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2657 Psgrs
Refurbished
4 yrs ago
Jan 2010

What people said about this ship:

"The Sensation Dining Room was great( food and service)." in 86 reviews.
"The shore excursions were typical for the Bahamas area." in 13 reviews.
"The food quality was so-so? could have been better." in 7 reviews.

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Loved our cruise

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Mar 31, 2014


We had a great time. The food was excellent, room was way beyond out expectations (we had a jr suite with balcony) room was always cleaned when we went for breakfast and dinner. The staff was always so helpful. This was our first cruise with Carnival we have cruised with others in the past and thought Carnival was just a big party boat but we decided to try it since we got such a great deal and was totally surprised that the food was better on Carnival and found lots of quiet places to relax and read. See you again soon! Keep up the good work

 

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Relaxing and romantic Beautiful sunsets

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Very Disappointed!!

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Mar 31, 2014


I have been on several cruises and have always enjoyed every minute, but Carnival's quality has gone way down!  Would not recommend Carnival to anyone.

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Room Type:
Oceanview

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7+ cruises

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CRUISE AS EXPECTED.....NOTHING FANTASTIC

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Mar 31, 2014


OVERALL A NICE CRUISE BUT NOT SPECTACULAR.THE  DINING EXPERIENCE WAS GOOD, BUT I MISSED NOT HAVING FILET MIGNON AT LEAST ONE TIME ....ON OTHER CRUISE LINES( WITH SPECIALITY RESTAURANTS) A CHOICE OF FILET MIGNON WAS OFFERED EVERY NIGHT.

I MISSED THIS CHOICE. IT SEEMED THAT THERE WERE AN AWFUL LOT OF KIDS RUNNING AROUND AND DOMINATING THE HOT TUBS AT THE POOL......WE FOUND THE SERENITY AREA FOR ADULTS ONLY , LATER IN THE CRUISE...WHICH HELPED.....OVERALL  3 STARS. I TOOK THIS CRUISE FOR THE KEY WEST PORT STOP...IF I WENT AGAIN , WOULD CHOOSE ANOTHER BOAT...

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Family w/young children

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Oceanview

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1 cruise (first)

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Wish Mother Nature

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Mar 22, 2014


This was our first cruise. Our family of 5 was excited to start this adventure.  I have to say that the food  is amazing, always something to eat, the chefs made deliciuios  dishes.

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First timers

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Mar 13, 2014


..Everyone we talked to before our cruise raved about the food and all there was to do on the ship. On our ship the food was not great. The buffet, and the sit down dinners were not what we expected. Food sometimes was even cold when it got to our table. The shows were okay. Staff for the most part were very nice and our room was kept very clean. I would suggest that they staff their bars with more than one bartender as this really was one of our biggest complaints. During the busiest times of the day there would only be one or two bartenders and we would have to wait and wait until we were served. This includes not only alcoholic beverages but fountain drinks too.

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2-3 cruises

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Don't go spring break

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Mar 08, 2014


It was the only time in our schedules that alowed us a vacation.

Decided at the last minute (2 days before saling) to go. Poor choice as it was spring break and 2/3 of the passengers were there to drink and party and drink. That I have no problem with as it was a big enough ship for the rest of us to get away from it. Problem was from 10:30 to 2:30 in the morning all the "drunken" young adults going to their rooms still yelling and carrying on up and down the halls of the staterooms.

 

Food was great, staff very courtious, ship in good order. (things worked). Just needed a "hall monitor" .

 

Will go on another cruise just NOT at Christmas or Spring break.

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A Great Getaway

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Feb 27, 2014


This was my first time cruising and I cannot wait to go again.  Booking through Cruiseline was very easy and helpful.  The booking agent called a couple nights before to check and make sure we were all set.  She had some great tips!  Carnival Fascination was a great cruiseline and the port out of Jacksonville was smooth and easy.  I think the four days was just the right amount of time, and the two stops in the Bahamas were so amazing.  The crew was very helpful and very pleaseant.  

