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Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

21

Very Good

8

Average

2

Poor

8

Terrible

9

Cruise type

Family Cruises

152

Romantic Cruises

86

Entertainment Cruises

52

First-Time Cruisers

48

Senior Cruises

40

48 Bahamas Paradise Cruise Line First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


Ghollywood89 avatar

Ghollywood89

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME OR MONEY!!!

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I chose this cruise because I was looking for an inexpensive cruise option for first time cruise passengers as an Early Mother's Day gift for my mother and myself. Found the deal on Groupon for $249 for 2 with an ...
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Sail Date May 2019


murrayabdn avatar

murrayabdn

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

Rip off cruise line Grand Celebration.

Absolutely terrible value for money. You are not allowed to take any liquids on board, neither water, nor alcohol. This means you are forced into paying extortianate prices for any drink. Food was mediocre. I ...
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Sail Date June 2016


abarry06 avatar

abarry06

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Great for first timers

This was my first cruise and my boyfriend's second. I think this is great for first timers or short cruise seekers. If you are used to high end luxurious cruises then this may not suit you. If you can make a good ...
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Sail Date June 2016


Island Princess 2016 avatar

Island Princess 2016

1 Review Written

71 Helpful Votes

Truly Amazing Experience

I am not the type to write reviews, although I read them quite a bit before making a final decision. i just got back from this cruise yesterday with my husband. We were celebrating our honeymoon and it was our ...
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Sail Date March 2016


Trapper25 avatar

Trapper25

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Terrible Cruise and Unorganized

Took my fiancé to get married, thought this would be the perfect cruise for her first time, out of the states. It was terrible, highly over priced and unorganized people, the drink machines were either broke or ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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OB-bayles

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Wow says it all.

I actually wish there was a better way to describe my recent experience on your cruise ship, but WOW, is the closest I can get. Let me start at the beginning. I've been wanting to take my wife on a cruise for ...
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Sail Date February 2016


BridgetLogs avatar

BridgetLogs

1 Review Written

34 Helpful Votes

Terrible Experience

This was the only cruise I have ever been on. Everything was mess. We were told that we could check in at 10am, board the ship at noon, rooms at 2pm and that our luggage would be waiting for us in our rooms. ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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ashksor

1 Review Written

40 Helpful Votes

First Timer

When booking this cruise, a friend and I decided on a whim to go for it. We found it on groupon for a very low price and had never been on a cruise before. We didn't even bother to check reviews until the next day. ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Bahamamommy5

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise Ever!

I was very impressed with how smooth the entire process from beginning to end went. This was my first cruise in my life and I have always heard coworkers talk about other cruise lines some with good comments and ...
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Sail Date January 2016


gdenicolai avatar

gdenicolai

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Look out for the best price

We are a mature couple living in Miami Beach. We booked this two nights cruise on the Gran Celebration to Bahamas in Bayside by South Florida Travel& tours. We paid 700$ while later realizing that booking directly ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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FortheBooty

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Put your ship where your mouth is.

I recently moved to Florida and figured there isn't a better time to do a cruise than now. It was a birthday gift for my girlfriend. Her life has been severely lacking dolphins and island accents. This was the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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FirefighterMedic

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A surprisingly decent experience considering the cost

LONG in-depth review We're newbies - never have been cruising, and wanted to go on a high end Alaskan cruise next year before retirement - problem is, we've never been on a cruise ship. We had a friend do the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


PATN001 avatar

PATN001

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A Great Cruise at a Great Price

The Grand Celebration made for a great short cruise. The staff were incredibly friendly and eager to assist no matter the time of day or location. I work in customer service and can honestly say that I was impressed ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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vgnshallu

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grand Celebration, Excellent Cruise!

My husband and I were celebrating our 9th year anniversary and we had a great time in Grand Celebration Cruise ship. The employees were very polite and helpful from beginning to the end of the cruise. The cabin was ...
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Sail Date November 2015


reaudan avatar

reaudan

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not at all handicap accessible if you are moderately or severely disabled.

What should of be a very Fantastic Vacation turned out to be the Cruise from hell... First off I called before ever purchasing my Package to make sure it would be handicapped accessible I told each party . ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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lovetosail39

1 Review Written

Fabulous Time on the Ocean

We recently took a cruise on the Grand Celebration and had a fabulous time. The people at check in were so friendly and almost everyone we met had a smile and helpful information. We upgraded to a balcony suite ...
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Sail Date November 2015


charadon avatar

charadon

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great first cruise!

My husband and I decided to try this cruise as an introduction to cruising. We read reviews and understood that this was an older boat and did not have all of the bells and whistles of some of the newer ships. We ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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OcBabe78

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worst Experience Ever!

The WORST experience EVER!!! The hidden fees are outrageous. The entertainment line up is a joke!!! The excursions are overpriced AND totally overrated by their staff. If you are LGBT, this ship is NOT ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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FlaGirlnGaWorld

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Time

This was my first cruise and I had a awesome time. I purchased the cruise from Groupon and wasn't sure what to expect since I only paid 99$ plus 64 for the taxes and room service (they kept the room clean) I even ...
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Sail Date November 2015


Sam4short avatar

Sam4short

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute of it!!!!

We took this cruise to and from Freeport... We were on the 11th floor, Marius and two other gentleman looked after all our needs boarding, leaving and in between.... the entertainment was good/great, geared more ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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saheli

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Bahama Cruise

This was our first cruise with some friends. We had an excellent time on board with exemplary service and delicious food. All crew members were more than willing to accommodate your every need and seemed genuinely ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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jquazza

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Outdated, Small, and Boring

I won this 3 day, 2 night cruise while on vacation in Las Vegas last year - so I can't complain too much because it was "free." First off, I should've known it was going to be outdated because the website barely ...
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Sail Date October 2015


chenson61 avatar

chenson61

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

You get what you pay for, I guess.

Recently I boarded the grand celebration, Bahama paradise cruise line. From the moment we valet parked customer service was awful. The staff employed by this cruise line treated every customer as if they had taken ...
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Sail Date October 2015


jrLyles avatar

jrLyles

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Good Time

My wife and i left on Oct 11 returning on the 13 of oct. sure it was a short trip but over all it was a very good time. From the time we boarded the ship we were treated very well no long lines like some other ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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nuyrequalznume09

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice for a Weekend Getaway and the Price

I read soooo many reviews prior to booking and I was def on edge upon arriving but I must say I DID NOT ENCOUNTER half of the disasters i read. We traveled on a Saturday and came back Monday. Port of Palm Beach ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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