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1,288 Carnival First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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WELL I guess I can be considered an experienced cruiser. This was my fourth cruise with Carnival and I have also ... Read more
Being vegetarians who are not really into beaches or dancing, and kind of stuck up hipsters, my girlfriend and I are ... Read more
First cruise Deidrek
10/14
Husband and i enjiyed the cruise but bit long as we have never cruised before and had no idea what to expect The staff ... Read more
Carnival Conquest carey.jordan
10/14
This was our family's first cruise and I have to say it was great! Our cruise director Mike was amazing as was the ... Read more
Background: My friends and I do a guys cruise each year, and for the last five years it has been on Carnival. This ... Read more

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This was supposed to be a beautiful begining to our life together. Yes it was a short three day on an older ship, but ... Read more
09/14
This is the first Carnival Cruise I have ever been on, however I have cruised several times with Princess (including ... Read more
We traveled on the Carnival Magic to Mahogany Bay, Belize and Cozumel in September. Embarkation was a breeze. I really ... Read more
09/14
We went on Carnival Inspiration to celebrate our one year anniversary. We based which ship we went on from the reviews ... Read more
The kids (9 & 14) come to visit every summer, and this year we surprised them with a cruise! This was also hubby's ... Read more

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09/14
We arrived at the Charleston port at 11:30am and was on the ship eating lunch by 12:45. The port needs some work and ... Read more
My boyfriend and I decided to finally take a summer cruise. We have been talking about taking a cruise for years and ... Read more
We were scheduled to do the Western Caribbean on Aug 30 and travel counterclockwise. Due to upcoming storms Carnival ... Read more
09/14
My 18yr old daughter & I just got home from a 7 day trip on the Conquest. It was our 1st cruise but NOT the last! ... Read more
Sensational Christmas Cruise TheCriuseDirector
09/14
On the cold, but sunny December 22nd, 2013, myself, my parents, my grandparents, my aunt and uncle, and my 2 cousins ... Read more

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Pluses:  Service people were outstanding. They were happy even with my sour attitude. Bar tender Alexandru was ... Read more
I won’t talk about the embarkation process or the cabins or any of that stuff because it’s all been gone ... Read more
North To Alaska avvocato
09/14
This was a first cruise for my wife and me. I consider myself "Not a Cruise Person" but my wife wanted to go on a ... Read more
09/14
For our 25th wedding anniversary we decided to treat ourselves to a cruise...and we couldn't have asked for a better ... Read more
We were unsure if cruising was our kind of holiday so decided there was only one way to find out we booked a deal on ... Read more

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Disappointed toricig
09/14
Us: First time cruising, middle aged couple. Get ready to stand in a huge line for everything! I expected more luxury ... Read more
On August 24th, 2014, my husband, my five year old and I went onto Carnival Sensation from Port Canaveral. This was our ... Read more
09/14
Hello. I hope you enjoy this admittedly long-winded review. A little background first. I am a 58 year old man and this ... Read more
We had a great time on this cruise as being our 1st one! It was just my husband and I that went. When debarking for ... Read more
09/14
Plenty of food, but was just, "okay", nothing to rave about. Pool?? DISGUSTING!!! No bigger than a bath tub, have to ... Read more

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