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Room Type:
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did my daughter and her husband wrong

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Feb 22, 2014


my daughter Terry King was the one who set up this cruise with 7 others and her and her husband Robert King got into a car wreak feb,14 it put both of them in the hospital her husband has a broken hip, broken ribs with a hole in his lungs and his nose was broken and half of his nose was cut off so he had to have surgery on his face and hip making it where they had to cancal both of their cruise tickets yall would not even offer them their money back or 2 tickets for another cruise time not only did they loose their car but they also lost their cruise money my daughter and her husband has been on 4 other cruise with carnaval and you people cant have the heart enought to help them out

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Room Type:
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Excellent vacation

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Feb 17, 2014


everything went anf had great, specially findining experience with service steff, except buffet dining was bad.

But we did not mind about buffet dining cause fine dining wes great.

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A great way to relax and get away from the daily grind for a few days!

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Fascination | Sail Date: Feb 17, 2014


Big Smile  This was a surprisingly enjoyable cruise!  I had taken a Carnival Cruise 20 years ago, and was highly disappointed.  I vowed I would never take another one again; however the price was right and so was the time.  The embarkment process was the most organized of all the cruise lines I have traveled, and we were on the boat within 30 minutes with a drink in hand. The service was incredible, especially Elli on the Lido deck in the smoking section! The food was average, but not terrible.  The melted chocolate cake is certainly everything it is hyped up to be. Our room was cozy but plenty of space for two people with a beautiful ocean view. We even saw the dolphins frollicking next to the boat as we departed Jacksonville. The boat is not small but not huge.  You definitely feel at ease in any part of the boat.  The shows were very well produced and entertaining. The excursion in Key West was the best ever! (I recommend the Key West Pub Crawl). Overall, I would definitely visit the Fascination again for more adventures and relaxation!

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About Carnival Fascination

466
Interior Cabins
410
Oceanview Cabins
98
Balcony Cabins
54
Suite Cabins
4
Restaurants
1
Pools

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Ship Staff Quality: 75%
Stateroom Quality: 69%
Ship Quality: 63%

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Cabins of Carnival Fascination

Interior Stateroom on Carnival Fascination Size:
185 sq ft.

Amenities:
- Two twin beds that convert to a king size bed sitting area individual climate control wall safe private bathroom with shower ample drawer and closet space telephone and a 20" flat-screen television with an interactive system.
- Two twin beds that convert to a king size bed sitting area individual climate control wall safe private bathroom with shower ample drawer and closet space telephone and a 20" flat-screen television with interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms.

Wheel Chair Accessible Cabins:
E52, E53, E56, E57, M298, E80, E81, E116, E119, E120, E123, R298

Available On Decks:
Verandah, Riviera, Empress, Upper, Main

Oceanview Stateroom on Carnival Fascination Size:
185 sq ft.

Amenities:
- Two twin beds that convert to a king size bed picture window sitting area individual climate control wall safe private bathroom with shower ample drawer and closet space telephone and a 20" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms.

Wheel Chair Accessible Cabins:
E64, E65, E66, E67, E68, E69, E70, E71, E72, E73

Available On Decks:
Empress, Upper, Main, Riviera

Private Balcony Stateroom on Carnival Fascination Size:
185 sq ft.; Balcony: 35 sq ft.

Amenities:
- Two twin beds that convert to a queen private balcony chair and coffee table individual climate control wall-safe closet private bathroom with shower telephone and a 20" flat-screen TV with first-run movies.

Please Note: staterooms with upper births lower beds do not convert to a king when both uppers are in use.
Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms. Guests will be permitted to smoke outside on the balcony.

Wheel Chair Accessible Cabins:
U224

Available On Decks:
Empress, Upper, Main

Junior Suite (obstructed view) on Carnival Fascination Size:
220 sq ft.; Balcony: 30 sq ft.

Amenities:
- A private balcony with obstructed views two twin beds that convert to a king size bed sitting area that consists of a sofa (single sofa-bed) chair and coffee table private bathroom with shower marble counter tops telephone refrigerator (un-stocked) individual climate control wall safe and a 20" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms. Guests will be permitted to smoke outside on the balcony.

Available On Decks:
Verandah

Extended Balcony Grand Suite on Carnival Fascination Size:
330 sq ft.; Balcony: 115 sq ft.

Amenities:
- A large private balcony two twin beds that convert to a king size bed sitting area the consists of a sofa arm chairs and a coffee table private bathroom with jacuzzi tub and shower marble counter tops individual climate control walk-in closet with wall safe telephone refrigerator (un-stocked) and a 26" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms. Guests will be permitted to smoke outside on the balcony.

