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3.5 Editor's Rating
A flurry of new ship launches for Carnival Cruise Lines over the past few years has overshadowed one of the fleet's more venerable vessels, Carnival Fascination, which debuted in 1994. In January 2010, the ...
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636 Carnival Fascination Cruise Reviews

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02/14
Hello Everyone and thank you for viewing this review of the Carnival Fascination. This was my 10th cruise overall and ... Read more
Amazing Ship! cruiselove69
02/14
Just got back from my first "real" cruise on the Carnival Fascination out of Jacksonville to Nassau and Little Stirrup ... Read more
Great Value bobpattiw
01/14
This was my 7th cruise on the Fascination. It is a better value that just to go to the beach or anywhere. This cruise ... Read more
This was the second time we cruised on the Fascination(1st time July 2012). We loved it the first time and was such a ... Read more
This was our 3rd time in 4 years on the Fascination out of Jacksonville and our 5 cruise out of Jacksonville. This was ... Read more

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I thought after Carnivals issues the past couple of years they would be sensative about mechanical problems on board ... Read more
01/14
Embarkation was slow but tolerable. My sister and I were in a small inside cabin with **'surprise'** bunk beds. We are ... Read more
01/14
EMBARKATION: easy with RTF. OV room nice -Steward good. Weather: stank. I usually get a balcony room but glad I got ... Read more
My wife and I boarded ate due the late arrival of the ship. After a brief delay going through security because I had a ... Read more
I have sailed on several cruises over the years with Disney, Royal Caribbean, Holland America & Celebrity. This was ... Read more

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Carnival Fascination Ok jaxcruiser1961
01/14
I've been on the Fascination MANY times because it's only minutes away from my house in Jacksonville, Fl. The Good ... Read more
This was my fourth cruise with Carnival. We alternate cruises with Carnival and Royal Caribbean. We typically do at ... Read more
This was my first cruise, but the 6th for my wife. Overall, we both enjoyed ourselves and would give the cruise a good ... Read more
The cruise started a little rough. The Jacksonville Port was closed due to heavy fog. No fault here towards the cruise ... Read more
We are actually awaiting disembarkation. The last few carnival cruises have steadily gotten worse. The dining room ... Read more

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We were planning on parking through a cheaper location but my husband liked the idea that we pay to walk right back out ... Read more
Never again. SC0128
12/13
Having sailed twice before on Carnival, I was extremely disappointed this time. I received a 'special offer' and ... Read more
11/13
Debarkation at Jacksonville is very easy. Shore porters are plentiful. Plenty of direction as to where to enter. ... Read more
This was the first cruise for my party. We were checked in quickly and entered our home for 5 days. I was a little ... Read more
Horrible Cruise crashman111
11/13
I just wanted to let anyone thinking about taking a cruise or anyone who is setting sail with carnival a few things ... Read more

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This was our sixth Carnival cruise, the third on the Fascination. We are a couple in our early 60's who live in the ... Read more
The easiest way to breakdown our experience is to tell you the Great, Not-the-Same-but-Understandable, and the Bad. ... Read more
My wife and I decided on this particular cruise specifically because its home port is a 12 minute drive from our home. ... Read more
My wife and I decided on this particular cruise specifically because its home port is a 12 minute drive from our home. ... Read more
11/13
Our cruise was for five nights and stopped in Nassau and Little Stirrup Cay with three days at sea. We have been on a ... Read more

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