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3.5 Editor's Rating
At 2,052 passengers and 70,367-tons, the mid-sized Fantasy-class ships (which include Fantasy, Ecstasy, Inspiration, Imagination, Fascination, Elation, Sensation and Paradise) are the workhorses of Carnival's ...
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470 Carnival Paradise Cruise Reviews

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213
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99
Average
58
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Don't Do It!!!!!!!! Smartbuyer11
01/14
Well, after 15 cruises, 12 on Royal Caribbean, 1 on Disney and this my second on Carnival, this was by far the most ... Read more
01/14
This was our 3rd cruise, the first on Paradise. The first pleasant surprise was embarkation, as it took only 15 minutes ... Read more
01/14
New Years cruise with eight of our family and friends: Tampa cruise port: this was our first time out of Tampa and the ... Read more
Just had my first cruise experience for the week of Christmas '13 - and I will not be back on Carnival again. The food ... Read more
Virgin cruiser kon tiki
01/14
Sailed out of Tampa over New Years. As a first timer, didn't have anything to compare, so I give it a B+. There were ... Read more

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Where do I start. Maybe with my #1 recommendation that EVERYONE should do. Drink prices are absolutely outrageous now. ... Read more
12/13
This was our second cruise. First time with Carnival and after seeing on the local news all the troubles with Carnival ... Read more
12/13
We are experienced cruisers, in our late 50's. My husband have cruised Carnival and Royal, about 10-12 cruises. We ... Read more
Enjoyed Paradise famintagrace
12/13
We took the Carnival Paradise sailing November 30th out of Tampa for stops in Cozumel and Grand Cayman. Our ease in ... Read more
Not Paradise pepster2
12/13
Having been in 15 cruises before I had learned to take most reviews with a grain of salt. I had never tried Carnival ... Read more

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Not for octogenarians Vandycruiser
Not rated
12/13
We picked the Paradise for the convenient port and length of the cruise. And the value. 4 of us traveled together in 2 ... Read more
Thanksgiving cruise that was a great break from the normal holiday bustle. PARADISEwas in very good shape for its' age ... Read more
12/13
This was my fourth Carnival Cruise and the service, food and entertainment on this cruise was to be desired. This has ... Read more
11/13
My daughter and I just got back from four days on Carnival Paradise. We were both very pleased overall with the ... Read more
The ship was decent we had a grand suite so it does make for a nicer cruise. Traveling with another family. The kids ... Read more

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10/13
Hi all, My husband and I are seniors, we went on the 5 night cruise to Cozumel and Grand Cayman. The Paradise was a ... Read more
10/13
I chose a 4 day cruise out of my home area Tampa Bay Fla to see if I would enjoy Cruising. I took the Carnival Paradise ... Read more
Context This was our 5th cruise…a much needed forced disconnect from the world. No phone. No computer. No ... Read more
The Good - The Bad Skipbinner
09/13
After 32 cruises, I thought that I should write at least 1 review. The real Good is the Thirsty Frog Red draft beer ... Read more
A little background about us. We are a (mostly) retired couple. My husband and I have been on 7 cruises. This was our ... Read more

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An honest review sinkhole
09/13
I have sailed Carnival on a few occasions. The following is what to expect on the Paradise. Embarkation: Tampa has ... Read more
My husband and I wanted to celebrate our anniversary but I was a bit skeptical to book on the Paradise since it's an ... Read more
Paradise Found Rock712
09/13
Just returned today from a 5 day cruise to Grand Cayman and Cozumel. It was our first trip on one of the smaller ... Read more
Carnival Paradise carolynp123
09/13
We have been on multiple cruises with our kids and prefer Carnival cruises for the more varied entertainment choices on ... Read more
09/13
Traveled The Carnival Paradise on the August 29 sailing (4-nights). The ship is 15 years old; yet it is in better ... Read more

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