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39 Carnival Ensenada Cruise Reviews
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diane Hernandez
1 review
This was the 2nd cruise for both me and husband, our 1st with Carnival. We are in our mid 40's and were traveling alone. I will be brief on some subjects and detailed on others. Embarkation went well and it was our first indicator that CCL ... Read more
Bobbie Flowers
1 review
Sailed April 2007
Embarkation-This was the worst embarkation I have ever experienced. This was our 11th cruise (2 past w/Carnival). My husband and I booked all transportation thru Carnival. We left our home in Beaumont, Texas around 5am the morning of April ... Read more
Member Since 2007
1 review
84 forum posts
Sailed April 2007
This is my second time on the Spirit but my first time to Hawaii. I had read what others said about embarkation from Ensenada and after speaking to three different Carnival reps via phone (and getting 3 different pieces of information), I ... Read more
1 review
12 nt cruise from San Francisco to Alaska and back to SF (May 8 - 20) Was our 3rd Celebrity cruise, others being on Mercury and Galaxy. Celebrity has maintained their excellent service and value, even in this age of fuel costs, etc. ... Read more
Member Since 2000
7 reviews
Sailed April 2006
Overview -- Itinerary for this cruise includes considerable at-sea time along with a relatively large number of ports-of-call. The cruise is available at a relatively low price and is on a medium to large, modern cruise ship offering ... Read more
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Member Since 2006
2 reviews
Sailed April 2006
First allow me to say that reading the reviews on this site helped prepare us for our cruise on Carnival Spirit a few weeks ago. We were married in February of 2006 and we spent our honeymoon on a cruise to Mexico with Carnival. We had ... Read more
cruisenut 1955
Member Since 2006
1 review
93 forum posts
Sailed April 2006
We arrived at San Diego a day early. no problems checking in early at the Marriott on Harbor Drive. What a pretty place and wonderful room. We knew up front that embarkation was going to be bad and CCL did not disappoint us. It was ... Read more
Member Since 2001
13 reviews
2,588 forum posts
Sailed April 2006
We arrived at San Diego and checked in with no problems. We were told to be back at the pier by 4:00 p.m. to be bussed to Ensenada. They even ran free shuttles to and from a nearby shopping area. San Diego was nice and we had a pleasant ... Read more
Sailed April 2005
Just returned from a 12 day cruise to Hawaii on the Carnival Spirit. I am a retired law enforcement officer, my wife is in the insurance industry. We traveled with our two friends from previous cruises, Allen & Karen. We ranged in age ... Read more
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1 review
Sailed April 2005
This was my first cruise and also my honeymoon trip. Overall I was very happy too many complaints about this cruise. However, if you are a person who is more sensitive to cold temperatures (like me) you might want to bring a few light ... Read more
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1 review
Sailed April 2005
We met at the San Diego Cruise Terminal to be bussed to Ensenada. It was a nightmare for everyone: the wait at the terminal was long, the busses were not in top repair (ours had a toilet door that didn't close, no toilet paper, and no ... Read more
Member Since 2002
1 review
126 forum posts
Sailed April 2005
This was a back-to-back 24-day cruise which I regret taking with CARNIVAL and is my last one with CARNIVAL. I have cruised with them five times in the past. This ship is showing its age being only 4 years old. The odours that came from ... Read more
1 review
Sailed April 2005
This is a review of the April 17 to 29th, 2005 sailing of the Carnival Spirit cruising to Hawaii. My husband and I flew from Detroit to San Diego a day before the cruise in order to make sure we were at least on the right side of the ... Read more
Margarita Luis
1 review
This was our first cruise for me and my 4 year old daughter. Carnival arranged for transportation from the San Diego Airport to Check-In at the Port of San Diego, followed by an approx. 2 hour bus ride to the ship which was at Ensenada. ... Read more

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