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Carnival Sunshine Outside Cabin Cruise Reviews

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Typical Mid-Range Carnival Cruises Experience
"The friendly and creative bartenders are one of the best things about the entire cruise like many Carnival cruises ive experienced as well.The service was memorable as always though and is one of the things I love about Carnival...."Read More
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Typical Mid-Range Carnival Cruises Experience

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CleverCruisesKat
10+ Cruises • Age 30s

This was a typical mid-range Carnival experience. It met my expectations but did not exceed my expectations or 'WOW' me. As usual, the main dining room has really gone downhill and it is a shame that specialty dining is required in the evenings for an excellent meal at dinner. Fortunately, breakfast/brunch and a few lunch offerings like Guys Burgers and the pizza place, are excellent in comparison ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Ocean View


GOOD 5 DAY GETAWAY FROM LOCAL CHARLESTON, SC

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corvetteatthelake
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Booked this cruise because we could drive to the port and do a "Snooze and Cruise" at the local Best Western. Hotel provided parking and shuttle to and from the port. Embarkation was delayed an hour due to the ship entering port late because of bad weather. Initially a little confusing because the shuttle dropped you off at a building where you went through and then boarded another shuttle to ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with disabled person


Almost met the expectations we had.... Almost

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Mtickle4
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

We just arrived back in Charleston yesterday, the 22nd. We definitely were very excited for the trip and to some extent, it lived up to our expectations. This was my 4th or 5th cruise and the first for my fiancée. I have previously been on Carnival and Royal Caribbean. We had a relatively smooth check-in process. The new building that was added in May was nice, but the newly upgraded computers ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


books are rocky

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nutman111
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I choose this cruise since it is closer to home. had surgery in September and had to cancel my Bermuda cruise, took this one to replace it.. took a while to get well. I read that people complain about the Sunshine being rocky.. I've never been on any boat that didn't rock a little. trip was great , food in all areas that I ate was excellent. Cabins were clean as expected. Service was ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with disabled person


Sunshine review Sept. 22-28, 2019

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bingo3
6-10 Cruises

We cruised Sept. 22-28 on the Sunshine, originally for 1.5 days in Bermuda, but diverted due to hurricane Jerry to Princess Cays and Nassau. We were disappointed as Bermuda was the main reason we booked the cruise and the fact it was leaving from Charleston. We knew it was hurricane season, but unfortunately, all of the Bermuda options on Carnival from Charleston are during hurricane season and ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Good time

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Eastern

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pambecause
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We went on this cruise with casino offer and port is close to home. So price was very good travel to and from was easy. Was a bit concerned about the bus between to get on ship but it went very smoothly not much wait on embarking or disembark. We had an ocean view on first floor room was larger than many balcony we have had in the past. Or room steward was one of the worst we have had we saw him ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Great cruise enough said

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Briarb2
First Time Cruiser • Age 20s

My family chose this cruise because it was not very costly and we heard carnival was good and it was a ship close to home. The overall experience on the boat was fantastic staff was great our housekeeper or steward Gede did a great job always had our room clean and always had a big smile on his face to serve us an all around great guy! All the staff all around did great and always had smiles on ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with children


FAMILY CRUISE

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Southern

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pete5521
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Chose this cruise to celebrate birthdays of two family members. Seven of the thirteen members of our party are platinum Carnival cruise members. The ship is in good condition, however the cleanliness of the lower deck lounging area and lounge chairs was terrible, bordering on disgusting. Dirt and dried white paint flecks were all over the chairs, sticking to towels and clothing. The ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with children


12 days of Sunshine!

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stjohnbeachlover
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

My husband and I just returned from a 13 day journeys cruise aboard the Sunshine. We typically have rain a good portion of our vacation and were pleasantly surprised to only have rain two half days. The ship itself is in great shape for its age. The crew went out of their way to make the cruise special. We visited 7 islands - St. Thomas, Aruba, Curacao, St. Marteen, St. Kitts, San Juan, and Amber ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Fun & Relaxing

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bigbadbarb
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Great get away just before the busy holiday season. MIkey the Cruise Director is fantastic. Keeps the crowds involved and entertained. Wonderful staff from top of the ship to bottom.Onboard entertainment was great so loved they get the audience interacting with the team. Bingo is getting more expensive with lower prizes. The food coming out at MDR could be warmer. Sometimes i got cool food so sent ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Cabin Type: Ocean View


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