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4,929 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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713
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325
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Destiny Is Ruined stupidusrname
10/14
Embarkation was great, but we're Platinum so no waiting. Dining room food was awful, raw meat loaf one night and most ... Read more
Not Too Bad kmp546
10/14
We just returned from our 8 days on the Breeze and it wasn't everything I expected, but we enjoyed it for the most ... Read more
We enjoyed it maite_ibarra
10/14
Our family of 5, with 6 years old triplets (two girls an a boy), took our first cruise as a family. This was the ... Read more
Do your shopping oicanob5
10/14
I regret to say that the cruise I just returned from today was disappointment. I'll start with the good. The adult ... Read more
Background: My friends and I do a guys cruise each year, and for the last five years it has been on Carnival. This ... Read more

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Ok so i am new at writing reviews and am just going to list things in the order that this site asks what they are ... Read more
This was supposed to be a beautiful begining to our life together. Yes it was a short three day on an older ship, but ... Read more
Had a great trip that was booked on such short notice. I am not a Carnival fan so this trip turned out better than ... Read more
The ship was great we loved the lay out especially the way the movie screen was on the lido deck, where you could lay ... Read more
10/14
I have never been on a Carnival cruise before, but I have been on a several other cruise lines. This cruise was ok. ... Read more

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My family just returned from a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise on the Sunshine (9/27-10/4), it was a GREAT trip! Like ... Read more
Never again!!! Renee T
10/14
So excited, our 6th cruise , first time on Carnival . Party of 4 adults and two children, our daughter 12 & son ... Read more
Noisy Cabin! nmikha
10/14
The ship itself is very nice, so I had very high hopes for a great cruise. I knew I definitely wanted a balcony room ... Read more
Imagination eduarditos517
10/14
So I just got of the ship. did a 4 day cruise to Catalina & Ensenada. This is our 15 cruise. Basically you get ... Read more
My wife and I were recently lucky enough to take our first trip by ourselves, and we chose the Valor. We have been ... Read more

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10/14
We went on the new CCL Sunshine in March of 2014 out of New Orleans. We were only like the 3rd cruise from NOLA on the ... Read more
09/14
I must say that I have been to Alaska on 4 other cruises 3 with Carnival and 1 with a sister ship and I have always ... Read more
We traveled on the Carnival Magic to Mahogany Bay, Belize and Cozumel in September. Embarkation was a breeze. I really ... Read more
The kids (9 & 14) come to visit every summer, and this year we surprised them with a cruise! This was also hubby's ... Read more
Booked this wonderful 7 day western Caribbean on the Carnival Magic. This was our first time on the Magic and had high ... Read more

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09/14
Our family of three took this cruise to celebrate our daughter's 21st birthday. We've cruised Disney and Royal ... Read more
We recently went on a cruise on the Carnival Paradise and over all the cruise was good but not great. I will attempt to ... Read more
09/14
We loved the Sunshine! Embarkation: Port Canaveral is a great port to sail from. The embarkation/disembarkation ... Read more
First off let me say I had a great time. You make the cruise your way. We traveled with friends and had adjoining ... Read more
09/14
I realize I'm reviewing a 2 year old cruise, but that's the last cruise we went on! The Elation needs to be ... Read more

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