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4.0 Editor's Rating
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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591 Carnival Sunshine Cruise Reviews

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mkwilson33@gmail.com
1 Review
Member Since 2014
First of all let me say that even though I gave this a 3 out of 5, I am under the belief that a cruise, much like ... Read more
JamieInWyoming
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This review would be entirely different if my husband wrote it. This was his first cruise, and my 7th or 8th. He had ... Read more
observer2013
4 Reviews
Member Since 2013
77 Forum Posts
SUNSHINE: MAINTENANCE PROBLEMS EVERYWHERE! I call the Sunshine the “broke, broke” ship because its ... Read more
CammieO
1 Review
Member Since 2015
34 Forum Posts
From October 18th to the 23rd I sailed on the Carnival Sunshine. I have sailed with Norwegian and Royal Caribbean in ... Read more
cincinnati_born
4 Reviews
Member Since 2011
24 Forum Posts
We sailed on the Carnival Sunshine leaving on October 10, 2015. We had heard great things about the ship, some were ... Read more

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BiscayneBay460
1 Review
Member Since 2013
37 Forum Posts
Drove down to Cocoa Beach day before, stayed at Best Western. Room was ok, clean, good breakfast. Within 5 minutes of ... Read more
lois_hall
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We are experienced cruisers in our 60's & Carnival is usually not our first choice for cruising. Having said that, ... Read more
travelinggypsy
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
11 Forum Posts
Let me start off by saying we had a great trip even though some things we were not happy with. Lets start with the ... Read more
jdrgilbert@yahoo.com
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We just returned from our diverted trip to puerto rico, st. Thomas and grand turk. The destination changed from bermuda ... Read more
Love Me A Cruise
1 Review
Member Since 2015
You can't make a silk purse out of a sows ear. We were so excited by the hype about the renovation of the Desiny to ... Read more

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floridacoaster
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The night before we departed I noted online they were still selling cabins. When we checked in I was surprised that ... Read more
Fugatekarebear
1 Review
Member Since 2015
First off we were to sail to Bermuda. Hurricane Jaequan came therefore the ship was to sail to San Juan St Thomas and ... Read more
mamawsnest
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
615 Forum Posts
We selected this cruise for the ports. The only one we had visited was Grand Turk. There were 4 of us-myself, my ... Read more
coolcruiser
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Coming into this cruise, we had high hopes considering Carnival poured so much money into redoing the Destiny. ... Read more
goldenrule33
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The best part of the cruise was the getting on and getting off the ship, it was a real smooth operation. They have it ... Read more

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moondog73
2 Reviews
Member Since 2010
26 Forum Posts
Arrival & Embarkation: After driving 13.5 hours from Kentucky, my wife and I arrived at the Radission Port ... Read more
caveman75
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The entertainment staff (Fun Squad) was awesome. C-Luv (Christopher Loveland) was the director and did an awesome job ... Read more
mrsshoper
2 Reviews
Member Since 2009
Let me preface this by saying that we have taken SEVERAL cruises. We've been on bigger ships (Dream) to smaller ships ... Read more
chatdad
6 Reviews
Member Since 2001
199 Forum Posts
Selected this cruise (8 day Southern - Aruba, Curacao and back to Grand Turk) not for the islands but for the sea days. ... Read more
Savannah Lady
1 Review
Member Since 2013
1 Forum Post
I have sailed on many cruises and find this ship, at best, average. I wish I could say it was great, however, with the ... Read more

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dst
2 Reviews
Member Since 2004
10,163 Forum Posts
We decided to try the sunshine as curiosity to see the changes since the Destiny, we were skeptical due to the many ... Read more
robinrinderle
1 Review
Member Since 2015
So not let negative reviews influence you. My family of 4 have been on Carnival cruises the last 6 years--loved ... Read more
bruzer the cruzer
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The Carnival Sunshine, although built in 1996, looks and acts like a brand new ship with it's $155,000,000 extreme ... Read more
peachy56
1 Review
Member Since 2015
9/15
We have been on 7 cruises - some were Carnival and some were other cruise lines. Overall, I was disappointed with our ... Read more
binwinbinwin
2 Reviews
Member Since 2008
86 Forum Posts
I literally spent months worrying about Carnival Sunshine after reading so many negative reviews (it's the lowest rated ... Read more

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