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Carnival Miracle Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Carnival Miracle
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17 Carnival Miracle Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews


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sbmommaut

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Christmas Cruise on Carnival Miracle

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We picked this cruise because we've always wanted to do a Mexican Riveria cruise and this one worked for our time off from work. We did not travel with any children or anyone else...just the husband and myself!! ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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skiserf

1 Review Written

New Year's Cruise

After reading many reviews lambasting Carnival for their shoddy em/de barkation procedures and abysmal tender offload in Cabo, we were a little concerned about what to expect. Perhaps we set our expectations really ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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fishrandy

1 Review Written

2014 Thanksgiving Family Cruise

My family and I were very excited to take a cruise that we’d been planning and looking forward to for almost a year. When the day of the trip finally arrived, everyone was excited as we climbed into two large ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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roglin711

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Carnival Miracle

Carnival was not "up front" with it's guests for this cruise. A lot of us didn't realize until it was too late, that the Miracle has been having propulsion problems since early this year, and decided to continue ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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josiemartinez

7 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

A Really

Just returned from the NYE cruise out of Long Beach on the Carnival Miracle. A few impressions: Debarkation: Miserably hot, long lines outside then once escorted inside the check in area – Eureka! I was speedily ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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LJHSViking

6 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

The Skip Christmas Cruise

Husband and I wanted a year off from Christmas celebrations: no tree, no lights, no gifts. Church, music, dinner would be missed, but not the shopping and sales. Holiday week cruises are usually sky-high, so when we ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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royal3

12 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Thanksgiving on the Miracle.....

For the 2nd year in a row, we spent Thanksgiving on the 7 day Mexican Riviera cruise. Here is a brief review and some tips: Embarkation: At Long Beach you first check your luggage with a porter on the ground floor ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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sparkledgp

1 Review Written

First Cruise- and Carnival Miracle made us love it!

MY boyfriend and I took our first cruise aboard the Miracle from Christmas Eve to New Years. For the price we booked (booked an obstructed view balcony room but got bumped to a regular balcony) we felt the cru8ise, ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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Need a Miracle

1 Review Written

Keep your hands out of my pocket!

A friend and I decided to get away for the dual holidays of Christmas and New Year's and decided that the Carnival Miracle was a perfect option because it sailed from New York (we're New Yorkers) and we were looking ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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konnE

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our Second Cruise with Carnival Very Disappointing

We sailed on the Carnival Miracle in April out of NYC. We had cruised on Carnival's Inspiration 8 years ago(our first cruise) and everything was exceptional. However, we were truly disappointed with this cruise. ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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bluenoser12345

2 Reviews Written

Great trip

Overall great trip, except one glitch. We booked this trip months ago, and booked anytime dining. When we reached the port to register, the cards we received said 6 pm dining. We were told it was our travel ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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christina-xxx

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas Sailing

Boarding the ship VIP went very smooth, we were on boat within 30 min. VIP lounge offered cookies and fruit punch. Some people were sneaking in VIP line and staff was allowing them to proceed. The regular line to ...
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Sail Date December 2010


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dcruisers

15 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

NEW YEAR'S MIRACLE!

We welcomed the New Year on the Carnival Miracle and loved it! We arrived in Fort Lauderdale the same day the ship left, Dec 30th. We prefer going the day before but with Christmas and visits to family, we needed ...
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Sail Date December 2009


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Rocketnana

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

No Miracle

My husband and I cruised on the Miracle over the Thanksgiving holidays. We have cruised numerous times before on Princess, Royal Caribbean and Celebrity. We decided to give Carnival a try this time because the ports ...
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Sail Date November 2009


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Voodoo1

1 Review Written

Thanksgiving Cruise on the Miracle 2009

My husband and his brother's family took the Southern Caribbean cruise for the 2009 Thanksgiving holiday. The three ports were St. Maarten, St. Lucia, and St. Kitts. We have cruised with Royal Caribbean and ...
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Sail Date November 2009


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tampabrat22

4 Reviews Written

Wedding + Group of 30 + 8 days Cruise = Miracle!! Dec. 2008

Getting to Ft. Lauderdale: We live in Tampa, so we had a 250+ mile drive ahead of us. Most of us rented cars (from Tampa Int Airport) the day before, we met up at a local gas station and made sure everyone had gas, ...
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Sail Date December 2008


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jmss1950

12 Reviews Written

Carnival Miracle Christmas Cruise

Christmas on the Miracle. DH and I both teachers in our late 50s living in south Georgia. This was our 17th cruise, 9th with Carnival and 4th Christmas cruise. We drove the 7 hours south to visit DH and SIL in ...
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Sail Date December 2008


Carnival Miracle Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining3.53.9
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation3.54
Family4.04.1
Enrichment1.53.4
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.54
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