Carnival Valor Cruise Review by tahoequeen21
- Sail Date: February 2017
- Destination: Western Caribbean
- Cabin Type: Balcony
Rooms need new carpet.
The food however, is still as good as the first time. Their escargot is delicious and the desserts are wonderful!
Service in restaurants needs addressing. Forgotten coffee, cocktails, etc.
The entertainment was good, and the comedians funny!
Good cabin steward, who took good care of us.
Being that the ship is based out of Galveston and a 4 day cruise, there were quite a few partyers! So annoying, making sure they used up their drink package every night. I really wish cruise lines wouldn't do packages. It just encourages people to drink more!
The embarkation was unorganized, with people crowding everywhere to get on the ship. We were disappointed that there were no porters to collect our luggage when we got off the shuttle bus. Do they not want to make tips???
Disembarkation was just as bad with people crowding everywhere and pushing and shoving to get off of ship! Totally unsafe!!
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