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Carnival Sunshine is not a new ship; it's a completely refurbished 17-year-old ship -- formerly Carnival Destiny -- with an array of new features that include bars, restaurants and entertainment venues, 182 ...
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332 Carnival Sunshine Cruise Reviews

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11/14
The redesign of this ship to allow more cabins seriously hindered the entertainment, pools and deck areas. If you are ... Read more
Sunshine Jakestur
10/14
We just got back from an 8 night cruise on the Carnival Sunshine. The entertainment staff was amazing, Calvyn was our ... Read more
Sunshine below par jmcathome
10/14
Started with a drive to Port Canaveral and stay at Comfort Inn with their park and cruise package. Going was easy on ... Read more
Just returned Sunday the 12th of Oct. from a great cruise with great friends on the Sunshine. Our second time out on ... Read more
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10/14
October 4th, First Day Onboard. We arrived at the cruise terminal for the Carnival Sunshine right at 9:45 AM. There ... Read more

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10/14
Carnival Sunshine Oct 4-12  Southern Caribbean: Aruba, Curacao and Grand Turk Background: We pick a cruise based ... Read more
10/14
My husband and I decided to take our anniversary cruise in August when my Mom, (who has Alzheimer's) is usually ... Read more
We just returned from a seven day cruise on the sunshine to the Western Caribbean on October 4, 2014. We were looking ... Read more
I went aboard with an open mind, and I am glad that we did First the serenity deck: It is beautiful, but it did seem ... Read more
1st cruise c. roberts
10/14
I just returned from the carnival sunshine cruise Oct. 4, 2014. This was my first cruise and I must say I had a great ... Read more

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Destiny Is Ruined stupidusrname
10/14
Embarkation was great, but we're Platinum so no waiting. Dining room food was awful, raw meat loaf one night and most ... Read more
My family just returned from a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise on the Sunshine (9/27-10/4), it was a GREAT trip! Like ... Read more
Wonderful TIme KattyPoo
10/14
We left on Friday 19th to head to Port Canaveral Florida where we booked at the Radisson which I enjoy ever time we ... Read more
10/14
We went on the new CCL Sunshine in March of 2014 out of New Orleans. We were only like the 3rd cruise from NOLA on the ... Read more
40th Anniversary Cruise Cuban Cruisers
09/14
After reading many of the poor reviews before we cruised we were a bit nervous. We had previously cruised on this ship ... Read more

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We typically cruise on the Fantasy class, which although older & smaller, are definitely laid out better! The ... Read more
09/14
Let me first start by saying for the past 8 years I have done a cruise a year and our only experience with Carnival ... Read more
We booked this cruise because we saw the "documentary" on the Destiny's renovation into the Sunshine last year while on ... Read more
09/14
We loved the Sunshine! Embarkation: Port Canaveral is a great port to sail from. The embarkation/disembarkation ... Read more
Carnival Sunshine – 8 Day Cruise – September 5h to 13th,2014 Cloud 9 Spa Cabin 12015 PORTS: Grand Turk, ... Read more

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AMAZING!!! battlebeast
09/14
I have never been on a cruise before, so I didn't know what to expect. All I knew was what friends and family told me. ... Read more
Good vacation McGigi
09/14
I wasn't crazy about the ship. I didn't care for the pools - kind of tiny and only 2. I got stuck in an elevator when ... Read more
09/14
We were a family of 4 that traveled on the sunshine I will start out with the good things first... The cruise director ... Read more
09/14
I had a horrible experience dealing with Carnival just prior to going on this cruise. Since it was too late to get our ... Read more
09/14
Carnival Sunshine had many problems during our sail time.......Here is the list. CONS.... *Marketplace very hot, was ... Read more

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