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Galveston to the Caribbean Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Reviews

Carnival
Carnival Ecstasy
Caribbean
Galveston

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258 Galveston to the Caribbean Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Reviews


BecciBoo avatar

BecciBoo

9 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointed in Texas

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Well, just returned from our first....and last....Carnival cruise. Hated the Ecstasy, she was filthy, the service was appalling and the layout of the ship was terrible. There were muliticolored squares, ...
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Sail Date August 2011


lmb1103 avatar

lmb1103

1 Review Written

Carnival Ecstasy

My bff and I just got back from our cruise! We had the most relaxing time! Food was outstanding, rooms clean and staff wonderful! First the food...24 hours a day there is always food. You can order as much as you ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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dude_hdt

5 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Goodbye cruise to Ecstasy before she leaves Galveston

Carnival Ecstasy August 15, 2011 - August 20, 2011 Galveston - Progreso - Cozumel - Galveston This is our fourth cruise with Carnival (Ecstasy 2007, Fantasy 2008, & Conquest 2009). We also sailed on ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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boystimesthree

1 Review Written

Good Family Vacation

This was my husbands and I second cruise,kids first. We were at the terminal by 11:30 and breezed right through security and on to the board. I don't know if I would go this early or not next time because nothing ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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pboedeker

11 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our Farewell Ecstasy Cruise

Our seasoned family of 4 set sail for the Thursday - Monday aboard the very familiar Ecstasy. We've sailed on her 6-7 times over the years. She will be changing ports soon, so we took the opportunity to sail on her ...
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Sail Date June 2010


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Margiep

1 Review Written

Awesome trip!

This is a great ship! I am sad it is going to Louisiana. Our room, cabin U1 on Upper Deck (6) was nice. The two beds pushed together held my hubby, me and my 10 year old daughter, and my hubby and I are really big. ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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texasnana

2 Reviews Written

Family Gathering 11 of us on vacation

We had been planning this cruise for months. Finally school was out and crusing time. We live about 2 hours from Galveston so i prebooked E-Z parking and paid and printed out 7:30 am and two stops we were parking ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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skaatas1

1 Review Written

First Time Cruiser

First off don't let your expectations get too high. It is a vacation...relax and enjoy it. Embarkation was easier than I expected. Make sure to get a passport of some kind...the lines ARE shorter. Just follow the ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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Lumbertoncruisers

1 Review Written

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Fun for all Ages on Ecstasy

We are fresh off the ship from 5 wonderful nights on the Ecstasy. Our cabin was a tight squeeze for our family of 5, but it was manageable. Our cabin steward was wonderful. Fresh ice was always in the bucket, and we ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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kmtooley

1 Review Written

Relaxing

I got a fairly good discount on this cruise through the company I work for so this was a good deal as far as vacations go. I took this cruise with my boyfriend and it was our first cruise. The cruise ship itself was ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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jhale

2 Reviews Written

Carnival Ecstasy - May 9, 2011

A little background on our cruise history, this was my 21st cruise total, 19th with Carnival (Celebration - 2, Fantasy - 3, Ecstasy - 10, Elation - 2, Conquest - 1 and Triumph - 1) and 10th on the Ecstasy. I have 1 ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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khouston

1 Review Written

Very Disappointing ..:-(

This was our first cruise . We had been looking forward to this cruise for several months. Expecting to relax and enjoy the week , but ended up very disappointed. We did start off our cruise with a message at ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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TexasCruiserGalveston

1 Review Written

Worn out ship, Worn out staff, Worn out welcome

It is said that any organization reflects the attitudes of their leaders. Despite some individual efforts that were exactly what should be expected from a ship and it's staff, it's obvious that the Captain and all ...
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Sail Date June 2010


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Btru2u

1 Review Written

Heavy Drinking Required.

This was our 2nd cruise, but the first on a Carnival ship. When booking, we were aware that Carnival is the budget line catering to the lower end of the cruise market, however a large group (32) of our friends and ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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guellogirl

1 Review Written

Best vacation ever!

I was very excited as I have wanted to cruise for some time now. Both our husbands are military and couldn't get the time off so off we went without them and our kids. I had the most fun I ever had on a vacation! ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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txtvsales

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Outdated ship that Service could have improved

Though the Ecstasy is an outdated ship, it still had its charm. I was looking forward to taking my 80 year old father and Mother, along with my nephew on this 4 night outing. When cruising, there is something for ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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bsbobup

2 Reviews Written

Ecstasy family get away

Family Dw (61),DD (40), DGD (8) Grandpa (62). I'm limited by COPD. This info will help to understand levels of cruise features.Family flew in to Houston from Michigan April 1st I drove in from Louisiana picked them ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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epslate

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise on Ecstasy

• Background Information: Spring break cruise to get to the sun after a LONG winter! Traveling - myself (48), DH (49) and DD (17). Previous cruises on Carnival Legend (2008) and Carnival Freedom (2010).• Travel ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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johnintulsa

1 Review Written

Ecstasy 2011

General:The Carnival Ecstasy is a smaller ship running 4 and 5 day cruises and thus is rather inexpensive. Your shipmates are the types where cruise cost is the main factor, so you'll be on the ship with some very ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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cruisebeaver

1 Review Written

Not as expected

This was a mother/daughter cruise. As each of our children has graduated high school, we went on a family vacation. This time it was just myself and my daughter as my husband had obligations with the older children, ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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sarsie

1 Review Written

Ecstasy was pure ecstasy...for the most part

Embarkation:Embarkation was very smooth. We arrived about 10:30 am. We went swiftly through security, stood in line to set up sign and sail for about 10 minutes. We then sat fairly comfortably waiting for our ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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Moskman

1 Review Written

Fun with the family

We headed to Galveston the night before from Austin and stayed at the Sheraton Four Points. This was the best idea because it took us 6 hours from Austin due to the Houston traffic. Woke up Thursday morning nice ...
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Sail Date March 2011


musicgal avatar

musicgal

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Ecstasty Short and Sweet

We booked the March 5th cruise out of Galveston, and had amazingly good weather the entire time (five nights). As far as basic services, Ecstasy is very good. Food is good; the service in the MDR is almost ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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SnJ01

1 Review Written

Our 1st Family Cruise, Mine and DH 2nd Cruise

Just some info about us. We are a family of 5. Myself, DH and 3 kids. This was my DH and my 2nd cruise. It was our kids 1st cruise. 5 Day Western Caribbean. DH and I had previously sailed on the Carnival Conquest in ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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Raven Days

8 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

My 3 Days of Ecstasy

I was traveling with my 4 year old granddaughter and this was her 1st cruise and my 4th. This was my 2nd time on the Ecstasy. I arrived on the island at around 2.45pm Friday, February 18th. I had a room reserved at ...
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Sail Date February 2011


Carnival Ecstasy Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining3.53.6
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms4.03.9
Fitness Recreation3.53.6
Family3.53.9
Enrichment2.53.3
Service4.54.1
Value For Money5.03.8
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