salads. Be sure to save room for the delicious skewers of slow-roasted meats including beef, pork, lamb, and chicken - all carved tableside by the pasadores.
Orchid Garden Asian Restaurant
This unique dining complex offers three Asian specialty restaurants in one. Enjoy the Thai/Chinese/Japanese restaurant with a fusion menu. Savor freshly prepared nigiri, maki, or temaki at the Sushi Bar. Or sit around a lively shared table at the authentic Japanese hibachi restaurant as the skillful chef slices, chops, and grills your meal right before your eyes.
The very first pizza delivery service at sea is offered 24 hours a day aboard Norwegian Gem. The pizza team is happy to deliver a piping hot pie, homemade with your favorite toppings, directly to your table, stateroom, or your favorite bar or lounge. Just ask your server or call room service to place your order.
Bliss Ultra Lounge & Night Club
A lounge inspired by all things spherical and out of space. Night and day, this hip, high-energy complex has its own four-lane bowling alley and plasma TVs.
Gem Club Casino
Award-winning and always exciting, the casino onboard has the action you are looking for with your favorite slots and table games, including live poker. And if you're new to gaming the friendly Casino Manager can introduce you to personalized instruction with one of the seasoned, professional staff.
Magnum's Champagne & Wine Bar
Sip your favorite champagne and wine in this upscale Art Deco lounge, inspired by Charles Rennie Mackintosh's design elements from the Art Nouveau era.
Maltings Beer & Whiskey Bar
This traditional English pub, with English pool and large screen TVs, features a contemporary bar area with a background reflecting the production of beer.
Shakers Martini & Cocktail Bar
Happy hour never ends at this Art Deco-inspired bar. With a large screen behind the bar depicting graphic silhouettes, this will be a popular spot to meet new friends and share stories over a cool cosmopolitan.
Panoramic views make this location the place for parties and informal meetings. The stage can also be used as a dance floor.
It's show time, and there's a really big show waiting for you at the Stardust Theater. A stunning two-story main show lounge headlines the best entertainment at sea. The Stardust can also be used for large-group meetings by day.
Located poolside at the Tahitian Pool, Topsiders is a full bar in close proximity to ample sunning areas and hot tubs, and the perfect place to enjoy cool libations and soft drinks.
Other Areas of the Ship
Stroll through Norwegian Gem's art gallery, where you can purchase original works of art for sale by a wide range of well-known artists.
Shoot hoops, join a pick up game, or play tennis at the enclosed, outdoor Basketball/Volleyball/Tennis Court.
Body Waves Fitness Center
There are numerous ways to stay in shape while on board. The Body Waves Fitness Center is open daily with a full-service gym and aerobics/fitness classes.
Business Center & Meeting Rooms
Norwegian Gem's meeting room area features various individual rooms which can be used together or separately.
Corona Cigar Club
Step into the world of rolled premium cigars, cognacs, and spirits at the Corona Cigar Club. This is one place where it is completely acceptable to light up in public.
No matter how far you are from home, having access to the internet is always nearby at the Internet Café. The café can also be used as a computer lecture and training center.
If being pampered is your idea of a vacation, the Mandara Spa is for you. It's a full service beauty salon and spa offering a wide range of beauty and spa treatments designed to relax and rejuvenate you.
Come on by for a refreshing swim, or a delicious cocktail. The Tahitian Pool is flanked by Topsiders Poolside Bar, The Grill, plenty of deck space, hot tubs, and more.
You'll find a well-stocked selection of things to read with all the elegant trimmings a good library deserves.
The kids' pool is just right for pint-sized splashing, playing, and paddling. The pool also has additional fun features.
The Leopard Lounge
Teenagers can enjoy a cool lounge filled with people their own age. They will have a blast with video games, movies, music, and other things teens like.
Stop by the video arcade and capture a few aliens, win a car race, play pinball, and fly a fighter jet. Anything is possible.