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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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679 Carnival Sensation Cruise Reviews

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Met Expectations (just) brett_and_ciel
01/15
This was our first cruise... we wanted to escape for New Years and do something different. I was surprised to hear ... 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
01/15
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
01/15
 We spent about seven hours in the Columbus airport on Saturday, December 20. Flight delayed. But we finally made ... 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

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12/14
After cruising Norwegian star in 2013 and celebrity reflection in 2014.  I guess our expectations might have been ... 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
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 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
I was completely impressed with all aspects of this cruise. Embarkation was the easiest I have ever seen. We arrived at ... Read more

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Having sailed with Carnival 1 year ago on the Legend out of Tampa I had high hopes for a similarly wonderful time. Boy ... 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
Concert Cruise alligatorgirl
11/14
Did this cruise only because we are Trace Atkins fans. Had been a while since on a Carnival ship back when they said ... Read more
Affordable knightj9508
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11/14
This was my first cruise and I'll say that I definitely plan on going again. The service on this ship is exceptional. ... 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

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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
11/14
This was our first cruise so I really dont have a lot of information about other ships to compare with other than what ... Read more
Blessed by living near Port Canaveral, is it simple for us to take cruise vacations and they remain our favorite ... Read more
11/14
I am a review freak, so I took my time and read review after review before sailing. I am SUPER glad I did! Pretty much ... Read more

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The Party Boat trekshop@aol.com
11/14
that's what it's called around the port and it's true! many of the people on this ship seam to drink all day long, ... Read more
We had a great time on the lovely Sensation...this was a fun quick trip with friends, and what a blast! The ship was ... Read more
10/14
We have just returned from an amazing holiday in Orlando, from where we took a 3 day cruise to the Bahamas on the ... Read more
Just back from our wonderful 4 day cruise on the Carnival Sensation. We left rainy Kentucky on Saturday, 10/11; stayed ... Read more
10/14
Our group of 3 included a first time cruiser and we are so happy we chose Sensation! We had so much fun on this ship. ... Read more

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