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1,802 Carnival Tampa Cruise Reviews

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403
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183
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Was really looking forward to this cruise but was extremely displeased with it overall as were my fellow travelers! Had ... Read more
04/15
The second sailing since the ship was dry docked for cleanup. Ship was very clean even though it is an older ship. ... Read more
We sailed on the 14 night repositioning cruise from Tampa to Baltimore with stops in Grand Cayman, Costa Rica, Panama, ... Read more
When we first saw this cruise listed, we were delighted that the Pride was coming back to Baltimore. We'd never done ... Read more
Loved the Pride threetrips
04/15
Short lines to get checked-in at the Port and on the ship in no time at all. First stop - Guy's Burgers. We ate there ... Read more
Awesome cruise mountainraven
04/15
This was my first time Cruise with Carnival and it was great. I have cruised with Princess, Holland America, Royal ... Read more
04/15
This was our fifth time on the Pride and was grateful for the changes from the "same old thing". ... Read more
04/15
This was our fifth time on the Pride and was grateful for the changes from the "same old thing". ... Read more
First Cruise Kathyeskridge
04/15
This was our first cruise ever! I guess you learn as you go! We found the food to be plentiful and very good! We were ... Read more
04/15
The crew of the Paradise seem to work hard, but they fall short. Our cabin steward, Wayan, did a fine job for us. Our ... Read more
I have only been cruising for 18 months and the cruise on the Carnival Pride was my ninth cruise. We booked this cruise ... Read more
Great Vacation! sgiann13
04/15
We have been on the Pride previous to the 2.0 upgrades and it was just ok. This time my experience was much different. ... Read more
Really a fun ship molmisaliroc
04/15
Wow, what a fun time from the moment we arrived at the dock. We had our check-in in a very timely manner & up the ... Read more
04/15
We sailed on the 14 night repositioning cruise from Tampa to Baltimore with stops in Grand Cayman, Costa Rica, Panama, ... Read more
We booked this cruise five days before sailing. We were only able to get an inside cabin which was interesting but ... Read more
The food was terrible. The dining room food was cold, improperly cooked, or simply tasted terrible. I apologized to the ... Read more
Not Up To Par thiggins2000
03/15
Unfortunately I was a bit disappointed in this ship. It's been 7 years since my last cruise with Carnival and it seems ... Read more
Not sure how anyone would have anything negative to say about the ship and crew. They were fantastic and very ... Read more
We were on the Pride on the March 1 sailing out of Tampa. This was my 4th time, but 1st out of Tampa. The itinerary ... Read more
03/15
I booked my cruise to participate in my best friend's wedding. Upon arrival to the port, we were told we would board at ... Read more
We are so sad to see the ride leaving Tampa. Baltimore, our loss is your gain. Sometimes I read negative reviews on the ... Read more
03/15
Just got back from our cruise on the Pride. The ship is gorgeous, very well kept and clean. The hallways are chopped up ... Read more
03/15
We cruised on the Carnival Pride on February 15th from Tampa. The ship is very nice, have previously sailed on Triumph ... Read more
Great Time! PJ0815
03/15
I have read many reviews in the past but this is the first one I have written. My family have cruised several times, ... Read more
Scheduled a somewhat last minute cruise (about 5 weeks). Chose this cruise based on rates, ports, and knew the ship was ... Read more

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