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Transatlantic Carnival Magic Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

4.0 / 5.0
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1427 reviews
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Our dining table. Very nice.
Half Moon Cay really lovely. DO THE BICYCLE TOUR in the morning! It was a lot of fun and then we hit the beach. Also not expensive. Only do if you can ride a bike though! Great day.
The ship’s main pool. Wish it had more!
Dominican Republic was my favorite island with its topography, people and beauty.
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Very Nice But Maybe Bigger Isn't Better?

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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Darshan1
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

The Magic should, theoretically, provide more fun things to do than a smaller ship because there should be tons more space. Well, no. A lot of that free space is taken up by many more cabins and two more "premium" restaurants for a total of three. Since it's a new ship, it's obvious they're still getting the kinks out of their systems - figuring out how long they need to get everyone off and on ...
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Sail Date: November 2011

Cabin Type: Cove Balcony


Wrong kind of Wow factor.

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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dtravelinggirl
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I have always been a Carnival fan. Even my wedding was on Carnival, but this newest ship is headed the wrong direction. The 16 day transatlantic was the final leg of cruising completely around the world. When we arrived on board it was surprising how much damage there was for such a new ship. The lightweight aluminum cones in the elevators and halls were bent and damaged from the countless ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Interior


Transatlantic

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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primo11
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

I really enjoyed Carnival Magic transatlantic cruise. I am not a big person on food but look for the extras a ship can offer, and this ship supplies it all. I think their gym was excellent, and the spa was fantastic as well. If you are going to use these facilities,I suggest getting a spa cabin. It was great,all i had to do was walk down hall and gym right there, and one floor up was the steam ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Spa Interior


Carnival Magic Review

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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series02
First Time Cruiser

This review will be broken down into three parts, first the ship and cabin, second food, dining, and bars service, and lastly Carnival cruise lines itself. We were located in Cabin 1300 which is on the first floor, center of the ship, ocean view cabin. We always pick this type of cabin on Ocean crossings. The cabin was of a very good size with plenty of hanging closet space, but somewhat short ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View


Did we get what we paid for?

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USAF&wife
2-5 Cruises

We are very new to cruising, this one being our second - so many of you may not think we know enough to write a review, and we probably don't since our first was on CCL Ecstasy and we loved it! The problems started almost from the beginning, not all Carnival's fault. The first CCL problem was that we were promised a CCL rep would met us at the airport to make sure we were transported to our ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Balcony


Extremely disappointed!!

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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avabro
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We took a trans-Atlantic cruise 3 years ago on the Carnival Freedom, and it was one of the best we've done. This has to rank among the worst. We pick a cabin mid-ships for Trans-Atlantic crossings on Deck 1 and have never had a problem. On the first night we heard loud talking, shrieking, laughing and screaming after 11:30 and called Security. since it wasn't on our floor, we presumed it was ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View


Magical Disapointment !!

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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seabee22
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We booked the Cruise on the New CCL Magic over a year ago, as soon as we read that the ship was to be home ported in Galveston, Texas. We booked the Transatlantic Cruise and became part of a very large Roll Call on Cruise Critic Boards. We all were tremendously excited and were all looking forward to a fun filled happy crossing to Galveston. My wife and I flew to Barcelona with our Aunt and ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Aft-View Extended Balcony


Carnival Magic 16 Day Trans-Atlantic/Barcelona to Galveston

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Simca
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

First of all my wife and I experienced cruisers who are not very particular, demanding or complainers. We take events as they come along and always make the best of any situation. We make our own good time. Carnival Magic was advertised as this large, brand new, technically advanced marvel. More on that later. Our first disappointment was when we met with the Carnival ...
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Sail Date: October 2011


Black MAGIC

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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trikinimaster
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

Following Tims review, we had another problem. My companion uses a mobility scooter and thus our cabin was a handicap access one directly over the bridge. We will ignore the 9 1/2 Air Berlin Flight of the transfer in Berlin where someone dissassembled and misplaced some of the scooter ( charger) which I recovered spinning on the baggage carousel The special access taxi in Barcelona was ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Interior


Disappointed.

Review for Carnival Magic to Transatlantic

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LVWesty
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Where to begin to describe this inaugural transatlantic cruise on the Carnival Magic? Good points: 1. Spacious cabins, but small balconies. 2. New ship, but gaudy décor. 3. The ship's "wine card" which offered a discount on the selections of wines on that card is a great idea and welcomed feature. OK points: 1. Cabin service. Cabin stewards were generally competent and eager to ...
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Sail Date: October 2011

Cabin Type: Balcony


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