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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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606 Carnival Sensation Cruise Reviews

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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
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

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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
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

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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
06/14
Two college age sons and I had four nights on the Sensation. My second cruise, their first. Traveling in May allowed ... Read more
06/14
For me this was my 6th cruise and I have been on some very nice high end ships like the Carnival Breeze, Allure of the ... Read more
As we arrived to the port for security and check in I put our champagne, wine and bottled water in our suitcase. It ... Read more

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05/14
As a first-time cruiser, my boyfriend and I did not know what to expect boarding the Carnival Sensation out of Port ... Read more
Hi, my husband, son and I went on this cruise, first cruise for them, second cruise for me. This cruise came at the end ... Read more
Awesome! UGAfan13
05/14
Carnival Sensation was my first cruise ever. I really enjoyed it. The food was incredible and great entertainment and ... Read more
This was our 4th cruise with Carnival, and the great parts about this cruise line are starting to become greatly ... Read more
This cruise was the second and last chance for Carnival, as far as I was concerned. I had sailed on the Elation out of ... Read more

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Not so sensational tistaghosh
05/14
Recently went on a girls' trip on the Sensation. I would describe this ship as the "fast food version" of cruises - not ... Read more
This was our second cruise, as well as our second on the Sensation. This time, I was a little nervous because I have a ... Read more
From the moment we entered the cruise terminal, all was terrific! Pleasant people to check passports and welcome us ... Read more
Kansas Concert Cruise RatherBeSailing
04/14
Overall, this was a great cruise.  With a diamond status on RCCL, I haven’t been on a Carnival cruise in ... Read more
We took this 3 night cruise to the Bahamas after a work conference in Orlando. 2 BFFs on either side of 50. I fully was ... Read more

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