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5,348 Carnival Family Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
2,582
Very Good
1,273
Average
788
Poor
366
Terrible
183
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First-Time Cruisers
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1,225
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Senior Cruises
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04/15
This was our fifth time on the Pride and was grateful for the changes from the "same old thing". ... Read more
04/15
This was our fifth time on the Pride and was grateful for the changes from the "same old thing". ... Read more
04/15
Carnival has a great thing going. Overall my famy of 7 had a great time, but I feel like they are constantly trying to ... Read more
So much fun! dreamchaser99
04/15
My family and I were fortunate enough to take a spring break cruise on the beautiful Dream. Most people probably know ... Read more
We had a blast!! DianneMc99
04/15
this was our first Carnival cruise and it was booked at the last minute. We were originally booked on another line, ... Read more

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We have sailed the Fantasy before and knew what to expect. She is showing her age, so as mentioned before don't expect ... Read more
04/15
We woke at 7am to be off ship around 9, a couple of hours right? We are finally off at 11:20!!!! Ridiculous!!! Not ... Read more
We cruised out of houston port spring break. For those of you that dont know worst time to cruise is in march, because ... Read more
04/15
Cruised with my husband and two daughters, ages 2 and 5. The ship was delayed inbound due to fog, so our embarkation ... Read more
04/15
After reading the onslaught of negative reviews on the Miracle, I was dreading the 7 day cruise to come. I'm sure if ... Read more

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04/15
This was our third Carnival Cruise. Our first two were great. We even convinced our entire family to cruise with us. ... Read more
Ship in need of facelift debs1013@sbcglobal.net
04/15
Just sailed on the Carnival Splendor on March 15, 2015. Décor is in desperate need of a facelift. Main pool ... Read more
If you're expecting the Ritz Carlton at sea, then you'll be sorely disappointed, however you're not paying Ritz Carlton ... Read more
Party Cruise TheTravelCouple
04/15
My family and I cruised on the Carnival Victory on January 29-February 2, to celebrate my 21st birthday. This ship was ... Read more
I agree with several other reviewers - if you're not expecting a 5 star cruise, you won't be disappointed. The ... Read more

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This was our 9th Carnival cruise but first on the Sunshine. The Good: Embarkation was a breeze. We arrived at 2 pm ... Read more
First let me start by saying I LOVE Carnival, and this is the first time in many, many cruises that I have ever had a ... Read more
This was my 7th cruise and 4th on Carnival. My 23 year old daughter and I went for a quick getaway. The good ... Read more
Overall the cruise was good. I've never had a bad cruise but this one was not as much fun as I've had in the past. We ... Read more
My husband and I drove overnight to Port Canaveral in order to save money by not getting a hotel room and then parked ... Read more

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My husband and I very recently got off of the Carnival Sunshine after 8 nights with our 3 kids. We were joined on our ... Read more
Ports of Call: Grand Turk, La Romana (DR), Curacao and Aruba This is our second cruise with Carnival. Our first was ... Read more
Wonderful Week! j willhite
04/15
Had a great time...my 14th cruise, maybe 6-8 with carnival...Ship was spotless, Casino was fun..lots to do...Trisha in ... Read more
I never write reviews, but carefully consider this cruise before choosing. We have been on many cruises, mostly on ... Read more
I traveled on this cruise during my college spring break with my parents. We are all Carnival Platinum VIFP Members and ... Read more

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