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635 Carnival Spring Break Cruise Reviews
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glorialagos
Member Since 2009
8 reviews
615 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
This cruise fit our spring break schedule and air travel worked. We had been to 3 of the 4 ports and knew we liked them and were excited to see the Cayman Islands which were new for us. Not that it matters at all to enjoy a cruise but, ... Read more
estillcrew
Member Since 2016
1 review
140 forum posts
9 helpful votes
The Carnival Magic was indeed a magical vacation. I can’t begin to fathom the negative reviews I have read about this magnificent ship. We have been on numerous cruises, and this was our favorite ship thus far. My husband (51), 16 ... Read more
PACSAdmPIA
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
37 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I chose this cruise because I liked the itinerary and the port. We stayed at Country Inn and Suites in Cape Canaveral and love that hotel. (I reviewed it separately). I had heard good and bad about the Sunshine but we decided to give it ... Read more
Leni13
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
We booked a Balcony Spa cabin, because the Suites and Havanas were sold out. We talked to several fellow cruisers and to snatch one of the Havana Cabins you need to book like 1.5 years in advance, simply not possible for us. We can only ... Read more
Billg1573
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
We have been on a number of cruises in the past all Carnival. We chose Vista because it was the newest ship. I went with my wife and 2 teenage kids. I had read all the reviews starting 5 months from booking. I do this for every trip I ... Read more
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Sammymich
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
We just got back - overall great, but a few things to note. Rooms - standard Carnival - all good, but seems to be less room to unpack. Never a good space to dry out bathing suits! Dining - always a great experience in the dining room ... Read more
teacherelaxin
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
4 forum posts
BACKGROUND: I selected this cruise because it was offered during spring break and wanted to bring three friends with me. I'm a teacher and needed a fun little getaway. This was a complimentary cruise that I won through Carnival through a ... Read more
diane5
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We love to cruise,especiall the flexibility of doing what you want/ when you want to do it. 4 different ports on this cruise and they were wonderful! (The only exception was not having enough time on Grand Turk to even complete an ... Read more
jj227
Member Since 2013
1 review
Sailed March 2017
This was supposed to be a fun Spring Break trip for my family but it was the worst vacation we have ever taken! Both myself and my husband got food poisoning from food we ate on the ship! We returned home dehydrated and very sick! This ... Read more
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ethan1laney
Member Since 2017
1 review
My family and I went on the Spring Break cruise to Cozumel and Costa Maya! We had a great time (14 of us). The cruise director, Mikey was very memorable and it was an amazing cruise, but it was so rocky that I ended up sick to my stomach. ... Read more
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keitasakon
Member Since 2006
1 review
I believe that this is our 6 or 7th cruise and third with Carnival. Our last cruise was on the magnificent Celebrity Solstice to Alaska, so the Freedom had big shoes to fill. We are family of 5 with 3 kids ages 14, 10 and 6 and we ... Read more
Cruiser3121
Member Since 2012
1 review
32 forum posts
Sailed March 2017
I chose this cruise for the specif dates available for a short cruise with a first timer. I have been on several cruises but it was my cousin's first. Overall, the cruise was good. We arrived at the port by shuttle. The embarkation ... Read more
Terry Cutmore
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
This trip formed part of a two week trip to the west coast of America, this being the last leg of the trip before embarking on our flight back to London. The check in onto the boat was smooth and once on board we were given our access ... Read more
E_onthego
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed March 2017
This was my third cruise, and I (39-year-old woman) traveled with my 8-year-old daughter (her first) and my parents who are in their late 60s (their fourth cruise). My mother has mobility issues and has a scooter, and I have to say that ... Read more
Mckansas
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
3 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
The departure was easy.. I highly suggest to purchase the "Faster to the Fun". You board the ship faster but best of all you are the 3rd group off the ship which was at about 8am on our cruise. Food...lots to eat.. ... Read more
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daskathaus
Member Since 2012
1 review
21 forum posts
10 helpful votes
After walking into the atrium at embarkation and being totally unimpressed with the "cone of light" I found myself thinking that the ship looked like it was finished but was waiting for the decorator to show up. The Vista, unlike ... Read more
BamaCruiser47
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 forum posts
31 helpful votes
Let me start by setting the scene for anyone who reads this. This is my first review on this site, but not my first cruise with Carnival. I am a 28 year old man from Alabama, and I sail with my wife, Sara, who is 24. We have only ... Read more
MSlider
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
We really enjoyed our cruise, we have been on a lot of. Rushes and the shows were wonderful during this cruise. I have to say the only disappointment is the punch line lounge, every comedy show had lines out the door and down the hallway, ... Read more
FloridaCruising
Member Since 2012
1 review
8 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
We had a wonderful cruise on tis beautiful ship. We sailed out of Miami and everything went smoothly. The crew and staff were so friendly and outgoing. We never had a bad experience, which was impressive given that we were traveling ... Read more
Miss_alainyous
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
I was reluctant to book my cruise on the Vista because of some of the reviews and I am so happy I went for it anyway. I just got back from a 6-day cruise that ported in Ocho Rios, Grand Cayman, and Cozumel. The ship is perfect, the crew ... Read more
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rideev
Member Since 2006
2 reviews
144 forum posts
18 helpful votes
We picked this cruise because we were taking our 13yo grand-daughter. It was her spring break and her first cruise. We are an 8 hour drive from Charleston (closest port to us). Disclaimer: my wife and I are not the beach people, but ... Read more
purplesped
Member Since 2015
1 review
14 helpful votes
We wanted to try the newest ship and go to 2 of the stops that we hadn't yet visited. I am handicapped, our room was the farthest forward on deck 6. Every time the waves hit the ship, it sounded like a hammer hitting metal and the floor ... Read more
Olderhoneymooners
Member Since 2017
1 review
6 helpful votes
I have to say Carnival Miracle was a good experience, however, there were so many things that my husband and I did not expect, we are not sure if we would book a cruise again. The day of travel leaving from Long Beach California my ... Read more
k10_north
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed March 2017
We got on the boat about 2 o'clock in the afternoon. Everything went smoothly. They were well organize at the terminal and efficient. When we got on teh ship, our room was ready so we were able to put our carry-on items away before ... Read more
bliss76
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
Sailed March 2017
The overall cruise was the typical Carnival experience. Nothing negative to note. Yes, the construction was still going on, with all the previous complaints Carnival made sure to give us ample opportunities to get a full refund. Each ... Read more
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