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As the parade of new ships continues and major cruise lines construct increasingly grandiose vessels each year, there is the tendency to neglect attractive ships that are not among the most recent to enter the ...
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656 Carnival Elation Cruise Reviews

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05/14
Went on a cruise to celebrate my 21st birthday and had a good time for the most part. The Elation was a nice ship, ... Read more
Mom's Day Cruise QUEENIE45
05/14
Our cruise began with an incredibly easy embarkation. This was my 14 cruise with Carnival and we are platinum so we ... Read more
Embarkation was a fairly easy process. The lines were neither long or difficult. Once inside, we only waited 10 minutes ... Read more
This was my third cruise with Carnival and it was OK; a bit above average ... but that is all. We were really needing ... Read more
Embarkation Day was Monday, Apr. 28th. We had spotty sprinkles throughout the day but cleared by the time we were ready ... Read more

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05/14
We just got off the cruise ship Elation out of New Orleans and I must start by saying this, What the hell were they ... Read more
Awesome Cruise!! AlamatEeneR
04/14
I cruised with my 7 year old daughter and my husband. We had a blast! We drove to Port Canaveral from Mississippi, and ... Read more
04/14
This was our 11th cruise and 2nd on Carnival. The first time we had taken 24 family members on a 5 day cruise on the ... Read more
My husband and I needed to escape the long, cold Chicago winter, so we decided to cruise on Elation in late March. ... Read more
3 1/2 stars mdcatlett
04/14
Be prepared to sail on the Mississippi River for 6 hours. I will say, I was a little concerned about the weather. But ... Read more

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04/14
Hello there! I really liked the Elation.my soon and I live in Europe and were visiting family in Louisiana who invited ... Read more
04/14
This was our 7th cruise on the Elation, so needless to say, we must enjoy it to keep coming back. We purchased Faster ... Read more
04/14
I wasn't sure what this cruise would be like since it was during spring break, but there were more families on board ... Read more
04/14
I have read many bad reviews for this ship for which I am unsure why. For this cruise it was my husband, daughter ... Read more
A Wonderful Time! thenewestrant
03/14
This was my first cruise and it was awesome! My girlfriend (who became my fiance during the trip, and whom this was the ... Read more

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Pretty Good! CorrieC
03/14
We knew we wanted to do the 5-day trip to Progresso and Cozumel, and we were torn between taking the Trimuph out of ... Read more
Just returned from our Carnival Cruise. You know all those complaints about Carnival food? Well, it turns out people ... Read more
03/14
The cruise started with me driving from the Nashville area to the boot heel of Missouri to pick up my parents. I left ... Read more
03/14
My family (3 kids and parents) and I just returned from our cruise - we had a great time. I was a little nervous ... Read more
Relaxing Week GBC6267
03/14
Was a great relaxing week, starting off with arriving in New Orleans the day before the cruise. We stayed at the Omni ... Read more

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Absolutely amazing! razorback39
02/14
My girlfriend and I just got back from our 5 day cruise aboard the Elation and we were very pleased. We booked around ... Read more
Cruising on the Elation was a nice way to start our Wisconsin winter escape. We have been on several Royal Caribbean ... Read more
I must say after reading all the negative comments I was afraid of what I might experience on my Western Caribbean ... Read more
We started out with a group of six middle aged fok(50-63), heading down to New Orleans on the Megabus. An inexpensive ... Read more
Just ok felinefreak
02/14
The embarkation was smooth and organized. Our room was mid-ship with a fake window, not sure what the purpose of a ... Read more

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