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Carnival Miracle Cruise Reviews

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Carnival Miracle
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116 Carnival Miracle Cruise Reviews


Kiro avatar

Kiro

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Carnival Miracle Still needs work out of Dry Dock

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We chose a aft balcony to come through the canal, hoping to enjoy the many sea days on the balcony and de-stress, relax and enjoy the break of the daily work grind. THIS DID NOT HAPPEN! We had oil droplets spewing ...
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Sail Date March 2020


StacM avatar

StacM

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ship is old and needs to be retired

I chose this ship for a short family vacation and trial run with the kids and my husband at cruising. We took the 3 day Ensenada cruise out of San Diego. The ship is old, the food is not fantastic, there are not a ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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jdib78

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Old ship needs work

My wife and I picked this cruise despite the fact we swore we wouldn’t sail with Carnival again after our last trip a couple years ago. Compared to NCL and RC, we just weren’t impressed with our last cruise. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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dayaway

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Tired Old Tub disappointed us

This was our second cruise on the Miracle. The last one was in 2015. We have been on 13 cruises. 5 cruises with Carnival. Poor maintenance shows all over this rusty old tub. CABIN: We had the beds arranged as two ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Trinijamgal16

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not the Birthday I expected

I choose this cruise based on some prior reviews. I had sailed carnival previously and had a great time before, but I was very disappointed on this cruise. The worst part was my balcony cabin, and the food ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Teafran

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not the best cruise

This was an April vacation cruise for our 9 year old Grandson to visit the Grand Cayman Sea Turtle Research farm and have some fun in different countries. We booked a cruise on Carnival Miracle out of Tampa Florida. ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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girlofearl

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We chose this cruise because it sailed from Tampa and was less expensive than other cruises for this time and itinerary. However it was a very disappointing cruise in many ways. It started in the terminal. ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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CStinson18

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lost a customer

My first cruise was in 2014. I have cruised a total of 4 times with Carnival (21 days) and have not sailed with another cruise line. I have noticed the quality go down at Carnival. Most egregious is food. The food ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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ldbeav

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Time to dry dock her

This ship was worse than sailing in a row boat. We were mid ship on the 6th floor in a suite and all day and night this ship shook and tugged in the water like it had a bad engine. The room steward had several ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Bblngr

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Dirty windows

Service in restaurants, bar, activities, was excellent. Our head waiter, Dejan, and his team of Anselmo and Hamid were courteous, efficient and entertaining. Table #360 Crew was always helpful and polite. I was ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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keithia

1 Review Written

NOT WHAT I EXPECTED

We choose this for christmas sailed dec. 23 - 31 of 2018 . This was also my first cruise and everyone was telling me what to expect,well it was not at all what they said . The ship was very out dated the rooms were ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Mitchejk

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed cruiser....

My husband and I chose this cruise because of the ports we would visit. The ports minus Belize City, were very nice and the excursions we picked were great. The cave diving in Cozumel was amazing. Definitely ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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kgray30265

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

DON'T DO IT!

Ports are amazing, ship is falling apart! Mold in bathrooms, leaks all over the ship, food is sub par and entertainment is horrible! Staff has an attitude as if they are doing you a favor ....shows are bad and the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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blue dragon

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Thanksgiving week on Miracle

I choose this cruise because I was going to be in Orlando for a trade show and wanted to add a cruise to the trip. I Had a relative in the Tampa area and decided to choose this ship as the price and the timing ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Party of 4

1 Review Written

Never again Carnival. Needs at lot of work and a new chef

Just got back today. I am a gold member. I've cruised Disney, Royal, and Carnival. Been crusing 15 years. We did have a good time because we make the best of what ever life throws. Kids had a blast. Paid $4000+ ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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MarlenaC

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

It's a Miracle they are still using this ship

The decor on this ship is just bizarre! It needs a whole remodel. This was my fifth Ship i have cruised on with Carnival and i have to say my least favorite. The enterainment was awful they had serveral different ...
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Sail Date November 2018


Don109 avatar

Don109

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Ship needs some paint to cover all the rust

Generally like carnival cruises. Days at sea had no breakfast or lunch in dining room just brunch. No room service last day. Only TV was CNN, two cartoon channels, sorry movies on that channel. Food was tasteless ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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seacastle1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Worst food ever on Carnival Miracle Western Caribbean cruise

Choose this cruise because the departure port was close to home - Tampa. First let me say that I've been on a number of Carnival cruises and usually enjoy the food. This ship seems to be the exception. Ship was ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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jonesdab

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and the sail date worked best for our needs. The ship is well worn and disappointing. We had a balcony state room and it was in need if updating and repair. Part of the ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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NurseStefanie

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not worth upgrading to a suite

I have been on carnival ships several times and never had a complaint until this ship. First off we paid about 2,500 for the two of us for a suite thinking we would have a better experience and wanted to try a ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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snakelegs

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not the best of the Carnival fleet by far...

Despite the itinerary and best efforts by Cruise Director Adam, Sous Chef Singh, and many staff and crew, our cruise simply did not meet our expectations. The overall condition of the ship was far below the ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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sblackwood

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Not what I hoped (and don't use a gift card)

This was my first cruise and I took my teenage son with me. I know a good number of people that have been on them before and several really seemed to have enjoyed them. The first issue I had was a cancelled ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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wishiwasinfl

4 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Cutting costs really show!

Let me start by saying we are Carnival Platinum and have taken MANY cruises and are loyal to this brand. This was NOT a good experience. If this is NOT your first cruise read on... Let's start with the ship ...
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Sail Date March 2018


Beagle33 avatar

Beagle33

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Never Again

I'm going to start by saying that this was not my first cruise so I had something to compare it to. Granted, my husband and I have decided we are not cruise people, but this seemed to be exceptionally bad. We got ...
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Sail Date February 2018


caman avatar

caman

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Decent cruise; terrible post-cruise service

The cruise itself was decent. Lots of pros and cons, some of which are listed below. The reason for the 2-stars is the poor post-cruise experience. I pre-purchased the "premium" 6-day internet package for $89 ...
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Sail Date December 2017


Carnival Miracle Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining3.53.9
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation3.54
Family4.04.1
Enrichment1.53.4
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.54
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