Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

Carnival Splendor Cruise Review by glfr72: 2nd Time on Splendor

Carnival Splendor 5
Member Since 2009
13 Forum Posts

Overall Member Rating

2nd Time on Splendor

Sail Date: September 2011
Destination: Mexican Riviera
Embarkation: Los Angeles

Our 2nd time on the Splendor and definitely did not run out of things to do or good food to eat. I love the layout of the ship, its very easy to get around, there were 3 of us in a balcony room and we had plenty of space - closet space was perfect and even the bathroom was big enough.

The crew is fantastic - out waiter Luna and "state room expert" Oliver were helpful, prompt on every request and even anticipated some of our needs. Even the random crew we met and talked to were helpful, outgoing and just all around nice people. Thanks to all of you that we spoke to and made the trip wonderful.

The top 3 things on the ship:

Aft-bar/pool area just for hanging around and talking to people

Regular dinning room - (except for the 1st formal night see below) -TRY THE SOUP EVERY TIME....

Sushi was excellent and the drinks are perfect

Top 3 things I would improve:

Cabin 8232 - bed needs to be replaced....mattress sags

Food More on 1st formal night was bland...lobster was bland and steak was bland.

I would have loved to have a drink card - for alcoholic drinks

Like I said we will be going again, we had tons of fun. Less

Published 09/13/11

0 Helpful Votes

Read more Carnival Splendor cruise reviews >>
Read Cruise Critic's Carnival Splendor Review >>

Compare Prices on Carnival Splendor Mexican Riviera Cruises

Cabin review: 8C88232 Balcony

great view, perfect location on the ship once you learn the layout

Read All Balcony (8C) Reviews >>
Member Since 2009
13 Forum Posts
Enrichment Activities
Family & Children
Fitness & Recreation
Public Rooms
Shore Excursions
Value for Money
Skip X

See Carnival Splendor deals up to 82% off:

July Deals
Carnival Splendor 68% Loved It

6 Night Western Caribbean Cruise
See all Carnival Splendor Deals >>

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add 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.