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5,132 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,506
Very Good
1,219
Average
741
Poor
343
Terrible
175
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1,181
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01/15
We had taken this cruise 1-1/2 years before and had a phenomenal time, so we had to do it again. We repeated a lot of ... Read more
Worst cruise ever patriciaedwards
01/15
Pool and hot tubs were cold. Toilet overflowed twice and they tried denying it and leaving us in a stinky nasty room ... Read more
Let me preface this review by saying that this was my 12th Carnival cruise, my DH’s 11th, and my girls’ 3rd ... Read more
Just returned from 5 day cruise on Triumph to Progreso and Cozumel. This is our 5th Cruise - all on Carnival. Traveled ... Read more
01/15
2nd timer cruiser, went with P&O once (Ocean view room). But this time we decided to go with Grand suite The room ... Read more

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We Want to Go Again teriwinkle
01/15
My husband and I were joined on the Carnival Victory by our daughter, her husband, and three grandchildren in ... Read more
We did our 16th Carnival cruise last week on the Sunshine, leaving January 10th from Port Canaveral. We were sadly not ... Read more
We sailed out of Miami on the Breeze Jan. 3rd. This was an eight night Eastern Caribbean cruise. We cruised on the ... Read more
01/15
We took a family Christmas vacation on the Carnival Sunshine. We had 4 adults and two children (9 and 6). Absolutely ... Read more
This was our 4th cruise with our family of 5 and the grandmothers and each cruise has been enjoyable. To get away from ... Read more

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Excellent trip! jessi2913
01/15
Traveling w/2 adults, 4 kids 20-16. Flew into Orlando, rented a car and drove to the Cape. Worked fine, but be ... Read more
New Year's Fun viking69
01/15
We traveled with our adult daughter and teenage grand-daughter. We had next door balcony staterooms on the Lido deck.. ... Read more
Triumph review baygirl2222
01/15
First time on the Triumph after many other cruises. Embarkation and Debarkation were fast and easy. Cabin 8427 was ... Read more
Ship needs some updating kathom@ctc.net
01/15
I have been on so many cruises, I cannot remember how many, 50+. Mostly Carnival. This was a very nice cruise. The ship ... Read more
We sailed on the Carnival Conquest December 2014 over Christmas and needless to say it was below par. Boat is ... Read more

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01/15
I will start this with I am not one to complain often however this cruise was not what I expected. This was my hubby ... Read more
Pride 1-4-15 hagges
01/15
Long time CC reader and finally doing a review. Will keep it short and specific. Our family of four was on this ... Read more
01/15
Firstly, let me say I am SO glad I did not let the negative reviews I read here prevent me from booking this cruise! I ... Read more
01/15
Our Family of 6 (us in our mid 40's and 4 kids ages 6-14) plus my parents cruised together on the Elation. We had 2 ... Read more
01/15
Well this was a cruise to remember. I had read lots of reviews about the décor on the ship to not be terribly ... Read more

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I will start by saying maybe my expectations were to high. But disappointment is all we had from the minute I stepped ... Read more
01/15
First off, I’d like to say that this was our 4th Carnival Cruise and the longest at 8 days. So far, the Liberty ... Read more
Had a nice time on the Carnival Pride enjoying the sun and warmth of the Caribbean. Left as scheduled out of Tampa on ... Read more
7 night Cruise out of San Juan, heading south. We, a group of 6, boarded the Valor on Dec 28th. We had 2 inside cabins, ... Read more
The beginning: An email the night before we sail - ship had medical emergencies and fog...would be late. Do not go to ... Read more

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