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27,072 Carnival Cruise Reviews


Tanner110 avatar

Tanner110

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

But the best ship

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Overall the food was okay and our waitress was great, but on-board activities were lacking. It was not kid friendly, but they attempted to make up for that with an area that seems attractive to teens. The issue in ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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BigJP

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not happy with carnival

Did a back to back cruise and it was Just ok, cruise was nothing special. Ship was just ok Activities were just ok The food was not ok. it was nothing special It seamed every thing on the ship was ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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WSURFER100

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Carnival Magic Vacation

My wife and I are well traveled, even though this is only our second cruise. We know a good trip when we see one. We booked a cruise on the Carnival Magic, part of a group of twenty-five, including friends and ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Kay16

1 Review Written

Amazing honeymoon cruise

We chose this ship specifically because it went to Half Moon Cay, had the ''Movies under the Stars'' and had Guys Burgers. We booked through my Carnival Rep who is awesome! This was my 13th cruise and my husbands ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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wolft927

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Had a Blast

So, Writing this review a few months late but better late then never lol....So my wife and I (38, 40) took our oldest son (18) on a cruise for his High school Graduation present. He graduated 5 months early so ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Dune_mama

3 Reviews Written

Nice Winter Getaway

We drove to the Port as we are from the Midwest. We parked at Lighthouse parking and have the last few times we have sailed from Galveston. It is much smaller, but I've never had to wait a long time for a shuttle. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Bigkid50

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Retirement celebration

I usually cruise in Carnival Cruise Line because I refer to them as the fun, party ships. I had a great time. This was the first shop I’ve every sailed where the DJ played music for all race and ethnicity. The ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Cruisin G-Mom

5 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Hole in Her Back

This Christmas we had the best Carnival cruise on the Glory we had in twenty cruises. I have been on twenty cruises and I can only remember one cruise Director from the Liberty, Stitch was his name. The rest are a ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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byrdbrain55

2 Reviews Written

Great cruise

We traveled on the Carnival Glory March 1-8, 2020. We flew in the night before and used Uber to get to the port in the morning. We got to the port at around 11:30, dropped off our luggage and it took about an hour ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Linda90383

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our cruise was very nice, and we loved the Breeze.

This was our second year on the Breeze. We even had the same Balcony cabin on Deck 6. We love the location mid ship. I was on a cane, from Back Surgery only 8 weeks earlier, And it was mid point to anywhere ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Too blessed to be stressed

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our first Carnival premier cruise.

This was our first premier Casino cruise and our 8th Carnival cruise in general. Husband was very excited. But I knew that meant he was going to spend much of his time in the Casino so I brought my grandkids for a ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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GlendaleAZ

11 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Mexican Riviera Quarantine Style (8 days for the price of 7 days)

Review of the Carnival Panorama This will be a review of our most recent cruise, which took place sailing from Long Beach, CA on Carnival Panorama. We left February 29, 2020 for a 7-day sailing to the Mexican ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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mikluyn

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The cruise to turn us off cruising forever!

This was our 16th cruise... Complaints to Carnival Splendor – Moreton Island Cruise Jan 16th- 20th 2020. • Casino Bar. On Friday returning to the casino after being there several hours the night before, ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Komorowski

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

The Virgin cruise

This was my first cruise. I had a good trip, even with the changes caused by the corona virus. The food was very plentiful and the varieties seemed endless. There was dinning for every type, from the burger joint ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Kiro

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Carnival Miracle Still needs work out of Dry Dock

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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geonurse

4 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

MAGICAL cruise vacation! ( Lengthy detailed review)

Husband , myself and another couple ( lifelong friends) flew to FLL 2 days prior to embarkation. We stayed in a Air B and B - two bedroom apartment about 10 minutes from the downtown Las Olas Blvd. area. In the past ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Oren

6 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Service, Difficult Crowd and Casino Smoking Issues

We got off the Carnival Panorama at the Long Beach port after returning to our rooms for one additional night as one passenger was Covid 19 tested and the 4000 of us had to wait for that one passengers result. Thank ...
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Sail Date February 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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towert7

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall happy

Overall I enjoyed this cruise experience. Some things I really enjoyed about the Carnival Liberty were: 1) The inside stateroom (8250) was plenty roomy enough and everything worked as it should. Some newer ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Flacruzr

1 Review Written

Disappointed

Just got back last Sunday from an 8 day trip on the Horizon (3/15). I have cruised on 35+ cruises and this was my least favorite. Embarkation was a breeze and there was no wait. We ate in the dining room 6 ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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tnadams

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

By far our favorite cruise.

This cruise was a big one for us. It was a celebration of two years of working hard to become debt free. That said, it was also the most expensive cruise we have ever taken. Let's start with the ship overall-- ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Astro Boy

25 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

10 nights to the Islands

Best to just do in point form. Most of other reviews I have read are all true. Bad points. Ship has strangest decor like the Spirit and Legend, different lets say. Entertainment started out good, but ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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preciousharley

1 Review Written

Beautiful ship. awful room - very noisy in the morning

Chose the Panorama since its a newborn ship, Lovely, clean and new. Bad part was the room above a gym. Unfortunately a suppose to be a very relaxing cruise is ruined by a very loud morning spin class that blows ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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bicandstan

1 Review Written

Please read

First if your parking at the port,you will need to have your credit card ready to pay for parking,the embarkation was swift and easy,we walked on with two bottles of wine one with a screw off top so we could have a ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Dr. John from PG County

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Bucket List Experience

This sailing on the Carnival Pride was a Journeys trip which means Carnival added several opportunities to meet with the entertainers, wait and cabin staff. They also had special events including the Captain’s ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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