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73% Loved It
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3.5 Editor's Rating
Built in 1991, Carnival Ecstasy is the second-oldest ship in Carnival Cruise Lines' fleet. Through the years, it has undergone significant refurbishments -- including an overhaul in 2009 that added waterslides ...
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654 Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Reviews

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My First Cruise FLKeyBums
6/14
It was first cruise and going to the Bahamas for a weekend was the perfect test for me. My husband had sailed many ... Read more
So this was my first cruise as well as my 3 children, ever... My husban had been on a cruise many years ago prior to ... Read more
Old faithful muddatucka
6/14
I took two friends who hadn't cruised before to experience this type of vacation. I didn't choose Carnival, but because ... Read more
1st time and last time VirginiaCity
6/14
So I'm sure many will disagree with this review, especially all those Gold and Platinum status members I encountered, ... Read more
I am writing about my recent cruise experience. As with my first cruise, I had to wait in line for TWO HOURS, before ... Read more

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Overall - we thoroughly enjoyed this ship. It was our first cruise, as I've been hesitant for many years about being ... Read more
The Ecstasy is an old ship, small and cramped. If price is the most important consideration on choosing a ship, the ... Read more
Fun Time bystech77
5/14
Let's start by saying the ship is very nice. I like the smaller ships. We were a little disappointed that the water ... Read more
Embarkation at Port of Miami was fast, ten minutes at best Ship was setting sail at 4PM but started boarding around ... Read more
Not rated
5/14
My wife and I took this cruise on the Ecstasy at the absolute last minute in May 2014. It was mega–cheap and we ... Read more

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I found a great deal on the Ecstasy. I took my wife and 2 kids and paid a little over $1K. Not bad. When we got to the ... Read more
This was my first cruise and to say I was disappointed is an understatement. The food was horrible, the taste, variety ... Read more
A Good Value BobbiSox
4/14
If you're a old pro at cruising, you will get your money's worth on this cruise. The ship isn't sparkly new, but it's ... Read more
4/14
First, I have cruised on Carnival 6 times, as well as Norwegan once, and Royal Caribbean once. RCCL was the last cruise ... Read more
4/14
We were surprised to find the Carnival Ecstasy in such good condition given its age. We sailed in January on the ... Read more

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4/14
This cruise fell so short in so many ways. The itinerary was a mess. The arrival for half a day in Key West then back ... Read more
4/14
In Dec 2013 we booked a family cruise with our 10 year old son for Spring Break 2014. This was his first ever cruise. ... Read more
Key West & Cozumel johnvermilyea
4/14
This is a tough call.  I've been on several cruises with the family. This cruise falls squarely in the category ... Read more
Having cruised with CCL many times, we expected a short but relaxing cruise. The destination did not matter to us. I ... Read more
4/14
Bed sheets had many stains, had them replaced right away. Not happy with that. Carpet didn't seem clean either. Balcony ... Read more

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4/14
I won't go into a detailed explanation of why this cruise kind of sucked. I was a first-time cruiser, and everyone ... Read more
I will preface this by saying we have been on 3 Royal Caribbean cruises prior to this Carnival cruise so we are not new ... Read more
3/14
This was my DS and I second time on the Ecstasy in 2 years. She is a great ship and the crew is fabulous! My son just ... Read more
3/14
It was a family affair, husband and I were persuaded by son, daughter-in-law and 15-year old grandson to accompany them ... Read more
I have a question..if you go to a restaurant, retail establishment, plane ride, hotel etc, and you are unhappy with ... Read more

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