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Phantazma1988
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
I had a wonderful time on this ship, the whole crew was very friendly including Housekeeping. There was no dissatisfaction for me the whole cruise. I love Karaoke and the two people who hosted it were two women named Kelsey & Maggie, ... Read more
boatsnhose
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
My friend chose this cruise and I agreed to it only because of the ports. Based on others feedback about Carnival cruises they have been on I should have known better. I was reluctant at first so I wasn't expecting much. After the long ... Read more
alelexxis
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
$189 Per Person Special Offer with Free Room Upgrade & $50 On Board Credit. Room E101 is PERFECT close to everything Prefer Anytime Dinning which is 1 Floor Above Stateroom E101 Cheers Program $240 Per Person, Start Drinking ... Read more
mstravelrx
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
This was my first time on a Carnival cruise and I had a wonderful time! Most importantly, my best friend, who was celebrating her birthday and her 1st cruise had a blast! I was very pleased with everything from accomodations to food and ... Read more
Topgirl2
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
29 forum posts
7 helpful votes
This was my 10th cruise, and my first going solo. I chose this port and date as it coincided with my office closing for the holidays. I have cruised on Princess, Norwegian, Royal Caribbean and Carnival, and have had a great time on them ... Read more
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green2u
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
36 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Victory pulled what I had heard of this ship in other reviews: The night before we were contacted via email that our onboard time would be two hours later. Lucky for us, we got late checkout at the hotel and arrived at the appear at the ... Read more
Florida Library Lady
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
244 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose the cruise for the itinerary as we'd never been to Belize. It is also only an hour from where we live and we looked forward to the short drive. I think my 'booking agent' (husband) said he got a pretty good price on a suite. Only ... Read more
couponpincher
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
I had the pleasure of going with some friends on a 5 day cruise to Cozumel and Progresso from November 26th-December 1st, 2016. Overall we had a great time. If I had to cruise again, I would like to try another cruise line for the ... Read more
oscar73120
Member Since 2012
1 review
3 forum posts
14 helpful votes
The Dream is a large ship and very much understaffed. From the check in process, to the room steward, the dining room staff, bar staff, it was about the worst service I have ever received on a cruise ship. Carnival now asks that you ... Read more
Hairychestrunerup
Member Since 2016
1 review
Never been there before and the ship was suppose to be docked for 3 days ,. carnival estascy , cabin was noise from engines , away from couples we were traveling with ,not what we had ask for . Dining was also not what we requested due to ... Read more
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jerry2457
Member Since 2010
1 review
143 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I take a cruise around Halloween with a large group of singles via a company that specializes in this type of trip. I had never been to New Orleans and a few tips there: taxi or Uber is fastest but also most expensive so use the airport ... Read more
stevec4418
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2016
This was a group cruise. The embarkation port (New Orleans) is not equipped to accommodate cruise ships in excess of 2,000 passengers. There are no separate or expedited check-in for Platinum or diamond guests in New Orleans. The trip down ... Read more
moore.christian95
Member Since 2016
1 review
30 helpful votes
First Off, I want to say I've went and read some reviews about the same cruise I sailed on, and I absolutely hate that my fellow cruisers did not seem to have the same experience that I did. I travel a good bit, so here is something to ... Read more
Polistena
Member Since 2014
3 reviews
3 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Embarking: Once in the building during the appropriate time slot it went fast. If you get to New Orleans port too early, you are stuck standing in the garage outside!! Ship: Pros: Food was excellent as always Pool are ... Read more
koss78b2
Member Since 2014
4 reviews
391 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed on the Carnival Fascination out of San Juan on October 23rd 2016 Sailed as a solo cruiser. Here is my review of the experience on the ship. In general after reading about other reviews. I think your cruise is what you make of ... Read more
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Jcortez
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
I just returned from a 8 day cruise with Carnival valor. I payed to visit St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Puerto Rico and Grand Turks. I only got to see three of the four I payed for, and was only reimbursed $15.00. Granted the trip turned out to ... Read more
TEALKITTY
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Chose this cruise cuz it fit a block of time between already booked flights and it was rt barcelona and had a good itinerary and was new and bigger than other carnival ships. Boarding process was a nightmare and the food esp breakfast in ... Read more
pinor1
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
5 helpful votes
I try to go to Europe every year, especially to the Mediterranean. Carnival Vista is a new ship and wanted to sail on her. It is laid out like any other Carnival ship but with beautiful new colors and exciting décor ( see the ... Read more
gena172123
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
As a first time cruiser, I had an amazing time. Embarkation was smooth and easy. Registering online helped a lot. There was a lot of traffic in the Port of Miami, but not many signs giving you directions, so plan to loop in a few circles. ... Read more
jessicamoss1209@gmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
19 helpful votes
We booked this cruise through cruise nation. 2 day stay in Barcelona followed by an 8 day western med cruise on Carnival Vista. There were 8 of us travelling together and we did explore Barcelona before the cruise. To be honest, I don't ... Read more
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Carol Merrett
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
My husband and I were first time cruisers so didn't know what to expect. We booked the cruise because we thought it was good value. We were on the Carnival Spirit that left Sydney to the South Pacific for 12 nights. We had a balcony on ... Read more
Tommyjoe99
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
13 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We chose this cruise because of the great value that we get from CCL. We are VIFP and enjoy the expeditious embark/disembark procedures. We were on this ship several years ago when it was fairly new. The 2.0 upgrade that it has ... Read more
wrenjj
Member Since 2016
1 review
23 helpful votes
First and foremost, the cruise was overall very impressive and I would sail with Carnival again! The Carnival Valor just came out of dry dock earlier this year so the ship looked brand new. There were lights everywhere and the whole ship ... Read more
miataman19
Member Since 2006
1 review
1,029 forum post
15 helpful votes
Experienced cruiser and WAS not a big Carnival fan. I choose this sailing because of the embarkation port and the itinerary. This was my 47th cruise and my first as a solo cruiser. I was a little nervous. Drove and parked at the port, 50 ... Read more
arlenevelezdiaz
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
26 helpful votes
Hello again. I posted a review a week ago ("a no no cruise"). This week i took the cruise with my best friend. Embarkation process - very good. Cabin - a "no no". We had cabin 1456 on deck 1. We were next to the ... Read more
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