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Carnival Spirit Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Carnival
Carnival Spirit
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

20

Very Good

17

Average

11

Poor

4

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

338

First-Time Cruisers

83

Romantic Cruises

73

Senior Cruises

57

Group and Theme Cruises

24

57 Carnival Spirit Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Juliej85 avatar

Juliej85

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Friendly crew

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Chose this cruise because it didn’t involve going to an airport. Easy embarkation for my 77 year old mum. Driven straight to the door of the ship. However on disembarkation private cars were not allowed on the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Roxey

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fun Cruise, Fun People.

The cruise Director Chloe made this cruise amazing!Loved the new menu in Nouveau!behind the fun tour very interesting!room stewards were great and always remembered our name!This ship is really starting to show her ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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blackeldo

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Just About the Same Old Same Old

CARNIVAL SPIRIT embodies CARNIVAL’S value for money and family themes. WATER SLIDES and SPLASH POOLS plus TWIN FAMILY SWIM POOLS appeal to the young (and not so – at 73 I can’t resist the high GREEN THUNDER ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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sharooba

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Family Christmas Cruise

We chose to get away from the hustle & bustle of Christmas preparations and relax with the family (kids & grand-kids) on a Christmas cruise. The children went to kids club, some enjoyed it, some didn't. If you ...
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Sail Date December 2018


LarkC avatar

LarkC

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best holiday for a person on their own

I chose this cruise because it was sailing out of Sydney and I have always wanted to do that. It was also going to New Caledonia where I haven't been before. It was my first cruise experience and I was a little ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Kathy Richards

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed the Spirit

Went with 10 family members kids and grand parents etc. Fantastic French provincial day core. Glass elevators. Elegant dining room. Rooms were adequate. Had a balcony double bed and 2 bunks. Cupboards and drawers ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Molonglo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Crew helpful and efficient but management weird

The embarkation process was efficient but the security checking staff need to improve their manners and consideration of elderly passengers, and try to emulate their counterparts at airport security checks. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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karere

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

An average cruise on a older ship.

To see 2 destinations we had not visited before. We had been to Singapore several times so there was not much for us to do. Embarkation was lengthy. The food on the ship was only average and if you wanted ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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shad2038

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Komodo etc

Reason for this trip - Komodo and my wife has been raving about her last trip. Staff the best of any cruise. Kitchen quality control woeful. - Mad hatter tea party, no coffee, sandwiches curling up - stale. ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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WalterZ

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Average cruise.

It was a good time of the year to be out of Australia. So Singapore to Sydney sounded good Cruise was just average in terms of dining and entertainment. The formal dining - service was very good from Ilham and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Buddah05

1 Review Written

5 night cruise to Tasmania, too short, only kidding, enjoyed the Carnival Spirit

Last Cruised in - 1980 , P & O Oriana, Catch up with friend on short cruise from back then. Find out what Cruising in 2018 Was like. Excellent time on Carnival Spirit, All Service was good , ship was good , ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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l.roberts11

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best dining experiences

We were hesitant about carnival but it suited for a quick trip after 5 days in sydney we did the same cruise 11yrs ago on a P&O ship but spirit was much better, we weren't planning on doing shore excursions due ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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jilltanaskovic

2 Reviews Written

Ok Cruise ship

I went on this ship three years ago and in my opinion it has gone down hill a bit. The food is not of very good standard on the buffet and the restaurant has the same food as the buffet with only one soup ...
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Sail Date October 2017


Alan1969 avatar

Alan1969

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

An average cruise

Went on this cruise after being recomended by a friend. Embarkation and disembarkation were smooth and ran well. Cabin staff were excellent and nothing was too much bother for them. The ship for it's size ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Peal

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Pack and Go Deal

I happened to walk into the Cruise specialist TA and ask if there were any good deals around for a cruise out of Sydney. A balcony room for 2 people for 11 nights at a total cost of $2,300 seemed like a good deal, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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BoonyPerth

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Overall Experience

This was our first cruise with Carnival. We chose this cruise to celebrate our wedding anniversary and my wife's birthday. We were very happy with the choice for the following reasons * value for money * ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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ali_rulez999

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise Trip For The Entire Family

We went on Carnival Spirit from Sydney to Moreton Island in early May. The Cruise is simply amazing, Best value for Money. Its a perfect leisure trip for the entire family. The ship has got everything that you can ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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patricia boardman

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

We have sailed on other cruise liners in the past but prefer Carnival, in saying this we much prefer the Spirit to the Legend as it seems to have more atmosphere & is more of - as the ship says - a fun ship & there ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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drobinson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise - exceeded our expectations - SPIRIT is a very appropriate name

We chose this cruise as 9 day trip from Sydney to New Caledonia and Vanuatu - to experience for ourselves the cruising experience. Carnival Spirit seemed to suit but we had no real experience with any cruise ship ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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patmaxwell49

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Awesome

our kids did it for us was not keen at first my wife and i are hooked will be doing another cruise with carnival spirit loved everything about the ship, the service to our cabin was excellent thank you and Wini ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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69cruiser

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Great trip to the Islands

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 ...
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Sail Date February 2017


dropanchor avatar

dropanchor

2 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Try a cruise on her

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 ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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mail4geetanjali@gmail.com

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

First Cruise - better than expected

This was our first cruise and we loved it. Embarkation went pretty smoothly and we did not have to wait for long. The ship was beautiful and clean.The luggage was delivered to the room before 5 pm. Our room steward ...
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Sail Date September 2016


RS200 avatar

RS200

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Could be a better Carnival somewhere else.

Thought we would try another cruise line for a change. Carnival Spirit had a small five day cruise from Sydney to Moreton Island,and return. First the good news. Getting from the airport to the ship was made ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Shirlmo

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

Having done two previous cruises we were offered a great deal for this cruise This was supposed to take us to Isle of Pines, Mystery Island, Suva, Port Denerau and then Noumea. Our first stop became Noumea, owing ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Carnival Spirit Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.54.2
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms3.54.2
Fitness Recreation4.04
Family5.03.8
Enrichment3.03.5
Service5.04.3
Value For Money4.54.1
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