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This was our second time on the Splendor and it was a lot worse than our first time. The ship is set up a$$ backwards. You have to travel up and across decks to get to somewhere on a lower deck. The Spa was not relaxing as there were passengers who obviously didn't understand the etiquette. Most activities were held inside in the Lobby on Deck 3. Why would I want to be inside on a vacation when I booked a cruise and not out on the Lido deck by the pool? Service in the dining room sucked. The highlight of our cruise was our Lobster and Champagne Catamaran excursion in Antigua w/Mystic II. It was fantastic and we would do it again! Our cabin was always clean by our steward however it was very NOISY!!! Without fail every night at 10pm we could hear a cart of plates go by and at 230am very loud women! We ate once in the dining room and due to the lack of service we did not go back. We enjoyed the steakhouse one night and ate at the Lido Buffet for the rest of the trip. We went to one show which was with the Cruise Ship entertainers and they were great. The one comedy show we attended was horrible. Checking in was a nightmare. We purchased Faster to the Fun. So we were first on line. Got to the counter and the guy must have been new because he screwed something up which delayed us. It didn't delay us to get on the ship but was annoying. We were one of the first passengers on board.

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Carnival Splendor Cruise Review by bash73

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This was our second time on the Splendor and it was a lot worse than our first time. The ship is set up a$$ backwards. You have to travel up and across decks to get to somewhere on a lower deck. The Spa was not relaxing as there were passengers who obviously didn't understand the etiquette. Most activities were held inside in the Lobby on Deck 3. Why would I want to be inside on a vacation when I booked a cruise and not out on the Lido deck by the pool? Service in the dining room sucked. The highlight of our cruise was our Lobster and Champagne Catamaran excursion in Antigua w/Mystic II. It was fantastic and we would do it again! Our cabin was always clean by our steward however it was very NOISY!!! Without fail every night at 10pm we could hear a cart of plates go by and at 230am very loud women! We ate once in the dining room and due to the lack of service we did not go back. We enjoyed the steakhouse one night and ate at the Lido Buffet for the rest of the trip. We went to one show which was with the Cruise Ship entertainers and they were great. The one comedy show we attended was horrible. Checking in was a nightmare. We purchased Faster to the Fun. So we were first on line. Got to the counter and the guy must have been new because he screwed something up which delayed us. It didn't delay us to get on the ship but was annoying. We were one of the first passengers on board.
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