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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more

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Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Reviews: 605

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A True Review by captainorin

This was my 4th cruise. Two on Norwegian. First time on Carnival. Left Miami on August 18, 2014 ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 Not Rated
Carnival cruise Ecstasy Cozumel & Key West July 2014 by craigsl2

Cozumel was a huge disappointment. Lots of free time here, but little to do. Unless you book a ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Never again on this ship! by Pollyanna flower

Ship is old pool area very small for amount of people on board

One full day w/out use of ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 Not Rated
The Carnival Ectasy Save your money by smithm135

So this was my first cruise as well as my 3 children, ever... My husban had been on a cruise ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
Old faithful by muddatucka

I took two friends who hadn't cruised before to experience this type of vacation. I didn't ... continue

Bahamas 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
1st time and last time by VirginiaCity

So I'm sure many will disagree with this review, especially all those Gold and Platinum status ... continue

Blank 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
My Second Cruise with Carnival by frankraffa1

I am writing about my recent cruise experience. As with my first cruise, I had to wait in line ... continue

Western Caribbean 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Our first cruise - loved the Carnival Ecstasy! by Tracey/Thom

Overall - we thoroughly enjoyed this ship. It was our first cruise, as I've been hesitant for ... continue

Western Caribbean 06/14 5+ out of 5+
You get what you pay for. by Toshua

The Ecstasy is an old ship, small and cramped. If price is the most important consideration on ... continue

Western Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Nice Cruise, Horrible Food by clubowner

Embarkation at Port of Miami was fast, ten minutes at best Ship was setting sail at 4PM but ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Fun Time by bystech77

Let's start by saying the ship is very nice. I like the smaller ships.

We were a little ... continue

Western Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Remarkably nice ship! by jonaleman

My wife and I took this cruise on the Ecstasy at the absolute last minute in May ... continue

Western Caribbean 05/14 Not Rated
Not bad for the price, too raunchy in May by NCO

I found a great deal on the Ecstasy. I took my wife and 2 kids and paid a little over $1K. Not ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
You have to be on Ecstasy to enjoy this ship!! by Chanorah

This was my first cruise and to say I was disappointed is an understatement. The food was ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 2.0 out of 5+
A fun cruise and worth every penny by JerseyHorseLover

First, I have cruised on Carnival 6 times, as well as Norwegan once, and Royal Caribbean once. ... continue

Western Caribbean 05/14 5+ out of 5+
A Good Value by BobbiSox

If you're a old pro at cruising, you will get your money's worth on this cruise. The ship isn't ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Surprisingly nice ship by joeredhat1

We were surprised to find the Carnival Ecstasy in such good condition given its age. We sailed ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
you get what you pay for by funship2014

This cruise fell so short in so many ways. The itinerary was a mess. The arrival for half a day ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 2.0 out of 5+
Best 4 day cruise ever. by Stargazer65

In Dec 2013 we booked a family cruise with our 10 year old son for Spring Break 2014. This was ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Key West & Cozumel by johnvermilyea

This is a tough call.  I've been on several cruises with the family. This cruise falls ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 2.0 out of 5+
You get what you pay for - but not during Spring break by shrimpguy

Having cruised with CCL many times, we expected a short but relaxing cruise. The destination did ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
FIRST CRUISE EXPERIENCE by Miami2014

Bed sheets had many stains, had them replaced right away. Not happy with that. Carpet didn't ... continue

Bahamas 04/14 2.0 out of 5+
Go with another line by NellieX

I won't go into a detailed explanation of why this cruise kind of sucked. I was a first-time ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 2.0 out of 5+
Carnival - I would not recommend by tdspaulding

I will preface this by saying we have been on 3 Royal Caribbean cruises prior to this Carnival ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 1.0 out of 5+
The Good Ol' Ecstasy! by oneboysmom

This was my DS and I second time on the Ecstasy in 2 years. She is a great ship and the crew is ... continue

Western Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
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