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Carnival Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Eastern Caribbean

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Eastern Caribbean
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48

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48 Carnival Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Eastern Caribbean


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Gjjiii

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Think twice before booking

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I've been cruising for 40 years, starting in 1978 on the emerald seas. I've taken over 40 cruises and am a gold carnival member. We took advantage of the many hotels that offer a park and cruise program where you ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MAddington

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed! Carnival’s standards and quality are sinking fast!

My husband and I chose Carnival for our honeymoon cruise. This was my 5th cruise with Carnival. After this one, we most likely won’t choose it again. The worst part was other passengers who were loud and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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anthonyatlas

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Not Impressed

I have cruised on Carnival 9 times and this was the 2nd to worst cruise. The activities were lacking, the assistant wait staff was poor for the first few days and one Alchemy Bartender was really rude and not ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Cool Breeze Wes

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time cruising

The staff was nice most of the time, the balcony room was fair. We only got a few channels on the TV, not that we were there to be watching TV but come on. The food was terrible!!!!! I was told that cruise line ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Tpotts8

1 Review Written

Unhappy traveler

We were very disappointed in the room we had while on board. I booked this trip in July of 2018. The room we received did not match the description of what the Carnival agent told us it would be. We spoke to ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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mdcoles64

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

I chose this cruise because it had two ports that I had not yet visited. I was disappointed for the following reasons: 1. The telephone in our cabin did not work. I called guest services,they promised to send ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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srhart2006

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not my favorite

We take Carnival every year, this was my least favorite ship that we've ever went on. It was hot all over the ship, the cabins were miserable hot, and every guest that I spoke with stated the same. The bars, ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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TakSchEsp

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

No Such Thing as a Passable Free Lunch

My fiancée and I decided to plan a cruise for my birthday, and we were excited by the idea of a brand-new cruise ship for Carnival. It is our first cruise together, having only taken cruises with our families ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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JkyLovesRuss

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Last time

Embarkation was smooth as we were priority. we headed towards our room at about 1:30 and wallah, it was ready! Our cabin was spacious, our balcony has seen better days, some of the clothing drawers were broken. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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happy140

1 Review Written

Great and Outstanding Food-Lousy Customer Team Desk Service--Really Poor

This is my second Carnival Cruise-Legend was our first and Pride our second. Pride is a SMALL OLDER ship.Sailed out of Baltimore -we walked in and registered and walked straight on to the ship and INTO OUR ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Uptown110

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never again- our honeymoon dissapointment

we have been cruising w carnival since early 2000. We chose Horizon for our honeymoon because : 1 convenient (we live 15 mins away) 2 new ship 3 Havana suites/ cabana option We stayed in interior ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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61cAT

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Ship Needs Updating

This was out first cruise ever. It was a big disappointment. The food was so-so. The main dining room had the best food. The food on the Lido deck was just so-so. The service was not outstanding. The best servers ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Auralia

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wish I could have slept, poor customer service.

We chose this cruise because it matched the days I had off of school. We were in cabin 2371 and it sounded like someone was bowling and dropping pans above our heads about 20 hours a day. We complained and the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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AngelaSmith764

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Old ship - a lot of problems

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 ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Boopoopadoop826

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Cruisers beware....

To start off this was my and my husband first cruise ever! Our experience on the Carnival Splendor was not a very good one! First off we arrive to our room and hours later when we get ready for bed I noticed there ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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rivers0703

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Small, Old Rocky Ship

We chose this cruise because it sailed out of Orlando (or what we though was Orlando). We had to drive from Pittsburgh to Atlanta to drop our kids off and wanted to travel to the closest port so that we wouldn't ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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RelaxingFun4Me

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

For a good time DON'T go on the Breeze

I had chose Carnival Breeze because it was our honeymoon cruise, my husband had never cruised before but I had on the Magic (a wonderful ship in every way and the true meaning of the fun ship), which is no longer ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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jam0s222

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not sure if return to Carnival line.

It was a good deal & good timing which is why i bought it. It was my Christmas present to my girlfriend so I wanted it to be perfect. I'd say the experience was decent for it being my first cruise, but definitely ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Just A Bug

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Too many days at sea...I am not happy

This was trip number 14, on Carnival Splendor. We were planning on just one trip this year with friends. We stopped at two ports and then the unthinkable happened. Some technical problems happened. Ship headed back ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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middlesoundmom

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Had to go out of our way to make the cruise worth it....

We have been on many Carnival Cruises and love their boats and service. That being said this is the worst cruise we had ever been on. It was like they cut down on everything to save money. The AC on the boat hardly ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Bandman32

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, great ports, but service severely lacking.

My wife and I really enjoyed the ship but the service was really lacking. We purchased an Ocean Suite 7267 and really like the priority boarding. We liked all the port of calls and our excursions were great fun. ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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bacvolvo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

No More Carnival Cruises for Me

Summary After many years without going on a Carnival cruise this trip confirmed why, Carnival cruises are terrible, and not worth even the low price they charge. Carnival can fool 1st timers but seasoned ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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lmharkcom

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Overall we were not happy.

We were initially not assigned a room until our boarding day. Our luggage tags were labeled TBA. At the airport they found our names and tagged the luggage with a room on the 9th deck. During the embarking we were ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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JMW331

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

You get what you pay for; actually, much less.

Not sure where to start. I guess I'll go do the "good, bad and ugly" Good- -We had a late flight we got to the Port of Miami around 3:00 PM. Only took 15 minutes to get on the ship. (Glad we didn't do the ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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Cherisa

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Carnival Magic lacked magic.

This was my first and last cruise on a Carnival ship. I prefer Royal Caribbean! Let me begin. We had a balcony room mid ship; cabin 8259. I loved the balcony. I did not like the layout of the ship. The promenade ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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