• Help Ukrainian Families in Need: World Central Kitchen Donation Match
  • Newsletter
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Deals
  • Find a Cruise
  • Reviews
  • News
  • Cruise Tips

Carnival Sensation Review

3.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
958 reviews
2 Awards

Fantastic trip...dont trust the negative reviews!

Review for Carnival Sensation to the Eastern Caribbean
User Avatar
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

Rating by category

Value for Money
Public Rooms
Fitness & Recreation

Additional details

Sail Date: Feb 2020

After reading all the negative reviews of this boat I was terrified of what was to come but was pleasantly surprised. The boat is smaller but there was loads to do and the service and food were all great. I've cruised before and the food was some of the best I've had!

A word of warning... the boat did get a bit tippy at points which I heard was due to the lack of stabilizers. I would reccomend packing gravel or some kind of seasick medicine if you're sensitive to motion.

The ports were incredible with Turks and Caicos my fav. We did the stingray kiss encounter and it's something I'll never forget. There is a beach right at port so you could just relax all day here.

Cabin Review

We had 2 adults and 2 kids in an interior cabin on deck 4 and there was lots of room. No smells either anywhere that some other reviews have mentioned.

Port Reviews

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata)

No beach but pool and waterslides and reasonably priced drinks. Enjoyed the day!

4 Helpful Votes
previous reviewnext review

Find a cruise

Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy and Cookies Statement and Terms of Use.