Carnival Ecstasy Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

Contributor Level: Purser

7+ cruises


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2 out of 5

Great staff, for the most part

Sail Date: October 21, 2013

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

I've done 7 cruises now and this was the worst. It was like a training ship. Food was adequate but cold and the soups were thin. The entertainment, shows, were adequate but very few and far apart. Guest desk staffed with at least one person who didn't seem to care. On shore guest counter attendant either misinformed or outright lying. Ship communications with passangers very sparse. They had movies and shows that weren't clearly announced. Changes were made in library hours without notice, etc., etc. Just a poor experience overall.

The staff overall was great. The room stewards and the restaurant waiters were terriffic. But other than that, we were dissappointed. I won't soon be going anywhere with Carnival.

Food and Dining
See earlier description.
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
For the most part. See earlier comment.
Children's Programs NA
Onboard Activities
Destinations and Excursions


Use Lido deck for breakfast. Food was quick, good and hot. Restaurant breakfast was good but slow.

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