Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares

Norwegian Cruise Line Announces Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase
Additional Shares

MIAMI, Dec. 27, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.
(Nasdaq:NCLH) ("Norwegian") announced today that the underwriters ofthe
previously announced secondary public offering of Norwegian's ordinary shares,
which was completed on December 9, 2013, have exercised in full their option
to purchase 3,300,000 additionalordinary shares from the selling
shareholders. The closing of the sale of the additional ordinary shares is
expected to take place on December 31, 2013, subject to customary closing
conditions.

Norwegian did not sell any ordinary shares in the offering and did not receive
any of the proceeds from the offering.

UBS Investment Bank and Barclays acted as bookrunners and the representatives
of the underwriters for the offering. Citigroup, Deutsche Bank Securities,
Goldman, Sachs & Co. and J.P. Morgan also acted as bookrunners for the
offering. Credit Agricole CIB, DNB Markets, HSBC, Nomura and SunTrust Robinson
Humphrey acted as co-managers for the offering.

A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with, and
declared effective on December 3, 2013 by the United States Securities and
Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). A copy of the registration statement can be
obtained from the SEC's website at www.sec.gov.

The offering is being made only by means of a written prospectus forming part
of the registration statement. A copy of the final prospectus relating to the
offering has been filed with the SEC and may be obtained by contacting:

UBS Securities LLC
Attn: Prospectus Department
299 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10171
(888) 827-7275

Barclays Capital Inc.
c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions
1155 Long Island Avenue
Edgewood, NY 11717
Barclaysprospectus@broadridge.com
(888) 603-5847

This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of
an offer to buy, nor will there be any sale of these securities in any state
or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful
prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such
state or jurisdiction.

About Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Cruise Line is a global cruise line operator, offering cruise
experiences for guests with itineraries in North America (including Alaska and
Hawaii), the Caribbean, Bermuda, the Mediterranean and the Baltic.

Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains "forward-looking" statements within the meaning of
the federal securities laws. All statements, other than statements of
historical facts, included in this press release that address activities,
events or developments that Norwegian expects, believes or anticipates will or
may occur in the future are forward-looking statements. These statements
include but are not limited to forward-looking statements about the proposed
offering of ordinary shares of Norwegian and the business of Norwegian. There
can be no assurance that actual results will not differ from those expected by
management of Norwegian. For more information concerning factors that could
cause actual results to differ materially from those conveyed in the
forward-looking statements, please refer to the "Risk Factors" section of the
registration statement on Form S-1 (as amended and supplemented), initially
filed by Norwegian with the SEC on November 20, 2013 and the information
included in subsequent amendments and other filings. These forward-looking
statements are based on and include Norwegian's expectations as of the date
hereof. Norwegian does not undertake any obligation to update or revise such
forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances that occur, or
of which Norwegian becomes aware, after the date hereof.

CONTACT: Andrea DeMarco
         (305) 468-2463
        
         AnneMarie Mathews
         (305) 436-4799

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