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Norfolk to the Bahamas Cruise Reviews

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Worst Cruise I ever been on in 20+ years!!

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Bahamas

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Cosby
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Selected this cruise because I live less than 2 hours from Norfolk port. But it was not a good boarding experience. It rained, people got wet, parking situation awful!! Later found out that luggage handlers were on strike so not enough staff to get people through boarding process in timely manner. People stood in line, in rain for hours!! Not enough service staff on Lido Deck. In all my days ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


Not very family oriented

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Bahamas

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Shelda63
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

I chose Carnival Sunrise because it left from Norfolk and was an easy departure point as I was taking my entire family on the cruise. It was the first cruise for many of them; so their first cruise experience. I have sailed Carnival before and have enjoyed the experience. I can not say the same for this trip. I had high expectations since I had heard so much hype about the renovations and ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Spa Balcony

Traveled with children


Fresh Ship = Fun!

Review for Carnival Sunrise to Bahamas

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shelikestocruise
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

We chose to sail on the Sunrise for the Bahamas trip due to the price and the convenience of sailing out of Norfolk. We were also thrilled to be on the Sunrise as we had previously sailed on the ship when it was the Triumph. The embarkation in Norfolk was rocky, to say the least. Once on board there wasn’t much direction, but we assumed it was because they were still working out kinks in the new ...
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Sail Date: May 2019


Mother/Daughter Cruise

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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mittens817
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Chose this cruise because departure port was close to home. Overall very satisfied. Excursion was cancelled because of wind, but we did get on another excursion.The cabin stewards and buffet area tables cleaning staff work extremely hard with barely a minutes break and did a fantastic job. This time cruising I was not too impressed with the lunch or dinner buffet. We did use other choices ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony


NORFOLK, AND BACK IN 5 DAYS

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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TTAM
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We have traveled out of norfolk, va many times on carnival ships, we are platinum cruisers and have had much fun. Another couple came up from charlotte to go with us in a different cabin. This is their 4th time with us. The time for boarding was great however were were told to be on board by 3pm to leave at 4,but it was almost 5:30 pm when we left. People dont pay attention, they should be left ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Ocean Suite


Fun Time from My Hometown

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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COZYCORNER
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

Sailed from Hometown for the First time, I must say it was great and also very convenient . Downtown Norfolk, just 20 minuted from home, The Sunshine was a nice Ship..... I sailed in an Ocean Suite. in the AFT of the ship.. The balcony was a little small, overall the room was nice. Two wrap sofas, one was a sleeper, Seperate bedroom that led out onto the balcony, bathroom had a tub with ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Ocean Suite


Wonderful Birthday Celebration Cruise for My Wife in the Bahamas

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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hopedealersiempre
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

I chose this cruise because it was perfect timing for my wonderful wife's birthday and it was leaving from Norfolk only 1 hour from our home in Gloucester. It was also affordable. The cabin was beautiful and comfortable.The huge picture window showcasing the open ocean and beautiful ports of call. I just spent the better half an hour detailing all the wonderful experiences of our wonderful trip ...
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Sail Date: October 2017

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Wonderful!!

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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gelliott4
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Embarkation and disembarkation went very smooth! The safety/security drill that occurred aboard the ship took an extended about of time. It was held outside on the deck in humid weather and limited about of space. Many of the elderly people standing near me had a very difficult time standing for the period of time. The ship was very clean, the cabin was clean, prepared and ready for us ...
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Sail Date: June 2017

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with children


AMAZING

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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Seniorc
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

Overly pleased with my cruise experience with Carnivel out of Norfolk Virgina .Boarding was orderly and my luggage was at my storeroom in a reasonable time. Plenty of food morning noon and night. Anything you wanted to eat was available The wait staff in dining room and the buffet were more than outstanding. They were friendly and helpful to your needs. Entertainment and activities were ...
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Sail Date: June 2017


Never again

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Bahamas

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Sykes319
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

We chose this cruise for the location, time and price. That was a mistake. Customer service shouldn't be in their vocabulary bc they have zero. We had no ac in our stateroom for 3 full days after saying something to the attendant within several minutes of boarding. My husband has medical issues and had we not brought a fan from home, it would have been miserable. I fell on the pool deck in a huge ...
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Sail Date: June 2017

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


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