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5,253 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,556
Very Good
1,245
Average
758
Poor
360
Terrible
178
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Exceeded expections Traveler joe
03/15
We are first timer's at cruising,not to traveling ,so we were not sure what to expect . Would we be bored? the answer ... Read more
Nice ship coondog99
03/15
The eight day Feb 20th departure on the Sunshine was our third Carnival cruise (Breeze ’13 and Fascination ... Read more
Great time isabelrios123
03/15
We went in a group of four it was me, my sister, my dad, and my stepmom. Embarkation day was simple and quick. When we ... Read more
I have sailed on a few other Carnival ships in the past. The Victory is not the newest or nicest but they make up for ... Read more
03/15
Just got back from our cruise on the Pride. The ship is gorgeous, very well kept and clean. The hallways are chopped up ... Read more

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Will still go back.... barbadosbeachbum
03/15
We sailed on the Valor a few years ago and had a great time. It seems that this time around, seeing as it's due for dry ... Read more
Carnival Sunshine: Prior to booking the cruise I read the reviews for this ship. Many were not positive, but, my wife ... Read more
We flew in a day early for the cruise in case we had any delays with the winter weather. We stayed at a hotel not far ... Read more
In all there were 17 of us! Ranging in age from 7 to 75. There was something for everyone. The service was wonderful ... Read more
Not rated
03/15
We have sailed Carnival in the past, a couple times on an Fantasy, once on Freedom and now on Victory. We have also ... Read more

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03/15
Went on my 7th cruise with Carnival. Rooms had to be corrected, group of 6 with 3 cabins, when I moved everyone around ... Read more
This was our first cruise, so we weren't sure what to expect. We chose Carnival out of Galveston because we live in ... Read more
We booked this suite because we were sailing with our two daughters and their families (total of four adults and six ... Read more
03/15
This is out first cruise with Carnival, we were looking for a quick getaway to get some sun and relax. Perhaps our ... Read more
03/15
First off, we found it to be a big waste of money buying Faster to the Fun. Upon arrival to the port (before 11:am) we ... Read more

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Great Time! PJ0815
03/15
I have read many reviews in the past but this is the first one I have written. My family have cruised several times, ... Read more
I read review after review before booking our trip. I was totally weary going with Carnival after hearing some of the ... Read more
This was my husband and my 16th cruise we left the bitter cold in PA and flew to Miami two days ahead of our cruise to ... Read more
Embarkation went without a hitch and our luggage arrived by 2:30pm to our stateroom. The Cruise Director Matt and all ... Read more
03/15
We just cruised on the carnival victory for 5 nights. overall the experience was good. The ship was busy and seemed ... Read more

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Great Sailing love Carnival patriciapharand
03/15
We heard very mixed reviews about the Carnival Valor and we were very happy. We were a family of 7 and booked 3 balcony ... Read more
03/15
We have cruised Disney, RCCL, NCL and Carnival in the past. It has been many years since we were on Carnival and were a ... Read more
Somewhat dissapointing Momof3boys21
03/15
This was our first Carnival cruise, we've cruised with DCL 2x prior. Rooms were nice, ours a bit loud as we were below ... Read more
We have went on 10 cruises now and I guess the cruise industry has spoiled us. The service on this ship was the worst ... Read more
03/15
This was my 6th voyage on the Imagination, my hubby's 5th. He decided he wanted to see the Superbowl on the ship and ... Read more

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