Available On Decks:
Upper

Aft-View Extended Balcony on Carnival Fascination Size:
185 sq ft.; Balcony: 55 sq ft.

Amenities:
- Two twin beds that convert to a queen private extended balcony with aft-view chair and coffee table individual climate control wall-safe closet private bathroom with shower telephone and a 20" flat-screen TV with first-run movies.

Please Note: staterooms with upper births lower beds do not convert to a king when both uppers are in use.
Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms. Guests will be permitted to smoke outside on the balcony.

Available On Decks:
Empress, Upper

Junior Suite on Carnival Fascination Size:
220 sq ft.; Balcony: 30 sq ft.

Amenities:
- A private balcony two twin beds that convert to a king size bed sitting area that consists of a sofa (single sofa-bed) chair and coffee table private bathroom with shower marble counter tops telephone refrigerator (un-stocked) individual climate control wall safe and a 20" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms. Guests will be permitted to smoke outside on the balcony.

Available On Decks:
Verandah

Grand Suite on Carnival Fascination Size:
330 sq ft.; Balcony: 70 sq ft.

Amenities:
- A private balcony two twin beds that convert to a king size bed sitting area the consists of a sofa arm chairs and a coffee table private bathroom with jacuzzi tub and shower marble counter tops individual climate control walk-in closet with wall safe telephone refrigerator (un-stocked) and a 26" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms. Guests will be permitted to smoke outside on the balcony.

Wheel Chair Accessible Cabins:
U74

Available On Decks:
Upper

Porthole Stateroom on Carnival Fascination Size:
185 sq ft.

Amenities:
- Two twin beds that convert to a king size bed two porthole windows sitting area individual climate control wall safe private bathroom with shower ample drawer and closet space telephone and a 20" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms.

Available On Decks:
Empress, Upper, Main, Riviera

Interior Bunk Bed Stateroom on Carnival Fascination Size:
185 sq ft.

Amenities:
- One upper bed and one lower bed (bunk bed) a sitting area private bathroom with shower telephone and a 20" flat-screen television with an interactive system.

Please Note: Smoking is prohibited in all guests staterooms.

Available On Decks:
Empress, Upper, Riviera

Deck Plans for Carnival Fascination

Carnival Fascination

 

Sun

The Sun Deck features a state-of-the-art jogging track where you can run away from it all and enjoy the best views from the Fascination or hit the greens and try your luck on the 9 hole mini-golf course.

Sun
2 Upper Beds
2 Upper Beds
1 Upper Bed
1 Upper Bed
Twins/King Bed & Double Sofa Bed
Twins/King Bed & Double Sofa Bed
Queen Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Queen Bed & Single Sofa Bed
2 Porthole Windows
2 Porthole Windows
Unisex Wheelchair Accessible Restroom
Unisex Wheelchair Accessible Restroom
Twin Beds Don't Convert to King
Twin Beds Don't Convert to King
Twin Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Twin Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Twins/King Bed & Single Convertible Sofa
Twins/King Bed & Single Convertible Sofa
Twins/King & Upper Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Twins/King & Upper Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Queen Bed
Queen Bed
Queen & Upper Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Queen & Upper Bed & Single Sofa Bed
Connecting Staterooms
Connecting Staterooms
Twin/King Bed & Single Sofa & 2 Upper Beds
Twin/King Bed & Single Sofa & 2 Upper Beds
Wheelchair Accessible Stateroom
Wheelchair Accessible Stateroom
Obstructed View
Obstructed View

Dining

Your Time Dining on Carnival Fascination Dine in the main dining room anytime between 5:45 and 9:30 PM. Guests are usually seated within 20 minutes on a first-come, first-serve basis, depending on party size. Parties of 10 or more may need to be accommodated at different tables.

Seating Times: 5:45 - 9:30 PM.
Dress: We suggest smart casual dress attire. On formal evenings, formal attire is required. Shorts and swimwear are not permitted.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservations required.

Imagination & Sensation Dining Rooms on Carnival Fascination Enjoy delicious international cuisine served by attentive staff in these two elegant main dining rooms.

Seating Times: Breakfast: 7:45-9 AM; Lunch: Noon to 1:30 PM; Dinner: Early: 5:45-6:15 PM or Late: 8-8:30 PM.
Dress: We suggest smart casual dress attire. On formal evenings, formal dress is required. Shorts and swimwear are not permitted.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
Reservations required.

