Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox

Carnival Conquest Cruise Review by sandersn

Home > Reviews > Member Reviews > Carnival Conquest Cruise Review by sandersn
Carnival Conquest
Carnival Conquest
Member Name: sandersn
Cruise Date: April 2009
Embarkation: Galveston
Destination: Western Caribbean
Cabin Category: 8e
Cabin Number: 1060
Booking Method: Internet Agency
See More About: Carnival Conquest Cruise Reviews | Western Caribbean Cruise Reviews | Carnival Cruise Deals
Member Rating   4.0 out of 5+
Dining 5.0
Public Rooms 5.0
Cabins 5.0
Entertainment 4.0
Spa & Fitness 4.0
Family & Children Not Rated
Shore Excursions 3.0
Embarkation 2.0
Service 5.0
Value-for-Money 5.0
Rates 4.0
Write a cruise review!

Show the Lowest Price
Departure Month
Please select at least one vendor.
Expedia
Travelocity.com
American Discount Cruises
Carnival.com
Onboard.com
CheapCruises.com
Cruise.com
Priceline.com
Sponsored Links:

red arrow


Ship Facts: Carnival Conquest Review (by Cruise Critic!) | Carnival Conquest Deck Plans
Great Value for the Money
We really enjoyed our cruise. The ship was very clean and the staff extremely friendly and attentive. The food was wonderful. We typically ate in the dining rooms and found the food first rate. The warm chocolate melting cake was out of this world. We did eat that the buffet a few times and, well, it was buffet food.

There were plenty of activities. We went to a show or two but the highlight was the deck party. There were literally thousands of us on the deck partying. The staff really make it fun.

Our room was always clean and we absolutely loved having the balcony. It was a first for us and I would never cruise again without one. We left our door open at night and it felt and sounded like we were sleeping in an oceanfront condo with the waves crashing. The bed was SO comfortable that it was almost unbelievable. We were on deck ten which was great - only something like 50 cabins on the deck and it's opposite the pool deck. At first I was worried about noise but we never really heard a thing, and it was nice being so close to the pool deck for running back and forth to the room. The kids program was very good and my daughter wanted to be there all the time! activities for the 11-14 y/o group were a little lacking but hey, they're so moody at that age, how can you satisfy them.

Debarkation went very smooth. Use the luggage pick-up the night before, it's totally worth it if you have kids. We were off the ship and had our luggage by 9:30. Check-in? Well, be prepared to wait. They went as fast as they could but with 3,000 plus people and only two hours to check in.....we stood in lines for close to an hour. Make good use of it and meet your fellow cruisers!

Bottom line, we love Carnival and will cruise with them again.


Publication Date: 04/16/09
Read the Western Caribbean ports review by sandersn
More Carnival Conquest Cruise Reviews

Read the previous Carnival Conquest review Read the next Carnival Conquest review

Like This Review?



Register for a Meet & Mingle!
More Western Caribbean Cruise Reviews
Cruise Critic's Carnival Conquest Review
Carnival Cruise Deals
Carnival Message Board
Write a cruise review!
About UsAdvertisingEditorial DisclaimerPress
PrivacySite MapStoreSubscribe
X

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.

We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.