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4 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Freeport, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Miami
  • Day 2
    Freeport
  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 5
    Miami
Ship Details

Norwegian Sky - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Open bar included in fare; Cuba itineraries include an overnight in Havana

Cons

Only sails short, three- to five-night itineraries

Bottom Line

Perfectly sized ship for short trips to Bahamas and Cuba, with fun, festive atmosphere

Reviews

Norwegian Sky Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins3.0
Dining4.0
Service4.5
Value4.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

3 Night
Bahamas & Perfect Day Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Nassau, Perfect Day at CocoCay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Royal Caribbean International
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Nassau
  • Day 3
    Perfect Day at CocoCay
  • Day 4
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Mariner of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Pros

Something surprising to see or do around every corner, no shortage of action onboard

Cons

Some specialty dining reservations were impossible to come by due to the short sailings

Bottom Line

Activity-filled, weekend-friendly itineraries and great food make an ideal sailing

Reviews

Mariner of the Seas Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
5.0/5
Cabins4.5
Dining5.0
Service4.5
Value5.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

2019 Best for Fitness & Recreation

4 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Key West, Great Stirrup Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Norwegian Sun - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Refurbished spaces boast clean, modern design; a plethora of tasty dining options abounds.

Cons

Buffets are often congested and signage is lacking; there are no water slides/water parks.

Bottom Line

Great overall experience with tons of dining and activity choices and itinerary options.

Reviews

Norwegian Sun Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0
Service3.5
Value3.5

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

3 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Nassau, Great Stirrup Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Miami
  • Day 2
    Nassau
  • Day 3
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 4
    Miami
Ship Details

Norwegian Sky - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Open bar included in fare; Cuba itineraries include an overnight in Havana

Cons

Only sails short, three- to five-night itineraries

Bottom Line

Perfectly sized ship for short trips to Bahamas and Cuba, with fun, festive atmosphere

Reviews

Norwegian Sky Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins3.0
Dining4.0
Service4.5
Value4.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

4 Night
Key West & Nassau Cruise

Leaving:
Fort Lauderdale
Visiting:
Key West, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Royal Caribbean International
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  • Day 1
    Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Cruising
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
Ship Details

Majesty of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Pros

Fun-filled, short cruises that tick all the boxes -- sun, sea, sand and booze

Cons

Older ship with limited attractions, especially if you're used to newer ships

Bottom Line

If you want a good value short-break cruise in the sun, you can't go wrong on Majesty

Reviews

Majesty of the Seas Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins3.0
Dining3.0
Service4.0
Value3.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

2019 Best for Fitness & Recreation

4 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Key West, Freeport ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Freeport
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Norwegian Sun - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Refurbished spaces boast clean, modern design; a plethora of tasty dining options abounds.

Cons

Buffets are often congested and signage is lacking; there are no water slides/water parks.

Bottom Line

Great overall experience with tons of dining and activity choices and itinerary options.

Reviews

Norwegian Sun Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0
Service3.5
Value3.5

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

4 Night
Bahamas & Perfect Day Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Nassau, Perfect Day at CocoCay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Royal Caribbean International
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Perfect Day at CocoCay
  • Day 5
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Mariner of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Pros

Something surprising to see or do around every corner, no shortage of action onboard

Cons

Some specialty dining reservations were impossible to come by due to the short sailings

Bottom Line

Activity-filled, weekend-friendly itineraries and great food make an ideal sailing

Reviews

Mariner of the Seas Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
5.0/5
Cabins4.5
Dining5.0
Service4.5
Value5.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

2019 Best for Fitness & Recreation

3 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Great Stirrup Cay, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Norwegian Sun - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Refurbished spaces boast clean, modern design; a plethora of tasty dining options abounds.

Cons

Buffets are often congested and signage is lacking; there are no water slides/water parks.

Bottom Line

Great overall experience with tons of dining and activity choices and itinerary options.

Reviews

Norwegian Sun Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0
Service3.5
Value3.5

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

4 Day
Bahamas Itinerary

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Nassau, Freeport ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Freeport
  • Day 5
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Carnival Liberty - Carnival Cruise Line

Pros

The crew goes out of their way to ensure you're enjoying yourself

Cons

Enrichment opportunities could be tailored to actually enrich the Bahamian experience

Bottom Line

The carefree atmosphere and abundance of activities make it a great value

Reviews

Carnival Liberty Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins4.5
Dining4.0
Service5.0
Value4.5

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

3 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Key West, Great Stirrup Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Miami
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 4
    Miami
Ship Details

Norwegian Pearl - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Plenty of dining, nightlife and family options to easily accommodate short sailings

Cons

Unless you're onboard for a theme charter, evening entertainment might feel a bit dated

