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19,813 Carnival Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
10,229
Very Good
4,382
Average
2,467
Poor
1,244
Terrible
656
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First-Time Cruisers
1,301
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1,155
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Carnival Miracle

82% Loved It
HappyHippies
JeeperGirl said it best in her review on the Carnival form ...
MNM1011
We flew Alaska Airlines to Seattle…getting our trip ...

Carnival Valor

80% Loved It
Dublin_Mike
The best part of the cruise was the staff and service. ...
SSUnitedStates
Background information - This was my 11th cruise but I had ...

Carnival Legend

80% Loved It
DazB
As a family of 4 we took our first ever cruise on the ...
Astro Boy
First time on Legend, previous on Spirit, so had an idea of ...

Carnival Freedom

79% Loved It
LewCrew
Just returned from our 6 day Western Caribbean cruise on ...
Daytoncurlygirl
After much discussion on which cruise ship we wanted to ...

Carnival Liberty

79% Loved It
Pops26
Great ship and really fun cruise. Alchemy Bar staff were ...
FloridaGram
I have read so many mixed reviews and I have to say I just ...

Carnival Conquest

78% Loved It
BenjiRodney
We flew to Miami a day early and had a reservation at the ...
whateveruwant
my wife and i have cruised about six times. this was our ...

Carnival Glory

75% Loved It
Horners12
This was our fourth cruise and the second cruise on the ...
Marian R
We booked balcony rooms and spefically asked that they open ...

Carnival Inspiration

74% Loved It
Denis Jayes
This cruise was the final part of a US tour that took us to ...
shopaholic27
This was my first ever cruise, upon arrival check-in and ...

Carnival Elation

74% Loved It
tdnosnhoj11
After reading some of the reviews on these boards, I felt ...
nechole
My trip started out with priority booking that was ...

Carnival Pride

73% Loved It
stephenc_1
I will start out by saying that the prior two reviews about ...
budverge
When booking--I was just looking at dates and ports--by ...

Carnival Triumph

73% Loved It
rebel1216
My wife and I chose this cruise for a short getaway and to ...
bikechic
This was a Halloween cruise, so three of us decided to go ...

Carnival Dream

72% Loved It
Vixxxen101
I had never been on a cruise before. Heck, I had never been ...
NotAtWork
My best friend really wanted to go on a cruise for her 30th ...

Carnival Spirit

72% Loved It
kverity
Never again will I sail on Carnival if Carnival Spirit is ...
marsy07
We usually cruise with Princess, but decided to branch out ...

Carnival Victory

72% Loved It
dredd1981
My partner persuaded me to split up our holiday to Florida, ...
mudcatkevin
We started our cruise by arriving in Miami by air the day ...

Carnival Magic

72% Loved It
TexasBrit
This was the cruise during Halloween, so was a little ...
Shaded Lady
The following is part of a blog that I did for our trip... ...

Carnival Fascination

72% Loved It
sistersoe
First let me start with cruise vacations. Out of 11 ...
joepaul8703
Two active & Vibrant Seniors - Very pleased with ...

Carnival Ecstasy

72% Loved It
TJKFlorida
We found a great last-minute price on the 4 night Caribbean ...
rugbykat2010
Day 1 (Oct. 31st) Embarkation: My fiance and I always get ...

Carnival Destiny

70% Loved It
Stonefly
Wonderful cruise, 18 days of bliss. If you are unhappy on ...
dorawat
I had write this review and let everyone know that the last ...

Carnival Breeze

70% Loved It
Divalicious
This was my 12th cruise, but the first with Carnival Cruise ...
JinxyB
This was my second time sailing on the Breeze and my 15th ...

Carnival Fantasy

70% Loved It
fbrody411
This review will be as objective as possible without ...
Midlands-Lady
A friend of mine this week asked me to describe my cruise ...

Carnival Imagination

69% Loved It
cainweb
My wife and I have never been on a cruise before, so we ...
mamabelladonna
I found the staff the best thing. They were caring and ...

Carnival Splendor

68% Loved It
GalaxyJane
EMBARKATION The only problem here was due to the recent ...
JV101
This was our first time on the Splendor and overall, our ...

Carnival Sensation

67% Loved It
knightj9508
This was my first cruise and I'll say that I definitely ...
beshears
I want to mention first that I had read several reviews on ...

Carnival Paradise

66% Loved It
dixie14174
hi all, i am just a second time cruiser, first was in 2005 ...
phldjon
This review is of our time spent on the Paradise. My GF and ...

Carnival Sunshine

62% Loved It
skittles4s
There was a lot that had me dreading my first cruise on ...
Shaggy811
This ship has some design flaws - at least from my ...

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