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165 Carnival Hawaii Cruise Reviews
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i.b.t
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 helpful vote
We took our first long cruise (16 days) in April/14 as a retirement celebration aboard the Carnival Miracle. We decided to fly into Long Beach instead of LAX, a stroke of genius as we landed about 5 miles from the cruise port. Used the ... Read more
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stub's dad
Member Since 2013
5 reviews
4 forum posts
Sailed April 2014
To start with, this was our 15th Carnival Cruise and 18th overall. We had a small group of 8 people. We had 10, but 1 couple had to drop the Monday before sailing due to a family emergency. We have been on a 15 day Celebrity cruise ... Read more
Cruise life
Member Since 2011
1 review
1,162 forum post
We had the nicest time on our 16 night cruise and the few aggravations we did have were more to do with maintaining family harmony, not with cruising. We were not sure how being confined with two young children would play out, and mostly ... Read more
Tailwind1
Member Since 2011
19 reviews
7 forum posts
My wife and I have just returned from a 16-day, Long Beach to Vancouver by way of Hawaii cruise on the Carnival Miracle. This was our 29th cruise, 3rd on Carnival since becoming Platinum (its worth earning Platinum status!) and, overall, ... Read more
Greymeowsr
Member Since 2008
5 reviews
493 forum posts
Sailed April 2014
We had planned a Princess cruise, but friends who wanted to go talked us into Carnival Miracle. It didn't start well with the Long Beach Port (LA) embarkation. It was a cluster f*** of the worst kind and we had priority boarding. Even ... Read more
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Kimcookson@msn.com
Member Since 2014
1 review
Not rated Sailed April 2014
Who we are: 49 and 48 year old couple married 23 years. No children. 14 cruise. Third Carnival cruise, first Carnival cruise in over 10 years. 16 day cruise to Hawaii on board the Miracle. We haven't sailed with Carnival in over 10 years ... Read more
HUTCHISO@TELUS.NET
Member Since 2014
1 review
Sailed January 2014
We departed Long Beach terminal and though the line took approx. 1hr to process us, it was okay as we were able to visit with other folks in line. We found the common area's of the ship very clean, which we appreciated. Our balcony room ... Read more
Publius1787
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
194 forum posts
We had a great time sailing to Hawaii on the Miracle for 15 days. We did encounter some rough seas which did prevent us from tendering in the port of Kona and caused us to be late into Maui, but Carnival doesn’t have the ability to ... Read more
HAWKSBY
Member Since 2010
5 reviews
21 forum posts
Not rated Sailed January 2014
Five days over to Hawaii, five days there, visiting four islands, and five sea days back. The ideal cruise for me. Embarkation in Long Beach was a little confused, The pier people seemed unsure of how to treat the "Platinum" cruisers ... Read more
Carlwon
Member Since 2013
1 review
3 forum posts
We gave this as a Christmas gift to our children who are 14 and 8. Its been a couple years since our last big vacation and two weeks in the Hawaiian sun sounded like a great idea. We have cruised five time in the past and we have always ... Read more
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GracieBe
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
140 forum posts
We cruised on the Carnival Miracle from Long Beach, CA on December 7th of this year. This was our 7th cruise with Carnival. Because we drive from Arkansas to California once a year to visit friends, we decided to drive to Long Beach for ... Read more
jimhcom
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
1 helpful vote
Sailed December 2013
The one word that describes this cruise is disappointing, which is too bad because my family and I were really looking forward to this cruise despite some of the negative reviews we had read. We had also sailed with Carnival on the ... Read more
paul06
Member Since 2013
1 review
17 forum posts
Sailed October 2013
My wife and I were very exited about our upcoming trip in October of 2013. We are from South Carolina. We booked a hotel in Atlanta [about a two hour drive from home] the night before our cruise. Great hotel, great service, and great ... Read more
shoug
Member Since 2010
1 review
This review will mostly be positive, but to be completely honest, there were a few glitches. The beginning of the cruise was chaos. We had a transfer from LAX to the Port of Long Beach and we were told because of some issues we would not ... Read more
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BruceMc
Member Since 2013
1 review
This was our second sailing with Carnival, the prior was a ten-day Mexican coast cruise on the Spirit two years ago. My wife and I have sailed five times with Princess, five with Holland American and once with RCL. In my opinion Carnival ... Read more
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flahagan
Member Since 2004
5 reviews
1,101 forum post
Sailed September 2013
This was only our second cruise with Carnival, the first being 10 years ago on a 4-nt. Fascination cruise. We've sailed many times on most of the other lines - HAL, RCCL, Princess, Celebrity - and were a bit apprehensive of this cruise ... Read more
casaloma
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
32 forum posts
Cast of Characters (and that is quite an understatement): DH - just semi retired Myself DS DDIL Two grandsons, ages 3 and 1 We had previously taken a transatlantic cruise with our son, DIL, and the oldest grandson when he was 18 ... Read more
dmccreedy
Member Since 2013
1 review
We have just returned from a repositioning cruise on the Miracle. We had great fun and met great people. The staff, especially dinner crew and room stewards were great. The dining room looked like disco meets bordello disaster! What was ... Read more
CruiseHaters
Member Since 2013
1 review
My husband and I and our 16 month old son went on this cruise in April 2013 and we don't have anything good to say about this cruise. Primarily because the travel agent we unfortunately came across, misrepresented a lot of things to us ... Read more
ff6735
Member Since 2013
1 review
44 forum posts
Sailed April 2013
The Carnival Miracle departed Long Beach CA in April 2013 destin for 5 ports in Hawaii and on to Vancouver BC. LBC Embarkation Process - As many of you know Suite guest, Platinum and Diamond Club members and anyone who has purchased the ... Read more
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MikeandLinda2010
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
86 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This cruise was my 20th cruise with Carnival. It was truly a dream come true...We are Mike and Linda from Ohio. We just came back from Hawaii on the Miracle on Monday. We booked this cruise again for next April. We had such an awesome ... Read more
Mighty Joe
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
3 forum posts
1 helpful vote
First time cruising with Carnival, we were very sceptical in the beginning especially because of the so many things happening to Carnival ships in the past few weeks. Embarkation in Long Beach was good but they can improve on it. ... Read more
Sundance36
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
Sailed January 2013
We are experiencd cruisers, almost always on Carnival, so knew what to expect. In 2008 we were on the first cruise on Splendor so knew the ship well. On the plus side, our cabin was a SPA balcony, and this was our second time in that ... Read more
jenniferkatie
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
I had been planning this Cruise for a year and was looking forward to not only the 5 days in Hawaii, but the 8 days at sea, sitting back, sun bathing, and relaxing with a good book by a pool and refreshing water to take a dip in once in a ... Read more
bigbear45
Member Since 2012
1 review
I'd just recently sailed on the Carnival Splendor on 01/19/2013 for a 15-day cruise to Hawaii with my girlfriend, Sylvia. There were some positive things and there were some negative things about the cruise. So, I would like to start off ... Read more
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