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82 Carnival Boston Cruise Reviews

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nadinenurse1
Member Since 2009
1 review
45 forum posts
Sailed September 2013
Do not be afraid of this ship. I went last year for 4 nights and came back for 7. It was ust as good as last year and I had a great time. Our room was never bad, comfortable and very very quiet !. the food was good, never a issue. The ... Read more
beingatraveler
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
16 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was my first cruise with Carnival, I have previously sailed with Princess and Royal Caribbean, but generally select an itinerary, and a time frame and see who's going where I want to go at that time. We chose Carnival this time ... Read more
johnl4th
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 forum posts
This was an amazing cruise, the ship is absolutely gorgeous with the fun ship 2.0 features. The Port of Boston as usual did an amazing job helping us embark and was very quick indeed. Also the convenience to the port from the Northeast is ... Read more
Budget Queen
Member Since 2000
17 reviews
48,367 forum posts
Sailed July 2013
I travel frequently and found this cruise perfect for a short get away. This was cruise 81 for me, so coming from a different perspective. I am not looking for anything even remotely "perfect" which some people who travel less frequently ... Read more
jlajr
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
373 forum posts
Sailed July 2013
Note: The room I stayed in, 9201, is a 6K Scenic Grand Ocean View stateroom, but that category was not an option when I submitted this review. There is a world of difference between the 6J and 6K rooms. Well, actually only about 90 square ... Read more
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dogontheno11bus
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 forum post
Sailed July 2013
Most memorable: We went on the July 14-21 cruise. As it was our wedding anniversary, I booked a cake for the July 14 dinner. The dinner service was very slow. When he main entree was served, I asked the waiter about the cake. He was ... Read more
hillbilly1
Member Since 2005
2 reviews
49 forum posts
Although we normally cruise the Caribbean in the winter, my husband and I wanted something a little different, so we chose this itenerary for July as we had been to none of the ports, except Boston. Flew in a day early and hunkered down at ... Read more
bigdog1958
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
682 forum posts
We drove from Kingston, NY to Boston on the Morning of the 21st.(Sunday) We left approx. 7:15am and arrived at the Terminal at 11:00. I dropped off my wife and another couple with the bags and drove over to the Cell Phone lot for ... Read more
narrow56
Member Since 2012
4 reviews
736 forum posts
BACKGROUND INFORMATION My husband and I wanted to take another cruise. Carnival had some good deals, so we decided to try out our first Canada/ New England Cruise. I had previously been on 4 cruises, all to the Caribbean. HOTEL INFO We ... Read more
BaileysBoy
Member Since 2013
1 review
We took the cruise from Boston, MA, USA to St. John, New Brunswick and Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada on July 9, 2013 on the Glory. As Platinum level cruisers, those cruisers who took 10 or more cruises on Carnival Cruise Lines under the old ... Read more

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SPICEeeeyLoVer
Member Since 2013
1 review
It's my husband and I one year anniversary and we decided to take a cruise on Carnival Glory departing out of Boston on July 14th. Getting there: In celebration of our anniversary we headed up to Boston on the 12th. My dad was so gracious ... Read more
LunenburgLouie
Member Since 2013
1 review
5 forum posts
Carnival Glory - Canada / New England July 9 - 14 2013 Booking: Made through the Carnival website. The process was smooth, leading one through the variety of choices available. Picked the cabin using the provided deck plans. Printing ... Read more
R<3M2012
3 reviews
This is a very long yet detailed review of my experience in both Boston and on aboard Carnival Glory. It's my husband and I one year anniversary and we decided to take a cruise on Carnival Glory departing out of Boston on July 14th. ... Read more
CaribbeanBound
Member Since 2002
7 reviews
3,489 forum posts
Part I - Precruise A. Inception We chose the Carnival Glory since they were the only ship sailing to New England in July when we wanted to travel there. This is our first time on Carnival. We have previously sailed on Princess to Alaska, ... Read more
richstowe
Member Since 2010
9 reviews
4,322 forum posts
Just returned from our July 9th Glory cruise. We enjoyed the cruise in spite of heavy fog and many happy families with many kids who pushed occupancy to 120%. The food , staff ,cabins and entertainment were good and sometimes great. ... Read more

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Cathya65
Member Since 2013
1 review
We just got home from the 5 night Canada cruise out of Boston. We have both cruised numerous times and have traveled extensively using all inclusive resorts and guided tours throughout the world. I thought this was a great way to see this ... Read more
Kirklulu
Member Since 2013
1 review
We booked this family reunion cruise last August. There were 14 adults booked in 7 rooms on the Main floor (2) in oceanview rooms. Let me start by saying that all of our other cruises were with Royal Caribbean. We've avoided Carnival ... Read more
Love Boat Dream
Member Since 2006
5 reviews
1,128 forum post
Traveling: 2 ladies in mid 50's. This was my 37th cruise, it was my friends 3rd cruise. My 2nd on Carnival, her first. My last Carnival Cruise was 30 years ago. I am elite on Princess and diamond on Royal Caribbean. I also enjoy ... Read more
susea4000
Member Since 2010
1 review
118 forum posts
Mom is in her 70's and has been wanting to cruise - but not for many days, and no flying to ports. Carnival fit the bill, and securing a balcony to accommodate her smoking was reasonably priced. Embarkation- Mom used a mobility scooter ... Read more
RemiFaso
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
Sailed June 2013
This cruise was our first first cruise for my wife and I. We had no particular expectations as we neither read the reviews nor looked at the photos in depth. We chose it mainly because of the low price and the port of embarkation. ... Read more

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bedfordmom
Member Since 2008
6 reviews
833 forum posts
Not rated Sailed June 2013
We did the June 25 NE/Canada cruise from Boston; so this review is a little late. Since we are from the Boston suburbs, we were happy to drive the 20 minutes into town, park in the cell phone lot and be on the ship all within the hour. ... Read more
Sweetp9994
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 forum posts
Sailed June 2013
We traveled on the carnival glory in June of 2013, the trip left from Boston, ma and travelled to Canada. I traveled with my toddler who had just turned two a week prior to the cruise and my elderly parents, with my handicapped father. We ... Read more
D&beach&J
13 reviews
Sailed June 2013
We (Deb and Jack from Massachusetts) cruised with seven other family members from Boston to St. John, New Brunswick on June 30, 2013. This was a 4 night cruise. Our past cruise experience has been with Royal Caribbean (7), Celebrity (2), ... Read more
SP101
Member Since 2013
1 review
10 forum posts
What a great introduction to cruising on CCL! This is my first cruise, my wife's second. While the weather was terrible, the entertainment and activities aboard were just fine. We had a tiny porthole room for 4 on deck 2, and it was ... Read more
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kernie968
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
137 forum posts
What made this cruise exceptional was that Carnival called us at 6:30PM the night before we left and asked us if we would like to purchase an upgrade. We had purchased two rooms,one was in interior and the other was a ocean view. They ... Read more

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