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Editor's Note: In one of the most dramatic refurbishments in contemporary cruising, Carnival Destiny underwent a $155 million transformation culminating with a name change. After its release from a ...
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850 Carnival Destiny Cruise Reviews

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09/12
First off I want to say I love cruising but this Cruise was the worst cruise I've ever been on. My Husband and I were ... Read more
Carnival Destiny Big Feet
08/12
This was our second trip on Destiny. Last was 2009. 5 days from MIA. We are both platinum members on Carnival so we ... Read more
This was our 6th cruise overall and 2nd with Carnival. Both of our cruises with Carnival have come since the economic ... Read more
5 night cruise started great and were told of itinerary being altered because of Hurricane Issac (went to Cayman ... Read more
My wife and I took our first cruise August 11th to the Western Carribbean on Carnival's Destiny ship (5 days). We set ... Read more
08/12
Being skeptical of sailing on Carnival due to past experiences, including being served urine flavored Sea Bass, I was ... Read more
The Carnival Destiny is a beautiful ship, nice cabins at good prices, nice entertainment choices in the evening. We ... Read more
08/12
Forced myself to suspend my general dislike of cruise ships and Carnival in particular. Sailed on the Fascination in ... Read more
I traveled to Miami the night before and treated myself to the JW Marriott Marquis. If you are traveling out of state, ... Read more
Sure, you get what you pay for, but even a frugal cruiser should expect a clean ship and air conditioning. My group ... Read more
Carnival Destiny irish_scouter
08/12
This was our second and third trip on Destiny as we did a Back 2 Back Last time was 2010 where we had a Aft Balcony. ... Read more
07/12
There have been several negative reviews of the Destiny -- and just let me say she does need some refurbishment, so the ... Read more
06/12
This was my third cruise. I was severely disappointed by the lack of service, quality of food and general ambiance of ... Read more
06/12
My husband and I are in our late 20s and have cruised many times before. We were looking for a short cruise to ... Read more
Just back from my 1st cruise with my fiance, brother and sister n law. We sailed to Ocho Rios Jamaica & Grand Cayman. ... Read more
06/12
The Port of Miami really had its act together when it came to getting on the ship. We arrived at the port about 12:30 ... Read more
Just got off the Carnival Destiny last Thursday after ports of Jamaica & Grand Cayman. The reviews that we read prior ... Read more
Ok, but not great jbgiraffe
06/12
This was my second sailing on the Destiny in a year. The first was to Cozumel and Key West 9 months ago, and my 3rd ... Read more
Pre-cruise, boarding: We flew to Miami the night before and stayed at the Marriott's Spring House Suites. This ... Read more
Destiny Caitinmountain
06/12
Let me just say that I am not a seasoned veteran cruiser, nor would I consider myself a complainer type person. But I ... Read more
06/12
Getting to the ship was a nightmare thanks to the parade for the Miami Heat. I really feel sorry for all those who had ... Read more
We booked this cruise only about a month and a half out, long story short we have had a terrible year so far due to ... Read more
Great family cruise Pokescruiser
05/12
This was the first cruise for me, DH, and our two kids, ages 8 and 10. We booked the Destiny because of the length (5 ... Read more
05/12
This was our first cruise so take it at that face value. We have traveled extensively so we are picky at times. ... Read more
I want to start by saying there is nothing wrong with Carnival Destiny but I would rank it as a 3 star ship, nothing ... Read more

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