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4,873 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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705
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317
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09/14
I have been sailing on the carnival for several years now. I have also sale that all of the other lines. I have to say ... Read more
I booked this cruise to surprise my husband for his 50th birthday.This was our 4th time sailing on the Sensation, our ... Read more
Parking and Security:  This was our second cruise on the Pride and second departure from Baltimore. We arrived at ... Read more
We booked our cruise on the Carnival Elation at the last minute for Spring break 2011. We drove to the port of Mobile ... Read more
09/14
We were a family of 4 that traveled on the sunshine I will start out with the good things first... The cruise director ... Read more

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If you have nothing to compare it to...you will enjoy it. If you have cruised before on better quality lines, you won't ... Read more
09/14
Carnival Sunshine had many problems during our sail time.......Here is the list. CONS.... *Marketplace very hot, was ... Read more
09/14
My husband and I have been sailing with carnival for several years . This was our 7 Th. cruise and we have always ... Read more
A little background:  This was our second cruise with Carnival. We have been on 7 cruises total- 2 with Carnival ... Read more
Would like to start off by saying this is my 11th cruise with Carnival and my first time on the Freedom. Will try to be ... Read more

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we had 23 people in our group, and all had a blast! Ship activities were fun, comedians were funny, stage shows were ... Read more
09/14
Anyone that had anything negative to say has that right, BUT I TOTALLY DISAGREE! This was our 15th cruise on Carnival. ... Read more
Overall an OK cruise hockeycoachjim
09/14
Ok here is my first review so bear with me as I get acclimated to the process!!! I am going to cut to the chase ... Read more
Sensational Christmas Cruise TheCriuseDirector
09/14
On the cold, but sunny December 22nd, 2013, myself, my parents, my grandparents, my aunt and uncle, and my 2 cousins ... Read more
Good cruise kaross
09/14
Our family of four, 13 year old girl and 10 year old boy took our first family cruise together. We stayed the night ... Read more

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09/14
Let me start my review with how grateful I am to have an opportunity to cruise from Charleston. This is our fifth ... Read more
Perfect vacation jaxchris
09/14
We had perfect weather for our 8 day cruise to Aruba, Curacao and Grand Turk and had an awesome vacation. We chose to ... Read more
Great, great time! raperez129
09/14
This was our second family cruise. Our children are 18, 8 and 6. At first I was worried that our 18 year old would not ... Read more
09/14
We are experienced cruisers pushing 30 cruises with Celebrity and probably 5 others on Disney, Carnival, MSC, Oceania, ... Read more
We decided to book this cruise because it was a 7 night cruise with 5 ports of call and only 1 day at sea. We arrived a ... Read more

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This was my 2nd and last cruise on the Sunshine. I sailed her in January, and it was just okay. This time was ... Read more
Horrible!!!! rochandre4
09/14
I cruised on the Carnival Splendor in March 2014 0 It was exceptional no complaints at all! The Fantasy - HORRIBLE ... Read more
Carnival fits our needs perfectly BudgetConsciousCruiser
09/14
We sailed on the Carnival Glory Eastern route out of Miami in April 2014. My husband, myself and our 14 year old son as ... Read more
If a humid rooms, sewer smelling hallways, drunks and bland food is your game then this ship has it in spades! This is ... Read more
Before I review the wonderful cruise on the Carnival dream, I want to be sure that our readers know that during the ... Read more

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