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295 Carnival South Pacific Cruise Reviews

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73
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Terry&Yvette
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We decided to try Carnival Spirit as the sailing fell into our annual leave time frame, WELL! What a huge mistake! We have sailed before many times on RCI and Princess, so we are comparing Carnival to these lines. Before even ... Read more
wagtail_syd
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
79 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our second cruise on Carnival Legend and it didn't disappoint. We sailed for 8 nights to Noumea, Mare and Isle of Pines. This time we sailed in school holidays and I was a little concerned that the ship might be jam-packed with ... Read more
Wallymoose70
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Fantastic 8 night cruise with 2 family's of 4, children's ages 6,8,12 & 16. Embarkation was smooth and easy and on time. Before we knew it we were having lunch up in La Playa Grille (buffet) for lunch. Were able to access our room ... Read more
ybb
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
This was my 9th cruise across six cruise lines. A good cruise is always a combination of various things. The service, the ship, the itinerary, the food and the other guests. The service. At a staff level was very good, especially ... Read more
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Big_Jim_61
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
10 helpful votes
My grandmother used to go on cruises all the time and as kids, we would go down to circular quay to see her off. So, of course i always wanted to go on a cruise. The opportunity finally arrived and I had 4 set criteria when booking. It ... Read more

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marksully6@bigpond.com.au
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Room service A1 (faultless), Food A1 the variety is exceptional Breakfast, Lunch & Diner ( pizza is 24 hr), Service on Board A1 Faultless :-), Entertainment Brilliant Although they could use more Australian music Acts, Staff on board ... Read more
fambam4
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2016
I am writing to thank Carnival cruise line for a wonderful trip. We are a family of four and we have two kids with special considerations. One is highly anxious and the other is Aspergers and I cannot express how helpful and understanding ... Read more
Judy451
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
My husband and I recently returned, 26th March, from an 11 night cruise to New Caledonia and Fiji on Carnival Legend. I will say at the outset that we did enjoy the cruise and had some really good times. However, it could have been so ... Read more
Aussie_Kiwi_Family
Member Since 2012
1 review
85 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We are just back from our first Carnival Cruise. We've so far been on Royal Carribean and Celebrity and now carnival! We travel as a family. We got the cruise for a really good price and did the garanteed balcony option. We were ... Read more
Erixstarx
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
10 day cruise Sydney Vanuatu New Caledonia return. The bad: Queuing up for dining up to 15min and tender-boats up to 45min in heat of sun. -- lots of hidden fats (and not so hidden fats) in meals of buffet restaurants in level 9 ... Read more

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Kiwi5
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
First time on Carnival Legend. Decor over the top but once you get used to it, its ok. Food amazing, buffets crazy good, never could anyone be hungry, 24 hour pizza and ice cream. The shows were very good and the adult comedy shows ... Read more
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123commins
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
26 helpful votes
Just completed a 10 night cruise on the Carnival legend, what a great holiday! For a budget holiday I was very impressed. As I spent a lot of time on this site researching before my cruise I thought I would give as many hints / tips to ... Read more
South Coast Cruiser
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Embarkation was smooth as we booked a suite and had priority.This was the only time that the priority was an advantage. The suite was well appointed and clean. Reggie, our room steward was great and the towel animals were a delight. ... Read more
Louverwindows
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
23 helpful votes
Just returned from 9 nights on Carnival Spirit to New Caledonia. Travelled with 12 others aged 13,16,18,21,22, 50, 52, 56, 57, 61, 63, 80 and 83 including one disabled wheel chair young adult. It was the best family holiday for all ... Read more
okliw
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
18 helpful votes
I supplied the below comments to be posted but Carnival felt it was lacking some detail so I included specific incidents so you get a much fuller idea of my last cruise. I can’t help saying we have noticed a drop in standards ... Read more
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lotuscar7()
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
18 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
My husband and I are in our early 60's and when reviewing which cruise would suit us I noted that Carnival Legend had a Serenity Area on Deck 9 and an extensive library with shows in the evening. We saw the cruise had a good rating so we ... Read more
gailthomson
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
My Husband and I last cruised 20 years ago , this time we had the pleasure of our family being on the same cruise which was our daughter , son inlaw and granddaughters . The girls smiled and laughed every waking moment , they were so ... Read more
sdragice
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was only the second cruise we've been on having been on a princess cruise in Asia last year. The embarkation process was so much better than out previous experience, it was all so incredibly well organised, as was the disembarkation ... Read more
hanabi
Member Since 2008
3 reviews
9 forum posts
14 helpful votes
We cruised the South Pacific in January 2016. While the cruise itself was fine (calm seas, nice islands beautiful weather), I’m worried about the general direction that Carnival is heading in, regarding how they treat their ... Read more
lisajane
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
19 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
Firstly I would like to say we had a great time on the cruise but now we've ticked that box would be unlikely to do this again. Perhaps we will try a shorter cruise. I am worried that this will become the new 'Bali Bogan Holiday' for ... Read more

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MACCA -Adelaide Hills SA
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Loved the our first ever cruise 2.5 years ago on Carnival Spirit & after finding out about the 44 million dollar upgrade, we wanted to go again. This time we cruised with 20 family members (16 newbies). Upon embarking, all were blown ... Read more
mrsmacaus
Member Since 2015
1 review
21 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
This was our 2nd cruise, our first being on Celebrity Infinity in Alaska. I found Carnival nowehere near as nice as Celebrity for food and entertainment and even though it was cheaper they seemed to be trying to get money from you ... Read more
mitsyate
Member Since 2012
7 reviews
48 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2016
Have cruised many times, but this was one cruise that I was not looking forward to doing. We had chosen this cruise to take my wife's family and grandchildren on their first cruise during the school holidays. I knew that there would be ... Read more
nixster74
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
My father invited us to join him on a 10 day cruise to the South Pacific, which we happily accepted. Having cruised on the Queen Mary 2 and Norwegian Jade, we'd had very good experiences on both ships. We had high expectations of the ... Read more
rachelsimmonds
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed December 2015
So grateful for this amazing experience being our first ever cruise and something that we have wanted to do ever since we left Africa. It is a massive ship with plenty to do for all ages or time to just chill out and relax. The staff ... Read more

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