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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

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Ecstasy Rocks...In a Good Way by underwoodhill1

Just returned from a 5 day cruise on the Ecstasy - Loved it! The staff must have been "Disney" ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
A wonderful experience. by ScottHerman

My wife and I were simply overjoyed with this cruise. Yes, it's an older ship, but I can't ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Disappointing by Ormond Beach 321

For a long time, I debated posting this but decided to go ahead.

Despite the Cruise ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
Don't believe the negative reviews! We had a blast! by bonesj0nes

Let me start by saying this was my first cruise, so I did a lot of reading beforehand to see ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 5+ out of 5+
First time cruisers....we will be back! by Wat girl

For first time cruisers, we weren't really sure what to expect. We had done our research, but of ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
Never Cruise Again by nutymama

First I need to say that I was very excited to go on this cruise....I had heard so many raves ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 1.0 out of 5+
Great Fun on the Ecstasy by orlandoky

Let me start off by saying how nervous I was to be sailing on one of the older ships in the ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
First Carnival Cruise by BudinFla

I have sailed on most of the major cruise lines, but never on Carnival. We decided to take a ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
The Carnival Ecstasy & Her Crew Exceeded Our Expectations! by FlaMilkman

We just returned from a four day trip on the Carnival Ecstasy. My wife and I (mid 40’s) ... continue

Bahamas 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
Enjoyable time on the Carnival Ecstasy by brandon.checketts12

The Good:

-Extremely fast embarkation/debarkation. It took only 15 minutes to embark and ... continue

Bahamas 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Carnival Ecstasy by dralliw1985

So a few preliminaries- traveling myself and sweetness to celebrate 28 years of marital bliss. ... continue

Bahamas 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Carnival is going downhill very fast by quantumleapfl

First of all, let me share with the readers that I am a Carnival Platinum member. I have cruised ... continue

Bahamas 10/13 2.0 out of 5+
The Ecstasy, the spa, the room , the smelly Santa, and more by tm32561

We purchased Faster to the Fun and I must say that I feel it was worth it. We were on the ship ... continue

Bahamas 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Back from 5 Days on Carnival Ecstasy by wanderlust1026

Just got back from a great 5 day cruise on the Carnival Ecstasy. Just wanted to provide updates ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
5-day Ecstasy trip to Bahamas! 2 thumbs up! by dmtiern

Quickie review (sorry no pics) -

Cast of characters: Myself53 4th cruise, DD19 3rd ... continue

Bahamas 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Great Cruise But... by caseymorgan can't get there from here. Let me back up a bit. We just got off the Ecstasy and had a ... continue

Bahamas 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
Ecstasy Labor Day Weekend Cruise by Edsbow

As always the embarkation was easy and we were on the ship by 12:00pm. Our room was ready so we ... continue

Bahamas 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
OK, but not one of Carnival's best by disneyfans

5 day Bahamas with the family

... continue
Bahamas 08/13 3.0 out of 5+
Great Staff, Lame Ship by napasvr

Ecstasy is old and it shows. Staff are super friendly, but can't make up for inadequacies of ... continue

Bahamas 08/13 3.0 out of 5+
Just returned from the Ecstasy! by travelingteach95

I just returned from a 4 day Bahamas cruise on the Carnival Ecstasy. I was very pleased with the ... continue

Bahamas 08/13 5.0 out of 5+
One of the Best times Yet!! by sandbox8018

Carnival Ecstasy was great!!

... continue
Bahamas 08/13 5+ out of 5+
Great Weekend Cruise by Moony362003

My friend and I flew into Orlando Airport on the first flight the morning of our cruise. ... continue

Bahamas 08/13 4.0 out of 5+
Great anniversary cruise! by GAMOMOF3

This was our 28th anniversary and our 6th cruise

... continue
Bahamas 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
Quick Getaway by tinkr2

A nice inexpensive long weekend getaway

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Bahamas 07/13 3.0 out of 5+
Ecstasy Vacation 2013 by NewToCruising04

My husband and I took our very 1st cruise in June 2013 from Port Canaveral aboard the Carnival ... continue

Bahamas 07/13 5+ out of 5+
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