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Carnival Splendor Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Carnival Splendor
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Family Cruises

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Romantic Cruises

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Senior Cruises

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First-Time Cruisers

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Repositioning Cruises

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26 Carnival Splendor Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


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gandc01

5 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Carnival Splendor - Chaos from start to finish

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I had sailed on the Splendor in 2013 from Santiago to Buenos Aires. It was wonderful. When I heard that the Splendor was being repositioned from Singapore to Sydney, I was really looking forward cruise. The ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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hampshire45

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Worse cruise ever - if this had been a first cruise would never have gone again

We like repositioning cruises. We liked previous Carnival cruises. We had even been on this ship before and enjoyed it. This cruise was chaos from the time we tried to book until we got off - the only thing that ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Eugene A

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relocation Cruise, Singapore to Sydney

We chose this cruise for a couple of reasons - firstly because it was sailing out of Singapore and we hadn't done that before, and secondly because one of the ports was Komodo Island which we were looking forward to ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Captain Vancouver

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pales by comparion

We stayed the night before at a Marriott near LAX and took an Uber to the port the next morning. The embarkation in Long Beach, a disorganized three-hour lineup in heat, with no water and no place to sit down ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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VK2EBR

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Carnival SPLENDOR? Carnival Disaster !!!

Have had previous cruises with carnival but unfortunately this one was well below the standard of those.Embarkation was undisciplined and chaotic, most would have been given a specific boarding time but it ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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SophieR1300

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Chaos, Noise and Carnival Cough

This was a repositioning cruise from Singapore to Sydney, which hubby and I chose, to relax and refresh before the Christmas mayhem. First, the good points: our cabin stewards, and the rest of the waiters etc were ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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best day ever

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Not what we expected

I choose this cruise as the Splendor was in dry dock in Singapore before relocating to Australia and thought that the itinerary would suit my wife and myself . How wrong was I . Embarkation was a disaster . The ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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huttonmarg

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Poor crew training and terrible food safety in eating areas

This was my 16th cruise (my 2nd cruise on Carnival ). We chose this cruise because the price was great and the ports were potentially interesting. It was a repositioning cruise from Singapore to Sydney, stopping at ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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rivercruisedreaming

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Food was good but many other things were not

As a family foursome travelling in 2 cabins we joined the Carnival Splendor in Singapore for a 15 night relocation cruise back to Sydney after a multi million dollar refit in Singapore. The ship which caters for ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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jillbaylis

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Boring. mediocre food.

The splendour has been in Singapore for a re fit. Apparently millions spent on it.would like to know where. Tiniest room we have ever had on a cruise 7416. cannot pass each other. if your in your wardrobe beware of ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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rupertmillie

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cabin was great

went on this cruise as it was repositioning and bringing Splendor to Australia for it's inaugural season. I travelled with a group of friends who also love to cruise. We enjoyed it very much even with the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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shellz37

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relocation cruse on Carnival Splendor

I wanted to try the new ship and join her to come to Sydney From Singapore, I stayed in cabin 7276 Interior, This was not a nice cabin, the bed shook all night long as it was next door to the electrical room,Hardly ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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19AUSSIES

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Loved this cruise but it had its hiccups

This was a fantastic package deal for Australian cruises! Embarkation was an absolute disaster standing in the sun for well over 2 and a half hours with no shade or water or explanation given. The first point of ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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deejay1010

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Carnival Cattle Cruise

CARNIVAL CATTLE CRUISE. Itinerary: LA, Hawaii, Honolulu, Guam, Malay, Vietnam, Singapore. Derek Johnson- Carnival Splendor cabin 1277- Oct5>30 2019. Many apologies about embarkation proceedings onto Carnival ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Tinatots

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Splendifourous Journey Cruise

As my husband had just retired it was time for us to try a longer cruise and The Splendour Journey Cruise of 24 days looked perfect. After a bit of a problem getting onto the ship (3 hour wait) due to technical ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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JustMom

5 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Panama Canal; GREAT itinerary!

Going through the Panama Canal was something that I always wanted to do, so this was the cruise for me. We have been to Miami before so we didn't do anything special before the cruise. Embarkation was totally ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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October girl

1 Review Written

Good, bad and worse

It was supposed to be Eastern Carib but because of hurricanes we were rerouted. Wish we were given a choice to go or opt out for a later time. We were not given any choice. Also it was a re-positioning from Fort ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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dilpuri

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

BUNDLE OF FUN AND EXPEDITION IN A GROUP

We were a group of 20 family members. Joined group from canada, california and india. Very economical package with maximum fun with complete family. Would love to go on cruise every year, may be different ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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canadiancruiselovers

1 Review Written

Around The Horn on a Honeymoon

The Ship...Exterior. Beautiful. Very stable, and maneuvers easily in tight spots, as we have witnessed in some ports. The outside deck plans were user-friendly with one minor exception. Would have been nice to ...
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Sail Date January 2009


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traveller123

8 Reviews Written

South America & Mexico - A Splendid Vacation!

South America & Mexico - Carnival Splendor - March 3 - 21, 2009 Overall, this was a wonderful 18-day cruise on the Splendor. This was my sixth cruise, and the third time on a Carnival ship. I was travelling ...
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Sail Date March 2009


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bowwave

2 Reviews Written

Not so splendid.........

First, I must say that this is only the second time we have cruised on Carnival.The first time was out of Miami some years ago. Carnival at that time had a reputation for appealing to the masses,rowdy/less ...
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Sail Date October 2008


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bowwave

2 Reviews Written

Not so splendid

First, I must say that this is only the second time we have cruised on Carnival.The first time was out of Miami some years ago. Carnival at that time had a reputation for appealing to the masses,rowdy/less ...
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Sail Date October 2008


Charles67 avatar

Charles67

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

I have taken several cruises with Carnival and really wanted to do the Panama Canal. This may be my last cruise on Carnival, but it won’t be my last cruise. I am saddened because that means that I have to give up ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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dreamtime13

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

So many problems and would not reccommend this ship for wheelchairs

I chose this cruise to go to Komodo Island. On boarding I found my cabin (no one giving directions at all) upon entering what was supposed to be a wheelchair cabin I found I could not access the toliet as the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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lucky elvis

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Boring

My 4 day cruise to Morton islands leaving sydney the 6th Feb.The service in the restaurants was great and the food but that's where it stops, too many bogans swearing and drunken people. The dress code was poor and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Carnival Splendor Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.54.2
Dining3.53.7
Entertainment4.03.6
Public Rooms3.03.9
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Family4.03.9
Enrichment1.03.2
Service3.54.1
Value For Money4.53.9
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