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22,137 Carnival Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
10,832
Very Good
5,050
Average
3,012
Poor
1,598
Terrible
811
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Family Cruises
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First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
1,643
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
1,513
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
583
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Carnival Legend

80% Loved It
Destinations
South Pacific (37 sailings)
Alaska (17 sailings)
Hawaii (4 sailings)
gailthomson
My Husband and I last cruised 20 years ago , this time we ...
sdragice
This was only the second cruise we've been on having been ...

Carnival Miracle

80% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (49 sailings)
Hawaii (3 sailings)
kats626
We had been to Hawaii before and know how beautiful it is, ...
Hurricane11
This was my first trip to Hawaii and it certainly lived up ...

Carnival Liberty

79% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (98 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (24 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (6 sailings)
Cruise to Nowhere (1 sailings)
Beach&Snorkel
This was my first cruise and it was a fun time! The ship ...
tmt3698
Hi Everyone, I just arrived back home after an amazing ...

Carnival Valor

79% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (65 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (30 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (29 sailings)
Western Caribbean (13 sailings)
Boho
We just returned from a week on the Carnival Valor and the ...
Kenney04
We booked this cruise for our sons 21s birthday. It was ok ...

Carnival Freedom

79% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (53 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (11 sailings)
aehsdg
This is good cruise for someone going on a cruise for the ...
seacruiser717
I have been on 39 nine cruises and 13 have been with ...

Carnival Conquest

76% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (32 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (16 sailings)
Western Caribbean (15 sailings)
Bahamas (3 sailings)
spenser.brosseau
We booked this cruise as a post holiday getaway. We got a ...
patsully
I had wanted to email Carnival directly with my concerns, ...

Carnival Pride

76% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (36 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (29 sailings)
Western Caribbean (5 sailings)
Bermuda (3 sailings)
chrisv348
Let me start by saying that I didn’t have a bad time ...
Lihi45
My name is Lisa and I'm a cruise Addict my opinion may be ...

Carnival Elation

76% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (80 sailings)
Western Caribbean (17 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (2 sailings)
cougar65
the service was excellent. everyone was super helpful and ...
Rjadams615
After reading the reviews, I was really worried about this ...

Carnival Glory

75% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (32 sailings)
Western Caribbean (32 sailings)
casinocowgirl
Many reviewers say "you get what you pay for" and ...
doncord
I wanted 14 days, so choose back to backs with a different ...

Carnival Inspiration

75% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (126 sailings)
Thedeadhead
Okay for starters the food was horrible even in the dining ...
LakeLady777
Every now and then, and sometimes a bit more often than we ...

Carnival Spirit

75% Loved It
Destinations
South Pacific (88 sailings)
Catgrl500
Our party consisted of myself, my boyfriend and his two ...
ozzyvonny
I’m an older experienced cruiser who took 3 young ...

Carnival Triumph

75% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (102 sailings)
Cruise to Nowhere (1 sailings)
Hpmg87a@aol.com
This was our first cruise on Carnival..to celebrate my ...
mutigerpaw
First let me say that 6 months prior to this trip, we ...

Carnival Victory

75% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (99 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (53 sailings)
Western Caribbean (36 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (5 sailings)
stacheman
First a little background. I have sailed Carnival many ...
Leer
My wife and I flew down to Miami from Minneapolis on ...

Carnival Fascination

75% Loved It
Destinations
Southern Caribbean (109 sailings)
Bahamas (44 sailings)
Western Caribbean (23 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (2 sailings)
krempep
This was our 1st cruise as a family (all adults) centered ...
saharaga
Since our cruise left on a Monday, we decided to spend the ...

Carnival Dream

73% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (60 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (7 sailings)
NitaBcruising
I hadn't cruised Carnival for 6 years. I think their older ...
oOChiefOo
This was our 3rd carnival cruise. Although I consider the ...

Carnival Magic

73% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (55 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (40 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (2 sailings)
Bahamas (1 sailings)
k jackson
It's been a few years since I've cruised with Carnival and ...
Cheyennerus
We stayed at the Hampton Inn Hobby airport. Room was ...

Carnival Ecstasy

72% Loved It
Destinations
Bahamas (92 sailings)
Western Caribbean (11 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (5 sailings)
Bermuda (2 sailings)
faeriemom03
I read through so many reviews before my husband and I took ...
workatabank
At the last minute we decided to take a cruise for 4 ...

Carnival Fantasy

71% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (110 sailings)
Bahamas (61 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (3 sailings)
belong2
This was not disclosed prior to booking or arriving for the ...
Cwilson045
So we booked this cruise because a group of friends out of ...

Carnival Breeze

71% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (51 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (16 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (16 sailings)
Caribbean (14 sailings)
Whitehouse1607
Just back from the Carnival Breeze. If you are travelling ...
thehappierhomemaker
This was the fifth cruise for our family of 5 with 3 young ...

Carnival Imagination

70% Loved It
Destinations
Mexico (130 sailings)
gormanv
My sister-in-law proposed a quick get-away vacation cruise ...
flcruiselovers
YES it can get very cold in Jan-Feb-Mar on the 4day Cat ...

Carnival Sensation

70% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (59 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (31 sailings)
Bahamas (26 sailings)
KSHII2
We have been on many cruises, but this one was less than ...
Chris Vogel
This was our first cruise, a bargain, short, in an outside ...

Carnival Paradise

69% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (95 sailings)
goldmanww
On Saturday, January 30th 2016 my wife and I and our three ...
Bedrock58
Decided to try a shorter cruise and go back to Carnival. ...

Carnival Splendor

68% Loved It
Destinations
Western Caribbean (41 sailings)
Eastern Caribbean (27 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (14 sailings)
wisnir
This was my second cruise on Carnival, the first was a 15 ...
Cherlynn
This was our 2nd cruise on Splendor, so knew about the ...

Carnival Sunshine

61% Loved It
Destinations
Eastern Caribbean (28 sailings)
Bahamas (16 sailings)
Canada & New England (14 sailings)
Southern Caribbean (11 sailings)
snobsarefunny
We had an excellent trip. Two families, total of 10 ...
docsev2
Service was wonderful! We had ice in our room everyday for ...

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