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Here is a screenshot of the listed open time for Guy's Burger Bar that they suddenly removed after I went back and forth with Guest Services and back and forth to Guy's Burger Bar when they stated on the app and Guest Services that they were open, but then was told by a crew member after waiting 10 minutes for him to address me that they were not open at that time.
Ministry of Magic (Atrium).
This is the entire buffet
Very small buffet for breakfast lunch and dinner
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What Happened to the Fun?

Review for Carnival Radiance to Mexican Riviera

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alfinky
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We haven't been on a cruise in 3 yrs and not a Carnival one in 5 yrs. We received a nice offer for a Suite cabin from the Players Club. Food: Guy's burger joint was very good. Two different dinner waiters were great. Casino: Dealers could use some help. Consider getting rid of your bonus bet on the craps table. 4 minutes between each roll was lame. Our cocktail server in the casino was ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Cabin Type: Ocean Suite


Carnival Did Not Meet Expectations and we got COVID

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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Razz21
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We selected this cruise for several reasons 1) Casino Rate $100 pp for the week, 2) Anniversary, 3) Did not have to fly and 4) NCL doesn't sail in the summer to Mexico. We are seasoned cruisers with 70 past cruises with various lines, we are Platinum with Carnival. Embarkation - Easy checking in to the ship. We arrived 40 minutes prior to our slotted time and quickly checked in. ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Traveled with children


Worst cruise ever!!

Review for Carnival Breeze to Caribbean - Western

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Guest Cruiser
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We just got back from sailing on the Carnival Breeze June 16th with our family of 5. The embarkation was great but that is the only positive thing about this cruise ship. The food was absolutely terrible. Pigs Anchor is only open from 11:30-1:30. Blue Iguana is only open 2 hours for breakfast and 2 hours for lunch. The food in the main dining room is already precooked so they just warm it up ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


. VERY disappointed. One and done with an awful smell (smells like a wet dog) which is being generous.

Review for Carnival Paradise to Caribbean - Western

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Terrimountford
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

The Paradise ship is very outdated, not ADA compliant in all areas and has an awful odor. (Smelled like wet dog or throw up). I was VERY disappointed! This was on my 82 yr old mom’s bucket list so you can imagine my dissatisfaction. The dinners each night were ok but nothing to brag about. Very small portions and seconds were not offered. The excursions are pricey and not anything special. ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Traveled with disabled person


No air conditioning

Review for Carnival Valor to Caribbean - Western

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TeresaY1977
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Just returned from 4 night cruise to Cozumel on the Valor from New Orleans. This was my 4th Carnival cruise. The 1st 3 were wonderful but I was very disappointed with this one. I’m a 45y/o woman traveling with 3 teenagers celebrating their high school graduation. My biggest complaint was the lack of air conditioning in our cabin. We were on the 8th deck with a balcony. We noticed the heat as ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


WORST Cruise Experience EVER!

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Western

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alb5028
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

This was my husband's first ever cruise and it was my 5th cruise. This was the worst cruise experience I have ever had and an absolutely terrible experience for my first time cruiser husband. Some of the items on this extensive list may be nitpicky to some, but as one thing after another went wrong or were well below expectations due to previous cruises with Carnival and other cruise lines, we ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


SHAME ON YOU CARNIVAL! WHERE WERE THE HEALTH PRECAUTIONS?

Review for Carnival Paradise to Caribbean - Western

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jbandmr
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

While the actual cruise was very good, i was apalled when i arrived at terminal 3 in tampa and saw the hundreds of passengers crowded into the terminal with no distance and about 1/3 (if that, and that included the staff) wearing masks and that was for the 11:00 am arrival time. How did that time frame be for all the people that were in the terminal? While i do realize that we now do not have ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Cabin Type: Junior Suite


This cruise geta a 12 out of 10 in my book!

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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OC SeaPA
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I was on one of the very first cruises on the Panorama in January 2020. It was such a totally amazing cruise I was afraid that this cruise would not measure up, especially since it was my DH last cruise. Also, I've been on other cruises since sailing restarted after the pandemic, and find that it is a different experience, although not a better one. Until this cruise... Being this was an ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Not what expected

Review for Carnival Paradise to Caribbean - Western

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Bucs2020
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We decided to go on this Cruise as a family ,nine of us went together, the ship was not what we expected there was not really much to do they did have some shows and things but for the most part while we were on the water it was boring they did offer a lot of food but the food in the dining room and in the buffet area honestly was kind of nasty some of it was good but a lot of it was not very good ...
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Sail Date: May 2022


BE WARNED - YOU WILL SPEND YOUR WHOLE CRUISE IN LINE FOR FOOD

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Western

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KYEventer1121
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

I normally would never take the time to go and complain about a cruise but I WISH someone would have warned me about the food situation on this boat. THERE ARE ONLY 2 BUFFET LINES FOR THE ENTIRE BOAT. Granted there are other venues but even these lines are just ABSURD. Twice we just settled on the pay for meals restaurants so we could ACTUALLY EAT. PS The Bonsai Sushi is REALLY GOOD AND WORTH ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Traveled with children


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