Beautiful Christmas Cruise: Carnival Magic Cruise Review by oceansedge
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Beautiful Christmas Cruise
Destination: Western Caribbean
We don't understand why Carnival is afraid to enforce their dress policy, however. Why publish Cruise Elegant guidelines if you're going to allow a guy in a baseball cap and a guy in shorts to dine in the Northern Lights on Cruise Elegant nights? This is just disrespectful to the other guests.
Also, we did not understand why unaccompanied children were allowed to sit at the bar in the Red Frog Pub, then hop from table to table. The ship provides plenty of kid's spaces, so why are they allowed in the bar without parents? The bartender informed us he did not want to offend them by asking them to leave.
The food in the Prime Steakhouse was excellent, although the portions were overwhelming! Service was fantastic! Can't say the same for the food or the service in the More Northern Lights, though. In fact, the last night of our cruise, the food was so bad that no one at our table even ate it!
Overall, we'll stick to the smaller cruise lines from now on. Having said that, we still would not have missed this opportunity to sail on such a beautiful ship! Less
Cabin review: 4S12024 Spa Interior
Great spa cabin. Balcony was very private. Maybe we just had quiet neighbors, but the noise was minimal. All the amenities were there.Read All Spa Interior (4S) Reviews >>
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