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37 Carnival British Columbia Cruise Reviews

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fivedaytrial
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2011
this was my first cruise ever , my fiance has also posted a review on here but i thought i would submit one from my point of view as well as i feel compelled to do so based on the experience i had . the pros : fast boarding ,decent food , ... Read more
Tankgirlxx
Member Since 2011
1 review
26 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My fiance and I did the Honolulu to Vancouver cruise on the Carnival Spirit April 2011. This was my second cruise and his first cruise.We flew into Honolulu a couple days early and stayed at the Ohana Waikiki West for 2 nights prior to ... Read more
ironpeddler
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2011
We just arrived home to Vancouver from Hawaii yesterday, and wanted to get this off while things are fresh in the mind. There was a foreshadow of this cruise not going smoothly when we never had our cabin number confirmed until we arrived ... Read more
lenlicla
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I found a great deal on The Carnival Splendor and thought we would go for it.  We have cruised on RCCL, Oceania, Disney, NCL and Carnival before so I was aware of the different levels of service and quality.  Even ... Read more
Tgianco
Member Since 2008
1 review
335 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This will be a short review. Needless to say, we were bummed that we weren't going to Mexico and contemplated cancelling, but we just wanted to get on the ship so badly. Boy, are we glad that we did. The ship is a biggie... well, at ... Read more

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GHN
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
43 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2009
Our cruise started on may 31 to Canada. There were 2 families of us. This was our 14th cruises.Pre -cruise - we stayed at GuestHouse International .This hotel offered very low price ($89 for one night plus tax).This is a very basic hotel, ... Read more
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up2early
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We are most thankful for the itinerary change from the Mexican Riviera to Canada.  Last October we embarked from thesame port at Long Beach aboard the Carnival Pride for a 7 day Mexican Riviera cruise.  While we did enjoy our ... Read more
wdlnds58
Member Since 2008
5 reviews
3 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We had originally planned to cruise the Mexican Riviera, but, the Swine Flu had other plans.  Due to our schedules, we decided to go anyway and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.  We traveled with young adults.We departed from Long ... Read more
lftrosebud
Member Since 2008
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2009
Left Sunday Morning  on what was supposed to be  a relaxing  7 day cruise.Well  hey we  took jackets and long pants  but  were unprepared for the wet snowflakes that graced our faces in Astoria!We got of ... Read more
boaterfan
Member Since 2009
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2009
Overall very happy with my 2nd Carnival cruise.  This ship is really family oriented, so if you have young kids (mine is 2) you're in great shape.  They have both Camp Carnival and a Splash Park area for kids, as well as the ... Read more

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cwistyred
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
176 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Unfortunately after taking such a great cruise and getting it for a price that can never be repeated AND having a balcony for the first time, well I am spoiled for any further trips. Rats.My Husband I have been on several cruises each and ... Read more
harlee3
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
311 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were supposed to go to the Mexican Riviera but headed north to three ports instead. Embarkation: was painless and efficient and we headed for the buffet on the lido deck and enjoyed a good selection of food that was prepared well and ... Read more
buddboy
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our 17th cruise our 7th on Carnival.  So, unfortunately we have many other ships to compare.  We, tried not to compare and just enjoy.  But, there was alot of unhappy people to listen to.   It starts at ... Read more
baseballmom2
Member Since 2008
1 review
335 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Our cruise left on Mother's Day, 5/10/09 and it was a little chilly in Long Beach! On this cruise was myself, my husband, my kids, 5 and 10 yrs. old, my sister and my mom. This was my 3rd cruise, my husband's 2nd, kids 1st, sister's ... Read more
daveco58
Member Since 2007
5 reviews
3,816 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Just back from my second trip on the Carnival Splendor.  I was on a two day Cruise to Nowhere in March.She is still beautiful.  I have reviewed her before, and gave in-depth information on the ship itself, so this review is just ... Read more

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hulabetty68
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed January 2008
Well this was my second cruise on the Paradise in 3 months - my 14th Carnival Cruise out of 19 cruises overall. I am lucky enough to be Platinum on my last 4 cruise, so some of the extra perks are great. We had a hired car dropping us off, ... Read more
pamwa8
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed January 2008
We just got home from our 5 night cruise on Carnival Elation. We flew into San Diego Monday morning and took a taxi to the ship, about 8-9$ fare for 4 of us. We arrived about 2pm, as we were taking our luggage out of our taxi, the ship's ... Read more
Kitty_B
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This is our third cruise with Carnival, and was even better than the previous two! We travelled with our four children (20, 19, 15 and 12), in three cabins. No lines on this cruise, straight on the ship at Los Angeles, straight onto the ... Read more
kroozer92
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Four first time cruisers here. We chose the Elation because we all live in San Diego and we received a great rate, we are best friends and all could get this time off at work. This was a 5 day cruise with stops in Cabo San Lucas and ... Read more
Romy40
Member Since 2006
8 reviews
755 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We are in our late 40's and took our 17 y/o son on this cruise for his high school graduation present. We drove to Long Beach, and easily found the Carnival parking garage. We arrived about 12:30 p.m. Embarkation was so fast, we were on ... Read more

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doittoit
Member Since 2006
1 review
117 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Getting on board was a snap, but thats where it stopped. Walked in and all you can smell is sewer! Couldn't get to rooms until 1:30 all ways blocked. Had to go up to Lido deck for lunch with carry on! No sewer smell, oh joy. Food ok, Fries ... Read more
nicegrizz
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My friend and I decided on the 4 night Carnival Paradise cruise because we both wanted to try cruising and this one offered the best value, since we live in California. We drove to port and found adequate parking for $12/day. Port ... Read more
BigBroncofan
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My wife and I went out on the Paradise on Sept. 4th (labor day) to Catalina and Ensenada. We have never been on a cruise before and wanted to test the waters before going on a long cruise tour to Alaska in the next year or so. We arrived ... Read more
jennnfrank
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I have taken this cruise on the 3 night version twice without my kids over the past 10 years. This was the first time taking the 4 night and we took our teenagers with us (ages 15 & 17). On Monday when we arrived at the terminal the ... Read more
C Anderson
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We boarded the Paradise on July 17th for a four day cruise to Catalina and Ensenada, Mexico. Boarding wasn't as easy as we thought it would be. We arrived a the Long Beach cruise terminal around 11:30am, a porter greeted us at our shuttle ... Read more

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