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533 Carnival Group and Theme Cruise Reviews
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fadeawayy
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
The food was horrible from the breakfast to dinner! Our waiters at dinner just couldn't seem to get it right we had to keep sending food back The buffet seem like they were just putting out food no seasoning or any effort put into ... Read more
awsomemom
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
The cruise was chosen for us by dance director, but it was perfect. The size of the boat was perfect. It was too small nor too big, we could locate each other within 15 min. Our room had 3 adults in it, we had a standard room and while ... Read more
laticiaj
Member Since 2017
1 review
14 helpful votes
We had a fantastic time on our cruise! I was a bit worried after reading so many negative reviews about the ship, but please be assured that this is a wonderful ship and I would gladly cruise again on this exact same boat. The boat was ... Read more
Ulises
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
This cruise was for our Vocal Team production with Celebrity Judicators. As a group function the ship is not designed for putting most of the group at any one experience. Ok that being said the embarkation event and getting on was ... Read more
TexasDoug
Member Since 2017
1 review
23 helpful votes
I traveled with a group of co-workers. Food was good, not great, with a few inspired items, like the rabbit appetizer or strawberry bisque in the dining room or the apple cake on buffet. Plenty of activities. The port at Cozumel is ... Read more
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guest2580
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
This was my first cruise experience. I really enjoyed myself and thought the whole trip went great and smoothly. We sailed to Jamaica and Cayman Island. Food was for the most part great through-out the 5 day cruise. Occasionally something ... Read more
ohlatx
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We were part of an alumni group (Geaux Cajuns) that cruised the Carnival Dream on May 14-21, 2017. We upgraded to a 6th floor balcony room which proved to be a good move. The room and bed were comfortable. The balcony was private as you ... Read more
Suzie2672
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
3 forum posts
8 helpful votes
I selected this cruise primary for the ports it was visiting. I was very pleased to find the Splendor had the best all time cruise director I've ever experienced. MarQ was everywhere! His energy and excitement of the ships events was ... Read more
Barbiegator
Member Since 2006
8 reviews
1,268 forum post
9 helpful votes
We booked this cruise as we like Carnival and wanted to see Little Big Town in concert.Wow, what a show they put on. Worth $50 ticket and would love to see them again sometime.I stood in line 1 hour and ahalf before doors opened 45 minutes ... Read more
AngelaSmith764
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Cabin was clean, however our bathroom flooded on the last day and it spilled out and flooded the hallway as well. Also, the balcony door had a leak and our floor near the door and bed was soaked. We had a group of 8 and nearly all cabins ... Read more
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sideshow015
Member Since 2009
1 review
1 forum post
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
The trip was great, the service was excellent. There were a few items that were brought to my eye. Tables in the on deck aft quarter, always felt sticky to my touch. Crumbs and dried up Ketchup was noted on more than one occasion. (always ... Read more
Matlily
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
576 forum posts
Sailed May 2017
We are in our early 50's we go out a lot at home and also work, so when we cruise we like to relax we cruised with 2 other couple that are our friends at home. We all had booked faster to the fun which was great we were thru embarkation ... Read more
Tampa8
Member Since 2014
1 review
144 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I was between three and four stars (circles lol) We have cruised to the ports on this cruise before but like both of them. In addition wanted to see Jay Leno. Trying to get good tickets in the Ct Casino where he appears at times isn't easy ... Read more
sentrydriver
Member Since 2006
7 reviews
38 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We are a couple in our mid fifties, wife is retired but I am still working with limited time off. I need to bid my vacation dates each November for the entire next year. I put in for this week but as it approached, I wanted to change it ... Read more
dweber16
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
We chose this cruise due to the itineraries and so glad we did. We travelled with 2 of our closest friends for my 50th. 8 days of nothing but FUN!!! The staff was simply amazing and always accommodating! The ports of call where amazing! ... Read more
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Highway911
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
We have been Carnival cruisers for years and have enjoyed their cruises. This is the first time we went on the 3-Day Ensenada cruise. The boarding process was great and went quickly, however, I was surprised that you couldn’t carry ... Read more
Redecruise
Member Since 2017
1 review
11 helpful votes
Group of friends and relatives. we had a blast on the ship! The service was excellent, the drinks were good. We decided not to do the Cheers program due to being cut off at 15 drinks in 24 hrs (others cancelled theirs). We checked with ... Read more
weluvtwotravel
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
I was very excited to experience all of the new features on the Vista,however, this was not to be. Let's face it. It is big! That being said, I had a blast. And I would do it again. Embarkation was a breeze. Flew in to Miami, checked-in ... Read more
Lizard~N~Grits
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 forum post
Sailed April 2017
This cruise was taken based upon a group vote of various cruise lines and itineraries. We had a group of 46 on board, embarkation was fairly quick and smooth. Staff was friendly and helpful. We had an interior cabin on deck just below pool ... Read more
mld1950
Member Since 2008
1 review
1,380 forum post
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
Date, price and ship. This was my 9th cruise on Carnival but never on the Dream. The ship was great, loved the new choices for lunch and dinner. Just wish the BBq places open more hours. It is only open on sea days from noon till 230. So ... Read more
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TravelingFedora
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
2 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed April 2017
The ship is laid out well. Highly recommend the spa pkg - enjoyed the heated tile beds and steam rooms. Food was very good. We sampled the following food venues: Tandoor, buffet, Pig & Anchor, pizza, Guys Burgers, dining room ... Read more
katiebird19
Member Since 2017
1 review
30 helpful votes
I've now been on 5 cruises, with this Carnival Conquest being the 5th. I have done two with Princess and two with Royal Caribbean, and those will most likely be the two that I stick with. Let me start off this review by saying that in ... Read more
lesro67
Member Since 2017
2 reviews
3 helpful votes
I sailed on the 3/9/17 cruise to Nassau. It was a 3 day cruise that left from Port Canaveral. I am 25f and went with a group of 7 other women for my best friend's bachelorette party. Almost all of us have been on multiple Carnival ... Read more
ScubaSu
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Chose this cruise because of where it was going and the ports of call, the dates and where is was sailing out of. The ship was recently redone so I figured it can't be too beaten up or worn out. I was disappointed with how hard it was to ... Read more
mallory1522
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed March 2017
This was my second cruise with carnival. The kids club was fantastic and we loved each individual that was within the kids club. Our cruise started off with what was suppose to be a stop in Key West, but due to winds we could not stop. ... Read more
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