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Fun... but....

Review for Harmony of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Badbikerboy
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Ship itself is rather stunning! Cabin was good, but smaller than we had on Carnival. A few stains on couch that apperead removable, but were not cleaned. Shower had a leak at the connection to the controls, and tv remote was broken. Replacement remote was broken as well. Food wa good, but not exceptional. Several dishes were somewhat overcooked. Ship sailed well, minimal ocean sway. ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Ocean View with Large Balcony

Traveled with children


What a GREAT west coast cruise

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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jokeji11
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We were offered a GREAT deal to board this ship to the Mexican Rivera. 140.00 per person, 7 days. Never having been to the west coast my wife and I jumped at the deal. Needless to say, it was one of our BEST cruises. The three ports, (Puerta Vallarta, Mazatlan and Cabo) were super. We loved them all and found the people to be SO friendly and helpful. We would do this trip again and have ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Cloud 9 Spa Interior


Not our type of cruise

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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CruiseMark
6-10 Cruises • Age 2020s

Just got off the Panorama yesterday. Here are my quick thoughts: Had a Havana Aft Extended Balcony on Deck 9. Fantastic view, loved the location right below the Lido and pizza station. It also shielded us from some of the soot that lower aft balconies reported. You do hear the occasional chair being moved on the deck above, but it wasn’t too bad. We tried all of the specialty restaurants ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


Some good, some pretty bad

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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AmberlBB
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Stayed in a spa cabin, which was always kept clean. Complained about the lock not working, though, and it was never fixed. Disappointed there wasn't nightly turndown service. Spa services were excellent, and entire staff was very experienced and competent. Overall, the ship was lovely. Other than the burgers and burritos, the food quality was poor. There was a large selection in the buffet, ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


New looking ship and super efficient employees

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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Don Julio
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Embarkation: From Long Beach. A NIGHTMARE. A two hour wait outside, in line to even check in. We were told this was because they needed to check each person's COVID paperwork and ask some questions. The normal streamline process was nowhere to be found. Lots of exhausted crazy people boarding that boat! Vista Dining: Of course, the waiters are the best part. Friendly and funny. We had ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


Overall - Good Cruise!

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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Kevstersped
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Due to Covid, this was our 4th attempt to take this cruise over the last 2 years. Boarding once past the Covid vaccination/test check went smoothly. Our Spa Balcony cabin was ready, clean and very nice. "Pen" our cabin stewardess was excellent! She was very attentive and always smiling, greeting us by name. The food was up to standards. The buffet was good with plenty of options, main dining room ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Msc..nice ships , lousy food

Review for MSC Meraviglia to Caribbean - Western

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celebrityxxo
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Free casino voucher ..upgraded to Auria pkg.. Since booked pre covid kept a lot of perks that have been done away with since restart. Sailed out of port Canaveral Florida. Had one of the best cabins on the ship. was great for viewing the lighthouse show on the private island.. Front of ship starboard side right hand side underneath the bridge. We had a separate bedroom and living room, ...
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Sail Date: March 2022


Meraviglia -You need to know before you go.........

Review for MSC Meraviglia to Caribbean - Western

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pamelaeterry
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

MSC Meraviglia March 20-27, 2022 We had high hopes for this family cruise for eight people that was rescheduled due to the pandemic. A pre-pandemic cruise on the MSC Davina was lovely and problem free. We also sail three times per year on Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian so we can compare with informed minds. While we could find some positives, the negatives far outweighed them ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Fantastica Balcony Stateroom

Traveled with children


Terrible Food

Review for MSC Meraviglia to Caribbean - Western

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NOWIS23264
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Buffet food was terrible and the food was only slightly better in the 2 specialty restaurants we tried. Bread served in the dining room was stale on two different visits. The pasta sauce was more like tomato soup. Fish dishes were either cold or over cooked. Room service food: A. Dried hash brown just like the one at the buffet. B. Strange looking and tasting scramble egg also like the ...
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Sail Date: March 2022


Train Wreck

Review for Carnival Panorama to Mexican Riviera

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Redwood60
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Our cruise was cancelled and rescheduled twice due to the pandemic over a 2 year time frame, so our excitement level to be cruising again was off the charts. I am trying to reconcile my expectations with the travesty of this trip. The haphazard disorganized embarkation was exhausting and a test of my patience and once onboard the clues were all there to how the upcoming week was to go. Our cabin ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Interior


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