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20,356 Carnival Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
10,501
Very Good
4,466
Average
2,547
Poor
1,298
Terrible
687
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Family Cruises
5,132
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
1,345
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
1,181
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
462
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Carnival Miracle

81% Loved It
Dani2015
I was VERY worried after booking our cruise. I read many ...
skiserf
After reading many reviews lambasting Carnival for their ...

Carnival Valor

79% Loved It
PaigeCT
This was the first cruise for my boyfriend and I, so we ...
TN Dreaming
Wife and I realized a cruise goal to visit the "Saints" ...

Carnival Freedom

79% Loved It
Boris and Natasha
The Freedom was the first ship we have been on since ...
thepancakes
We cruised with a group of 8 and snagged a last minute ...

Carnival Legend

79% Loved It
Benjed68
Travelled with 2 other families, initial impression was a ...
Jnomchong
Our son and daughter in law gave my husband and I our ...

Carnival Liberty

79% Loved It
jofred
Been on Carnival several cruises. Our last cruise I said no ...
Seadream698
This was our first time sailing on Carnival, although it ...

Carnival Conquest

78% Loved It
sarimoon
We had Carnival chose our room and gave us a handicapped ...
mscottlogan
This was my first cruise with Carnival after having ...

Carnival Glory

75% Loved It
fiveotony
My family and I have been cruising Carnival for years. This ...
seashinesunshine
We are a family of four two kids age 17 and 19, this was ...

Carnival Inspiration

74% Loved It
ConstantTraveller77
On the Final night of the cruise the dinning staff sang a ...
Beach_gal
I gotta admit - I came on this cruise with very low ...

Carnival Elation

74% Loved It
TheCapnvideo
This is the first time I cruised with Carnival. I had a ...
sonshine1978
as a first time cruiser, we enjoyed it very much!! the ...

Carnival Triumph

73% Loved It
clcjdn
8th cruise overall, 6th on Carnival. Embarkation: Very ...
brittnyd628
This was our first time to do the cruise thing! We love to ...

Carnival Pride

73% Loved It
punkin11
This was my husband and mine first cruise. We had a party ...
mffletcher
This was our 9th cruise, 8 on Carnival, first on the Pride. ...

Carnival Spirit

72% Loved It
Happy Time
2nd timer cruiser, went with P&O once (Ocean view ...
Krazykj17
In August 2014, my fiancé and I boarded Carnival ...

Carnival Magic

72% Loved It
KittenDad
We were not completely happy with this Cruise Vacation on ...
QfamCruiser
This was our 3rd Carnival cruise. Some of it was great, ...

Carnival Fascination

72% Loved It
Lovinglife11
We stayed at the Hampton Inn at Jacksonville Airport, it ...
emg2003
My husband and I spent a fun New Year’s Eve aboard ...

Carnival Victory

72% Loved It
Suepete
We took our first "family" cruise last week out of Miami - ...
teriwinkle
My husband and I were joined on the Carnival Victory by our ...

Carnival Dream

72% Loved It
bonniec218
We sailed out of New Orleans in January on the Dream. This ...
Gramme
The service, food, and many cruisers were terrible! I took ...

Carnival Ecstasy

72% Loved It
Thall07614
So let me start this by saying that I have been on the ...
jsteck92
Shorty after we set sail on the Carnival Ecstasy, I was ...

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
Brewbake
We just got back from our 8 day and had a great time. The ...
SCC129
Start off by saying we were extremely excited to board the ...

Carnival Fantasy

69% Loved It
Sandy6739
I booked this cruise in October 2013.. My brother-in-law ...
deeder84
Embarkation / Debarkation - Highly recommend Port of ...

Carnival Imagination

68% Loved It
sogy
I’ve taken a few 3 day cruises to Ensenada before, so ...
dmich87
My husband and I booked this cruise relatively last minute, ...

Carnival Splendor

68% Loved It
xmvwt0
Where do I begin? Let's begin with my husband's ...
vanderdo
Just got back from a 7 Day Eastern on the Splendor. I ...

Carnival Sensation

67% Loved It
CAEP
Did 3 night cruise to Nassau on the Sensation last ...
brett_and_ciel
This was our first cruise... we wanted to escape for New ...

Carnival Paradise

66% Loved It
Lisa30126
This is my first attempt after 9 cruises to actually write ...
gardenofe7477
my over all opinion on this cruise and ship is that it is ...

Carnival Sunshine

61% Loved It
marcogilbert
INTRODUCTION We are a couple in our 40's and this was our ...
tip.n.ring
We sailed on the Carnival Sunshine once in the past. We ...

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