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1,734 Carnival Romantic Cruise Reviews

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skloeckener
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
This was our 4th 7-day cruise and our first with Carnival and the port of San Juan. We purchased the Faster To The Fun package and were in our room within 15 minutes of getting to the port! We also purchased the transfer from the airport ... Read more
Jema-Liam
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
The ship was clean, the staff was friendly and attentive. Our interior cabin was comfortable and well kept. The girls (12 and 16) enjoyed their respective clubs, which gave my husband and I time alone. We all loved dinning at the Fantasy ... Read more
Boatrightcruises
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Overall this was a good cruise. Boat was older which we knew before we left for the port but overall we didn't have very much to complain about with the ship other than the pool being drained when we first got on for some maintenance. ... Read more
under1love@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Victory Cruise Ship, Port Canaveral, Florida really let me down! I got married on the ship and my wedding was amazing but what ensued upon cruising was terrible. 1) They were doing major work on the lido deck ... Read more
dicksond
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Just returned from a 3 day cruise to the Bahamas. This was my 5th cruise, all with Carnival. I cruised each year from 2005-2008. My travel plans and family circumstance took me to other places: local beaches, Mexico, Jamaica, etc. This ... Read more

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Purple phantom
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
16 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We have been sailing Carnival since 2008 but left Carnival for two years after having a very bad cruise aboard the Splendor and refusing to ever sail on her again. The Sunshine is a nice ship. I read a lot about it being crowded but ... Read more
tl12356
Member Since 2014
1 review
20 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Great trip......Embarkation went pretty smooth, always to excited to notice anything wrong at that time. Deck 8 Balcony cabin was very comfortable with fantastic service, thanks Jenifer.... Marketplace- Buffet food.....not bad but ... Read more
lovcruzin
Member Since 2007
1 review
14 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We have been on 18 cruises including the Mediterranean and in my opinion the Alaskan cruise was the very best. My opinion of our trip is as follows: We left out of Seattle and spent one night there prior to the cruise. We ate at ... Read more
Patsyw
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We loved our cruise. The ship was beautiful and the men and women did everything in the world to make our trip wonderful. Ira was our room steward and he made us feel so welcome and special. Our waiter and bus boy were great. Joselito ... Read more
kids1stcruise
Member Since 2006
1 review
786 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I chose this cruise because no airfare or hotel was needed. Price for my husband and I was great and leaving from Baltimore is very convenient. I liked staggered checkin mainly because as we went to the lido for lunch I noticed the ... Read more

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Kdnggg
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Well there is a reason Meds are prescribed and Jace the tour director needs to take as prescribed. Everything out of his mouth was at full speed Charlie Brown teacher talk. A little Ritalin would help the guests perhaps understand what ... Read more
wecruisetogethersince2012
Member Since 2016
1 review
15 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We chose Carnival because we had sailed with them before. We were on the Carnival Freedom. We drove to Galveston and parked at the terminal. Be sure to prepay on line, you can save $5.00. We were on board by 1pm. Our ocean view room was ... Read more
Deedee40
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We choose the cruise because we never been to carnival before did norweign twice,, I'll say average because it was only two nights of entertainment meaning the shows, they were amazing thou but norweign gem had a show every night,,,,the ... Read more
bhmaness
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
My wife & I chose to take our teenage son on this family cruise out of New Orleans. We had a very smooth boarding process. We settled in quickly & enjoyed the ship immediately. The staff was amazing-- totally dedicated & ... Read more
lovetocruisejakedeb
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Everything on the cruise was awesome. The staff except for customer service were very friendly and always willing to help you and make your trip enjoyable. I have found this to be true on a couple of ships we have traveled on with carnival ... Read more

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gotti1038
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
12 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Freedom Ship We sailed with a party of 39 people, this is my 7th cruise on Carnival, my third out of Galveston. This was by far the best cruise I have ever been on. That is including the Royal Caribbean cruises I have sailed. The ... Read more
angoracruiser
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
5 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because the dates matched when we could travel. This cruise exceeded my expectations in most areas. Food: The food was exceptional. We did the Chef's Table experience, and it was truly memorable. We enjoyed meeting ... Read more
Mchelle2470
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
Wanted to take a Mediterranean cruise all my life and was so looking forward to seeing all the historical landmarks the ports of call had to offer on this cruise. The Carnival Vista is an absolutely amazing ship but in my opinion too ... Read more
Mumpurple
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
This was our third cruise, but our first with Carnival. Good value on a lovely ship. Fantastic entertainment with the cruise director 'Jen' with the energy of the Energiser Bunny! Food was delicious and plentiful. We chose 'anytime ... Read more
Long neck 567
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Cruised Carnival in past.always a great experience. This cruise was the worst ever. Staff not friendly, food service awful, dining room waiters didn't even pour our water and were so frazzled forgot stuff. Food either undercooked or ... Read more

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pur24karet
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 forum posts
7 helpful votes
I Suggest You Find Another Ship or company that sails to these ports! This ship is old and very broken down! After finally getting the time away to take a cruise. I was so excited. I had been wanting to do one for some time. Then, I ... Read more
MJF0507
Member Since 2008
1 review
101 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Was looking forward to taking my adult family on a vacation. We have all cruised multiple times before and thought it would be a nice treat for our anniversary and as a precursor to my wife having knee surgery. With so many negative ... Read more
shmeeveydr
Member Since 2002
1 review
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise out of New Orleans because we don't have many options in Alabama. Mobile doesn't have a boat anymore. Jacksonville is also a nice port, but we have been on the Elation before and wanted a new adventure. The service ... Read more
Disappointed57
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise based on recommendations of friends who have used Carnival out of other ports and raved about their service. We chose New Orleans for convenience. Embarkation was very well organized and went very smooth. We ... Read more
Newtx3
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
My husband and I chose this cruise specifically because of the ports. Getting older in years (I turned 50, he turned 49, during the cruise) we decided to get some beach time in before we deemed ourselves too old to participate in water ... Read more

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