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19,999 Carnival Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
10,326
Very Good
4,411
Average
2,492
Poor
1,263
Terrible
666
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Family Cruises
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First-Time Cruisers
1,317
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Romantic Cruises
1,162
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
448
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Carnival Miracle

82% Loved It
mluirette
We're local to Long Beach, so this was our latest in many ...
sarg19
This was our second cruise with Carnival. The first was on ...

Carnival Valor

80% Loved It
kcsrailfan
This was our 17th cruise and 12th with Carnival. First time ...
justjan2
We had high hopes for this cruise. We did the Southern ...

Carnival Freedom

79% Loved It
EAM2013
This was our first cruise with Carnival, we have cruised ...
2oldrets
This ws a free cruise from Carnival Casino so I can't get ...

Carnival Legend

79% Loved It
jpcruz
Wife and I did the South Pacific 9 nights in March 2014 on ...
Flash harriet
I have an enduring affection for Carnival, after cruising ...

Carnival Liberty

79% Loved It
loco1969
Let me start by saying that even though this wasn't my ...
Markanddonna
This was our very first Carnival cruise and it was a last ...

Carnival Conquest

78% Loved It
eileen60
This was my first cruise. It was awesome. The staff were ...
CNFflyer
It was my first cruise and, honestly, I was very ...

Carnival Glory

75% Loved It
Teends
Embarkation: Was smooth and took at most 30 minutes as we ...
coopcomgrp@aol.com
This was a great cruise, you never know what your going to ...

Carnival Inspiration

74% Loved It
tennisplayerbbb
We just returned from a four night cruise out of Long Beach ...
sanmarcosman
Carnival Inspiration is a very happy ship. From the moment ...

Carnival Elation

74% Loved It
dridgel
Carnival Elation left New Orleans Dec. 8th. 2014. Check-in ...
snydesb
I have cruised with Carnival before and had wonderful times ...

Carnival Pride

73% Loved It
SWFLcruiser2
I have gold status with Carnival and my wife has platinum. ...
Ydnar1959
I recently cruised aboard the Carnival Pride for a 7 day ...

Carnival Triumph

73% Loved It
sumusabumom
The epitome of low end, non-luxury experience there is. We ...
blyle
Took my parents (88 & 90) and my daughter and grandson ...

Carnival Spirit

72% Loved It
dnysvxn
This was my very first cruise alongside my partner, his ...
ajbanf
I had been wanting to try cruising for years and finally ...

Carnival Dream

72% Loved It
Lostfan
I've said NCL 3 times and I'll admit, with all the bad ...
philipv
To all cruise enthusiasts, My wife and I decided to take a ...

Carnival Victory

72% Loved It
AJCruise77
Based upon previous reviews, I was unsure about what to ...
aseretx3
This was my third cruise (cruised with Royal Caribbean and ...

Carnival Magic

72% Loved It
colmartin88
This was a family vacation with 8 of us so I realize we are ...
tjlindsay11
I have to say that the staff in the Southern Lights dining ...

Carnival Fascination

72% Loved It
Pattylibrarian
First of all, I had planned a 4-night cruise on the ...
James 51
This was our second time on this ship ,we live in ...

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
rolanduzer
This was our 1st cruise on the Breeze, but we have been on ...
13specialk
We found the Breeze to be a good ship. The food exceeded ...

Carnival Fantasy

70% Loved It
Pink flamingo52
This is our second time on the Carnival Fantasy. We ...
yashu
Ship was late because of fog so boarding was 2 hours late ...

Carnival Imagination

69% Loved It
endorphin8
PREFACE: This is my first Trip Review, and unfortunately ...
lhook
We took the 4 night Thanksgiving sailing to Catalina Island ...

Carnival Splendor

68% Loved It
JBallentine
We just got back from a Carnival Cruise to Isla Roatan, ...
duvetyn
The Good, We arrived at check in and moved swiftly through ...

Carnival Sensation

67% Loved It
Throwdice
We went on the 4 night cruise out of Port Canaveral on the ...
getupgo
I was completely impressed with all aspects of this cruise. ...

Carnival Paradise

66% Loved It
whois_anastasia
I just returned from this trip and it was one of the worst ...
webo82grad
My wife booked this cruise at the last minute because the ...

Carnival Sunshine

62% Loved It
Kenneth 1962
Just got off the worst cruise I have ever been on. Let's ...
purpose
We have been cruising since 1992. Our very first cruise was ...

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