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49 Carnival Venice Cruise Reviews

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Tanito
Member Since 2010
8 reviews
84 forum posts
This is our first European cruise. We are three people, husband, wife and daughter. We have cruised many times [mainly in the Caribbean] and have witnessed a steady deterioration in Carnival. THE GOOD: The itinerary ,only 2 days at sea ... Read more
Kiwi kiwi
Member Since 2013
1 review
Sailed May 2013
Departing port of Venice was convenient and well organised by Carnival. We stayed 2 nights in Venice prior to embarking on the cruise which gave us time to explore this amazing port at our leisure. The Carnival Legend is a floating Las ... Read more
Tazngaz
Member Since 2013
1 review
8 forum posts
Sailed May 2013
This was our 1st Carnival cruise & we booked it all online which was very easy.We booked the Carnival Legend for a 12 night tour of the Mediterranean starting at Venice & finishing at Barcelona. My husband & I & 2 friends ... Read more
L16GSY
Member Since 2012
1 review
This was our first cruise holiday so we took our time choosing the location and ship and were not disappointed. After flying into Venice early, we stayed in a local hotel for three nights before boarding the Breeze. Dropping off our ... Read more
CruisingSoCalSusan
Member Since 2012
1 review
10 forum posts
Overview: Carnival more than met our expectations on this cruise. This was only our third cruise (all with Carnival), and we were excited to check out the new Breeze during its inaugural season. We had a fantastic time, and would ... Read more

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Baby_Bear
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
589 forum posts
Just got off the Carnival Breeze 12-day Mediterranean cruise from Venice to Barcelona and we had the best time ever! The ship is beautiful and the quality of the food, cabins, entertainment and overall experience was outstanding. To ... Read more
CruiserSkip
Member Since 2006
3 reviews
36 forum posts
We are an active couple in our 60's who do one or two cruises a year. The last two/three years we have found the Celebrity Solstice class ships particularly to our liking (Especially the "Aqua Class") We haven't done a Carnival cruise ... Read more
Mazla
Member Since 2012
1 review
We took the inaugural voyage from Venice having chosen it for its visits to both east and west Mediterranean ports (one of the few) and that it sails from Venice (what a view) and arrives in Barcelona (a great city to stay for a few ... Read more
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rxdi
Member Since 2012
1 review
I have just finished what I through was going to be an enjoyable cruise, however things did not turn out that way. It all began with some incredibly terrible service that I had received from someone in the customer contact center at ... Read more
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copman
Member Since 2009
1 review
1,967 forum post
We sailed on the inaugural cruise of the Breeze June 3rd, 2012. While I am a fan of Carnival, I cannot give this cruise very high marks.. We found the food in the main dining anything but good. The buffet was not much better. The ship was ... Read more

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quantumleapfl
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
64 forum posts
Here are a couple of notes before I begin my review. First, I have sailed many times with Carnival, and am likely to do so in the future. Second, I have been on the first Carnival ship to get the FunShip 2.0 upgrade - the Carnival Liberty. ... Read more
Gary72
Member Since 2008
8 reviews
384 forum posts
Sailed June 2012
This was our second European cruise, the first being two years ago on Princess to the Baltics. We have sailed in the Caribbean with Carnival and in Alaska with Princess. The Carnival Breeze was the best ship of all 7 cruise ships... ... Read more
IndyCruiser777
Member Since 2012
1 review
My wife and I simply love to cruise together. It is amazing how well we travel together when we cruise - and, for us, it is the absolute best way for us both to leave our work behind and escape into each other's company, making romantic ... Read more
RickPie
Member Since 2009
2 reviews
77 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2011
After reading several negative reviews about the Magic, I must say I am stunned and amazed at what people will complain about. I suppose you just can't make everyone happy, no matter how hard you try. We sailed on the Carnival Magic in ... Read more
KayAnnie
Member Since 2010
1 review
263 forum posts
We were on the inaugural cruise of the Carnival Magic. Having previously taken only a Disney Mediterranean cruise in the past, we were apprehensive about switching to Carnival. We had heard varying things about the lower quality service, ... Read more

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Scott1975DC
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
15 forum posts
This ship was nice and obviously brand new when we got on. Boarding was a breeze. Everything smelled like it was installed yesterday, which for most things, they were. We had an Inside Spa room which was a fine size. Unlimited access to ... Read more
bigdsf
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
46 forum posts
Sailed May 2011
Carnival Magic Inaugural Cruise This was out 6th cruise, 4 on carnival we had 2289 a cove balcony the only way to go on this ship, never felt the boat move. Better balcony space then the top decksThe embarkation process was fairly ... Read more
Europebound
Member Since 2005
2 reviews
8,548 forum posts
The Carnival Magic's sister ship, the DREAM, had been our latest favorite in the Carnival fleet. We think the changes/enhancements made to the MAGIC have now made this new ship our favorite. We had the pleasure of watching this brand new ... Read more
spyron
Member Since 2006
1 review
4 forum posts
BACKGROUND-We are a married couple (42m/38f) from Nashville, Tn. This was our 7th cruise but our first cruise overseas. We are generally an active beach going couple that enjoy sitting on the beaches and taking it easy so we knew this ... Read more
Mike and Jet
Member Since 2008
1 review
547 forum posts
The Carnival Magic is another great Carnival ship. We cannot comment on Venice as we had no time in this city due to flight cancellations and changes. We barely made it to the ship on time. Took a cab directly from the airport to the ship ... Read more

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FiveORacing
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
48 forum posts
We always wanted to visit Italy and when we found out we could also be on a ship's Inaugural Cruise we thought that was an opportunity not to be passed up. We really didn't know what we were in for being on the first cruise of a ship, but ... Read more
cruiser1991
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
My experience on this ship was primarily a negative one. A co-worker and I shared a interior cabin. She is in her late 20's I am in my early 40's. The medium age on this ship was close to 60. Although we requested two twin beds when we ... Read more
Greenjean
1 review
Arrived in Venice Monday evening (had planned to arrive Monday morning but missed flight from Catania, Sicily...misjudged traffic snarls in Sicily!) Check-in went very smoothly, probably due to the late arrival. We (two ladies, 50ish and ... Read more
jmcruisin
Member Since 2000
1 review
This was the inaugural sailing of the Carnival Freedom and we had an absolutely wonderful time from embarkation to debarkation! We traveled to the pier via bus, the transfer was uneventful. Upon arrival at the pier we noticed it was quite ... Read more

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