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4,646 Carnival Miami Cruise Reviews

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316
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tmapp002
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because of it fitting in prior to another cruise sailing on 5/27/16. We have sailed Carnival before and this was the worst ship yet. Employees seem unhappy and agitated. Bar tenders are rude if you correct them on a ... Read more
Ksouderbrown
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Too many entitled people sail from Miami. Carnival Splendor was not so special. The cruise staff was friendly and nice but the other cruise guests were fighting in the next room and we had security there three times. Carnival did nothing ... Read more
aswyers
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
27 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was my fifth Carnival cruise and it will be the last. Two days before we left for the cruise, I received a call to upgrade to a grand suite from a balcony room for $800, and I took it since there were 4 people in our cabin. This was ... Read more
paisleypantts
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was my first cruise and I really enjoyed myself. every one was so nice, the food was good, I have nothing to complain about. we stayed on the Rivera deck. our cabin Stuart ( Robbie) was so sweet. the embarkation & disembarkation ... Read more
txhawk36
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
42 forum posts
11 helpful votes
My son wanted to go to Atlantis, after doing a price out, it was cheaper to go on a 3-day quickie cruise and get a day pass at Atlantis. We flew to FLL and spent the night. I used SAS transportation to get to the cruise port. They were ... Read more

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mo the magnificent
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Embarkation was great because we put down 11am to check in but showed up at 12:30. We skipped all the lines and went straight on board. The ship is dated in decor. There's only one pool, and by the end of the day after who knows how ... Read more
SotonScotty
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We picked this cruise to end a recent holiday in the USA. We have done several Carnival cruises before and have enjoyed them. This cruise was so bad it may have put us off using any Carnival company again. Check in was rather chaotic with ... Read more
Cbgiles1960
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
This was chosen for our 25 year anniversary and the dates were right. We booked a suite room which was the best thing we did and well worth the extra money. The cabin was spacious and well equipt. The bathroom was full size with two sinks ... Read more
Jaclynilene
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Chose this cruise because I could only get away for a few days. Cozumel was amazing. Didn't have enough time in Key West to appreciate. I have been on longer cruises and felt like the 4 day cruise was definitely missing some of the fun ... Read more
84Cheif
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
This was a cruise formy parents (regular cruisers on p+o) myself and my 7 year old daughter on her first cruise. Couple of negatives to start with. Embarkation was slow and long and you queue outside Miami port which is very hot, get an ... Read more

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Mnirom
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
This was my 7th cruise overall. The previous cruises were 4 with Royal Caribbean and 2 with Princess. The only reason we chose this cruise was because the original ship we booked was still uncertain renovation and dry docked. So the cruise ... Read more
Out of Iowa
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
284 forum posts
11 helpful votes
The Good: Sea Day comedian’s show “Family Guy”; we delayed in showing up at muster drill (which resulted in being in the front row at the edge of the marked area, with a/c blowing on us); audience lip sync event in the ... Read more
AVW103
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
I was a first time cruiser and decided on Carnival because it had good value. It's an older ship but for the most part didn't hinder me and my husband's experience. We had a great time. I also get motion sickness easily but surprisingly ... Read more
NCEMT
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
239 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We booked this cruise last minute as we were one of the parties cancelled on the Royal Empress of the Seas, we were cancelled for the second time, our first sailing was April 1th, So after already asking to swich vacation time at work, ... Read more
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TORQ
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
110 forum posts
3 helpful votes
It was a pleasure to do this cruise, it was what we had always experienced and expected! It was like the old days, which really wasn't so long ago! This was our 15th cruise. So we will now be platinum, when we ship out this October with ... Read more
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ScoopVermont
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Looking to visit new ports and this one did not fail. Grand Turk, Domincan Republic, Aruba and Curacao. Carnival many times has lots of children with families but this one was before school's let out and the children were minimal. ... Read more
Quintin53
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
The worst cruise I ever been on,we took my 22 yr.son and he was bore out of he's mind the only entertainment the ship had was the casino and a late night comedy show I rate this one from 1 to 10..........1 everyone who we talked to all ... Read more
Tracey/Thom
Member Since 2014
4 reviews
231 forum posts
22 helpful votes
We purchased this cruise on a flash sale the month before, so it was a bit of a rush, but we'd been researching Southern Caribbean, so it all worked out. A few days before we upgraded to a balcony from an interior (someone called us and ... Read more
jrussell69@cfl.rr.com
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
have sailed several times all cruise lines, 3rd and last time on carnival, picked this boat for it's destinations. had balcony room on 8th floor. was fortunate to have some real partiers next to us that would start raising hell at 3 am ... Read more
NEWJERSEYCOP
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
34 forum posts
13 helpful votes
We waited outside at our scheduled time, 1130 to 1200, for about 20 minutes before we got inside. Once inside it took another 15 minutes to get through check in and then get on-board. Our cabin was immediately ready for us. We then ... Read more

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traveling nannie
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Getting from the airport to the ship was a bit of an ordeal. We had Carnival transfers but had to drag our luggage across the terminal to the bus area. When we got to the pier we had to drag the luggage from the bus to the pier, with ... Read more
peacey
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
56 forum posts
13 helpful votes
Please note that I rated this cruise 4 out of 5 (which is better than average) but it was the worst Carnival cruise we have been on and this was my fifth cruise with Carnival - first time on the Glory. I did not give it a 5 because it just ... Read more
Kool Kist
Member Since 2011
1 review
13 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We were in Ocean view Cabin 203 on Riviera Deck. We went to Key West & Cozumel. Ship condition was good, older ship. We were pleased with space of cabin for 3 men. Food was okay. Stage shows were much better than expected. They used DJ ... Read more
mcaustin
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I booked this cruise for my daughter and I. I have been on a few other cruises and this one was the worst! When we walked onto the ship, you could immediately smell cigarette smoke and it also smelled very musty. This was true throughout ... Read more
tonyaanne
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was my first cruise. I had read all the reviews on here before the trip, which made my boyfriend and I nervous that we weren't going to have a good time. Boy was I wrong. We had an excellent time. I understand that Carnival isn't the ... Read more

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