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4.5 Editor's Rating
With some intriguing innovations, inventive twists on old themes and a more refined look than any of its predecessors in the Carnival fleet, this 130,000-ton, 3,690-passenger behemoth debuted in May 2011 and ...
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582 Carnival Magic Cruise Reviews

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08/14
My husband and I were able to get away for a last minute vacation and had never cruised. I found a last minute Cruise ... Read more
Wonderful Vacation TeddyBear66
07/14
My husband and I decided to take our first cruise July 13, 2014 on the Magic. I researched as much as I could online ... Read more
DH and drove from Phoenix,AZ (22hrs) and got outside of Galveston at 3AM Sat/Sun exhausted for our much needed ... Read more
07/14
We sailed as a family of 6..me, hubby, boys-18, 15, 13 and my 72 yr old mom. We flew from Cali to Houston and then took ... Read more
The Magic has a great feel and gives you a lot of room to roam. I was disappointed that the layout was very similar to ... Read more

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07/14
My wife and I decided on a 7 day cruise out of Galveston on the Carnival Magic with port calls at Honduras, Belize, and ... Read more
I have two little boys age 8 and 2.5 so my cruising is all researched/reviewed with them in mind. We liked our cabin ... Read more
We went on the cruise that goes to Jamaica, Grand Caymans and Cozumel. This was our first time to sail Carnival. We ... Read more
Lots of Family Fun DallasCruiser61
07/14
Our group ranged from ages 5 to 73, and Carnival was perfect for us. There were lots of activities onboard that were ... Read more
07/14
We are a family of 6 (range from 11-52). This was our second cruise on the Magic. We did the Eastern Caribbean to the ... Read more

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Coach Coach66
06/14
This was our first cruise since we went on our honeymoon 25 years ago. Man have things changed!! So much more to do! ... Read more
Fun Trip, Nice Ship VacationsRme
06/14
My family of 7 cruise on the Carnival Magic on June 1, 2014. We were celebrating my daughter's High School Graduation. ... Read more
Been cruising with Carnival since 2003 and over the past few years I watched Carnival hit the skids, but still kept my ... Read more
Carnival Ruined My Life hiphopgirl2222
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06/14
Ever since I returned from my Carnival cruise on the Magic, all I can think about is when I can take my next Carnival ... Read more
This was my 5th cruise with Carnival. I think I love cruising because of the years I spent at summer camps as a child. ... Read more

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First off, let me say that the size of this ship is so large one finds out very quickly that there are massive lines ... Read more
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06/14
I will start by saying that I had no idea meeting the man that I'm about to marry on an embarkation in Cozumel! We ... Read more
My husband and I and our three year old son went on our first cruise in January. Overall, it was a wonderful ... Read more
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06/14
Took 21 year old granddaughter on her first cruise. Had an aft balcony on deck 7. Loved the cabin and the balcony. It ... Read more
We booked a balcony cabin for the Carnival Magic and a few weeks before our cruise we were offered an upgrade. The only ... Read more

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My wife and I have had experience on RC and Carnival and have compiled this review from our experiences from our last ... Read more
I will write about my complaints first, not many thought. We did find out about priority boarding until a week before ... Read more
Disappointed pearl2014
05/14
This was our family's first cruise. I read a lot of reviews here, they are all different. Half of the people like this ... Read more
I read a lot of reviews and did a lot of research before booking this cruise and I will say I was very satisfied and ... Read more
05/14
I took my first cruise in April 2014 onboard Carnival Magic out of Galveston. We went to Cozumel, Cayman and Montego ... Read more

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