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1,015 Carnival New Orleans Cruise Reviews

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Really Was A Dream NWFLCruiselover
09/14
The Dream was truly a dream cruise. I went on this cruise as a single. Carnival sat several singles together for the ... Read more
The kids (9 & 14) come to visit every summer, and this year we surprised them with a cruise! This was also hubby's ... Read more
09/14
My boyfriend and I went on a cruise 2 weeks ago. We vacationed with another couple although we did not share a cabin. ... Read more
Dream Cruise Oil Lady
09/14
This was my second time on the Carnival Dream we really love this ship you don't even notice how many people are on ... Read more
09/14
I realize I'm reviewing a 2 year old cruise, but that's the last cruise we went on! The Elation needs to be ... Read more

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We just returned from our Cruise. I was a bit worried because there have been so bad reviews of the ship. I found out ... 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
Not rated
09/14
Let me start off by saying that there were a few memorable and exciting experiences. Like my daughter participating in ... Read more
This was our second time to leave out of New Orleans to Roatan, Belize, and Cozumel (Well, #3 to Cozumel but that was ... Read more
In a word - Bland Pappy5591
09/14
Our son recommended Carnival - "Dad, they are all the same once you get onboard" - to us. Previous sailings - RCI ... Read more

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I had never been on a cruise before so I was a bit skeptical about the whole thing. But, I'm happy to say that it ... Read more
Before I left I read these worthless reviews and expected something horrible. My experience couldn't be further than ... Read more
we had 23 people in our group, and all had a blast! Ship activities were fun, comedians were funny, stage shows were ... Read more
This was truly the best of all of our cruises on Carnival - the ship was always clean and comfortable. The MDR meals ... Read more
09/14
For our 25th wedding anniversary we decided to treat ourselves to a cruise...and we couldn't have asked for a better ... Read more

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09/14
Flew into New Orleans the day before stayed at the Sleep Inn in Kenner near the airport they provided a shuttle to the ... Read more
If a humid rooms, sewer smelling hallways, drunks and bland food is your game then this ship has it in spades! This is ... Read more
Dream Cruise-Wonderful Cruisecajun2014
09/14
We are Louisiana residents in our early 60's and this was our first cruise on the Dream. Parking and embarkation were ... Read more
Before I review the wonderful cruise on the Carnival dream, I want to be sure that our readers know that during the ... Read more
Great cruise collinH45
09/14
The Cruise was really nice. We had a very fun time. The ship had some of the features of Funship 2.0. I am happy I ... Read more

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This was our 4th Carnival cruise. We have also sailed on the Disney Magic(5), Carnival Magic(7), Conquest (7), and ... Read more
Mixed Bag pammypoo
08/14
Carnival tries to please all of the people all of the time, with surprisingly great success. This cruise with Carnival ... Read more
Not rated
08/14
My husband and I just returned today from a 7-night cruise on the Carnival Dream. We were on the Dream 2 months ago ... Read more
08/14
We had a wonderful time on the Elation August 9-14. There were good and less-than-good things about it, but as we said ... Read more
Our cabin was on the first floor, barely above the waterline, the cheap seats! Room was small but functional. Shower ... Read more

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