Norwegian Joy Refurbishments REVEALED

Norwegian Joy New Spa Thermal Suite

Norwegian Joy Refurbishment Highlights REVEALED! #4 is … interesting

Norwegian Joy was recently refurbished! We SHOW you in detail the Norwegian Joy refurbishment highlights for the Thermal Suite, Haven, Vibe Beach Club, and the Observation Lounge!


Norwegian Joy underwent a major refurbishment, featuring an expanded thermal suite, enhancements to the Vibe Beach Club, and updates to The Haven. The thermal suite offers various amenities including loungers, saunas, steam rooms, and sensory showers. The Vibe Beach Club now has more seating and private cabanas, while The Haven features expanded three-bedroom suites. Despite concerns about changes to the observation lounge, it remains spacious and popular among guests.

The refurbishment of Norwegian Joy is like giving an old house a complete makeover, adding new rooms, updating existing spaces, and maintaining its charm.

What you’ll see in this video

  • 🚢 Norwegian Joy underwent a significant refurbishment, introducing expansions and updates to various onboard amenities.
  • 🛁 The thermal suite received a major upgrade, becoming the largest in the fleet, offering a range of relaxation options including loungers, saunas, steam rooms, and sensory showers.
  • 🏖️ The Vibe Beach Club was expanded, featuring more seating and private cabanas, providing an enhanced experience for sun worshippers.
  • 🏡 The Haven, a luxurious ship within a ship complex, saw enhancements including expanded three-bedroom suites with additional amenities.
  • 🌅 Despite concerns about changes to the observation lounge, it remains spacious and continues to offer stunning views, along with snacks and beverages throughout the day.
  • 💆‍♂️ An IV drip station was introduced, offering customizable treatments for guests seeking quick nutrient delivery and relaxation.
  • 🗝️ The refurbishment aimed to address guest feedback and enhance popular areas of the ship, providing a more enjoyable cruise experience.
  • 🍹 The bar menu at the Vibe Beach Club offers unique options, while the Starbucks in the observation lounge provides convenient refreshments.
  • 🌊 The ship’s thermal suite, Vibe Beach Club, and The Haven offer exclusive experiences, catering to different preferences and needs of guests.
  • 🎉 Overall, the refurbishment aimed to improve guest satisfaction and elevate the onboard experience on Norwegian Joy.

Key Locations

  • Thermal Suite: A spa area offering various relaxation amenities such as saunas, steam rooms, and sensory showers.
  • Vibe Beach Club: An adults-only area on the ship featuring seating, private cabanas, and hot tubs.
  • The Haven: A luxurious ship within a ship complex offering spacious suites, dedicated services, and exclusive amenities.
  • Observation Lounge: A spacious area on the ship providing panoramic views, snacks, and beverages throughout the day.
  • IV Drip Station: A facility offering intravenous therapy for quick nutrient delivery and relaxation.


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*DISCLOSURE: We were guests of NCL on this cruise but paid for our own transportation, lodging, and all other travel expenses. The content is our own, and we were not paid for this cruise.

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