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25,860 Carnival Cruise Reviews
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Destinations
South Pacific (41 sailings)
Alaska (36 sailings)
Hawaii (8 sailings)
Carnival Legend
pargolfer19
Firstly, the ship's interior was far too cold. Cruising the ...
marina25
The cabin we were assigned was on the 8th floor right below ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (53 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (1 sailings)
Carnival Freedom
Rachel66
We've been on 6+ other Carnival cruises, this by far very ...
HazeGreyAndUnderway
This was our 8th cruise and 4th on Carnival Cruise Lines. ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (63 sailings)
Mexico (40 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (3 sailings)
Hawaii (2 sailings)
Carnival Miracle
kittysnme
Just came back from the Mexican Riviera cruise on the ...
CrabbyMe
We have gone from balcony to junior suite to ocean suite. ...
Destinations
Bahamas (238 sailings)
Carnival Liberty
lilprincessmarg
We originally booked on the valor and they changed the ...
Fishtales6
Timing with track out school break made this our only ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (179 sailings)
Carnival Valor
caro325
This was not my first rodeo and will definitely won't be ...
CatInTX
We assumed we were getting the same caliber ship and ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (60 sailings)
Bahamas (40 sailings)
Bermuda (6 sailings)
Western Caribbean (4 sailings)
Carnival Pride
bijouhamham
This was our first cruise and we were a bit nervous but ...
rcclover1
Perfect vacation for our family with teens. Kids had fun ...
Destinations
South Pacific (82 sailings)
Asia (2 sailings)
Carnival Spirit
Gusstar
We choose this cruise as it appeared that it would have ...
seankennaway
If anything, this is definitely a fun boat. Lots of ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (58 sailings)
Western Caribbean (58 sailings)
Carnival Glory
switcath
The whole trip was amazing. Our room steward was great, ...
fsunoles20
I have to admit at first I was not ecstatic about going on ...
Destinations
Mexico (236 sailings)
Carnival Inspiration
rdrakehhi
We love, love, love Carnival! This was my 8th Carnival ...
CaliforniaCruisers8
First timer looking for a quick cruise experience. This is ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (67 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (25 sailings)
Western Caribbean (21 sailings)
Bahamas (16 sailings)
Carnival Conquest
ltcTN
I am a platinum cruiser with Carnival and I look to ...
stramela
Just returned from New Years Eve - 3rd cruise for us, 2nd ...
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (123 sailings)
Carnival Fascination
IntrepidFromDC
Ship is old but Carnival does a good job keeping it ...
james129
Ship: The Fascination was a really nice ship, clean and not ...
Destinations
Bahamas (95 sailings)
Carnival Elation
Jenn1133
This was our 21st cruise with Carnival. We'd cruised out ...
NancyandTom
Planned a family Christmas Cruise with 5 adults for a year. ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (177 sailings)
Carnival Triumph
Bipedalone
Our children took us on this cruise for our 70th birthdays. ...
jimbob22
We wanted to do a New Year's cruise, and this one fit our ...
Destinations
Bahamas (127 sailings)
Western Caribbean (105 sailings)
Carnival Victory
ablood
We chose this cruise as a getaway between Christmas and New ...
64redhorse
This was the first cruise I had ever been on. Let me start ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (104 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Carnival Dream
NolaKim504
I chose a cruise as a short getaway for my husband and ...
mbennett
We booked this cruise as the most affordable option over ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (38 sailings)
Western Caribbean (26 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (3 sailings)
Carnival Magic
Dollster
If you like noise, chaos and lines this is the cruise for ...
rosiefraz
We chose this cruise because of the dates and ports to ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (55 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (10 sailings)
Carnival Breeze
KSand24
We chose this ship/itinerary because the dates aligned with ...
pegmor
This was a wonderful 8 night cruise over Christmas to ...
Destinations
Mexico (238 sailings)
Carnival Imagination
EvieK
A group of friends have done this cruise every year for the ...
mc168
This was my 2nd cruise with Carnival Imagination with ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (179 sailings)
Carnival Fantasy
redmud
We booked this cruise when the Port of Mobile opened back ...
bike1964
We (wife and I ...middle 50's) picked this cruise for a ...
Destinations
Bahamas (83 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (8 sailings)
Carnival Ecstasy
dprice1834
Charleston is a great port to sail from. It was easy to get ...
wisnir
This is my second Carnival Ecstasy five day cruise out of ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (105 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (59 sailings)
Bahamas (9 sailings)
Carnival Sensation
Cindycc
Unfortunately for my husband and me travel on ...
Cork-dork
My family (DW, DD, father, and stepmother) booked adjoining ...
Destinations
Mexico (43 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (32 sailings)
Western Caribbean (13 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (5 sailings)
Carnival Splendor
momconch
We had a group of 25 family members. Ranging in age from 6 ...
jmtzen
We sailed from December 26th to January 3rd, 2017. The ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (175 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (1 sailings)
Carnival Paradise
Pinkymama
I really did not do my homework before going on my cruise. ...
sailorgal28
Hubby and I celebrated our 30th Wedding Anniversary on this ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (34 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (23 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (10 sailings)
Carnival Vista
middlesoundmom
We have been on many Carnival Cruises and love their boats ...
Skiing82
We cruised on the Vista with my parents (70 yrs) and two ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (29 sailings)
Bahamas (16 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Canada & New England (7 sailings)
Carnival Sunshine
NPRGiant 2016
This cruise fit our schedule perfectly for our 30th wedding ...
cherry dl
4th carnival cruise ,one man entertainment food was iffy ...

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