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1,666 Carnival Romantic Cruise Reviews

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sweetiebabe05
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We took this cruise for our honeymoon. My husband has sailed on Carnival many times before and swears by it. I have only sailed on Princess Cruise Lines and decided to give Carnival a chance because the crowd on a Princess cruise is ... Read more
mrbrucepritchett
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
My wife and I were looking for a nice vacation and booked this cruise kind of at the last minute. This is the first cruise we've taken by ourselves in many years (without kids) so that was nice and made it different than other cruises ... Read more
Eddie-1
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
We got an extended balcony cabin on the back of the ship, we were excited to spend a lot of time on the balcony, But! that didn't happen because it was just dead air & hot out there, the way it was designed there is absolutely no ... Read more
Southernfried4
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
This was our third cruise and the ports were by far the best. Each island (St. Thomas, Barbados, St. Lucia, St. Kitts and St. Maarten) was unique in its differences with plenty of activities and great beaches. Unfortunately, the ship ... Read more
TRULYDETERMINED
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Carnival Cruise Itinerary and ship drew our interest for my husband birthday cruise. We spent three days in San Juan, Puerto Rico exploring the city before embarkation on Sunday afternoon that was smooth and efficient with accomodating ... Read more

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BaldEagleAl
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The boarding and debarkation was super smooth. The Carnival rep called me a few weeks prior to the cruise to upgrade at a super discount, so I got a Grand Suite for a steal and was it ever worth the few extra dollars. The staff were ... Read more
JW50
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Really enjoyed this cruise! The atrium was a bit of a letdown as normally when you first walk on the ship that is the first thing you see and is normally quite grand. This was quite small and nothing exciting. Service was great as usual ... Read more
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Finshell
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Worst cruise ever. I have been on a few cruises and this was the worst. Our main gripe was the noise, we stayed in room 6241 Fwd avoid this area. After the shows, 6 nights out of 8 a DJ set up his equipment and we had to endure boom boom ... Read more
Pbogart
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
There is no way,l that i would book another cruise on this liner, if i was you, i would spend the cash for a classier liner, i was in the us navy 10 years and the ship needed major rehab, the rails were painted over way to thick, they ... Read more
tool maker
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
18 helpful votes
Me and the wife sailed on the Carnival Fantasy before and enjoyed it so we went back for our honeymoon using a balcony room. It is almost the EXACT same boat as the Fantasy. My biggest complaint is sometimes the staff were a slight bit ... Read more

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2docsnowaiting
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We've cruised about 15 times total, with several lines (HAL, X, Carnival, RCI) and chose this wedding anniversary cruise for the 9 day duration (=more than 7), as well as the husband's favorite stop in St. Kitts. Embarkation - due to ... Read more
FiremedicMike151
Member Since 2012
1 review
41 forum posts
20 helpful votes
This was our third cruise, all with Carnival, and by far our worst to date. I'll start with the good first, then get into our issues with it. First, the ship was extremely stable and motion was not an issue at all for either of us. ... Read more
dvond
Member Since 2008
8 reviews
610 forum posts
10 helpful votes
We decided to try a cruise out of Texas as we always go out of the east coast to try something different. Overall we had a very good cruise, here are some highlights; Embarkation took 15 minutes, very easy We had a inside cabin, ... Read more
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wmarsh9280
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Embarkation: Huge lines of passengers queued up (large amount of high school and college age). The process was slow and the staff was not kind. Treated like cattle. The ship: The Paradise is a very old boat and it shows. Many of the ... Read more
Angelnjorge
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because it was over our anniversary and a quick weekend getaway...The embarkation and debarkation process was efficient, the dining room staff was friendly. That's the only good thing we can say about this cruise. We ... Read more

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Crimes13
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
10 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We chose this cruise because of the destinations, Bermuda was beautiful and Amber cove was interesting. The shows were excellent food was good staff was very pleasant. Alll in all I had a great time. Chloe the cruise director was ... Read more
SonOfSailor
Member Since 2012
1 review
55 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We sailed on the Carnival Journeys 9 Day Cruise on the Splendor. We sailed from Miami to Bermuda, Grand Turk, and Amber Cove (Dominican Republic North Shore). We had a great time! We had a total of 10 in our group. Some of us drove, and ... Read more
beachseeker72
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
It was on my husband's bucket list to go to Alaska, but never on mine. I was looking forward to seeing the scenery Alaska had to offer but really didn't expect to enjoy the trip that much. I was SO wrong. We are from Oklahoma so we flew to ... Read more
misterkevin
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
33 forum posts
22 helpful votes
This was my fourth cruise on Carnival after loving my experience on the Dream class ships and this experience did not disappoint! I am a spa cabin aficianado, so I booked a spa balcony on the starboard side on deck 14. It was great. There ... Read more
caboodles
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We chose the legend because of the Glacier Bay Sail. Wish i would have not. The ship set sail 2 hours late. the first port Skagway we tethered but was 2 hours late starting Excursion we boarded straight to boat the for excursion the guide ... Read more

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beachseeker72
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Seeing Alaska was a dream of my husbands and I'll admit that I was not nearly as excited as he was. I am more a hot weather, beach girl. I was SO wrong about this cruise. Alaska is nothing less than magnificent. We flew into Seattle a day ... Read more
Kiwitomo
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
My wife (28) and I (27) took this crusie as part of our honeymoon. We booked this cruiseline knowing that Carnival target families, but had hoped that being well out of School holidays it wouldn't be too bad. Unfortuantely, there were ... Read more
dputland
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our second cruise on the Legend and it has been redecorated. We liked the decor! Embarkation was fine except my daughter left her passport in her suitcase. So we were put into the "trouble children" pen. (LOL) It was a ... Read more
chino29
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
I chose this cruise for the convenience of just driving downtown Tampa and parking to get on the ship. This is however my first time on carnival since 1980 and it is no comparing them to Royal Caribbean or Princess lines that overall cater ... Read more
bilvon
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We went to the following ports: Carnival's Private Island, Half Moon Cay. Was very nice and relaxing. BBQ was good. Amber Cove, Dominican Republic: Very pretty, we didn't take any of the "planned" excursions, toured it on ... Read more

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