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Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Reviews

3.5 / 5.0
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1056 reviews
3 Awards
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The Little Ship That Could
"The 4 day cruise only had one port of call and with late boarding and not leaving Mobile until after 8:30pm we were delayed getting into Cozumel and were finally allowed off the ship around 1:30 with back on board at 4pm.Well aware that this was the second cruise of the ship and for the Port of Mobile, we knew there may be a learning curve for all involved ( this was our third cruise since the restart and all were within the first 3 sailings of the respective ship)...."Read More
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1st time on cruise, excellent

Review for Carnival Ecstasy to Caribbean - Western

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Dollie13
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

I was invited on this cruise by family it was my 1st time & I loved it. I would hear people say how small ship was but to me was huge!! The check in process was very smooth, the food was delicious, the best coffee I've ever had. The entertainment was so great. I had so much fun!! Every employee I came in contact with couldn't do enough to make sure I had everything I needed. The energy that ...
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Sail Date: July 2022


Horrible cruise line…

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Adam B
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

Our room smelled like smoke, and we contacted Pande our stateroom attendant three different days of the five day cruise. The burgers and pizza was fine but the FINE restaurant food was total joke. People dressing up for food that’s like the western sizzler…please. Definitely not up scale at all. If your in to quantity of food it’s your cruise but if you want quality… this is definitely not it. ...
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Sail Date: May 2022

Cabin Type: Extended Balcony Grand Suite

Traveled with children


Jr Suite on carnival Ecstasy

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KOWkittie
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We love that there were now cruises out of Mobile! We had booked especially after 8-9 cruises were previously cancelled and tried a Jr. Ste unobstructed supposedly. There were several large cranes in view and a deck below. I Always try to check the view and what’s above/below but no indications of either issue. This was the smallest balcony I’ve ever had. Needless to say I only spent about 5 ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


Book a Great Value

Review for Carnival Ecstasy to Caribbean - Western

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stusclan
10+ Cruises

We are on day two of our Ecstasy cruise and everything is wonderful. We are in our late 60's with more than 10 cruises, and have no complaints. We have cruised on Princess, Holland, NCL and Oceania, and would compare this cruise to Princess and Holland. Yes the ship is old but everything is clean and up to spec. The carpets look new and you would not think this is the ship's final season. I ...
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Sail Date: April 2022

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Staff was outstanding

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coldweather
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We booked the Carnival Ecstasy 5 day sailing from Mobile, AL with stops in Costa Maya and Cancun. We could not pass up the low price. 1479 passengers about 73% capacity. There were no lines for anything. There were ALWAYS lounge chairs available except for directly next to the pool. Although this is an older ship that is scheduled to be retired (scrapped) in the fall, it was well worth it ...
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Sail Date: April 2022


The Little Ship That Could

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Dadofsix
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

This was a last minute decision to cruise for us. Just happened to check rates on a Monday just being curious and found a great deal within driving distance of North Louisiana. We had never been on the Ecstasy or that class of ship before and figured this was probable the last chance we would have so we booked a 4 day leaving on Thursday. Well aware that this was the second cruise of the ship and ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Interior


Worst cruise ever!

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CynthiasDad
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

This was the worst cruise experience I have ever experienced! From the moment of arrival, all was a disaster. The ship was late getting there, which led to chaos. I would have been fine if that were the only downfall. They charged us for covid test we didn't even take. Because the ship was late, we waited to purchase an excursion because we didn't want to purchase something we ...
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Sail Date: March 2022

Cabin Type: Extended Balcony Grand Suite

Traveled with children


Disappointed

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CruizeRox
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

First of all this is an OLD boat that sounded like it was losing parts along the way. We paid for a window room. The window had barnacles, paint spots and dirt, therefore we could hardly see thru it. The food was disgusting and tasted old. With the coronavirus going around they did take precautions by not allowing anyone to serve themself at the buffet which was a good thing. The ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Best part was getting off the ship

Review for Carnival Ecstasy to Bahamas

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msg59800
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

Firstly it reeked. It smells of sewage. The water they serve smells like sewage. Out of the 5 days we were cruising I can tell you I only had 1-2 decent meals. Bread served at every meal was hard and old. Food was always served cold. The buffet and dinning were the worst and least edible. We literally ate out of necessity. I can't even recommend food. Bring your own snacks and mostly survive on ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Junior Suite (obstructed views)


Best Family Vacation

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Jannafrei
First Time Cruiser • Age 30s

We chose this cruise because it was cheap and were not expecting much, but we were blown away. The ship was so clean, the employees were the kindest people I have ever been helped by. Our three dinner servers were amazing people that made each night so special for my family and me. The food was delicious, we always found something yummy. Too many yummy things actually. :) The activities on board ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


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