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1,691 Carnival Mexican Riviera Cruise Reviews

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395
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249
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We're local to Long Beach, so this was our latest in many Mexico cruises we've been on. Overall it was great, but just ... Read more
endorphin8
11/14
PREFACE: This is my first Trip Review, and unfortunately this ship was one of my very first where our experience with ... Read more
Never again! rebel1216
11/14
My wife and I chose this cruise for a short getaway and to help some friends celebrate her 40th birthday. We haven't ... Read more
UN-Happy Hippies HappyHippies
11/14
JeeperGirl said it best in her review on the Carnival form - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. PRICE - The price was ... Read more
A Very Happy Ship sanmarcosman
11/14
Carnival Inspiration is a very happy ship. From the moment I stepped aboard and welcomed back by Chef de Cuisine ... Read more
This was our second cruise with Carnival. The first was on the Spirit which was 3 hrs ago. Rated 6 out of a score of 10 ... Read more
AMAZING emsmith175
11/14
This was my first cruise and it was such a memorable experience. I was pleasantly surprised at how roomy my stateroom ... Read more
This was my 18th cruise on Carnival and DH 17th. We are Platinum and always book suites. The cruise did not start out ... Read more
11/14
We took the 4 night Thanksgiving sailing to Catalina Island and Ensenada. We were traveling with myself, my husband, ... Read more
Great Short Cruise PittsburghPenguins
10/14
Just got off a fabulous fall break cruise from Long Beach. Parked at the pier ($17/day). Embarkation was a breeze. Room ... Read more
This was my first ever cruise, upon arrival check-in and porters were professional and well organized. Once I got onto ... Read more
This was my first Carnival Cruise, and first cruise to Catalina Island and Ensenada. While Carnival may not be "high ... Read more
Do your shopping oicanob5
10/14
I regret to say that the cruise I just returned from today was disappointment. I'll start with the good. The adult ... Read more
10/14
The Carnival Paradise was definitely a "fun ship". If lots of partying is not your thing, this would probably not be ... Read more
Noisy Cabin cruisefungi
10/14
This was a budget cruise. With that in mind it was on the whole well worth it. The biggest problem was engine noise in ... Read more
There are no bad vacations...only varying levels of memories and laughter. There were 9 of us meeting at the Long Beach ... Read more
We were on Riviera Deck and had two staterooms R97 and R101 .. The ship looks tired and grubby! It's inevitable as this ... Read more
Our family just celebrated my husband's 70th birthday. We are world travelers and have been on over 40 cruises. It's ... Read more
Our Second Cruise lyndenrunner
10/14
Lots of fun...thought the ship was a little small. The food was okay not great except for our Steakhouse meal which was ... Read more
Overall Rating 4.6818 Average For first time Cruisers and inexperienced Cruisers the most important thing I would ... Read more
This was a Halloween cruise, so three of us decided to go to enjoy the costume parties. We fully expected this to be a ... Read more
10/14
I took the 4 day trip from Long Beach, CA to Santa Catalina Island and Ensenada, BCN MEX this past week. all in all I ... Read more
Not our first cruise, but was our first with Carnival and first in a balcony cabin. Plus points Good cabin space. ... Read more
First cruise flysqd2001
09/14
This was my first "real" cruise on any ship; while the Elation is a bit older & smaller thank most ships my wife ... Read more
Never again chicken12
09/14
We travelled from Scotland to enjoy a cruise with Carnival but had wished we had stayed at home. This was our 14th ... Read more

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