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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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713 Carnival Sensation Cruise Reviews

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froggy1313
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
3 Forum Posts
I will say that after 8 cruises I think I know what is the usual standard (most of them with Carnival). This would be ... Read more
oldsealegs2
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We are Platinum cruisers with Carnival and have much travel experience. We know that things are not always perfect but ... Read more
alainorta
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My family and I left out of Port Canaveral and here is our review. Here we go: Food-bad at best. The buffet allowed ... Read more
MsDavis2015
1 Review
Member Since 2015
2 Forum Posts
Me and my fiance' had a great time on our cruise. It was his first cruise and he is still dreaming about being on the ... Read more
Shell99
1 Review
Member Since 2015
My first cruise had been with Norwegian 14 years ago and I've been wanting to go again since then. My husband had ... Read more

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VACARITraveler
1 Review
Member Since 2011
77 Forum Posts
My wife and I signed up for this cruise because her mother and two of her friends from the Orlando area were going. My ... Read more
RamiCruiser
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I had avoided booking a cruise my entire life because I thought I'd have that "held captive on board" ... Read more
PSUSteph
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our second cruise, the first being on the Carnival Spirit in Alaska. This was a good cruise, but I wasn't ... Read more
tlindgren
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Read the reviews and was a little worried. Relax, the ship is fine. We had a pretty good time. Here are the highs: ... Read more
Dazzies
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
56 Forum Posts
The best thing about Sensation is the exceptional service. Waiters in the Ecstasy Dining Room were wonderful and the ... Read more

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CharisL
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
If you are looking for a 5-star experience, this is not the cruise for you. However, if you are on a budget and want a ... Read more
CharisL
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
If you are looking for a 5-star experience, this is not the cruise for you. However, if you are on a budget and want a ... Read more
isaacjc22
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my 1st cruise as a 16 year old teenager and I enjoyed my self. Before I start this review I want to say if you ... Read more
bpagan59
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was out second cruise to the Caribbean. First was on Princess to Aruba. Married, 55yrs, old, Fla resident for ... Read more
normsnan
2 Reviews
Member Since 2006
15 Forum Posts
This was my 7th cruise and 4th on Carnival. My 23 year old daughter and I went for a quick getaway. The good ... Read more

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Pebbles4444
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
40 Forum Posts
My husband and I drove overnight to Port Canaveral in order to save money by not getting a hotel room and then parked ... Read more
rblack@mailcan.com
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Well, my experience started off on a rough note with Security. I read Carnival's policies and believed I was complying ... Read more
indycessnapilot
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our second time on this cruise, with two teenagers and two adults. Both times I have found the staff to be ... Read more
kskham
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my second cruise, the first having been to Cozumel with only my husband on Royal Caribbean. I will never ... Read more
bssigirl
1 Review
Member Since 2015
First, let me say, I am not a huge fan of cruising. I love sailing, but being stuck with 1000+ strangers in a hotel you ... Read more

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cparsons123
1 Review
Member Since 2009
Completely subpar when it comes to cabins, food and service. Terrible bathrooms with draw curtain in shower that leaks ... Read more
tennboy1981
5 Reviews
Member Since 2010
6 Forum Posts
This is currently my 4th cruise I have taken, and my 3rd with Carnival. The main reason I have booked carnival cruises ... Read more
k.lloyd89
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was my second cruise with Carnival, first on the Sensation and my husbands first cruise. After reading multiple ... Read more
britclark21
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Hard to even know where to begin. Let's just say that I did read the awful reviews of this ship prior to sailing, but ... Read more
RobinKY
3 Reviews
Member Since 2014
164 Forum Posts
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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