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23,218 Carnival Cruise Reviews

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11,078
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5,363
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3,233
Poor
1,724
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901
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Carnival Legend

80% Loved It
Destinations
South Pacific (30 sailings)
Alaska (30 sailings)
Hawaii (6 sailings)
hprieta0522@yahoo.com
A cruise has always been my dream and I'm thankful and ...
honybunyyy
We just returned from our cruise on the Legend. The ship ...

Carnival Miracle

79% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (69 sailings)
Hawaii (5 sailings)
y44ynot
We chose this cruise for our grandson’s graduation. ...
Addocdmommy
Ok…this review turned out really LONG! Hopefully ...

Carnival Liberty

79% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (140 sailings)
dmar5
My extended family decided on this cruise; my aunt & ...
lgrave79@gmail.com
This is my 10th or so cruise. Although other cruise lines ...

Carnival Valor

78% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (165 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (7 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (3 sailings)
tpfamily
The entertainment was limited. Nothing started for the ...
mrbrucepritchett
My wife and I were looking for a nice vacation and booked ...

Carnival Freedom

78% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (82 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (16 sailings)
frednbec
The cruise was pretty good, overall. The ship was clean ...
sprog
My wife and I have done the Western Caribbean cruise many ...

Carnival Pride

76% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (43 sailings)
Bahamas (39 sailings)
Western Caribbean (5 sailings)
Bermuda (5 sailings)
cyounglee39
We have cruised with Carnival twice before and this was our ...
twinritt
Just returned from our wonderful vacation on Sunday ! ...

Carnival Glory

75% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (47 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (46 sailings)
SwanseaVillanReturns
Maiden cruise for me and wifey celebrating our Silver ...
BaldEagleAl
The boarding and debarkation was super smooth. The ...

Carnival Inspiration

75% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (193 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 (69 sailings)
zylax
Have been on carnival spirit and legend, we find the spirit ...
l@rett@
Terrible customer service. Had to line up in huge lines for ...

Carnival Conquest

75% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (53 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (22 sailings)
Western Caribbean (17 sailings)
Bahamas (10 sailings)
belle1694
I sailed on Carnival Conquest for my great niece's 16th ...
Mmcoop
Traveled with a group of 40 college friends. We had a great ...

Carnival Fascination

74% Loved It
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (188 sailings)
twin1chrissy
This was our first cruise and the ports were spectacular. ...
Southernfried4
This was our third cruise and the ports were by far the ...

Carnival Elation

74% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (144 sailings)
Alyshay
I have only been on one other cruise and that was 28 years ...
sngoebel@live.com
We just got back from our cruise on the Elation. There was ...

Carnival Triumph

74% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (142 sailings)
Bettypie
This was my third cruise with carnival first time on the ...
spotdog32
This was our 14th cruise on Carnival on by far it was the ...

Carnival Victory

74% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (120 sailings)
Western Caribbean (71 sailings)
Ajharris07
I was a 1st time cruiser and the Carnival Victory did not ...
FiremedicMike151
This was our third cruise, all with Carnival, and by far ...

Carnival Dream

72% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (84 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (11 sailings)
rangerdog
Carnival Dream Review - June 5-12, 2016 - just returned ...
VALJEROME
This was our second trip on the dream as we sailed last ...

Carnival Magic

72% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (56 sailings)
Western Caribbean (36 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (4 sailings)
sitecer@gmail.com
This was the third cruise in recent years and by far our ...
lidoplease
This was our 31st cruise. Four RC and the rest Carnival. We ...

Carnival Breeze

70% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (82 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (13 sailings)
juliaosborn
Wonderful ship that has moved recently to Galveston. I ...
cfb
We are a family of four with two interior cabins. It was me ...

Carnival Ecstasy

70% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (122 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (8 sailings)
Bermuda (1 sailings)
Rbk123
Let me start out by the few positives 1) excellent ...
Eddie-1
We got an extended balcony cabin on the back of the ship, ...

Carnival Fantasy

70% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (127 sailings)
Bahamas (25 sailings)
Toryjake02
This was our second cruise and first on Carnival. I was a ...
Pbogart
There is no way,l that i would book another cruise on this ...

Carnival Imagination

70% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (188 sailings)
walker777
This was the only cruise line that did a short trip in ...
Wella
This is my 5th cruise with Carnival. I love cruising! My ...

Carnival Sensation

69% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (88 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (45 sailings)
Bahamas (6 sailings)
cpowers0811@gmail.com
This is our third cruise with Carnival. I will say by far ...
Souka
This ship is the worst ship i have been on in about 11 ...

Carnival Vista

69% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (37 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (26 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (14 sailings)
Europe (12 sailings)
rvstarLIZ
Here we go. I will begin with... we are not cruisers. This ...
josiemartinez
Apologize for the lengthy review but the Vista is the most ...

Carnival Splendor

68% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (35 sailings)
Western Caribbean (29 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (16 sailings)
Bahamas (1 sailings)
jamzmama4
We just got back from our Carnival Splendor cruise and it ...
starlink1717@yahoo.com
I like Carnival. Most of my cruises have been with them. I ...

Carnival Paradise

68% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (143 sailings)
Donda
Wanted to leave form Tampa. The entertainment was good. The ...
SeaNStars4Me
This was my first cruise and it was a "so-so" ...

Carnival Sunshine

59% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (45 sailings)
Bahamas (18 sailings)
Canada & New England (18 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (13 sailings)
Mimiandpop
Have cruised on Royal Carribbean, Norwegian and Celebrity ...
Afchicana
We chose this cruise as we live within 3.5 drive of the ...

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