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309 Caribbean Carnival Horizon Caribbean Cruise Reviews


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Flacruzr

1 Review Written

Disappointed

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Just got back last Sunday from an 8 day trip on the Horizon (3/15). I have cruised on 35+ cruises and this was my least favorite. Embarkation was a breeze and there was no wait. We ate in the dining room 6 ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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pambecause

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Relaxing

When getting to port embarkation went smoothly. Cabin was in the family harbour inside was concerned that there would be noise from children but this was a comp room so just happy to be on cruise, the noise was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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BABYJOSIE98

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful week in the Southern Caribbean!

We had a fantastic week on the Carnival Horizon! This was my 27th cruise and have been on Carnival, Royal, Disney and NCL. I really love the layout of the new Carnival ships. So open and beautiful! We really ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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jmcathome

14 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Horizon Southern Caribbean

Choice this cruise as a group trip to try a new ship. Ship was fine but not too my liking. Plenty to do . Went to Ft. Lauderdale on Friday night . Drove to Miami on Sat morning and parked at Safe Cruise parking ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Cowgomooo

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great family value!

ROOM - We had Stateroom 2450 in the Family Harbor section. We traveled with 2 adults and 3 kids. We could all fit nicely in the room. While a little crowded, I was surprised at how well we managed. Two beds drop ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Canucksfan653

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Carnival Horizon Feb 2020

Embarkation: Embarkation was a breeze we did not have any priority embarkation and from arrival to port till the time we got on the ship was only about 30 min at 1pm in the afternoon which I would presume to be one ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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mjarvis1485

1 Review Written

Carnival Horizon Feb 2020

Airport Transfers - We began by utilizing an airport to cruise port (Fort Lauderdale to Miami Cruise port) for the first time and we are so very happy we did - Jiffy Jeff. The driver(s) and vehicle were great! ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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chillycruise

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Cruise on one of Carnival's largest ships!

My wife and I decided to finally go on one of Carnival's newest ships and we loved it. We never felt like we were with 4,000 other cruisers. The layout of the ship makes it very accessible and easy to get around. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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jclives

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Buffet was mediocre. Desserts horrible. Staff was great

The ship is nice and the staff very friendly and helpful. Loved the sky ride. There was a worker named Milos who made our cruise more enjoyable. The rooms are nice as well. However the food on the buffet was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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joAnaM

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Horrible stench and flooded suite

We were excited to sail on one of Carnival's newest ships but the maintenance issues and poor guest service left us extremely disappointed. First, we paid the additional fee for priority boarding. When we arrived ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Majesticsky

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A Modern Ship.....missing elegance

This was our 7th carnival cruise. Embarksion PRO: was smooth and quick. Headed up to the lido deck for lunch at Guys Burger until 1:30 when we had access to our cabin. CON: employees scanning were ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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aubrey08

2 Reviews Written

Enjoyable and memorable cruise

We went with this cruise because it's family friendly. We have a 3 and 5 year old and thought they would have fun at Camp Ocean. We also traveled with my parents who are in their 70's. Our rooms were right next to ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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shannas

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Best first cruise ever

I just returned from a cruise on the Carnival Horizon and had an amazing time! It absolutely exceeded my expectations and I can't wait to book another! Embarkation can be hectic as you are carrying your luggage ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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TonyDavis102

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great 35 anniversary cruise

Just a few quick thoughts about this cruise. The ship is very new very clean and modern. Getting on and off this ship is a breeze. Probably cruise number 17 or 18 and this is by far the fastest and best. A ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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nicnic96

6 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship - Some Hits and Misses

We chose this cruise because of the affordable price. Maybe you get what you pay for as we struggled a little with other guests at times. Too many drunks, so maybe folks spent their savings on the all you can ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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ew-northcarolina

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ship is over-rated but Great way to get away from winter and enjoy the Caribbean

This was our 8th cruise. We were on the Horizon out of Miami, in a deck 8 mid ship balcony cabin. We had early dining with a group of 12 adults. Our embarkation process went very smoothly. We practically ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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MrsCollier

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Horizon Havana Cabana was worth it!

This was my 2nd sailing on Carnival Horizon. We liked it so much cruising with one of our sons in June 2019, that after getting engaged in July and married in September, we decided to honeymoon on the Horizon. I'll ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Sagittarius traveler

1 Review Written

8 Days of Fun

Chose this cruise for the itinerary aurba and Curacao new places to visit never been before. Pros: 1) JiJi kitchen (restaurant), we reserved ahead of time for two nights and it was worth it first and last ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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swiegner

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing compared to previous Carnival cruises

This was our fourth Carnival cruise. The embarkation experience was wonderful. The best we've ever had. We were originally upset because we wanted to purchase Faster to the Fun and it sold out before we could ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kpowerscruiser

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not Impressed

We're Platinum cruisers on carnival and like to take a New Years cruise every year. We've been on the Breeze and Vista before so we chose the Horizon because it was the newest in that class of ship. I would have ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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awongscreennetscapenet

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Problems to be aware of

The ship is nice. Crew members are very nice and pleasant. Cabin was well maintained. We have a clog in the washing sink and it was fixed quickly after reporting to the staff. Dinning and activities all met ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Pamie61

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed this ship immensely

I selected this ship (3/23/19) for the ports it was cruising to and it was a new ship. I enjoyed my entire week on this ship and am surprised by a lot of the negative comments I'm reading. Our balcony stateroom (mid ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Candi187

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly...

The Good - i enjoyed the ship as a whole but there was definitely room for major improvement. The layout while nice could have been better thought out as far as color scheme is concerned. I stayed in a Havana ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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yamaha321

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Avoid Horizon Avoid Carnival

Carnival is nothing like it used to be and the Horizon was no exception. Here are some highlights. 1. If you like to smoke weed and cigarettes anywhere on the ship. This is apparently the cruise for you. I am ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MelissaBal

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

So fun, could use a couple tweaks

We chose this cruise for new ports we hadn’t visited, specific duration, and to experience a newer/large Carnival ship. I traveled with my 3 kids (18,13,11), and with a total group of 17. We stayed in 6235 which ...
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Sail Date November 2019


Carnival Horizon Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.4
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms4.03.8
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family5.03.7
Enrichment1.03.4
Service4.03.9
Value For Money5.03.5
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