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Vancouver Carnival Spirit Cruise Reviews

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Carnival Spirit
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Vancouver

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64 Vancouver Carnival Spirit Cruise Reviews


Petunia Blue avatar

Petunia Blue

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Aloha and mahalo Vancouver to Hawaii on the Spirit

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Boarding the Spirit in Vancouver was fast and efficient, then time to have something to eat and check out the ship. We had been told to go to our muster station at 3p.m. and there was another couple waiting there ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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debbiemcd89

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Spirit to Hawaii 2012

The weather was beautiful. The ship was immaculate as always. I have never been on a Carnival Ship that they were not always cleaning. The were doing a lot of upgrading the ship for Australia which some of it was ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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bubba88

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Absolutely pleased as punch and so pleasantly surprised...

I was so surprised! From embarkation which was a breeze through the lovely dinner that night in the Steakhouse through the next 12 days, I couldn't find a thing to complain about (except my travel companion). I ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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elphin

8 Reviews Written

The Spirit is pensioned off

Boarding at Vancouver was a breeze. As the length of the cruise was twelve nights additional supplies had to be taken on board that delayed departure but the time was easily made up. Five full days at sea to ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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travelingchef21

1 Review Written

A DEFINITE bucket list cruise

I would suggest this particular cruise to anyone looking for adventure and ready to go with the flow, especially for those amateur photographers. We enjoyed every port. I have 2 suggestions: 1-If you do one of ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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CanWeGoYet?

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very good Alaska cruise / Inside Passage with Glacier Bay

Very impressed with the Alaska cruise I took with Carnival. The cruise left from Vancouver, cruising the inside passage of Vancouver Island. The cruise offered inside passage for the first full day (east of ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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custardnrainsins

1 Review Written

Fantastic holiday

We booked a 7 day cruise to Alaska last minute. We had cabin class 7A which is a partially obstructed balcony. The obstruction was at the bottom of the balcony and was the top of a life boat. This did not bother ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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aliceinparis

1 Review Written

I'm Hooked!

First I would like to thank CruiseCritc.com. My husband and I had never been on a cruise and I really wasn't sure what we were getting into! I read many reviews on CruiseCritic.com, and they really helped me to ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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CupKayke

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

12 Nights On The Carnival Spirit

DH & I are in our mid-30s and had previously cruised once with Carnival and Royal Caribbean. We boarded the Carnival Spirit in Vancouver, BC and took a 3-night Cruise to Nowhere aka Repositioning cruise to San ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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suesteve

1 Review Written

Twelve days too long!!

We started our 12 days in Vancouver and it took forever to board the ship. I now how cattle must feel being hearded into a pasture. They had computer problems but didnt tell anyone what was going on until we had ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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Pee-ah

2 Reviews Written

Vancouver to LALA land

Getting to the port was easy as it was just a cab ride from home... Okay maybe not so easy as it was during the week and traffic was a still an issue. Not to mention that I was blessed with a cabbie that made me ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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dogdoc14

1 Review Written

Trip of a Lifetime

We had a fantastic cruise! We were first time cruisers, and didn't know exactly what to expect, but it was great. Our cabin was very nice and adequately equipped. The ship was always clean.The staff in the dining ...
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Sail Date September 2008


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Ladybentley

7 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly surprised by Carnival Spirit…

I booked this cruise for the itinerary. I had read and heard varying reports about Carnival and, as our only other cruise had been on Holland America, I wasn't sure how much I would like it. However I was pleasantly ...
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Sail Date January 2011


fishy47 avatar

fishy47

1 Review Written

12 day cruise from Vancouver to Hawaii

There were 8 of us in our group taking this cruise, having gone on Carnival once before on the Splendour from Rome to Ft Lauderdale we were looking foreward to this one. Boarding was very fast at Vancouver and we ...
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Sail Date September 2010


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eltigre

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Sailing Away for a Hawaiian Lei

Spiriting Away for a Hawaiian Lei After 14 months of chatting on the CC boards our group finally met for the Vancouver to Hawaii Sept 14th 2010 Cruise. Having done this cruise in 2006 I was had great ...
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Sail Date September 2010


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jlaston

1 Review Written

ALOHA.....Says it all!

The Spirit is a really great ship. The crew is very attentive to all details and the Cruise Director, Stu, is excellent. But, I'll have to say that, the most entertaining person on board was Captain Volpi! Every day ...
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Sail Date September 2010


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Konarina

1 Review Written

Un-spirited Cruise

The Carnival Spirit cruise, leaving Vancouver, BC on May 5th could not have been less spirited, if it had tried. First let me say that we have cruised extensively all over the world and that this was also our ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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jmorgania

1 Review Written

Dining service, what dining service?

We recently returned from the first sailing of the season on the Carnival Spirit to Alaska. This was the third day of the season for the ports we visited. This was our second cruise overall but first with Carnival. ...
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Sail Date May 2010


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on the boat again

1 Review Written

24 days on the Spirit

My husband and I are both retired. We decided that we had the time to go to Hawaii round trip on the Spirit. The cost was not much more than the airfare would have been to fly into or out of Honolulu. We had met ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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sayvan

2 Reviews Written

Alaska - A Journey through the Inside Passage

We arrived in Vancouver a day early. The weather was fantastic without a cloud in the sky. After about a 45 minute drive from the Airport we arrived at the Vancouver Downtown Delta Suites. The hotel was beautiful ...
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Sail Date August 2009


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mividajp

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Destination Ever!

This was a great cruise! We joined up on the CC Spirit Roll Call and met a lot of wonderful people before we even boarded the ship. We flew into Vancouver the day before embarkation to avoid any problems. It was a ...
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Sail Date September 2009


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luvaqua

2 Reviews Written

Alaska can be cold & rainy end of season!

Vancouver: My adult daughter lives in Olympia, WA so my husband & I flew from Colorado to meet her and then we drove to Vancouver, B.C. The drive was nice until we got to Vancouver - a lot of traffic, but they are ...
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Sail Date September 2009


ranman50 avatar

ranman50

1 Review Written

Spirit to Alaska

My wife and Myself just returned from our 6th cruise and do enjoy the convenience of many different cities on a single vacation. This is our 2nd time aboard the Carnival Spirit and First visit to Alaska. Let me say ...
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Sail Date August 2009


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Sirwinston

3 Reviews Written

Tom and Ray's Amazing Alaska Adventure.

I had booked this cruise 502 days out. At several times it looked like we might have to cancel. But it all worked out in the end. We had a great time. We flew in one day early and stayed at the Best Western ...
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Sail Date August 2009


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modernscarlett

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Family's Dream Cruise did not disappoint

My father had wanted to go to Alaska for some time, and when the prices fell, we decided now was the time to go! We travelled with a group of 8: my parents, my husband and I with our 10 yr old daughter, and our ...
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Sail Date June 2009


Carnival Spirit Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.54.2
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms3.54.2
Fitness Recreation4.04
Family5.03.8
Enrichment3.03.5
Service5.04.3
Value For Money4.54.1
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