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Carnival Spirit Cruise Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
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1045 reviews
2 Awards
Balcony view of room 5189. Top of lifeboat view from this room's balcony.
The gross state of serenity pool the entire 8 day journey. People were using it the entire time too. No thank you!
Weird decor. Get comfortable with seeing exposed breasts depicted around the ship. This was main atrium area.
Lido pool with broken cover remained open entire trip despite cold and rainy conditions
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Just off Spirit ....SAD
"We went in that line and was stopped by an extremely rude Carnival lady who told us to go to the back of the long line that we were not supposed to be there.I told her that the gentleman put us in the line and she said he was wrong and that we had to go to the back of the line...."Read More
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You get what you pay for

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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Knittingnerd
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this sailing because the price for 2 people in a balcony. But we soon found out why. Our balcony was so spongy we were afraid if both of us were using it at the same time we were risking collapse. Also upon boarding we headed to the serenity adult section of the deck. The pool out there was dark green! And people were using it the entire trip with it like this. The night of boarding we ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony (obstructed views)


Amazing excursions, absolutely nothing to do on cruise

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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paradiselost79
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

Honestly price was a big factor because we were bringing a big group (total of 7). This includes 2 teenagers who were bored to death during anytime on board. I believe this is partially due to lack of crew. Bars closed early with no activities in them, just about only thing to do was trivia in an open area where you could barely hear the announcer. Cruise director Erin was mostly nowhere to be ...
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Sail Date: July 2022

Traveled with children


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Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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UsernameGuy
2-5 Cruises • Age 20s

It was just bad in almost all regards. The Guy's burgers were good but other than that dining options felt limited. Some parts of the ship were severely overcrowded and other parts were dead empty. There was painfully loud music or other sounds in the main pool area, which had a closed roof that trapped the noise and made getting around rather difficult. The main dining room food was decent, but ...
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Sail Date: June 2022


Fantastic budget Alaska cruise!

Review for Carnival Spirit to Alaska

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JLM_Alaska
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I originally booked the cheapest cruise I could find, as a single passenger. I got an interior room near the bow to myself for an 8-night cruise to Alaska for under $250, before taxes and add-ons. My expectations were low, especially given the price. This was my first time on a Carnival ship, and my first time on an Alaska cruise. I expected to be unimpressed with the views and ports, as I grew ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Interior


Disappointed

Review for Carnival Spirit to Bahamas

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amygirl472
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

The port in Jacksonville was very easy to find and to get a park. So much better than New Orleans. No homeless people hanging out like New Orleans. The Embarking and Disembarking the ship was total chaos! We had verifly app and had a passport. We didn't get out of there until 11:30 a.m.! Having a passport did help some, but not much. Embarking and Disembarking was so much better on Carnival ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


This is no longer a kid friendly cruise. NOTHING for them to do.

Review for Carnival Spirit to Bahamas

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marlana31077
6-10 Cruises • Age 30s

My daughter loves Dr. Seuss, and they have cancelled it due to Covid, but they don't tell you that on the website. Get ready to COVID test your child every port and they charged $150.00. Plus the internet service I paid for didn't work. They told me because I paid in advance they couldn't refund my money $80.00 down the drain. Oh and if you have concerns don't bother talking to Guest ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Traveled with children


Just off Spirit ....SAD

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layteacher
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

Please don't hate on me but our cruise was sad. Not sure if it was due to new port, Post-Covid, or what. I am not a complainer and usually just go with the flow, but this was pitiful. Just got off of Spirit this week. Took 3 hours to board. We actually were about 25th in a line of about 500 when a Carnival worker ( very nice older gentleman) told us to get in another line since we had all of our ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Balcony


How low can you go

Review for Carnival Spirit to South Pacific

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stevesmith111
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

If our taste buds could make memories, we will have to get some therapy because our one and only meal on board left a horrible taste in our mouth. Everywhere we looked for lunch was deep fried , frozen or just not great Chefs who specialise in food would not be involved in this display of un healthy food. Carnival you really have to change the photos of the food and the description you are ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Interior with French Door (obstructed views)

Traveled with children


Dissapointed

Review for Carnival Spirit to South Pacific

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DebbieDozer
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Have been on spirit before ..4 times encouraged a group of 9 to go on this cruise and asked to b seated in the middle area of dining .Bottom level so we could see everything that was going on..And was put in a corner behind a service area where we could see nothing..Asked again and was moved 3 tables away ..The food in the buffet at breakfast and lunch was nearly always burnt and hard..The laundry ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean Suite


Friendly crew

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Juliej85
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Chose this cruise because it didn’t involve going to an airport. Easy embarkation for my 77 year old mum. Driven straight to the door of the ship. However on disembarkation private cars were not allowed on the pier. Wasn’t informed there was a shuttle bus until after my mum had walked 700 metres. Good to know for future cruises. Whatever you do, don’t miss the 88 keys show. The lead male ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


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