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5,725 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,696
Very Good
1,387
Average
868
Poor
415
Terrible
203
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Based on reviews from prior travelers recently we were concerned. Jais the cruise director was awesome and this was ... Read more
Disappointing Breeze! Lady Shadowfrost
7/15
My family and I are Carnival VIP members so we have cruised many times before. Thank goodness the Breeze was not our ... Read more
7/15
This was our family's first cruise and it turned out to be one of the BEST vacations we've ever had! We drove in early ... Read more
Never Again Peluutrooper
7/15
We were really excited about this cruise because we had never done Aruba, La Romana, DR, Curaca0, and Grand Turk and ... Read more
Amazing! islandgirl100
7/15
This cruise was my graduation present. I've been on multiple cruises and this was my favorite by far due to both the ... Read more

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This was our seven cruise on Carnival. We were on an 8 day Eastern Caribbean itinerary during the week of July 4, 2015. ... Read more
7/15
Carnival Glory was our 3 rd Carnival cruise and by far the best experience for us. Our ocean view cabin was good, the ... Read more
We just returned from our second family cruise on the Carnival Triumph, which left Galveston on the 4th of July (2015). ... Read more
We sailed as a group of two families with 8 people (both families have two older teens). Having sailed this same ... Read more
Breeze?? cruisechic5
7/15
Stood overnight in Mismi at the Intercontinental which was conveniently located near a mall and close to port not to ... Read more

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My husband and I just took the Carnival Inspiration on the 4th of July long weekend cruise to Ensenada. We both ... Read more
So Much Fun! kylebcruiser
7/15
We booked the Elation with limited expectations based on reviews we read. We simply wanted to take a short cruise over ... Read more
7/15
This was our 11th cruise, 3rd on Carnival and 2nd out of the port of Tampa. Getting to the port and embarkation ... Read more
This was my second Carnival Cruise. My first was a very short cruise and after the first cruise on Royal Caribbean I ... Read more
6/15
About us- We have cruised Splendor a couple times before. We love it because its a no-fly cruise for us. So, it was my ... Read more

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A group of 7 of us cruised on the beautiful Carnival Dream to Montego Bay, Grand Cayman, and Cozumel. It was wonderful ... Read more
Destination was great. Disappointed that we could not get close enough to see the glacier on out first stop. Skagway we ... Read more
Horrible Cruise boneyomama
6/15
1st off i want to say all of the staff was great! Especially entertainment, dining, and photographers. Only had a ... Read more
Didn't want to leave Holpridelover
6/15
From the moment my teenage daughter and I stepped foot on the Pride to the moment we returned home, we enjoyed every ... Read more
6/15
This was only our second cruise, so I realizeI am a novice compared to many on here, but here are some thoughts ... Read more

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I am posting this here in hopes that it will help others and also perhaps get the attention of Carnival supervisors. ... Read more
My wife and I have been on a number of cruises with Carnival and Royal Carribean. We both agree that the Carnival ... Read more
I booked this 4th of July cruise to celebrate my DS' 16th birthday. I booked on the Early Saver rate back in October ... Read more
Yes, we've been on the Miracle before, in October 2013 and were underwhelmed. However, family vacation dates dictated a ... Read more
Ill be completely honest - i was a little anxious about spending 8 days on the sunshine since it is smaller than the ... Read more

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