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5,021 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,451
Very Good
1,201
Average
723
Poor
333
Terrible
167
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We selected this cruise as a graduation present for my wife. When I asked her where she’d like to go, she said ... Read more
Not rated
12/14
First I would like to say that I am a repeat guest of carnival ( I am a gold member).  I just got off the ... Read more
Love the Liberty carwashman
12/14
The Liberty is a fine ship I have been on 8 different ships and I found the Liberty to be clean and well laid out. The ... Read more
This was our 17th cruise and 12th with Carnival. First time on the Valor. Found the whole process exemplary from check ... Read more
endorphin8
12/14
PREFACE: This is my first Trip Review, and unfortunately this ship was one of my very first where our experience with ... Read more

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12/14
Let me start by saying that even though this wasn't my favorite ship, it was still a great cruise! I'll start with the ... Read more
My wife booked this cruise at the last minute because the price was in our budget. We have cruised before and have ... Read more
12/14
This was a family vacation with 8 of us so I realize we are not all going to be happy all the time. I have cruised NCL ... Read more
Carnival Elation left New Orleans Dec. 8th. 2014. Check-in was a breeze and the cabins were ready for us. We stayed on ... Read more
12/14
This was my first time on Carniva Cruise Line and I have to say I enjoyed the "Fun ship" vibe. The Valor itself is a ... Read more

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Embarkation: Was smooth and took at most 30 minutes as we arrived a little later than usual (12:30ish). As mentioned in ... Read more
The Carnival Sunshine... Overall, our cruise was wonderful! We arrived at Port Canaveral between 10:00 - 10:30 a.m., ... Read more
Based upon previous reviews, I was unsure about what to expect aboard the Carnival Victory. I was happy that the ... Read more
12/14
Wife and I did the South Pacific 9 nights in March 2014 on the Spirit, and that was quite good. So we decided to take ... Read more
12/14
Booked under Early Saver terms, so I constantly checked fares and ended up saving around $560. Awesome! About a week ... Read more

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We flew into FLL on Friday night, rented a midsize car for $40 with specific drop off location near port of Miami with ... Read more
The Carnival Liberty was waiting for us on a spectacular sunny Floridian day. We arrived at 12:30 and parked at the ... Read more
12/14
we took off in Ft Lauderdale Fl on a 8 day cruise. Getting on the ship was good, our cabin was ready when we got on. ... Read more
This is not my first Rodeo; nor is it my first tequila. I most certainly won't be the last, either! New Orleans, my ... Read more
Lets Do it Again Wright House
12/14
Well what can we say. After 14 cruises (4 this year - our 5th with Carnival) Carnival Legend ticked all the boxes. ... Read more

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I am writing this review to reflect more on the ship and less on the ports. Day 1 Embarkation; Port Canaveral again ... Read more
12/14
I have cruised with Carnival before and had wonderful times so I was excited to share this experience with the first ... Read more
The Carnival Breeze is a beautiful ship!!! Gone are the days of the gaudy decor, colors, and interior designs on their ... Read more
Carnival Glory mikey's cruisin
12/14
Had a great time on this cruise. Would definitely do it again. Food was good and wait staff in the Platinum dining room ... Read more
Disappointed lesbob423
12/14
I have reviewed comments on Cruise Critic for a few years. I usually pay little mind to the negative reviews and figure ... Read more

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