Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox

Carnival Elation Cruises

Home > Cruise Reviews > Carnival Elation Cruise Reviews
Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating
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 ... read more
Overview | Cabins | Dining | Activities | Family | Itineraries | Deck Plans | More Reviews

Carnival Elation Cruise Reviews: 641

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Mom and Dad cruise. by sublarry

The cruise started with me driving from the Nashville area to the boot heel of Missouri to pick ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Great time with the Family by JimSerena

My family (3 kids and parents) and I just returned from our cruise - we had a great ... continue

Western Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Relaxing Week by GBC6267

Was a great relaxing week, starting off with arriving in New Orleans the day before the cruise. ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Absolutely amazing! by razorback39

My girlfriend and I just got back from our 5 day cruise aboard the Elation and we were very ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
Great time on the Elation by LadySha

I must say after reading all the negative comments I was afraid of what I might experience on my ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Just ok by felinefreak

The embarkation was smooth and organized.

Our room was mid-ship with a fake window, not ... continue

Mexican Riviera 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
Nice escape from winter! by crmc

Cruising on the Elation was a nice way to start our Wisconsin winter escape. We have been on ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fulfilling a dream on the bucket list by marshhawk

We started out with a group of six middle aged fok(50-63), heading down to New Orleans on the ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
First time Cruise on Carnival Elation Cruise ship by adellson

My wife and I went on our first cruise ever on January 25 thru 30th on the Carnival Cruise Ship ... continue

Mexican Riviera 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
A really nice clean and well maintained ship with a great crew! by hatt60ftcc

i really had low expectations for this cruise because it was cheap and because it was ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Elation was so-so by whatever_90210

Sail date was 1/30 - 2/3. Embarkation was quite easy and convenient. Parked in the Erato Cruise ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 3.0 out of 5+
First time, older ship, good price by khill603

This was my 1st time on a cruise. I usually go to the all-inclusives in Mexico. I traveled solo ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
5 Night Cruise to Mexico by WhiteSoxLyss12

I booked this cruise for my boyfriend and me (26 & 22 years old). It was my second time ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
Midwinter cruise on Elation by graceebb

We scheduled a mid-winter cruise on Carnival Elation as a " practice cruise" for our big cruise ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
A Good Cruise for the Money by bgsnydermd

Pros

- Affordable

- Friendly Employees

- Cozumel Beach Buggy Excursion ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fun cruise for the money...but the food in main dining room is nothing by Lennie0119

This was our third cruise and we had a good time overall. But I think that this was due to the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Worst cruise I've experienced by davemlandry

It was smooth through embarkation on to the ship, then things started to go downhill. My family ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 2.0 out of 5+
Fair cruise for price by amio111

We have been on several other cruises and 1 other cruise line. We were looking for a cheap ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
Cozumel and Progresso by ronski53

I have been on about 10 to 12 cruises in my lifetime and have to say this was certainly the ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
Elation in January 2014 by wajowander2011

Had 17 of us go out of New Orleans on Jan 11th. 12 first-time cruisers. 9 of them flew to New ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Bring Your Wallet by patti370

We had a family reunion on the Elation bringing my two grandchildren, 5 and 8, their parents ... continue

Southern Caribbean 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
Elation For the New Year! by williamspia

I found the reviews to be so helpful, prior to my trip. So I decided to pass along my experience ... continue

Southern Caribbean 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Had a Great TIme by Jeffro1972

Hey everyone!! I just got home from the Elation 5 day cruise to Progreso and Cozumel. Sorry, I ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Elated by the Elation by BstnCruiser

Arrived in New Orleans the day before the cruise departed. Stayed at the Wyndham Riverfront ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Not very impressed..... by lakotabrett

This was our first attempt at trying Carnival, my husband and I have went Royal Caribbean twice ... continue

Western Caribbean 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
See reviews 1 - 25 See reviews 51 - 75


Find the Lowest Prices on Carnival Elation
Departure Month
Compare deals from top travel sites:
Please select at least one vendor.
Expedia
Travelocity.com
Carnival.com
Onboard.com
CheapCruises.com
Cruise.com
Priceline.com
American Discount Cruises
Each selected website will open a new window.
Read Cruise Critic's Carnival Elation review
Read more about Carnival Cruise Lines
Write a cruise review!

About UsAdvertisingEditorial DisclaimerPress
PrivacySite MapStoreSubscribe
X

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.

We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.