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1,276 Carnival First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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06/14
My family just returned from a five night cruise on the Fantasy. This was our first cruise, and we chose this one ... Read more
AWESOME Family Cruise!! SLONorthCarolina
06/14
My family, two adults and 3 kids (age 9, 11, and 13), took our first cruise together. My husband and I had cruised ... Read more
Good cruise ali6879
06/14
We are me, my husband, and my daughter who is 17. We have cruised Carnival more than a few times and we booked this ... Read more
Overall - we thoroughly enjoyed this ship. It was our first cruise, as I've been hesitant for many years about being ... Read more
06/14
Decided this year that we would try a cruise. We usually go to all inclusive resorts in the Caribbean. Flew to Miami ... Read more

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First the ship was dirty, the staff cant understand what you are saying, the food in the main dinning room was horrid. ... Read more
We just returned from our Southern Carribean cruise onboard the Sunshine. Had it not been for the wonderful friends we ... Read more
We traveled the last week in May 2014. I usually prefer December-February for my cruises, but this one was an ... Read more
06/14
Two college age sons and I had four nights on the Sensation. My second cruise, their first. Traveling in May allowed ... Read more
06/14
I cannot express enough how disappointed I was with my first cruise! The food on this ship was just not good at all. ... Read more

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My fiancé and I are getting married on a Carnival ship in September. Neither one of us had sailed with Carnival ... Read more
This was my first cruise, first time out of the country. I enjoyed the experience. We set sail for the Bahamas on May ... Read more
As we arrived to the port for security and check in I put our champagne, wine and bottled water in our suitcase. It ... Read more
06/14
So that was fun. This was my first cruise experience and I am afraid Carnival has created an addict. (seriously, I'm ... Read more
05/14
As first time cruisers, we didn't know what to expect, but were quite pleased with the experience. The balcony room was ... Read more

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Great experience RichardLOZ
05/14
Last year my wife went on her first ever cruise with a friend on P&O Pacific Jewel and had such a great experience ... Read more
05/14
As a first-time cruiser, my boyfriend and I did not know what to expect boarding the Carnival Sensation out of Port ... Read more
Hi, my husband, son and I went on this cruise, first cruise for them, second cruise for me. This cruise came at the end ... Read more
05/14
Went on a cruise to celebrate my 21st birthday and had a good time for the most part. The Elation was a nice ship, ... Read more
We went on our first cruise on the Carnival Imagination from the 11th through the 15th of May. I had read a lot of ... Read more

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Awesome! UGAfan13
05/14
Carnival Sensation was my first cruise ever. I really enjoyed it. The food was incredible and great entertainment and ... Read more
05/14
First of all you're on a cruise, how could you not be happy!! But I suppose the point of this review is just to give my ... Read more
This was our first cruise ever, and as such, we were quite optimistic and excited that our cruise, booking 89RHF8, ... Read more
05/14
Embarkation was a breeze. Arrived at the port around 1pm due to flights and there was no wait and no lines to get on ... Read more
05/14
Embarkation at Port of Miami was fast, ten minutes at best Ship was setting sail at 4PM but started boarding around ... Read more

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