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301 Carnival South Pacific Cruise Reviews

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76
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mrsmacaus
Member Since 2015
1 review
22 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
8 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
2 helpful votes
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
yolhanson
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
It's hard to know where to begin. The overall experience was very good. Carnival Spirit is a big ship with plenty for adults and children to do. STANDOUT GOOD POINTS: The food is excellent in all areas. Service is friendly, ... Read more

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sharpies666@hotmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
I cannot fault the staff , the food , the entertainment. My 3rd cruise and must say this was the best. You can't go wrong on this ship. Rooms were quite roomy and very neat and clean. A balcony is a must! Amenities were clean and in ... Read more
Sam Benjamin
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This is my fourth cruise. This was The Carnival Legend. It sailed from Sydney to North Queensland, Australia. We started from Sydney and we sailed to Cairns, Port Douglas, Willis island, Airly Beach and Brisbane).The problem was that it ... Read more
Marilyg
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed December 2015
We had 13 family members on board. We loved the cruise. Cabins were roomy everything very clean. Staff were fantastic. The dining attendent Irene knew our names in one day. Brought additional meals. Made sure the kids found something they ... Read more
Bombala family
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
39 helpful votes
We travelled as a family of 4 to celebrate a 40th birthday, our kids are 9 and 12 years old. My review is a list of things I wrote down that nobody told me would be ideal or necessary on your first cruise. So I hope it is helpful. Some ... Read more
Lilly Bee
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
First time cruisers, We are a family of 4 , we brought along our 20 and 17yr old and they had their own cabin. We flew from Adelaide to Sydney and had pre booked the ship transfers from the airport which is highly recommended as by ... Read more

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Lilly Bee
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed December 2015
First time cruiser, level 7 balcony room excellent, room service excellent, food average as always just warm, main concern was the 900 kids on board that had little to no supervision. Staff did nothing to stop kids running around on decks, ... Read more
julia12
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
We travelled as a young couple (19 years old) on the Carnival Legend 11 night cruise stopping at 5 ports- Isle of Pines, Mystery Island, Vila, Mare and Noumea. This was our first cruise. Overall, our expectations were exceeded. The best ... Read more
MegF
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2015
WE have been on this ship before but as the prices have dropped so have the amenities - the entertainment was non existent, two shows worth watching, pre recorded music, nothing whatsoever to do during the day, never spent so much time in ... Read more
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NevD
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Just returned from a cruise to New Caledonia & Vanuatu - first time on Carnival. Have been on Radiance twice in 2014. Both are similar sizes so I decided to try to help anyone trying to decide. Would I go on either again - ... Read more
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Ignatius23
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I was very reluctant to go on any cruise, but went out of family obligation. It was surprisingly good. The international crew do a magnificent job, calling you by name whenever they can. There are great shows with music and dancing and ... Read more

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Kylief86
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We had a fantastic time on our cruise on board the Carnival spirit. We are a family of 2 adults and 2 children aged 5 and 10, The Embarkation process was a little daunting for the kids as it did take a little while waiting in line,but ... Read more
LKG2015
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
We had never been on a cruise before but this won't be our first and last time. We loved it!! We sailed from Sydney and the ports of call were Noumea, Mare and Isle of Pines. Noumea was a bit disappointing as we arrived on a saturday ... Read more
nswsteampower
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
6 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
This was our 4th Cruise, 1st Time on Legend, travelled with Granddaughter and her friend (both 15). Cabin was 6185 Ocean suite, which was great for 4 people had enough room to get around without causing trouble to each other. King ... Read more
Tina Wallace
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2015
This was my first cruise in over thirty years and I absolutely loved it. From the moment we took our bags to the check in everything was so smooth and easy. I have never come across such excellent , friendly and professional service in my ... Read more
5 star Cruiser
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2015
Our group of 5 couples (over 65 years) chose deck 7 balcony cabins for a trip to the 2015 Melbourne Cup. All are experienced cruisers (ourselves over 12 ocean and river cruises mainly in Europe and the Pacific). Embarkation was excellent. ... Read more

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jrv1964
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
3 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I and my wife cruised on the Carnival Legend for 9 nights from 26 October to 4th November 2015. Departure port was Sydney at the OPT at Circular Quay and places visited in date order were Isle of Pines, Mare, Lifou and Noumea, this was ... Read more
Cruising converts
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were first time cruisers with 2 kids ages 9 and 7 and travelled with 3 other couples and their children aged between 2 -8. We stayed in the extended balcony stateroom on level 6 (6183) and we're delighted with the accomodation. It was ... Read more
fivefoot4
Member Since 2005
2 reviews
359 forum posts
2 helpful votes
There was a glitz in the online system when we booked in at the port so we had to fill in the information manually. The process only took us another 10 minutes so it was not too inconvenient. The ship looks good with a few new bars and ... Read more
sconski
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2015
As a family we had not cruised before. I had cruised over 25 years ago on a much smaller ship and was very sick at the time, but remember enjoying myself. In our group were 3 Adults and 2 children. I loved the experience from the ... Read more
coco101
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Well this is my third cruise all with different cruise ships This is a list of things that I found during by time on board. I was travelling with my grandchildren as well so I'm not an old crumply lady if my children can control their ... Read more

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