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5,192 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,538
Very Good
1,229
Average
746
Poor
350
Terrible
176
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First-Time Cruisers
1,357
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Romantic Cruises
1,191
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
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First cruise sonshine1978
01/15
as a first time cruiser, we enjoyed it very much!! the people onboard are so helpful with everything...the Elation is ... Read more
01/15
We took our first "family" cruise last week out of Miami - and it was great! Six of us had separate but nearby rooms on ... Read more
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
I found this cruise online and it had a GREAT deal that I could not pass up. Without doing any research beforehand on ... Read more
Love sailing from Galveston because of all the wonderful people we meet. Night before, stayed at La Quinta seawall and ... Read more

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Wife and I realized a cruise goal to visit the "Saints" with this cruise. And this itinerary met our goal very well. ... 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
Great Time had by All! Moonwalkmama2
01/15
We had a great time.. Truly enjoyed this cruise.. We are Platinum and this was our 2nd time on the Paradise. We were ... 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
Surprisingly Pleased! katiegaulton23
01/15
We booked an interior room for a 5 night cruise with Carnival Victory to take our 3 kids on a vacation. We were so ... Read more

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The gang: Three families of six adults (32-41) and five children (2, 6, 8, 8, and 10) who like to have family and adult ... Read more
We are a family of four two kids age 17 and 19, this was our 6th cruise. Joining us on the cruise was my brothers ... Read more
01/15
Overall we had a great vacation! We met Wee Jimmy the cruise director for the first time. He is a wonderful man and ... Read more
I have been on many cruises, cruise lines and left from many different ports. I'd have to say the Dream was my most ... 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

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You know how they say that a day at sea is better than any day on land? I believed that until our January 10th, 2015 ... Read more
01/15
It seemed as if we surprised the crew when we boarded the ship. seriously. there were so many issues that needed to be ... Read more
Victory Jan 2015 fenwickian
01/15
Family went on the Victory and visited Falmouth and Grand Cayman. As faster to the fun members it allowed us to get on ... 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
Glorious Time fiveotony
01/15
My family and I have been cruising Carnival for years. This is my 2nd time on the Glory. Our group had 16 people. ... Read more

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Wedding Cruise gardenofe7477
01/15
my over all opinion on this cruise and ship is that it is very, very good. on day 1 embarkation we decided to use The ... Read more
Carnival Breeze - 1/31/15 - The Good, The Not So Good, The Ugly We are four time Carnival cruisers. This would be our ... Read more
This was our first cruise, so in spite of a lot of research, it was an adventure for us. The departure process was long ... Read more
01/15
We had our first cruise on the Carnival Freedom ship in Jan. 2015. My brother was married on the ship in port at Fort ... 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

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