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Carnival Southern Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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2,214 Carnival Southern Caribbean Cruise Reviews


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Flacruzr

1 Review Written

Disappointed

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Just got back last Sunday from an 8 day trip on the Horizon (3/15). I have cruised on 35+ cruises and this was my least favorite. Embarkation was a breeze and there was no wait. We ate in the dining room 6 ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Dr. John from PG County

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Bucket List Experience

This sailing on the Carnival Pride was a Journeys trip which means Carnival added several opportunities to meet with the entertainers, wait and cabin staff. They also had special events including the Captain’s ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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mscxd

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Divine, Great, Good, Meh, and Bad of Carnival’s Pride

We sailed on The Pride from November 3 to 18, 2019. We booked a 14 day cruise, but a storm turned it into a 15 day cruise. Here is my review of the cruise and our experiences. The Divine: The food and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Waddy

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing!

We arrived in Fort Lauderdale the day prior to our cruise. Stayed at the Four Points Sheraton Cruise/Port which was a 5 minute drive from Port Evergaldes. For a small fee you could book a shuttle to your ship. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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pambecause

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Relaxing

When getting to port embarkation went smoothly. Cabin was in the family harbour inside was concerned that there would be noise from children but this was a comp room so just happy to be on cruise, the noise was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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BABYJOSIE98

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful week in the Southern Caribbean!

We had a fantastic week on the Carnival Horizon! This was my 27th cruise and have been on Carnival, Royal, Disney and NCL. I really love the layout of the new Carnival ships. So open and beautiful! We really ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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jmcathome

14 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Horizon Southern Caribbean

Choice this cruise as a group trip to try a new ship. Ship was fine but not too my liking. Plenty to do . Went to Ft. Lauderdale on Friday night . Drove to Miami on Sat morning and parked at Safe Cruise parking ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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mjarvis1485

1 Review Written

Carnival Horizon Feb 2020

Airport Transfers - We began by utilizing an airport to cruise port (Fort Lauderdale to Miami Cruise port) for the first time and we are so very happy we did - Jiffy Jeff. The driver(s) and vehicle were great! ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ChosenOne

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Breezin' through a Journeys Cruise

This was a 14 day Journeys cruise. With mostly older passengers and a ton of Platinum & Diamond sailing it was not your typical cruise. Embarkation was a dream. Debarkation was a nightmare...because of so many ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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aubrey08

2 Reviews Written

Enjoyable and memorable cruise

We went with this cruise because it's family friendly. We have a 3 and 5 year old and thought they would have fun at Camp Ocean. We also traveled with my parents who are in their 70's. Our rooms were right next to ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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ew-northcarolina

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ship is over-rated but Great way to get away from winter and enjoy the Caribbean

This was our 8th cruise. We were on the Horizon out of Miami, in a deck 8 mid ship balcony cabin. We had early dining with a group of 12 adults. Our embarkation process went very smoothly. We practically ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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MrsCollier

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Horizon Havana Cabana was worth it!

This was my 2nd sailing on Carnival Horizon. We liked it so much cruising with one of our sons in June 2019, that after getting engaged in July and married in September, we decided to honeymoon on the Horizon. I'll ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Sagittarius traveler

1 Review Written

8 Days of Fun

Chose this cruise for the itinerary aurba and Curacao new places to visit never been before. Pros: 1) JiJi kitchen (restaurant), we reserved ahead of time for two nights and it was worth it first and last ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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swiegner

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing compared to previous Carnival cruises

This was our fourth Carnival cruise. The embarkation experience was wonderful. The best we've ever had. We were originally upset because we wanted to purchase Faster to the Fun and it sold out before we could ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kpowerscruiser

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not Impressed

We're Platinum cruisers on carnival and like to take a New Years cruise every year. We've been on the Breeze and Vista before so we chose the Horizon because it was the newest in that class of ship. I would have ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ICount4U

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Another Great Christmas Cruise

Just back from our Christmas cruise to the southern Caribbean. First time on the Magic and it was very enjoyable. Had a balcony cabin on deck 11 - our cabin steward serviced our room once per day - which was as we ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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bdock21

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Highly disappointed

First off I mean absolutely no disrespect to the service staff, our room steward and wait staff were fantastic. However, I’m thoroughly disappointed!!! The ship was in an overall state of rundown disrepair. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Pamie61

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed this ship immensely

I selected this ship (3/23/19) for the ports it was cruising to and it was a new ship. I enjoyed my entire week on this ship and am surprised by a lot of the negative comments I'm reading. Our balcony stateroom (mid ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Candi187

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly...

The Good - i enjoyed the ship as a whole but there was definitely room for major improvement. The layout while nice could have been better thought out as far as color scheme is concerned. I stayed in a Havana ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Cyndi Irving

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Carnival Pride good value

Port of entry Baltimore. Convenience. Good value. Staff excellent in every area. Pizza and burgers excellent. David’s restaurants absolutely wonderful. David’s / Worth the extra expense. Enjoyed the adult pool. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Papa GNJ

1 Review Written

Great southern Caribbean

This was our 6th Carnival and was one of the best. The Magic is not a new ship but in good shape. If you look hard enough I’m sure you will find a rust spot or two but we were not there to inspect every detail we ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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blkbelt3dg

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Ship! Excellent Ports!

This was our first Journey's cruise. We did not know what to expect. Out of 3800 Passengers, 1800 were Platinum and about 100 were diamond. This means you will wait if you aren't diamond or platinum. If I had to ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MelissaBal

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

So fun, could use a couple tweaks

We chose this cruise for new ports we hadn’t visited, specific duration, and to experience a newer/large Carnival ship. I traveled with my 3 kids (18,13,11), and with a total group of 17. We stayed in 6235 which ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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tamarajamara

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Keep your expectations low, very low

I love cruising. Having sailed many cruises, itineraries, ship sizes, cabin types and lines from luxury to value. I do my homework before choosing and CC has provided many helpful tips. My mantra has always been ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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VegasMark

27 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Active Cruiser Review

I went on this cruise with my octogenarian Dad. We are both very active for our ages. This was my 31st cruise, and probably about the 8th with Carnival. I usually choose Carnival or Royal. We stayed at the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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