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Carnival Sunshine Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews

Carnival
Carnival Sunshine
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

8

Very Good

7

Average

10

Poor

5

Terrible

5

Cruise type

Family Cruises

571

Romantic Cruises

154

Senior Cruises

101

Entertainment Cruises

65

Cruises for the Disabled

35

35 Carnival Sunshine Cruises for the Disabled Cruise Reviews


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corvetteatthelake

6 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

GOOD 5 DAY GETAWAY FROM LOCAL CHARLESTON, SC

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Booked this cruise because we could drive to the port and do a "Snooze and Cruise" at the local Best Western. Hotel provided parking and shuttle to and from the port. Embarkation was delayed an hour due to the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Yup avatar

Yup

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Stormy hell

Ship felt loud noisy during a bad storm part of ceiling came down. Stateroom 6017. On the bow. Not a good place during a severe storm Ambulatory assessable cabin was decent sized and easily fit my ecv. But not ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Yup avatar

Yup

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Hell on earth. Hell on the sea. Just plain hell

This ship can NOT. Handle rough seas. Very frightening. Loud banging ceiling falling down. Scary and unpleasant. Mild seas were fine but we hit a significant storm with winds hitting between 43 and 66 kts. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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W1zard

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

COUSINS CRUISE

Cruise dates fit our schedule well. As we ended up with 24 in our group (not planned) all with my time dining it was quite a surprise that we never had trouble with seating for dinner. We actually had a group of ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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jiimpa2

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Poor Food, Poor Quality Cruise

I have always bragged to others about the quality and variety of food on the Carnival Menu and buffets. BUT on the Sunshine it was the worst food ever encountered on a cruise ship. Our food was cold, crusty, and ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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neishaw

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First cruise, just ok!

Spring break and it looked fun for my daughter. Enjoyed the act of cruising but I was not impressed with the service nor the staff on the ship. The security was a complete joke. I witnessed a couple of incidents and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Debbie and Zuma

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wow, never again!

Had a great start to our trip with Cocoa Beach Shuttle despite our late arrival into MCO, and a good night's sleep. That's about the last good thing I have to say. I will not go on this ship again. The ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Teafran

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Overview of Our Cruise

We joined the Carnival Sunshine from Cape Canaveral,FL to visit Aduba, Bonaire and Grand Turk.. I will segment this review in order to provide the best story of our experience. Boarding: I have mobility issues, ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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McKinney Travel Girl

1 Review Written

Almost

Carnival tried but just couldn’t quite pull it off. Transport from LGA was on time but the driver was not used to driving in NYC. It took an hour and a half to get to the port. The cabin was ready and almost ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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dogdancer

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

No sunshine of us

we have been on many carnival crusies in the past and enjoyed with little problems. this on started with problems once on the ship. The app almost never worked, and need the app for almost everything to keep track ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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chiq3184

1 Review Written

OUTSTANDING CRUISE FOR EVERYONE!!!

First of all starting on customer service thank you david fernandez for excellent customer service. I cannot say anything negative about this cruise. Service in the dining room was excellent thanks to kristjan,iam ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Snoopybabe2015

1 Review Written

Not to shabby! Kudos to the Piano Bar! We spent half our evenings with Eden

We chose this cruise because the itinerary was awesome with the ports.Rooms were clean and kept up every night, Food could have been better on the buffet for lunch and dinner. Not to many choices and everything ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Safety Guy33

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fabulous!

I've cruised quite a few times on both Carnival and other cruise lines. This was the best cruise I have had. The food and service were extraordinary. From the time we entered the ship Carnival lived up to ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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DebiDebi

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Carnival cruise, and the last..... Here's WHY.....

Difficult finding enough activities to not be bored. Went to tons of TRIVIA GAMES daily, more than 9, just to have something to do. CONNECT FOUR board games, shuffleboard, foosball, bean bag toss offered in team ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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bchubchub

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Bad experience on boat.

The first three days of the cruise was bad due to the weather not the captain. I was in the room on those days. They need to put fridges in the rooms because some people have medicines that need to be in the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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grandmaR

22 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

High Winds, Rough Seas, and Medical Emergencies

•Background information- This was my 26th cruise - my third with Carnival. I had my 79th birthday on the cruise. I use a mobility scooter because I can't walk far or stand for long. My partner was a younger ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Fredwina

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Party or relax, your choice, without feeling crowded!

The Carnival Sunshine was a very pleasant surprise to a jaded cruiser like myself. I have cruised Carnival before and have been very disappointed, but the Sunshine has inspired me to give the line a closer look! ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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diffchic

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Awesome Cruise; Thank you Carnival :)

My boyfriend and I were celebrating our anniversary. From the minute we arrive I felt like a superstar. I was pleased with everything Free meal at Jiji. They treated us so well. Every time I left my cabin ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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gailr5555@gmail.com

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

40 years and still sailing

We were celebrating our 40th anniversary. I am in a wheelchair and was worried about being able to get around, no problems there. People were so nice and considerate. We didn't move around so much, as to stay out of ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Kai6767

1 Review Written

Not the Best Cruise

My group of 10 chose this cruise out of NY because we wanted to take a break from flying to Miami. This was a big mistake. The last four years we have been on the Dream once and the Breeze twice. The Sunshine can ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Longstockingpippi1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Carnival sunshine? Nope just lots of fog.........

It was the first cruise for my daughter and I. She is 31, severely handicapped and uses a wheelchair outside of the house. I wanted to try a different sort of vacation for us since Disney and Universal (definitely ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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nc77kitkat

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent Itinerary! Fun! Fun! Fun!

This cruise was so much fun! We really wanted to go to Aruba. They say it hardly ever rains there and that's why there are so many aloe plants growing there. We rented an open-air bus to take us on a tour of the ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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mamawsnest

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

How hot can it get?

We selected this cruise for the ports. The only one we had visited was Grand Turk. There were 4 of us-myself, my grandson, my sister and her daughter. If I had to rate this cruise on temperature in ports it would ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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misstq

2 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Not the best ship in the fleet, niggles yes, but work with it and you can enjoy.

Like others, read some of the reviews and debated booking it, but it was the dates and itinery we wanted and so we booked it and for the most part did enjoyed it. Cabin was good (outside) and luckily was ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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thegrizz

1 Review Written

Walkin' on Sunshine

We flew to Orlando from Texas and stayed at the Holiday Inn Express is Cocoa, FL. We flew in the night before and called the hotel to see what was the best way to get there. The hotel advised that we get a one-way ...
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Sail Date June 2015


Carnival Sunshine Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.8
Dining4.03.6
Entertainment5.03.6
Public Rooms4.03.7
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Family4.04.1
Enrichment3.03.3
Service4.04
Value For Money5.03.7
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