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Carnival Paradise

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Price: $     Size: L     Refurbished: 3 yrs ago    

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Loved the Paradise

lindalong213 reviewed 16 hours ago

What people said about this ship:

"Our waitress in the main dining room was quite possibly the best I have ever had." in 88 reviews.

"Will not travel on this ship again although our other Carnival cruises were good." in 41 reviews.

"Poor dining room service, poor food, small pool half taken up by water slide." in 29 reviews.



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sjbrawer
Purser

Traveled As:
Family w/older children

Room Type:
Oceanview

Experience:
4-6 cruises

5 star
5 star
5 star
5 star
5 star

My 4th cruise..my honeys first.

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Paradise | Sail Date: Aug 14, 2014

Service was excellent...room steward...bar staff...dining room staff all very accommodating. Comedy shows and the dance show were very entertaining. The weather was perfect. We had a great time in Cozumel.

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Aliki
Purser

Traveled As:
Couple

Room Type:
Inside

Experience:
4-6 cruises

5 star
5 star
5 star
5 star
5 star

Can't wait to sail again!

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Paradise | Sail Date: Sep 29, 2014

Our great cruise getaway started with our agent Chris who was very knowledgeable and efficient. He also gave us some good tips to make our trip even better. The ship itself was excellent, very clean and the cabin and bedding very comfortable. All the staff was friendly and fun The pool servers were so efficient. The food delicious . Our dining room servers Dennis and Lala were excetional. The entertainment was great and I especially liked the innovative and colorful costumes. The Comedy club was hilarious. This is a young fun cruise with a laid back tropical atmosphere. Thanks again Carnival!

PS there were some very trashy girls who were provocative and inappropriate. They must have thought they were on the girls gone wild! Kudos to all the staff and security for dealing with them appropriately.

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Traveled As:
Couple

Room Type:
Oceanview

Experience:
7+ cruises

1 star
empty star
empty star
empty star
empty star

worst cruise ever

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Paradise | Sail Date: Sep 11, 2014

We did this cruise 2 years ago and loved it so we booked it again. Big mistake, food choice was half on what the first trip was. Entertainment was almost non existent. Ship is going in for a total remodel in feb,I guess they are just going through the motions for now

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Traveled As:
Couple

Room Type:
Suite

Experience:
4-6 cruises

2 star
2 star
empty star
empty star
empty star

Ehhh...

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Paradise | Sail Date: Sep 01, 2014

This will definitely be our last cruise with Carnival.  Very disappointed in the food, entertainment, and the bartenders', waiters' and hostess' friendliness.  We had a suite/cabin with a balcony that overlooked a lifeboat.

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Traveled As:
Couple

Room Type:
Oceanview

Experience:
2-3 cruises

4 star
4 star
4 star
4 star
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July 4th Cruise

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Carnival Paradise | Sail Date: Jul 03, 2014

Every employee that we associated with was very polite and courtious, all services were prompt and timely! I cant compare it to any other ship because I have only been on three cruises and all were on Carnival!

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Popular Tips for Carnival Paradise


eat all you see try new things

Don't miss out on the brunches in the dining room; ask for a window seat.

DawgsCruiser
Third Mate

Go early before everyone wakes up for breakfast and avoid the wait. Book the early dinner. The pizza was very good along with the omelets and sandwiches.

Roll Calls


Carnival Paradise
18
Members on Cruise

5 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)

Sail Date: Nov 29, 2014
Ship Name: Carnival Paradise
18 Ship Mate app members

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Carnival Paradise
18
Members on Cruise

5 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)

Sail Date: Nov 01, 2014
Ship Name: Carnival Paradise
BrendanL
+ 17 Ship Mate app members

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Carnival Paradise
17
Members on Cruise

5 Night Western Caribbean (Tampa Roundtrip)

Sail Date: Dec 08, 2014
Ship Name: Carnival Paradise
Hatman
+ 16 Ship Mate app members

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