Bottom Line

Whether you're just taking a long weekend or sailing with superstars, Norwegian Pearl is a cheerful ship to call home

Reviews

Norwegian Pearl Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining3.0
Service4.0
Value4.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

5 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Key West, Freeport ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Miami
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Freeport
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 6
    Miami
Ship Details

Norwegian Sky - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Open bar included in fare; Cuba itineraries include an overnight in Havana

Cons

Only sails short, three- to five-night itineraries

Bottom Line

Perfectly sized ship for short trips to Bahamas and Cuba, with fun, festive atmosphere

Reviews

Norwegian Sky Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins3.0
Dining4.0
Service4.5
Value4.0

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What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

5 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Tampa
Visiting:
Key West, Freeport ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Tampa
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Freeport
  • Day 4
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Tampa
Ship Details

Norwegian Jade - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Venues are spread evenly throughout the ship, limiting congestion

Cons

Standard cabins are a bit on the small side

Bottom Line

Recent refurbishments have the ship looking and feeling like new

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Norwegian Jade Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0
Service5.0
Value4.0

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3 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Key West, Great Stirrup Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 4
    Miami
Ship Details

Norwegian Sky - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Open bar included in fare; Cuba itineraries include an overnight in Havana

Cons

Only sails short, three- to five-night itineraries

Bottom Line

Perfectly sized ship for short trips to Bahamas and Cuba, with fun, festive atmosphere

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Norwegian Sky Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins3.0
Dining4.0
Service4.5
Value4.0

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4 Night
Bahamas & Perfect Day Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Nassau, Perfect Day at CocoCay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Royal Caribbean International
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    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Miami
Ship Details

Navigator of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Pros

A trendy ship, with virtual balconies in inside cabins and entertainment consists of drone light shows

Cons

Not a quiet, subdued ship, nor does it have modern cabins with features like multiple outlets and USB ports

Bottom Line

Navigator of the Seas is a great ship for a short, family-friendly getaway

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Navigator of the Seas Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins4.5
Dining4.5
Service4.5
Value4.5

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4 Day
Bahamas Cruise

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Leaving:
Charleston
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Nassau, Charleston ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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    Charleston
  • Day 2
    Cruising
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    Nassau
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    Charleston
Ship Details

Carnival Sunshine - Carnival Cruise Line

Pros

Ship offers updated bars, restaurants and revamped kids' spaces.

Cons

Adults-only areas, while lovely, are a bit small.

Bottom Line

Former Carnival Destiny underwent $155 million makeover, and the improvements are noticeable.

Reviews

Carnival Sunshine Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value5.0

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3 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Nassau, Ocean Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
MSC Cruises
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  • Day 4
    Miami
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MSC Meraviglia - MSC Cruises

Pros

Fantastic for families; foodies and for those who just want to have a lot of fun

Cons

The endless activities and constant noise, plus kids up all hours, can be a little overwhelming

Bottom line: Big, fun, family-friendly ship with good food and endless entertainment

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MSC Meraviglia Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
5.0/5
Cabins5.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value5.0

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4 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Freeport, Great Stirrup Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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    Miami
  • Day 2
    Freeport
  • Day 3
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Miami
Ship Details

Norwegian Sky - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Open bar included in fare; Cuba itineraries include an overnight in Havana

Cons

Only sails short, three- to five-night itineraries

Bottom Line

Perfectly sized ship for short trips to Bahamas and Cuba, with fun, festive atmosphere

Reviews

Norwegian Sky Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins3.0
Dining4.0
Service4.5
Value4.0

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3 Night
Bahamas & Perfect Day Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Perfect Day at CocoCay, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Royal Caribbean International
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    Miami
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    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Miami
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Navigator of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Pros

A trendy ship, with virtual balconies in inside cabins and entertainment consists of drone light shows

Cons

Not a quiet, subdued ship, nor does it have modern cabins with features like multiple outlets and USB ports

Bottom Line

Navigator of the Seas is a great ship for a short, family-friendly getaway

Reviews

Navigator of the Seas Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins4.5
Dining4.5
Service4.5
Value4.5

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4 Night
Bahamas & Perfect Day Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Perfect Day at CocoCay, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Royal Caribbean International
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  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Perfect Day at CocoCay
  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Mariner of the Seas - Royal Caribbean International

Pros

Something surprising to see or do around every corner, no shortage of action onboard

Cons

Some specialty dining reservations were impossible to come by due to the short sailings

Bottom Line

Activity-filled, weekend-friendly itineraries and great food make an ideal sailing

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Mariner of the Seas Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
5.0/5
Cabins4.5
Dining5.0
Service4.5
Value5.0

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3 Day
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Miami
Visiting:
Nassau, Miami ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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    Miami
  • Day 2
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  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Miami
Ship Details

