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Carnival Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Eastern Caribbean

Carnival
Ship
Eastern Caribbean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

86

Very Good

73

Average

50

Poor

27

Terrible

14

Cruise type

27 Carnival Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Eastern Caribbean


karrisa49 avatar

karrisa49

8 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Frozen!!!

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One thing that works on this ship is the a/c! We love the Punchliner comedy but it was so cold in the Ebony Cabaret you could hang meat in there, we could not bear to stay in there for the comedians. Room service ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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cecerider22

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Crowded!!

Good value, great ports to visit. The entertainment was non-existent, low budget! One good show "Epic Rock" great graphics, but the sound was unbearable. The other was 'Latin Nights" this show was OK, not bad one ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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joybaby

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing C. Magic cruise. Sept. 24, 2017

Have done 20 C. cruises, old ships and new, and this by far was unacceptable. The embarkation, cabin, service and food were all fine. The CD was terrible. He did the safety drill, taking 50 minutes and making ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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BaldLivesMatter

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The first food I EVER wouldn't eat, decor so bad men notice, food poisoning.

Carnival's reputation made us avoid them for 35 years, but heard a positive report recently and gave in so we could drive vs. fly. FOOD: I have always said I'm not particular about my food; that I like almost ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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edtwoxe

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not that great

The first thing is we had cockaroches in our cabin. we should have complained but saw them only the first night. Dining was crowded but we were with a large group but the food was ok and the waiters were good. I am ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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rappjoyce

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Goodby Carnival

This is my last cruise on Carnival. The entertainment was average. The bartenders were not friendly at all. Everywhere you went there were lines. I bought a drink card and even the cokes had to be opened at the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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sammy42

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

a low rate cruise line

dining room food was terrible ,steaks and prime rib very bad , some things were cold , and not even served //embark & debark was like a cattle call, entertainment redundant and some even juvenile , comedians were ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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sitecer@gmail.com

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Poor cruise experience.

This was the third cruise in recent years and by far our worst experience. The boat was over crowded and nearly impossible for handicapped personnel to access an elevator to move between decks particularly in ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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realteeguy@yahoo.com

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wouldn't go again.

The Carnival Magic had very poor entertainment. One person was the MC and he was boring. Jokes were bad and you couldn't understand what he was saying half the time! The food was fair and the portions were so ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Bstand7435@aol.com

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Disappointed Cruiser on Sunshine

One of the most disturbing and stressful trips ever on a carnival cruise. Invited a friend that cruises on another line. It took me 3-4 years to get her to travel on Carnival with me. I have been going with her ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Ilovecritters

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We were really excited to go on this cruise with some friends we had met on the last cruise ( The Triumph). Our friend and my husband love their cigars. Every day there was a wedding or a private function that ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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WendysMom

9 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Disabled? Avoid the Magic at all costs!

Carnival Magic, April 26, 2015 Before I begin my review, I want to caution everyone to inspect your luggage carefully at disembarkation. My husband’s expensive Heys suitcase was cracked on the bottom and I did ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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debvhathome@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

Disappointing cruise

Jan 10-17, 2015 Carnival Sunshine Our complaints some are small and some are large all made for a disappointing cruise. Our sign and sail card. When we received our Gold sign and sail card (indicating that we had ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Reimann_J

6 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

December 14, 2014

Very disappointed in this ship. It was smelly - former smoking areas have not been cleaned of smoke smell - several areas smelled musty. The cruise director acted very unprofessional; he was loud, obnoxious, spoke ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Patrick48

1 Review Written

Seriously disappointed

Having sailed multiple times in the past, I tend to use our Princess cruises as the gold standard. This 8 day cruise on the Carnival Liberty failed to live up to expectations. Perhaps we were spoiled by previous ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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Heartapeel

1 Review Written

16 Carvival cruises - this was the worst!!

We just debarked from a nightmare! Where do I begin!!?? Carnival is cutting back wherever they can. The shows were horrible and short. Entertainment all over the ship was waaaay too loud! The buffet dining area was ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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katgogo192

1 Review Written

Disappointing Cruise from Multiple Carnival Cruise Veteran

Out experience with Carnival Cruise line has been great in the past, but if this was our first I would think twice about ever taking a cruise again..My companion answered a Carnival Conquest evaluation and was ...
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Sail Date January 2014


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ridge-rider

1 Review Written

April 8, 2012 Magic cruise

My wife and I, along with her brother and sister-in-law, sailed from Galveston to Key West, Freeport, and Nassau, the Bahamas. This was our third Carnival cruise. We had previously sailed on the Victory to San Juan, ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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Bug35125

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise with Carnival

My husband and I are retired and this is our second cruise, our first on Carnival. We reside in Florida and drove to Port Everglades, so there were no flights, or hotel stays. We arrived at the Port around 11AM ...
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Sail Date March 2012


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Ms Sully

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Thanksgiving Cruise

Carnival Conquest Nov 20-27, 2011 We arrived Nov 19th. Stayed at the Hilton right next to port. Very nice hotel!!!' A word to travelers. Walk to the ship if you are staying at the Hilton or Harrah's. You ...
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Sail Date November 2011


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cjsebastian

3 Reviews Written

Carnival vs Service? A lost art?

We embarked on this sailing on the Valor because we were celebrating a friend's birthday, and the itinerary included both San Juan and Grand Turk. The price was very good and although we don't usually do 7-day ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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ppjr58

1 Review Written

Living the Dream. Not!

Embarkcation process went smoothly as everyone stated. The family came in 1 day early and stayed at Country Inn and Suites in Cape Canaveral and the stay was very pleasant.OK now our dream beginsWhen boarding the ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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VIRGOSANGEL

1 Review Written

Very Disappointing Cruise

This was my fouth cruise on the high seas. Third one with Carnival, and will be my last with them. Between being served cold dinners three nights in a row, finding a bug in my salad, and being served food in ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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Brazil red

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

250 million Dollar renovation what a joke

250, million Dollar renovation what a joke had an interior spa room it was very nice the Stuart was excellent but other than that I don’t know where they spent all the money on the spa was very nice the food was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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bobandbrat

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Terrible Cruise

Carnival Glory Cruise Director and Entertainment were terrible!!!! Have been on several cruises - this was a big disappointment. Cruise acted like a Mama’s Constantine referring to his Mother pretending to ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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