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69cruiser
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This was our first cruise and we chose Carnival because of the price and that it covered our birthdays. Our trip started well with the shuttle from the airport it was easy to use,( they found us) quick and our luggage was well taken care ... Read more
dropanchor
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
443 forum posts
25 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
After leaving such a negative report on the Ovation of the Seas in Jan I thought it only fair I should leave a report on our last cruise on Carnival Spirit in March. We first cruised on this ship back in 2001 doing the Los Angles to ... Read more
MrChocoholic
Member Since 2012
10 reviews
94 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This was the worst and the best of cruising on Carnival. First, PLEASE believe me that I always go into every situation hoping for the best but...somehow, some way or someone turns my attitude sour. From the beginning when I got that ... Read more
Banditswife
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
3,313 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We chose this cruise because it had 3 ports we had not visited before, the price was decent & we had never sailed on the Splendor. My 90 yr old mother & sister joined us for this cruise. Mom had only sailed a couple of times ... Read more
jfangman124
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This was our second cruise. Both on Carnival. I'll admit, I was a little nervous about being on the Sunshine after some of the reviews I read. But after our cruise, I have to say it was overall a very good cruise and the ship was better ... Read more
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docpeter1953
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed February 2017
Had a wonderful cruise. All cruise staff from Mohamed who kept my room clean (and folded towels different daily), the bus men/women, guest relations staff, and Vladimir the buffet floor supervisor ( easy to tell all his employees loved ... Read more
cruisebabe_2013
Member Since 2013
6 reviews
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2017
This was our 25th cruise, 7th on Carnival. We are an active couple in our 60s that enjoys cruising but we still feel Royal Caribbean is better. We chose the Magic because our friends booked it first and the price was good for us to join ... Read more
Leer
Member Since 2003
3 reviews
180 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We choose this cruise because w/love the ports and it was also our first cruise on this ship. We flew from La Crosse, WI. to Miami on 2/11/17. We stayed the night before our cruise at the Embassy Suites Airport in Miami. We have stayed ... Read more
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labpup16
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
We got in on a special pricing deal. It was scheduled a year in advance. In the past, we have sailed on four different cruise lines and they were all special in there own way. Literally my only complaint, through my bad choice, was our ... Read more
cruise-aholicRN
Member Since 2003
3 reviews
153 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
What can I say? This was a wonderful cruise. The service was excellent. The food was excellent. I especially liked the Nick and Nora steakhouse – it was amazing! There was lots to do on the ship , Never boring. I had the best mac ... Read more
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Dave1974
Member Since 2015
5 reviews
7 helpful votes
This cruise was for my husbands birthday, a couple friends came with us. We had a great time, the service was pretty amazing too. There were never really any waits for drinks. The highlight of the cruise certainly was the cruise ... Read more
mmackin
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
It was the superbowl cruise of the western caribbean. The first time 18 of us went. First time on the carnival magic for most of us. Dining was super disappointing. The food was wonderful but the service was horrible. Half our table (9) ... Read more
MamaCat67
Member Since 2017
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This was our first cruise and they did not disappoint. The whole crew was so much fun and did so much to make our cruise interesting and fun. So many activities happening all the time it was hard to decide what to do and when. Everyone was ... Read more
ValGio
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
As far as a cruise under one week, and a Galveston port, this cruise is a good value. Our sailing date, Feb. 6 had mostly senior groups and was a great getaway. The spa fell short of expectations though. We elected to remain on ... Read more
tbrady1808
Member Since 2017
1 review
11 helpful votes
Ship MS Carnival Victory Date 2/6/2017 Folks, I am a gold member on Carnival so I obviously have been on several cruises. Just some thoughts on our experience for your consideration - you decide for yourself. This is the ... Read more
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Goldenrule5333
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Took this short cruise just to get away for a few days. Port Canaveral is a nice port and embarkation is usually fast. This time we arrived about 11 AM since that was the first shuttle our hotel had, so they were already doing embarkation, ... Read more
jimbojude
Member Since 2012
1 review
5 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We stayed in 1115 - balcony in the front of the ship. WE arrived two days prior to embarkation and stayed at the Hyatt Regency Pier 66. It was wonderful and highly recommend. Will definitely return there. We choose this cruise for the ... Read more
Carefu Jim
Member Since 2017
1 review
10 helpful votes
My wife and I just returned from an 8 day cruise on Carnival's Conquest - a 3,000 passenger ship built in 2002. That was our sixth cruise in 13 years - two other on Carnival (in the 2000's) and three on Norwegian Lines ("NCL") ... Read more
jrlm59
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We went to Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlán, and Puerto Vallarta. Never went to those places before and I'm glad I did. It was a great experience. The ship was very nice, although as always there is room for improvement! Embarkation ... Read more
Phantazma1988
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
I had a wonderful time on this ship, the whole crew was very friendly including Housekeeping. There was no dissatisfaction for me the whole cruise. I love Karaoke and the two people who hosted it were two women named Kelsey & Maggie, ... Read more
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mamawsnest
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
687 forum posts
This was the Bloggers 10 hot cruise and I wanted to meet John. How pleased I was to also meet Mr. Radu! The American feast is not what normal Americans eat. Not much was interesting but thoroughly enjoyed the wait staff-Indrawan and ... Read more
dhull773
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Have cruise over 20 times with Carnival. This is my first negative review of any ship. Embarkation and debarkation in NOLA smooth as always. Ship was not clean and rotten odors throughout in passageways and public restrooms. Crew staff ... Read more
Thedrix
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because of the convenience of leaving from Tampa (30 minutes from home) and the variety of ports on just a 7 day cruise. To make it even better, we were joined by 2 friends who were EXCITED about their first cruise. ... Read more
DJL2017
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2017
Chose this cruise because of the ports of call. Embarkation was the worst thing about the whole trip. People were backed up outside and inside. Did not go smoothly. It was supposed to be a new system with specific times to embark but ... Read more
cdub2268
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Decided to try Carnival, even though they have had their problems in the past. Thought this might be good since the ship was new. The ship and cabins were clean and the service was very good. The meals were average and the menu was ... Read more
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