Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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2-3 cruises


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3 out of 5

The cruise was better than expected!!!

Sail Date: April 04, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Family w/older children

Room Type: Oceanview

The ship was decorated tastefully. It was not gawdy or tacky. I feel they do a good job with the upkeep of the ship.

Pros: The ports and food.

Cons: So many people!

Recommends Carnival Destiny (RETIRED)? Yes!

Ship Quality
I wish they had more entertainment in the evening. However, the entertainment was very good! The games were great.
Children's Programs
My kids loved the program - however, my 12 year old son would have liked to have seen more activities earlier in the day - otherwise I would have rated excellent.
Food and Dining
I was never disappointed with the variety and quality of the food. My 15 year old son who is extremely fussy tried new foods and loved them all.
Cabin / Stateroom
The cabins were clean. The beds were comfortable. The condition of the stateroom was very good.
Service and Staff
I found the staff to be very accommodating. Our room steward was fantastic! He always took care of our needs very quickly. They came in at least twice a day to clean. The cruise director was a blast!!! Great sense of humor!!
Grand Turk Island
Would have loved to have spent more time there. Oh well - I guess we have to go back there again.
Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)
Beautiful - Carnival thought of every detail. It was wonderful.
Nassau, Bahamas
We went to Blue Lagoon just for the beach day. I wouldn't recommend going unless you go to the dolphin encounter and/or you have children. My kids loved it. It was just ok for husband and I.

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