Carnival Conquest to Southern Caribbean

Carnival Conquest Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 20

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Verified Review
8 Night Southern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 13, 2015
Ship: Carnival Conquest
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: 2201
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

Overall had a great time. The ship was nice, the service was EXCELLENT especially in the dining room. Main dining room meals were very good, buffets were only so-so. But many other dining options so there was something for everyone. As for the ports, Grand Turk and LaRomana Dominican Republic were a waste of time for us. Too much in-your-face pushy vendors in Dom.Rep.

Maybe if we had done water-based excursions we would have liked those places.

Curacao and Aruba were fun.

Most of the on-board activities involved drinking or gambling in various bars or lounges. The pools were PACKED with drinkers so it was basically a booze cruise atmosphere by the pools so we avoided those areas. Really liked the night Dive In Movies by the pool.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Dining room, great...buffets, not so much

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
For non drinkers and gamblers, wish there were more activities like movies or classes on Sea Days


3 out of 5
Singers were excellent

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Dining staff went out of their way to make the cruise WONDERFUL. It was the best part of the whole cruise!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Staff were constantly cleaning and making things spotless.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
When we saw BUNK beds we pictured one top and one below. It was two separate beds in 2 separate areas which was better.

Ship Tip

Be sure to take along extra medications like cough syrup etc. We both caught a cold and the Duty Free shop on board wanted $18 for a small 6oz bottle of Nyquil that you can get at Walmart for $7. That was a total ripoff. I refused to pay and suffered with my cough for 2 days.

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