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17 Carnival Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

gandc01 avatar


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

hampshire45 avatar


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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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

jillbaylis avatar


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

Arnmac avatar


1 Review Written


I am glad this was only a 3 day sampler. I read dozens of reviews prior and decided people must be super fussy, that after all the cruise line info detailing how wonderful everything is, the reviews detailing how ...
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Sail Date March 2018

Jessica321 avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

It was AMAZING!!!!!!!

This was my second cruise I have been on, the sunshine was awesome I loved the people that worked on it they made everything fun,the food was amazing way better than my first cruise. I had the best time of my life ...
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Sail Date May 2017

cpetter201 avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes


I am writing this review on Cruise Critic because Carnival has chosen to block the review in the Carnival site for some unknown reason. Most likely because its bad for business or they have some major interest in ...
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Sail Date November 2016

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Mason Jahr

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A disappointment in vacationing

We chose to take the Vista's transatlantic re-positioning cruise because we found the travel itinerary of interest to us. The good: The Skyride. The specialty dining, in particular 555 Fahrenheit, and to a ...
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Sail Date October 2016

suesheepsbum avatar


1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes


This is my 33rd cruise - first and last with Carnival. Husband, self and adult daughter chose this to have a peaceful, relaxing trip back to Sydney, rather than flying, which I loathe. Upon boarding the ship and ...
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Sail Date September 2016

GabG avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst Cruise Ever

To stand and wait over 4 hours in the heat without water, food or seating to get on board was not a good start, Carnival then refunded 25% of fare, okay fair enough. Then to get a cabin where the kids running ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Filthy, Disorganised, Poor Communication

4 hour delay for boarding, left waiting in hot terminal, no water and over 2000 people. No communication. Tender process was terrible, people missed their tours due to lack of organisation and communication from ...
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Sail Date August 2015

bubby47 avatar


4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointed

The cruise was Singapore to Sydney. After refurbishment shouldn't have been put back into service. Took 6 hours to board know one new what was going there was no communication. Luggage wasn't delivered until after ...
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Sail Date August 2015

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1 Review Written

Carnival Not Responsible for my Things

We were a family of 9 travelling for Spring Break. Two over 60, 3 mid twenties, 2 teenagers. We live in Florida so no planes, just drove to the port. Embarkation seemed fine, got to the room, things looked good, had ...
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Sail Date March 2014

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1 Review Written

Serioulsy Carnival? Shame on you . . .

Fairly new to cruising having taken our first cruise just under two years ago, but we have caught the bug and this was our seventh cruise now in this timeframe. Our second with Carnival. Our other five were with ...
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Sail Date November 2012

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2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Impressions

This cruise chose us, as we received an email with a great price and $700 cabin credit, it was a great itinerary and not Australian school holidays, although we always vowed we would never go on this ship! but it ...
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Sail Date June 2018

Graza avatar


1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Disappointing cruise.

We chose this cruise for the cheap price that was offered at the time of booking. It was disappointing from start to finish. The embarcation was a shamozole. No one seemed to know what they were doing. The food in ...
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Sail Date November 2019

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