Carnival Destiny - Feb 16-20, 2012

Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28 Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
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4 Night Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 16, 2012
Ship: Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 6 years ago
This is a big ship. There is a lot to see and do.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
The food was fine. Breakfast was a standard-type buffet. Lunch could be either burgers & dogs or you could go to the dining room for something better. Dinner was very nice as they had an "everyday" menu next to a daily special menu. No, it's not four star, but it was very nice, served quickly & hot, and the service was very personable.


3 out of 5
We saw a comic...ok, but not great. Went to two shows in the big auditorium. Well done, especially in consideration of the venue.

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
The kids activities were just ok, but this may have been because our kid wanted to stay with us the whole time and pushed back on being left in camp.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The crew went out of the way to make sure you were remembered and welcomed. While I know it is a skill/system, it still felt wonderful.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Get the balcony. Very clean and quick attention.

Pros: A balcony room is a must!!!

Cons: Time in port is too short.

Recommends Carnival Destiny (RETIRED) 28? Yes!

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