Norwegian Breakaway boasts an impressive stature, bringing life and romance to the seas with her industry first oceanfront promenade that is lined with alfresco bars and restaurants. She reflects the style and vibrancy of her year round home New York, and has an extraordinary 29 dining experiences for you to choose from. You’ll also find an amazing five-storey waterslide!
If you’d love to sail from the Big Apple to the pink sandy beaches of Bermuda during the spring or the tropical seas of the Caribbean, Bahamas and Florida during the winter, then look no further than Norwegian Breakaway.
The best place to be on Norwegian Breakaway is the Aqua Park that sits seventeen decks above the sea with a five multi-story waterslide, two swimming pools and four hot tubs for all ages to enjoy. You’ll also find that the Uptown Bar & Grill is located just off the Aqua Park so you can grab a refreshment or bite to eat before racing back to all the action of the water park.
If you can tear yourself away from the thrilling waterslides of the Aqua Park, take on challenge of the sea ropes or the climbing cage, or head to the Sports Deck for more heart racing fun that all the family can join in on.
You can laugh the night away with the renowned The Second City, a comedy troupe that has delighted audiences for over 50 years with their improvisational sketch shows, or watch Rock of the Ages, a Norwegian Breakaway exclusive and a five time Tony Award nominated sensation. Featuring magnificent rock classics such as “Don’t Stop Believin’,”We Built This City” and “The Final Countdown”, you’re sure to spend the whole show swaying and singing along in your seat.
A show that is not to be missed is the magical and imaginative performance from Cirque Dreams & Dinner Jungle Fantasy. You’ll see the mystical jungle backdrop brought to life by an international cast of soaring aerialists, contortionists, acrobats, jugglers and musicians for a spectacular performance.
Ballroom dancing from Burn the Floor brings a sizzling 45-minute extravaganza that will have you showing off your best Rumba or Cha-Cha moves. If your dance moves do need dusting off, take advantage of the dance and exercise classes offered from the amazing dancers performing in the show.
Howl At The Moon offers you something a little more upbeat with two musicians, two pianos, and the option for you to request your favourites songs of the 70s, 80s, 90’s and now, so you can sing and dance the night away at your heart’s content. Walk through the tunnel to the illuminated bar of Bliss Ultra Lounge or experience a whole different beat at Spice H2O, where you can let loose and dance under the stars.
Along with these outstanding shows there is a collection of amazing bars and lounges to choose from. The unique frozen chamber of the SVEDKA Ice Bar is made entirely from ice, with ice sculptures of the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty and Chrysler Building. An extensive cocktail list pays homage to New York City, Norwegian Breakaway’s year-round homeport.
You can choose to dine inside or outside on the Waterfront Promenade and choose whether you’d like to dress up or down with Norwegian Cruise Lines Freestyle Dining. With no fixed dining times or pre-assigned seating, you can simply follow your mood and see where the night takes you.
From steak, slow-roasted meats, seafood and home comforts, take your pick from one of the dining venues aboard. Choose to eat in the American Style Cagney’s Steakhouse or head on over to the Brazilian steakhouse of Moderno Churrascaria. The authentic and lively Japanese Hibachi restaurant of Teppanyaki is sure to have you on the edge of your seat as you watch skilful chefs prepare your food right before your eyes on the large steel grill. Perhaps you’ll be swayed by the seafood only restaurant of The Raw Bar, orient sauces and flavours of Shanghai’s Noodle Bar or the beautiful ocean views of the Café at the Atrium.
Of course you still have the option to dine in The Manhattan Room, Savour or Taste, Norwegian Breakaway’s three Main Dining Rooms that serve culinary delights to please every palate.
The dress code on board is all about 'Freestyle Cruising'; a concept pioneered by NCL, where you’re pretty much welcome to wear whatever you like. You will find the majority of passengers opt for an elegant casual approach for the evening but if you wish to dress up, you are more than welcome to do so.
Suitcases are collected the night before you return to port so don’t forget to pack an overnight bag with a change of clothes and any other essentials you may need.