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26,985 Carnival Cruise Reviews
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Excellent
12,095
Very Good
6,529
Average
4,073
Poor
2,246
Terrible
1,207
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Family Cruises
8,162
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
2,219
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
1,730
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
894
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Destinations
South Pacific (49 sailings)
Alaska (27 sailings)
Hawaii (7 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (1 sailings)
Carnival Legend
GMRPHRN
Everything about this cruise was enjoyable. The food in ...
TMS070455
I will start out by saying Alaska is absolutely beautiful. ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (72 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (19 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (3 sailings)
Carnival Freedom
Papa1452
We used my wife's retirement bonus to take our children and ...
NB3
The Ship: In our experience Carnival does a great job ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (63 sailings)
Mexico (23 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (3 sailings)
Hawaii (2 sailings)
Carnival Miracle
deb ruiz
We wanted a reasonable cruise for the whole family. The ...
jailer man_sailor sam
Disclaimer: This is our first vacation from work in 6 ...
Destinations
Bahamas (192 sailings)
Carnival Liberty
paba2016
This might sound like I didn't like the cruise, but that is ...
Cruisinrog
I don't usually do short cruises. This was my 29th cruise ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (145 sailings)
Carnival Valor
lizardhope
We just got back from our cruise ...
Mscant
We took our grandkids on their first cruise on this ship. ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (50 sailings)
Bahamas (34 sailings)
Bermuda (6 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (3 sailings)
Carnival Pride
Cruisergirl5
To start, we have never went out of Baltimore prior to ...
AlaskaBust
Where do I begin? My family and I have cruised four times ...
Destinations
South Pacific (109 sailings)
Asia (2 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (2 sailings)
Carnival Spirit
Treefern
We chose this ship and cruise as Len's sister and husband ...
Greg001
What else can I say but Awesome! Great ship and staff. ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (48 sailings)
Western Caribbean (48 sailings)
Carnival Glory
GaGal73
We chose the Glory because the sail date fit our schedule. ...
famdad
We took this cruise as a graduation present to our ...
Destinations
Mexico (187 sailings)
Carnival Inspiration
SikTwistedFreek
I did not pick this cruise. I accompanied my daughters ...
pattycake2
We wanted a short cruise out of LA to meet our schedule and ...
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (182 sailings)
Carnival Fascination
podunktx
We chose this cruise for the itinerary. There were 5 ports ...
kptkenoftx
We chose this cruise because of the ports it visits. Even ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (57 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (20 sailings)
Western Caribbean (15 sailings)
Bahamas (13 sailings)
Carnival Conquest
jayjoker2175
This is our 2nd 5 day cruise with Carnival, the first ...
Robotic
I found this ship very disappointing. I was previously on a ...
Destinations
Bahamas (135 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Bermuda (1 sailings)
Carnival Elation
cubanito2017
Exquisite food, cleanliness in all areas excellent, our ...
KionaShakesnider
My husband and I chose this cruise because we wanted to ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (144 sailings)
Carnival Triumph
KWM527
We were interested in taking a cruise to Mexico for our ...
AnAppleInParadise
This cruise fit into our schedule. My friend and I decided ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (88 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (9 sailings)
Carnival Dream
camwaltz
Overall the cruise was good to great. A few things could ...
branbecca
This was my disabled sons first cruise so we did something ...
Destinations
Bahamas (100 sailings)
Western Caribbean (81 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Carnival Victory
botero
First time with Carnival and was I looking for mini ...
Trvljunkie73
16th birthday surprise for my daughter. This was my 15th ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (62 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (30 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (2 sailings)
Carnival Breeze
blazeplacid
This was my family's first cruise. We weren't sure how much ...
klagunas124
We like to port from Galveston since we live nearby and for ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (53 sailings)
Western Caribbean (41 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (2 sailings)
Carnival Magic
arabchefg
Port Canaveral embarkation a breeze. Faster to the Fun ...
Lightfootj
Pros: The ports were fantastic. The crew made it easy to ...
Destinations
Mexico (192 sailings)
Carnival Imagination
mfilson
This was my 2nd cruise with Carnival Imagination. Let me ...
Dewildmama
My Best Friend of 30 years and I decided to take this ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (140 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (1 sailings)
Carnival Fantasy
MSCruiserHCT
Got to Mobile that Friday at about 1230 after having a ...
sfr1967
First and foremost, the staff on the Carnival Fantasy was ...
Destinations
Bahamas (116 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Bermuda (2 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Carnival Ecstasy
epermar
We chose this cruise primarily because of the departure ...
bsulfridge
We chose this trip due to being close to Charleston and ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (82 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (49 sailings)
Bahamas (9 sailings)
Carnival Sensation
apodder
Love, love the Serenity deck. I just wish there were more ...
Pipermac
I read horrible comments about embarkation & ...
Destinations
Mexico (57 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (20 sailings)
Western Caribbean (6 sailings)
Hawaii (4 sailings)
Carnival Splendor
va.rdrnr
Price was right and just wanted to relax. Have always ...
DreadPirateRobert
We picked this 8 day on the Splendor because of the ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (123 sailings)
Cuba (12 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (1 sailings)
Carnival Paradise
Ryan5nel2jm
I chose this cruise because my mom lives in Tampa so it was ...
profgeorge
Tacky ship filled with tacky people. We usually don't ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (64 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (23 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (10 sailings)
Carnival Vista
dobytn
I would like to say that I love Carnival Cruise line and ...
stonewalker
My husband and I have been a many cruises with Carnival. ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (51 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (23 sailings)
Bahamas (8 sailings)
Canada & New England (7 sailings)
Carnival Sunshine
rondavis
value and close to home. the ship is set up well.it has the ...
Mbbates
This was my second time cruising with the sunshine from ...

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