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happestcruiser
Member Since 2007
1 review
4 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Every year a group of girlfriends book a cruise sailing from Galveston. We always have fun no matter whether it is a cruise or a birthday lunch. As a group total, we are nearing 100 cruises so we have cruising experience. Hats off to ... Read more
TheManInBlack1
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Was aboard the Carnival Liberty for a few day budget cruise. The ship is a bit dated with its older decor and its dated room furnishings but overall its to be expected with a decade+ older ship. CONS -Guys burgers were a bit on the ... Read more
MICKEYMOUSEFAN
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
31 forum posts
3 helpful votes
On Tuesday, Nov 8th, I booked this cruise for myself and my husband. I just got a new job and will start it soon without vacation for a year. I wanted a quick get away before starting. I looked for the least expensive cruise in the next ... Read more
Careysbest
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I have cruised carnival twice before. I have also booked excursions before also. This was one of the worst cruises I have been on. First I asked for a room with a window because my husband hadn't ever cruised and I tried to think of ... Read more
nmurphy9794
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I recently cruised on the Carnival Liberty. I was really excited about it considering we sailed on the Carnival Freedom and the ships are virtually identical. But that is where it stops, everything was so different. The customer service ... Read more
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cghouston
Member Since 2011
8 reviews
9 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Remember you get what you paid for and on Liberty that is exactly what you get. The overall service was average - some crew members friendlier that others. The ship had several minor technical problems ( could not reach full cruising ... Read more
Beauchampbunch
Member Since 2015
1 review
8 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Never sailed Carnival before and thought we give it a try and WE WILL NEVER AGAIN! At first we were very excited to board the ship. We got on they had drinks ready to go and the buffet was open. We then settled into our room and enjoyed ... Read more
traviswd40
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
My wife and I went on a cruise for our 13 year wedding anniversary. This was our first cruise and we had no idea what to expect. We chose Carnival because several friends recommended them. The embarkation process was somewhat lengthy, ... Read more
MamaLong
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
My husband and I just returned from a 5 day cruise on the Liberty. We loved the cruise and found the ship to be in good shape. ARRIVAL/EMBARKATION: We left Leander at 6:15 AM and arrived in Galveston around 9:45. My husband dropped me ... Read more
chevytrkr
Member Since 2009
6 reviews
797 forum posts
9 helpful votes
My brother actually picked this cruise because he had never cruised before and wanted to experience cruising to see for himself why I like it so much. My wife and I have been cruising since 2009 and fell in love with cruising. We take ... Read more
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DebJ14
Member Since 2000
4 reviews
4,351 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We chose this cruise to celebrate my birthday. We live an hour from Galveston, so it was an easy drive down on the morning of the cruise. We parked at EZ Cruise, as usual, and arrived at the pier at 11:00 am. Our check in window was ... Read more
kruzkween
Member Since 2006
13 reviews
297 forum posts
11 helpful votes
We were with a church group of 19 people. We left home about 7:00 the morning of sailing, for a 3.5 hr. drive to Galveston. Arrived at our parking lot at 10:30 and waited a little while for our shuttle to take us to the terminal. Our ... Read more
ABQrobin
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
993 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Fantastic ship, Crew, and itinerary. We have been to Cozumel before, but wanted to go to Progreso to see more Mayan ruins and this itinerary was the only one that would accomplish that. We also needed to go out of Galveston as our son, ... Read more
Sinbad51
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
Worst experience ever! This is the first cruise I've taken with my boyfriend, and the last cruise we'll ever take with Carnival. My boyfriend has several health issues, including cancer, seizures, diabetes, right side weakness, the list ... Read more
TXSACruisin
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This was our first cruise, celebrating our 25th anniversary. I did a lot of research and found good things and bad things. We thoroughly enjoyed every aspect of our cruise. We chose a cabin with a balcony and it was great. Mali ... Read more
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hennpaul
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 forum posts
7 helpful votes
I went on this cruise because one of my cousin's daughters was getting married. We had about 15 in our group, and it was, overall a fun first cruise for me. The ship was large enough to "avoid" (I hate to use that word) family ... Read more
mssmithtx
Member Since 2014
1 review
7 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
My wife and I mainly choose Carnival Liberty because of the Port is was sailing out of (Galveston) and for a long weekend getaway. We sailed Carnival back in 2000 & 2001 and had not sail on them until now, a lot has change (for the ... Read more
jemamc96
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
12 helpful votes
This is my fourth cruise with Carnival and my family's second cruise. We recently cruised on the Conquest, which is a sister ship of the Liberty. The layout was the same with the decor being a bit different. I will say upfront that ... Read more
nwphelps
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
We have cruised most frequently on other cruise lines, and, frankly, perhaps unfairly looked down on Carnival. Therefore, our expectations were low, but we decided to give it a try because Galveston is much closer and less expensive than ... Read more
smtr467
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because we could drive to the port as we live in Texas. We took our children and grandchildren. We booked three rooms. The price was reasonable, but not a bargain. First of all, getting there was terrible. ... Read more
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powccb
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
We had a nice time on this cruise. The ship, although smaller than the Magic and some of the other larger ones used for 7 day cruises, was very nice and clean. The nighttime shows were good, but the male lead singer left a lot to be ... Read more
fuelerdude
Member Since 2013
1 review
66 forum posts
10 helpful votes
This cruise was a good vacation, overall, but there were a few misses along the way. We drove into the port the day prior to embarkation and stayed at the Hampton Inn. The hotel was right across from Wal Mart (Which was convenient for ... Read more
frazier1950
Member Since 2010
1 review
26 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
This was a sister cruise for the three of us. This was my 24th cruise and 5th with Carnival.The cabin was not set up for 3 people. For 3 days we had to request the third set of towels. When I opened the closet it was full of wet towels. ... Read more
arlenevelezdiaz
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
26 helpful votes
Hello again. I posted a review a week ago ("a no no cruise"). This week i took the cruise with my best friend. Embarkation process - very good. Cabin - a "no no". We had cabin 1456 on deck 1. We were next to the ... Read more
wgb7428
Member Since 2009
11 reviews
119 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Carnivals new staggered boarding was a breeze. Our check in time was 12:30, we arrived at 12:05 and were allowed in. There was hardly no line and what line there was getting trough security moved very quickly. We were on the Conquest in ... Read more
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