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johnandtomnyc
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Carnival offers a great trip at a reasonable cost and delivers. The Sunshine is excellent and renovated. My partner and I are Platinum with this cruise line so we are always treated well. No wait to board and a lovely welcome at NYC ... Read more
firecrewcapt
Member Since 2015
1 review
60 forum posts
Sailed October 2016
Not impressed with the ship one bit, not worth all the "hype" it was given prior to going in service. First time I NEVER bought a drink on a cruise due to the VAT. Carnival should be ashamed of their selves for not ... Read more
amharris829
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
This cruise was a new experience for us (never been to Europe) and absolutely wonderful! I am starting to realize just how "ship-based" cruising experiences are opposed to the company that is hosting the sailing (i.e. Royal ... Read more
CanaMan
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
3 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Just back from the Athens to Barcelona cruise Oct 2016. Boat is very nice. Great condition as new (even so all of the foyer carpeting had to be replaced during our cruise). Lots of room and rarely felt crowded. Drinks - beer, wine, ... Read more
Mace350
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
We chose this particular cruise because we wanted to experience Carnival's new ship and at the same time visit some of the ports in Europe we had not seen before. As we have come to expect from Carnival, embarcation went smoothly, our ... Read more
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nuttyoldman
Member Since 2016
1 review
We chose this cruise because we have never been to Half-Moon Cay, Dominican Republic, and the Grand Turks. We also chose this cruise to celebrate our October 11 anniversary. We sailed on the Carnival Freedom 2 times in the past 5 years ... Read more
gapbutter
Member Since 2016
1 review
We chose this cruise because we wanted to celebrate our anniversary, oct. 11, plus we had never been to these ports before. we've sailed with carnival 3 times before, 2 times on the freedom--these cruises were great. this cruise on the ... Read more
traviswd40
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
My wife and I went on a cruise for our 13 year wedding anniversary. This was our first cruise and we had no idea what to expect. We chose Carnival because several friends recommended them. The embarkation process was somewhat lengthy, ... Read more
pgcasimir
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed October 2016
Carnival seems to have removed the extras that makes cruising special on this ship. Things like white table clothe dining and service every night (now only offered on elegant nights). The quality of the food really disappointed me as I ... Read more
MamaLong
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
My husband and I just returned from a 5 day cruise on the Liberty. We loved the cruise and found the ship to be in good shape. ARRIVAL/EMBARKATION: We left Leander at 6:15 AM and arrived in Galveston around 9:45. My husband dropped me ... Read more
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alanawalker1
Member Since 2013
1 review
I went on my cruise Oct 7th 2016 with my girlfriend. Our original cruise was suppose to go to Cozumel, Mexico and Key West, FL. Hurricane Matthew came through the Bahamas on Oct 5th and our cruise was set for Oct 6th but it was canceled ... Read more
littlekid58
Member Since 2006
1 review
194 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Second time on the Fantasy.. Everything was great starting from Embarkation... we were on the ship by 11:30 room ready at 1 had guys burgers the first time and loved them.. We stayed in the grand suite first time and loved it Our ... Read more
cal3san
Member Since 2016
1 review
I booked this cruise for me and my lady friend through Travels and Tours aboard MCAS, Cherry Point, NC. Given that it was not known to us until we boarded the ship the destination had been changed from Bahamas to Cozumel, Mexicio due to ... Read more
jasmine196
Member Since 2005
6 reviews
98 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We had a wonderful trip the Carnival Breeze. This is my 2nd time on this ship, but I still have so many things that I wanted to try but didn't get a chance to. The service was top notch on this ship. I loved my wait staff in the Blush ... Read more
lucybrown1973
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
10 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We sailed during Hurricane Matthew and this may have been the best cruise we were ever on. Our Captain changed our itinerary and instead of Eastern Caribbean, our plans were to go to Canada....GREAT!! However, once we got to NYC, we were ... Read more
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alsanto
Member Since 2002
1 review
379 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I don't do reviews....But you make your vacation what it is. I don't let people or the little things brother me, and I don't let people's review sway me. I go to get a way and leave all the crap behind. I love cruising Carnival. Although ... Read more
Prority
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
I booked this cruise directly with carnival cruise lines. When I spoke with the booking agent . I had emphasis to him that my wife had a double knee replacement and it was difficult for her to get around and that it was our 30th ... Read more
Unshipshape2
Member Since 2014
1 review
45 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for the itinerary. It wasn't a hit and run cruise but rather a stay put in one port get to really see the island type of cruise. We found our stateroom to be roomy and clean. We spent many an hour on our balcony. It ... Read more
twospottedbabies
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Location of embarkation. Value for money While the ship could use a little updating, it is clean and the staff polite. The entertainment and activities have definitely gone through changes for the better. I actually enjoyed the newer ... Read more
Pinkie123
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We came from Australia with a few other families. When I booked I found it difficult to find out about what was on the boat, ie: restaurants, entertainment, what the rooms looked like, which was worrying . Before the cruise stared we ... Read more
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TullMan
Member Since 2010
1 review
116 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
I am not happy with CCL's new business plan. I sailed on their oldest ship, Holiday, in 2005. It was a better cruise. Below is a copy of my review on the main CCL board. "I have read numerous posts here about poor Carnival quality. ... Read more
Hillgirl1054
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
6 forum posts
7 helpful votes
CARNIVAL DREAM WAS A TOTAL DREAM!!! This was the first cruise my husband went on with me and I was worried cruising would not be for him but he is already planning our next one! We had a WONDERFUL experience and love carnival and the ... Read more
chrisgomc
Member Since 2014
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
As a frequent cruiser of Carnival cruises I have to say that the Carnival splendor was the worst cruise experience I have ever had! To begin with, arriving at the port of Miami was nothing but mass confusion as we were shifted around to ... Read more
MortKahn
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Short Version of Review Like a herd of African animals of your choice, if you enjoy following 2,500 of your best new friends, with no deviations, no customer service and no method of dealing with trip challenges or exceptions, you will ... Read more
nurselady24
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
My husband and I just returned from our 7 day cruise to Montego Bay Jamaica, Grand Cayman, and Cozumel. This was our second cruise with carnival our first on the freedom. We arrived in Galveston Friday, which was the night before we ... Read more
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