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1,749 Carnival Tampa Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
1,034
Very Good
387
Average
174
Poor
79
Terrible
42
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Horrible punkin11
01/15
This was my husband and mine first cruise. We had a party of 11 counting us. We was so excited but after the ship took ... Read more
Not rated
01/15
This was our 9th cruise, 8 on Carnival, first on the Pride. Sometime when I read previous reviews, I wonder if we all ... Read more
Recently returned from a 7 night cruise to the Western Caribbean. This was our 9th cruise, and the 4th on a Carnival ... Read more
01/15
This is my first attempt after 9 cruises to actually write a review, so here goes. First let me say that it seems the ... Read more
Wedding Cruise gardenofe7477
01/15
my over all opinion on this cruise and ship is that it is very, very good. on day 1 embarkation we decided to use The ... Read more
01/15
It seemed as if we surprised the crew when we boarded the ship. seriously. there were so many issues that needed to be ... Read more
Worst cruise ever patriciaedwards
01/15
Pool and hot tubs were cold. Toilet overflowed twice and they tried denying it and leaving us in a stinky nasty room ... Read more
01/15
On 18 January we returned from our 44th cruise, this one on the Carnival Pride. The Spirit class ships are by far, my ... Read more
Good Value jrm44
01/15
This was my 8th cruise (sailed on RC, Holland, and Norwegian as well) and was a bit worried after reading a lot of ... Read more
Ship needs some updating kathom@ctc.net
01/15
I have been on so many cruises, I cannot remember how many, 50+. Mostly Carnival. This was a very nice cruise. The ship ... Read more
Pride 1-4-15 hagges
01/15
Long time CC reader and finally doing a review. Will keep it short and specific. Our family of four was on this ... Read more
Had a nice time on the Carnival Pride enjoying the sun and warmth of the Caribbean. Left as scheduled out of Tampa on ... Read more
Enjoyed a 7 night cruise from Tampa to Costa Maya, Belize, Honduras, Grand Cayman and two at sea days over New Year's ... Read more
01/15
This was our first New Year's Cruise aboard Carnival, and second cruise overall. We have been working our way up to a ... Read more
01/15
We were looking for a fun, quick, and relatively cheap cruise out of Tampa to start the new year, and that's exactly ... Read more
01/15
My teenagers ,wife and I were on this cruise, I had been doing some review reading about the ship after its dry dock ... Read more
The beginning: An email the night before we sail - ship had medical emergencies and fog...would be late. Do not go to ... Read more
I apologize in advance for the long review! This was my 2nd cruise ever, and my 2nd time cruising on the Paradise in a ... Read more
This was our second cruise, but the first on Carnival as well as the first with the kids (ages 12 and 15). Our ship had ... Read more
The Pride has no pride Cruzin'Gal65
01/15
Just came back from a New Year's Eve cruise on the Pride and boy was it a disappointment. I have not sailed on Carnival ... Read more
The cruise it self was fine. I would avoid buying anything on board as the prices are inflated. Also, many of the port ... Read more
Not rated
01/15
Never have we seen so many inebriated people on a ship. That special Drink pass is creating more alcoholics. What, only ... Read more
Ok, I'm not a hard guy to please, actually I'm the type that would just take the piece of hair out of my food and roll ... Read more
01/15
The cruise was fun from the moment we embarked until we reluctantly walked off the ship. -- We got the $49 Faster To ... Read more
We have been on 3 previous cruises, once on Carnival a few years ago. I sailed with my husband and 10-year-old son. ... Read more

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