Self serve laundry on NCL Epic?

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#2
New York, NY, USA
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Joined Jul 2000
There are no self-service laundry facilities on ANY NCL ship. They used to have such facilities on a few ships but several years ago, they closed them all down.
#3
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Joined Apr 2001
To the best of my knowledge, of the major mass marketed cruise lines, you won't find self-service laundries on NCL, RCCL, Celebrity and the newer ships on HAL. Only Princess, Carnival and HAL's ships built before Zuiderdam have them. There also were self-service laundries on QM2.
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#4
NJ
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Joined Mar 2008
This is something I wish NCL would bring back so I could pack less.
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#5
Virginia, USA
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Joined May 2007
Having the laundry is a big plus for me, too. Looks like the trend of all lines is away from them, unfortunately. Heard that the maintenance is a problem and bet they make more money from laundry fees. Plus doing away with laundries gives them more cabins to sell.
All pluses for the cruise lines and not for me.
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#6
Kentucky
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Joined Feb 2004
As stated above, no self-service facilities onboard any NCL ship. Look for the Bag Special ($24.95) and cram everything you can into the bag.
#7
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Joined Apr 2001
At least Platinum Latitudes members get a free bag of laundry. That helps.
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NCL: Norway, Leeward (2), Star (3), Sun, Jewel (3), Gem (3), Spirit (2), Epic, Dawn, Breakaway. Total: 18 cruises
Celebrity: Zenith, Galaxy, Century (2), Mercury, Millennium (4), Constellation (2), Summit(2). Total: 13 cruises
RCCL: Brilliance (2), Vision (2), Enchantment (4), Voyager (2), Liberty (2), Navigator (2), Explorer (2), Majesty, Monarch(2), Jewel, Mariner, Independence, Freedom, Legend, Grandeur. Total: 25 cruises
Princess: Grand (2), Caribbean (2), Crown (2), Diamond, Dawn, Ruby. Total: 9 cruises
Cunard: QM2 (4). Total: 4 cruises
Renaissance: R2. Total: 1 cruise
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MSC-Divina. Total: 1 cruise
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