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Carnival Elation Cruise Reviews: 651

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
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+
Wonderful Family Vacation by BookieLang

My sisters and I decided to give my mom and dad an all expense paid cruise as their Christmas ... continue

Western Caribbean 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
The Worst Cruise I have ever been on by S21corbin

I have been on more than 10 cruises and several of them being Carnival Cruises. I have never had ... continue

Mexican Riviera 01/14 1.0 out of 5+
Fun for a Great Value by joymcgough

As a past guest, I regularly get emails from Carnival, but when I saw a four-night cruise out of ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Fun discount cruise by innola

This 5-day cruise is a nice inexpensive vacation, especially if you live in New Orleans. We had ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
There certainly is a difference in cruise lines, Carnival is definitel by Geewizz66

My wife and I have been on five cruises. This last cruise was with Carnival on their Elation ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
5 Day Western Caribbean from New Orleans, LA by dawsondrive

We took a 5 day cruise from New Orleans to Cozumel and Progreso Mexico. This is our 2nd cruise ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
Awesome! by ConnieJJ

Our Carnival Cruise for our 26th anniversary was out of New Orleans. This was the easiest port ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Horrible by Koutrodp

This was the worst Carnival cruise I have ever been on! The rooms are too small for 4 people. We ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 1.0 out of 5+
second time around by MexicoCruzinMomma

I sailed on the Elation for the second time October 19 2013. I was super excited to be back on ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Some good....some bad by tplaw

First the good-The ship was in very good condition and not nearly as worn as some reviewers have ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Nice First Cruise by 5745

This was my husband's and my first cruise.


Easy to get on and off the ... continue

Western Caribbean 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
Another wonderful Carnival cruise! by Publius1787

We had a great first time on the Elation. New Orleans is becoming our favorite cruise port; we ... continue

Western Caribbean 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Fall Break on the Elation by lhughes2

What can I say about the Elation? Well, I have a few things to say! Mostly good, some not so ... continue

Western Caribbean 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Extra Long Cruise....well worth the money! by kenandteri

This was our 5th cruise on a Fantasy Class ship on Carnival. We chose this cruise primarily ... continue

Western Caribbean 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Losing Interest by tjohns11

Sailed on the Elation on Sept.30. Our sixth cruise with carnival. Have to say that the ... continue

Western Caribbean 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
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