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5,209 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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We sailed on our fourth Carnival cruise on Feb 5th out of Port Canaveral. Embarkation was faster than we had ever ... Read more
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
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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

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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
Carnival Valor sunedaze2@aol.com
02/15
My husband and I wanted to see the ports of call the Valor has on their Southern Caribbean cruise. We splurged for an ... Read more
Great Value! travelalotvan
02/15
My family consists of me, my husband and 2 boys, aged 7 and 10. Travel from Vancouver airport to Port of Miami was a ... Read more
WORST CRUISE EVER russn2635
02/15
On December 27 our family boarded the carnival fantasy for a new years cruise. This was about my 8 time on the fantasy ... Read more
I just returned from my 5th cruise (all with Carnival) and it was another wonderful experience. I made it to the Gold ... Read more

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I am new to Cruise Critic but wanted to post about my latest 7 day cruise to the Eastern Caribbean and give some ... Read more
02/15
The main problem with Carnival's Fantasy is that it thinks it's 1975. The entertainment was music and comedians mired ... Read more
Let me start by saying I was not a big Carnival fan. Was on the Sensation a few years ago, realizing it was an older ... Read more
02/15
Cruise Line: Carnival Ship: Glory Cabin: 6393 Cabin Type: Exterior Dates: July 26-August 2, 2014 Embarkation Port: ... Read more
02/15
We started our trip on Fri., 2/6/15, by staying at the EconoLodge in Charlotte, NC. Approx $50/night with free parking ... Read more

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02/15
I'm going to try to write this with tons of information that I know I'd appreciate. ** before cruise, purchase plastic ... Read more
Carnival Breeze - 1/31/15 - The Good, The Not So Good, The Ugly We are four time Carnival cruisers. This would be our ... Read more
I am going to attempt to summarize our issues with our latest cruise. Before I do, I would like to mention that this ... Read more
Aging Conquest randall_nd
02/15
After cruising on a ship right before dry dock a year ago, and being disappointed, we made sure to select one that has ... Read more
3 Generations sailorgal28
02/15
I took my daughter and grand daughter on the 5 day cruise out of Tampa. We were celebrating my daughters 28th birthday. ... Read more

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Carnival Pride - Be Warned StPeteCruiser5400
02/15
I traveled with my sister, her husband and my daughter. We have all cruised before on Carnival ships. 1. Do not stay ... Read more
My family, which includes my husband and my nine year old son, enjoy taking our vacation during the cold winter months ... Read more
02/15
We had our first cruise on the Carnival Freedom ship in Jan. 2015. My brother was married on the ship in port at Fort ... Read more
What an awesome cruise. Our group comprised of 4 adults and my 3 ½ yr old son, we did this cruise at the end of ... Read more
We used Eric for van shuttle service for our party of 8. He charged $10 per person each way 504-382-3700. He was ... Read more

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