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88 Carnival Repositioning Cruise Reviews

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David Hogg
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
24/5/2016 Just got back from the Carnival Spirit Fiji trip, Isle of Pines, Mystery island, Suva,Port Danarau, Noumea. The best holiday we have ever had. The level of crew professionalism and service is first class, the food and ... Read more
Foxflower50
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
We chose Carnival Legend because it was a re-positioning cruise. We flew to Honolulu & visited Honolulu, Maui, Hilo, & Kauai, each for one day. The Legend then sailed to Vancouver Canada to start the summer Alaska cruise. It was ... Read more
Born2birdie
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We flew to Honolulu from Seattle to cruise on the Carnival Legend.. The cruise was 11 days and the first 2 days we were to be docked in Honolulu. The itinerary showed the ship being there at 8:00 am on the first day. We were under the ... Read more
wdlanglois
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
24 forum posts
33 helpful votes
I booked this inaugural sailing of the Carnival Vista in December 2015. Used Carnival to book the airfare which ended up being very cost effective. They also allowed me to fly in to Venice Italy two days in advance and also allowed for ... Read more
wjf2905
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We chose this cruise as it was going to places we hadn't been and had always wanted to go and the length of the cruise. We thought after that long relaxing we should feel as though we had been on holiday. We were not disappointed at all. ... Read more

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OutTheBack
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Embarkation and disembarkation were fabulous. We arrived at the Sydney airport, straight onto the bus and were given priority boarding. No fuss at the cruise terminal - did the usual form filling and pretty much straight onto the ship. ... Read more
melbournecruisegirl
Member Since 2014
1 review
4 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Having cruised previously with P&O UK, P&O and Princess, this was our first with Carnival. We chose this cruise as it fitted in with our respective holidays and the itinerary was one we had never been on before. We flew into ... Read more
YoYoCruzin
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The Carnival Elation is not as bad as everyone keeps saying. Yes, it is older, smaller, a little worn, a few outdated styles & can feel the waves a bit more than the bigger ships, but I enjoyed the smaller ship with less people on it. ... Read more
AFuncruiser
Member Since 2006
1 review
916 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was the Elation's initial cruise to it's new port Jacksonville, Fl. my home town. Our recent ten night cruise on The Elation was a disappointment. Our cabin M-182 was unbelievably noisy , Guest Services was very hard to reach and ... Read more
aschippang
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
97 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was actually two cruises back to back. The first being 11 days from New Orleans to San Juan and the second being 10 days from San Juan to Jacksonville, Fl. Upon reaching Jacksonville, we have now sailed 15 times with Carnival. We ... Read more

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RCCL Cruisers
Member Since 2006
2 reviews
92 forum posts
13 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Spent 3 days in San Juan prior to the cruise had a great time in old San Juan. It was our 5th Carnival Cruise, we picked it as we have heard in the past Carnival goes all out for their so called Journey Cruises and it had a good itinerary. ... Read more
sc6654
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
263 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We have been on the Liberty 2 times before, nothing was unexpected. This was a 12 day cruise out of San Juan to Galveston Tx. We used JetBlue from Seattle to San Juan, left at 11:00pm on the 5th going through JFK and arrived at 11:40am ... Read more
glad2go
Member Since 2007
4 reviews
343 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was a 12 night repositioning cruise from San Juan to Galveston and it just flew by. We spent 4 nights in San Juan prior to sailing and stayed at the Coral Princess. The hotel was in a great location, reasonable and had a very ... Read more
Seasoned firefighter
Member Since 2011
1 review
761 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We're Platinum on Carnival and retired from our jobs so the longer trips are more appealing to us. We had never done a Journey cruise so that also was a positive thing, never been on the Liberty, another positive, and finally there were ... Read more
Musicnel
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
345 forum posts
6 helpful votes
The main reason for choosing this cruise was the length and itinerary. What we ended up finding were some nice upgrades to the Glory and fresh activities which included the long lost midnight buffet. If your vacation experience must ... Read more

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PepDoccruise
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The ship was very nice although the décor was a little outdated - reminded me of the 70's! We stayed in an inside cabin, was adequate. The steward was fantastic as was all the other crew members. We had early dining so that ... Read more
falcon1961
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed December 2015
Starting back when this ship was called the Destiny, this is our third time sailing on the same vessel. I have to admit that this time I was not overly impressed. We missed the opportunity to book "Faster to the Fun", but were ... Read more
Superdad454
Member Since 2012
1 review
1 forum post
2 helpful votes
Us= Middle income couple, both 40-somethings, early "empty nesters" of 3 young adult chilren, deff not the stuffy type. Wife has cruised several times but this is my 2nd. We got a cabin with a window, which was just fine, we ... Read more
AlfieVWP
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our 3rd Thanksgiving cruise (all with Carnival). We had 17 people in our party as we planned the trip with our extended family. I am sure others in the party will be pushing for another cruise line for next year. We have ... Read more
cruising maniac
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
568 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I have been seeing a lot of negative reviews about the Breeze lately and I think those people either work for another cruise line or they are very hard to please. A few things were not perfect, as always, but we had a fantastic time. ... Read more

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GordonC
Member Since 2005
1 review
2,553 forum posts
0 helpful votes
There were 9 of us on this cruise, the ages were from 7 to 78. We had 3 generations sailing together for the first time, 5 of us had sailed before and 4 of us were brand new to cruising. The first timers of 4 already want to do another ... Read more
rhalt
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The crew were so nice, they always greeted us in the hallways. The food and service was very good. Cabin was perfect. Each evening the dining room had on the menu an appetizer that was a little daring. I loved the experience of eating ... Read more
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Kruiser52
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
We chose this cruise as we felt it would be a relaxing yet fun way to complete our two week holiday in Hawaii and we asked friends who had only cruised once before to join us. We have cruised 10+ times before and most of those cruises have ... Read more
anzaccruiser
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
I chose this cruise because it was a great way of returning from Hawaii after exploring the "Big Island". Embarkation was swift with no hassles and we found our suite quite liveable. I had purchased a large suite (4273) as I ... Read more
KathDaz
Member Since 2014
1 review
6 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Embarkation was quick and well organised, loved our cabin with balcony on deck 8 just had to step outside and go up to deck 9 to the pool area, bar and spa, or jump in the lift to go down to the coffee shop on deck 2 for my morning cuppa. ... Read more

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