This exclusive dining event for 12 lucky guests features a multi-course dinner hosted by one of Carnival's master chefs. The evening includes a private cocktail reception, a tour of the galley led by the chef, and a sumptuous dinner in a non-traditional dining venue, such as the gallery or the library. (Dining location depends on the vessel.)

Seating Times: TBA
Dress: We suggest formal attire.
Costs: $75 per dining guest; the fee does not include specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks which are offered at current bar menu prices.
Reservations are required and need to be made onboard at the ship's guest service desk.

Coconut Grove Bar & Grill on Carnival Fascination This casual tropical-theme café features a wide variety of delicious cuisine.

Seating Times: 7 AM to midnight.
Dress: We suggest casual attire.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservation required.

Mongolian Wok on Carnival Fascination Indulge your craving for Asian fare at this design-your-own-stir-fry bar. Experienced chefs man the woks while you choose your preferred noodles, veggies, meat and sauce.

Seating Times: Late morning to early evening; check onboard for exact hours of operation.
Dress: Always casual attire.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservations required.

Sushi Bar on Carnival Fascination Watch the sushi chef prepare fresh Nigiri salmon, California rolls, Nigiri Toro, and other delicious Japanese delicacies for your enjoyment. Then grab some chopsticks and sample these colorful creations.

Seating Times: Open nightly prior to dinner.
Dress: Casual attire.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservation required.

The Taste Bar on Carnival Fascination Sample complimentary bite-sized appetizers before dinner for a taste of flavors that await at the ship's most popular dining venues.

Seating Times: Check onboard for hours of operation.
Dress: Always casual attire.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservations required.

Stop by for a warm delicious slice of pizza any time, day or night.

Seating Times: Open 24 hours.
Dress: We suggest casual attire.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservation required.

Conveniently located poolside, this snack bar serves freshly made sandwiches, salads, and desserts.

Seating Times: Noon to 6 PM.
Dress: Always Casual.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.
No reservations required.

Café on the Way on Carnival Fascination Enjoy a freshly brewed cup of coffee, as well as a tempting selection of cakes, cookies and pastries at this charming cafe.

Seating Times: Check onboard for times.
Dress: We suggest casual attire.
Costs: There's a nominal fee for all items sold at the café.
No reservations required.

Room Service on Carnival Fascination Nobody goes to bed hungry aboard Carnival ships. No matter what time your appetite catches up with you, complimentary and cheerful stateroom service is just a phone call away.

Seating Times: Available 24 hours.
Dress: No dress code.
Costs: No cost. Specialty beverages, beer, wine, and soft drinks are offered at current bar menu prices.

Entertainment

Art Gallery on Carnival Fascination Deck: Lido
Type: Other
Description: Browse the diverse and stunning array of fabulous artwork.

Camp Carnival on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Kids Zone
Description: From finger painting to cartoon time, the little ones will have a blast at this supervised camp for kids ages 2-11.

Casino Royale on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Gaming
Description: Play like a pro - Try your hand at poker, blackjack, roulette, craps and more. This is just a sampling of the games at Casino Royale. It's your turn...show 'em what you got.

Circle C on Carnival Fascination Deck: Verandah
Type: Kids Zone
Description: One of the coolest spots on board is Circle C and it's just for kids 12-14... video games, dance parties, late night movies, Karaoke and more. What could be more fun?

Club O2 on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Kids Zone
Description: We know just what teenagers 15-17 like... Music, video games, new friends and BIG fun - Club O2s got it; the perfect round-the-clock' hangout full of funtastic things to do.

Fascination Atrium on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sun
Type: Other
Description:

Fascination Atrium on Carnival Fascination Deck: Verandah
Type: Other
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Fascination Atrium on Carnival Fascination Deck: Lido
Type: Other
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Fascination Atrium on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Other
Description:

Formalities on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Other
Description: Rent your formal wear here.

Hollywood Boulevard on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Shop
Description:

Internet Cafe on Carnival Fascination Deck: Lido
Type: Other
Description: Send friends and family a quick email and don't forget to include a picture. They'll be so jealous.

Library on Carnival Fascination Deck: Verandah
Type: Other
Description: Catch up on your reading, write family and friends back home or stimulate your brain with a game of Chess, Checkers, or Scrabble in the Library.

