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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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619 Carnival Sensation Cruise Reviews

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Sensational Christmas Cruise TheCriuseDirector
09/14
On the cold, but sunny December 22nd, 2013, myself, my parents, my grandparents, my aunt and uncle, and my 2 cousins ... Read more
First off let me say, if you are in to doing short cruises it is best to wait until closer to the cruise date so you ... Read more
On August 24th, 2014, my husband, my five year old and I went onto Carnival Sensation from Port Canaveral. This was our ... Read more
Terrible Hallzy69
09/14
I was not sure what I was thinking -- sure a 3 night get away may be a great way to end our trip to Florida. Well, it ... Read more
This was our first cruise and we were very suprised how fun it was. The room steward cleaned the room twice a day and ... Read more

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Great Quick Getaway shawnc5000
08/14
This was our first time on the Sensation and we tended to compare the experience against sailing on the Freedom and ... Read more
This was my first cruise and quite frankly, I wasn't expecting much. What a nice surprise!! I had a great time and ... Read more
This was my family's first cruising experience and were pleasantly surprised! We went to the Bahamas on a 4 night ... Read more
08/14
My wife, 5 year old son and I just returned from a 4-night cruise and we had a blast! Some of the highlights... The ... Read more
This was my family first cruise. 2 adults and 2 kids ages 10 and 14. We were on the ship by 1pm and our room was ready! ... Read more

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Ok, so I wanted to give my review of the Sensation. My very first cruise was on this ship back in 2004 and I had a ... Read more
This review is from the view of a mid 20's newlywed couple. We were hesitant about booking a cruise on the sensation ... Read more
07/14
My family rarely takes a vacation, but decided to this summer before our daughter goes off to college. My sister wanted ... Read more
This was our 6th cruise with Carnival. The 5th was the worst cruise ever, so bad that we did not cruise for 6 years. We ... Read more
We read many reviews about the Sensation before booking. Some of the negative reviews were not happy with the crew, ... Read more

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07/14
Our family of 5 left Port Canaveral for a 4 night cruise on July 6, 2014, going to Freeport and Nassau Bahamas. We ... Read more
Short and Sweet Relayer
07/14
DW and I are seasoned cruisers with 14 under our belt most with Carnival. Our past cruises have all been in the 7-8 ... Read more
Not rated
07/14
If you are expecting a quiet vacation aboard a ship with quality service while you sail across pristine ocean waters. ... Read more
This was our first cruise, and voyage for that matter, aboard Carnival. We were in the Grand Suite, so we had priority ... Read more
Embarkation: We arrived at 11:30am and got in line for the check-in process, which didn't take long. Things to know.. ... Read more

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DO YOUR HOMEWORK! Not all cruise ships cater to your interests. So take some time to read reviews, check out the ... Read more
Not very good mikejs11
06/14
Just returned from a 3 night cruise with a group of 10 other adults. In the past two years I have also done 3 night ... Read more
We brought our sons ages 4, 2, and 7mo. and loved it. It was our first time sailing with kids. We have been on nicer ... Read more
Sensation OK Kylesmic
06/14
Cruised the carnival sensation with my family--20 people. VIP check-in was a breeze. The ship is old but enjoyable. The ... Read more
First the ship was dirty, the staff cant understand what you are saying, the food in the main dinning room was horrid. ... Read more

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