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4,814 Carnival Miami Cruise Reviews
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Kendollzz
Member Since 2016
1 review
Carnival Splendor Cruise was very enjoyable. I traveled with my mom (Jackie) along with the Church Group (Jubilee Cathedral). The cabin was excellent and had great service from our Stateroom Steward Astika (Aye!!) He was awesome, ... Read more
WaynoVike
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
This vacation was just the DW and I looking for some relaxation and fun to celebrate our anniversary and we had a great experience! We flew into Miami on Saturday the evening before our Sunday embarkation and stayed at the SpringHill ... Read more
Krystlelee225
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2016
We really loved the Splendor! We did not have a single issue. The staff was great, the food was great, the ship was great! I would totally sail on the Splendor again! We had a ocean view cabin for 2 adults and 2 children. We all had enough ... Read more
mmunoz8225
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I have traveled on Norwegian Cruise lines two times prior to Carnival Cruise lines. I cruised for my birthday with friends and it did not meet the standards of our prior cruise experiences. I was very saddened to immediately note that the ... Read more
Travelmom11
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
Sailed October 2016
I chose this cruise for the ports of call and the price. I will cruise carnival again trying different ships. The food was good, not great, and always plentiful. I am not a night person so I didn't utilize the lounges or night ... Read more
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clskinsfan
Member Since 2005
2 reviews
112 forum posts
7 helpful votes
I will start by saying that I am a seasoned cruiser. And I have to agree with others that the Sensation is an old and tired ship. We Thought the crew was fantastic. And we also thought the food was very good. But the ship itself is not a ... Read more
cruisin! 810
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Food was terrible. At main restaurant, the food was worse than bad. Nothing to do on ship. It should be put down and scraped for humanity. Pool is a joke. Workers were nice as you would expect. Old piece of junk. ... Read more
ithomas101
Member Since 2011
1 review
3 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We wanted a short and relaxing vacation, and got a good returner rate, as it was my second cruise. Overall, we had a great experience. The food was good, we missed the Mongolian Wok desperately as it provided fresh healthy meals to ... Read more
lorim223
Member Since 2010
1 review
8 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I chose this cruise because of the ports. The ship was def older but had a beauty about it. Yesteryear beauty. The entertainment staff was the best with one person clearly standing out. DJ Sarah B was the absolute best! She should ... Read more
mgoblue01
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
32 forum posts
5 helpful votes
The Splendor. I read so many reviews about it before sailing and I kept thinking, gosh! these people get so hung up in bad decor! How can it be that bad?!? They were right. The decor is just plain crazy. The design team apparently ... Read more
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pgcasimir
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed October 2016
Carnival seems to have removed the extras that makes cruising special on this ship. Things like white table clothe dining and service every night (now only offered on elegant nights). The quality of the food really disappointed me as I ... Read more
da_p-potts
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
3 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We booked an aft cabin with an extended balcony, 7444, and our room seemed comparable to aft cabins on the Freedom and the Conquest. The cruise was really nice overall, just what we needed to relax and unwind in the Caribbean. We had a few ... Read more
alanawalker1
Member Since 2013
1 review
I went on my cruise Oct 7th 2016 with my girlfriend. Our original cruise was suppose to go to Cozumel, Mexico and Key West, FL. Hurricane Matthew came through the Bahamas on Oct 5th and our cruise was set for Oct 6th but it was canceled ... Read more
littlekid58
Member Since 2006
1 review
192 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Second time on the Fantasy.. Everything was great starting from Embarkation... we were on the ship by 11:30 room ready at 1 had guys burgers the first time and loved them.. We stayed in the grand suite first time and loved it Our ... Read more
tnd0707
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Not to impressed with the Fantasy. I'm not a experienced cruiser but this ship is definitely showing her age. Stayed in an interior cabin and for the price it was better than expected. Room Steward always addressed us by name and room ... Read more
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alhawk1
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We're relatively inexperienced cruisers and chose this cruise for the opportunity to get to St Thomas and Turks & Caicos as a get acquainted type of visit. We're normally inclined to stay at resorts so that we can experience the local ... Read more
Nicole010
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
I went on this cruise to create new memories for myself. I was married, now I am divorced and I wanted to celebrate by going some place I had never been and experience this solo. Well the intentions were good, but Carnival and Mother ... Read more
LeadfootDave
Member Since 2007
1 review
487 forum posts
8 helpful votes
I did a back to back on the Glory before the upgrade... I was impressed with the upgrades. So I'll start with the important stuff, the FOOD!!! The Guy's Burgers / Blue Iguana are the option they chose to add. Guy's are great on any ship, ... Read more
JRoo2013
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
3 helpful votes
I chose this cruise for the great destinations. We stopped at Half Moon Cay Bahamas, St Thomas, Puerto Rico, and Grand Turk. The Bahamas and Grand Turk were the best two locations with plenty to do as soon as you walk off the ship. ... Read more
bdougro
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
3 helpful votes
13 time Carnival cruiser, was disappointed on a few minor preference points, but still a typical, smaller ship Carnival cruise. Rain upon departure from Miami and again next day in Key West. It failed to dampen the festive mood of most my ... Read more
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Sheetal62
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
we choose this cruise based on the reviews of friends and family who have first hand experience with carnival fantasy. We didn't regret our decision. The overall experience was good. The entertainment on the cruise was very nice, one of ... Read more
chrisgomc
Member Since 2014
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
As a frequent cruiser of Carnival cruises I have to say that the Carnival splendor was the worst cruise experience I have ever had! To begin with, arriving at the port of Miami was nothing but mass confusion as we were shifted around to ... Read more
ILTT4659
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Did you explore your departure city before the your cruise? Yes we did! We took the Big Bus Tours of Miami and had great tour guides of all the routes! Enjoyed the Wynwood Walls, South Beach, Little Havana absolutely all of it! We ... Read more
poflcruzr
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
14 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Since we were on the Conquest before, we felt like we knew this ship since it's the same class. Had a balcony cabin, 8323, and to us, it was a perfect location. Close to everything. Just 3 decks down, you are right at the coffee bar - ... Read more
Kaybee517
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2016
We won a "free" cruise trip through a raffle and booked our first cruise with Carnival Fantasy to the Bahamas. Our trip set sail Friday and returned monday. Overall we had a good experience as first time cruisers. No sea ... Read more
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