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Carnival Miracle First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Carnival Miracle
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19 Carnival Miracle First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


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pegmor

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Christmas 2015

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This was our first cruise and my daughter and I had a fantastic time. We upgraded to an ocean suite and had faster to the fun. Both were well worth it. Both embarkation and disembarkation went smooth and well ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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LA-DUO

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Excellent First Cruise Experience and Belated Honeymoon

Like many couples, my wife and I have busy schedules. Ours prevented us from taking a honeymoon immediately after our wedding (last November). We debated and debated our options- Dominican Republic All-Inclusive ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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caitmac1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fantastic first experience!

I picked this cruise mostly because of the departure port - I wanted to cruise with friends from southern California and it just plain made sense to leave from Long Beach. Two of us were first time cruisers and one ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Jolly Bee

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Timer

Our family had fun and great time on this cruise ship. The staff were all friendly and doing their job, well. Dining at Bacchus was great. Thanks to Pande, Welly, Nemie, Leonora, Danilo, Vergel and Carlos, among ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Heartkrazy

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Cruise & Yearning for More!

DH & I sailed on the Carnival Miracle out of Long Beach on Saturday 4/25/15. We live about an hour north of Long Beach, arrived at the terminal around 11 am, parked, gave our luggage to the porter, made our way to ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Heartkrazy

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruiser Ready for More

My husband & I sailed in the Miracle out of Long Beach on 4/25/15. We only live over an hour away & having purchased FTTF, I was more than ready to leave for port that Saturday morning. Parking was a breeze, handing ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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DesignedMyLife

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great First Time Cruise Experience!

I planned this trip for my mother's birthday and Mother's Day celebration. It was a 7 night, 8 day cruise to Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan and Cabo San Lucas Mexico. Getting on the ship was simple, but getting to our ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Dani2015

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Family and Friends Vacation

I was VERY worried after booking our cruise. I read many scathing reviews of Carnival Miracle. Prior to departing my mother-in-law (a seasoned cruiser) told me "you will only have as much fun as you want to have." ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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zumbafan

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous

We had a party of 8 for this cruise--6 coming from the Philadelphia area and 2 from Portland. We flew out in the early evening on the day before, but got delayed in Chicago for an additional 2.5 hours, so we didn't ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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sheshell333

1 Review Written

The best way to see Alaska

As first time cruisers, we didn't know what to expect, but were quite pleased with the experience. The balcony room was great-loved sitting outside and watching the world go by. The Inside passage and Glacier Bay ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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labsnabys

1 Review Written

Fabulous first-time cruise

Having never cruised before mainly due to my history with seasickness, we booked this trip only a couple of months before sailing almost on a whim. We chose the the cruise based on the port and date more than ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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superdavexox

1 Review Written

Great 1st experience

Embarkation: Drove down from Montreal and stayed one night at a "Park, stay and fly" which went very well and was worth the price. Service: That was the greatest part since my wife suffers from a severe nut and ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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conradcrow

1 Review Written

First cruise first review

I will make it nice and easy for everyone that reads this by putting this under headings. I will probably post pictures and a more detailed review in the main forum. Food - Really really good, and I am a foodie. ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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BrknArrow518

1 Review Written

Can't wait to plan our next cruise with Carnival!!

Got back from our first cruise on Carnival Miracle August 2 and we loved it! My oldest daughter cruised on Carnival Freedom last year but this was the first cruise for me, my other two daughters and my sister. We ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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cruisingcindyrn

3 Reviews Written

Amazing 1st cruise!

Recently divorced, I chose to go on my first cruise alone. I felt like I needed to do something just to please me. What a great choice this was. From the embarkation (a fun photo just before boarding), finding my ...
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Sail Date April 2009


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loriev

1 Review Written

Carnival Miracle May 22 2011 - First Timers

We just returned from our first cruise and we had a marvelous time. Hadn't planned on the cruise to be so relaxing but it was. We really enjoyed our private balcony, we never needed to worry about finding a lounge ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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cruisingal96

1 Review Written

7 Day cruise to Bermuda!

This was my first ever cruise, and we booked with Carnival because we got a good deal from my mother's friend who is a travel agent, and she was booking a group cruise, and if we booked with her, it was much ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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mmmlynn

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

LOVED the Miracle!

My Mother and I decided to book a last minute cruise on the Miracle after finding a great deal on the Carnival website. This was my Mother's 8th time sailing with Carnival and my first cruise ever. We live in Canada ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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eng4

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our 20th Anniversary cruise

My husband and I went on the Miracle to celebrate our 20th anniversary. This was our first cruise but with lots of research on the msg boards I knew what we were getting out selves into! We had a balcony cabin ...
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Sail Date January 2010


Carnival Miracle Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining3.53.9
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation3.54
Family4.04.1
Enrichment1.53.4
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.54
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