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Port Canaveral (Orlando) Carnival Sunshine Cruise Reviews

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Very enjoyable experience

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Eastern

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oXTristynXo
First Time Cruiser • Age 20s

This was the first cruise I have been on but I loved it. The only negatives that I had were it left port an hour late and a lot of noise children other than that it was extremely fun and the food was better than I expected not saying it was the best in the world but it was far above what I had expected and the fruit was very fresh. My favorite restaurant was the blue iguana it’s burritos were ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Premium Balcony


Sunshine not so bright

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Western

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rrtexascruiser
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

We spent a week in Walt Disney World prior to our cruise. This time of year Florida has outbreaks of Love-bugs. Some years bugs are worse than others this year is kind of bad. This is not our first time in the Orlando area, but our first time out of Port Canaveral and the Carnival Sunshine. Embarkation went smoothly, we showed up at our scheduled time and walked right on to the ship. The first ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Disorganised and stress inducing!

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Western

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Notmeee
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

The redeeming feature of this cruise was the places of destination. The Carnival Sunshine ship was the worst of my cruising experiences out of 5 different cruise company's. The ship is poorly layed out causing the feeling of being overly crowded and some what chaotic. I appreciate the need for the safety drill before setting sail but the Sunshine procedure for this is APPALLING ! Stood in long ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


NEVER AGAIN ON CARNIVAL

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Western

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PattieR
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Filthy ship, now have a horrible cold. food sucked, kids ran rampant, young drunks everywhere. 1st and last time on a carnival cruise. Had to wait in a line for anytime dining just to get a table assigned and then go downstairs to the dining room to request seating. What????? How stupid. Cabin service was offered only once a day either am or pm. so once you go to the crowded pools with a ...
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Sail Date: May 2019

Cabin Type: Spa Balcony


Great cruise with picturesque destinations and memorable hosts

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Eastern

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Tblrock
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We've learned from past travels. If you're looking for imperfection you'll find it wth the result being a vacation investment /experience being diminished in part to unrealistic expectations. Regardless of who, when, what or where.. This was the 3rd cruise for wife and I. All on Carnival. Group included brother and sister in law. All of us are in our mid 50's. Port Canaveral embarkation. ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


Floating Germ Pit. Poor Service. Terrible food

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Eastern

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Rsawyers
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Having cruised on another Carnival ship and it being OK ( not over the top but OK), we decided to book this cruise specifically because my sister wanted to go to Grand Turk. We cruise about 1 x every 2 years. This ship and staff does not need to be in service. The only good thing was Mikey the cruise director. The ship was really dirty ( dust everywhere, smelled like feces on many floors including ...
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Sail Date: April 2019


Time for a change

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Eastern

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pam32310
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Chose this cruise because it was offered to me as an Ultra by the Players Club. This was my 24th Carnival cruise and I am Platinum soon to be Diamond. I cruised with my sister who uses oxygen. We drove down from Tallahassee the same day and the drive was uneventful. Embarkation was as easy as ever. Walked right on the ship. Our cabin was ready and we were able to drop our carry-ons and head ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


Could be so much more.

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Eastern

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Tuba4
10+ Cruises

We chose this ship because of the departure port, the itinerary and the size. We are regular cruisers and although we have cruised NCL and Royal, we are usually loyal to Carnival. We are also not picky and not big complainers. Most of this review is negative but if it is not in this review, it was probably great. I offer these things because I think they are all fixable. I don’t want anyone to ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Friendly Staff-Horrible Ship

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Southern

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hannahsky04
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

First of all, I must say that our cabin steward was an absolute sweetheart. Many of the ship crew were also great. The downfall is that the ship is old and small. The metal around the decks is painted over eaten away steel. We found holes throughout the railings. The carpets throughout are old and many sofa/restaurant bench upholstery have stains. There is a peculiar smell about the ship. ...
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Sail Date: April 2019


Excellent family vacation on an excellent ship!

Review for Carnival Sunshine to Caribbean - Southern

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opto_mom
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

After booking our cruise, I was shocked to read so many negative reviews and began to dread my cruise (which, of course, you never want to do!). I've come to the conclusion that some people just need something to complain about. Was this cruise equivalent to staying in a five-star hotel in a major city? No, of course not, but if I wanted to do that I would have stayed in a five-star hotel in a ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with children


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