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Carnival Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Repositioning Cruises

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223 Carnival Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Kiro

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Carnival Miracle Still needs work out of Dry Dock

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We chose a aft balcony to come through the canal, hoping to enjoy the many sea days on the balcony and de-stress, relax and enjoy the break of the daily work grind. THIS DID NOT HAPPEN! We had oil droplets spewing ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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klitz

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Panama Canal cruise after refurbishment

The March 5 repositioning was excellent from Miami to the Miracle's new home (we hope) in San Francisco. Although there was some concern about the novel coronavirus, it was the best ship in the world to sail on. ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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TheBearAK

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Ship really needs a designer that knows fun

This was my second time on the Elation, first was pre-2017 upgrades. Pros: Great crew, lots of potential for entertainment. Our stateroom (on G deck) was great. Embarkation at Port Canaveral is the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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gandc01

5 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Carnival Splendor - Chaos from start to finish

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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apetnutbeme1987

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not at all impressed!!From a frequent cruiser!

On this cruise,the quality of all the baked goods.Bread,rolls,and even paid for desserts from the coffee shop,where dry,tasteless and barely edible.There was no room service menu,(except morning menu),in our ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Hellie53

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Dreary decor and costly voyage

Embarkation went well, ship looks spectacular from the outside, and owing to it advertising it had had a recent refurb, our expectations were high. Assisted boarding was easy and pleasant. Cabin 8218 was lovely ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Katzcan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Definitely a Fun Ship

This was our first time on a Carnival cruise ship. We had the opportunity of a great fare that was too hard to turn down. Despite the initial shock of the dowdy dark mixed themes interior, we thoroughly ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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mahondi

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise and great memories

This was a cruise to a place I always dreamed of visiting - CUBA. That was the highlight of the cruise. Embarkation went very smoothly. We had a 12 show time and we were on board eating and playing cards by ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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cafe-au-lait

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Just cruisin'

We chose this cruise because it was a well talked about and loved cruise by many on Social Media. I have cruised out of Port of Miami in the past. The embarkation was very smooth. Arrived at port early due to early ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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SeniorTraveller023

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Bedlam at Dinner

I chose this cruise as a way to get to Hawaii and see all the different islands. It served that purpose, and I enjoyed the trip overall. The naturalist on board was very personable and knowledgeable. As others ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Onagh

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Repositioning Cruise from Galveston to Port Canaveral

I ultimately chose this cruise due to it’s importance to the Carnival Repositioning of their fleet. It was also a unique sailing and a Carnival Journey Cruise. It helped that I had previous Carnival Cruise Friends ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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