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5,019 Carnival Miami Cruise Reviews
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2love2_cruise
Member Since 2013
1 review
11 helpful votes
I was a little, but not too concerned after reading some of the reviews for this ship. It seems that people with a negative experience write reviews more often, and also I think some people expect perfection. Given that, here is my ... Read more
Just getting started
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
I did as much research as I could on Carnival's website, Cruise Critic forum, and watched hours of VLOGs. I knew what to expect when it came to our cabin, the ship's amenities, the food and the Ports and Shore excursions. I have three ... Read more
dilpuri
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
We were a group of 20 family members. Joined group from canada, california and india. Very economical package with maximum fun with complete family. Would love to go on cruise every year, may be different locations. Whole show is well ... Read more
DiamondBill102
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
591 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Was excited to be trying a new ship. Embarkment out of Miami was great. Quick and efficient. Wasn't sure how I would like the new system with them leaving your sign and sail card in your mailbox but it seemed to work well. First thing ... Read more
funandsun63
Member Since 2007
1 review
22 forum posts
19 helpful votes
I want to write this review because we had read so many unfavorable reviews of the Carnival Vista. We did not have a bad experience and wanted to hopefully put other upcoming cruisers at peace! This is my 18th cruise so I feel I have ... Read more
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cyclops66
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
This was our honeymoon cruise and a bucket list cruise for me. I am loosing my battle with stage 4 cancer and only have 6 months to a year. The Carnival Glory team made this cruise the best for us. Thank you Eric and the entire crew. Our ... Read more
shokelah
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
My wife and I decided to go on a cruise in January. After doing some homework we chose Carnival Glory. We have been on other Carnival Cruises and for the most part have been happy. We have been pleasantly surprised from being upgraded ... Read more
PRechul
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Cruise was chosen my someone else, other than myself. See ALL of my comments in "Cabin Review" section below. Mix of folks on this ship was very weird. Anyone from senior retirees, to families, to LGBTs, to Special Needs, ... Read more
SDarling1
Member Since 2017
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
The Glory was my 14th cruise - I was a travel agent for 10 years and travelled a lot. I have sailed on Carnival many times, Celebrity, Holland America, Royal Caribbean and Princess various times. While Celebrity is still my favourite we ... Read more
yardvillecruiser
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
Sailed January 2017
I took my Mom on this cruise for her 80th birthday. Carnival treated her like a queen. Myself and other passengers wish security would have kept some of the loud, obnoxious and disruptive drunks under better control-they pay their money ... Read more
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terry5681
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
139 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Usually I go on an annual cruise with my best friend and her family. my hubby does not cruise . we stayed in M122. I knew the room would be small but sufficient for two people. all ports had beautiful weather. I stayed on the boat for ... Read more
lmbcox
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed January 2017
We went on a cruise with dear friends. We had been on a few cruises before but not on the Carnival Line. The product feel far short of the expectation. We truly enjoyed the shows, the bands and singers. They were all wonderful, ... Read more
boatsnhose
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
My friend chose this cruise and I agreed to it only because of the ports. Based on others feedback about Carnival cruises they have been on I should have known better. I was reluctant at first so I wasn't expecting much. After the long ... Read more
Mark&MaryAnn
Member Since 2005
1 review
66 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Eating We were very pleased with our dining room experience and loved the American Table menu at dinner. Our section of the dining room (Golden Pearl, Upstairs, late dining) was not very crowded and had very good service from an ... Read more
sunnylasvegas
Member Since 2008
1 review
1,084 forum post
4 helpful votes
We chose the Vista simply for one reason---it was a brand new ship. We'd been on the Breeze a few years ago just months after it got to Miami and were very happy. We've now been on several Carnival ships (and NCL and Celebrity) and ... Read more
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Pat.D
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
74 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
First lets start with the port of Miami staggered embarcation. I was scheduled between 11:30-12:00. I showed up at the port at 11:45, stood in line for 15 minutes outside and was inside the terminal for another 10 minutes before I made ... Read more
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Da Captain
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
My wife and I departed out of Miami purchasing the airport transfer and we were able to board right after faster to the fun, so we were on board around 12:30; pretty easy. The first sea day we spent in the spa area which was nice but ... Read more
eboiowa
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
I had been planning this cruise since the ship opened up for bookings. Was so excited about going on the newest and largest carnival new ship. Well after the fast and efficient loading process and entering the ship. The wow factor is for ... Read more
Cruise life
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
1,162 forum post
20th Carnival cruise, mostly all good, but cabin location under galley was not best for light-sleeper. Should not need medication to help sleep, but that is what I had to do- kids slept fine and husband managed without sleeping pills, ... Read more
Beachbum5817
Member Since 2011
1 review
19 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise mainly for the itinerary. The price was affordable, and it was the time of year that we wanted to go. We decided to book some excursions with Carnival. We chose the horse and carriage ride in Belize and the ... Read more
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Marine7696
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
2 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Cabin 14201 Spa cabin. This is 1 of 4 cabin on the 14th deck that face forward. This is an ocean view cabin. The room was very spacious. Come out the door and go through a door and you are at the Spa. Just to the left is a door that leads ... Read more
skipper711
Member Since 2012
7 reviews
94 forum posts
36 helpful votes
My review will highlight various areas, and hopefully you can pick and choose the options you wish to read, or read in its entirety! It will be lengthy, but fairly detailed. Summary – For all the naysayers about Carnival, I hope ... Read more
ellieap
Member Since 2017
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Booked because of recommendation of Carnival. This has been one of the most disappointing cruises we have ever been on. They have sacrificed aAmenities in order to squeeze more cabins on board. It feels like a "no frills ship". ... Read more
KGGma
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
My daughters saw this new ship and thought it would be really cool. So we booked it. first of all, NEVER CRUISE IN THE WINTER! rough seas, no Jamaica, no sting ray excursion at Grand Cayman, water slides and those other fun things were ... Read more
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blackbeauty1972
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
1. Get Better entertainment. The DJ sucks. 2. Food choices were average in the buffet almost the same thing every day 3. For such a large ship should had more pools and hot tubs. 1 pool in the front of the lido and one in the ... Read more
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