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381 Carnival Holiday Cruise Reviews

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The embarkation process really sucked. You pass through security and then you go into the great hall and wait for ... Read more
All in all it was a good cruise; would I choose the Conquest again? No. There wasn't anything wrong with the ship, ... Read more
12/14
Just got off the Carnival Victory 4 days Western Caribbean (12-18/12-22), our 7 cruise in the last 24 months, 6 on ... Read more
As a Marriott Rewards Platinum status guy, we always took our vacations to Marriott properties. Well on our last ... Read more
12/20 Review maryhou
12/14
This was our second time on the Glory. The ship has the 2.0 upgrades and we enjoyed the new bars and places to eat. ... Read more

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12/14
The traffic in Miami was horrible! My son dropped myself, his wife and son at terminal about 1:00 pm, went to park car ... Read more
Christmas Cruise mom2tcdx2
12/14
Sailed on the Breeze with my 16 year old daughter for Christmas. We received an excellent deal on this cruise and ... Read more
Fascination Christmas cruise 12/24/14 for myself, wife and three daughters. All experienced cruisers. Due to differing ... Read more
Overall, cruise was okay. My 6th cruise with Carnival and my first time wondering if I should consider other cruise ... Read more
New Year's Eve Cruise Barbiegator
12/14
Just off Carnival Sunshine where we celebrated a new year with Son and family. I am always comparing Carnival and Royal ... Read more

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12/14
A 4-day "New Year's" cruise on the Imagination out of Long Beach was our first trip with Carnival in a number of years, ... Read more
Carnival Miracle roglin711
12/14
Carnival was not "up front" with it's guests for this cruise. A lot of us didn't realize until it was too late, that ... Read more
Ship information - Elation is one of the older ships in Carnival's fleet (1998) and it shows. Out toilet would not ... Read more
My Background: Over 30+ cruises - All major lines. Positive about the industry. A bad day on the ship is better than a ... Read more
Living only an hour from the port, we look forward to our Christmas Carnival cruise, however this year's cruise may ... Read more

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New Year's Fun viking69
12/14
We traveled with our adult daughter and teenage grand-daughter. We had next door balcony staterooms on the Lido deck.. ... Read more
Dream cruise Love2cruise2048
12/14
First, it doesn't take a lot to make me happy. Champagne at embarkation, free bottle of wine at steak house 1st night ... Read more
We just got back from our Thanksgiving Week cruise aboard the Carnival Sunshine and had an absolutely fantastic time! ... Read more
My family and I were very excited to take a cruise that we’d been planning and looking forward to for almost a ... Read more
CARNIVAL GLORY 11/22 - 11/29 Eastern Caribbean - Thanksgiving We are not prolific cruisers, but my wife and I have ... Read more

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11/14
This was a family vacation with 8 of us so I realize we are not all going to be happy all the time. I have cruised NCL ... Read more
This was our 17th cruise and 12th with Carnival. First time on the Valor. Found the whole process exemplary from check ... Read more
We flew into FLL on Friday night, rented a midsize car for $40 with specific drop off location near port of Miami with ... Read more
Port/Embarkation: First, we made a trip to a store to pick up a few things for the cruise that we didn’t bring ... Read more
I rented a "Grande Suite"! A surprise for my wallet! $$$!, and one for my daughter on Christmas! We opened the door of ... Read more

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