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1,273 Carnival New Orleans Cruise Reviews

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Rjadams615
1 Review
Member Since 2012
After reading the reviews, I was really worried about this cruise...but we didn't have any problems at all - and had a ... Read more
firedread2000
1 Review
Member Since 2016
My wife an I departed the Port of New Orleans on January 23, 2016. We were traveling with three other couples. Upon ... Read more
sentrydriver
6 Reviews
Member Since 2006
33 Forum Posts
My wife and I are in our mid-fifties and work demanding jobs with little time off. This was our eighth cruise and our ... Read more
LBnLo
1 Review
Member Since 2016
It took many years to convince my wife to take a cruise do to her fear of water. She finally gave in to give me my ... Read more
meal
5 Reviews
Member Since 2007
we have cruised on NCL, Celebrity & Royal Caribbean so I was hesitant of carnival and lowered my expectations. it ... Read more

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marshhawk
8 Reviews
Member Since 2009
8,715 Forum Posts
My DH and I, with another couple,( lets call them C and A),) all above 55, headed out of Atlanta and headed off to ... Read more
greenf350
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I have cruised everywhere, on just about every cruise line, really. This was the worst! The cabins are so small, even ... Read more
Nutchelle
1 Review
Member Since 2015
1 Forum Post
We sailed January 4, 2016 to January 9, 2016. Due to reading too many reviews and spending too much time on research ... Read more
CruiseKat611
1 Review
Member Since 2016
My husband and I booked a 5 night cruise on the Carnival Elation from New Orleans to Cozumel and Progreso. Our ... Read more
joew44
4 Reviews
Member Since 2012
We wanted to try the Journey experience since it promised a lot of extras. So we did the back to back cruises ... Read more

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ehogan
19 Reviews
Member Since 2005
710 Forum Posts
CARNIVAL DREAM REVIEW Our Carnival Dream cruise was an eleven plus ten day back to back Caribbean cruise in January ... Read more
vesselinv
1 Review
Member Since 2016
Third time cruising with Carnival and it turned out to be quite disappointing. In a nutshell, the one port stop, St ... Read more
mr jimmy
2 Reviews
Member Since 2004
96 Forum Posts
My wife and I travelled with my brother and his wife on the 11-day out of NOLA. Check in was the most efficient and ... Read more
cruisingfamily19
1 Review
Member Since 2016
This our 3rd cruise with carnival -food was very average, one less stop as the we could not dock at St Maarten. In my ... Read more
ledodeck01
6 Reviews
Member Since 2009
60 Forum Posts
Once again, Carnival delivered its standard “value for money” cruise. The Dream is a nicely maintained ... Read more

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Latinamom33
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The room and service were the best. The staff does go above and beyond. The food for lunch is your typical hot dogs and ... Read more
Penn Lake
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My wife and I worked for the airlines our whole life and thought that we had no reason to take a Cruise - at the ... Read more
Allie67
1 Review
Member Since 2010
3 Forum Posts
We (husband and two teenage daughters) have sailed many times on Carnival (10) and only once on another cruise line. ... Read more
RobinKY
3 Reviews
Member Since 2014
164 Forum Posts
This was our 3rd CCL cruise and the biggest ship we have been on to date. It is very nice with lots of stuff to do for ... Read more
Kasmir
1 Review
Member Since 2008
30 Forum Posts
My husband and I (both over 50) are experienced cruisers and decided to do our first back-to-back on the ELATION Dec. ... Read more

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SpeedRacer05
1 Review
Member Since 2015
3 Forum Posts
My first cruise and while the cruise experience gives me something to look forward to in the future it will probably ... Read more
charlipeppers
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We embarked via New Orleans on Carnival Dream on 12-6-15. We went to Roatan, Belize & Cozumel. First of all- the ... Read more
Cruiseliver311
1 Review
Member Since 2015
11/15
This was our third and worse cruise. Poor Elation; the ship is definitely in need of some upgrades. Our cabin was very ... Read more
AlfieVWP
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our 3rd Thanksgiving cruise (all with Carnival). We had 17 people in our party as we planned the trip with ... Read more
LHARTWICK
5 Reviews
Member Since 2001
936 Forum Posts
This was our 2nd time on the Dream. She has definitely aged in the two years since we last sailed on her, but still a ... Read more

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