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748 Carnival San Juan Cruise Reviews

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Kcar32
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
After reading a few reviews of this particular cruise on the Carnival Liberty, I was a little bit apprehensive. However, overall my finace and I had a wonderful time. I found the food, entertainment, and bars to be top-notch (granted, we ... Read more
moniquet
Member Since 2006
3 reviews
1,493 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We are a couple from UK. And flew in from London the day before. Stayed at the Caribe Hilton which was good. we arrived at the Port around 12.30 and there was quite a crowd so we left our luggage with a Porter and strolled around San ... Read more
bcsurvivor05
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
109 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Overall it was a great ship. In my review, I don't plan on it being day by day but rather an overall. Again, there are so many recent Liberty reviews I don't want to be repetitious and want to hit upon concerns and topics that were ... Read more
AndrewO
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We cruised on the Carnival Liberty out of San Juan Nov 15th - 22nd 2015. This was our 3rd Carnival cruise in 4 years. While we enjoyed the Liberty, we will not cruise out of San Juan again. While the Liberty seems dated, we did ... Read more
Golferlel
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We are baby boomers -- I had cruised on various cruise lines but he had never cruised before. We flew into San Juan the day before and stayed at Chateau Cervantes, in Old Town, just one block from the pier -- walked to the ship the next ... Read more

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sc6654
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
262 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We landed in San Juan at 12:20 and got a taxi to port for less then Carnival transfer. Bags were tagged and taken away. We were on the ship eating fish and chips by 1:30. Ship is vary clean and service is great.. We love this cruise it ... Read more
shs58eb@yahoo.com
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We just took our 3rd cruise on the Liberty this year. Our first was in Feb, with our family of 10. I have 2 granddaughters in wheelchairs with disease similar to MD. We had a waiter named Anselmo Miranda Gutierrez . He was fantastic! He ... Read more
globetrotter921
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
8 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We joined the Triumph in San Juan and sailed back to Galveston. This is one of Carnival's Journey Cruises which are offered occasionally and are different than their normal itineraries. We arrived in San Juan a day early and really enjoyed ... Read more
Henryhorn
Member Since 2012
1 review
19 forum posts
1 helpful vote
A mixed review but as the title says, this is a cheap cruise compared with perhaps Celebrity. We boarded effortlessly and by the time we found the stateroom our luggage was waiting outside the door. This caused a problem for those ... Read more
Peter654
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our 2nd cruise out of San Juan and as in the 1st over half the passengers for San Juan, have never been with such rude, loud, and obnoxious people on any other cruise. Now for the ship, we did the western on the Liberty 2 years ... Read more

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Wags2
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We have taken a number of cruises, this one being the second on Carnival. We booked this cruise over a year in advance. From the very second we stepped foot on the ship through the duration, the feeling was very subdued, by the employees, ... Read more
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Boopy1226
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
I have traveled on Carnival on quite a few cruises. This one aboard the Liberty was one of the worse ones! On all of the cruises I've been, the Cabin Steward is the first person to greet you when you board the ship. Everyone was ... Read more
TiggerJeffrey
Member Since 2015
1 review
10 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I had a great time, found that the food was good BUT I wasn't a fan of the maitre d'. Likely the attempt at a floor show and entertainment is to induce us in the early dinner seating to move along. That was successful if not annoying. Food ... Read more
Sherman793
Member Since 2008
4 reviews
236 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Well I know inquiring minds want to know about the new Journey cruises, so I will share some highlights. This is our first Carnival cruise in 6 years and just my husband and I, (56 and 46 yrs old) cruised. We have been cruising Royal for ... Read more
dicap99
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
83 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Even after a great price break, I would not recommend this cruise / ship to a friend. Pros * staff attitude and service orientation (excellent) Cons * Embarkation - the worst I have ever experienced (being silver or ... Read more

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Jackievi
Member Since 2015
1 review
9 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Just cruised on October 11th on the beautiful Liberty. Loved the decoration on this ship, had lots of awesome places to eat, like Guys Burgers and Blue Iguana Burrito bar and the Steakhouse was to die for!!! The itinerary was ... Read more
mss22859
Member Since 2007
1 review
413 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was the 6th cruise for me and my DW, all on Carnival. Her DS and BIL joined us (their 1st). We had adjoining Balcony cabins, 8263 and 8265. We are all in our mid-50's-late 60's. Pre-cruise: We flew from Syracuse, NY to San Juan the ... Read more
kimmy1012
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
This was our 6th cruise with Carnival. Although DH wasn't hindered by it, I was. He had read about all the reviews of all the changes Carnival had made, I had not. We brought my sister and her husband on this one and this was their ... Read more
Amy83
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My husband and I are avid travelers; we have traveled to multiple countries and on many different types of vacations. We have cruised once before this particular cruise; we went on a Mediterranean cruise with Celebrity Solstice (which we ... Read more
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sirfuller
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
236 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Had a very nice cruise through the Southern Caribbean. My sailing visited St. Thomas, Barbados, St. Kitts, St. Lucia and St. Maarten. All of the ports were great and this was really a busy week but well worth it. The Carnival Liberty was ... Read more

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edwardjo
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
We found nothing wrong with this cruise. The check in was smooth, was able to get back off, and do some last minute shopping (CVS), and get back on with no problems. The only tie up, was stupid people. If someone was in line, they would ... Read more
Kat1001
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
My husband and I have been cruising with carnival for some time. We chose carnival due to amazing ports and this cruise was no different. We loved all of the 5 island that we had visited on this trip... Barbados and st. Kitts are amazing ... Read more
Tribe17
Member Since 2012
1 review
23 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Saturday 26 Layover in Newark . Ate at vanguard ? Kitchen. Used key pad to order food and bring it to you. Service slow. Food seemed reasonable priced for airport I had cheese omelet potatoes. Wife had scrambled eggs toast bacon.. they add ... Read more
MelissaDrew
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We have been on several cruises in the Caribbean and this is the best itinerary we have had (especially if you like beaches!). The ship was in good condition. We upgraded to a suite at the last minute. It was the largest room I have ... Read more
awreaper
Member Since 2012
4 reviews
29 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
Pre Cruise San Juan - Our cruise was from 20-27 September 2015. We flew in to Puerto Rico the day before and stayed at the La Concha Renaissance San Juan Resort. I was impressed with this resort. It was large, very clean and had plenty ... Read more

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