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Carnival Honolulu Cruise Reviews

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65 Carnival Honolulu Cruise Reviews


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nswsteampower

6 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Hawaii to Sydney September 2018

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This was one of the all time cruises we wanted to do, Hawaii to Sydney via Tahiti. for the ports of call the cruise rates a 5 how can you not like Bora Bora, Moorea, Hawaii. But this review is all about the ship ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Kincaid42

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Never Again...

While overall the cruise was pleasant because of the itinerary and the friendliness of the crew, If I had it to do over again I would choose a different cruise line. We have taken a large number of cruises and our ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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ladydi123

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

French door cabins room 4115

Everything was good except in the main dining room. Was nice to see tablecloths still there but I believe they are going away soon. There was no teamwork in our section of the dining room and was very stressful to ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Thebosn1

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Legend Honolulu to Sydney

Went on same ship in 2014 from LA to Sydney and loved it. The ship is looking like it is overdue for maintenance but the crew is still the best. Lots more rust this time, and our AC in the cabin broke ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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PeterD8

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Relocation from Hawaii

This was the longest cruise we had undertaken at 17 nights. We felt a strange vibe when boarding the ship. On all of our previous cruises, everyone boarding the ship is in a great mood – as we are all going on ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Charry

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Honolulu to Sydney - 22nd Sept 2017 - 17 nights

We booked this cruise so that we could have a week in Waikiki and then cruise home. We had a great time in Honolulu. This was our first time on Carnival Legend, but have been on Carnival Spirt twice. We had ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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MS2N

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great staff but the ship is not the best

We sailed from Honolulu to Sydney and choose the Legend for the route. staying north and not going via NZ. The issues we encountered were, Extended queue for quest services for at least 2 days trying to fix ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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timberbluemountains

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Overall a good cruise but could have been better.

This was our first time on a Carnival Ship, having only sailed with P&O before. This was a relocation cruise with the ship heading to Australia for it's summer season and we joined the ship in Honolulu. Boarding was ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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bevharro

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

FANTASTIC CRUISE

Where do I begin with this cruise review. We have been on this ship before and this time was as good as the last, except longer. What a great way to come home from Hawaii - so much more relaxing. We actually ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Jane48624

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Embarking was a nightmare

We chose this cruse because Carnival's cruise around Hawaii was a better deal than the boats that are stationed in Hawaii and do 7 day cruises. This was 11 days which included 6 days in Hawaii and 5 days at sea and ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Sandrav

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing

Destination, destinations, the cruise was amazing, a journeys cruise with lots of extras to a normal cruise. Staff were wonderful. Ship was clean and the food was fantastic, we had foods from all the different ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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STBD mess

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruising the Beautiful Pacific Ocean

We chose this cruise for the embarkation port Honolulu and the ports we visited. The ship was repositioning and the time of year was perfect. It was very smooth sailing and the weather was very warm. We have never ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Mjohn147

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Avoid Carnival Legend

I would not recommend this cruise to anyone based on the experience we have had as a family with guest services and the finance team. The guest services has a mentality of shifting blame rather than accepting ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Bisho

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Never Again

We joined our immediate family on this trip as being in our 60s we thought it would be better for ourselves. First problem was it took 45minutes at the boarding office as the inefficent woman doing this deleted all ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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suesheepsbum

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

FIRST AND LAST TIME ON CARNIVAL - PATHETIC

This is my 33rd cruise - first and last with Carnival. Husband, self and adult daughter chose this to have a peaceful, relaxing trip back to Sydney, rather than flying, which I loathe. Upon boarding the ship and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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mrnmrsbunny

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Carnival Legend from Honolulu to Sydney

We chose this cruise because we wanted to go to Hawaii and cruise back home. Also that we could spend Australian Dollars on the ship. The crew were fabulous, always friendly. Food was good. Entertainment good. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Suzie2672

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Will allow you a chance to visit Hawaii but don't count on the ship.

This is the second Carival cruise to Hawaii with the twelve day itinerary. My first experience aboard the Spirit was an magical adventure. Unfortunately, I didn't get the same experience as last time. This voyage ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Foxflower50

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Well Worth the Money!

We chose Carnival Legend because it was a re-positioning cruise. We flew to Honolulu & visited Honolulu, Maui, Hilo, & Kauai, each for one day. The Legend then sailed to Vancouver Canada to start the summer Alaska ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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beans1946

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Hawaii is an amazing place to cruise.

The ship was very clean and well maintained with the exception of some leaky plumbing on deck five port-side. We chose the last balcony cabin because, it was the only stateroom available. We booked this cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Born2birdie

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Carnival Legend- A nice experience- mostly

We flew to Honolulu from Seattle to cruise on the Carnival Legend.. The cruise was 11 days and the first 2 days we were to be docked in Honolulu. The itinerary showed the ship being there at 8:00 am on the first ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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ruecatt

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Disappointment

I am giving this cruise a two star rating for two main reasons. One the food on board was bad. Normally when I cruise after having a meal in the main dining room I end the meal thinking wow, that was a great meal, ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Kruiser52

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not Carnival's Usual Standard

We chose this cruise as we felt it would be a relaxing yet fun way to complete our two week holiday in Hawaii and we asked friends who had only cruised once before to join us. We have cruised 10+ times before and ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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anzaccruiser

1 Review Written

Mixed Feelings

I chose this cruise because it was a great way of returning from Hawaii after exploring the "Big Island". Embarkation was swift with no hassles and we found our suite quite liveable. I had purchased a large suite ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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KathDaz

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great first cruise but could be better

Embarkation was quick and well organised, loved our cabin with balcony on deck 8 just had to step outside and go up to deck 9 to the pool area, bar and spa, or jump in the lift to go down to the coffee shop on deck ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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steveO53

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not a trivia buff

A 19 day cruise ..a long time to be on a cruise ......the ship and staff and food was as god as the other cruises I have been on . ( p+o royal carribean ) . But most of the activities and entertainment was so ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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