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NC1-Cruisers
Member Since 2017
1 review
Our cruise was arranged by a family member. 23 members of our family attended, each with different cruising experience and a variety of budgets. Galveston is a very difficult port to get to from the East Coast. One has to fly into ... Read more
socrog
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
well...started of the adventure with our luggage not reaching us....thru Southwest, but they did a good job in making it right. but wife had a carry-on with some workout clothes...and i had one extra pair of shorts and t-shirt. the the ... Read more
Dimed0utchik
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
We choose this cruise for thanksgiving. It was leaving from nyc which is very easy to get to. It's a new ship. Embarkation was a little slow. Didn't board until 1:30pm A lots of things to do. Plenty places to eat. The guys burger joint is ... Read more
tjharley
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2016
We wanted to go on a New ship not just refurbished. The ship itself was nice, enjoyed the new layout. More decks with things other than rooms on them. Staff seemed to be very confused as if this was their first cruise. That was in all ... Read more
fishingguy1234
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
Carnival Vista Review I was on the repositioning cruise on the Carnival Vista from 11/16 to 11/27 I know many are curious about the ship so I wanted to put out a detailed review that I would have liked to have known about before I ... Read more
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Seasoned firefighter
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
845 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This was going to be our introduction to the New Carnival Vista, but after getting a great deal on the TA, this was our second trip. The embarkation was a mess in NYC. What I heard later was that 250 Travel agents were given the ROYAL ... Read more
woodsus
Member Since 2010
1 review
160 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2016
We were definitely excited about being on the new Carnival Vista since we are Diamond Carnival cruisers. We booked a back to back cruise so were on the ship for 17 days.However, we were very disappointed in the way the ship had been ... Read more
Reggiegirl
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
4 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2016
The ports of call were the reason I chose this cruise. Embarkation was a nightmare. Disembarkation was very smooth. The cabins are typical carnival, nice storage space. I had a cove balcony, loved it. Cabin 2364. I heard very little noise ... Read more
sjb.illinois
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
281 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
Our family of five sailed on Carnival Vista on the repositioning cruise from New York to Miami 11/16. We were myself (46), DH 49, DD 14, DS 11, and my MIL (75+). This was our third Carnival cruise as a family together, but DH and I had ... Read more
evandbob
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
6,256 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This was my 29th Carnival cruise. If I was blindfolded and placed on the ship, I would not have been able to recognize it as a Carnival ship by the interior decor, which was pleasing and tasteful. But when I saw the plastic trees on Lido, ... Read more
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panda242
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
5 helpful votes
Ship information Having cruised on numerous cruise lines (RCL, Celebrity, NCL etc) and other Carnival ships, you can tell the Vista sells itself as a ship for entertainment rather than for exceptional service. The ship itself is ... Read more
Hairychestrunerup
Member Since 2016
1 review
Never been there before and the ship was suppose to be docked for 3 days ,. carnival estascy , cabin was noise from engines , away from couples we were traveling with ,not what we had ask for . Dining was also not what we requested due to ... Read more
marechristine
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
A little over a year ago we discovered the plans for the Carnival Vista's transatlantic cruise embarking from Barcelona. We chose this cruise for a variety of reasons, which included a chance to be on a brand new ship, a chance to go to ... Read more
Mark S
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We have cruised with Carnival 4 times previously and as UK residents took advantage of the Vista departing a European port prior to being assigned to it's home port of Miami. Normally to experience a Carnival cruise we have to first ... Read more
weatherman46
Member Since 2010
6 reviews
613 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We cruised on this ship from Athens to Barcelona, and then on to New York on the Vista’s maiden Trans-Atlantic. For the most part public areas where kept clean and tidy with staff often to be seen cleaning. This was especially so ... Read more
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JoseyP
Member Since 2013
5 reviews
413 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Although the décor of this new ship was lacking for me, this was a wonderful cruise across the Atlantic. I loved our stops in Gibraltar and the Azores. Ponta Delgada and the Azores is one of my favorite places on earth. It is ... Read more
Seasoned firefighter
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
845 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We had looked at this cruise for some time but trying to put a package together with airfares, transfers, Hop on/Hop off bus, hotels in Barcelona and the actually cruise itself was to say the least overwhelming. We just happened to get an ... Read more
nw_man
Member Since 2010
7 reviews
741 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Carnival Vista Transatlantic October 2016 We are experienced cruisers but have never actually done a Transatlantic cruise before… the price for this one was most definitely right! So, we booked it…. Cloud 9 Spa Balcony, ... Read more
mccosh
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 forum posts
We were first time Carnival passengers and found some good quality and some not so good quality. We had an inside cabin which was comfortable and great service from the cabin steward. We thought not printing all photos and having ... Read more
Rickdabear
Member Since 2007
1 review
4,431 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because there were a lot of people on it that we have cruised with before. That is always a plus. Now, I would like to compare the ship and crew with the first TA on the Dream. Well, there is no comparison. The ... Read more
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beans1946
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2016
I'm retired military and have crossed the ocean many times, flying, but this was my first ship crossing. Embarkation , slow painfully slow. Even with new set your time, it was a mess. I think some of it had to do with the amount of ... Read more
Lighthouses
Member Since 2016
1 review
47 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
The Carnival Vista is a beautiful ship. Serenity area was most comfortable and relaxing. Enjoyed the Morning Show with Matt & Cookie each sea day. My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed Cookie's enthusiasm and personality. He ... Read more
Mason Jahr
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 helpful vote
We chose to take the Vista's transatlantic re-positioning cruise because we found the travel itinerary of interest to us. The good: The Skyride. The specialty dining, in particular 555 Fahrenheit, and to a lesser degree the Italian ... Read more
cruisepaper
Member Since 2016
1 review
It appears to be a trend in the cruise industry today. Build bigger ships to increase passenger capacity, However, there has been an often overlooked design flaw with the ships main auditoriums. They haven't grown in size to meet the ... Read more
BuzzVerb
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
7 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2016
I am particularly disappointed by the Lido deck and the ability of the staff to keep coffee and coffee cups in adequate supply. During the peak of early morning breakfast, the coffee pots would go empty and cups would run out. A sign on ... Read more
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