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33 Carnival Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


Kiro avatar

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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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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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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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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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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Lexilulu722

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Mediocre at best.

The crew is friendly but rather unhelpful, they never clarified any instructions and I was offered a drink maybe once in my several days by the pool. There was no one out taking drink orders and bringing drinks. The ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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RickNZ47

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice crew, mediocre food, gambling everywhere, poor organization and activity

We were excited to go - as we had previously 3 times taken repositioning voyages across Pacific with other Cruise Lines...This one had a Great choice of route via Polynesian islands ... Unfortunately in the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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lizwoods

6 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Not Sure Where to Start!

We chose this ship because we were doing a transatlantic from Ft. Lauderdale to Rome on Celebrity Reflection and and we could fly to Barcelona for a couple days and catch the Horizon back home. Being a new ship we ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Kincaid42

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Never Again...

While overall the cruise was pleasant because of the itinerary and the friendliness of the crew, If I had it to do over again I would choose a different cruise line. We have taken a large number of cruises and our ...
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Sail Date April 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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MS2N

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Great staff but the ship is not the best

We sailed from Honolulu to Sydney and choose the Legend for the route. staying north and not going via NZ. The issues we encountered were, Extended queue for quest services for at least 2 days trying to fix ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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NC1-Cruisers

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

If you can afford a better cruise, avoid this one.

Our cruise was arranged by a family member. 23 members of our family attended, each with different cruising experience and a variety of budgets. Galveston is a very difficult port to get to from the East Coast. ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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BuzzVerb

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Poor Service

I am particularly disappointed by the Lido deck and the ability of the staff to keep coffee and coffee cups in adequate supply. During the peak of early morning breakfast, the coffee pots would go empty and cups ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Mary P

1 Review Written

A huge disappointment!

We enjoyed our Breeze cruise so much, and the Vista was so hyped as the flagship, that we booked this two years ago. Much was made of the new Havana Cabanas and all of the amenities. Here are some things you need ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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JMarino

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First time Carnival; reluctant to try a second.

We chose to take this cruise aboard Carnival simply because I enjoy cruising and my wife wanted to visit Hawaii. Leaving from Vancouver was convenient, since we are from Seattle. Getting though customs was ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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aschippang

3 Reviews Written

Great itinerary....overall cruise disappointing.

This was actually two cruises back to back. The first being 11 days from New Orleans to San Juan and the second being 10 days from San Juan to Jacksonville, Fl. Upon reaching Jacksonville, we have now sailed 15 ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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RCCL Cruisers

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Poor Expereince

Spent 3 days in San Juan prior to the cruise had a great time in old San Juan. It was our 5th Carnival Cruise, we picked it as we have heard in the past Carnival goes all out for their so called Journey Cruises and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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AlfieVWP

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Would not recommend the Dream.

This was our 3rd Thanksgiving cruise (all with Carnival). We had 17 people in our party as we planned the trip with our extended family. I am sure others in the party will be pushing for another cruise line for ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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s1r0n

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Do another ship.

Carnival Legend. What can I say? Decor: Tacky. Food: Average at best (had me wishing I could be at home to cook my own meals). Entertainment: Average to Decent. Musicals were OK, but did not appreciate ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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flgranny

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Rethinking Carnival

Let me start by saying that I have always been a Carnival fan, and started sailing on their ships 24 years ago. We have sailed on other cruise lines, and always end up coming back to Carnival. That being said, we ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Victor L

2 Reviews Written

Carnival Sunshine Transatlantic

Cons - The renovation on the Sunshine has not been completed due to the large number of water leaks on the ship. The leaks are plumbing issues. They have removed all seating on the Promenade deck, for relaxation ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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LVWesty

1 Review Written

Disappointed.

Where to begin to describe this inaugural transatlantic cruise on the Carnival Magic? Good points: 1. Spacious cabins, but small balconies. 2. New ship, but gaudy décor. 3. The ship's "wine card" ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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LEN PENNA

1 Review Written

MAGIC'S THRUSTER FAILURES

Len Stanchick, Cabin 10267: We (4 adults/numerous cruises), sailed the Magic's recent 'Maiden Trans-Atlantic Voyage'. We were only out of Barcelona a short while, when we were notified we would have an ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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