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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: 265

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
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+
Pleased with the Sunshine by lgstovall

I read many reviews about the ship before sailing. I was a bit concerned about some things, ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Very First Cruise! by Makaiisa

I had my very first cruise experience aboard the Carnival Sunshine this past June. I had a ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Had an excellent trip. by Nicky4153

This was our second Carnival cruise, the first one was in 2010. This ship has been completely ... continue

Western Caribbean 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Good Cruise, but a few issues by scoutsaj

The Sunshine itself.  The ships 2.0 upgrades are great, and I feel will help improve the ... continue

Western Caribbean 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Will not go on this ship again by magskye

We have just returned from a cruise on the Carnival Sunshine. This is the most cumbersome ship ... continue

Western Caribbean 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Carnival Sunshine: A Mediocre Fun Ship by White Rabbit Wonderland

We arrived to find embarkation was indeed a breeze. Even taxi service to the port was simple ... continue

Southern Caribbean 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
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