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1,278 Carnival First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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288
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145
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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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We stayed the night before at the Quality inn Airport on S. Dale Mabry in Tampa. Very nice for one night. Stores galore ... Read more
We sailed on the Pride on August 17th. It was our first cruise and certainly won't be our last. I read a ton about this ... Read more
08/14
So this was my very first cruise and I was told by several people that Carnival isn't that great and to not get my ... Read more
This was my first cruise ever. My taste would be described as far from used to upscale so rest assured when I say that ... Read more
A Miracle tjmayer
08/14
Lets start off by saying this was our first cruise, and there will be more in our future. You see I'm a 5x Cancer ... Read more

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08/14
Carnival Spirit 1 August 2014 S425 11 Days New Caledonia & Vanuatu Isle of Pines, Mystery Island, Santo, Wala, ... Read more
We went on a 7 day cruise from Galveston to Cozumel, Belize and Honduras with 2 kids - 11 and 13. Packing: Don't take ... Read more
If you are like me, you probably read some of these reviews and were scared to sail on the sunshine. However, we just ... Read more
08/14
My husband and I were able to get away for a last minute vacation and had never cruised. I found a last minute Cruise ... Read more
First Time On Carnival newyorksfinest
08/14
This was my first time on Carnival and second time ever cruising. I will say that the first time was on Royal ... Read more

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