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Carnival Sunrise Cruise Reviews

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Probably the last Carnival cruise I take
"This cruise makes me believe that carnival has tossed out the care of providing a quality experience in favor of packing the ship, providing the bare minimum service, feeding passengers garbage, and hoping people stay drunk and spend money.They can almost cruise back to Miami in one day from these locations so it made no sense why they rushed it...."Read More
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Good time

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Eastern

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doxiegal
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

This was a last minute cruise for my mom 83 years old, and I, 57. Cruise was fine, no real issues. Even though we had anytime dining, we never ate in the dining room. The same items were available in the buffet, and the food was fine. Not a fan of the Pizza, not much sauce and crust was like cardboard. Delicious sandwiches in the Deli area. Casino did not treat me well till the last two nights. ...
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Sail Date: January 2023

Traveled with disabled person


Would sail Sunrise again

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Eastern

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craigandmary
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Booked this cruise with my sister to celebrate her 50th BD since our original plans were canceled in 2020. I am platinum and my sisters first cruise. Embarkment was easy, appointment was 10am and boarding A01, arrived at 9:45am and walked right in quickly to lounge and on ship 10:45am. As platinum, we can go right to room, get our keys and luggage should arrive quickly. Room not ready, ...
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Sail Date: January 2023

Cabin Type: Spa Balcony


Waste of money

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Bahamas

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Tcala
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

First, absolutely no form of structure. You could wait in a line for an hour, then someone walks straight to the front and the workers don’t care or say anything. The ship was over packed. You couldn’t go to any one the restaurants without waiting 15-30 minutes. You can’t walk around the ship without wedging your way through hoards of people. Everyone seemed to smoke weed as well, so there ...
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Sail Date: December 2022

Traveled with children


Probably the last Carnival cruise I take

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Western

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Crusindude2000
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

I have always enjoyed carnival as the crew always made it a great experience. I supported carnival and went on two 7-day cruises during Covid. I convinced 8 family members to book this cruise and I was absolutely embarrassed. Checkin went fine but the ship departed after 5pm with no reason given. Not the biggest issue. Overall Staff Service: 2 stars. All of the staff seemed over worked and had ...
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Sail Date: November 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with children


Ship was alright. 7/10

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Western

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Cruisedaniel1989
10+ Cruises • Age 30s

Carnival sunrise is an ok ship. I can definitely tell that it used to be the triumph. Lots of crowds and long wait. Had to wait on two lines for food. Doesn't make any sense. I traveled by myself and they sat me at a table for one. Food overall was ok. They closed the bbq for two days, only open on sea days. Staff was rude and disrespectful. I would definitely try royal Caribbean, celebrity or ...
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Sail Date: November 2022


Very disappointed

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Western

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Arduengo1120
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

My family and I sailed on the Carnival Sunrise last Thursday Sept 29,2022. I have traveled several other times with Carnival and I have never been disappointed as much as I was in this occasion. Please see below the inconveniences: * Nothing was mentioned that we were not stopping at one of our destinations (to Key West) until we departed. * My husband received free drinks package thru ...
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Sail Date: September 2022

Traveled with children


Not nearly as bad as some of the other reviews stated

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Bahamas

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nuyrequalznume09
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Hey everyone! I just returned from cruising with Carnival for the first time on the Carnival Sunrise (Sept 15) I am so glad that I did not allow a lot of the negative reviews about the ship alter my decision because I really enjoyed myself. Embarkation : I chose the time frame of 1:00-1:30pm and literally breezed through security with no lines, I can’t speak for other times but if you ...
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Sail Date: September 2022


BEAUTIFUL PORTS

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Eastern

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WAITINGFORNEXTTRIP
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I chose this cruise because it offered 3 ports on a five day cruise. many other cruises only had two ports. i did understand that carnival isn't as upscale as some other cruise lines but it didn't expect that carnival would have made so many cutbacks and offer poor customer service. I did choose a luxury cabin ( the captain's suite) for myself and my husband and a spa balcony for my daughter ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


Carnival Fell Short Of Even Our Very Low Expectations

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RobertoF
10+ Cruises • Age 40s

This was our 26th cruise and first on Carnival. We had never sailed Carnival before because of its reputation of being a low-end cruise line where everyone just wants to get drunk and party. We found the reputation to be true, unfortunately. The worst part were the cattle calls for meals at the buffet. Lines were regularly 20+ minutes everywhere. Usually, I walk around the buffet and have a ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


The Good, the Bad and the absolutely Nightmarish Cruise

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Caribbean - Eastern

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LilyLilyLily
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We really looked forward to this cruise. I wish I had never gone. I love snorkeling in Grand Turk and this time was no exception. It was the best part of the cruise. Wonderful water, easy to get to the beach from the ship, really just excellent! But..the bad far outweighted the good. The food quality has really gone downhill. "Someone left the cake out in the rain" was the dessert theme. With ...
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Sail Date: June 2022

Traveled with disabled person


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