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Fun, but terrible food

Review for Carnival Paradise to Caribbean - Western

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Showtune
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

Choose as an easy, kid-free, romantic getaway to celebrate a milestone birthday. Embarkation and debarkation at the Port of Tampa is a breeze, although walking directions from the garage to the ship are misleading. Our cabin (deck 4 oceanview) was perfect for 2 people for a 4 night cruise, very clean and cabin attendant was wonderful. Shower curtain is awful as expected. The stateroom fridge was ...
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Sail Date: August 2022


Not the same as 5 years ago

Review for Carnival Paradise to Caribbean - Western

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Timmyrayofnc
6-10 Cruises • Age 30s

I have been on many ships with carnival cruise line and this was my worst experience ever. This cruise line has changed quickly. I am very disappointed in carnival cruise line. The refrigerator didnt work in the cabin. The quality of the food has extremely dropped. Also the portion sizes were so small. People was ordering 2 or 3 entrees just to try out to see if they would like it. I noticed ...
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Sail Date: August 2022


Cozumel=Progresso Family Vacation Disappointment

Review for Carnival Breeze to Caribbean - Western

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somenewnctv.
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Traveled as a Family with older children. 24, 21, 18, and 15 I would not recommend families with small children. There are not enough activities for younger children. There were too many people and not enough staff in the right places. There was little organization in the embarking and disembarking at ports and activities for the number of people on the ship. The crew did not appear happy to ...
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Sail Date: August 2022

Traveled with children


Pleasantly surprised by Carnival Panorama

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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mgrieger
6-10 Cruises • Age 2020s

We sailed on Panorama July 30 – August 6. Our cruise background: Family of 4 (2 sons), aged 50, 47, 14, 12. As a family, this is our 5th cruise (with 5 others prior to kids). First Carnival cruise since our first, 20 years ago; we’ve also cruised MSC, NCL, RC, Disney – all Caribbean cruises. We had an overall excellent time on the Panorama. We enjoyed the variety of activities, food and drinks, ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Not Friendly for the Whole Family

Review for Carnival Breeze to Caribbean - Western

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Stpauly
First Time Cruiser • Age 30s

I chose this cruise for the value it provided at the time. It was a decent price for all that was supposed to be included. However, once boarding, that value vanished. My party included my wife (32) and daughter (2) and I (31). All three of us hated it. First, our room was little more than a closet with a Queen Sized King bed which was supposed to be enough space four four people they ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Traveled with children


Booze Cruise

Review for Carnival Radiance to Mexican Riviera

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Pris1
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

First time cruiser. Traveled with sister and adult married cousins. All in our 40's and 50's. Not at all impressed. The rooms seemed old. Odd smell coming from tolet upon arrival. There was a large amount of kids and 20 something year olds on ship. Lots of very drunk people everywhere. Felt very much like like a Walmart with an all you can drink bar. Too many kids in the hot tub to enjoy. ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


The kids are hooked on cruising

Review for Carnival Dream to Caribbean - Western

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vkohout
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

My husband and I had cruised once before on carnival. We wanted to try cruising with our boys 17 and 13 to see if they liked it with the goal of doing a European cruise next summer. This cruise I booked prior to covid and have rebooked and rescheduled many times. The food and service is exceeded expectations. We ate breakfast and dinner in the dining room all but a couple of times. There were ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


Cash was stolen from our safe

Review for Carnival Mardi Gras to Caribbean - Western

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Buckeye fans
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this as a family cruise--grandparents, parents, and three teen girls. Our experience was greatly overshadowed by having all of our cash (a substantial amount all in 20 dollar bills so quite visual and evident) stolen from our locked safe. It happened between the first and third day of the cruise. When I opened the safe on the third day, our passports, vaccination cards, and car keys ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


1st time on cruise, excellent

Review for Carnival Ecstasy to Caribbean - Western

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Dollie13
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

I was invited on this cruise by family it was my 1st time & I loved it. I would hear people say how small ship was but to me was huge!! The check in process was very smooth, the food was delicious, the best coffee I've ever had. The entertainment was so great. I had so much fun!! Every employee I came in contact with couldn't do enough to make sure I had everything I needed. The energy that ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


What happen to the continuous Schedule of events?

Review for Carnival Radiance to Mexican Riviera

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jefflintucker
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

The beginning of the planning was soon to be misrepresented by customer service when we called to complete the reservation. The lady on the phone promised to keep our family rooms very close, since we have first time customers from outside the US. When we arrived we noticed that our rooms were on separate floors and on separate ends of the ship. (Major issue) Go back the Carnival of the old with ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Interior


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