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26,490 Carnival Cruise Reviews
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Excellent
11,942
Very Good
6,374
Average
3,977
Poor
2,192
Terrible
1,170
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Family Cruises
7,969
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Romantic Cruises
2,138
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
1,730
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
862
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Destinations
Alaska (33 sailings)
South Pacific (32 sailings)
Hawaii (6 sailings)
Australia & New Zealand (1 sailings)
Carnival Legend
Kevern
Was overall very disappointed with this cruise. It was a ...
jrv1964
After having completed my tenth cruise across 4 different ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (77 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (21 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (3 sailings)
Carnival Freedom
KiwiWombles
We chose Carnival from previous experience, price and ...
wannabetraveler
I wanted to take a cruise in Feb., but had surgery and ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (63 sailings)
Mexico (30 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (3 sailings)
Hawaii (2 sailings)
Carnival Miracle
juno39dog
We did not have a say in selecting this cruise. Our ...
TBird879
Chose this cruise for the dates, and I'll be more ...
Destinations
Bahamas (207 sailings)
Carnival Liberty
HorseheadsCruiser
Hi - I sailed on the Liberty the Monday before Easter ...
teachercruiser94
Just got home from an amazing experience on the Carnival ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (157 sailings)
Carnival Valor
panoramaofthepast
We are veteran cruisers who were just looking for a quick ...
robthens
I'll start by saying we are elite status with Princess. We ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (58 sailings)
Bahamas (34 sailings)
Bermuda (6 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (3 sailings)
Carnival Pride
Seadog62
This is my second time on the Pride. We love the Pride! My ...
lmsdf
We choose this cruise based upon the dates and location of ...
Destinations
South Pacific (69 sailings)
Asia (2 sailings)
Carnival Spirit
Eloisa18
Glad I tried this 3 nights cruise. Everything was amazing. ...
bevharro
We had the most wonderful time on this cruise. And the ...
Destinations
Mexico (203 sailings)
Carnival Inspiration
getsemani1
This is the second time I cruise out of Long Beach to ...
cats4mary
We picked this cruise because it was short and we knew the ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (52 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (51 sailings)
Carnival Glory
mariegi
We booked very last minute. My husband has wanted to cruise ...
Scottp13
Great time as usual on Carnival Glory. My thirteenth ...
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (196 sailings)
Carnival Fascination
adriennelo
Great cruise for those who like to sightsee. As others ...
KandiKane
We chose this cruise for the itinerary and for the fact ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (60 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (20 sailings)
Western Caribbean (19 sailings)
Bahamas (16 sailings)
Carnival Conquest
radolphson
We chose this cruise for the itinerary (8 night cruise to ...
crosst52
We have always been more than satisfied with our previous ...
Destinations
Bahamas (149 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Carnival Elation
nannysweet01
Our budget, and when we got on the elation, WOW, we had a ...
rsbansley
We decided to do a last minute vacation for my son's spring ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (155 sailings)
Carnival Triumph
linderruth
This was indeed a fun trip and the crew was amazing. Our ...
tiffanyr1980
My family and I decided to take a cruise for my daughter's ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (94 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (10 sailings)
Carnival Dream
roadrunnerms
We've cruised on the dream before, just not in a cabin on ...
dbsue
Getting On and Off the Ship: The new staggered embarkation ...
Destinations
Bahamas (109 sailings)
Western Caribbean (89 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Carnival Victory
msbreya09
I chose this cruise due to the sailing dates and the ports ...
KyndalEssence
I booked this cruise along with one of my friends and their ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (60 sailings)
Western Caribbean (41 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (3 sailings)
Carnival Magic
caseyka
We took our children on their first cruise and choose ...
llemon1886
This was our 4th Carnival Cruise (previously on the Victory ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (69 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (30 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (2 sailings)
Carnival Breeze
Anna-grneyedgf
This is a great ship for families. There is lots of ...
Larein818
I have been on 20+ cruises and never have a bad time, this ...
Destinations
Mexico (207 sailings)
Carnival Imagination
CRUISADER
A 4-Day cruise for under $300 per passenger, good value for ...
Steve551
We chose this cruise because we had limited time. We had ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (157 sailings)
Carnival Fantasy
atlantagal66
This was a mother daughter cruise with one of my daughters. ...
saharaga
We ended up booking this cruise as a replacement after ...
Destinations
Bahamas (127 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (12 sailings)
Bermuda (2 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (1 sailings)
Carnival Ecstasy
newlywedcruiser31
For a little background information: my husband and I are ...
Chavezclan5
This is our first cruise as a family so I do not have a ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (91 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (52 sailings)
Bahamas (9 sailings)
Carnival Sensation
Family Dude
We arrived at port at 12:15 pm for a 1-1:30 pm ...
dvond
We wanted a cheap cruise to get away for spring break with ...
Destinations
Mexico (58 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (25 sailings)
Western Caribbean (6 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (5 sailings)
Carnival Splendor
IntrepidFromDC
Service was not up to the usual smiling friendliness I have ...
RickinFL
Went with 12 family members and price was good for this ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (134 sailings)
Cuba (12 sailings)
Panama Canal & Central America (1 sailings)
Carnival Paradise
redsoxforlife
This was a girls trip for Spring Break, a much anticipated ...
abeason2
When disembarking off of the cruise ship, me and my husband ...
Destinations
Western Caribbean (67 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (27 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (10 sailings)
Carnival Vista
Kcheine
Carnival is a great value and we wanted to try the new ...
colbranpar
Embarkation very easy - did not pay for any extra ...
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (53 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (24 sailings)
Bahamas (13 sailings)
Canada & New England (7 sailings)
Carnival Sunshine
ljsunshine
Carnival lived up to its Ad again (4th cruise) as "Fun ...
dna529
This was our 13th Carnival cruise. We are trying to sail ...

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