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Mexican Riviera First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Very Friendly Crew, Great Amenities, but this ship needs to be renamed the Carnival Slamorama

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Seanport
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We have cruised on many different Carnival ships over the past few years and have a broad range of experiences with different cabin classes and the amenities and layouts of both their older and newer ships. We stayed in a balcony cabin this time around and as Gold VIFP members, got the almost zero perks our class of membership gets. After sailing 50 nights over the last few years, we still have 25 ...
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Sail Date: November 2022

Cabin Type: Cloud 9 Spa Balcony


Overall had a great time on panorama

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Pepper627
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

The only downside was the food in the main dining room was subpar. I last cruise pre-Covid in 2019 and the horizon in the food was much better almost identical layout to the panorama but the food in the panorama dining room was not good. Food and other venues was good and plentiful overall it was a very nice experience the only exception was going to the main dining room which of course you look ...
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Sail Date: October 2022

Cabin Type: Interior


Great Cruise but some room issues

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Chewbecky
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

This was my first time on the Mexican Riviera Itinerary and sailing out of Long Beach. The embarkation process was overall very smooth, there were lines for each boarding time, and it progressed smoothly. Once onboard, the ship was great. The atrium is really pretty with the holographic center, but it was kind of underwhelming too compared to the older ships with the extravagant atriums. The ...
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Sail Date: August 2022

Cabin Type: Interior with Picture Window (walkway view, obstructed view)


Nice modern ship

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hotvwchick
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Boarding took about 2 hours from arriving at the terminal to entering our stateroom. Though organized boarding was slow. Even though I completed “VERIFLY ”, I had to produce all the documentation again at check in. I thought VERIFLY was about speeding up check in?? First impression of the Panorama was a modern color palette that still had fun elements. Not formal but still had a wow factor. ...
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Sail Date: August 2022

Traveled with children


Pleasantly surprised by Carnival Panorama

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mgrieger
6-10 Cruises • Age 2020s

We sailed on Panorama July 30 – August 6. Our cruise background: Family of 4 (2 sons), aged 50, 47, 14, 12. As a family, this is our 5th cruise (with 5 others prior to kids). First Carnival cruise since our first, 20 years ago; we’ve also cruised MSC, NCL, RC, Disney – all Caribbean cruises. We had an overall excellent time on the Panorama. We enjoyed the variety of activities, food and drinks, ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


Nice to be cruising again, but probably will get covid...

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tulipox
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

Things seem pretty much back to normal onboard, except for the signs to wear masks which very few people did. Nice ship and the food at Guy's burgers and Pig and Anchor was really good. Dining room is fine but nothing incredible. The anytime dining process works really well on the app. We got different tables/servers every time which was fine, except if you're old school and like to bond with ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


Too Much Stuff Crammed into Too Little Space

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tshadley
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

My partner and I have been cruising for about 25 years and this cruise ship probably ranks around one of the worse I've been on. We went with our niece and her son and it was there first time cruising, so we choose Carnival as it would have a younger crowd for them, which it did. However, after the first couple of days it was clear that they somehow have managed to packed so many people onto this ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Traveled with children


Covid Infested

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ItsJustMeAgain
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

We were having a great time until the end. Loved our dinner team Lino, Jordan & Jie at the Horizon restaurant. Pig & Anchor was delicious. Had a great time with Ranzel at the casino on multiple nights. Shows were a little luster and really nothing to rave about. The downfall of this trip is that so far 5 of the 10 of my group tested positive for COVID the day we returned to find out that the ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Traveled with disabled person


Carnival Did Not Meet Expectations and we got COVID

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Razz21
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We selected this cruise for several reasons 1) Casino Rate $100 pp for the week, 2) Anniversary, 3) Did not have to fly and 4) NCL doesn't sail in the summer to Mexico. We are seasoned cruisers with 70 past cruises with various lines, we are Platinum with Carnival. Embarkation - Easy checking in to the ship. We arrived 40 minutes prior to our slotted time and quickly checked in. ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Traveled with children


This cruise geta a 12 out of 10 in my book!

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OC SeaPA
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I was on one of the very first cruises on the Panorama in January 2020. It was such a totally amazing cruise I was afraid that this cruise would not measure up, especially since it was my DH last cruise. Also, I've been on other cruises since sailing restarted after the pandemic, and find that it is a different experience, although not a better one. Until this cruise... Being this was an ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


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