Not so great!

Carnival Dream Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Sail Date: November 01, 2011
Ship: Carnival Dream
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Family (older children)
Reviewed: 6 years ago

I was looking forward to sailing on one of Carnival's newer bigger ships, but now I wish I had chose another one. The food was not so good and the staff was unfriendly. The bartenders and casino workers were pretty nice.

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
Food in the dining room was average but in the buffet area it was pretty bad. I was afraid to use the salad dressing as they kept it out on the counter and NO ice or any to keep it cold. Same way they did the mayo out on the burger ice.


3 out of 5
Most of the shows were pretty good, especially the dream force.

Service and Staff

1 out of 5
This is the first Carnival ship that I experienced rude and not very friendly staff. If you needed help with something they acted like you were bothering them, even when they were not busy. It just seemed like the staff didn't have their act together.

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Layout is really confusing and I am a frequent cruiser. This ship just didn't live up to even Carnival's older ships.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
No compalints about the stateroom.....the stewards always live up to my expectations.

Pros: The Fun force team dancers

Cons: The layout of the ship is awful, especially for the handicap.

Recommends Carnival Dream? No.

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