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22,965 Carnival Cruise Reviews

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11,007
Very Good
5,288
Average
3,188
Poor
1,692
Terrible
882
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First-Time Cruisers
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1,616
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Senior Cruises
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Carnival Legend

80% Loved It
Destinations
Alaska (34 sailings)
South Pacific (30 sailings)
Hawaii (6 sailings)
flatpik6
Only a mini-review We returned to Florida last night, ...
Foxflower50
We chose Carnival Legend because it was a re-positioning ...

Carnival Miracle

79% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (73 sailings)
Hawaii (5 sailings)
ak5504
Just came back from the Miracle, 2 days to Cabo and 1 day ...
K&JfromPDX
Embarkation was the typical dis-organized chaos. Lots of ...

Carnival Liberty

79% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (146 sailings)
JerryK13
1. BACKGROUND: This was our 6th cruise (all on Carnival ...
smp1122
A family member booked the cruise. I traveled on Carnival ...

Carnival Valor

79% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (166 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (9 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (5 sailings)
pullejo
I'm giving this cruise a 4 out of 5 rating based on what ...
BrushedNickel
Carnival was the first that popped up during a search. I ...

Carnival Freedom

78% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (85 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (17 sailings)
Karenh31
We were on the Spa Deck.. (11th floor balcony ) After ...
adamsacres
This was our second cruise. Our first cruise was on the ...

Carnival Pride

76% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (46 sailings)
Bahamas (39 sailings)
Western Caribbean (5 sailings)
Bermuda (5 sailings)
Michelle1278
This was our first time sailing out of Baltimore and our ...
dback400
This was actually our first Carnival cruise after taking 5 ...

Carnival Glory

75% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (49 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (48 sailings)
Out of Iowa
The Good: Sea Day comedian’s show “Family ...
NEWJERSEYCOP
We waited outside at our scheduled time, 1130 to 1200, for ...

Carnival Inspiration

75% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (201 sailings)
Heidi727
This was our second time sailing with Carnival Cruise line. ...
marydeedee
My son treated my boyfriend and i to a cruise...he went ...

Carnival Spirit

75% Loved It
Destinations
South Pacific (72 sailings)
David Hogg
24/5/2016 Just got back from the Carnival Spirit Fiji trip, ...
Ratross
Short break. As expected, crew was friendly and ...

Carnival Conquest

75% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (55 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (22 sailings)
Western Caribbean (19 sailings)
Bahamas (11 sailings)
Yankee kayaker
I've sailed on the Sensation twice, the Valor, the Glory, ...
tone12872
embarkation,was delayed a few hrs, disembarkation was very ...

Carnival Elation

75% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (150 sailings)
jadeseymour
First and foremost, let me tell you how AMAZING the crew on ...
jhoecannon
We had a great time... the staff was all very friendly... ...

Carnival Triumph

74% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (148 sailings)
kball86
This cruise was amazing. There was always something to do. ...
codyperry24
The food on the triumph wasn't the greatest. I remember one ...

Carnival Fascination

74% Loved It
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (191 sailings)
St Aug Terry
We originally tried to do this Southern Caribbean cruise in ...
KadeyLane5
This was our very first cruise so we were not sure what to ...

Carnival Victory

74% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (127 sailings)
Western Caribbean (71 sailings)
Denise1983
Stay away! Victory is very dirty, we had an injury on half ...
Seattle2
I am not a huge fan of Carnival in general, and the 4-day ...

Carnival Dream

72% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (87 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (11 sailings)
Txredneck52
We Had an amazing trip aboard the Carnival Dream. There ...
mccabeab
This was my 5th cruise and my husband's 6th. By far, the ...

Carnival Magic

72% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (59 sailings)
Western Caribbean (37 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (4 sailings)
DrBear22
We chose this cruise for its itinerary. Embarkation was ...
bblackberg
We were in a Grand Suite room 7287 and it was a great size ...

Carnival Ecstasy

70% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (127 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (8 sailings)
Bermuda (1 sailings)
Pam55
This was a first cruise for my husband and myself. Had no ...
solonl2001
We chose this cruise because it left out of the port of ...

Carnival Breeze

70% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (84 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (14 sailings)
JMOM20
Had a great time on the Carnival Breeze stopping in Montego ...
tcugal
This was my husband and my first time on the Breeze. It was ...

Carnival Fantasy

70% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (129 sailings)
Bahamas (31 sailings)
Jaclynilene
Chose this cruise because I could only get away for a few ...
AVW103
I was a first time cruiser and decided on Carnival because ...

Carnival Imagination

70% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (195 sailings)
luckymin@hutchtel.net
My daughter in law chose this cruise because it coincided ...
barbierahrah
We chose the 4 day Carnival cruise to Catalina and Ensenada ...

Carnival Sensation

69% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (92 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (47 sailings)
Bahamas (6 sailings)
mo the magnificent
Embarkation was great because we put down 11am to check in ...
Kool Kist
We were in Ocean view Cabin 203 on Riviera Deck. We went to ...

Carnival Paradise

68% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (149 sailings)
Easygoing0604
I went on this cruise with eleven friends last weekend. I ...
Emm1129
For someone that has quite a few cruises under there belt, ...

Carnival Splendor

68% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (35 sailings)
Western Caribbean (30 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (18 sailings)
Bahamas (1 sailings)
84Cheif
This was a cruise formy parents (regular cruisers on p+o) ...
Mnirom
This was my 7th cruise overall. The previous cruises were 4 ...

Carnival Sunshine

59% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (45 sailings)
Bahamas (20 sailings)
Canada & New England (20 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (13 sailings)
Michellemitchell1968
We chose this cruise only because my parents were going. I ...
JWGrayson
I am only writing this brief review as I am blown away at ...

Carnival Vista

45% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (37 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (26 sailings)
Europe (15 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (14 sailings)
1jackpot1
this was a great port intensive itinerary. beautiful ship ...
dgamberdell@gmail.com
Went on Carnival 3 years ago and it was way better then. ...

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