Palace Main Lounge on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Entertainment
Description: Choose a great seat and check out a spectacular stage show full of music, dancing, lights and costumes that could rival any Broadway performance.

Palace Main Lounge on Carnival Fascination Deck: Verandah
Type: Entertainment
Description: Choose a great seat and check out a spectacular stage show full of music, dancing, lights and costumes that could rival any Broadway performance.

Passage To India Lounge on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Bar
Description:

Photo Gallery on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Shop
Description: The photo gallery is loaded with some of your best Fun Ship moments. Pick your favorites; then take home your fondest and most fun memories.

Resort Style Pool on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sun
Type: Pool
Description: Think palm trees, a cool breeze and relaxing with your favorite drink in your hand. Take a swim or just chill out. Nothing says vacation like the new resort-style pools.

Serenity on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Other
Description: Chill out in this kid-free oasis that's the hub of relaxation. Take in the ocean view, hop into one of two hot tubs, or just kick back and chat with friends and enjoy the serenity.

The Fun Shops on Carnival Fascination Deck: Verandah
Type: Shop
Description: Everything from t-shirts to high-end timepieces, trinkets to your favorite spirits (duty-free) - That's what you'll find at the shops of Carnival. Find the perfect Fun Ship gifts for friends, family and yourself.

Video Arcade on Carnival Fascination Deck: Sports
Type: Kids Zone
Description: If you love to play video games we've got just the spot for you - no matter your age. Check out The Warehouse video arcade, which is equipped with the latest high tech games.

Tips for Carnival Fascination

Take a snorkeling tour in the Bahamas....I do not like water I can't see through but I overcame my fear and it was the best experience ever!!!! Just make sure you purchase an underwater camera so you can capture all of the beauty

We enjoyed being pampered for breakfast, lunch and dinner in the dinning rooms!

Have sailed on Fascination three times now. The food is delicious, staff wonderful and had a great experience. It is not the newest or biggest ship but we enjoy smaller venues. The ship was not full and just made for better experience-no lines, free chairs, etc. Would recommend the Gospel Fest

If you like quiet and lack of movement, stay on the lowest deck, in the middle away from the elevators.

Go to the Lido deck for meals they had a lot of of food, and every meal was a variety that all could chose from. The hours that they were open was great, we were able to get food almost 24 hours a day. There was always fresh fruit and ice cream and lost of different deserts depending on your taste

In Nassau, shop on the side streets not the Straw Market, you'll save a lot.

We did enjoy the slide. Seemed that the crew was not orginized or just tired. Food and bar staff at times was snappy.

Go to the grill early for lunch, the lines get long

Enjoyed some time on the Serenity Deck. It was very peaceful.

Ask for Wayman, he is the best!

Taking our luggage off self service in the morning was much faster than putting it out the night before. We did have to carry it down one flight of stairs but it made for quicker debarking at the end of the cruise, we'll definitely self service from now on.

See my comments from earlier about changing the kids club ages. This was a clean ship. I would recommend it to anyone! Spring Break was a great time to go with families. Not to many crowds. 50% kids on board so not to many partying adults to deal with. I felt kids were safe and supervised even when I wasn't around. I would like to suggest bringing or having Carnival provide walkie talkies the next time we go. The only thing I didn't like was not being able to communicate with my kids when I wanted to. I will brind post--it notes for the doors next time too! We were in a separate room from our kids. I would also like to suggest having guest services create a key for mom and dad to have for their kids room to be able to check on them. I didn't to this, but I will next time for sure. I couldn't locate my daughter one evening because she was sleeping in her room the whole time and I did not have a key to get in.

If you want privacy, but still want the ocean air and some sun, spend the extra money for a balcony!! We wish we had!!!!

Get to the Serenity area early, or you won't get a chair! If you are hungry, order more than one portion from the dining room restaurant, it's included. Try something new!

As for Nassau, you had better plan whether to go ahead of time.

Quality of food was poor

Lido deck had plenty of choices for lunch. Breakfast was also good but if you want to Chang it up we went to the dinning room a few mornings for breakfast. Buy a large cold drink cup when you get on board so you can fill it up with ice and your favorite cold beverage to go to the pool. Free refills!

Different kinds of cuisines .

The at sea brunch in the non formal dining room is great.

Eat at the Mongolian Wok, simply amazing. And you do not have to book an excursion through Carnival. Save your money and there are plenty of things to do when you are on the islands.

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