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Carnival Paradise Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

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21 Carnival Paradise Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


talltales311 avatar

talltales311

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Surprising cruise on an older ship

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There were 6 friends on this cruise and we chose it for 1 reason only. The piano bar with Gustavo. We've cruised 2 other times where we had the fun of seeing Gustavo. But this was the first time on Carnival. I ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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danalynn148

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Don't believe everything you read.

After reading all the reviews I was VERY worried about going on this cruise. Let's be honest - they don't sound so great. Here's my take: Nothing is perfect - It's all about what you make of it. This was our second ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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jdickeysc

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

4 days in Paradise.

This was my 3rd cruise on the Paradise and 24th overall. I choose this cruise because I like the ship and Cozumel is my favorite port. Embarkation was great! Tampa is my favorite port to cruise out of. We arrived ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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MistyRo76

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cuban Paradise

We chose this cruise on the Carnival Paradise for one reason and one reason only - CUBA. The itinerary was exactly what we were looking for: only 5 days as we were leaving our 4 year old home w/ the grandparents and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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uppercanning

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

An excellent short break cruise with great entertainment and relaxing itinerary

We wanted to experience a short cruise with a relaxing itinerary on a typical carnival fun /party ship.We were not disappointed and had a superb time overall. Our cabin was a basic inside no window but perfectly ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Donnasjk

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best cruise so far

This was my third cruise all with carnival. The other two trips were very good but this one was the best. The ship is older but kept cleaned. Everywhere I went there was staff cleaning something whether it was the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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10ECTraveler

1 Review Written

Good times

This cruise fit in with fall break so we planned it with three other families from work. Embarkation was smooth and easy. We flew in and was transported by Carnival. We then walked right into port authority, ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Belize Bud

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cruise in a Grand Suite with Carnival

We like cruising out of Tampa and this 5day cruise departs on Monday returning Saturday morning allowing us to drive rather than fly. We’ve cruised on Carnival Paradise before and enjoy the smaller ship over the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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angiewrites2010

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not Big on Cruises but VERY BIG on Paradise Cruise CREW!

We do an annual girls trip and have a great gal in our group that literally planned this whole trip for us! We have to do a trip where we are contained (important - trust me) and usually do all inclusive resorts. ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Fun4funships

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great time as always

This was our 8th or so cruise and we had so much fun despite the weather. The stateroom stewards ask what would be an ideal time for them to enter the room to clean and not disturb anyone which is a plus. The cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Mlevesque

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Customer Engagement

The service was stellar, food terrific, lots of entertainment.... I also wanted to mention that our Destiny Dining Room (first seating) was wonderful, mainly due to Rodriques, Artana and George! We really ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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WonderWoman711

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

1st time cruisers with a child

Since this is our first cruise we have nothing to compare it to so we give it 5 stars. We celebrated our 7th anniversary the day of embarkation. We loved our room steward and dining room staff. Everyone called us ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Lily18

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful experience with no complaint at all

I have to say that this is my first cruise trip, but I am so happy that I didn't cancel my trip after reading the most recent reviews. I was worried about the recent engine problem happened in March. But our trip to ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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drsel

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Cruise!

Fabulous cruise. Gourmet food, except for prime rib which was tough. You get to try snail, rabbit and frogs legs (if U wish) ! A chocolate extravaganza (cakes, pastries & sweets) on the last afternoon! 2 ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Phantazma1988

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing 5 Day Cruise

I had a wonderful time on this ship, the whole crew was very friendly including Housekeeping. There was no dissatisfaction for me the whole cruise. I love Karaoke and the two people who hosted it were two women ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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letsgosailin

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Best Carnival cruise in years!

We took our first family cruise this year. There were 7 adults and 6 children ranging in age from 3.5 to 15. The ship was older and could use a bit of an update but the actual cruise experience was the best I have ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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catfl6

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pleased on the Paradise

This was my second time on the Paradise and I was pleasantly surprised at some improvements! I feel that the ship looked like it had some work done since my last cruise on it two summers ago. I thought the atrium ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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goldshotc

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful time on the Paradise!

This was a FANTASTIC cruise! Every person working on the ship from the room steward to the dining room staff, even the Lido deck guys who come by to pick up dirty dishes were very friendly and efficient. Gustavo ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Scsp390

1 Review Written

Second time In PARADISE!

This was my second time on paradise!! last sailed in september of 2018!! This was just as awesome as the first time!! the entertainment was absolutely amazing!! the play list players were awesome!! epic rock was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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lowerstate1919

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise Director/ Hidden Gem

We chose this cruise because we were on the Paradise a few years ago and had a good time. Plus it fit in our spring break timeline (teacher) and we love going to Cozumel and Grand Cayman. We were the 2nd cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Coplady1954

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A relaxing and fun time with courteous staff

we wanted to go to Cozumel and the price was fantastic!!!! we love Carnavale cruises and the experience is always delightful! In chooses a cruise we have found cruises that were much more expensive and never have we ...
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Sail Date January 2018


Carnival Paradise Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.03.7
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms3.53.9
Fitness Recreation4.03.6
Family4.03.8
Enrichment4.03.3
Service4.54.1
Value For Money4.03.8
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