Carnival Victory - Carnival Cruise Line

Pros

Signature Carnival dining and bar options, refreshed staterooms and abundant activities

Cons

Outdated design is apparent in public spaces and it lacks on-deck sports features

Bottom Line

This midsized ship combines popular culinary options with fun choices in entertainment

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Carnival Victory Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value5.0

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5 Night
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
Visiting:
Key West, Freeport ... see more
Cruise Line:
Norwegian Cruise Line
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    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Key West
  • Day 3
    Freeport
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Great Stirrup Cay
  • Day 6
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Norwegian Sun - Norwegian Cruise Line

Pros

Refurbished spaces boast clean, modern design; a plethora of tasty dining options abounds.

Cons

Buffets are often congested and signage is lacking; there are no water slides/water parks.

Bottom Line

Great overall experience with tons of dining and activity choices and itinerary options.

Reviews

Norwegian Sun Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins3.5
Dining4.0
Service3.5
Value3.5

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5 Day
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Charleston
Visiting:
Nassau, Half Moon Cay ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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  • Day 1
    Charleston
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Nassau
  • Day 4
    Half Moon Cay
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Charleston
Ship Details

Carnival Sunshine - Carnival Cruise Line

Pros

Ship offers updated bars, restaurants and revamped kids' spaces.

Cons

Adults-only areas, while lovely, are a bit small.

Bottom Line

Former Carnival Destiny underwent $155 million makeover, and the improvements are noticeable.

Reviews

Carnival Sunshine Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value5.0

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5 Day
Bahamas Cruise

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Leaving:
Jacksonville
Visiting:
Princess Cays, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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  • Day 1
    Jacksonville
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Princess Cays
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Jacksonville
Ship Details

Carnival Ecstasy - Carnival Cruise Line

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Carnival Ecstasy Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
3.5/5
Cabins4.0
Dining3.5
Service4.5
Value5.0

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4 Day
Bahamas Itinerary

Leaving:
Port Canaveral
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Nassau, Princess Cays ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
  • Day 2
    Nassau
  • Day 3
    Princess Cays
  • Day 4
    Cruising
  • Day 5
    Port Canaveral (Orlando)
Ship Details

Carnival Liberty - Carnival Cruise Line

Pros

The crew goes out of their way to ensure you're enjoying yourself

Cons

Enrichment opportunities could be tailored to actually enrich the Bahamian experience

Bottom Line

The carefree atmosphere and abundance of activities make it a great value

Reviews

Carnival Liberty Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.5/5
Cabins4.5
Dining4.0
Service5.0
Value4.5

Launched in 2005 and refurbished in 2011, Carnival Liberty makes the most of its $500 million o...

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Fare Includes

What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

5 Day
Bahamas Cruise

Leaving:
Charleston
Visiting:
Half Moon Cay, Nassau ... see more
Cruise Line:
Carnival Cruise Line
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Itinerary

Cruise Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Charleston
  • Day 2
    Cruising
  • Day 3
    Half Moon Cay
  • Day 4
    Nassau
  • Day 5
    Cruising
  • Day 6
    Charleston
Ship Details

Carnival Sunshine - Carnival Cruise Line

Pros

Ship offers updated bars, restaurants and revamped kids' spaces.

Cons

Adults-only areas, while lovely, are a bit small.

Bottom Line

Former Carnival Destiny underwent $155 million makeover, and the improvements are noticeable.

Reviews

Carnival Sunshine Reviews

Cruise Critic Editor Ratings
Overall
4.0/5
Cabins4.0
Dining4.0
Service4.0
Value5.0

Carnival Sunshine is the result of a 2012 massive, $155 million, 49-day transformation that saw...

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Fare Includes

What’s included in My Cruise Fare?

  • Cabin
    Room with bed and private bathroom
  • Port Taxes & Fees
  • Service Gratuities
  • Most Onboard Entertainment
  • Kids Club
  • Shore Excursions
  • Wi-Fi
  • Spa Services
  • Select Dining
    Main dining room and/or buffet
  • Specialty Alternative Dining
  • Room Service
  • Butler Service
  • Basic Drinks
    Still water, coffee, and tea
  • Soft Drinks
    Soda and Juice
  • Alcohol
    Beer, wine, and spirits
  • Specialty Coffee Drinks
    Including smoothies and blended drinks
  • Specialty Fitness Classes

** inclusions in your cruise fare are based on Cruise Critic’s editorial expertise and not provided by the individual cruise lines. When you book with one of our cruise partners, please be sure to check their site for a full disclosure of all applicable fees. Cruise Critic does not guarantee any specific rates, prices, or amenities included in the fare. Inclusion items in the fare may change at any time and fees may apply for additional items.

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