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Carnival Horizon Balcony Cabin Cruise Reviews

4.0 / 5.0
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Only good thing was the cruise director, "Donkey"
"Shows were just OK.Some people just put towels on the chairs and never sat in them...."Read More
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10+ Cruises

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Only good thing was the cruise director, "Donkey"

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Southern

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badba2
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise because we had never been to the ABC Islands. We got a really good price. The food was nothing to write home about. It was pretty well organized. Our cabin was not fully cleaned when we got there. Debarkation process took a long time. We had to wait in lines a long time. The cruise director, Donkey, was fabulous. He wants to go to Alaska but he was told he was too high energy ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


A long way up for Carnival to Go

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Southern

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Dave from Barrie
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

As Platinum members being on 15 previous Carnival Cruise this was the most disappointing cruise we have taken with Carnival...The ship itself is gorgeous and very clean and this was our second cruise on the Horizon as we were on its last before Covid hit in March 2020.The 2020 Horizon cruise was excellent in all areas...This cruise was lacking in so so many area's.First of all Food service... Our ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Errors, Hits and Runs...a few Outs

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Eastern

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Fignewton3
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We picked this cruise due to price and destinations. We had not been to the Dominican Republic and the timing of this cruise worked well. We had studied reviews of this ship and felt it would be a good experience. We were interested in knowing if we were required to wear masks and how Covid requirements affected cruising. This is our 14th cruise and we have cruised on NCL, Royal, Celebrity, ...
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Sail Date: November 2021

Cabin Type: Balcony


Fantastic Time on Horizon!!! Felt totally safe!!

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Eastern

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george08
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

My husband and I have been Carnival cruisers for years and are both Platinum members. We decided to take the plunge and booked a Thanksgiving cruise...after almost 2 years of not cruising. We could not have been happier! Ship is very nice and the crew worked super hard to always keep it extra clean and wiped down. We chose not to take any excursions this time and we just got off the ship and ...
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Sail Date: November 2021

Cabin Type: Balcony


First Covid Impacted Cruise, First time on Carnival

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Southern

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shadowcat67
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Why did we choose this cruise? - We cruised the ABCs before and like it with Royal Caribbean and wanted to go again. - Itinerary ended up getting changed from Bonaire to Dominican Republic. For us that was fine, never been. The only problem was that the times at the different port was significantly reduced. Curacao was only til 3pm and La Romana didn't start until Noon and ended at ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Balcony


Awesome Crew & Staff

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Southern

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RCSciLover
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We had an amazing time and the staff & crew went above and beyond. Everyone was so happy to see us and be back at cruising One issue was the problem with the Carnival app. I go on a cruise to unplug from tech and I do not have a smart phone, but the staff adapted and provided us with paper FunTimes, menus and excursions. Ketut (Stateroom Attendant) & his assistant were awesome. We ...
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Sail Date: July 2021

Cabin Type: Balcony


Horizon Southern Caribbean

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Southern

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jmcathome
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Choice this cruise as a group trip to try a new ship. Ship was fine but not too my liking. Plenty to do . Went to Ft. Lauderdale on Friday night . Drove to Miami on Sat morning and parked at Safe Cruise parking and took a shuttle to ship. Very could parking in enclosed garage. Quick shuttle to and from the port. Arrived at ship about 1030 and went directly onto the ship after filling out a ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Carnival Horizon Feb 2020

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Southern

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mjarvis1485
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Airport Transfers - We began by utilizing an airport to cruise port (Fort Lauderdale to Miami Cruise port) for the first time and we are so very happy we did - Jiffy Jeff. The driver(s) and vehicle were great! Prompt pick-up on both the embarkation and debarkation sides. Much less expensive than Carnival and so much easier and convenient - I recommend them highly!! Cruise - We chose the ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Premium Balcony


Buffet was mediocre. Desserts horrible. Staff was great

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Western

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jclives
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

The ship is nice and the staff very friendly and helpful. Loved the sky ride. There was a worker named Milos who made our cruise more enjoyable. The rooms are nice as well. However the food on the buffet was mediocre. The breakfast was better than the dinner. I was totally disappointed with the desserts. Thought I was getting cake but instead the texture was a mixture between jello and pudding and ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Premium Balcony


Best first cruise ever

Review for Carnival Horizon to Caribbean - Western

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shannas
First Time Cruiser • Age 30s

I just returned from a cruise on the Carnival Horizon and had an amazing time! It absolutely exceeded my expectations and I can't wait to book another! Embarkation can be hectic as you are carrying your luggage and the attendants want you to keep moving since, of course, there are so many people to board. Once you get on and get settled, its amazing! Public Areas: There are so many places ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Havana Premium Vista Balcony


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