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Carnival Conquest Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: July 16, 2016
Ship: Carnival Conquest
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 1106
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 1 year ago

The Ship (Conquest) was clean and maintained
The Food (Buffet) was Hot and Fresh
Restaurant / Dinner Service was mixed but mostly very good
Meal selection was very good, Steak Med-Rare was always very rare
Getting off at ports not bad / Getting back on was mixed, not organized...
Offered Excursions Descriptions NOT Exactly Accurate - Somewhat Misleading
Ie. - 4.5 Rainforest Horseback Riding: San Juan PR
Wait for transportation...
45 minute ride to location

1/2 hr + getting everyone on a horse

45 minute trail ride in to the "Woods"

1/2 hr relax @ babbling brook coming down from Rainforest on Mountain

45 minute trail ride back to stables

45 minute transportation back to ship...

Could see what was possibly a Rainforest on the mountain tops but never saw anything remotely close to what I anticipated
Not a bad trail ride if the cruise group was smaller / broken up

D.R. Amber Cove Port very nice, clean and well maintained

1/2 miles from the port... YIKES! Extreme Poverty, Trash Everywhere!
JUST Because you are Poor doesn't mean you Have to live like a Pig...
Bus To The Beach was Okay...
Beach was, well a Beach, Nothing Special


Carnival NEEDS To VET Some of the Excursions and Accurately describe what is offered

Had a 2 tank boat dive on Grand Turks with Oais
Good Guides, Nice Dives

Had a 2 tank beach dive on St. Thomas, 
Not offered by excursions, Only offer Discovery Dive
Self booked with Coki Dive
Very nice beach dive(s)

Overall the experience was very pleasurable

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
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