Not a good cruise

Carnival Conquest Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Eastern Caribbean (New Orleans Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 03, 2013
Ship: Carnival Conquest
Cabin Type: Oceanview
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 5 years ago
Some one forgot to tell us to bring a jacket, hoodie or sweater on this cruise as most passengers were freezing on the Conquest the entire 7 days. They could have saved a lot of money by turning up the air conditioning.The comforters on the beds were too heavy and with just a sheet one was cold. They need to have an insulated cotton blanket available in each suite. This ship is difficult to navigate. It took us three days to feel comfortable and able to find our way around the ship. I don't advise any person to take Carnival cruise unless you are a party, drinking person. There's not much to do for people who don't party and drink. We read three books on this cruise. The shows were geared to the younger generation and we left several shows after 15 minutes. We really enjoyed our shore excursions. Book these on line before you go on a cruise & you will save money. It seems like all cruise ships dollar you to death for everything. It's not fun cruising any more because nothing is free on a cruise ship. Some of the ships staff were not friendly and acted like they hated their jobs.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5


1 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship Tip

Always book the early dining time and get there early so you don't have to wait in line. Always check the menu for the day and if you don't like what they are serving head to Lido Buffet. After a week of the same fruits and veggies a hamburger is wonderful!!

5 out of 5
Get there no later than 11:00 a.m.
5 out of 5
Book excursion in advance, pricy place
5 out of 5
Interesting bus tour of city
5 out of 5
Be prepared for pricy food in Nassau
Was this review helpful? 4

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Other Reviews Of This Sailing

* is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top