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5,204 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,542
Very Good
1,232
Average
747
Poor
353
Terrible
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Just returned from my 20th or so cruise (lost count really). We selected Carnival again as we always get a good cruise ... Read more
I'll start by saying this was my 8th cruise, 4the with Carnival. This was the first one that I felt I did not get what ... Read more
Sunshine Cruise pinksugar
02/15
We left out on a Sunday, Feb. 15th on the Sunshine. There was 4 of us in our family. Myself, my husband, and our 2 ... Read more
02/15
We have been on a lot of different ships, including a few Carnival ships. The food selection and quality on the ... Read more
02/15
To start out this was our 12th cruise with Carnival, so I am only comparing this cruise with our other Carnival ... Read more

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Overall the cruise was fine. It was crazy getting there. Note to self… when flying down from Boston in February ... Read more
The Glory is Glorious! kylebcruiser
02/15
This was our 7th cruise, 6th on Carnival, but first cruise in 10 years. The entire Carnival cruise experience is light ... Read more
No more Carnival for me! cruisingfromcanada
02/15
We just returned from our 4th cruise with Carnival and our 7th cruise overall. We sailed on the Splendor. We chose ... Read more
Unimpressive bonniebryan1@hotmail.com
02/15
1st time to book with Carnival, was really looking forward to this cruise and every aspect of it was terrible from the ... Read more
Is a family vacation really a vacation? Aboard the Carnival Pride it actually is! My husband and I have been on several ... Read more

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I chose this particular cruise because we wanted to try the "Sunshine". I knew it was pretty new and has all the ... Read more
We had such a wonderful time on our first cruise without our kids in 3 years. We were definitely not disappointed with ... Read more
Victory Debraoh
Not rated
02/15
4 day cruise from 2-12 to 2-17. My husband and I had a great time. We are VIP so on the boat first, room ready (7348) ... Read more
02/15
This was my 3rd cruise with the previous two being on another commonly considered more upscale cruise line (RC). I read ... Read more
02/15
Booked this cruise as a last minute, really need to get away trip. We've been on the Pride over 10 years ago so knew ... Read more

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We've cruised many times on differently quality ships and to different areas like the Pacific Coast, Alaska, Caribbean, ... Read more
First the likes: Very easy to get on and off the ship. We liked the airport check-in. Rooms stewards were awesume. Very ... Read more
02/15
This was a first cruise for my 16 year old daughter and myself. We don't vacation often so this was a treat for us. ... Read more
Too Crowded! morena2003
02/15
Sailed on the Carnival Sunshine 2/15/2015 to Nassau and Grand Turk Pros: Beautiful ship (I have sailed on the ... Read more
We sailed on our fourth Carnival cruise on Feb 5th out of Port Canaveral. Embarkation was faster than we had ever ... Read more

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02/15
Was waiting in anticipation to see how Carnival was since it had been years since our last Carnival cruise. I was ... Read more
Not rated
02/15
We are long-time Carnival cruisers and enjoy sailing with Carnival. Therefore, I want to say that the staff and crew ... Read more
Up until this point, I had only cruised with Carnival. I have had some good experiences, and others that have been ... Read more
This was our 8th cruise and the food was the best yet, But the quality of the shows have really gone down hill. ... Read more
Last week was our family's first cruise. We have traveled to Mexico and Europe on our own before, but we opted for a ... Read more

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