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4,976 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,427
Very Good
1,193
Average
719
Poor
327
Terrible
165
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4,976
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First-Time Cruisers
1,304
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Romantic Cruises
1,157
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
437
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Lacking TMW67
10/14
This was our first time leaving from Jaxport & cruising on the Fascination.We arrived Jaxport at 1:30 & it took ... Read more
10/14
Embarkation was quick even though there were long lines. Disembarking was relaxing because they did not force you to ... Read more
Breeze vs Allure Bitburner
10/14
Rooms: We picked the least expensive room on both Allure and Breeze. • Allure was much larger with a couch ... Read more
10/14
This being my second Carnival Cruise, I've learned to not expect anything more than you pay for and that is my ultimate ... Read more
Carnival Dream vickymenne@yahoo.com
10/14
Our cruise was excellent - could not have asked for more!! This was our 13th cruise, but first time in a balcony. We ... Read more

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We were so excited for our first family cruise, but there was not much to be excited about once on board. We had so ... Read more
I'll keep my review short. This ship has NO organization at all. They did not put bands on kids at muster drill (huge ... Read more
Best Cruise Ever bigmoromom
10/14
Enjoyed a relaxing 16 day repositioning cruise from Vancouver, BC around Hawaii and back to Long Beach, Ca. Cruised ... Read more
10/14
Just returned from our cruise on the valor. Had a wonderful cruise. Food on board the ship was the best I've had on any ... Read more
Just back from our wonderful 4 day cruise on the Carnival Sensation. We left rainy Kentucky on Saturday, 10/11; stayed ... Read more

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10/14
We have just returned from an amazing holiday in Orlando, from where we took a 3 day cruise to the Bahamas on the ... Read more
This was our first sailing on Carnival. We have sailed twice on Celebrity twice before. We never started cruising until ... Read more
Just back off the Fascination for a 5 night sail to Nassau and Little Stirrup Cay. Overall, this was an outstanding ... Read more
There are no bad vacations...only varying levels of memories and laughter. There were 9 of us meeting at the Long Beach ... Read more
Nice ship Lousy port RetiredArmyinSC
10/14
First of all we live with in 30 miles of the port of Charleston. This is our 5th cruise on the Fantasy and 6th cruise ... Read more

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10/14
This was me and Hubby's 1st cruise.. WOW, We had so much fun.. We looked into a couple other cruise lines and decided ... Read more
Awesome Cruise! Chiquitamar
10/14
Checking in was a breeze.... We are Platinum with Carnival, so no lines. The ship was really nice and the cabin, ... Read more
I went aboard with an open mind, and I am glad that we did First the serenity deck: It is beautiful, but it did seem ... Read more
10/14
CARNIVAL WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO YOU!!!! With all the troubles carnival has had I would of thought they would go over and ... Read more
10/14
This is our 15th cruise on Carnival. We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the fact that it left on my ... Read more

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We have just returned from 12 nights on board Carnival Legend on its first cruise out of Australia. We visited Noumea, ... Read more
Enjoyable Relaxation CheeseheadBear
10/14
My September 29 - October 4 cruise on the Victory out of Miami was as I'd hoped for, relaxing and enjoyable. We'd ... Read more
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

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