Review of Norwegian Jade deck 12 (Kids-Teens-Spa-Lido-Pool)
Garden Cafe & Kid’s Cafe (418 seats indoor buffet restaurant, complimentary; has a special, kids-dedicated area with smaller chairs and tables; Early Breakfast 5:30-7 am, Breakfast 7-11 am, Lunch 12-3 pm, Dinner 5:30-9:30 pm)
La Cucina (fka Papa’s Italian Kitchen, 128 seats) is the Italian specialty restaurant (reservations-only, cover charge US$15 PP, kids charged a full cover). The Cucina restaurant is open between 5:30-9:30 pm and has large tables. The NCL Jade’s Italian dining experience is marked by a casual atmosphere and large portions (perfect for family dinners) and traditional Italian fine wines and gourmet cuisine specialties – pizzas, pastas, seafood, classic salads, freshly baked breads, desserts (including ice cream).
The Great Outdoors (198 seats outdoor buffet restaurant, complimentary, Breakfast 8:30-11:30 am, Lunch 12:30-2:30 pm, snacks 3-5:30 pm)
Topsiders Bar & Grill (capacity 328 seats, serves the nearby hot tubs and the sunning area; opens 7 am, complimentary). At this bar’s opposite end, each day on NCL Jade from 12-1:30 pm are offered complimentary poolside barbecues.
Library (22 seats)
Card Room (28 seats)
Body Waves Fitness Centre (open 6 am-11 pm, gym, complimentary aerobics and fitness classes, Pilates and Yoga are at surcharge)
NCL Jade’s Ying & Yang Spa complex (at surcharge; has Mandara Spa, Beauty Salon, treatment rooms, saunas, steam rooms, adults-only pool with 2 Whirlpools)
Waikiki Beach Pool (outdoor family pool with Waterslide, 144 lounges, 328 deckchairs, Table Tennis; swimming pool served by Topsiders Bar; 4 Whirlpools)
Sapphire Kid’s Pool (outdoor pool with slides, paddling pool)
Tree Top Kid’s Club (lounge area for kids between 2 and 12 yo, capacity 43; has PlayStations, WII, 6 PCs, indoor kids play area)
Video Games Arcade (37 arcades)
Wipe Out Teen’s Lounge & Disco Club (capacity 60, for the NCL’s Entourage teen programme; has air hockey, video games, Playstations, jukeboxes, dance floor).