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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more
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Carnival Sunshine Cruise Reviews: 271

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Worst cruise ever by Homerp

This was our 7th cruise, usually went 5 days out of Jacksonville, but decided to upgrade to ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 1.0 out of 5+
Not bad....but not again! by sandegor

First off, my family won this cruise through an online travel planning site so we didn't have to ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Loved the Carnival Sunshine! by caribegirl61

I have sailed on a lot of Carnival ships and am a platinum member of the "VIFP" club on ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 5+ out of 5+
Is Carnival De-volving? by raesing711

We love cruising - we love Carnival. Every major vacation has been a Carnival cruise - including ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 2.0 out of 5+
What a great vacation by schugie

I have read so many reviews of the new Carnival Sunshine ship. I had an amazing time. I went ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 5+ out of 5+
Never Again!!!!! by mjparpmjp

If you like expensive drinks, poor food quality and very little customer service this ship is ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 2.0 out of 5+
LOVED the Sunshine! by TampaSue

We are a family of four (2 adults, ages 50+ and twin daughters, age 15) who thoroughly enjoyed ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 5+ out of 5+
The worst cruise in the 22 I have taken by caibella

I always liked to start with a positive..My cabin Steward was wonderful and the gentleman who ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 1.0 out of 5+
First Time Cruiser Unbiased Review by NathanLarm

After a week aboard the Sunshine, I have to say I'm pretty impressed and am likewise ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Loved the Sunshine! by ihc777

This was our third cruise this year and seventh on Carnival and one of the best ships yet! The ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Don't let the reviews scare you! by Septbabies02

If you are like me, you probably read some of these reviews and were scared to sail on the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 08/14 4.0 out of 5+
Great Sunshine Cruise by cookiejarvis

Sunshine Review: Sailed July 5 -12th

Precruise- Using on-line hotel site, bid $70 and ... continue

Western Caribbean 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
(Not so) Brief Recap Carnival Sunshine Eastern Caribbean Cruise by mtvcc

Friday July 11  Drove down, stayed overnight at the Hampton Inn Cocoa Beach/Cape Canaveral. ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Not as good as our past cruises on Carnival by escot383

We've cruised with Carnival a few times and have always said they had the best food. Until we ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Review by 1st time cruiser with 3 yo by fuzzbucket

*disclaimer *

This was my 1st ever cruise and it was a last minute decision, booked 4 ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
I loved the ship..... by Scottusc

After reading the reviews online, obviously I was a little hesitant, but I am so glad we didn't ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
THE NEW Sunshine??? by claudep

I hardly think that this ship should be advertised as NEW! However you could tell that a lot of ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fair by TinaR0226

This was my 12th Carnival cruise. We started this cruise with high expectations. However, I ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Awesome Getaway! by carlosandterrie

Background information:  My wife and I love to cruise as a means to celebrate our couple's ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Great family vacation by billys mom

We were a group of 10 people traveling on the Carnival Sunshine. 1 Suite, 1 balcony, 1 inside ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Talk about unhealthy! by bischo4

I always start with the positives:

Alchemy bar and staff were great and created lots of ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Lots of good things about it, but I won't go on this ship again. by GrandmaHofmann

There are many good things to say about this ship. Unfortunately, they are overshadowed by two ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Sunshine with A Few Clouds by regjr13

Carnival Cruise Lines (CCL) in my mind always gets most things right, especially on the larger, ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Major disappointment, renovations are a whole lot of nothing by Judy412

This was our 3rd cruise on Carnival (previous ships were the Paradise and Breeze). It was also ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 1.0 out of 5+
7/5 Carnival Sunshine by joshrach

The cruise was pretty good. I had read the many scary reviews about sewage smell, rude staff ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
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