Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

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2 out of 5

Poor and Inadequate Food and Setup, and Lack of Caribbean Music

Sail Date: July 06, 2013

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Traveled As: Large Group

Room Type: Balcony

Did not like long lines at the buffet. Buffet closed too early and nothing was available after about 4:00 except pizza and sandwiches, which had long, long lines. Dinner menu for children never changed, which was a boring menu. Peanut butter sandwiches, pizza, hot dogs??Give me a break! Also, the grill menu by the pool never changed The same thing every day. I actually lost weight during this cruise, which is a first. Cruises are known for a variety of good, available good food. I had no such experience. I have been on many cruises on other ships, and have never experienced long lines for the buffet out of the door and down the hall waiting for food.

I think that since this was a Caribbean cruise, that there should at least have been Caribbean music on board. A steel band or something, to get the feel of where we're headed. All that was played on deck was DJ music. What a disappointment.
Ship Quality
Food and Dining
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Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
There was only ONE show for the entire 5 day cruise
Children's Programs Did not participate
Onboard Activities
Destinations and Excursions


The water park for kids was great.

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