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Carnival Horizon Review

4.0 / 5.0
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Review for Carnival Horizon to Bermuda
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6-10 Cruises • Age 30s

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Public Rooms
Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: Aug 2018
Cabin: Balcony
Traveled with children

Let me just start by mentioning that we've been on 7 other cruises with various cruise lines including Carnival. I would have never booked this trip peak season at such a high price except that my husband had very little vacation time and was flying out of JFK airport the day we arrived back at the Manhattan cruise terminal. In other words, this was the only cruise that would allow for us to leave from a local port, and for my husband to catch his flight on time. I was concerned about the high cost of this short cruise and the negative reviews in which I had read. I had prepared my family for gross food and an overcrowded ship in advance based on what I had read. However, we were pleasantly surprised and had a good trip.

Population: We cruised with a very culturally diverse group of passengers most of which were families of all different age ranges. There weren't too many young babies probably due to the high cost. Most passengers were respectful of others and fun to be around.

Embarkation: You are assigned a specific time to arrive at the terminal. Parking at the Manhattan Cruise terminal was plentiful and we were on board about 20 minutes after arriving. In all of our years of cruising, we have never gotten on the ship so quickly.

Cabin Review


Cabin 8G

IMAX theater noisy. Deck 5 is a wrap around boardwalk with seating and it can be rather loud and voices heard in stateroom.

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