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2,559 Carnival Galveston Cruise Reviews
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blazeplacid
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
3 helpful votes
This was my family's first cruise. We weren't sure how much we would like cruising. It was a blast. You can party as much as you like or relax as much as you like. There are tons of options for eating. Buffet, Pizza Pirate, Guys ... Read more
klagunas124
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
We like to port from Galveston since we live nearby and for the value for a family, this is what works for us! The food is great and enjoyable and available 24 hours, we buy the Cheers Drink Package for alcoholic beverages. There is plenty ... Read more
we2ding
Member Since 2012
1 review
70 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
I cruised the Breeze in 2013 so this is my 2nd experience on the ship. Overall it was a great cruise. Embankment went smoothly despite flooding at port. We had to sit a while to board and did a lot of people watching until our group was ... Read more
Brett1997
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
We sailed on the Breeze because it leaves from Galveston and is an easy drive for us. We parked right across from the terminal and that was a great choice. Embarkation had a very "third world airport" feel from the curb, but ... Read more
lizardhope
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
We just got back from our cruise (Galveston-Cozumel-Progresso) and it was a bit disappointing. Being a first-time cruiser, I really didn't know what to expect from our cruise but I truly WANTED to like it. It was our honeymoon, a gift ... Read more
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Mscant
Member Since 2013
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
We took our grandkids on their first cruise on this ship. We had inside cabins on Upper Deck 6. The rooms were standard for an inside room. They were clean and comfortable. There were many dining choices and our family enjoyed many of ... Read more
fisharefriendsnotfood
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
The service throughout the cruise was amazing. Our team at the main dining room was Martin, Rodger, and Majorie. They were excellent and made us laugh and were very responsive to all requests. Additionally, the bartender at the pool and at ... Read more
ginger82052
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2017
I chose this cruise on the Breeze for value & the fact I have always loved cruising on Carnival. This time we were so very disappointed in MDR service and food. We felt ignored and the food was not hot just lukewarm. I asked for cheese ... Read more
WDWAutism2002
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Originally, this was to be a Mother-Daughter trip to celebrate my 50th birthday. We weren't sure we could afford to take the entire family. But thanks to a good tax return, we ended up booking three inside cabins for 3 adults and 3 ... Read more
Papa1452
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
We used my wife's retirement bonus to take our children and grand children on a family cruise, before we are unable to travel in our later years. The embarkation went good for a change. The ship was not nearly as nice as I had been lead ... Read more
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smbarth
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
31 forum posts
2 helpful votes
1. Stateroom We stayed in a category 8B balcony stateroom (6277), located on deck 6 forward, starboard side. The proximity to the forward elevators was convenient for our kids, and made for much easier way-finding as I could tell the ... Read more
Lisajws
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Our embarkation was very organized and smooth. We chose an early check-in time and it paid off. We waited about an 60-90 between check-in and boarding. The wait was comfortable. Carnival provided cold drinks and clean restrooms. Staff were ... Read more
alyssaaamcc
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
Overall an awesome experience!! I will definitely be back. The food in the dining room was lacking some nights but everything else was a blast! Only downside I found was that the people in the spa were very pushy about selling products ... Read more
uncombedfro
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was our 1st cruise. So we didn't know what to expect, outside of friends and family who have cruised before telling us...they guarantee it won't be our last cruise. They were so right. The staff was great. Super friendly, ... Read more
navydawg66
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 forum posts
My wife and I booked this cruise because it was departing from our local area and happened to be leaving just before our 23rd wedding anniversary. Having never cruised before, we didn't know what to expect, so we used a travel agent to ... Read more
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NB3
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
The Ship: In our experience Carnival does a great job keeping their ships clean and well maintained. I am sure maintaining a ship for 3,000+ passengers is no small task but the crew does this every week with incredible efficiency. The ... Read more
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Cruzntosea
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 forum posts
3 helpful votes
The piano bar was my favorite and Clay was witty and hilarious and talented. All the guests and staff on the ship were friendly and engaging. I can't wait to book my next cruise. I loved the towel animals and even took the class to learn ... Read more
policekat
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
7 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
This was our 3rd carnival cruise. The Breeze just being out of dry dock did. It live up to our expectations based on past cruises. We didn't get to board until about 1 1/2 hours after our scheduled time. There was an overwhelming smell of ... Read more
Ib2man
Member Since 2005
1 review
6 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
The Breeze is one of Carnivals newest ship and nicest. She just came out of dry dock a few weeks before our cruise and she was in great shape. The New Guys Pig and Anchor was great, it is only open for lunch on sea days but is was some ... Read more
kmccorm
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
Nothing particularly good or bad to say about this cruise. If you are a craps player I would choose another ship that has more than one table because this cruise had so many players you could not get on the table. But they have 2 roulette ... Read more
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bransonpa
Member Since 2007
6 reviews
44 forum posts
Valor out of Galveston May 11 – May 15, 2017 We flew into Houston Hobby the day of the cruise. That was new to me as I generally fly in a day or two early, but schedules did not allow it this time. There were seven in our ... Read more
cmcleaner
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
First time sailing from Galveston. Flew into Houston the night before,, spent the night got a rental car. Seemed easier and was cheaper then doing Carnival transfers. Very nice port, clean and well maintained. Employees really seemed to ... Read more
sungazer
Member Since 2017
1 review
13 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We thoroughly enjoyed our cruise on the Breeze. Embarkation was a breeze as was the disembarkation. Probably the best disembarkation every. This was our 8th cruise with Carnival. Our service was great all over the ship. Our cabin ... Read more
RnB25
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 forum posts
14 helpful votes
The basic summary is VERY POOR customer service and quality of service provided to the guests. 1. Boarding was shutdown right as we were getting to the security checkpoint with no explanation or communication given. We were at a ... Read more
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farechiga
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
31 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
I am going to quick and to the point with this review! We had fun! lot's of fun! Easy check in and on board in 20 minutes from curb. Eating burgers and buffet within 30 minutes and in our cabins by 1:30 pm. All luggage delivered by 3 pm. ... Read more
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