Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

2-3 cruises


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3 out of 5

Not Bad, Not Great

Sail Date: May 31, 2008

Reviewed: 9 years ago

Traveled As: Large Group

Room Type: Inside

The ship was older, however it was in good shape. The state rooms were well kept, clean and more than large enough. However, for such a large ship it was WAY too crowded. It seems like there were lines everywhere, halls, public areas always crowded and the noise was a bit too much!! The picture taking by the Carnival staff got to be a little too much and saying no didn't seem to work.
We took the cruise with my parents, and our two children so over all it was a decent trip, it wasn't bad but not great either.

Pros: The Service and Shows

Cons: Over crowded and Food

Recommends Carnival Ecstasy? Yes!

Ship Quality
Ship was nice, clean and well kept up.
Food and Dining
Food was average, not the best but not the worst either. I think the dining room food should have been a little better with a little more selection.
Cabin / Stateroom
Shows were fantastic, excellent talent!
Service and Staff
Our dining room waiter was fantastic, very friendly and great service. The room attendant was always friendly and over all the entire ships staff was very friendly.
Cozumel, Mexico
We loved it, we took two shore trips (stingray adventure and the horseback riding) and had a great time, even though the weather was a little over cast and drizzle.
Progreso (Merida), Mexico
We did the Progreso beach resort and it was very nice. Good food, service and beach.

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