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3.5 Editor's Rating
Launched in 1993, Carnival Sensation is the third in the line's series of eight 70,367-ton, 2,052-passenger Fantasy-class ships. Sensation's sisters include Ecstasy, Fantasy, Fascination, Imagination, ...
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This was our first time cruising and after reading many of the reviews I was extremely nervous, but the truth is, it is ... Read more
I just returned from my Sensation cruise. The experience was very enjoyable. The ship is conveniently laid out, she is ... Read more
I love cruising and have cruised with Disney, NCL, Princess and Royal Caribbean. I was always scared to take a Carnival ... Read more
I booked a cabin window so I could see out the window and it was dirty and you couldn't see out it, which I consider ... Read more
My fiancé and I purchased and took the 3-day cruise to Nassau Bahamas on the Carnival Sensation from January ... Read more

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Sensational time! mrface2112
01/15
My girlfriend and I needed a nice, quick, romantic getaway and this was just what the doctor ordered. I couldn't have ... Read more
01/15
After all of the negative reviews, we came on the ship expecting for all of the negatives to ruin our cruise but boy ... Read more
Had a great time bobo071553
01/15
My son and I cruised to the Bahamas on the Sensation January 18. The primary reason we were going was this was the ... Read more
The worst cruise ever! BubblesInTime
01/15
Embarkation was easier then Tampa...that was a plus The ship is dated it needs updating badly. The seats in the ... Read more
01/15
Did 3 night cruise to Nassau on the Sensation last week....have been following reviews for the last couple of months ... Read more

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12/14
 We spent about seven hours in the Columbus airport on Saturday, December 20. Flight delayed. But we finally made ... Read more
It has been a week since we got off the Sensation, and I wanted to take some time to process the whole experience. This ... Read more
12/14
I received an extremely good offer from Carnival to take a cruise in December. I saw that Sensation was going to Half ... Read more
We went on the 4 night cruise out of Port Canaveral on the Sensation and it was a little subpar compared to the other ... Read more
12/14
This was my 3rd cruise with the previous two being on another commonly considered more upscale cruise line (RC). I read ... Read more

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Met Expectations (just) brett_and_ciel
12/14
This was our first cruise... we wanted to escape for New Years and do something different. I was surprised to hear ... Read more
Well we just got back home from a weekend on the Sensation. We have been on the sister ship the Fascination sever time ... Read more
We sailed on Carnival Sensation for New Years, from December 30 to January 4, 2015. We were assigned a handicapped room ... Read more
12/14
I upgraded our cabin to enjoy a balcony and only on the ship learned that this meant so small cabin that we had to ... Read more
12/14
After cruising Norwegian star in 2013 and celebrity reflection in 2014.  I guess our expectations might have been ... Read more

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11/14
I was completely impressed with all aspects of this cruise. Embarkation was the easiest I have ever seen. We arrived at ... Read more
Crew Apathy, Low Morale mitchellrichard
11/14
I sailed on the Sensation in the late 90s on the first 7 night, and Carnival, cruise I ever took. Since then I have ... Read more
Any time there is a problem with anything, it's because of lousy management. So with anything as great as the way ... Read more
I want to mention first that I had read several reviews on the Sensation that were not good, but I made up my mind to ... Read more
What a disappointment! placestogotravel
11/14
I have been on many cruises from many cruise lines and I think this was the most disappointing of all. The Good: The ... Read more

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