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Carnival Breeze Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Contributor Level: Third Mate
Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
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8 Night Southern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 16, 2013
Ship: Carnival Breeze
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: 9385
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 5 years ago
This was our third or fourth Carnival Cruise and we see Carnival cutting corners. The quality of the food and food service was not nearly as good as on prior cruises. The entertainment was third rate. The only really entertaining evening was the juggler. We had seen the exact same show on our prior cruise on the glory and he was very entertaining. The rest of the entertainment was not so great. Even though this was a new ship, we found the cabins to be smaller than in our prior experience. I don't think that we will sail Carnival again.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
The worst food experience we have ever had on all of our prior cruises

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
We found ourselves looking for things to do.


1 out of 5
Except for the juggler, the rest of the entertainment was third rate

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
My daughters went the first night and not at all after that

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
stateroom stewards were good but dining staff not so good. On prior cruises we developed a very positive experience with our dining staff. This time was not so much. Our waiter did not engage with us at all. He asked us where we were from on the very last night of the cruise and made no prior attempts to know us

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
ship was new but smaller than we had expected

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
felt smaller than on prior cruises
3 out of 5
1 out of 5
Too poor.
5 out of 5
5 out of 5
We likes Aruba a lot but the tour we picked turned out to be a dud. It was suppoed to include 90 minutes at the Beach and when we got there, the Beach was not great and they kicked us off the chairs that the tour guide told us we could purchase for the day. So we were sitting on the sand at a crumby beach
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